School of Educational Studies

 

Study Areas

 
1.
Doctor of Philosophy Program in Education (revised edition 2011-TQF)
 
2.
Doctor of Philosophy Program in Educational Administration (revised edition 2011-TQF)
 
3.
Master of Education Program in Curriculum and Instruction (revised edition 2013-TQF)
 
4.
Master of Education Program in Educational Administration (revised edition 2011-TQF)
 
5.
Master of Education Program in Educational Measurement and Evaluation (Educational Evaluation) (revised edition 2011-TQF)
 
6.
Master of Education Program in Guidance and Psychological Counseling (revised edition 2010-TQF)
 
7.
Master of Education Program in Educational Nonformal and Informal Education (revised edition 2010-TQF)
 
8.
Master of Education Program in Educational Technology and Communications (revised edition 2011-TQF)
 
9.
Master of Education Program in Science Education (new academic program 2013-TQF)
 
10.
Graduate Diploma Program in Curriculum and Instruction (revised edition 2014-TQF)
 
11.
Graduate Diploma Program in Educational Administration (revised edition 2011-TQF)
     
  The Study Period
 
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The study period for the Doctoral Degree Program is no more than 9 academic years.
 
The study period for the Master Degree Program is no more than 6 academic years.
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Doctor Level

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Education
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
  Abbreviation: Ph.D.
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.
They must have completed a masterís degree or its equivalent from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council in the specified areas;
 
2.

They must have a GPA not below 3.00 from 4.00 grading system;

 
3.
They must have a letter of recommendation confirming the area of application, work achievement and existing experience relevant to their current responsibility with possibility of further practical application to their work;
 
4.
They must have English proficiency at the level specified by the university;
 
5.

They must have in hand a dissertation project; and

 
6.
They must have information on experience, work achievement and a clarified project that fit in with the field of study as well as a clarified plan for further practical application after graduation; or
 
7.

They must be allowed for enrolment by the Academic Senateís consideration with no affect on maintaining the graduate standards.

 

  Note:    Applicants who meet qualifications 1-7 above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.        
            

Doctor Level

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Educational Administration
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Educational Administration)
  Abbreviation: Ph.D. (Educational Administration)
  Applicant Qualifications
 

Plan 1.1

 
1.
They must have completed a masterís degree in educational administration or its equivalent with grade point average not less than 3.50 from 4.00 grading system;
 
2.

They must have work experience or outstanding achievement suitable for science related to educational administration;

 
3.
They must have completed a master thesis and research experience with excellent quality of research results. However, this must not be a part of their study to get a degree;
 
4.
They must have English proficiency at the level required by the University;
 
5.

They must have an appropriate research project for the educational administration science with a clarified plan to practically apply knowledge acquired from the studied program after graduation.

  Plan 2.1
 
1.
They must have completed a masterís degree or its equivalent or Higher Graduate Certificate or possess other qualifications required by the University;
 
2.
They must have worked in the field relevant to educational administration;
 
3.
They must have English proficiency at the level required by the University;
 
4.

They must have work achievement and a research project suitable for the educational administration science with a clarified plan to practically apply knowledge acquired from the studied program after graduation.

 

  Note:   Applicants who have not completed master in educational administration are required to take additional courses.       
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Curriculum and Instruction
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Curriculum and Instruction)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Curriculum and Instruction)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent in the field of educational studies or education from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council;

 
2.
They must have a GPA not below 2.50;
 
3.
They must be a teacher or regular educational personnel responsible for teaching duty, training, disseminating knowledge, providing guidance or educational services; and
 
4.
They must have work experience of at least one year in the field related to curriculum and instruction; or
 
5.
They must be allowed to enroll by the Academic Senateís consideration with no affect on maintaining the graduate standards.
 
 
 
Note:   1. Those qualified in item 1, 3-4 but having a GPA of less than 2.50, may be allowed by the University to enroll in a probation program.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1 and 5 above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Educational Administration
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Educational Administration)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Educational Administration)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
††††††††††           They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent or a graduate diploma required by the program with other additional qualifications required by the School Graduate Board and the University.
 
Note:  1. Those who do not have educational qualifications must take one more subject: 23727 Development of Learning Systems Management.
              2. Applicants who meet qualifications above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Educational Measurement and Evaluation (Educational Evaluation)
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Educational Evaluation)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Educational Evaluation)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
†††††††††          They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent or a graduate diploma required by the program with other additional qualifications required by the School Graduate Board and the University.
 

Note:   Applicants who meet qualifications above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.

   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Guidance and Psychological Counseling
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Guidance and Psychological Counseling)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Guidance and Psychological Counseling)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council;

 
2.
They must be a teacher, instructor or permanent educational personnel responsible for teaching duty, training to disseminate knowledge, providing guidance or educational services or responsible for personnel development; or
 
3.
They must be personnel in the public or private sector with work experience at least one year after graduation with a bachelorís degree; and
 
4.
They must have a GPA not below 2.30; or
 
5.
They must be allowed to enroll by the Academic Senateís consideration with no affect on maintaining the graduate standards.
 
 
 
Note:   1. Those qualified in item 1-3 but having a GPA of less than 2.30, may be allowed by the Graduate Board and the University.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1 and 5 above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Nonformal and Informal Education
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Nonformal and Informal Education)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Nonformal and Informal Education)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council;

 
2.
They must be an individual responsible for education or other activities that require educational knowledge, promotion or community development, training or others with related experience of at least 2 years; and
 
3.
They must have a GPA not below 2.30.
 
 
 
Note:   1.  Those qualified from item 1-2 but having a GPA of less than 2.30, may be allowed to enroll by the School Graduate Board and the University.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1 and 3 above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Educational Technology and Communications
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Educational Technology and Communications)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Educational Technology and Communications)
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council;

 
2.
They must be a teacher or permanent educational individual responsible for teaching, training, dissimilating knowledge, providing guidance and educational services;
 
3.
They must have at least one year of work experience in technology or related to technology;
 
4.
They must have a GPA not below 2.30; or
 
5.
They must be allowed to enroll by the Academic Senateís consideration with no affect on maintaining the graduate standards.
     
 
Note:   1. Those qualified in item 1-3 but having a GPA of less than 2.30, may be allowed to enroll by the School Graduate Board and the University.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1 and 5 above must not have any disease that would be an undue hindrance to their studies and must never have previously had their student status from university suspended due to bad behavior. If a student was once suspended for bad behavior but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Master' Level

Master of Education Program in Science Education
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Master of Education (Science Education)
  Abbreviation: M.Ed. (Science Education)
  Applicant Qualifications
       Applicants for the probram must have the following qualifications:
  Group I
 
1.

A bachelorís degree or the equivalent in education or teaching from a university or institution of higher learning approved by the University Council;

 
2.
An undergraduate grade point average of no less than 2.50; They must be a teacher or permanent educational individual responsible for teaching, training, dissimilating knowledge, providing guidance and educational services;
 
3.
Employed as a teacher or educational staff with responsibility for teaching, training, educating, advising, or providing educational services;
 
4.
Hhaving previously studiied at least 68 credits in science-related courses; and
 
5.
At least on year's work experience in curriculum and instruction related work; or
 
6.
Approved by the Academic Council as a suitable candidate who would be able to maintain the standards of the Graduate School.
  Note:   1. Those who meet qualifications 1, 3-4, and 5 but earned a GPA below 2.50 may be admitted to study on a probationary basis.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1-6 above must also not have any disease that would be an obstacle to their completion of the program and must never have had their student status revoked due to bad behavior, but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
  Group II
 
1.

A bachelorís degree or the equivalent in science from a university or institution of higher learning approved by the University Council; and

 
2.
An undergraduate grade point average of no less than 2.50; or
 
3.
Approved by the Academic Council as a suitable candidate who would be able to maintain the standards of the Graduate School.
     
 
Note:   1. Those who meet qualifications 1 but earned a GPA below 2.50 may be admitted to study on a probationary basis.
               2. Applicants who meet qualifications 1-3 above must also not have any disease that would be an obstacle to their completion of the program and must never have had their student status revoked due to bad behavior, but the offense was not intentional or was due to negligence or has reason to be pardoned, he or she may request to be reinstated upon the approval of the Academic Senate once a full 5 years have passed from the date of suspension.
   

Graduate Diploma Level

Graduate Diploma Program in Curriculum and Instruction
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Graduate Diploma in Curriculum and Instruction
  Abbreviation: Grad.Dip.in Curriculum and Instruction
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree in any field from higher education institutions accredited by the Ministry of Education; and

 
2.
They must be a teacher or personnel responsible for educational management, training as well as disseminating knowledge.
     
 
Note:    Those qualified from item 1-2 must not have diseases that interfere with the studies and must not be retired from university or higher education institutions because of their misconduct.
   

Graduate Diploma Level

Graduate Diploma Program in Education Administration
  Name of the Degree
  Degree: Graduate Diploma in Curriculum and Instruction
  Abbreviation: Grad.Dip.in Curriculum and Instruction
  Applicant Qualifications
 
1.

They must have completed a bachelorís degree or its equivalent from other universities or higher education institutions recognized by University Council; and

 
2.
They must be a permanent professional holding educational executive, school administrator, teacher or educational personnel; or
 
3.
They must be an individual who works or has experience related to education with an intention to develop knowledge and experience in educational administration.
     
 
Note:    Those qualified from item 1-3 must not have diseases that interfere with the studies and must not be retired from university or higher education institutions because of their misconduct.
   

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