Master Programs in Singapore

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Singapore is an island country located in Southeast Asia. With four official languages, it is a melting pot of cultures, attracting many international students and professionals from all over the world. Over one third of Singapore’s population is foreign and it has a highly-developed economy. All of these characteristics make it a wonderful place for a Masters Degree in Singapore. 

Singapore has a world-leading education system and has been recognized and praised by education ministers worldwide. You can take a Master Degree in Singapore at either a public or private school. Several universities in Singapore are established research universities known around the globe, as well as offering a broad range of excellent Masters programs. Subjects available for study for a Master Degree in Singapore include Business Management, Economics, Information Systems Management, Accounting, Law and the Social Sciences, among many others.

There is no reason not to consider taking your Masters Degree in Singapore. To see what opportunities are available, browse through the list below!

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MASTER OF LAWS IN CROSS-BORDER BUSINESS AND FINANCE LAW IN ASIA (LLM)

Singapore Management University
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 Singapore

This LLM programme prepares students to advise on cross-border legal matters in the Asia region. [+]

Masters in Singapore 2017. The rise of Asian economies has fuelled demand for legal services in the region, especially in terms of structuring cross-border deals as well as dealing with transnational disputes. The aim of this LLM programme is to expose students to a broad range of legal issues in Asia are likely to encounter so that they will be better prepared to advise on cross-border matters in the region. Areas of study LLM courses are taught by a team of distinguished faculty members in SMU’s characteristic seminar-style and conducted exclusively for LLM students in small-size classes. A holistic approach to assessment is adopted – this includes class participation, research papers, group presentations and the final examination (which typically accounts for no more than 50% of the overall grade). Students can expect to immerse themselves in rigorous legal research and intellectual discourse, whilst, at the same time, forge close personal relationships with their peers and instructors. List of Prescribed Courses Law of Mergers and Acquisitions International Business Law: An Asian Perspective Trusts and Wealth Management in Singapore and Hong Kong Financial Regulation in Singapore, Hong Kong and Greater China Foreign Investment Law in Asia Beyond the Law: Regulatory Mechanisms in Cross-border Issues in the Asian Context List of Electives* Choose 2 from: Chinese Contract Law Business Defamation: Asian and Comparative Perspectives Islamic Law and Finance in Asia Intellectual Property Law and Policy: International and Asian Perspectives Commercial Conflict of Laws Asian and Global Trends in Information Technology Law Law and the Changing Media Environment: Lessons from Asia and Beyond * Not all electives will be offered in any particular academic year. The list of electives may also change from time to time. Admission Requirement Good Bachelor's degree in Law (or equivalent legal qualification) English proficiency test (IELTS/TOEFL), if your degree was not taught and examined in English Fees Application Fee (non-refundable):S$50 Registration Fee (non-refundable): S$400 (Singaporeans / Singapore Permanent Residents) S$500 (Foreigners) Covers the matriculation and examination fees, orientation activities, library and computer account. Tuition Fee: S$37,450 (inclusive of GST) Deposit before matriculation: S$5,000 1st installment is payable in Aug: S$16,225 2nd installment is payable in Dec: S$16,225 [-]

Master of Applied Finance

Macquarie University
Campus Full time Part time 1 year January 2017 Singapore Buona Vista area + 1 more

Macquarie University’s Master of Applied Finance offers genuinely applied finance, taught in Sydney and Melbourne CBDs by highly experienced... [+]

Master of Applied Finance

Macquarie University’s Master of Applied Finance offers genuinely applied finance, taught in Sydney and Melbourne CBDs by highly experienced practitioners. It is portable across teaching locations, assists students preparing for CFA examinations and explores funds management, corporate finance, risk management, and instruments and valuation.

Key features

Gives you strong industry connections through educational partnerships with CFA and PRIMA and an outstanding alumni network Ensures you are taught by highly experienced practitioners Focuses on real-world finance Offers a wide range of elective units Provides a flexible and portable program in a convenient city location ... [-]

CEMS Master’s in International Management (CEMS MIM)

CEMS - The Global Alliance in Management Education
Campus Full time 1 year Singapore

The CEMS MIM is a postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a select group of students enrolled on a Master’s programme in one of 28 leading institutions [+]

CEMS MIM Master’s in International Management 

CEMS is a strategic alliance of business schools, multinational companies and NGOs that together offer the CEMS Master's in International Management (MIM). The CEMS administrative officeis located on the HEC campus close to Paris, with the programme and corporate relations being managed by a dedicated team within each member school. You will find all CEMS member universities by using the keywords "CEMS" in the Master in Management Compasssearch engine or by clicking on the CEMS partners list below.

The CEMS MIM is a pre-experience postgraduate degree open to multilingual students enrolled in a Master's in Management program at one of the CEMS member schools. Students study at their home university for one semester and then spend a second semester at a different CEMS member school. Some students may even opt to take both semesters abroad, in two different schools (the “tri-national track”). Other key components of the course include: core courses in Strategy and Cross-Cultural Management, elective courses, skill seminars, business project and an obligatory international internship.... [-]


Master in International Business (MIB)

Grenoble Ecole de Management
Campus Full time 2 years January 2017 Singapore

GGSB provides students a comprehensive vision of global markets in order to match the current requirements of international firms. Graduates of the MIB gain both international business and management skills with a cross-cultural understanding of markets. [+]

Program description:

Classes are taught in English. Students may follow the program in Grenoble,Paris London, Berlin or Singapore.

One academic year (on campus) + Final Management Project (12 months)

Join a program into international reach, including the intercultural problems met by the managers of the whole world. This Master's degree is internationally recognized, and is exclusively taught in English. PROVIDE INTERNATIONAL VISION OF BUSINESS The mission of the Master in International Business program is to provide employers worldwide with interculturally aware graduates who have developed key skills and competencies in international business and management. The MIB provides a truly international and multicultural learning environment which makes its graduates very attractive to potential employers worldwide.... [-]


Master of Supply Chain Management

Curtin Singapore
Campus Full time 1 - 1 year August 2017 Singapore

This program was ranked Top 40 in the World in the Best Masters Ranking for Supply Chain and Logistics (Eduniversal Ratings and Rankings 2015/16) The program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply and graduates may be eligible for full membership status with 3 years working experience. [+]

Masters in Singapore 2017. Curtin Business School (CBS) is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) This program was ranked Top 40 in the World in the Best Masters Ranking for Supply Chain and Logistics (Eduniversal Ratings and Rankings 2015/16) The program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply and graduates may be eligible for full membership status with 3 years working experience. Graduates are eligible to apply for graduate membership of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Association of Australia (LAA). This course is designed for students who are interested in significantly advancing their career in the area of logistics and supply chain management. Areas of study include: operations management, transportation and physical distribution, procurement, manufacturing, warehousing, inventory, retailing, global business and logistics, and the role of information technology in facilitating supply chain management. The course will meet the needs of those professionals with technical and supervisory skills in logistics and supply chain management. Core units of study Fundamentals of Business and Corporations Law Intermediate Financial Accounting Business Enterprise Systems Supply Chain Quality Management Supply Chain Planning and Design Strategic Procurement Culture and Ethics in Business Business Research Methods Procurement and Contract Negotiation Strategic Supply Chain Management Information Systems Dissertation 1 (50 credits) Yearly intakes starting in February, July and November. [-]

Master of Technology in Software Engineering (MTech SE)

Institute of Systems Science, National University of Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 semesters January 2017 Singapore

It emphasises the understanding and exploitation of advanced technologies and management disciplines to support innovation. Strong focus is placed on the practical application of innovation techniques and developing the IT professional's capability for innovation, including problem solving and soft skills. [+]

MTech SE is offered jointly by ISS, the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and the School of Computing It is specifically designed to meet the needs of today's busy IT professionals and managers without disrupting their work and career. The curriculum emphasises understanding and exploitation of advanced technologies and management disciplines. It focuses on the practical application of innovative techniques and developing the IT professional's capability for innovation. The degree aims to create graduates who are capable of fulfilling the following roles in the IT industry: - Technically-oriented software project managers capable of successfully delivering projects that meet international quality standards and apply the major contemporary software platforms, technologies and methodologies. - Management-aware software architects capable of architecting and designing systems that exploit the major contemporary software platforms, technologies and methodologies, and capable of leading the development work in a managed quality-oriented environment. Dates and Fees January Intake (Application opens: 1 April to 31 August) - Singapore citizens – $4,650 (full-time) / $2,325 (part-time) per semester - Singapore PRs – $6,500 (full-time) / $3,250 (part-time) per semester - International students with service obligation – $9,900 (full-time) / $4,950 (part-time) per semester * - International students without service obligation – $18,100 (full-time) / $9,050 (part-time) per semester ** *With Service Obligation – The Service Obligation will require you to work in Singapore-registered companies for 3 years upon graduation. ** Without Service Obligation NB: Fees are correct at time of posting and are subject to changes without prior notice. The University reserves the right to alter the fees at any time without notice. Admission - Bachelor in Science / Engineering / IT / Computer Science - GPA 3.0 & above - Preferably 2 years relevant working experience English requirement - Applicants whose native tongue AND medium of university instruction is not in English should submit the TOEFL or IELTS. - TOEFL: Paper-based test (580), Computer-based test (237), Internet-based test (85), IELTS: Result of 6.0 - Need to show the letter from the university unless otherwise. Entrance Test & Interview All applicants are required to take an entrance test. Shortlisted applicants will also need to attend an interview Duration Full-time – 1.5 years, including 8 months Internship (3 semesters) Part-time – 2.5 years, with Project work (5 semesters) Internship Opportunities with allowance: All NUS ISS master programmes include 8 months of internship (4 months of part-time and 4 months of full-time) in Singapore companies. [-]

Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management

James Cook University Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 16 - 16 months March 2017 Singapore

The Master of International Tourism & Hospitality Management (MITHM) provides an opportunity for existing graduates in the tourism industry or graduates in other industries to upgrade their qualifications and take advantage of this growth. [+]

Masters in Singapore 2017. The tourism and hospitality industries are undergoing strong growth in Asia. With the rising affluence of middle-class populations, growing regional and global trade, there are excellent opportunities available in the hospitality and tourism industries. The Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management provides an opportunity for existing graduates in tourism and other industries to upgrade their qualifications and take advantage of this growth. This program is an innovative masters' level degree that combines tourism, hospitality and business management to give executives and managers the skills required to succeed. Awards, Rankings & Benefits James Cook University was awarded the Queensland Tourism Award 2007 for Tourist Education and Training category. The journal Tourism Management ranks James Cook University in the third place worldwide in the tourism-related research (Nov 2007) The university was awarded the Premier of Queensland's Export Award for Education two years running. The university has several research centres including The Tropical Tourism and Hospitality Centre which demonstrates our research strength and reputation within the industries. James Cook University's programs have met the Associate Member Assessment criteria of the International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE). Subjects Foundation Subjects Marketing Management People in Organisations Accounting and Finance for Managers Comparative Global Business Systems Core Subjects Sustainable Enterprise Practical or Research Project Introduction to Tourism and the Environment Tourism Systems Analysis Tourism and Hospitality Operations Management Global Destination Competitiveness Tourist Management Strategies Economic Decision-Making in the Hospitality Industry Hospitality and Gastronomy: Social, Private and Commercial PLUS three elective subjects Career Outcomes The Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management provides opportunities for graduates to pursue careers in the travel and tourism industry, events management, tourism policy and hotel & tourism property management. Tuition Fees Domestic* S$43,674 International S$44,940 *Fees apply to all Singapore residents (Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and all pass holders excluding Student's Pass).Note: All course fees include prevailing 7% Goods and Services Tax (GST) [-]

Master of International Business Management (IMBA)

Westford School of Management
Campus or Online Full time Part time 12 months Open Enrollment Singapore Singapore Online + 1 more

This course is structured in a manner that the learner will receive dual certification, Postgraduate Advanced Diploma in International Business Management, awarded by Cambridge International Qualifications, UK and a Master of International Business Administration awarded by Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy. This MBA is accredited by Ministry of Education, Italy and Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), United States, hence the MBA has dual accreditation from Europe and US.The University also comes under the ENIC NARIC Approved Universities and is recognized worldwide. [+]

Master of International Business Administration, Awarded by Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy. Guglielmo Marconi is a world-class university promoting the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competences with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. Our diverse community has presently a total number of around 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarters are situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City but numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education and is also accredited by ACICS – Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, the largest US accrediting institution linked to the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).This means that GMU Bachelors and Master’s will be valid not only in Europe but also in the United States, giving students new and greater career opportunities in a larger number of countries: ... [-]

Master of Professional Economics

The University of Newcastle, GradSchool (Online)
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 Singapore

The Master of Professional Economics will equip you with the economic principles needed to be an effective and influential policy advisor in a changing global environment. [+]

Masters in Singapore 2017. The Master of Professional Economics will equip you with the economic principles needed to be an effective and influential policy advisor in a changing global environment. The program focuses on analysing the dynamics of change globally, with particular focus on developing and emerging economies. Graduates will attain an intuitive understanding of economic theories and econometrics. The program provides fundamental training enabling professionals to assess potential impact of policy changes, facilitating employment in both the public and private sector. Graduates will be able to communicate economic theories and applied research to a broad range of stakeholders in a professional and practical context. Graduates will adopt both domestic and international economic perspective and will be able apply the skills and knowledge acquired to real-world scenarios. Our advanced online learning system provides you with the flexibility and support to study anywhere, anytime to balance work, life and study. You can achieve your fully accredited Master of Professional Economics at a time that suits you. Is it for you? Do you want to expand your career opportunities and further develop your knowledge of how the economy should influence your business decisions? The Master of Professional Economics is designed for professionals whose ability to interpret economic principles would improve their business management. Those who hold a bachelor degree can complete this program as a pathway to progress careers in management teams across all industries. The Master of Professional economics incorporates practical experience through hands-on-lab experiments of real business cases. Graduates will apply economic concepts to critically and effectively address business and regulatory, ethical and global perspectives in diverse economies. Career Pathways Once having completed the Master of Professional Economics at the University of Newcastle, you will be differentiated by your practical approach and problem-solving ability. You will acquire rigorous skills allowing you to comprehend contemporary issues facing policymakers and businesses in the ever-changing and volatile global economy. Graduates will be confident in their ability to know and apply economic theories to analyse business change. The relevant knowledge and skills underlie many senior roles including but not limited to, market analysts, planning/policy analysts and financial analysts. Graduates will be equipped to work at an advanced level in government agencies, central banks, international organisations and financial institutions. Admission Requirements There are two entry pathways into the Master of Professional Economics Program. Direct entry will be available for applicants who have: 3 year Bachelor’s Degree in a related field such as economics, business, accounting, finance, human resource management, marketing, management; or 3 year Bachelor’s Degree not in a related field + 1 year appropriate business experience; or At least 7 years of appropriate business experience. Students entering via the Masters pathway are able to complete 4 courses per trimester, and are able to complete courses in any sequence they wish, as long as it is consistent with assumed knowledge requirements and course requisites. While students are enrolled in the master’s program, they will be able to exit with a Graduate Certificate in Professional Economics once they have completed the four (40 units) specified courses. Applicants with an Honours degree in a related area or equivalent qualification at Level 8 or above will be given recognition of appropriate prior learning prior to enrolling in the MPE degree program. The alternate pathway is through the Graduate Certificate (40 units) which will be available for applicants who have: 3 year Bachelor’s Degree not in a related field; or 3 year Diploma in a related field such as economics, business, accounting, finance, human resource management, marketing, management; or 3 year Diploma not in a related field + 1 year appropriate business experience; or 2 year Diploma in a related field as above + 2 years appropriate business experience; or 2 year Diploma not in a related field + 3 years appropriate business experience; or At least 5 years appropriate business experience. Students entering via the graduate certificate pathway will be required to: Complete the Graduate Certificate in Professional Economics over a minimum of two trimesters (typically 20 units per trimester); and Successfully complete a Business Academic Skills Program (BASP) which is of 6 weeks duration. The BASP will be non-fee based and can be completed concurrently with courses in the Graduate Certificate. Only after the successful completion of the Graduate Certificate and the academic skills program will students be eligible to formally enrol in the Masters Program. The relevant economics or business experience (RPL) will be assessed through the Faculty’s approved process which can be accessed through the Professional Credit tab above. Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements Applicants who do not speak English as a first language must demonstrate that they meet the University's English proficiency requirement. Further information regarding English language proficiency requirements can be found at the English Language Proficiency for Admission Policy at http://www.newcastle.edu.au/about-uon/governance-and-leadership/policy-library/document?RecordNumber=D15/15438 [-]

Master in Finance

ESSEC Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Singapore

The Master in Finance, recognized by the French Higher Education and Research Ministry as Master Degree, is a graduate program tailored to individual needs and goals. It offers 3 specialized tracks in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, and Asset Management. [+]

A word from the Academic Director “The increasingly globalized and complex economy creates an additional demand for graduates with a well-recognized expertise in all areas of finance. In addition, corporate financial directors, consulting (advisory) firms, investment banks and financial institutions are in need of in-depth technical knowledge in finance.Career-oriented and internationally focused, the ESSEC Master in Finance is a highly selective and intensive program designed to offer high quality training to high potential students who wish to pursue a career in corporate finance, financial markets, asset and portfolio management as well as risk management. The program has a strong international dimension and teaches students to adapt to a multicultural environment, addressing multinational issues and providing exposure to both Europe and Asia. It offers a global approach to finance with a strong emphasis on the underlying skills necessary to operate in today’s financial professions.” Sridhar Arcot, Academic Director of the Master in Finance Ph.D. in Finance, LSE, Associate Professor, Finance Department Academic The Master in Finance, recognized by the French Higher Education and Research Ministry as Master Degree, is a graduate program tailored to individual needs and goals. It offers 3 specialized tracks in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, and Asset Management. The curriculum is flexible and it is full-time during 15 months. The 90 ECTS credits cover courses, an international study trip and an internship or academic dissertation. Students can choose to enroll the program either on the ESSEC France campus (Cergy, Paris area), or the ESSEC Asia-Pacific campus (Singapore). Regardless of campus choice, the program - and intake - starts in September. Courses The Master in Finance is an intensive program with 21 Core courses and 29 Elective courses. The program is tailored to each student’s career goals and individual needs.Core courses include: Corporate financial management Financial markets Options Macroeconomics Econometrics Options Mergers & Acquisitions Advanced Derivatives Fixed Incomes Introduction seminar to Financial career Financial Theory Introduction seminar to Asset Management & Insurance and many more You will then have a choice of elective courses to match your personal interests and professional ambitions.Elective courses cover such topics as: VBA Programing for Market Finance and Corporate Finance Real Estate Finance Commodity markets & Energy products Volatility Trading Game Business Analysis & Value Creation Asset management simulation game and many more Who can apply? The Master in Finance is a selective program designed for high-potential candidates holding (or currently pursuing) a Master’s degree or 4-year Bachelor in engineering, science, mathematics, business or economics.Candidates are expected to have an excellent academic record, be open-minded, internationally oriented and exhibit leadership potential. Holders of a 3-year Bachelor degree are also eligible to apply. They will have to complete an additional first year which includes a first term of 6 courses followed by a 6-month internship. [-]

Master of Education

National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University
Campus Part time 24 months August 2017 Singapore

The Master of Education is primarily designed for teachers and colleagues working with the Ministry of Education of Singapore. It provides participants with an opportunity to explore the latest issues in education. [+]

The Master of Education programme is primarily designed for educators working in Singapore schools and the Ministry of Education. University graduates with a background in education and wishing to advance your knowledge and skills in education are also welcome to apply.

The programme offers the degree in the following 18 areas of specialisation:

Art Chinese Language Curriculum and Teaching Developmental Psychology Drama Early Childhood Educational and Psychological Measurement and Evaluation English Language English Literature Gifted Education Learning Sciences and Technologies Malay Language Mathematics Music Primary Science Special Education Tamil Language ... [-]

Joint Master of Psychology (Clinical) Degree with University of Melbourne

National University of Singapore Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years August 2017 Singapore

The Joint Clinical Psychology Master degree Programme between the University of Melbourne and NUS (NUS-UM Programme) is a two-year full-time coursework programme [+]

Joint Master of Psychology (Clinical) Degree with University of Melbourne

The Joint Clinical Psychology Master degree Programme between the University of Melbourne and NUS (NUS-UM Programme) is a two-year full-time coursework programme, which provides entry level training for graduates who seek a professional career in Clinical Psychology.

It is based on the scientist-practitioner approach and builds on theoretical knowledge and core competencies for clinical practice. It is taught through coursework, research and practical placement experience.

Students take courses at the University of Melbourne during their first year of study and return to NUS in their second year to complete the remaining modules and clinical placements.... [-]


Master of Divinity

TCA College
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 9 years August 2017 Singapore + 1 more

The Master of Divinity is a comprehensive graduate programme to prepare students for the professional ministries of the local church. All students follow a core curriculum of biblical, theological and [+]

Master of Divinity

The Master of Divinity is a comprehensive graduate programme to prepare students for the professional ministries of the local church. All students follow a core curriculum of biblical, theological and practical ministry studies.

Accreditation: Asia Theological Association

Credits: 60 credits for theological Bachelor degree holders99 credits for non-theological Bachelor degree holders

Duration: Full-time : 2 years (60 credits), 3 years (99 credits); Part-time : Up to 6 years (60 credits), Up to 9 years (99 credits)

Admission requirements     

Candidates should fulfil the following requirements:... [-]


MIT-SUTD Dual Masters' Programme

Singapore University of Technology and Design
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Singapore

The 2-year MIT-SUTD Dual Masters’ Programme, a joint collaboration between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), aims to support and promote outstanding researchers to maximise their potential. [+]

MIT-SUTD Dual Masters' Programme

The 2-year MIT-SUTD Dual Masters’ Programme, a joint collaboration between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), aims to support and promote outstanding researchers to maximise their potential.

The Programme will provide students with two sets of rich experiences. In the first year, they will do coursework at MIT, a world-class university.

The second year will see them embarking on research at SUTD, in an environment that blends scholarship with practice. A truly ‘dual’ experience, candidates will have the opportunity to immediately apply their newly acquired knowledge to solve real world problems. Upon completion, they will graduate with two Masters’ degrees - one from MIT and another from SUTD.... [-]


Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International Baccalaureate) PYP

Asian International College
Campus Part time 12 months May 2017 Singapore

The Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International Baccalaureate) PYP has been designed to provide you with a deep understanding of the philosophy and concepts underlying the International Baccalaureate®, and the Primary Years Programme (PYP) [+]

The Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International Baccalaureate) PYP has been designed to provide you with a deep understanding of the philosophy and concepts underlying the International Baccalaureate®, and the Primary Years Programme (PYP) in particular.

The Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International Baccalaureate) PYP is delivered by the University of Melbourne, and is hosted by Asian International College, Singapore.

This course is recognised by the International Baccalaureate® for the IB Certificate in Teaching and Learning (previously the Teacher Award Scheme).

This postgraduate qualification is also an articulation pathway to a Master of Education from the University of Melbourne.... [-]