Taught course


University of Melbourne

Entry requirements

In order to be considered for entry, applicants must have completed:

  • A three-year undergraduate degree or equivalent in any discipline area.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.

In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider:

  • prior academic performance.

Months of entry

February, July

Course content

The Master of Education is directed at individuals wanting to develop specialised knowledge and skills in educational theories, policies and approaches at the graduate level. The course has been designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of individuals who are wanting to develop and/or extend their expertise in pedagogy and assessment, arts and/or STEM education, international policies and comparative education, literacy education, student wellbeing, and/or leadership and management. The degree will meet the needs of practising teachers as well as those who are interested and/or involved in youth work, policy making, health education, and/or educational administration within the wider educational community, including government and non-government organisations (NGOs), as well as private providers.

Please note that this course will not provide you with registration to teach in Australia.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MEd
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Melbourne Graduate School of Education
+61 3 9035 5511