Master of Teaching (Primary)

    • CRICOS Code: 093411M

    Where will this take me?


    Become a teacher

    The Master of Teaching (Primary) is your stepping stone to apply for provisional registration with the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) to work as a teacher.

    Highly employable

    Finish your course confident of gaining employment. We rank with the highest employment rate – 96 per cent of our graduate’s gain employment within the first four months of graduating.*

    Enter the classroom with confidence

    Studying at Melbourne will give you the skills to hit the ground running. We are the highest ranked course in Victoria for teacher education (and overall course satisfaction).

    *(Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching Course Experience = Survey 2015-16)


    The Master of Teaching (Primary) is accredited at professional level by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) according to the Australian Institute of Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL) Graduate Standards and Initial Teacher Education Program Standards.

    Other career paths

    As well as providing a direct career path into teaching, the Master of Teaching program will benefit a career in areas such as community, government (policy formation) or research.


    You could find yourself in a rewarding career such as: children’s services coordination, youth health and wellbeing, assessment and evaluation, and quality regulation and assessment.