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

    Carefully designed to parallel your regular work, the course enables you (as an experienced professional) to carry out advanced research which will have direct relevance to your professional role.


    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.