Research course

Education Research

Institution
King's College London · Department of Education and Professional Studies
Qualifications
MPhil/PhD

Entry requirements

A minimum 2:1 first degree, in addition to a Masters degree with at least a high Merit showing evidence of capacity to work at distinction level.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The School of Education, Communication and Society (ECS) at King’s College London is a leading home of interdisciplinary social science research, with particular strengths in public policy, STEM education and linguistics. It was ranked 2nd in the UK for research quality in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). We are looking for outstanding candidates to join a supportive and dynamic research community.

Students are supervised by staff in one or more of our three Research Centres:

  • Centre for Research in Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Centre for Public Policy Research
  • Centre for Language Discourse and Communication

The School has a proud history of contributing to public policy debates and the concerns of professional communities of practice across multiple sectors, both nationally and internationally, and we provide programmes of study that help professionals critically analyse, research and effectively respond to changes in thinking and policy in their fields.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    part time
    48-84 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
sspp-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7848 7429