Ph.D. On Campus Online


University of New England

36 months
26880 AUD/year
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With a focus on the challenges and opportunities facing education today, the Education program from University of New England develops your applied research, critical thinking and investigation skills through a program of independent, research-based study with the close support of UNE’s experienced supervisory team.  


Why study the Doctor of Education with UNE? 

Take advantage of the strong research culture at UNE and produce independent research of the highest calibre with our Doctor of Education. As one of our highest-level awards, the Doctor of Education provides you with the rigorous processes that are essential for academic quality and integrity.

Our world-class academic staff have diverse research interests in a wide range of education disciplines including eLearning, ePedagogy and Innovation, Equity and Diversity, Languages and Literacies, Learning and Assessment, and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).

This Education program from University of New England equips you with the advanced knowledge and skills to make an impactful contribution to the education profession in an academic environment that is renowned for its support, flexibility and research excellence.

Career outcomes

You will graduate from your Doctor of Education with UNE as a master of your area of study. You will have highly developed research and investigation skills, as well as transferrable skills in communication, problem solving and critical analysis, with the specialist knowledge and expertise to pursue a wide range of opportunities, including:  

  • moving into a leadership position in education, whether in a school, TAFE College or University 
  • pursuing a new career path 
  • enhancing your leadership responsibilities in any educational-related workplace setting. 

Programme Structure

Course aim:

  • The Doctor of Education course aims are to provide a program of independent, supervised research for high calibre graduates that make a substantial and original contribution to scholarship and mastery of an academic field of knowledge. 
  • There is a strong relevance and application to the education profession in the field of study of the EdD. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 088984E 

Admission to candidature in the degree of Doctor of Education (EdD) may be approved by the Committee only when the Head of School has:

  • certified that the necessary facilities and appropriate support for the applicant undertaking the proposed EdD program are available; and
  • nominated an appropriate Principal Supervisor and Co-supervisor(s) in accordance with Supervision Rules.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26880 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Armidale

1500 - 2100 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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