Students in the Education program at The Aga Khan University are developed as exemplary leaders with a strong commitment to educational change. By the time of graduation, students develop a broader understanding of educational issues, are able to think global, and are ready to find innovative solutions to suit their unique local needs. The MEd specialisations include:
- Teacher Education focusing on Science, Mathematics, English Language and Social Studies education
- Educational Leadership and Management, and
- Educational Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation
CareersGraduates of this programme are working as teachers, teacher educators, school leaders, curriculum developers, monitoring, evaluation and assessment experts, educational development professionals and education entrepreneurs in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Bangladesh, Syria and other parts of the world. Building on the foundation that the MEd programme provides, some of our graduates have pursued doctoral studies at IED and renowned international universities. Most of these are working as faculty and leaders of higher education institutions, lead researchers, education consultants and policy advisors in developed and developing countries.
- Educational Leadership and Management;
- Early Childhood Care and Education;
- Language and Literacy in Education; Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation;
- Science in Education;
- Mathematics in Education
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
An undergraduate degree, with at least lower second-class (or equivalent) from a recognized University
Minimum two years’ teaching (5 years if from the Kenyan public sector) or equivalent educational experience
English skills sufficient to access a graduate level course
Ability to demonstrate strong reasoning and reflective skills
Ability to demonstrate a clear motivation for graduate level study
International6900 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6900 USD per year during 24 months.
National5700 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5700 USD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Nairobi
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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