12 months
35488 USD/year
9301 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Take your degree and experience to the next level and become an expert in your area of interest in education.This programme in Education offered at the Victoria University of Wellington is a great opportunity for educators, policy makers and those in related fields to complete a postgraduate qualification that can be designed to suit a specific field of interest, and fitted around work commitments


Key facts

Design your study to suit your career goals and commitments. Choose from a range of courses covering subjects such as multicultural and international education, educational policy and leadership, youth development, and Māori, Pacific and indigenous education. Or you might explore the issues around sustainability and the environment in education, learn about evaluation and assessment, or develop your skills in teaching ESOL. We have grouped courses into study themes to help you choose.

You can complete the Master of Education at the Victoria University of Wellington either by coursework or by a combination of coursework and a thesis or dissertation.

Study your way

Take advantage of flexible study options and study completely online from anywhere in the world or take a mix of online and campus-based courses. You can also choose to study all your courses in person on campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Education
  • Evidence-Based Practice in Education 
  • Promoting Positive Behaviour for Learning and Well-Being 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Education, Psychology or a related discipline, or an approved teacher education degree. You may also be required to demonstrate your proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35488 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35488 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9301 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9301 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • NZ$12,861 national
  • NZ$49,071 intenational

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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