Taught course

Education

Institution
University of Glasgow · College of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

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Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or or non-UK equivalent in any subject.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

With such discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains imperative. The University of Glasgow's School of Education, ranked 1st in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2021, recognises the need for quality teachers. Our online Education MSc is perfect for budding teachers, pre-PhD or -EdD students and education professionals keen to further their careers around their existing commitments. Our focus on research and high-level teaching from expert faculty will ensure you are best placed to further your career in education.

Choose your own path

This online programme offers three specialist pathways, enabling you to tailor your studies to your unique experiences and career goals. Choose from psychological and international perspectives in adult education; assessment and pedagogy; or inclusive education. Each of these options is designed to provide you with the skills necessary for a successful career in education and help shape the minds of tomorrow.

Expert teaching

Studying at our School of Education, you’ll learn from lecturers at the forefront of educational research, such as Dr Jennifer Farrar, whose current work on critical literacy in the classroom is prompting policy change. By giving you insights into the learning process and the current policies, practices, issues and trends in education, our online Education MSc opens up a raft of positions from primary and secondary schooling to adult education and educational leadership.

100% online, interactive learning

Studying online means you don’t have to sacrifice your current career in order to pursue a new one. The University of Glasgow’s online MSc Education will provide you with industry-lead teaching and cutting-edge research without you having to set foot on campus. They offer a variety of study options from videos, live seminars and discussions, which you can download in order to access anywhere, at any time. At the University of Glasgow, you can further your ambitions without compromising your current commitments.

World changers welcome: join us and make your mark

Information for international students

International students: applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.

Fees and funding

UK students
£15,000*, Part-time fees £1667 per 20 Credit
International students
£15,000*, Part-time fees £1667 per 20 Credit

*Total cost, incremental payment schedule available. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only.

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    30-72 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    30-72 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    flexible
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Online Postgraduate Admissions
Email
onlinedegreesadmissions@glasgow.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 278 7247