Information Session: Postgraduate and Doctoral study in Education Event as iCalendar

18 October 2017

6 - 7:30pm

Venue: Kohia Centre

Location: Gate 1, 78 Epsom Avenue, Auckland

Host: Faculty of Education and Social Work

Website: Please register here

We all have questions.

  • How do other people manage to make time for postgraduate study?
  • How can I decide which qualification will suit me best? What can I expect and what support is there for me to succeed?
  • How can I get started?

Come and get the answers to your questions at this information session for people considering postgraduate study and doctorates in Education.

Benefits of attending an information session

  • Speak with academic staff and programme advisers. Ask questions and get advice on programmes and courses in your area of interest.
  • Find out about the different pathways and postgraduate qualifications you can study.
  • Hear from current students and graduates and ask them for the inside word on managing postgraduate study, tips and what to expect.
  • Network with current and other prospective postgraduate students.
  • Ask questions about applying and enrolling and entry requirements.
  • Find out about scholarships and what support is available for postgraduate students.

Postgraduate study in Education

  • Focus on a professional practice area.
  • Gain a higher qualification to support you career goals.
  • Advance your expertise in an area of personal interest.

Whatever your motivations to consider postgraduate study, this information session is a fantastic opportunity to see how the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Education and Social Work can support and assist you to reach your goals.

Find out about taught courses and programmes, research opportunities, how you can mix the two together and what programme is best suited to your needs and aspirations.


This event will include information on:

  • Masters degrees (including the new Master of Education Practice launching in 2018 subject to standard regulatory approval)
  • Postgraduate certificates and diplomas
  • Honours degrees
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education (PhD)

Explore our range of postgraduate study options here >>


If you are are about to complete an undergraduate degree in teaching/education and considering postgraduate study, then this information session is perfect for you to attend too.


Ready to start your PhD or Doctor of Education?

We have a thriving community of doctoral candidates who are actively involved in research in diverse areas of educational research and related areas.

The Faculty of Education and Social Work offers two doctoral programmes: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education, or Doctor of Education (EdD).

Come and find out about about what is involved, how we can support you and the supervisers and expertise we can offer.



Do you want to become a teacher?

This information session does not cover our programmes to become a teacher.

You can view our website information about our programmes to become a qualified teacher and contact us with your questions at