Education, M.A. | Part time online | Bishop Grosseteste University | United Kingdom
24 months
14280 GBP/year
7650 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MA in Education at Bishop Grosseteste University is an online course designed for professional practitioners working in educational settings around the world. The course will challenge you to develop a deeper understanding of your work and understand how to adapt your practice to new challenges and different landscapes in education and/or training.


In this Education programme at Bishop Grosseteste University you will explore the intersections between policy and practice and meet others who share your commitment and critical engagement with educational ideas.

There are five modules, designed to be flexible and allow you to interpret the assignments in ways that will adapt to your current professional role and enable you to articulate your personal learning agenda. Module leaders will help you to use the academic literature to formulate key research questions to guide your work, extend your thinking and encourage reflection on your professional context.

Careers & Further Study

Many graduates of this course have found their career progression enhanced as a direct or indirect result of following this course. More significantly, they have been directly in involved in research education and developed these skills professionally in an educational context.

Through the building of systematic enquiry skills and incisive critical engagement with educational issues, graduates of the MA in Education have demonstrated that they have enhanced their practice and made a direct impact on their settings as learning communities.

Completing the MA Education can open the door to study for a PhD or professional doctorate such as the EdD, both of which can be studied here at BGU. Some graduates move onto teaching positions in higher education or to leadership positions within an educational organisation.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Innovations in Subject Specialism
  • Educational Ethnography & Action Research
  • Public Policy and Professional Practice
  • Research Skills
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need to have obtained, or be predicted to obtain, a good first degree (or equivalent). MA in Education Students need to be working in an educational setting

  • Prospective students may be required to have an interview with the Programme Leader or a member of the academic team before commencing the course (this could be a telephone interview if needed), and all are welcome to arrange a campus visit before enrolment.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14280 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7650 GBP per year during 24 months.


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