MPhil Educational Leadership

M Phil in Educational Leadership

Key Features of the Program:

MPhil in Education Leadership is designed with the purpose of preparing competent human resource in the field of educational leadership who could contribute to the field through research and publications, teaching, and leading and managing education programs/institutes.  Specific purpose of the course is to see that the students are:

  • knowledgeable on recent trends and discourses on education leadership and its dimensions at the national and international level
  • capable to contribute to knowledge building through academic and professional engagements
  • capable in planning, designing, and carryout research with high academic standard
  • competent in leading and managing education institutions/programs
  • competent in teaching and training
  • knowledgeable of situations on educational leadership and their dimensions in Nepal and other parts of the world
  • able to assess the challenges and opportunities in the field of educational leadership and develop modalities to address those challenges

Courses offered:

Core Courses (12 credit)
  • EDUC 521 Research Methods in Education and Social Science (3)
  • EDUC 522 Statistical Methods in Education and Social Science Research (3)
  • EDUC 621 Advanced Qualitative Research Methods (3)*
  • EDUC 622 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods (3)*
  • EDUC 514 Writing for Professionals (1)
  • EDUC 513 Seminar: Issues in Education (1+1)

* Students have to select any one of the two courses either EDUC 621 or EDUC 622

Concentration Courses (15 Credit)
  • HRD 520 Organizational Behavior (3)
  • EDUC 531 Principles of Educational Leadership (3)
  • EDUC 532 Management of Education (3)
  • EDUC 533 Financing of Education (3)
  • EDMT 542 Human Resource Management (3)
Foundation Course (3 credit)
  • EDUC 515 Foundation of Education (3)#

# This course is only for those who are from non-education background

Dissertation (6 credit)
  • EDUC 505 Dissertation (6)
Duration: One and half years(3 Semesters ) Class Hour: 5:30-8:30 PM
Mode: Face-to-face Venue: Kathmandu University, School of Education, Hattiban, Lalitpur
Forms Distribution: (December/January of each year) Entry Qualification: Masters Degree in any discipline with CGPA 3.0 (out of 4) or 50% aggregate score

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