We are an open and friendly department, committed to excellence in research and teaching. Our research groups have a ‌national and international reputation for the quality of their work, and the latest Research Excellence Framework ranked the Department in the top ten for 4 star research.


Recognition for Professor Robin Millar's outstanding contribution to science education

Posted on Saturday 7 October 2017

Professor Robin Millar, an Emeritus Professor with the University’s Department of Education, has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Physics (IOP) for his internationally leading research in physics education.

MSc Psychology in Education welcomes first cohort of students

Posted on Thursday 5 October 2017

Our BPS-accredited Psychology in Education conversion programme was launched at the start of this term and we are delighted to welcome 32 new students from England, China, Greece, India and Turkey.

Congratulations to our PhD student Afrah Bagazi

Posted on Thursday 24 August 2017

Afrah has successfully defended her PhD thesis and met the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Education.

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REF2014 - Research Excellence Framework: 4 stars; 'Top ten for world-leading research'


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