Designed for school leaders, teachers, education consultants and professionals working in the education sector, our education degrees will help you lead educational change and innovation.
Your next career move
Put yourself in contention for a leadership salary of more than $100,000* or become an expert by specialising in education growth areas such as STEM and Entrepreneurship Education.
Align yourself with a leading university
The University of Adelaide is South Australia's number one university for graduate employability* and our degrees build a strong foundation for an outstanding career in education.
Recognise your experience
If you’ve already completed a teaching qualification and worked as a teacher in Australia for two years, you may be granted up to 24 units of credit towards the Master of Education.
Flexible study options
Learn flexibly and at your own pace with classes offered in a range of convenient ways, including face-to-face and via online learning, workshops and intensives.
Commit to a level of study that suits you
- 2 subjects
- 6 months part-time
Get a taste for postgraduate studies in education with a Professional Certificate.
- 4 subjects
- 6 months full-time or part-time equivalent
Obtain a degree higher than a bachelor degree with the Graduate Certificate in Education.
- 12 subjects plus research project
- 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Take on the full masters degree with the option to focus on one specialisation area and undertake a research project.
- Educational leadership and innovation
- Entrepreneurship Education
- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
- English Language Teaching (ELT)
- Education manager
- Community development manager
- Curriculum developer
- Corporate learning and development
- Higher Education teacher
- Education consultant
- Policy adviser
- School principal
Located in the heart of Adelaide's cultural and shopping precinct
We are the only university in SA where you can study education in the city.
Head of School, Professor Faye McCallum
"Our postgraduate programs are evidence-based with a focus on quality and contemporary learning and teaching. Numerous Alumni who have graduated from this program, are demonstrating a significant impact on the broader education community in South Australia."
Become a changemaker and shape the future of education.
*The Department of Jobs and Small Business Projects predicts future jobs growth for Education and Reviewers by 17.3%. Occupation projections – five years to May 2023, Department of Jobs and Small Business, Labour Market Information Portal.