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PhDDoctoral School of Education

Tuition fee €4,900 per semester
Application fee €120 one-time
Examination fee €120 one-time
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Our programme comprises of both course-based and research-based elements. The aim of the doctoral programme is to enable students to conduct research in accordance with the common national and international standards in pedagogy. Academic research competencies of students are to be developed in order to enable them to carry out solid research, write and defend dissertations, and be prepared for working in tertiary education or research centres. Therefore, the credits students have to earn during their studies are divided in the following proportion: 33% for courses, 5% for complex examination, 45% for academic research, and 17% for teaching in tertiary education.

Strength of the program
The supervisors at the doctoral school support their students’ research work and introduce them into the field of professional and academic public life relying on the research findings, qualifications as researchers and teachers in their academic field, and participation in various international research projects.

Programme structure

Programs at the Doctoral School of Education

  • Adult Learning and Education Program
  • European Doctorate in Teacher Education Program (EDiTE)
  • Special Education Program
  • Sports and Health Promotion Program
  • Theoretical and Historical Pedagogy Doctoral Program

Career opportunities

Job examples:
• Academic staff
• Researcher
• Reflective jobs, such as programme associate, programme manager, social service administrator, research coordinator

Apply now! September 2020/21
Application deadline
May 25, 2020 23:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States