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.


PhD Scholarships in Department of Education

Posted on Monday 4 February 2019

The Department of Education has a Departmental PhD Studentship available for students wishing to commence a three-year full-time PhD programme in October 2019.

Congratulations to our PERC PhD students

Posted on Thursday 24 January 2019

Our Psychology in Education Research Centre (PERC) student, Zeyang Yang successfully defended his PhD thesis and met the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Education.

New £2.7m Centre for Excellence to boost modern foreign language skills

Posted on Thursday 10 January 2019

The Department of Education has been awarded government funding to launch England’s first modern foreign languages (MFL) centre for excellence.

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

(Times Higher Education's ranking of the Research Excellence Framework 2014)

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