Institute of Education

Institute of Education

Description

The Institute of Education (IOE) is the world’s leading university for education. Ranked first in the world for education (QS University Ranking 2014) and first in the UK for education research (Research Assessment Exercise), the IOE upholds its outstanding international reputation as world leader in the field.

Located in the heart of central London, the IOE is the University of London’s specialist education institution with a true commitment to research and teaching excellence. Our world-renowned academic staff conduct research for governments, ministries, schools and universities, meaning that the Institute’s expertise continually influences and shapes educational policy across the world. Our expert staff are passionate about engaging with our students and teach directly on our programmes, which is just one of the reasons why we are top in the UK for student satisfaction.

The IOE is the number one choice for education professionals from around the world to develop themselves and their careers. We enjoy some of the highest employability ratings compared to all UK universities with 93% of our postgraduates in employment or further study six months after graduation.

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TESOL MA (Distance Learning) - Online
Institute of Education
  • Postgraduate
  • Online
  • 2 Years

...Features This masters degree provides the opportunity to: discuss and debate issues related to teaching English as a foreign or second language explore... Learn about: Primary Education Teaching, ESL Teacher, Teacher Education... More


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  • Master
  • Blended in London
  • 2 Years

...degree provides the opportunity to: start in October, January or April access a stimulating and supportive learning community gain a specialist teaching... Learn about: Basic Skills, Workplace Skills... More


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  • Master
  • London
  • 1 Year

...public sector help you to develop a high level of academic and research skill. Features This masters degree provides the opportunity to: take part in national... Learn about: Teaching Skills, Learning Processes, Teaching Strategies... More


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Teachers and trainers (25)

Angela  Little
Angela Little
Professor of Education and International Development

Barbara Cole
Barbara Cole
Senior Lecturer and Faculty Director of Postgraduate Research

Barbara Cole is Senior Lecturer in Inclusive Education and Faculty Director of Postgraduate Research for the Faculty of Policy and Society

Chris Husbands
Chris Husbands
Professor of Education, Dean of Faculty of Culture and Pedagogy

Chris Husbands is Dean of the Faculty of Culture and Pedagogy. He has research interests in curriculum and teacher development and in policy in relation to schools and pedagogy. He is an appointed Board Member of the Training and Development Agency for Schools and of the National Trust Learning Panel.

David  Gough
David Gough
Professor

Professor of Evidence Informed Policy and Practice, Director of the Social Science Research Unit (SSRU) and its Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Coordinating (EPPI) Centre

Dylan Wiliam
Dylan Wiliam
Deputy Director, Professor

Deputy Director of the Institute of Education, Professor of Educational Assessment. Co-author, with Paul Black, of "Inside the Black Box"

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Advantages of studying here

Reasons to choose the IOE

Prestigious qualifications
A specialist provider of education studies
Europe's finest education library
Tuition and research supervision by experts
A central London location
A diverse academic community
Our distinguished tradition of teaching and research
Student support services to help you succeed

Areas of specialisation

Education