UCD School of Economics offers scholarships for postgraduate study at both Masters and PhD level.

MSc Scholarships

Scholarships are available to reduce or waive fees for applicants to our MSc programmes.

  • For current and former UCD Economics students, see here for details of our merit-based scholarship scheme.
  • For other EU students, see here for details of our merit-based scholarship scheme.
  • For students in receipt of a SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland) grant, see here for details of our needs-based scholarship scheme.  
  • For students from outside the EU, UCD’s International Office will assess each applicant on merit and decide on whether a scholarship is to be awarded.  There are also a range of different scholarships schemes for international students. See here.

Students with first-class honours undergraduate degrees can apply to work as undergraduate tutors while studying on our MSc programmes.  Requests to work as an undergraduate tutor from those accepted onto our MSc programmes should be directed to our MSc co-ordinator, Dr Orla Doyle at orla.doyle@ucd.ie .

PhD Scholarships

See here for information on scholarships for PhD students