University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

Education Management

The programme covers the general business and management curriculum, with an opportunity to specialise in education management. All students are encouraged to apply concepts learned as well as become familiar with theoretical paradigms. The content covers how to manage and lead organisations effectively in education through the development of abilities, extension of knowledge and understanding of a wide range of management skills, ideas and theories. This programme is designed for students from a wide variety of backgrounds who are seeking international career opportunities in education through the development of their managerial abilities.

Entry requirements

A recognised Honours degree or equivalent. A professional qualification. Applicants who do not meet the above criteria may be admitted to the course provided their professional or managerial experience is deemed to be appropriate. Applicants who have been awarded a diploma in business administration at distinction level, or an equivalent postgraduate, post experience management diploma at credit level 7 may be admitted with exemption from modules in part 1. IELTS at 6.0.

Course modules

Part 1: Financial management; human resource management; marketing management; strategic management; students study 2 pathway specific modules; leadership and management in education; implementing coaching and mentoring. Part 2: Students are required to undertake an in-depth business research exercise. All students attend a research methods workshop. Following the submission of a research proposal, they are allocated a supervising tutor with whom they will communicate regularly and who will support them throughout the process.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by coursework. This may take various forms, work based projects, small research projects, presentations, case study analysis and the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time - 18 months
MBA Part-time - 28 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Swansea Business Campus Swansea SA4 11NE Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01792 481000