The Programme​​​​​

The three-year Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education programme is designed for professionals who are keen to improve the quality of education by asking critical questions, designing innovative methods of inquiry, producing usable knowledge for education practitioners, policy makers and s​ch​olars.​

Programme ​Features​​​

  • Recognised by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan

  • Highly selective, critical and rigorous

  • Designed in collaboration with experts from University of Toronto, Canada and Oxford University, UK​​

  • Offered in a vibrant research environment where national and international scholars share their research findings regularly and interact with students

The admissions are currently not open for 2021 cycle. Please keep visiting this page for updates on admission opening date.​

For further information about the programme, please visit the programme​ page. You can also reach us via the following contact details:

Office of the Registrar
Aga K​​han University
Institute for Educational Development​
1-5/B-VII F.B. Area, Karim​​abad
Karachi-75950, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-36347611-4 (Ext. 8633)​
Email: ied.ro@aku.edu​​​​
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