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Educational Research

University of Bristol

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
19700 GBP/year
8200 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Educational Research programme from University of Bristol aims to provide the methodological, analytical and practical expertise required to become a competent educational researcher. 

Overview

The Educational Research programme from University of Bristol will appeal to those who are interested in developing a career in educational research, as well as professionals working in education institutions or organisations that require research knowledge and skills. This is an Economic and Social Research Council-recognised programme, and one of the research training pathways that make up the South West Doctoral Training Partnership.

Careers

We offer academic and personal development opportunities to equip you for the intellectual, social and personal challenges you will encounter during your career.

Our overarching goal is to enable our education graduates to display the following characteristics:

  • equipped to demonstrate impact, excellence and distinctiveness in your chosen field;
  • visionary, imaginative, innovative, reflective and creative;
  • high ideals and values, including a strong sense of social justice;
  • highly employable throughout the world;
  • adaptable, with the potential to be a leader in work and in the community.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Core Skills in Educational Research
  • Understanding Educational Research
  • Philosophy and Research Design in the Social Sciences
  • Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods in the Social Sciences 
  • Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods in the Social Sciences 
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We welcome applications at any time of year. Early application is advised as places may fill quickly.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

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.
88
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).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
60

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a UK undergraduate honours degree (upper second-class honours or international equivalent) and relevant professional experience, supported by two referees.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time fees: EU/EEA: 4,100 GBP per year
  • FT fees: Channel Islands/Isle of Man: 8,200 GBP per year

Funding

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