School of Education

MA in Residential Education fully online

  • Please see the entry requirements tab below
  • Sep 2022
  • Part-time
  • 15 Months
  • 1 Year
  • Postgraduate
  • Master of Arts
  • Buckingham
  • For entry onto the MA some candidates will have a PGCE – this may be a PGCE with 60 Master’s credits at level 7 from Buckingham or another university.  For candidates with a level 6 PGCE or BSA Diploma (which is a helpful route into Master’s study) an additional module of study will be provided.  For candidates without a PGCE or a degree, alternative entry requirements exist and can be discussed further with the Faculty of Education team.

    How to apply

    Please use the ‘Apply Now’ button or contact The School of Education by email: or by calling +44 (0)1280 820 222.

    To apply you will need to supply:

    • a copy of your PGCE certificate and transcript or BSA Diploma to show credit level if applicable
    • If no PGCE or Diploma are available then you will be required to put together a professional portfolio – discuss this with the Faculty of Education team
    • copy of passport photo page (and visa/work permit where necessary)
    • head and shoulder style photo for your University identity card

    Closing date for applications is 31 July 2021.

    Student Contract for prospective students

    When you are offered a place at the University you will be notified of the student contract between the University and students on our courses of study. When you accept an offer of a place on the course at the University a legal contract is formed between you and the University on the basis of the student contract in your offer letter. Your offer letter and the student contract contain important information which you should read carefully before accepting an offer. Read the Student Contract.