University of Exeter

University of Exeter

Professional Development in Education

The Professional Development in Education route is recommended for those who: are interested in a particular module but are not intending to study for a Master's qualification; don't wish to commit to a Masters' programme at the outset but would like to accumulate credits towards a qualification should they decide to take further modules in future.

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to have obtained a 1st degree equivalent to at least a UK upper 2nd Class Honours or Master's level credits (eg PGCE) in a relevant discipline. Applicants normally are also expected to have at least 3 months' professional experience in an educational or other relevant setting. Please note that some modules require Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, specific experience and/or current practice. For applicant's whose 1st language is not English: applicants need to submit evidence of their proficiency in English. Accepted Englsih tests: IELTS; TOEFL IBT; Pearson Test of English Academic.

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed through course work and there are no final examinations. Assessments are varied and include essays, online projects, portfolios and presentations.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,700 per Academic year (Home) 1 Years
MA Full-time £ 15,500 per Academic year (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time £ 6,700 per Academic year (EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time £ 37 per Credit module (Home) 5 Years
MA Part-time £ 86 per Credit module (International) 5 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Streatham Campus Exeter EX4 4QJ South West

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