M.Ed. On Campus

Educational Leadership

Qatar University

24 months
458 EUR/credit 7557 EUR/year
458 EUR/credit 7557 EUR/year
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The Masters of Education in Educational Leadership (MEL) is one of three of the graduate programs offered by the College of Education at Qatar University. 


The Masters of Education in Educational Leadership (MEL) at the Qatar University is benchmarked to Qatar National Professional Standards for school leaders and aligned with the standards from Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC).

Learning outcomes

The program provides students with theoretical and practical knowledge and skills enabling them to function as outstanding leaders who are committed to reform and continuous improvement of education as successful practitioners and scholars, capable of leading and transforming a wide variety of educating organization. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Educational Leadership
  • Management of School Information Systems
  • Educational Policy in Qatar
  • Curriculum Design and Development
  • Instructional Supervision
  • Educational Research Methodologies
  • School Finance and Resource Management
  • Seminar in Issues in Educational Leadership
  • Action Research
  • Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed a Bachelor or a higher level degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.80 out of 4.00 from a university or college accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education or comparable authority in that country may be admitted to the program.

Applicants meeting all other admission requirements with a GPA below 2.8 but not lower than 2.5 may be admitted to the program but must meet the following criteria to remain in the program:

  • Attain a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the first semester

  • Register for a minimum of two regular courses in the field of study in the first semester.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7557 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    7557 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 458 EUR per credit during 24 months.

National and International Students: 2000 QAR

Living costs for Doha

4700 - 8800 QAR /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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