Entry requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in Education or Research. Non-traditional qualifications/routes will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

The aim of the MRes in Education is to provide the methodological, analytical and practical expertise required to become a competent educational researcher. This is an Economic and Social Research Council-recognised programme, and one of the research training pathways that make up the South West Doctoral Training Partnership.

This programme will appeal to those who are interested in developing a career in educational research, as well as professionals working in education institutions or organisations that require research knowledge and skills.

Information for international students

Visit our programme catalogue for full details of the structure and unit content for our MRes in Education.

Fees and funding

See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Enquiries Team
+44 (0) 117 394 1649