Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be expected to have a relevant first degree; a professional qualification and 2 years' experience.

Months of entry


Course content

Specialist course designed for teachers, trainers and others concerned with teaching English to young learners. Offers full Masters programme in the YL field, so that participants can build on their experience and study or research particular aspects in depth.

Can be taken full time for 12 months or part time for 24 months.

Information for international students

The University of Leeds welcomes international students. English language is required (eg. IELTS). Accommodation is guaranteed for all new international students paying fees at non-EU rate. For details refer to our course website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

The School of Education offers 50% fee scholarships to UK/EU and international students studying for a masters degree in the School. Find out more.

The University also has scholarships available to UK /EU and International Students. Visit http://scholarships.leeds.ac.uk/

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment66
Dissertation34 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Student Recruitment Team
+44 (0)113 343 4550