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MAEducational Research

Tuition fee £16,000 per year
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Join education professionals from all over the world: our postgraduate courses will launch your career in education, or aid your continuing professional development.

Learn the skills and techniques you need to become a competent and informed researcher. You’ll get one-to-one support from dedicated professionals.

The tutors are experts. They’ll guide you through selecting your topic, preparing assignments, identifying questions and carrying out fieldwork.

Programme structure

Core modules

Critical Issues in Education and Educational Research
Qualitative Methodologies in Educational Research

Optional modules

The Practice of Research
Quantitative Methods for Educational Research




Three 6,000 word assignments
A 15,000–20,000-word dissertation

Career opportunities

Our graduates work in the UK and overseas in schools, universities, and local and national government. Some are teachers and lecturers. Others use their skills in policy development, education, administration, psychology and social work. Our research has a direct impact on educational theory, policy and practice; we’re supporting the development of children, families and learning communities through dedicated research centres.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States