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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    University of West London

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    MAY-21, SEP-21, JAN-22

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

Overview

Our PhD in Education is supervised by our vibrant department, well connected to the wider research and scholarly community.

The student experience is at the centre of all that we do. Our staff offer a wide range of expertise, cutting across a broad range of areas including: community / urban studies, education policy and politics, language in education, sociology of food, sociology and sociological theory, the role of VR in education, and success in higher education.

About PhD study

This course is available for you to study either on a full-time or part-time basis and you have the flexibility to switch should you need to.

A PhD is founded on independent research. You will undertake a systematic and in-depth exploration of your chosen topic to produce a substantial body of knowledge and make an original and important contribution to the subject area.

The support provided by your supervisory team will be vital to your student experience and scholarly advancement. You and your supervisors will have regular one-to-one meetings which will provide you with opportunities to develop your research topic and discuss your progress.

Career

Studying for a PhD enables you to develop an area of specialism that will give you an edge whether you are planning to work in industry or to develop expertise to teach in academia. Many of our research graduates go on to take up roles within academia whilst others pursue professional careers within education.

Tuition fees

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£ 13,250per year

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

University information

University of West London

  • University League Table

    77th

  • Campus address

    University of West London, St Mary's Road, Ealing, W5 5RF, England

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