The Doctorate in Educational Research (DIE) is a program offered by the Institute of Educational Research of the Universidad Veracruzana. This program has been recognized as a high academic level within the National Register of Quality Postgraduate Programs (PNPC in spanish) of the National Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT) until December 2025.

The main objective of this doctorate program is to form researchers with high academic qualifications within educational research, with a higher sense of belonging in the social, educational, and institutional fields. Furthermore, DIE focuses on training graduate researchers capable of observing, identifying, and interceding in the several educational problems that exist in the state of Veracruz, Mexico, and the world.

Doctorate’s Studies Plan includes 8 semesters, under the premise of full-time dedication.