M.Ed. On Campus Online

Educational Studies

University of Queensland

24 months
30976 AUD/year
23980 AUD/year
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This Educational Studies program offered at the University of Queensland will help you strengthen your leadership expertise and get a professional advantage in your chosen area of education. 


UQ’s School of Education has been preparing teachers for the world’s classrooms, industry, media and community leadership for more than 70 years, with programs and academics that lead the field. This two year full-time (or part-time equivalent) program prepares you for a variety of employment opportunities in educational environments.

Specialise in one of 7 fields of study: Behaviour Management; Curriculum; Guidance, Counselling and Careers; Leadership; Psychology Education; Science of Learning or Supporting Diverse Learners. Depending on your area of specialisation (and which of over 50 courses you select), you can choose to complete all aspects of a practicum that focuses on advanced research and teaching interests.

Program highlights of the Educational Studies program offered at the University of Queensland 

  • Strengthen your leadership expertise in educational practice, policy and theory.
  • Obtain the knowledge and skills required for specialised fields of work.
  • Gain qualifications that enhance career advancement and options.
  • Improve your research skills by engaging in an extended research-based project.

Career possibilities

Postgraduate study can take you anywhere. Depending on which field you choose, here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:
  • Behaviour management counsellor
  • Special needs teacher
  • Curriculum planner
  • School curriculum adviser
  • Career development practitioner

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • Language in Education Planning
  • Global Indigenous Knowledge & Education
  • Contemporary Theories of Development and Learning
  • Globalisation, Educational Policy and Change
  • Teachers as Leaders and Innovators
  • Educational Inquiry and Research: Evidence for Policies and Practices

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE : 082608M 

  • Approved degree in any discipline with a GPA of 4. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30976 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30976 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    23980 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23980 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

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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