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Lancaster University: Educational Research (Higher Education)
|Institution||Lancaster University View institution profile|
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
This part-time programme was developed to meet the needs of professionals in the area of higher education. The aim is to provide an opportunity for you to become an autonomous researcher and gain deeper and more critical insight into your own and others’ professional practices and concerns.
This is a part-time structured programme that is undertaken entirely online, over four years. Participants focus on their final research thesis from the third year onwards.
Please go to our departmental web pages for further information about this programme.
|Level||RQF Level 8|
Bachelor's degree: An upper second class honours (UK or equivalent) in any subject.
Master's degree: A good Master's degree in any background or three years’ practical experience working in higher/further education.
We may also consider non-standard applicants, please contact us for information.
|England||4550 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||4550 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||4550 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||4550 GBP for Year 1|
|International||8140 GBP for Year 1|
This programme was developed to meet the needs of experienced professionals in the areas of higher and further education. The aim is to provide an opportunity for participants to become autonomous researchers and gain deeper and more critical insight into their own and others’ professional practices and concerns. The course is structured, supported and assessed, through modules involving directed study and residential teaching; it is organised around a series of residentials, which enable participants to meet and socialise, and participate in seminars and lectures. Students focus on their final research thesis from the 3rd year onwards.
|Level||RQF Level 8|
A good Honours degree, or its equivalent, and a Master's degree or 3 years’ practical experience working in higher/further education. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in reading and writing) or equivalent.
|EU||4340 GBP for Year 1|
|England||4340 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||4340 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||4340 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||4340 GBP for Year 1|
|International||7760 GBP for Year 1|
Lancaster University is home to a dynamic postgraduate community and offers a wealth of both taught and research study options across a wide range of subject areas. We place an emphasis on interdisciplinarity and encourage collaboration, giving students access to expert teaching and research support and training from across the University.
Our international community extends far beyond the campus with research, teaching, student exchange partnerships with leading universities and institutions in 24 countries across the world and more than 148,000 alumni in over 180 countries worldwide. Lancaster is an open and welcoming community that values equality …
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