Faculty of Education

Doctor's Degree Doctor of Education program in Educational Administration


Faculty of Education

Doctor of Education program in Educational Administration

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Philosophy, Significance and Objectives:


Philosophy, Significance and Objectives:


The Faculty of Education offers a Doctoral of Education program in Educational Administration.

            The Doctoral of Education program in Educational Administration is determined to produce Doctoral degree graduates who are knowledgeable and capable of conducting advanced research in educational administration; able to apply knowledge and experiences in administration and uphold professional codes of conducts; able to work well with others in educational institutions; cultivating good educational administrators with creativities, maintaining high morality in organizational development; truly practical and understanding professional foundations; able to solve educational administration problems; be responsible, honest, sacrificing and be good models in educational management systems to be beneficial to educational, social and national development through the mission: “Excellence in thinking; excellence in Morality, moving towards academic progress and professional educational administrators.”



Educational administrators are significant mechanism to develop and enhance national educational management to cope with technological, economic, social and global changes. The country needs high quality professional personnel who are able to appropriately apply the concepts, principles and experiences in both public and private educational organizations in order to strengthening educational institutions at all levels to be the sources of human resources development to produce desirable man power for the country.

Thailand has been consistently developing its education to enhance man power potential by stating policies for educational reform at all levels during the last century. However, from the assessment of concerned organizations, it is obvious that the implementation in many aspects are still far from specified targets, especially the quality of learners are far below the bench mark in many areas; thus, affecting the competitive potential of the country.

Bangkokthonburi University, with potential and readiness in producing quality educational administration graduates. proposed to offer the Doctor of Education degree program in Administration to produce Doctoral graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and skillful in educational administration and was approved by the University Council and acknowledged by the Ministry of Education in 2018.



  1. To produce Doctoral graduates with high morality and ethics with positive attitude in educational profession and maintain codes of conducts in education;
  2. To foster Doctoral graduates with knowledge and know-how with good understanding in concepts and principles of education in the fields of their interests; be able to analyze and synthesize educational concepts, principles and theories, and processes in educational administration;;
  3. To produce Doctoral graduates with analytical skills, administrative skills, teaching and learning skills capable of conducting situational analysis and applying knowledge and understanding on concepts, principles and theories, and processes in administration  and competently solve problems in unexpected situational changes;
  4. To cultivate Doctoral graduates with interpersonal skills, work well with others; maintaining good leadership and followership with personal and social responsibility;
  5. To produce Doctoral graduates with numerical and quantitative skills, communication skills and the use of information technology both speaking and writing in the areas of educational administration.