PhD Study at TJI

TJI hosts a lively and dynamic PhD cohort at our Jordanstown and Magee campuses.


PhD opportunities are available each year across a broad range of thematic areas and can be found on the Doctoral College website.

Application timeline

The timetable for the Annual Scholarship competition for 2022 is as follows:

  • Competition opens: 17 December 2021
  • Closing date for online applications: 28 February 2022 at 4.00pm (GMT)
  • Interviews by Faculties: April 2022
  • Letters sent to applicants: by 9 May 2022
  • Studentships commence: September 2022

Resources for your application

Interviews with PhD graduates and candidates

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Dr Aisling Swaine

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Elizabeth Super, PhD Student, Transition Justice Institute

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Deirdre Nelson, PhD Student, Transition Justice Institute

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