12 months
25159 USD/year
5586 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Review, inform and improve your knowledge and professional practice with this Master of Professional Studies (Education) from University of Auckland. 

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Opportunity to build knowledge, skills and experience in educational research.Includes a 60-point dissertation on a research area of interest. Courses are offered by a range of delivery modes.

The Master of Professional Studies (Education) program from University of Auckland will be of special interest to teachers with three years of teaching experience who hold either a Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary, Primary or Early Childhood Education) or a Bachelor of Physical Education (four-year degree) as it allows you to go from these qualifications directly to study at Masters level. It is also a masters option for those who have

completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Education.


The professional programmes can sharpen the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in your chosen field or progress your existing career. Completing an MProfStuds can make you readily identifiable as holding the skills to participate in your chosen field and contribute to its advancement.

Programme Structure

  • The programme includes an approved 30-point research methods course, a 60-point dissertation and a 30-point course associated with your research area, giving a coherent whole to the programme of study.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

You must have completed one of the following:

  • A four-year bachelors degree (which includes one year of postgraduate-level study)
  • A one-year postgraduate degree 
  • A bachelors degree and a one-year professional qualification or three years professional experience relevant to the area that you would like to study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25159 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25159 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5586 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5586 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic: NZ$7,782 – $10,650
  • International: NZ$35,048 – $44,526

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /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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