Taught course

Education: International Education

Bath Spa University · School of Education

Entry requirements

You’ll typically have an undergraduate degree in Education or a related Social Science discipline. Ideally, you'll be working within an educational context and have some professional experience in either national or international education systems.For more information please contact our admissions team or telephone 01225 876180.

Months of entry


Course content

  • Taught by active researchers with leading international education perspectives.
  • Has a strong inter-disciplinary perspective and critical thought on global issues throughout the course.
  • Improve your career prospects – you’ll graduate ideally placed for professional, management, and education roles.

International education is a complex and changing subject. Education professionals have the challenge of promoting economic growth and competition, while supporting the development of sustainable and cohesive societies to promote equity and social justice.

Attracting individuals across the UK and around the world, this course asks you to think deeply around questions relating to the economics, politics and social issues relating to education and development. We’ll equip you with a good grounding in statistical and qualitative research approaches, to prepare you for your dissertation module in the final trimester.


Career opportunities include professional, leadership and management roles within learning institutions; professional, leadership and management roles within organisations involved in providing learning resources, opportunities and assessment; and policy roles at a range of levels in the education sectors.

Information for international students

For further information visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For more information on funding please refer to our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
15 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)1225 876 180