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  • MPhil Scholarship
    The Philosophy Department is delighted to announce that a €5000 scholarship is available for our new MPhil course starting in September 2016. The award will be given to the best qualified candidate who has been accepted on the programme by June 15th 2016. All applicants are eligible and no special application process is required. For further details contact Prof Paul O'Grady (
  • School participates in Trinity Week 2016 University Challenge
    School of Social Sciences and Philosophy’s Team comes 4th in University Challenge event chaired by Brian Dobson. Participants included Head of School (Prof Gail McElroy), Head of Economics (Prof Francis O’Toole), Head of Philosophy (Prof Paul O’Grady) and Head of Administration (Ms Olive Donnelly) and Economics academic (Prof Paul Scanlon).
  • 2016 Trinity Scholars
    The Department congratulates the four undergraduate students of Political Science elected as Scholars on 11 April 2016: Samuel Michael Browne (History and Political Science), Sophie Donnelly (PPES), Anna Katariina Kylkilahti (BESS) and Christopher McMahon (Law and Political Science). Christopher McMahon is the inaugural winner of the Ronald J Hill prize awarded annually for performance in Schol in honour of Professor Ron Hill, a distinguished member of the department from 1969 to 2007.

In The Spotlight

front gateNew Masters Programmes for 2016

Applications are now being accepted for two new Masters programmes which start in autumn 2016.

Last updated 24 February 2016 School Administrator (Email).