Master of Philosophy - Education

  • CRICOS Code: 061950D

Course overview

  • 2 years full time / 4 years part time
  • On Campus (Parkville)
  • Available to domestic and international students.


The Master of Philosophy Education is an internationally recognised masters (by research) degree. It is designed to help develop advanced skills in carrying out independent and sustained research.


You will complete a 30 000-40 000 word thesis that evidences your critical application of specialist knowledge. And it's your chance to make an independent contribution to existing scholarship in the area of research.

Promotion opportunities

If you're seeking specialist qualifications for advancement into middle and senior positions, the Master of Philosophy – Education is for you.

Internationally recognised supervisors

We're home to a number of internationally recognised education experts, and at the cutting edge of teaching and research.

#1 in Australia for Education

The Melbourne Graduate School of Education is number one in Australia for education and top six in the world.
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018)