School of Education

University of Manchester

Education (International)

The course has been designed for teachers and other education professionals working in a range of educational settings. The course is strongly focused upon the application of educational theories, ideas and concepts to a range of school/college and community based contexts; it offers a unique combination of policy, practice and pedagogical based perspectives on education located within the educational and other related experiences of the participants.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a related area; an initial qualification in teaching is also required if this is not formally part of 1st degree; students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 with 7.0 in writing or TOEFL 600 paper based or 250 computer based, with 4.5 in Test of Written English.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods i; research methods ii; education leadership; leading educational change and development; school improvement; examining educational policy; school improvement; theories of teaching and learning; international perspectives on equity and inclusion; human resource development and leadership.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

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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