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Educational Leadership (Teach First) MSc

Course Description

The MSc Educational Leadership (Teach First) is a natural progression from the Teach First PGCE programme. It will enable students who are working in local schools in challenging circumstances to be supported by University staff in extending their learning beyond the classroom.

You will engage with current educational research, much of which is being conducted by world-renowned scholars at the Graduate School of Education, and use it to interrogate and develop your own practice. In doing so, you will develop the knowledge, skills and understanding to be a future educational leader with the capacity to undertake your own research.

Programme structure

The structure of the MSc Educational Leadership (Teach First) programme is as follows. You will import 60 credits from the Teach First PGCE programme and then go on to complete the following mandatory units:

Year 1
-Independent Self Study (Teach First) (30 credits)
-Future Leaders in Contexts of Change (Teach First) (30 credits)

Year 2
-Dissertation (Teach First) (60 credits)


We offer the academic and personal development opportunities to equip you for the intellectual, social and personal challenges that you will encounter during your career. Our overarching goal is to enable our graduates to display the following characteristics:
-Able to demonstrate impact, excellence and distinctiveness in their chosen field.
-Visionary, imaginative, innovative, reflective and creative.
-High ideals and values, including a strong sense of social justice.
-Highly employable throughout the world.
-Adaptable, with the potential to be a leader in work and in the community.

Visit the Educational Leadership (Teach First) MSc page on the University of Bristol website for more details!

Entry Requirements

Applicants for this programme must have completed the Teach First PGCE programme and be enrolled on the Teach First national programme. For entry to the programme, you must provide the following: transcript of your undergraduate degree results and Teach First PGCE transcript; a supporting reference from your employing school; a supporting academic reference (preferably from your subject/professional tutor on the Teach First PGCE programme); personal statement, which should outline why you have chosen to apply for this programme and your educational and professional background. We aim to respond to all applications within 21 days of submission.

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