1 May 2020 5 pm.


Dublin, Ireland.

(Partially  Funded)


PhD Studentships in History and Geography.

The School of History and Geography at Dublin City University is currently offering two full-time doctoral scholarships,  PhD research in History and Geography covering all tuition fees , and an annual stipend for living expenses of €16,000 pa for up to 4 years subject to satisfactory annual progression.

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The School of History and Geography at Dublin City University, ranked as one of the top 100 universities under 50 as per Times Higher Education, is a research active school in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science.

Research and innovation are key features of the School’s activities.  The School has a strong research track record in Irish and European history, the historical geography of Ireland, urban, social, regional and physical geography and geopolitics.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • History
  1. Irish History (political, social, gender; revolution and revolutionary movements; sport and leisure, religion, crime and punishment etc.).
  2. Environmental History.
  3. History of Science and Medicine.
  4. the history of childhood and youth.
  5. Modern European History (particularly the history of Eastern Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, political thought).
  • Geography
  1. Irish Urban or Rural Historical Geography.
  2. Social Geography.
  3. Irish glacial and fluvial geomorphology.
  4. Irish Water Resources.
  5. Remote Sensing for environmental monitoring and management.
  6. Geopolitics, in particular of the Middle East and North Africa.
  7. Climate change.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

4 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • applicants must have an outstanding profile.
  • applicants must show proficiency in the English language.


  • to know more about English level requirements click here.
  •  Successful candidates will begin their studies in late September 2020 and are normally expected to reside in Ireland for the duration of the program.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially  Funded)

  •  Outstanding candidates will be offered scholarships which cover all tuition fees , and provide an annual stipend for living expenses of €16,000 pa for up to 4 years subject to satisfactory annual progression.

How to Apply

First Step: Make an informal contact with the member of staff whose research area covers your proposed doctoral work. For faculty research interests, click here.

Second Step: download and complete the application form.

Third Step: send completed application form, accompanied by a CV  and Relevant certificates to


  •  Successful candidates will be required to apply formally to be admitted as PhD students by the University.

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