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Transformational Leadership (Teach First), M.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months


Why Transformational Leadership (Teach First) ?

Transformational Leadership (Teach First)degree offered at Canterbury Christ Church University includes opportunities to explore the international impact of transformational leadership, drawing on international links through our Erasmus connection with Spain, Estonia, Ireland, Norway and Poland, and staff research and expertise in this respect.  

The MA Transformational Leadership (Teach First) has been designed specifically with Teach First Participants on the PGDE programme in mind.

We have a long history of supporting educational professionals with part-time study and have designed our programme to be as flexible as possible.

Programme Structure

You will be supported in researching and writing your dissertation in different ways:

  • One-to-one support from a University supervisor
  • Support in Critical Friendship groups through the VLE

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Teach First participants are invited to join the 1 year course upon completion of the PG Diploma.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    2350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2350 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Part-time (MA Stage) tuition fee

Living costs for Canterbury

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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


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