The study of education enables us to identify and challenge its purposes, practices and functions in different contexts.
Department of Education
We conduct research and teach courses to further our understanding of a range of education-related issues nationally and internationally.
Our Department of Education offers a range of postgraduate courses, from taught master's to research degrees.
Find out about life at Bath and studying our courses through Postgraduate Open Days, fairs and events.
Our Winter School is for students studying the Doctor of Education (EdD) course. It will take place between 16 and 23 January 2019.
If you are considering studying MA English as a Medium of Instruction, we invite you to join us for this webinar on 13 March 2019, 12.00 - 1.00pm GMT.
Our Summer School is for those studying the Doctor of Education (EdD) and MA Education courses. It will take place between 26 June and 19 July 2019.
Our department has a longstanding commitment to excellence in research that's nationally and internationally significant.
Supported by funding from the ESRC, Dr Lizzi O. Milligan will lead a major new international project focusing on girls education in Rwanda.
Lecturer Shona McIntosh makes a comparison between the two programmes of education and sheds light on the importance of extracurricular activities.
The study is the first to explore how the ethnic composition of where students grow up might impact their university choices.
Contact details for all permanent and visiting members of the Department.
Dr Ceri Brown writes for The Conversation about the the issues with increasing the levels of tests and exams for young people.
In recent years the demand for English language education has shown two distinct trends leading to the growth of two quite distinct professions.
The new agreement will deepen the collaboration between the two universities, promoting student exchange, research and teaching collaboration.
The IB event brought together over 100 researchers to discuss developments in international education.
Professor Alma Harris has been heavily involved in the new report, from the International Council of Education Advisers to the Scottish Government.
Alma Harris and Nick Pearce have been named Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences.
The University of Bath has received an overall satisfaction rating of 86.04% in the latest National Student Survey results, published today (27 July 2018).