School of Education

University of Manchester

Psychology of Education

The course develops critical skills in the evaluation and analysis of current research, theory and practice in psychology and education; the course is intended to bring graduates from other disciplines up to the academic standard of an Honours degree in psychology; it demonstrates how the core areas of psychology (developmental; social; cognitive; psychobiology; individual differences; research methods) are applied in educational settings.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2: classification), or the overseas equivalent, in any discipline; IELTS 7.0 with 7 in the writing component or TOEFL 600 paper based or 250 computer based, with 4.5 in the test of written English.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MEd Full-time - 12 months
MEd Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

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