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The University of Adelaide is ranked in the top 100 of universities worldwide. Education at the University of Adelaide is ranked 75 in the world by the 2023 Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by Subject

Master of Education

Become a changemaker in the future of education.

Master of Education

Bachelor of Teaching

Our practical pathways to become a teacher will provide you with a teaching qualification tailored to your career pursuits.

Become a teacher

Become a researcher

Discover our key areas of educational research, learn about our exciting projects and research goals, and find out how you can get involved.

Our research

2021-2022 School of Education Report

A celebration of innovation, highlights and achievements of 2021-2022.

2021-2022 School of Education Report

Engage with us

We foster important relationships with all areas of our community, from local schools to government and teaching associations. Learn how to become part of our community.

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Our people

Passionate academic and professional staff working towards a common goal of delivering the best learning experience for students.

Our people

Emily Monaghan

Master of Education student Emily Monaghan explains what she learns at the University of Adelaide during a global pandemic and how it supports her in her education career.

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Kevin Marjoribanks Memorial Lecture

View our webinar presented by Emeritus Laureate Professor John Hattie ONZM, Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne, and Chair of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership. H is lecture is titled: Visible Learning for Parents: A tribute to Kevin Marjoribanks.

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Lachlan Shields

Master of Teaching graduate Lachlan Shields reflects on his role as a teacher and how the University of Adelaide helped him to get there.

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South Australian English Australia Professional Development Festival

On 13 May Associate Professor Edward Palmer opened the plenary for South Australian "English Australia Professional Development Festival".



Adelaide Fringe Show "Electric Dreams" Success

Electric Dreams has just announced the success of their 2023 season at the Adelaide Fringe. Five of their shows received awards including work.txt (BankSA Best Film and Digital, Interactive Award) and Temping (Weekly award for Best Film and Digital or Interactive).  Both shows were hosted by the University of Adelaide with venues organised by Toni Pihodnya and Edward Palmer.



School of Education Researchers Present at the 2022 Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference

The Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) returns to a face-to-face conference for the first time in two years. School of Education Researchers and PhD candidates are presenting at the 2022 Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) Conference between 27 November – 1 December in Adelaide. This year’s conference theme investigates the topic of Transforming the Future of Education: The Role of Research and is co-hosted at UniSA.

In the Master's of Educational Leadership I enjoy that I can shape what I am learning to assist in my current roles as a Head of Preparatory School. The two modules I have undertaken have increased my professional knowledge and reignited my desire to learn more and improve how I lead my school.
John Stewart

John Stewart

Master's of Educational Leadership