Leading Inclusive Education

Middlesex University

M.A. Online
24 months
43 GBP/year
43 GBP/year
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Take the next step in your career with this innovative Leading Inclusive Education online course at Middlesex University, designed for professionals working as leaders or prospective leaders of inclusion in educational settings.


Why study MA Leading Inclusive Education at Middlesex University?

Developing inclusive education practice to support the needs of all learners is one of the most important challenges facing education professionals today. The MA Leading Inclusive Education is an exciting new distance-learning pathway for education professionals seeking to develop their leadership careers, offering alternatives to, and routes on from, current NCTL leadership qualifications and the National Award for SEN Coordination.

Some areas you might cover include:
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Communities and Culture
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties
  • Learning Differences
  • Migration and Language acquisition
  • Learning Conversations, Mentoring and Coaching

Course highlights

  • Benefit from our collaboration with Real Training, experts in distance learning in the field of education
  • Exceptional virtual learning facilities allow you to study this part-time course from anywhere in the world
  • You'll have access to expertly curated online materials and over 2,000 online full-text journals
  • You will receive a free electronic textbook for every module.


The MA Leading Inclusive Education aims to accelerate promotion in the professional careers of professionals working in inclusion in schools and other settings. Depending on prior experience and career history, students will go on to positions as Heads of Year and Assistant Heads of Year; Heads and Assistant Heads of Inclusion; higher-level teaching assistants; social workers working with looked after children, and inclusion workers working with social services.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • The leadership of inclusive practice 
  • Enquiry-based inclusive practice
  • Gender and sexuality 
  • Communities and culture 
  • Social, emotional and mental health difficulties
  • Learning Differences

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We recommend applying as early as possible for your chosen postgraduate course to ensure you are granted a place  .




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

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

  • We normally require a good honours degree, or equivalent qualification
  • Applicants must be currently working in an Education capacity or setting

International students 

  • GCSE C English or equivalent
  • You must have competence in English language and we normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students is IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all four components).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    43 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.


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.

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!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Leading Inclusive Education
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