Programme Regulations and Entry Requirements
The EdD Programme normally consists of 4 years part-time study. Part I involves 6 modules in 2 - 4 years and Part II involves a research thesis produced in 2 – 4 years. Students pay fees for each year of registration up to year 6. If additional time is taken, fees are not payable in years 7 and 8.
A candidate for the Professional Doctorate in Education (EdD) degree must:
be a graduate of an approved university holding a Bachelor’s degree (normally first or second class Honours or equivalent) and normally holding an appropriate Masters degree or
- hold such other qualifications as may, on the recommendation of the School, be deemed by Senate to be equivalent to the qualifications referred to in (a).
- have a minimum of two years’ professional experience within a relevant field and
- have achieved a minimum standard in IELTS or equivalent of 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each section).
For applicants whose first language is not English, or who do not hold appropriate educational qualifications in English, the School requires a minimum standard in IELTS or equivalent of 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each section). Candidates are asked to submit a piece of academic/research based writing on application.