University of Leeds School of Education

University of Leeds


The course is designed for professionals in education and related disciplines who wish to become experts in a specialist area, as well as gaining high-quality research training that will equip them to undertake other educational research projects.

Entry requirements

1st degree and/or appropriate professional qualification and professional experience; for MPhil/EdD/PhD, Master's also normally required.

Course modules

Research areas: Human rights and citizenship; information communications technology in education; inclusive education; language education; lifelong learning (including post-14 education and higher education); mathematics education; science education.

Assessment methods

The PhD is awarded entirely on the basis of research, leading to a thesis of up to 100,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
EdD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 3 years
EdD Part-time - 5 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 343 4550