Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Justice, Welfare and Policy

The programme supports middle and senior managers in becoming competent, strategically-focused researchers capable of demonstrating innovative, evidence-based solutions - outwith academia.

Entry requirements

1st class or 2.1 Honours degree in a relevant field and normally a minimum 5 years' work experience in a relevant field. If you do not have the necessary formal entry qualifications, the University's flexible entry policy considers credit transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning, including work-based experience and credits from recognised professional bodies. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element less than 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Professional development module; professional business/management development module; independent and negotiated study module; research methods module; project design, development and management module.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DProf Full-time - 4 years

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