Entry requirements

Applications are invited from all those who have good undergradute degrees, irrespective of discipline. Those with a Masters degree are normally exempted from the probationary year.

Months of entry


Course content

Research Areas: Education with specialisations in: Welsh-medium education; bilingual education; mathematics education; language and literacy; science education; post-compulsory education; mentoring; school effectiveness; special educational needs/additional learning needs; intercultural studies in education.

Department specialisms

Welsh-medium education Bilingual education Mathematics education Language and literacy Science education Post-compulsory education Mentoring School effectiveness

Information for international students

Strong tradition of overseas students researching language teaching and learning, bilingualism and bilingual education.

Fees and funding

A scholarship, covering all fees plus a subsistence allowance, is available every three years and is allocated by open competition.

Qualification and course duration


part time
60-72 months
full time
36 months


part time
36-48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Mrs Gwen Hughes
01248 382932