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Leadership in Education, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months


Leadership in Education MA at Liverpool John Moores University  programme provides a valuable opportunity for you to develop an awareness of leadership for enhancing educational practice. The programme attracts professionals from a range of educational backgrounds.

This mix of learners creates a dynamic environment for all, where you learn from each other through the sharing of professional experiences. The course also offers a flexible learning approach and this enables you to fit your study around your work commitments.


This programme offers excellent networking opportunities. You will be encouraged to join the relevant professional association for your subject, providing valuable links with Teachers, recent alumni, local professional communities and others interested in education.

​Graduates take up leadership posts or other posts of responsibility in a chosen subject area.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Learning at Masters Level 
  • SEND Policy into Practice 
  • Inclusive and Effective Teaching Approaches for Learners with SEN and Disability 
  • Contemporary Issues in Education 
  • Developing Critical Professional Practice 
  • Research Design 
  • Research Project 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • minimum 2:2 honours degree
  • relevant professional experience
  • current employment as an educational practitioner

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Home (per credit): £38.35

Living costs for Liverpool

  • 556 - 1040 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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