Doctoral programmes

Join our thriving community of doctoral candidates and help turn knowledge into tangible benefits for society.

Pursue meaningful research in social work, counselling, professional supervision or human services.

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Lead change in education, teaching and learning with our part-time doctorate tailored for working professionals.

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Find out how New Zealand’s cultural diversity is driving our Faculty research in learning, equity and wellbeing.

Our research efforts

Browse our directory of Education and Social Work academics, including their specialties and research interests.

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All doctoral students must complete a research proposal in their first year. Here’s what you need to know.

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Search the University’s FindaThesis database for information about our research staff, supervisors and ongoing projects and opportunities.

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