Taught course

Educational Management

University of Bolton · Faculty of Arts and Media Technologies

Entry requirements

You should have a first degree - BA (Hons) or BEd (Hons); and a PGCE.


Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MA Educational Management is an advanced and flexible course which includes two specialist modules Human Resource Management and Marketing as well as a range of optional modules. It is directly relevant to the realities of working in educational management in different sectors, and assignments are tailored towards your own working environment.

The MA Educational Management is a named award within the MEd Professional Development scheme. In the first instance applicants should apply for the MEd Professional Development.

Advanced courses in education at the University of Bolton all focus on clear principles: learners and learning, professional practice in education and training, and quality and excellence in professional development.

This exciting and demanding masters course gives you the opportunity to develop a range of in depth skills which are applicable in different senior and management roles in across the education sector.

You will be taught by educational professionals and assessed using techniques including group and individual projects and assignments, research, presentations, tutorials, reports and essays. At all times the course is relevant and focused, preparing you for additional responsibilities in your career.

This course allows rigorous academic investigations into education management. You will learn how to explore educational research and make informed comment on the applicability, relevance and usefulness of theories, concepts, models, methodologies and techniques applied to practice. You will acquire a range of advanced skills and abilities necessary for you to pursue the demands of your chosen programme successfully.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-60 months

Course contact details

University of Bolton Enquiries
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