Cohort PhD in Education


The Cohort PhD in Education is a full-time cohort-based programme which runs for 48 months from the date of first registration for the programme.

The programme involves the completion of high-level research work leading to the submission and examination of a PhD Thesis (up to a maximum of 60,000 words), work on which is undertaken over the 48 months of the programme. The thesis will be completed and submitted for assessment at the end of Year 4. To support preparation of the thesis candidates take a minimum of coursework/research training modules to the value of 40 credits over the first three years of the programme.

See also under the General Regulations for the PhD Degree.

Programme Requirements

For information about modules, module choice, options and credit weightings, please go to Programme Requirements