Taught course

Educational Leadership

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

You normally need a degree or equivalent, and some relevant professional experience. We encourage non-graduates with relevant managerial experience to apply. If English is not your first language, you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and 6.5 in writing.

Months of entry

October, March

Course content

Develop your ability to manage and lead in educational environments on this postgraduate distance-learning course. Whichever educational setting you work in, from children’s centres to higher education establishments, this course can help you to progress to middle or senior leadership positions.

Key points
• Suitable for staff in many educational settings including health-and-social-care-related education.
• Choose from two routes of study depending on your career aims.
• Enjoy flexible learning via distance learning each Saturday, alongside email and phone contact with lecturers.
• Improve your specialist knowledge in a work-specific area with a research project (MA only).

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555