The School of Education at the University of Leeds is recognised as one of the very best in the UK for its research and teaching excellence. In terms of world leading research, 90% of our research impact case studies were deemed ‘Very Considerable’ or ‘Outstanding’ for impact in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).We are also ranked in the Top 15 in the UK for Education according to the QS World Rankings by Subject 2019.
In teaching, our high quality courses are informed by cutting-edge research and are relevant to professional contexts in the UK and beyond. We collaborate with research and teaching partners across the world.
We provide over 20 specialist teaching programmes for undergraduate study, teacher education, postgraduate study, and PhD research. We are proud of the support we provide to help you study successfully within our academic community and get the most from student life.
Postgraduate taught programmes
We offer taught MA programmes that cover subject specific teaching, TESOL, special educational needs, deaf education, and research methods.
- Postgraduate taught programmes
- MA Childhood Studies
- MA Education
- MA International Education Leadership and Policy
- MA Digital Education
- MA Leadership and Digital Education
- MA Special Educational Needs
- PGCert Provision for Children with Developmental Disorders
- MA Deaf Education (Teacher of the Deaf)
- PGDip Deaf Education (Teacher of the Deaf)
- MA TESOL Studies
- MA TESOL
- MEd TESOL
- MA TESOL (China)
- MA TESOL for Young Learners
- MA TESOL and ICT
- MA TESOL (Teacher Education)
Postgraduate research programmes
We undertake research in key areas of educational policy and practice, and place particular emphasis on the relevance of our work to educational practioners and policy-makers.