The School is part of the Faculty of Education, one of the UK's leading, internationally recognised, educational centres.


We have a long established reputation for training primary and secondary school teachers, alongside expertise in many related areas, including: Early Years and Childhood Studies; Education Studies; Inclusive Education and Special Educational Needs; Youth and Community Work; Language Education and Educational Leadership and Management.

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Faculty teaching staff have experience working with students from across the world. We are committed to providing a supportive teaching and learning environment enabling our students to achieve academic success. In addition, pastoral support is provided through a personal tutor system. Many of our courses involve placements in educational settings where we ensure staff can support our international students.

Full time postgraduate courses

Research degrees

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Our staff are experts in their field, and our teaching is closely linked to research through our Education and Social Research Institute. We are partnered with over 1,500 schools, colleges and community groups and we are able to offer quality professional development programmes and short courses to meet the needs of individuals, schools and other organisations, including government departments.

These courses can be delivered in-country or in the UK at either our Manchester or Cheshire campus. You can decide on the best location for your delegates.

MMU International, the University's International Office, provides additional support and advice to overseas professionals studying in the UK. Many of the staff speak several languages and have spent time in different countries.