A Doctor of Philosophy in Education (IGNOU PhD in Education) is a distance program from IGNOU offered only to students holding an M Phil degree with specialization in education. The candidate should have at least scored a minimum 55% in their masters degree to enroll in this doctorate program.
This is a IGNOU Job oriented specialized program meant for serious candidates who are looking for the highest form of education for better employment. The minimum duration of this program is up to two years and the maximum duration is up to five years. This is a rigorous program and needs 100% commitment from students to clear it.
However there is no end to the advantages after successfully completing this program. There is no age limit, students can take up the program at any level in their career or adult life. After completion of the program students can take up employment at universities and colleges for various high level positions like Sr Lecturer, principal and much more. The salary, perks and facilities would be best in the industry.