Auckland University of Technology

M.Ed. On Campus
18 months
22469 USD/year
6071 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Education programme of Auckland University of Technology develops advanced knowledge and critical analysis skills in the broader area of education. 


The Education programme of Auckland University of Technology is designed for professionals in early childhood education, compulsory education, adult and tertiary education and non-formal education.

Our Master of Education responds to students’ desire for a shorter, more flexible and more tailored postgraduate educational qualification. The programme offers flexibility, has a simple structure, and enables students to pursue an area of interest through research.

The Master of Education is designed to prepare students to undertake research in education. It's not a teaching qualification and it does not lead to registration as a teacher with the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts of Educational Research
  • Educational Research in Context
  • Education Policy and Leadership for the Public Good
  • The Inquiring Practitioner
  • Concepts and Constructs in Education
  • Global Impacts on Education Practice in Contemporary Society

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
National deadlines:
  • First semester: 7 December
  • Second semester: 3 May




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • One of the following with a B grade average or higher in level 7 papers (or equivalent): Bachelor of Education (Specialty) Teaching, Graduate Diploma in (Specialty) Teaching
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with 7.0 in Writing and all other bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22469 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22469 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    6071 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6071 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Domestic: 8,807 NZD per year
  • International: 32,596 NZD per year


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