University of Bristol


MSc Education


Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road

Second Floor, Union Building, Queen's Road, Clifton

Bristol, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MSc in Education enables students to design a tailored programme of study suited to their cultural and learning needs. Students on this programme will be able to specialise and receive awards in the following disciplinary areas:

  • Leadership and Policy
  • Learning, Technology and Society
  • Mathematics Education
  • Neuroscience and Education
  • Policy and International Development
  • Psychology of Education
  • Special and Inclusive Education
  • Teaching and Learning

These specialisms will be shown on your award, for example MSc Education (Leadership and Policy).

Alternatively, students can design their own pathways by opting not to specialise. Core units can be taken from across the different specialisms and from our bank of optional units to build a tailored programme of study, resulting in an award of MSc Education.

Programme structure

Core unit

Introduction to Educational Inquiry

Optional units

Students studying this programme will be able to take optional units from across the school (100 credits).


You will also complete a 15,000-word dissertation.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS English language 6.5 overall, minimum 6.0 in all bands or equivalent

Facts & Figures

Out State Tuition (per year): 15,700 GBP

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

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