University of Dundee


City Campus, Off campus


This Masters degree is for people working or interested in working in any educational sector or discipline. You will develop a deep knowledge of educational theory and research which is directly applicable to your professional practice. The programme is the only one in the world to have pathways validated by both the GTCS and the International Baccalaureate.

Combinations available:
MEd Education (Leading Learning and Teaching)
MEd Education (Inclusive Education)
MEd Education (Nursery and Early Education)
MEd Education (International Education)
MEd Education (Educational Leadership)
MEd Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

You can exit after 600 hours of part time study with PgCert Education

You can exit after 1200 hours of part time study with PgDip Education.

Entry Requirements

Degree and relevant work experience. Applicants should ideally be able to undertake work related to a programme specialism in their workplace setting or other appropriate agency.

Start Date

October, April


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

36 months


Education and Social Work

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other