For anyone who might be considering a return to academia to obtain a PhD:
The School of Information & Communication Studies, UCD is currently offering PhD Scholarships. The total value of the scholarship will be equivalent to the EU fee rate and an annual stipend of €10,000 for a period of up to three years. Non-EU students may be offered the scholarship at EU rate and apply the stipend to make of the difference between the EU and the Non-EU tuition rate. Student levy is not included.
Most full-time PhDs in UCD Social Science complete in 3-4 years. Any applicant that submits an application to the full time PhD programme (code W139) on the UCD Online Applications system by May 15th 2017, will be considered for the iSchool PhD Scholarship.
Our School has strengths in the areas of:
Digital Curation and Digital Heritage
Information and Digital Literacy
Human Computer Interaction and Informatics
Communication with and through Technology
Critical Information Studies
Data and Society
Please the link below for more information
Closing date for applications is May 15th 2017.