Doctor of Education

    • CRICOS Code: 051658B

    Course overview

    • 4 years full time / 8 years part time
    • On Campus (Parkville)
    • Available to domestic and international students
    • January-June commencement - January


    The Doctor of Education is a research doctorate for experienced professionals with educational responsibilities. Carefully designed to build the knowledge and skills necessary for research at the doctoral level through a tailored coursework program, the course enables experienced educators to design and carry out research projects that have direct relevance to their professional role.

    Coursework and thesis requirements

    Successful completion requires a combination of coursework (100 credit points) and a 55 000 word thesis, which comprises a substantial piece of original research.

    Internationally recognised lecturers

    We're home to a number of internationally recognised education experts, and at the cutting edge of teaching and research.