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Entry requirements

The EdD in Educational Leadership is only available for individuals who are registered on the New/Acting Headteacher Programme.

Months of entry


Course content

This EdD Educational Leadership taught doctorate is designed to allow Headteachers who have successfully gained a MSc in Educational Leadership to complete their studies at doctoral level and is taught in partnership by the School of Education, Bangor University and Yr Athrofa: Institute of Education, University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD). This programme has been approved by the National Education Leadership Academy (Wales).

Students will undertake an extended, independent, critical and evaluative research project on a relevant and appropriate academic topic of interest in the field of school leadership. This project will make an original research contribution to the field of knowledge and be worthy of wider, external dissemination.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • EdD
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Education and Human Development