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European University Institute - Presentation at UCC

A presentation of EUI PhD programmes in Economics, History & Civilisation, Law and Political & Social Sciences (European University Institute, Florence) .

The European University Institute is organising a presentation at UCC to introduce its Doctoral Programme for the academic year 2015/2016. The presentation will take place at Brookfield Health Science Complex, in Room 302 on 6 November 2014, at 3:00 PM. Professor Brigid Laffan, Director of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies and Director of the Global Governance Programme at the EUI, will present PhD programmes in Economics, History and Civilization, Law and Political and Social Sciences. After the presentation, refreshments will be served at Brookfield Café, on the basement level at the Brookfield Health Sciences Complex.

The EUI is a unique academic institution with one of the world’s largest doctoral and postdoctoral programmes in the social sciences. The EUI intellectual community is comprised of more than 1000 scholars from over 60 countries. Located in Florence, Italy, the EUI offers a structured doctoral programme with excellent supervision and opportunities to participate in cutting-edge research that transcends national academic traditions. Since its establishment 40 years ago, the Institute has been committed to fostering the advancement of research in fields which are of particular interest for the development of Europe. The EUI promotes interdisciplinary research and provides training to prepare its graduates with the theoretical and applied skills needed for successful careers in leading universities, research-oriented organisations, international organisations and government agencies. The Institute is looking for highly motivated and qualified researchers to further complement the already outstanding quality of our current scholars. Grants for doctoral candidates are available; last year 158 grants were on offer for successful candidates.

If you are interested in furthering your education with a doctoral degree in the field of social sciences, this presentation provides the chance for you to find out more about the EUI’s Ph.D. Programme. Please refer to to the EUI website for further details regarding the application requirements, grants and eligibility The deadline for submitting applications for the academic year 2015/2016 is 31 January 2015. The online applications will open by the end of October 2014. To register for the event, fill out the form available at the Doctoral Programme Presentations page on the EUI website or contact the EUI at the following address:

Category: Student Events: Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Time: 3.00pm
Location: Brookfield Health Complex Room 302
Target Audience: All welcome
Admission Price: € FREE
Contact: Katherine McGarry
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