Victoria University of Wellington

12 months
29709 USD/year
7952 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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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


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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

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

  • International

    29709 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29709 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    7952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7952 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Estimated international  : About NZ$45,450
  • Estimated domestic  : About NZ$12,710 


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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