MPhil in Education

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Education

A stepping stone for PhD in Education, this is an internationally reviewed, contextually grounded and HEC approved programme.

This two-year programme aims to develop high quality educational leaders in the areas of research, development studies, teacher education, curriculum studies, educational leadership, and policy studies. The graduates of this programme are expected to lead educational reforms and conduct high quality research in the context of the developing world with a focus on curriculum, teaching, learning, policy and leadership studies.

Educational leaders, researchers, development practitioners, teacher educators, curriculum specialists, policy makers and experts.​

The admissions have closed for 2016-2017 admission cycle. The last date to apply was February 29, 2016. Admissions for next batch will open around January 2017.

Programme Features 

The programme:

  • is recognised by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan
  • is taught and supervised by internationally qualified PhD faculty with extensive teaching and research experience
  • offers various specialisations in research, education and development, educational processes and many other fields in line with students’ interest
  • will give a boost to your' career trajectory by equipping you with the knowledge and skills required for leadership positions in educational organisations, universities and NGOs
  • serves as a stepping stone for PhD in Education. If you acquire 3.0 CGPA on 4.0 scale in the MPhil and meet other admission requirements, you will be able to join the PhD in Education programme at AKU-IED.

​Repeat Applications

Applicants not successful in the first attempt may apply again with additional information supporting their application. A fresh application together with necessary documentation must be submitted for a particular admission session.​