Taught course

Education Studies

University of Suffolk · Children, Young People and Education

Entry requirements

A 2:2 minimum classification or equivalent from undergraduate degree in a relevant subject, from a UK university or other recognised degree-awarding body, or a qualification at equivalent level is necessary.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MA Education Studies offers a choice of routes for practising professionals and managers in educational settings. Masters level study is viewed by many as being essential for career progression and supports professional development in education and related fields. This course provides the opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of the current landscape in education and engage with wider theories and issues. Students will develop critical thinking and hone higher level skills.

Students can choose to undertake either a Postgraduate Certificate (PgC), a Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) or a full MA in Education Studies. Optional modules allow students to follow different routes, including leadership and management and early career development or to focus on areas of interest relevant to the student's own professional practice.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) where English is not the students' first language.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months


part time
24-36 months


part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

01473 338833