Postgraduate Programmes


Postgraduate Programmes 

The O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance is the leading international centre for the study of Irish drama, theatre and performance.  We offer students and researchers exciting opportunities to learn from excellent lecturers and leading theatre practitioners, in a range of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We have special expertise in Irish theatre, theatre archives, playwriting, performance, theatre business and much more. If you are considering an MA or PhD in the area of drama, theatre and performance, the O’Donoghue Centre will provide you with a welcoming environment that both supports and challenges you on your journey.

MA Programmes

We offer a range of MAs and postgraduate diplomas in drama, theatre and performance. 

Students choose from the following courses:

These MAs utilise University of Galway’s unique resources, including our extensive collection of Irish theatre archives and our dynamic partnerships with key Irish theatre and arts organisations.

Further information on MA programmes is available in the , available on request to the Director of Postgraduate Studies.

In order to make an application to any of our Postgraduate programmes please click here.

You may also find the FAQ section on the Postgraduate Admissions website helpful.