Taught course

Philosophy of Education MA

UCL - University College London · Education, Practice and Society

Entry requirements

The minimum requirement for entry to this programme is a second class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. As the academic content on our MA programmes is demanding, we are particularly looking for applicants with an academic background in philosophy or a related discipline, and/or with relevant professional experience in education.

The English language level for this programme is: Level 2.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English

UCL Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English courses are for international students who are aiming to study for a postgraduate degree at UCL. The courses will develop your academic English and academic skills required to succeed at postgraduate level.

Months of entry


Course content

Based at the IOE, UCL\'s Faculty of Education and Society, world-renowned Centre for Philosophy, staff on this programme work at the forefront of philosophical research, thought and scholarship about education policy, educational practice, and education's interaction with minds, culture and society. Students are offered a comprehensive grounding in the field, and an opportunity to join a vibrant and diverse research community.

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0) 20 3370 1214