Taught course

Education Studies

University of Strathclyde · Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

A degree/relevant professional qualification or a combination of qualifications and experience demonstrating capacity for postgraduate study.

Months of entry


Course content

The MEd in Education Studies is suitable for students looking to pursue part-time study in this area. It is ideal for those seeking a qualification whilst working that will enhance professional practice.

The MEd in Education Studies allows you to tailor your studies from a range of elective specialist classes. This course is ideal for those who want to study part-time alongside working. The classes are delivered either face-to-face on campus during the evening or at weekends or through the Virtual Learning Platform.

The MEd in Education Studies provides a critical understanding of education. It is not a teaching qualification, yet, a Masters level study of education can enhance students’ academic and professional understanding of education in ways that can enhance practice and career opportunities in the broader field of education.

The course enables you to develop skills to study at Masters level, develop a sophisticated and critical understanding of the concept of policy relating to education, extend your interest and understanding of learning and engage in a range of other, education-related areas.

For more information please see the course page.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
Scotland £1,600 p/a Rest of UK £3,000 p/a
International students
EU £1,600 p/a

Please see the website and scholarship search for more information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
0141 444 8600