Taught course

Mathematics Education

King's College London · Department of Education and Professional Studies

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:2 first degree (or equivalent), plus PGCE (or equivalent). Although teaching experience is highly recommended, (especially when related to the subject focus of the MA you are applying for) candidates with appropriate academic qualifications are invited to apply.

Months of entry


Course content

Although rooted in your practical experience, the programme emphasises the theoretical study of education. With up-to-date research and evidence-based information about mathematics learning, teaching, assessment, use of technologies and practice, you will be able to reflect on current and future mathematics education practices, policies, mathematics curriculum technologies, problems and innovations. At least two of the following courses are required: Foundations of Teaching & Learning Mathematics; Recent Developments in Mathematics Education; Policy, Practice & the Mathematics Curriculum.

Your dissertation allows us to personalise your learning and to play a leading role in the profession.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English, please visit our website for further information: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

Contact the department for details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-72 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
+44 (0) 20 7848 7207
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200