Education Studies BA (Hons)

Education Studies BA (Hons)

Associate degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: £12
Intakes: September
International tuition: £14,250
Domestic tuition: £9,250

Program overview

If you want to make a positive contribution to people’s lives and society as a whole, then take the first step towards becoming an educationalist. Graduates have gone on to a variety of successful careers in both the public and private sectors; in local government services, nurseries, learning support, personnel management, careers advice, social services and charities.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • A typical offer is a minimum of 112 UCAS points from at least two A levels, or
  • BTEC National Diploma — Distinction/Merit/Merit or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma — Distinction/Merit/Merit
Plus five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English Language or Literature.
Alternative qualifications include:
  • Pass in QAA accredited Access to HE overall 112 UCAS tariff with at least 30  Level 3 credits at Merit. We will normally require students to have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course
  • International Baccalaureate: 24+ points
Interview: No
Work experience: No

English language requirements: IELTS score of 6.5

Career opportunities

The Education Studies BA (Hons) develops skills that are particularly useful for students who intend to build a career working with young children. While this is likely to mean employment in primary schools, it can also include nursery and other pre and after-school settings. Many of our recent graduates have started their careers in; teaching (PGCE), education practice, nurseries, youth work and educational publishing for example. We also offer a range of postgraduate opportunities, including an Education Studies MA.

Campus location

Leicester , United Kingdom