Taught course

Education (International Education)

Oxford Brookes University · School of Education

Entry requirements

This MA course is for students from a wide range of backgrounds and nationalities, who are graduates with a recognised teaching qualification, or other relevant educational experience. Applicants normally have:

  • a good undergraduate honours degree - 2.2 or above
  • relevant teaching experience in the international school sector. We also welcome educational professionals who have experience of teaching in a multilingual, English medium instruction setting and are looking to move into the International education sector. Please also see the University's general entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Take your career to the next level with an MA Education: International Education. Develop your skills and expertise as a teaching professional and as an educational researcher. You’ll study to develop advanced practitioner skills, building specific expertise in international education. You’ll join a vibrant online learning community of experienced and passionate professionals. You'll discuss and share case studies, debating key topics in education. Also there are networking opportunities, to learn from each other, and share your own expertise. The course meets the needs of working professionals. Throughout your course you'll grow as a leader and expert practitioner. You'll finish the course primed to influence change, or lead best practice in your workplace, or pursue further academic studies in the future. This course is for:

  • education practitioners working with learners in the age phases 3-7, 5-11 or 11-18
  • educational professionals with experience of teaching in a multilingual, English medium instruction setting
  • anyone looking to move into the International school sector.

Information for international students

We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.

Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.

If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.

Fees and funding

UK students
£935 per single module
International students
£935 per single module

Financial support and scholarships

For general sources of financial support, see our Fees and funding pages.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    36 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Query Brookes