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Excellence in teaching and research

Study at the Institute of Education and benefit from a supportive environment and our outstanding reputation with employers.

We are ranked 9th in the UK for Education (The Guardian University Guide 2023).

93% of students agree that staff are good at explaining things, and our overall student satisfaction score is 85%.

Exciting career opportunities

Studying education actively prepares you for the job market. You'll develop an impressive range of practical and academic skills that will enable you to pursue a wide range of industries and careers. This includes teaching, youth work, educational publishing, museum education, prison education, guidance family work, education administration and early years education.

100% of our graduates are in work or further study within 15 months of graduation. (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2018/19, based on first degree responders from the Institute of Education.)


Our research

Improving education and learning as a route to enhanced self-efficacy, economic well-being and life chances.


How you'll study

Take part in lectures, practical seminars and workshops, where interactive and discussion-based techniques will encourage you to engage, reflect and challenge.


Read our stories

Read about the experiences of our students and the work of our academics.