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Education Doctor of Education

University of Glasgow

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  • Qualification

    EdD - Doctor of Education

  • Location

    University of Glasgow

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    5 years

Course summary

Extend and deepen your knowledge and understanding of contemporary education with our Online Doctorate in Education (EdD).

This innovative programme of part-time study will equip you with transferable skills in applied research and professional development: skills that will prove invaluable for your future career.

Our Doctorate is like a PhD in education in terms of scale and rigour. The main difference is that you will benefit from having a structured programme of advanced study during the first three years. This tailored programme will be relevant to your profession as an educator, and focused on the interrelationship of research, policy and practice. There's also a focus on collaborative learning, drawing on your own experiences and those of your academic colleagues.

If you are looking for an online learning programme that will give you a relevant and academically rigorous opportunity for advanced study in education, our EdD programme is ideal, and specifically designed for professionals at all levels in education and training.


  • Gain expertise in educational research and enquiry
  • Carry out research that will contribute to your professional knowledge and practice
  • Develop transferrable skills that will be invaluable in your subsequent career


Gain the skills and confidence to advance your career to the highest levels in education and education-related fields.

Tuition fees

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£ 36,700overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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University of Glasgow

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  • Campus address

    University of Glasgow, The Fraser Building, 65 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G12 8QQ, Scotland

A wide range of international scholarships are available including International Excellence scholarships and postgraduate awards.
Meet students from across the university with over 250 clubs and societies available – ranging from international student societies to the Harry Potter society.
Pre-sessional English language provision available prior to starting university, and English language support options throughout the duration of study.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    1st out of 81

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    194 97%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    98 98%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%



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