Maynooth University


Course Name Education
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH57G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.
PAC Application Information

Expand+Closing date: 07 March 2019

Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at This is an online application system that allows a...

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Duration 2 years part-time (up to 8 years)
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support

Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements

Expand+The Master of Education MH52G is not a teacher training course. It does not confer qualified teaching status.

This modular-based course will enhance the academic study of education in a supportive environment, through a reflective exploration of t...

Comment Education
Maynooth University Department of Education is at the forefront of postgraduate teacher education, leadership, and guidance and counselling in Ireland. We are concerned with the study of education and provide an energetic, dynamic, interdisciplinary research culture. We are engaged in a broad range of educational research. We work to develop and critique the provision of education, and we provide a series of courses aimed at education professionals.
Course Content

Expand+This level 9 (90 credits) taught Masters course is offered on a modular basis. This means students can choose how many modules they take each semester and design their own programme to suit their lifestyle. Each module counts for 10 credits. With thi...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This modular-based course will enhance the academic study of education in a supportive environment, through a reflective exploration of the practice, policy and theory of education. A range of educational research methodologies are taught as key comp...

Careers or Further Progression Careers
It aims to develop a deeper understanding of professional practice and the field of education as an academic discipline, and through the specialisms it allows a student to deepen their knowledge in a particular area of interest.
Further Enquiries Programme Director :
Dr. Caitriona O'Toole
Executive Assistant :
Georgina Sherlock
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 3656 / 3472
Address: Education Department, Education House,
Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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