Bangor University

Bangor University


We offer full-time and part-time opportunities to study for the PhD and MPhil degrees. The study may be through the medium of Welsh or English.

There are no specific Education courses or modules that are taken when completing a research degree. However, the University offers skills modules (e.g. in statistical analysis or the use of computers) for all its PhD and MPhil students.

Research areas

Education with specialisations in:

  • Welsh-medium education
  • Bilingual education
  • Mathematics education
  • Language and literacy
  • Science education
  • Post-compulsory education
  • Mentoring
  • School effectiveness
  • Special Educational Needs/ Additional learning needs
  • Intercultural studies in education

Entry requirements

Applications are invited from all those who have good undergraduate degrees, irrespective of discipline. Those with a Masters degree are normally exempted from the probationary year.

For requirements for international students, please visit the website.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 Years
PhD Part-time - 5 Years
MPhil Full-time - 2 Years
MPhil Part-time - 3 Years

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