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The award
MRes

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
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All study options

About Education and Society at Manchester Metropolitan University

Year of entry

2017

Length

1 year full time. It is also possible to take this award part time over 2-3 years but please note that all teaching on this award is on weekday daytimes. If you are in employment and are interested in part time Masters study specifically designed for busy professionals, please see the awards in our Professional Development Programme.

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Fees depend upon the route taken (research or taught): please contact the department for more information. Research tuition fees may increase each academic year in line with Research Council indicative guidelines.

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international students: Full-time fee: £13,050 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Master's qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Taught tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study). Research tuition fees may increase each academic year in line with Research Council indicative guidelines.

Additional Costs

All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 for books and printing. Total optional cost: £400

Location

Manchester Campus

Department

Department of Professional Development & Educational Innovation

Our MRes award provides a research underpinning/training for those progressing towards doctoral study, and for research workers in education and the social sciences.  It is also relevant for those in leadership positions in education and the social science policy fields seeking to commission or deliver research and contribute confidently in contemporary debates.

For further information, please contact: Dr Stephanie (Daza) Curley, s.curley@mmu.ac.uk

We welcome applications from non-EU internationals for the full-time route and students are supported at every stage by MMU International.

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Fees depend upon the route taken (research or taught): please contact the department for more information. Research tuition fees may increase each academic year in line with Research Council indicative guidelines.

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international students: Full-time fee: £13,050 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Master's qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Taught tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study). Research tuition fees may increase each academic year in line with Research Council indicative guidelines.

Career options after the course

This course is aimed at students who wish to progress to study at PhD level or pursue research, policy, and/or leadership careers in education and the social sciences.

Study options for this course

Notes about fees for this course

Fees for this course have yet to be confirmed and will be updated shortly

Information about fees and financial support

Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements

Standard MMU admission requirements for taught postgraduate programmes apply: applicants need to have an honours degree, or a postgraduate diploma or a professional qualification recognised as being equivalent to a UK honours degree. Other qualifications or experience may be acceptable if students are able to demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills to a UK honours degree standard.

Language requirements
International applicants need to demonstrate English Language requirements at IELTS 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any component, or equivalent.

There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.

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