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PhD Gaelic and Celtic Studies

AWARD: Distance Learning,PhD
STUDY MODE: Distance Learning,Full-time,On-campus,Part-time
DURATION: 3.5 Years full-time / 7 Years part-time
COURSE LEADER: Abigail Burnyeat
COURSE CONTACT: Abigail Burnyeat ( )


A PhD is a high-level, globally-recognised qualification, rooted in original research, and is rigorous and demanding. Most students are passionate about their area of interest and pursue a PhD as a result of their academic curiosity and desire for research excellence. A PhD in Gaelic and Celtic Studies provides students with an opportunity to undertake research at a professional level in the fields of Gaelic and Celtic Studies, enabling them to pursue their scholarly interests and to develop their skills in formal academic writing, analysis and communication through the medium of Gaelic.


Candidates for the PhD Gaelic and Celtic Studies course work closely with their academic supervisors on a research project they develop together; supervision is available in the areas of:

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