M.Sc. Online

Management and Educational Leadership

24 months
220 USD/credit 4950 USD/year
220 USD/credit 4950 USD/year
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Management and Educational Leadership from The University of the West Indies aims to provide you with a learning environment in which you can strengthen your skills as a self-directed learner and enhance your capacity to interact and collaborate with your peers, share experiences, challenge accepted ideas and build new knowledge.


Management and Educational Leadership from The University of the West Indies is geared towards assisting educational leaders to develop a sound understanding of educational organisations and prepare them to acquire foundational competencies in a variety of areas in management in order to improve their managerial decision making abilities.

Students at Management and Educational Leadership from The University of the West Indies will:

  • demonstrate critical thinking and analytical skills in the context of educational organisations
  • make sound leadership and management decisions based on the economic, financial, organisational, social and cultural context individually and in teams
  • provide solutions for real world problems and challenges facing contemporary leaders in the education sector, individually and in teams, using appropriate current technologies and resources
  • interpret management theory through the perspective of prior experience and improve educational practice by systematically applying knowledge and understanding of leadership and management to complex issues (including those that are unique to small island developing states)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical and Communication skills
  • General management
  • Educational management and leadership
  • Educational leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree (at least a Lower Second Class or its equivalent) from an approved tertiary institution
  • Signed copy of the Application Receipt inclusive of passport size photograph (required for all online applications).
  • Proof of Payment of non-refundable Application Processing Fee (i.e. US$15 or its equivalent in local currency) 
  • Birth Certificate OR Valid Passport OR Valid National Identification Card 
  • Legal Affidavit or Deed Poll (if present name or date of birth on your supporting documents is different from that on the Birth Certificate)
  • All Academic Certificates (e.g. GCE, CXC, High School Diploma etc)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas 
  • Official transcripts 
  • Two (2) Referee Reports
  • Curriculum Vitae/ Resume of your work experience and other related experience that is relevant to your desire to pursue the selected degree programme. 
  • Brief Statement of Intent 
  • TOEFL or IELTS Examination Score

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 220 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 220 USD per credit during 24 months.


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