International Postgraduate Diploma in Education Management and Leadership

Education Management and its leadership require a depth of knowing m becoming and action this are the vital learning of the course. All learners are drilled to be qualified professionals of the education sector, this however transcends the career into other personal or cooperate pursuit.

The objective of the (OTHM Level 7) International Post Graduate Diploma in Education Management and Leadership qualification is to develop learners’ understanding of policy, management theory and practice in education. It provides learners with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals and policy makers in their own country. It will provide knowledge that underpins the ability to work as an effective manager in the education sector. It combines both theoretical and practical knowledge in the education profession and will develop and enhance knowledge and skills in the areas of leading change, effective performance and team leadership. Learners will be able to work in a variety of roles within education administration and/or management.

Learners can be from different works of life sharing their experiences and developing a career in Education management and Leadership of the sector.

Learners needing immigration to Canada (or Australia) can also take this accelerated pathway to improve the score required for the immigration credential evaluation with the organizations in-charge. Transcript and accompany document are dispatched from the UK for credential evaluation purposes swift and easy.

  • All Course Material, including online modules and written assignments.
  • Personal tutor support with 1-2-1 Skype sessions or webinar session
  • Dedicated student support
  • Access to an online Social Learning forum
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Webinars and or online / on-site workshop

Prospective learners of (OTHM Level 7) International Post Graduate Diploma in Diploma in Education Management and Leadership course possess:

  • possess an honors degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification;
  • be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course; or
  • be mature learners (over 21) with relevant management experience (learners must check with the delivery center regarding this experience prior to registering for the program)
  • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency or previous education where taught English Language.

OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Education Management and Leadership qualification consists of 6 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 600 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.


Mandatory units

  • Contemporary Issues in Education: Theory, Policy and Practice (20 credits)
  • The Management of Educational Change (20 credits)
  • Managing Effective Intercultural Communication and Perspectives (20 credits)
  • Pedagogy and Practice in Education (20 credits)
  • Leading Reflective Practice in Education (20 credits)
  • Research Methods in Education (20 credits)


Students can make payment using one of the following methods:

  • Credit or Debit Card
  • Bank Transfer

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Duration: 3 to 6 months

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Mode of Learning

Online Learning Platform


The course is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study, it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning. Accelerated programs are developed for certain purposes, kindly speak with our admissions team.

The course could be delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, workshops, distance, online learning by Tufts Management School.


All learners will take assignment in all the courses and will be graded for final result. All work should be original with details that will be checked for alignment with the qualification or course. Our teaching faculty will assist with the necessary process to achieve success on the program.

All units within this qualification are internally assessed by Tufts Management School and externally verified by OTHM. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.


Achieving the (OTHM Level 7) International Post Graduate Diploma in Education Management and Leadership qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to Master’s top-up program with advanced standing at many universities in the UK and overseas.

Our team offer support for progression as required by learners.

Kindly contact our admission team to confirm progression availability and process before sign up.

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