Taught course

Education

Institution
University of Cambridge · Faculty of Education
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

2:1 Honours Degree or equivalent

Months of entry

October

Course content

Taught routes: Students follow a specialist course in: Educational Research; Arts, Culture and Education; Critical Approaches to Children's Literature; Perspectives on Inclusive and Special Education; Educational Leadership and School Improvement; Mathematics Education; Politics, Development and Democratic Education; Psychology and Education; Research in Second Language Education; Child and Adolescent Counselling. Individual strand: thesis supervision and oral examination. All students receive training in educational research methods, and submit two essays and a thesis for examination.

Information for international students

International students are expected to demonstrate a fluent command of the English Language in the IELTS (preferably) or the TOEFL examinations. The minimum requirement is an overall band score of 7.0 with 7 in listening, writing and speaking and 6.5 in reading.

Fees and funding

Details of funding opportunities are available on our website.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation60 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Higher Degrees office
Email
graduate@educ.cam.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1223 767 728
Fax
+44 (0)1223 767 602