12 months
19740 GBP/year
9870 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Education Management MA course at King's College London is intended for education professionals who aspire to positions of management and leadership in education.


Focused on the challenges faced by educational institutions around the word today, the programme is designed to develop the expertise and decision-making capabilities required of those tasked with leading modern educational organisations.

The Education Management MA course at King's College London has relevance across a range of education sectors and provider types, including state, independent and NGO providers. Participants engage critically with current debates and the latest research to develop their professional understanding of complex real-world problems in the field of education management.

Key benefits

  • Gain your MA from one of the UK’s top ranking schools of education in one of the world’s most renowned universities.
  • Learn first hand from leading experts with international reputations in the field.
  • Develop the expertise required of professionals who lead today’s educational institutions.
  • Be part of a community of education specialists joining the programme from countries around the world.
  • Situated in the heart of London, within sight of the Houses of Parliament and the culturally vibrant South Bank.

Career prospects

The MA in Education Management will allow you to develop the analytical and problem-solving capabilities that are essential for anyone aspiring to occupy management or leadership roles in education today. Graduates of this course have gone on to posts around the world and across a range of education sectors, from primary/secondary schools through to Further and Higher Education.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Recent Developments in Education Management
  • Education, Policy & the City
  • Business Management in Education
  • International & Comparative Education
  • Psychology & Learning
  • The Social Context of Education

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
  • One academic reference is required. A professional reference will be accepted if you have completed your qualifications over five years ago. In some cases, we may request an additional reference from you.
  • Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19740 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19740 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9870 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9870 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time:

  • Home/UK fees: £4,935 per year 
  • Overseas fees: £9,870 per year 

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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