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Doctorate in Education (EdD)

University of Reading    Institute of Education

Part time February Prof Doctorate Typically, 4-5 years, max 6 years

About the course

The Doctorate in Education (EdD) is a part-time professional doctorate which offers research training and career development to a broad range of employed professionals in areas relating to education. 

The programme has been running successfully for many years at the University of Reading and we welcome students from a range of backgrounds including early years; schools; further and higher education; the NHS; the armed forces; and social work, and industry educators/trainers.

The programme is structured is in two parts:

Part A: involves five compulsory modules. These modules are delivered face-to-face at the London Road campus over three weekends per year in the first two years

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Entry Requirements

Master's degree (or equivalent), in a relevant subject, plus at least three years professional experience. If English is not your first language, you need to have achieved (or will have achieved before starting your EdD) a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 (with at least 6.5 in all subsections) or equivalent.


In 2023/24 the fees will be: Home fees: £3,500 per year / International fees: £10,415 per year

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