PhD Scholarships


Under the UCD College of Social Sciences and Law Graduate Research Scholarship scheme, PhD scholarships are being offered across all Schools in the College for the 2017/18 academic year. 

These awards are intended to underline both the College and University's commitment to the pursuit of excellence in research, graduate education and training. The overall aim of the scheme is to attract graduates of the highest academic standards to participate in and expand School-based structured PhD programmes in the College.

Each of the scholarships offers the successful applicant a fee waiver at the EU fee rate for a period of up to four years.

Please note that the deadline for receipt of applications and the terms and conditions vary by School. Click on the School links below to find further information for each School.

Scholarships are also available for the following UCD College of Social Sciences and Law Graduate School programmes:


University-Level Scholarships

University College Dublin offers an extensive range of Scholarships to prospective students and current students at both undergraduate and graduate level. The UCD Scholarships pages details the array of scholarships available to students at University level.