M.A. On Campus


Victoria University of Wellington

12 months
35108 USD/year
9201 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Build your expertise within the multidisciplinary field of Education. The postgraduate programmes offered at the Victoria University of Wellington are designed for those working in the education sector such as teachers, educational leaders, researchers, and policy makers or those who are interested in aspects of education such as professional learning or leadership.


Key facts

Victoria University of Wellington offers a range of study options and you may choose to focus on a particular area such as education policy, sustainability, wellbeing, curriculum, leadership, Māori education, Pacific education, special education, international education, language and literacy, or digital futures.

Study while you work

Postgraduate study on the Victoria University of Wellington  can be part-time or full-time, and there are both face-to-face and online pathways. On-campus classes are held late in the afternoon or as block courses over several days or on weekends, and many courses are offered online or in blended form with the option for online attendance.


Postgraduate study in Education will develop your skills in research, writing, critical thinking and problem solving. If you complete an academic qualification you might find work as a researcher or policy analyst in a government organisation, or work in counselling, social services or human resources.

Those doing one of the professional teaching qualifications will graduate ready to work as a school teacher or move into a principal's role.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Language of the Classroom
  • Teaching Linguistically Diverse Learners
  • The Language of the Classroom
  • Teaching Linguistically Diverse Learners
  • International Education: Issues and trends in policy, theory and practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Bachelor's degree with Honours with a B range average in a relevant subject. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35108 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35108 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9201 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9201 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Estimated international fees: NZ$49,071
  • Estimated domestic fees: NZ$12,861

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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