Master of Education

Full Time

Master of Education

University of Melbourne
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  • 2 years


Master of Education is a 2 years Masters program taught at University of Melbourne, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain Master of Education from University of Melbourne you are required to complete credit hours. After completion of Master of Education you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Teacher, Educationist, Professor, Lecturer.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in Master of Education at University of Melbourne for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by University of Melbourne.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by University of Melbourne as pre-requiste for admission in Master of Education.

Note: Please check the university website in the link below.

Entry requirements for the Master of Education

Entry requirements for the 100 pt program

Advanced standing of up to 100 credit points of the 200 credit point degree will be granted to applicants who have either:

  • A four-year education degree, or equivalent, or
  • An undergraduate degree in any discipline and at least 100 credit points, or equivalent, of graduate study in education

You will be automatically assessed for up to 100 credit points advanced standing. You can check the University of Melbourne Credit, Advanced Standing and Accelerated Entry Policy to see if you are eligible to receive credit towards your chosen course.

We will ask you to nominate at least one specialisation in your application to the Master of Education. Please note that students may change their specialisation through the course of their enrolment. Indicating an intended specialisation at the time of application does not commit you to completing that specialisation.

Please note: For the Leadership and Management Specialisation, it is recommended that applicants have a minimum of 2 years of work experience in an education or a related setting (such as health and social service) before undertaking this specialisation.

Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection. In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider prior academic performance.

Entry requirements for the 200 pt program

  • Three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent)

Meeting this requirement does not guarantee selection. In ranking applications, the Selection Committee will consider prior academic performance.

Courses Units

You need to complete credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

More Information

The Master of Education is designed for a range of education professionals who want to develop or extend their expertise in education so they can move into leadership, specialist or coordinator positions. With eight specialisation areas, ranging from arts education to leadership and management, students have the opportunity to become true leaders in their field of interest. As well as an array of fields, the course offers educators professional learning in a wide range of settings, from early childhood through to vocational and adult education.

Career Opportunities

You can join one of the following careers:

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