IET provides a stimulating environment for full-time PhD research study, in the areas of computer supported collaborative learning (CSCL); designing for, and understanding learners’ interactions and experiences; mobile learning; citizen science and public engagement; learning analytics and open/online education.
The Institute manages a suite of labs for technology design, usability testing and study of learning with technology. There are currently around 20 doctoral students based in IET, with 6 more students joining us from October 2017.
The PhD is a three year full time programme of study, for students who already have a recognised Research Masters qualification in a relevant area.
The EdD (Doctorate in Education) is an innovative programme for professionals in education and related areas who want to extend and deepen their knowledge and understanding of contemporary educational issues. Study is modular and part-time.
How to apply?
You should apply through the Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology’s (CREET) where you can find more information on the postgraduate research programme.