Cardiff University

Cardiff University

Education, Policy and Society

This course aims to offer knowledge and expertise for a career in teaching and learning (in schools and colleges, as well as adult and work-related settings), education/training organisations and management, educational administration and support services. There is a progression route from the MSc to the Professional Doctorate (EdD) programme.

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree or a recognised equivalent qualification. Non-graduates are considered dependent upon demonstration, through some recent and relevant professional experience (normally 2 years experience is required) of the ability to undertake the course. It is particularly suitable for professionals and others seeking advanced level study of education. Credit exemption may be given against accredited prior learning, prior professional experience and professional development, including NPQH/NPQSL. students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 5.5 in each component).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 2,925 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
029 2087 5178