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Rank: 19 (UKEAS)
Location: Main Site
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2020/09/01
Duration: 36 months
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University of Warwick has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The University of Warwick's Doctorate in Education welcomes world class applicants with a commitment to educational research and challenge. The Centre for Education Studies, ranked 3rd in the UK (REF 2014), offers a programme expertly designed around professional issues.The Doctorate in Education is aimed at professionals who have several years' experience in the education sector. The focus is on professional issues and is available part time to complete alongside your work. The programme is a combination of foundation and advanced research methods, optional modules within Education Studies. Then you will complete a 50,000 word thesis with the guidance of a specialist supervisor. You may be eligible to use your previous studies as accredited prior learning towards this course.
Entry requirements A good honours degree and have at least two years' professional experience in an educational setting. Applications from those without a good honours degree but with substantial professional experience will be considered. English language requirements Band B: With a minimum of 6.5 in the Writing component. Please check the University of Warwick website for the most up-to-date information.
IELTS: 6.5 (none below 6.0, with 6.5 in writing)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Warwick, Teacher training and education .
About this university
Around 27% of students at the university come from outside the UK and over 100 countries are represented by international students. The International Department is available to help these students with a wide range of matters. This assistance starts from before they arrive at the university with matters such as immigration paperwork and visas. They can also help with issues such as working while studying and travelling abroad from the UK while being a student here. They host Orientation Week when students first arrive to help them adapt to their new environment and can even arrange a campus visit beforehand. Their help centre is on hand to assist with practical matters as well as finding out more about student life events through the Student Union. Student life is organised into two phases with the first year, life revolving around the campus and the Studentsâ€™ Union then after this, more focus on off-campus. The Students Union is responsible for the organisation of some 260 societies and 76 sports clubs. It has two main buildings, the SUHQ including the admin offices and restaurant and the Union Building with the entertainment facilities.it also operates a number of venues including a pub, club venue and teashop. There also a number of special events held during the year on a wide range of subjects including arts, economics, climate issues and international aid. Student media includes a radio station, newspaper, magazines, student cinema and a TV station.