Educational Research and Development MPhil, Ph.D.

Educational Research and Development MPhil, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
This MPhil/PhD is a research qualification aimed at those who are, or aspire to be, senior academic or administrative leaders of primary, secondary or tertiary educational institutions, or university lecturers or researchers.

About

Investigating the way we conceive of, and execute, education may have the potential to influence a whole generations of pupils. At Lincoln, you will have the opportunity to work alongside academics undertaking studies into how education provision can be improved.

As a full-time research student, you can benefit from regular monthly supervisions with your supervisor (bi-monthly for part-time). In addition you will have the opportunity to attend training sessions on research methods and skills provided by the School of Education and the Graduate School.

The programme is designed to enable you to develop the critical-thinking and research skills required for study at postgraduate level. You will have the opportunity to decide on the focus of your research thesis and receive one-to-one support from an experienced supervisor.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    To support your experience within the postgraduate research community, new students are encouraged to enrol in October, February or May.


  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Key research areas include:

  • Educational leadership and management
  • Professional learning and professional development
  • Education policy
  • Higher education pedagogy and practice.

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or a 2:2 and a Master’s degree in a related subject. Relevant professional experience is considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    13300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13300 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    4600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Part-time fees:

Home/EU: £2,300

International: £6,650

Living costs for Lincoln

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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