Master On Campus Online

Educational Leadership

Australian Catholic University

18 months
24104 AUD/year
18672 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Educational Leadership from the Australian Catholic University is a research driven, practical program designed to support current and aspiring educational leaders who wish to enhance their capacity within the context of their professional setting and meet Australian Professional Standards for Principals (APSP).


This program in Educational Leadership from the Australian Catholic University explores new concepts and approaches to teaching and learning that highlight the partnership of teachers and administrators in building a culture of leadership in schools.

You can select appropriate units to meet your needs. Graduates have been successful in gaining promotion and/or admission to doctoral study.

It can be completed with or without a named specialisation.

Please note that this program will not lead to a teaching qualification.


The graduates have pursued careers in:

  • management and administration
  • educational leadership
  • policy development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Educational Leadership
  • Leading Self, Leading Communities
Specialisation Units
  • Catholic Educational Leadership
  • Leading Learning
  • Indigenous Leadership
  • Executive Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits

120-160 credit points


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS Code: 084793M, 099128K
  • Applicants must have completed the equivalent of a:
  • Bachelor degree in Education or Bachelor degree and a recognised teaching qualification; or
  • Bachelor degree in an area other than Education.
  • Applicants must also have an IELTS overall score of 7.0, with an individual score of 6.0 in all tests.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24104 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24104 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    18672 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18672 AUD per year during 18 months.

$3984 Both CSP and FEE$18672 Fee-paying

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 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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