Practitioners most likely to benefit from this program include leaders and aspiring leaders in a wide variety of education services. Participants develop further content knowledge in cognate areas related to the kinds of career positions and pathways that they might pursue. Participants are encouraged to take up research questions germane to their career interests. Research studies conducted for the Doctor of Education should make a contribution to professional knowledge and practice.

Course Fee:

International: $102,600

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree in cognate discipline (I/II class honours) or equivalent; OR Master's degree in cognate discipline with average of 70% and approved level of research preparation or equivalent plus 2 years full-time professional experience


The course consists of units to a total value of 144 points.

Subjects you can Study:


Study Pathways:

A student who has completed the Master of Education Research Methods with an average mark of 65 per cent and with a mark of at least 65 per cent in Research Paradigms: Doctoral Project Report is permitted to proceed to the Doctoral Thesis unit. Exit Point: Master of Education Research Methods

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Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00126G

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Crawley No info No Part time 8 years
Crawley No info No Full time 3 years

We recognise that the world is rapidly changing; that’s why our courses are designed to equip you for the careers of the future.

Established in 1911, UWA is recognised internationally as a top 100 research-intensive university. Its main campus is located next to the beautiful Swan River and just a few kilometres from the Perth CBD in Western Australia.

UWA has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide range of disciplines. Our course structure is based on globally successful models and is designed to ensure students gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an international workplace. We offer a choice of more than 65 majors across five undergraduate degrees in Arts, Commerce, Biomedical Science, Science and Philosophy (Honours), ensuring subjects can be combined in a way to match career goals and personal interests. Students can also pursue a professional qualification at postgraduate level.

Our Perth campus is located on the Swan River, just 10 minutes from the city centre and close to many stunning beaches. The campus offers a range of cafes, bookshops, banks, a vibrant cultural precinct, social clubs and societies, a supportive Student Guild, and on- and off-campus accommodation options.

For international students, Perth’s warm, sunny climate and relaxed outdoor lifestyle make it the perfect location to reside while studying. Western Australia is also in the same time zone as many Asian countries, making it easier to keep in touch with family and friends.

We encourage all our domestic students to spend a semester on exchange and broaden their degrees by travelling overseas and studying at one of our 180+ internationally renowned partner institutions.

Whatever your field and degree level, you’ll have access to the university’s strong industry connections and alumni group. You’ll also gain practical first-hand work experience, get invited to a number of networking events, and in many cases receive training to prepare for the world of work.

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Provider CRICOS: 00126G


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