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MA Educational Leadership (part time)
Study leadership for education settings around the world with this flexible part-time degree.

MA Educational Leadership (part time) / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Master of Arts
Duration
24 months [Part-time]
Entry requirements

A good honours degree (minimum 2:1) and an initial UK qualification in teaching.

The part-time course is a 120 credit Master's plus 60 credits of AP(E)L that you bring with you (a postgraduate certificate or equivalent). You will also need a minimum 2 years teaching experience  based in the UK.

 You will also need to have a minimum of two years teaching experience based in the UK.

Please submit the following documents with your application:

  • Copies of official degree certificates and transcripts of your previous study, showing the subjects taken and grades obtained. If these documents are in languages other than English please provide official translations.
  • Two written references, signed by the referee and on official headed paper
  • A personal statement detailing why you wish to study the course, your experiences, what you can bring to the course and any other information that you see as relevant to your application
  • Your CV
  • Copies of English Language Certification, e.g. IELTS, TOEFL or Pearson test score report.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

The deadline for applications is the 31st August 2017; later applications are considered at our discretion. Please note that we receive a very high number of applications so the course may be closed to new applications before the final deadline given.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA N Y N N

Course overview

  • You want to learn from those at the forefront of developments in educational leadership
  • You are keen to develop practical approaches to educational improvement and effectiveness
  • You are looking for a flexible course, suitable for busy professionals, supported by excellent online resources

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £3,167
    International students (per annum): £6,000

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Scholarships/sponsorships

The School of Environment, Education and Development is offering a number of scholarships for 2017 entry. For further information please click here .

The School of Environment, Education and Development Loyalty Bursary offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a 1st and are progressing to a postgraduate taught masters course for September 2017 entry (terms and conditions apply - please contact us for further information).  

See also the University's postgraduate funding database for more funding opportunities.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Linda Williams
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 2814
Email
Website
http://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/education/postgraduatetaught/
Academic department overview
See: The School .