PhD in Education


Our doctoral program in Education is designed to transform teachers with passion towards teaching into educational leaders. The program will inculcate the evidence-based learning to apply the same for the improvement of schools and adopt for transformational leadership in the education industry.

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Duration & Eligibility
3 Years

Master’s degree in Education or MA / MSc Education from a recognized university

Salient Features
  • Implement various new teaching methodologies and tools.
  • Develop both personal and professional skills.
  • Enhance leaderships skills through book and article reviews.
  • Enhance knowledge regarding the real time school scenarios.


  • Block Subjects Credits
    I Adult and Childhood Learning Theories 4
    II Educational Psychology 4
    III Research Methodology 4
    Capstone Project I 2
    IV Advanced Educational Technology 4
    V International Education 4
    VI Teaching-Learning & Pedagogies 4
    Capstone Project II 2
    VII Outcome Based Education 4
    VIII Educational Management, Planning and Finance 3
    IX Curriculum Studies and Teacher Education 3
    X-XVII Thesis Work: Term Reports(3) 52
    Thesis Work: Submission
    Final Report Submission
    Total Credits 90

Learning Methodology

The core learning methodology includes BBRRIICCSS models, Forum Discussions, Case Studies, Contextual Project Work, Article Review and Research Project. BRICS model is a uniquely designed methodology


Why Choose Us?

  • Study online using our Learning Management System
  • Tailored, international standard curriculum
  • Experienced faculty from around the world
  • Academic partnership with University of Central Nicaragua
  • Student-focussed learning methodologies
  • Outcome based academic delivery
Why Choose Texila

Student Testimonials

Tawiah Sampson

Tawiah Sampson

“Schooling at Texila American university is one of the finest decision I have ever Made”.

Angela Chipepo Mwaba

Angela Chipepo Mwaba

“My experience at Texila American University was awesome and rewarding. My Master in Public Health Programme was 2 years. The coordinators were available to give guidiance though in the first year queries would take long to be attended to. Otherwise it improved subsquentltly.”

Prof. Petrus J. Van Staden

Prof. Petrus J. Van Staden

“What make TAU unique is it involves studying away from your academic institution, usually from the comfort of your home. TAU’s flexibility of distance learning makes it a popular, appealing option: you can study at your own pace, fitting your studies around your life. ”


  • How Do I Apply?

    You can apply online by clicking here. Fill the application form with all the relevant information and our Enrollment Advisor will call you for more details.

  • When will a decision be made on my application?
  • Do I need to travel to University for Examinations?

    No. We conduct the proctored Examinations including viva-voice.

  • How do I get guidance for the Doctoral/PhD programs?

    Students should identify their own Guide and get approved by the University. The University will also support the students by providing a Co-Guide.

  • Does TAU provide financial aid?

    Yes. TAU renders all the possible support to facilitate and process financial loan. Students are eligible to apply for private educational loans from various private loan lenders. It is highly recommended to apply with a co-signer.