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Doctoral Programme

in Education


Course Overview

A Ph.D. in Education is a doctoral degree that is designed to prepare individuals for careers in academia, research, or leadership positions in education. This degree program typically takes four to six years to complete, and it involves rigorous coursework, original research, and the completion of a dissertation.

Ph.D. students in Education typically engage in extensive coursework in research methods, educational theory, and specialized areas of interest. They also participate in research seminars and work closely with faculty members to develop their research skills and interests. The dissertation is the culminating project of the Ph.D. program, and it requires students to conduct original research in their field of study. This research must contribute to the existing body of knowledge in education and demonstrate the student's ability to conduct independent research.

Graduates of a Ph.D. in Education program are prepared to pursue careers in academia, research, or leadership positions in education. They can become professors at colleges and universities, where they teach courses and conduct research in their area of expertise. They can also work as researchers in government agencies, non-profit organizations, or private research firms, where they conduct studies and evaluate educational policies and programs. Additionally, they can serve as educational leaders in school districts or higher education institutions, where they develop policies and programs to improve educational outcomes.

In conclusion, a Ph.D. in Education is a rigorous and challenging degree program that prepares individuals for a variety of careers in education. It provides students with the skills and knowledge they need to conduct original research, teach at the university level, and lead educational institutions.

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A doctorate degree in education is the most revered education across diverse private and government schools.

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  • Jawahar Navodaya Vidhalayas
  • Kendriya Vidyalayas
  • Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalayas
  • Sainik Schools
  • Sarvodaya Vidyalayas
  • Not for Profit Organizations
  • Non-Government Organizations

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  • Ryan International School
  • Mount Litera Zee School 
  • St. Francis Public School
  • Father Agnel School
  • Raj Kamal Public School 
  • Delhi Public School & many more

iconFurther Study

  • Preparation for Teacher’s Eligibility Test (TET)
  • Academic Research Projects


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Why Ph.D. in Education?

The Ph.D. in Education is evergreen due to massive demand of school teachers at primary, secondary, and higher secondary levels. Opportunities in academics are endless for qualified teachers. Candidates can sit for ‘Teacher’s Eligibility Test’.

After completing this degree, candidates acquire the following positions:
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    Principal or Administrator

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    Teaching in Public, Private, and Independent Schools

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    Special Education Teacher

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    Educational Coordinator

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    Corporate Training

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    Educational Consultant

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    Curriculum Developer Content Developer

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    Teaching Education Centres

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    Teaching and Administration in International Schools

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    Youth and Social Services

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    Business or Legal Training




Candidates for admission to the Ph.D. program shall have 55% marks in Master's degree for the admission in Applied Science & Humanities (Biotechnology, Applied Physics, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, and English), Law, Management and Education. However, 60% marks in Master's degree remaining Courses (Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering & Application, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Sciences).


  • 1st Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 70,000/- INR