Irish Studies MRes

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: September 2020
  • Entry requirements: You'll need a 2:1 or above Honours degree in an appropriate area of study.

Fees

Fees cover the cost of your tuition, registration, examinations (but not re-sits) and graduation.

Tuition fees (Home/EU)

The University's tuition fees are normally fixed at yearly intervals and follow Government guidelines on minimum levels. The normal tuition fee for Home/EU postgraduate students (2020 entry, unless otherwise specified) per year are stated below.  Please note that part-time fees are charged at 50% of the full-time fee shown below per year (unless otherwise specified). 

In addition to your tuition fees, you may incur other costs in relation to your studies such as photocopying in the library, buying textbooks and specialist equipment or going on field classes. See our study costs page for full details.

Standard full-time postgraduate fee £5,300 to £12,200
Fee for this course Full-time: £4,327 (2019) Please note this programme has additional costs associated with it dependent upon your choice of a lab or computational/field work based project.

International students

International students are required to pay the full costs of their tuition in the UK with each university setting its own international fees. The University of Liverpool's fees represent excellent value for money for a Russell Group University. Fees for postgraduate research programmes are different than for master's programmes and a full list of fees are available on our International money and scholarships pages. The normal tuition fee for full-time international postgraduate students (2020 entry, unless otherwise specified) per year will be as follows:

International fee for this course Full-time: £16,700 (2019) Please note this programme has additional costs associated with it dependent upon your choice of a lab or computational/field work based project.

Financial Support

If you would like to find out more about funding opportunities for MRes or PhD in the Humanities or Social Science programmes or to discuss applying for them the Institute of Irish Studies would be happy to hear from you. We would like to hear from any student wishing to apply to any major funding body who would like to study with us. We are part of the AHRC's Northwest Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership and the ESRC's Northwest Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership and we support applications to both. Further details can be found at: https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/doctoral-training-programmes/humanities-and-social-sciences/

If you would like to discuss research in the department or require more information please contact Niall Carson, Departmental Lead for Post Graduate Studies: niall.carson@liverpool.ac.uk