The Master of Education in Educational Leadership at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah is an innovative postgraduate program that provides students with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to become successful leaders in the field of education. This 1.5-year program features a comprehensive curriculum that covers topics such as curriculum design, educational policy analysis, school leadership, and research methodology. Students will have the opportunity to gain practical experience through internships and fieldwork, allowing them to apply their theoretical knowledge to real-world projects and scenarios. With a focus on developing both leadership skills and technical expertise, graduates of this program will be well equipped to pursue careers in research or management roles in education-related organizations. This unique program provides students with the opportunity to develop their professional networks while honing their skills in areas such as communication, problem solving, and critical thinking - all essential characteristics for successful educational leaders.
AURAK requires that a student working on a Master’s Degree:
Have an attested bachelor degree from an accredited institution with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 or higher
Are currently employed with a school, have a minimum of one-year combined teaching experience (student-teaching experience is acceptable), or equivalent
Submit proof of IELTS 6.0 / EmSAT 1400 or equivalent
Submit a Personal Statement between 500-700 words describing their motivation to pursue a Graduate-Level studies and how this degree supports their professional and/or personal goals.