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UCD School of Economics is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2015-16 PhD Scholarship scheme. The overall aim of the scheme is to attract applicants of the highest academic standards to participate in the UCD School of Economics PhD programme and provide them with the training, experience and mentorship necessary to their professional development. These PhD Scholarships will comprise a tax-free annual stipend of €4,000 payable in ten equal monthly instalments plus a fee remission of the scheduled EU fee for the PhD programme Scholarships will normally be awarded for a period of one year in the first instance, normally renewable for up to three years of total funding.  More details here


The School of Economics offers specialised undergraduate programmes with economics as a single or joint major and also offers its own graduate programmes designed for students who wish to follow a career in economics. Many of our graduates have gone on to establish themselves in leading positions in business, finance and government as well as in academic life. UCD School of Economics has an international reputation for excellence in research. Members of the School are highly regarded for the quality of their research which has frequently appeared in leading academic journals such as the American Economic Review, the Economic Journal and the Review of Economics and Statistics. School members have also contributed significantly in recent years to debates about key economic policy issues in Ireland and the European Union.

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