PhD in Educational Studies (Joint Program)

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Graduate Program Director: Mary-Louise Vanderlee (


  • Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
  • Social/Cultural/Political Contexts of Education
  • Cognition and Learning

Entry point: May

Program length: Four years (12 Terms)

Application deadline: November 15

How to apply:

  1. Check the university requirements and the program requirements.
  2. Complete the online application and submit the non-refundable application fee.
  3. You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials:
  • Completed on-line application
  • Two complete sets of official transcripts
  • Reference reports and supporting letters from two academic referees
  • Academic curriculum vitae
  • Evidence of research competence (as required)
  • Research plan
  • IELTS/TOEFL (if applicable)
  • Application fee of $105.00 to be paid on-line
  • More information

Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Brock University!