This PhD provides an opportunity to select a topic of your choice linked to our expertise within the broad field of adult education and lifelong learning.
This PhD provides an opportunity to undertake research wthin the broad field of adult education and lifelong learning. Adult education and lifelong learning encompass a wide range of learning situations from informal through to formal education and the workplace..
We provide this named PhD route covering a range of professional and academic areas linked to lifelong learning. This results in a PhD with the named route 'Adult Education and Lifelong Learning' on the University transcript. If you prefer to follow a PhD without a named route, there are also strong links between this PhD and our Open Professional Studies Route PhD (P-X3S1). So this option can be pursued.
Most of our students self-fund their PhD research. It is also possible to apply for scholarships. Due to the competitive and restricted nature of scholarship opportunities, you are advised to develop a self-funded ‘back up’ plan. For up-to-date information concerning fees, funding and scholarships for Home/EU and Overseas students please visit Warwick's Fees and Funding webpage.
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Dr Anil AwestiLink opens in a new window
Professor Will CurtisLink opens in a new window
Dr Alan DolanLink opens in a new window
Dr Steve GascoigneLink opens in a new window
Dr Phil GossLink opens in a new window
Dr John GoughLink opens in a new window
Professor Ruth HewstonLink opens in a new window
Dr Dean HowesLink opens in a new window
Dr Nalita JamesLink opens in a new window
Dr Charlotte JonesLink opens in a new window
Dr Tania LydenLink opens in a new window
Dr Phil McCashLink opens in a new window
2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject or a good Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. Supported by a good research proposal (2500 words)
English language requirements Band B
IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above
We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information please visit the international entry requirements page.