The Institute of Education (IoE) is an interdisciplinary Institute that is committed to supporting the University aims of building local research capacity and excellence in scholarship, bringing together leading academic specialists from a range of relevant disciplines and assisting to raise the University’s profile internationally in this field.
The IoE directly supports the University in undertaking academic research in education, cognition and pedagogy with particular focus on innovative practices in education.
To assist the University in achieving its goals in terms of conducting outstanding research, the IoE works closely with University Associate Campuses and Partners including the HM Government of Gibraltar’s Department of Education. This institution is partnered with the University of Gibraltar allowing access to their resources, which may be accessed by University of Gibraltar researchers and students.

Director of the IoE
Dr. Joey Britto

Joey is the Director of the University of Gibraltar’s Institute of Education and was a former Director of Education for Gibraltar.  Joey holds a PhD in Education from the University of Sheffield, and has been instrumental in effecting the shift towards more reflective practice in Gibraltar’s education system. He currently sits on the University’s Research and Research Degrees Committee and until recently was a member of its Board of Governors.
Associate Reseachers