Taught course

Education MA

University of Exeter · Education

Entry requirements

Normally a good first degree UK Upper Second Class Honours or above, have at least 3 months relevant experience or working in an educational setting or other relevant setting.

Specialist Pathways; Individually constructed programme, Creative Arts in Education, Language and Literacy, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Special Educational Needs, Technology, Creativity and Thinking.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA Education is designed to enhance teachers' professional practice and help them make improvements which will make a positive difference either within the classroom or their particular work environment.

Highly flexible, it caters for educators with a diverse range of experience, development needs, and study requirements. It is suitable for teachers, those in leadership or policy-making roles, and other practitioners working in education or related settings.

Students can choose an individually constructed programme, or follow a specialist route which may be reflected in their degree title. It is also possible to study single modules through the Professional Development in Education programme.

Information for international students

We warmly welcome international students to all three of our beautiful campuses. At present 4,000 students from over 130 countries contribute to a thriving international community. Details of our academic and English language requirements, along with details of English language support can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Please visit Funding for further details. Here you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-60 months

Course contact details

SSIS Student Recruitment Office
+44 (0)1392 723192