MA / PGCert / PGDip Online Blended

Educational Leadership and Management (Part-Time)

48 months
2642 GBP/module
1283 GBP/module
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This Educational Leadership and Management (Part-Time) course from Nottingham Trent University is designed to produce graduates who are autonomous, able to carry out ethical research studies in different educational contexts, and who can recognised the importance of the application of education theories and research.


This course is designed for a wide range of people interested in educational leadership and management, such as those who currently, or are wanting to, work in a leadership or management role in an educational setting or education policy or research contexts

These education settings range from early years to higher education and all sectors in between and beyond formal education. 

Therefore the course is designed to provide different modes and routes that are suited to the breadth of potential students who have a range of expertise and experience. As such it has a generic approach to the modules which can then be applied locally and in different contexts.

Careers and employability

The Educational Leadership and Management (Part-Time) degree from Nottingham Trent University is increasingly seen as both academic enhancement and a means to facilitate career progress. Many graduates have gone on to successful careers within the education sector, pursuing senior roles, while others have continued studying to complete a Professional Doctorate, an MPhil or a PhD.

The MA Education programme is not a teacher training course and will not give you Qualified Teacher Status.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Skills 
  • Educational Leadership and Change Management module
  • Dissertation 
  • Social Justice in Education 
  • Early career teachers 
  • Coaching and Mentoring in educational contexts
  • Curriculum Innovations
  • Reflection on National Professional Qualifications 
  • Education leadership and change management 
  • Perspectives on inclusive education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

You will need:

  • Applicants will be expected to have achieved a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent, at undergraduate level in a relevant area of study. 
  • Applicants with a third class honours degree will be considered alongside evidence of successful achievement of at least 30 credits at Masters Level in the last 3 years. Equivalent international qualifications are acceptable for entry to the programme.
Other requirements:
  • Work experience is preferred, but applications will be considered without it. We can find placements during the course for students without experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2642 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2642 GBP per module during 48 months.
  • National

    1283 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1283 GBP per module during 48 months.
  • National: £1,283 per 30 credit module, £2,566 per 60 credit module
  • International: £2,642 per 30 credit module, £5,284 per 60 credit module

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /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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