Research course

Education

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Education
Qualifications
PhDMLitt by researchMPhilMSc by research

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Entry requirements

Awarded or expected 1st class or high upper 2nd class BSc degree.

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

The School of Education is a thriving and dynamic school. Our School is ranked 1st in the UK on the Complete University Guide (2020),(2019) and is in the top 50 in the world in the QS World University Rankings (2020),(2019). Our staff engage in world class research that advances knowledge and practice and we are respected for contributions to policy and practice having established strong partnerships with education communities.

The research of the School is organised through four research and teaching groups (RTGs) with our staff and your potential supervisor, allocated to these groups on the basis of their research:

  • Pedagogy, Praxis and Faith
  • Education Leadership and Policy
  • People, Place and Social Change
  • Culture, Literacies, Inclusion and Pedagogy

Information for international students

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training)

  • 7.0 with no sub-test under 6.5.
  • Tests must have been taken within 4 years 5 months of start date. Combined scores from two tests taken within 6 months of each other

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,500
International students
£19,350

Please see the postgraduate research scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MLitt by research
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc by research
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    You can also attain an EdD by taking a 5 year online distance-learning course.

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