Detailed information about selected course/program
EU code
14.8 - Development Studies
Mobility
3 - PhD
Location
University College Dublin, Ireland
Subject
Ph.D. in Quantitative Social Sciences
Course/Program
This programme has a focus on training students through structured courses and seminars to allow them perform basic research in the quantitative social sciences under the supervision of UCD and TCD.
Language
English
Language requirements
All applicants must submit a recent English Language Test certificate (less than two years old); 600 Toefl or overall 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version. See the link below for a full list of other recognised Language Tests and acceptable scores. If applicants do not have an English Language Test certificate, they must submit proof of registration to an upcoming test (result must be available by the 24th of January 2014). https://myucd.ucd.ie/admission/english_requirement.ezc?pageID=1415
Academic requirements
A high standard in a Masters degree in Economics, Political Science, or another Masters degree that has strong theoretical and quantitative content.
Max available positions
3
Information
The Graduate Programme for the Quantitative Social Sciences is a ground-breaking inter-institutional, inter-disciplinary approach to providing advanced, high-quality training for graduate education in the quantitative social sciences. With a focus on training students through structured courses and seminars to allow them perform basic research in the quantitative social sciences under the supervision of the Chairs in the UCD Geary Institute.
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Duration
34 months between Sep 1 2014 and May 31 2017
Contact person
Prof. Patrick Paul Walsh (erasmusmundus@ucd.ie )
Additional information
Visits must be justified on the basis of research collaboration with staff in UCD. Please include a detailed explanation of your area of interest to allow us to best assess your application and match you to the most appropriate academic or research unit. For additional information please email the Erasmus Mundus Co-ordinator erasmusmundus@ucd.ie