Educational Leadership and Management (Distance Learning)

University of Nottingham

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32 months
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Educational Leadership and Management (Distance Learning) from University of Nottingham will enable you to conduct research that drives development and change in your own professional environment. A key focus of the course is supporting practice-based inquiry and applying it to the way you work.


Educational Leadership and Management (Distance Learning) from University of Nottingham aims to improve your understanding of leadership practices, in social, cultural, political and policy contexts to strengthen your knowledge of leadership and change management


Career destinations for our graduates include counsellors, education advisers, language tutors, primary/secondary teachers and vocational/industrial trainers and instructors.

A number of our graduates are already in employment while undertaking part-time study for professional development in their chosen career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Educational Leadership
  • Practice-Based Inquiry
  • Educational Leadership Policy and Practice
  • Effective Leadership and Change in Education
  • Leading Learning
  • Understanding Individual and Organisational Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 32 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply as early as possible. 




90 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:2 (or international equivalent) or a relevant professional qualification. We accept a wide range of qualifications from all over the world.
  • A personal statement is required that demonstrates both a clear understanding of the course and relevant motivation for pursuing educational leadership and management studies plus, if possible, details of any relevant professional or work experience in an educational setting
  • English language requirements

Tuition Fee



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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Educational Leadership and Management (Distance Learning)
University of Nottingham


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