Doctoral Study

Professional Doctorate

Doctoral Study

Professional Doctorate

Professional Doctorate

(Doctoral Study)

Professional doctorates offer students the chance to enhance their professional career to doctoral level enabling them to make a unique contribution to their profession, while continuing to work and progress in their field.

Studying for a doctoral course builds foundations of an academic career as well as enable to develop excellent research skills and become an expert in specific field while pursuing passion.

Professional doctorates have a focus on a specific professional context. As with any other doctoral research degree, students will need to produce a piece of original research . The difference is that their research will be informed by their own professional practice and will usually seek to develop understanding that contributes to professional practice more broadly.

  • Applicants are required to have a Masters Degree in a related discipline from a recognised degree-awarding body, as well as at least two years of relevant professional experience.
  • A research proposal is required by all candidates when applying for a Professional Doctorate degree. Research proposals are used to persuade potential supervisors that your work is worthy of their support.
  • There are many job opportunities for doctoral candidates that include academic jobs as well as a greater number of opportunities outside of the teaching and education sector.

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