Single Honours programme
*You must take a minor subject in Year 1. Learn more about minor subjects in Single Honours.
Honours Select programmes
You can also take Irish Studies as a minor (25%), joint (50%) or major (75%) subject as part of an Honours Select degree. Learn more.
As a student of Irish Studies, you can apply for work placement scholarships in Ireland and elsewhere.
Staff take time to get to know each and every one of their students and help them along their career path. In my third year of study I was encouraged to apply for the prestigious Washington Ireland Programme. With their support I won a place and completed a six-month program that focussed on personal and professional development.- Maev McDaid, former undergraduate and postgraduate student
To support your learning, our Institute Library has many rare books, political papers and periodicals. We also attract high profile guest speakers and we encourage our students to participate in guest lectures and seminars. Guest speakers have included three Irish presidents and renowned Irish authors. Learn more on our News and Events pages.