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Doctor of Philosophy (Education)

Nanyang Technological University

Ph.D. On Campus
60 months
Duration
14328 USD/year
6698 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Doctor of Philosophy (Education) at Nanyang Technological University offers higher degree studies by research leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in line with the increasing emphasis on research in the areas of Humanities, Education, Sciences and Physical Education.

Overview

Key facts:

Applicants reading the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Education) at Nanyang Technological University will pursue an independent but supervised research in an approved field of advanced study based on which a thesis should not exceed 70,000 words for those on the Science specialisation, for those in other specialisations, the thesis should not exceed 100,000 words (including footnotes, but excluding appendices, references, maps, charts, statistical tables, graphs, illustrations, etc). A PhD thesis written in the Chinese language should not exceed 200,000 Chinese characters.

Programme Structure

Areas of research:

  • Bilingualism and biliteracy studies
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Multimodal and multiliteracies studies
  • Phonetics and phonology
  • Pragmatics
  • Discourse studies
  • Language teaching methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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100
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
3.5 (analytical)

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.
100
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree with honours at least at Second Class Upper level, Master's degree in the relevant areas and the ability to pursue research in the candidate's proposed field of advanced study.
  • Shortlisted applicants will undergo an interview session as part of the selection process.
  • A valid GRE score is required for applicants who are not graduates of the Autonomous Universities in Singapore. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14328 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    6698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6698 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • Singapore Citizen: $9,000
  •  Singapore Permanent Resident $12,600 
  •  International Student $19,250 
  •  NonSubsidised Fees $42,300 

Funding

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