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Master of Education

  • Masters (Coursework)

The Master of Education is designed to help education professionals engage with advanced knowledge, critical analysis and research skills in the broader area of education.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 years full-time
Course Code
AK1053
Study Mode
In person, Online
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$8,807 per year / $13,211 total
International Fees
$32,596 per year / $48,894 total

About this course

The Master of Education is designed to help education professionals engage with advanced knowledge, critical analysis and research skills in the broader area of education.

The programme offers flexibility, has a simple structure, and enables students to pursue an area of interest through research. It aims to prepare students to undertake research in education.

This is not a teaching qualification and it does not lead to registration as a teacher with the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Entry requirements

  • A relevant bachelor's degree with a B grade average or higher in level 7 courses (or equivalent)
  • A CV and Letter of Intent

To enrol in one of the specialisations in the Master of Education you must have at least 2 years of relevant professional experience or approval of the programme leader.

International student entry requirements

Study locations

North Campus

City Campus

South Campus

Online

Career pathways

Master of Education graduates will have a broad range of research skills for application to their area of education.

This includes:

  • Adult and tertiary education
  • Compulsory education
  • Early childhood education
  • Non-formal education

This qualification does not provide eligibility for provisional teacher registration.

The Master of Education can serve as a pathway to doctoral study.