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CQUniversity Australia

Doctorate On Campus Online
48 months
26880 AUD/year
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The Doctor of Education (EdD) at CQUniversity Australia is a doctoral course of supervised research and research tasks designed for professional practitioners/educators, comprising structured research tasks; proposal development, and a thesis component.

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This contribution can be in the form of new knowledge, or of significant and original adaptation, application and interpretation of existing knowledge. 

The Doctor of Education (EdD) at CQUniversity Australia is governed by the Course Rules for Masters Degrees by Research, which provides details regarding all aspects of admission, progression, submission and examination of the thesis.

Career Opportunities

A higher degree by research is usually required for an academic career or a professional career in research. Many other discipline-specific employment opportunities exist as employers recognise the skills developed through a degree by research course are widely applicable in the workplace.

Programme Structure

  • The Doctor of Education is a course of supervised research and study that may be undertaken in a range of possible fields. 
  • Your research will lead to the submission of a thesis, which makes a significant original contribution to knowledge.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines




143 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 075084D

A person may be considered for admission to candidature for the degree of Doctor of Education if the person:

  • has not less than five years of professional experience in education;
  • has fulfilled such other requirements as the Committee may determine from time to time; and
  • has qualified for the degree of Master of Education (Research), a coursework Masters degree; or
  • has been awarded the Bachelor of Learning Management with a minimum of Honours IIA at CQUniversity; or
  • has such other qualifications and experience as are considered by the Committee to be equivalent to or an adequate substitute for any of the qualifications listed above.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26880 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.


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