Ulster University

Ulster University


This programme aims to enhance your personal development through reflective practice and covers professional development, innovation and leadership and performance management.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have gained an Honours or non-Honours degree from a University of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, from the Council for National Academic Awards, the National Council for Educational Awards, the Higher Education and Training Awards Council, or from an institution of another country which is recognised as being of an equivalent standard; or an equivalent standard (normally 50 percent) in a Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate, Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma or an approved alternative qualification, e.g. a professional qualification; provide evidence of competence in written and spoken English (GCSE grade C or equivalent). Applicants must have at least seven years experience in a school or college environment, at least two of which should have involved significant leadership activities. Alternatively, Principals who apply who are already in post or in an acting principal post will be admitted. Students will submit application forms and will be required to undergo an appropriate selection procedure to gain admission to the course. The selection process may involve inspection of the candidates� portfolio of leadership experience to date, along with activities which may include a blind presentation, an �in-tray�, an interview and a written reflection on the process.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coleraine Campus Coleraine BT52 1SA Northern Ireland
Jordanstown Campus Newtownabbey BT37 0QB Northern Ireland
Magee Campus Londonderry BT48 7JL Northern Ireland

Key information

General Enquiries
Telephone number: 
028 7012 3456