Taught course

Education International

Keele University · School of Social Science and Public Policy

Entry requirements

University degree, English as first language or IELTS score of 6.5 or above. Entry to Year 2 dependent on suitable experience and qualifications (for direct entry to Year 2, successful applicants must already hold a PGCE or equivalent, and be subject to satisfactory accreditation of prior experience (APEL).


Months of entry


Course content

The MA Education (International) is a flexible, part-time, semi-distance learning programme. The programme is designed for those working in international schools and similar organisations. The aim is to broaden teachers’ knowledge, understanding and skills within their own professional setting. The programme has a clear practical focus, underpinned by theory and which provides participants with an opportunity to develop their professional competence and enhance their capacity to engage in critically reflective practice as advanced educational professionals.

From 2015, this prestigious MAEdi can be accessed by any international school teacher working in any country. There is an attendance requirement for applicants of a five-day residential held at Keele University, UK in early August 2015. The remainder of the programm is by distance learning. The programme is also suitable for British state school teachers seeking a qualification directly relevant to international schooling and education.

Information for international students

Attendance requirement at Keele University

Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment120
Dissertation60 (15,000 words)

Course contact details

Melanie Shaw
01782 733192