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Global Education, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 72 months
University rank #531 (QS) Online
The Global Education program from Coventry University  is designed to develop you into an educational researcher with a global outlook, utilising research for changing yourself and changing society.
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The Global Education program from Coventry University is a structured doctorate that develops the capability of individuals to work within a professional context, researching and theorising their own professional practice in schools, universities or other professional contexts. Participants will be colleagues who construct their identities as practitioners and/or policy makers. Their prime motivation will be to generate professional knowledge; their aspiration will be to advance their careers in the realms of policy and practice.

Key facts:

Integrated within this programme is a track to Masters by Research, which candidates can take if they do not wish to progress to the doctorate. You will have the opportunity to build up, through the degree, a substantial piece of original research that has real relevance to policy and/or practice.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure


  • Developing as a Global Education Researcher
  • Composing Literature Reviews in Education
  • The Research Article in Education Studies

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • A minimum of a 2:1 first degree in a relevant discipline/subject area with a minimum 60% mark in the project element or equivalent with a minimum 60% overall module average.
  • Applicants should have at least five years working in an educational setting. As the doctorate focuses on professional practice, this is necessary in order for the application of theory to practice.

Work Experience

At least 5 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12650 GBP per year and a duration of 72 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4327 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4327 GBP per year and a duration of 72 months.
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