Master of International Education (International Baccalaureate)

Course overview

  • 1 year full time / 2 years part time
  • Online
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Term 1 Intake - January and Term 3 Intake - July


Certified and accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organisation®, the Master of International Education (International Baccalaureate) provides qualified teachers with the theoretical and practical skills related to the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme and IB education more broadly.

Offered by Australia’s leading university for education (Times Higher Education World University), this course allows students to continue teaching while studying at a time and place that suits them.

Who is this course for?

This course is for practising teachers who are passionate about education and interested in the IB philosophy. It is for teachers in the early stages of their career who want to expand their career opportunities or teachers who have taught for many years who are looking to up-skill and improve their teaching quality.

If you want to further develop your teaching skills, explore new teaching frameworks and methodologies and graduate with an internationally recognised qualification that could take you abroad, this course is for you.

International students are welcome to study this course. However, please note that this course is not available to international students who require a student visa to study in Australia as it does not meet the onshore study requirements and it is not registered with CRICOS.

Course aims

This course is designed to produce teachers with expertise and specialist knowledge in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme. Students will also gain high quality professional development that encourages critical thinking and self-reflection.

The Primary Years Programme (PYP) (ages 3–12), Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Education (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) (ages 16-18) are Certified and accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organisation® which will give educators interested in teaching at IB World Schools a competitive advantage.

Related pathway courses

You may also be interested in the Graduate Certificate in International Education (IB).