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International Education MA

Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Multicultural Education (General)

Course type


Course Summary


MA International Education is a distance-learning course, allowing you to gain a very well-respected masters degree from anywhere in the world.

This degree is ideal for teachers or other educational professionals working in international schools who want to develop their careers.

Course structure

You can learn from anywhere in the world that has good internet access, as learning materials will be e-books, online journal papers and other online resources.

Compared to an undergraduate course, you will find that this Masters degree requires a higher level of independent working. You'll have one-to-one support from staff throughout your degree.

Your progress will be assessed with case studies, research proposals and written assignments.

Career ready

This degree is ideal for teachers and other people working within international education institutions who want to quickly progress their careers. It will qualify you for more senior positions in teaching and educational management in international schools.

The knowledge and skills you develop will also transfer to many other sectors, particularly education policy and government.

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance


2 years

Start date



You will identify an intervention used in the classroom or the wider school and explore its use, impact and influence on the learning of one or more pupils. Your research outcomes will be written up in a 4,000 word report.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to hold at least a second class honours degree (usually a 2:1) or equivalent. They will also usually need a recognised teaching qualification.