Taught course

Professional Studies in Education

Open University · Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies

Entry requirements

Entry requirements vary. For more information and details on how to apply, read more about The Open University's Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Studies in Education.

Months of entry


Course content

This professional postgraduate qualification explores education through the lens of your chosen specialism and you will be encouraged to relate your learning and theoretical content to your own experiences and context. You’ll also have the flexibility to change your specialism at Stage 2 if you want to diversify your study area. On completion of this diploma you can choose to continue studying and complete the MA or MEd in Education.

Information for international students

This qualification can be studied from anywhere in the world.

Fees and funding

For more information about fees and funding, please visit The Open University website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

The Open University
0300 303 5303