MSc Education Leadership and Management

University of East Anglia    School of Education and Lifelong Learning

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Business & Management (5) Education (11)

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Embark on a transformative journey with our MSc Education Leadership and Management programme, tailored for aspiring educational leaders and managers. Delve into the dynamic world of 21st century education, equipped with advanced skills in leadership and management. Our interdisciplinary curriculum, shaped by leading academics, covers a spectrum of topics including public policy analysis, complexity thinking, and international education policy. Gain invaluable insights into solving complex organizational challenges and enhancing educational practices. With a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent, or relevant experience in any subject, you can unlock a world of career opportunities in schools, NGOs, and educational research. Our expert faculty, renowned for their research in modern education, will guide you towards becoming a strategic and innovative educational leader. Elevate your career prospects and make a lasting impact in the field of education with our MSc programme.

About the course

The fast-moving policy changes and reforms in 21st century education create a high demand for professionals with advanced leadership and management skills.

Whether you’re a leader-educator, you aspire to a leadership role, or you’re a graduate interested in UK and global education policy, our MSc course is designed to enhance your professional development and career prospects across both the public and private sectors. 

Our programme is informed by a range of academic disciplines relating to education leadership, management and administration, public policy analysis and complexity thinking.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours degree or equivalent

Any subject for applicants with relevant experience, or an Education-related degree for applicants with no relevant experience

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10% tuition fee reduction


You are an Alumnus of UEA, or expect to become one, at the time of applying for an eligible postgraduate programme and are, and will remain, self-funded for the duration of the programme, (exemptions include PGCE, MBA, foundation, pre-Masters and postdoctorate diploma programmes).

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UEA offer a generous range of scholarships every year, including funding for specific countries, schools and subjects. Scholarships include £4-£5,000 awards for students from specific countries, sports scholarships, a £2,000 'Bright Futures' fee reduction for UK-based students and a 10% reduction in fees for UEA alumni.

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