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Postgraduate study by research and thesis (21 months for a Masters degree and a minimum of 3 years for a Ph.D. degree) is available in most departments. In many cases funding is available for research projects where a stipend and fees would be paid.

Applications are welcome from students wishing to pursue postgraduate research study at Masters and Doctoral levels. Such applicants are strongly advised as a first step to contact the relevant department in which they wish to study.

In addition, postgraduate research students must apply to and be accepted onto the Postgraduate Research Register before commencing their studies. The application form is available from the Graduate Studies Office or by clicking here

To download the CIT Postgraduate Study and Research Handbook 2016, please click here.
If you would like to receive a copy of the handbook by post, please email graduate.school@cit.ie


Please click here to download the Research & Innovation Strategy 2015 - 2016


Arts in Health & Community Practice

MA by Research & PhD

Mr Ed Kuczaj
E-mail: ed.kuczaj@cit.ie


Art & Design Education

MA by Research & PhD

Mr. Albert Walsh
E-mail: albert.walsh@cit.ie


Fine Art & Contemporary Applied Art

MA by Research & PhD

Ms. Trish Brennan
E-mail: trish.brennan@cit.ie


Applied Biology/Biomedical Science

MSc by Research & PhD

Dr Helen O'Shea
E-mail: helen.oshea@cit.ie


Physical Sciences

MSc by Research & PhD

Prof Guillaume Huyet
E-mail: guillaume.huyet@cit.ie


Biomedical Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Keith Bryan


Business Studies

MBus by Research & PhD

Mr Brian McGrath
E-mail: brian.mcgrath@cit.ie



MA by Research & PhD

Prof Margaret Linehan
E-mail: margaret.linehan@cit.ie


Media Communications

MA by Research 

Dr Paul Green
E-mail: paul.green@cit.ie


Chemical and Process Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Mr Noel Duffy
E-mail: noel.duffy@cit.ie


Sustainable Energy Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Chris Gibbons
E-mail: chris.gibbons@cit.ie



MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Garrett O’Sullivan
E-mail: garrett.osullivan@cit.ie


Building Energy & Transport Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Michael J. O'Mahony
E-mail: michael.jomahony@cit.ie



MSc by Research & PhD

Dr Ambrose Furey
E-mail: ambrose.furey@cit.ie


Civil and Structural Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Joseph Harrington
E-mail: joe.harrington@cit.ie



MSc by Research & PhD

Mr Tim Horgan
E-mail: tim.horgan@cit.ie


Electrical and Electronic Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Dr Joe Connell
E-mail: joe.connell@cit.ie


Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

MEng by Research & PhD

Prof Gerard Kelly
E-mail: ger.kelly@cit.ie


Social Care

MA by Research & PhD

Dr Áine de Róiste
E-mail: aine.deroiste@cit.ie


Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems

MEng by Research & PhD

Prof Dirk Pesch


Cork School of Music

MA by Research & PhD

Dr Susan O'Regan
E-mail: susan.oregan@cit.ie



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