School of Law Scholarship 2018


UCD Sutherland School of Law invites the applications for scholarship for pursuing Doctoral Programme in the field of Law for the session 2018-19


Scholarship Details

No. of Scholarship: The Sutherland School of Law is pleased to offer up to three new doctoral scholarships in law from 2018-2019

Scholarship Award: The scholarships will provide tuition fees at up to the non-EU rate and a yearly stipend of €16,000. The scholarships are tenable for a maximum of four years, renewable each year subject to satisfactory progress


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Eligibility Criteria

Applications are invited from graduates with a degree (normally of a first class or very high 2.1 standard or equivalent)

The degree should either (a) in law or (b) in an interdisciplinary degree in which law was a major component. Holding a Master’s degree in law will normally enhance considerably an applicant’s chances of acceptance on one of PhD Programs


How to Apply

Please Complete an online University Postgraduate application available at by the deadline

Please also send a covering letter explaining why you wish to undertake a PhD, and why you wish to undertake a PhD at UCD School of Law

This letter should be no more than 2 sides of A4 single-spaced and can be sent either as an email attachment to [email protected] or in hard copy to Ms. Niamh McCabe, Graduate Programme Manager, Sutherland School of Law, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

Information for international students contemplating studying at UCD is available at


Important Dates

Closing Date/Time: 31st January 2018 [5pm, Ireland Wednesday)