You should hold both a bachelor’s degree (normally first or second class honours or equivalent) and an appropriate masters degree, or equivalent.
You should also have a minimum of two years’ professional experience within a relevant field.
Months of entry
The Sheffield EdD is a vibrant and successful distance learning programme which attracts students from all over the world. The programme is based on a structure of study weekends, so you can study from anywhere at any time and also share experiences with fellow students at the weekend study schools. The main aim of the programme is that students develop their own high standards of research that will be relevant to a range of professional and managerial careers.
The EdD is divided into two Parts; Part 1 is the taught element of the course and runs over two years while Part 2 is the research component. In Part 1 students undertake modules which focus on research training in preparation for Part 2. In Part 2 students undertake an independent study in an area of their choice, under the supervision of their own personal supervisor.
You can find out about changes to The Sheffield EdD here.
Information for international students
Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- part time48-72 months
- Distance learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Tutor