Instructional Leadership

2023 intake applications open. Apply now.

Developed for current and aspirational educational school leaders, build your leadership skills and knowledge to enhance effective teaching and learning and contribute to greater student achievement.

Why study at the University of Melbourne?

High quality teaching

Be taught by internationally recognised education experts.

Focus-top-left Focus-bottom-right

Our curriculum

Our curriculums are thought-leading, relevant and research-informed.

Focus-top-left Focus-bottom-right

World class University

Australia's No.1 University for Education and No. 12 in the world.*
* QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023: Education

Focus-top-left Focus-bottom-right

Director, Social Ventures Australia

Danielle Toon, Master of Instructional Leadership

"The Master of Instructional Leadership gave me a much better grounding in educational interventions - especially in how to apply research and theoretical frameworks to make improvements in school environments and how to evaluate their impact."

focus-top-left focus-bottom-right

Elevate your career in Education

Explore our education courses for professionals to gain a strong foundation in education practice and theory where you can delve into contemporary education issues, connect with the latest developments in the field, and garner the expertise to move beyond the classroom. These courses are built for practical application in the real world, leaving our graduates highly employable.

View our Education Courses for Professionals.

Melbourne Graduate School of Education

The Melbourne Graduate School of Education is a global leader in teaching and education research, offering challenging courses, world-changing research and contemporary learning spaces.

Learn more