23/02/2021

Categories: Education and Teacher Training, Postgraduate

Why Choose the University of Bolton for Postgraduate Teacher Training?

The MA Educational Leadership course at the University of Bolton in Greater Manchester is just one of the many programmes designed to help existing educators grow in their chosen field. Offered here is everything from full-time teacher training and doctorates to bite-size professional development; and there’s nowhere better to unleash your talents than here with our dedicated faculty and vibrant student community.

Here are some of the reasons why the Bolton University is one of the top places in the UK for Postgraduate teacher training:

We are one of the largest providers of teacher education

As one of the biggest and most established providers of teacher training in the UK, we offer educators a superb opportunity to network with peers and industry experts. Our master’s in Educational Leadership programme is a fantastic example of how we bring great minds, innovators and future policy makers together. Drawing students from a wide variety of backgrounds, our course offers unique educational insights and perspectives to enrich your learning experience.

Our Postgraduate teacher training is outstanding

Our passionate teaching staff prides itself on exemplary teaching, and that’s why we rank No.2 in the UK for Teaching Quality in Education Courses*, as well as No.1 for Student Satisfaction in Education Courses in Greater Manchester and the North West.** Whether you dream of senior roles in leadership or jobs in advanced pedagogic research, we can provide an unmatched university experience, where students, and their needs come first.

Through a student-centric approach, we deliver #UniAsItShouldBe, and our tutors will help you get the most out of your training.

Teach in primary, secondary or higher education

Postgraduate teacher training at the University of Bolton is truly diverse, with courses that prepare you for a career in primary and secondary schools, as well as higher education such as universities and colleges. Some of our programmes are also designed to nurture the educational leaders of the future, helping you unlock a range of senior job opportunities.

Additionally, we have excellent employment rates for both undergraduate and postgraduate teacher training graduates, which is further supported with the assistance of our dedicated Employability Team.

If you’re looking for a Greater Manchester university with exceptional university rankings for teaching, look no further than the University of Bolton. To ensure a smooth transition into Postgraduate life, we also have an award-winning Students Services Team to support you during your time on campus. So enrol now and invest in a brighter future!

To find out about enrolling for our MA Educational Leadership programme in 2021, see our course page.

* The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021

** Complete University Guide 2021, North West region

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