Applicants normally would have completed a Master's degree in Education or equivalent, with an average grade of a credit or higher. English writing skills are a concern and applicants may be asked to demonstrate these before being accepted.
Duration of study
The EdD program is offered in blended learning mode. It is a directed higher degree program comprising both advanced coursework units and intensive research components. Students are required to participate in a one-week residential for initial course units and maintain regular communication with their supervisory team. Students are expected to have their own personal laptop.
Credit points required
The program culminates with external examination of the thesis.
Requisites to complete the award
External examination of the thesis to be passed for the candidate to be eligible for the award. The normal period of candidature would be six years part-time (equivalent to three years full-time).
K100 non-refundable application fee
K5000 per semester for tuition, internet access when on campus and supervisory services. Travel, accommodation and meals are additional. Current fee for on-campus accommodation and meals is K105 per day. Day students can have morning tea and lunch on campus for a fee of K200 for the 2 weeks.
Account details for fee payments
Bank. BSP Madang
Branch No. 960
Account No. 1000 433 578
Account name TDEC/DWU