Minimum of 2:1 Honours degree and usually also a Master's degree from a British University or equivalent qualifications from another recognised institution. Sufficient professional experience to undertake their proposed research.
Applicants whose first language is not English need to supply evidence of a high level of proficiency in English (IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 250/600 min, or equivalent).
Months of entry
Education has a reputation for high-quality research.
Students join established research groups:
- Social Inclusion and Citizenship Research Group (SIEC);
- Educational Leadership and Management Research Group (ELM);
- Research Group for English Language Teacher Education and Applied Linguistics (ETAL);
Research training is comprehensive. Students have access to seminars from UK and international scholars, and excellent library facilities.
Citizenship and Social Inclusion; Educational Leadership and Management; English Language Teacher Education and Applied Linguistics; Pedagogy and Professional Practice
Information for international students
PT students resident abroad can normally register providing they attend the university annually for supervision and research training for one month.
Fees and funding
Research Councils and public funded bodies, government departments (DfEE, DfID), charitable trusts, industry, department.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Mrs Aliya Abdulla
- 0116 229 7519
- 0116 229 7527