MSc/PGDip Deaf Education / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- MSc: 1 yr FT, 2-3 yrs PT; PGDip: 1 yr FT, 2 yrs PT
- Entry requirements
You must hold qualified teacher status or equivalent. The course is also available to those who are qualified to work in further education.
PGDip Deaf Education holders wishing to take the additional research unit to gain an MSc should have undertaken the PGDip within the last three years. For students joining the course on this basis, the duration will be one-year part-time.
- Number of places/applicants
15 places (MSc), 50 places (PGDip)
- How to apply
You can apply for this course by completing our online application form .
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- Train as a Teacher of the Deaf for deaf children if you are already a qualified teacher.
- Study on the oldest deaf education course in the UK at a university that has been developing expertise in this area for nearly 100 years.
- Learn research skills in deaf education if you wish to pursue a career in this field.
- This course has Department for Education (DfE) and Teacher Development Agency (TDA) approval.
- Using our state-of-the-art equipment, learn the audiological skills needed to ensure that deaf children meet their full potential.
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For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
International students (per annum): £18,000
UK/EU students (per annum): Year 1: £3,800; year 2: £3,800; year 3 £1,900
UK/EU students (per annum): £7,600
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,800
PGDip (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,800 per annum
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
We are pleased to be able to offer a number of £1000 bursaries for Students starting the programme in September 2018. Please contact us for further details.
The University of Manchester also has a number of bursaries aimed at removing barriers to masters study for students. Find out if you are eligible.
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an Alumni Bursary of £1000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught Master's programmes in 2018. The bursary is available to students or alumni who:
- graduated in 2017 or are graduating in 2018
- hold a first class honours degree
- have home or overseas fee status
- are applying for full or part time study
- are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support
The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the Alumni Bursary criteria so there is no application process.