Postgraduate Courses

We currently offer approximately 200 postgraduate courses at certificate, diploma, masters and doctoral level and we introduce new courses annually. Our course a-z listings and the online application forms are available here.


Prospective Students who wish to request a copy of the prospectus by post can do so by e-mailing the Academic Registry ( with their name and postal address. You can aslo view our online prospectus here

Postgraduate Operations teams provide information about application procedures and admission requirements, as well as course information to both EU and non-EU students. All of this information, and much more, is available on the Study At Trinity website.

You will find our Taught Masters and Doctoral Programmes on offer at Trinity College Dublin here

How to Apply

We welcome applications for taught and research programmes throughout the year and detailed information on how to apply can be found here. The posgraduate admissions team and the academic registry can assist with enquries during the application process and they are contactable at or on + 535 1 896 4500. Applications to all of our postgraduate courses must be made online through the online application forms which are availbe on the course webpages.

Research Register

All postgraduate students who are undertaking a research degree in Trinity College Dublin are deemed to be on the research register. The specific degrees which fall into the research degree category are as follows:

  • M.Litt
  • M.Sc (by research)
  • Ph.D
  • M.D.
  • M.A.I.

The regulations which govern students admission to, progression on, and examination on the research register are available in the University of Dublin Calendar Part III and all prospective and current students are strongly recommended to familiarise themselves with these.

Students who undertake a research project or dissertation as part of a taught postgraduate course (M.Phil; M.Sc) are not deemed to be on the research register and the regulations pertaining to taught postgraduate students apply to them.

For any additional queries on research admissions please contact

Taught Masters and Doctoral Programmes

Here you will find our Taught Masters and Doctoral Programmes on offer at Trinity College Dublin