Having been the first master's created in Portugal in this area, the cycle of studies leading to the degree of Master's in Educational Sciences, Area of Specialization in Educational Administration, was established as a training project that undertakes as privileged references three required scientific areas: Educational Administration, Educational Policy and Research Methodology. This master's degree provides relevance to the sociological approaches of education and organizations and of educational administration, as well as to the analysis of the connections between educational policy and administration at different levels.
Thus, this Educational Sciences degree at University of Minho aims at preparing future masters with skills in the theoretical areas of educational administration, sociology of education organizations, educational policy, research methodology and techniques for collecting and analyzing data, by providing them with updated and critical knowledge on research of national and international reference in the area, and allowing their inclusion in the respective field through the development of a research project. The completion of the first year grants students with a Specialization Certificate in Educational Administration. The successful completion of the master's grants the Master's degree in Educational Sciences.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Education Policies and Lifelong Learning
- Research Methodology in Adult Education
- Sociology of Non-School Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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The following documents must be uploaded to the application (please consider that they must have good quality):
- Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
- Copy of ID card/Passport
- Home Transcript of Records
International1250 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA1250 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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