University of East London

University of East London


The course is at a level equivalent to the traditional Doctor of philosophy but with structured progression through the programme including a formal taught component; the programme is designed to provide participants with opportunities to: create and interpret new knowledge, through original research or other advanced scholarship, of a quality to extend the forefront of the discipline, satisfy peer review and merit publication; develop a deep understanding of research methodologies and to use this understanding to critically investigate educational and professional contexts; disseminate research and ideas through written and oral modes clearly and critically.

Entry requirements

Relevant Master's degree or equivalent plus a minimum of 3 years experience of professional practice in education.

Course modules

Key approaches to educational research; methods and analysis in educational research; research planning and design; plus options.

Assessment methods

Essays; 50,000 word thesis; oral examination.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
EdD Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
EdD Full-time £ 9,990 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
EdD Part-time £ 2,400 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
EdD Part-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stratford Campus Waltham Forest E15 4LZ South East

Key information

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