Education (Research)

Murdoch University

18 months
27960 AUD/year
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This Master of Education (Research) offered at Murdoch University  degree will provide you with the skills required to be a successful leader in the education sector, capable of addressing critical issues in educational practice, policy and research.


Course Description

This Master of Education (Research) offered at Murdoch University course is designed for teachers, educational leaders, administrators, and other education professionals seeking to extend and deepen their expertise, undergo professional development and renewal, or proceed to a higher degree.

In this research-classified course, you will undertake a research dissertation (24 points) and coursework (12 points). This course will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to enhance your teaching, leadership and/or administration roles within the education field. On completion of this qualification, you will be eligible to enrol in a PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Research for Educators
  • Research in Education (Research Dissertation)
  • Advanced Educational Research Seminar
  • Mixed Methods and Quantitative Research 
  • Advanced Qualitative Approaches to Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

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

079341D - CRICOS 

  • All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27960 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National tuition fee- $0 
  • Commonwealth supported


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