Taught course

Doctor of Education

University of Derby · Institute of Education
EdD by taught

Entry requirements

You will usually hold a masters award in an appropriate academic field, and have significant experience of work within your professional practice (usually two years minimum).

Months of entry

September, October

Course content

Aimed at highly capable and motivated education professionals, our part-time online doctoral programme will put you at the forefront of your area of practice and transform your career development prospects.

  • Achieve your doctorate on a programme which is ideal for individuals working across a wide variety of education, training, public service, industrial and community settings
  • Focus on a major independent study which will help you develop professionally and personally in your working role
  • Gain high-calibre research skills to generate new insights for the benefit of your own organisation and the education community at large
  • Take a structured approach to studying at doctoral level, supported at every stage by an academic team who have won national recognition for their high standards
  • Fit your studies around your personal commitments: we offer a flexible route to the EdD, with a minimum registration period of four years, to a maximum of eight.
  • We offer the EdD online meaning you can study from anyway in the world, at a pace that suits you.
  • You will study alongside other students from across the world

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • EdD by taught
    part time
    48-72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1332 591167