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Educational Leadership and Management PhD Degree Programs
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For International Students (English-taught)

Faculty of Education, Southwest University, P.R. China

 

Reasons for Choosing to Study at Faculty of Education, SWU

High reputation: SWU is a national key comprehensive university under the direct administration of the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, and one of the “211 project” universities (top 100 universities in the 21th century gaining preferential support in the construction and development from the Central Government of China).

Strong discipline: Faculty of Education is one of the leading faculties of education in China. It has a post-doctoral educational research station, and provides 15 PhD degree programs, 17 master’s degree programs and 4 bachelor’s degree programs. It also has 4 key research centers on national and provincial level.

Strong faculty: over 110 full time teachers; more than 40 professors and 50 associate professors (including research fellows); more than 40 PhD supervisors, and nearly 80 master’s degree tutors.

Less expenses: students can apply for different types of scholarships. And studying at SWU Chongqing costs you much less because the consumption level in Chongqing is comparatively much lower than in most other cities in China.

Delicious food: Chongqing cuisine is popular with people from all over the world for its beautiful outlook, fragrant smell, and good taste.

Ideal studying environment: National famous garden-style campus located near Jialing River and Jinyun Mountain.

 

Educational Leadership and Management PhD Degree Programs (Full-time)

This program emphasizes systematic knowledge learning, critical analysis, and creative applications of theories in specific contexts from multidisciplinary perspectives, including education, psychology, leadership, economy, policy and organizational analysis. Face to face lecturing guided by teachers, mini-seminars based on students’ collaborative learning and research exploration, and classroom discussion and debates based on school visits are organized to enrich the learning experiences of students. Course readings are supplemented with additional materials designed to facilitate individual and group understanding of concepts and to aid students in developing problem-solving skills.

Through this program, the students are expected to develop their global competences in planning, inclusion, community action, communication, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and ethical commitment, all of which are necessary for educational leaders and mangers in 21st century.

Program Profile:

Degree: Ph.D. in Education

Major: Educational Leadership and Management

Area of Study:

Educational economics and educational policy;

Educational governance in higher education;

Educational supervision and evaluation;

Educational leadership and school improvement (curriculum and instructional leadership etc.)

Study Duration: 4 years (maximum: 6 years)

Working Language: English

 

How to Apply

Applicant Eligibility for Educational Leadership and Management PhD Degree program  

Non-Chinese citizen in good health

Master’s degree holder with valid foreign passport below the age of 40

For non-English speakers: IELTS not less than 6.5, or TOEFL (Internet-based) not less than 85

GPA 3.0 and above (out of 4.0); or 80 and above (out of 100)

Open for majors in Humanities and Social Science.

Not sponsored by any other kind of scholarship

Documents Required

Applicant’s resume.

Photocopies of master’s degree diploma and transcript. Such documents in languages other than Chinese or English must be attached with notarized copies in English.

For non-English speakers: photocopy of IELTS or Internet-based TOEFL certificate

Two recommendation letters from professors or associate professors with their signatures

Research proposal in English (not less than 2000 words)

Published academic papers or other academic achievements (original or photocopy if any)

Application Procedures

Please send your application materials to fsfoeswu@126.com.

Deadline: May 30, 2020.

 

Scholarship

SWU provides different types of scholarship for prospective students, including Chinese Government Scholarship, Chongqing Mayor Scholarship, etc. For further information, please contact fsfoeswu@126.com.

 

Contact Information

International Communication and Exchanges Office, Faculty of Education, Southwest University

Tel: +86-23-68367449  +86-23-68367346

Fax: +86-23-68367448

Email: fsfoeswu@126.com  

Address: No. 2 Tiansheng Road, Faculty of Education, Southwest University, Beibei District Chongqing, P. R. China

Zip Code: 400715