Taught course

Leadership in Education

Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Education, Health and Community

Entry requirements

Entry requirements (Home students)

Normally minimum 2.2, relevant professional experience and current employment as an educational practitioner.
Candidates with existing and current qualifications at level 7 may be able to apply for recognition of academic credit against part of the programme. Please contact the Programme Leader, Debbie Duncalf: D.Duncalf@ljmu.ac.uk​ for further information.​

Months of entry


Course content

Aimed at current and future educational leaders, this masters develops key skills enabling you to make a significant contribution to organisational effectiveness at all levels.

​The programme attracts professionals from a range of educational sectors.
  • This mix of learners creates a dynamic environment for all, where you learn from each other through the sharing of professional experiences. The course also offers a flexible learning approach and this enables you to fit your study around your work commitments.
  • The programme has strong links with schools, colleges, local authorities and other universities, ensuring that our curriculum and approach to professional development are relevant to the current needs of the education profession.
  • On successful completion, you will have an enhanced knowledge and understanding of the theory and practice of leadership in education, teaching and learning and mentoring and coaching as well as the skills to apply your learning in a professional setting, improving organisational performance

Information for international students

Please note: this programme is not suitable for students who require a Tier 4 visa. Due to immigration requirements, Tier 4 international students must study on a full-time basis.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months


part time
36 months


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44(0)151 231 5090