The Programme

The Master of Education (MEd) programme is open to outstanding teachers and educational leaders at all levels of the education system. The programme provides clear theoretical frameworks and principles that support quality professional practice, equipping graduates to be exemplary teachers and educational leaders in a variety of contexts. 

Students can specialize ​in one of the following: Educational Leadership and Management; Early Childhood Care and Education; Language and Literacy in Education; Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation; Science in Education; and Ma​thema​tics in Education.​

​Admissions are open for 2020 admission cycle​. The last date for submission of applications​ is June 29, 2020.

Candidates are encouraged to apply online. For assistance in completing the online application, you are advised to go through the Frequently As​ked Questions (FAQs) or Understand the Online Process​

Only in situations where the online application is not accessible, candidates are advised to call, email or visit the campus (Fridays at 9:00 am to 4.30 pm) for any support that they need to complete the online application. 

Eligibility Criteria​

  • ​An undergraduate degree, with at least lower second-class (or equivalent) from a recognized University

  • Minimum two years of teaching (5 years if from the Kenyan public sector) or equivalent educational experience

  • English skills sufficient to access a graduate level course

  • Ability to demonstrate strong reasoning and reflective skills

  • Ability to demonstrate a clear motivation for graduate level study

For more information, please go through the Admission Information​ document. You can also reach us via following contact details: ​​

​The Registrar's Office
Aga Khan University
Institute for Educational Development
Salama House, ​Urambo Street​
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 (0) 784 797 601