Master in Education

The Master in Education focuses on the activity of teaching and the facilitation of bildung as the fundamental professional responsibility of educators. It is a profession-based education and its foundation is a bachelor degree in teacher education, including at least 60 ECTS in the specialization discipline.

The master’s programme is a 2-year full-time study. Students in the programme choose a discipline for specialization and in-depth study. The disciplines offered are English Didactics, Mathematics’ didactics, and Pedagogies. This choice will determine which discipline will be the focus of the master’s dissertation.

Contact (person and/or unit)
Telephone (+47) 55 58 75 04
Programme duration 2 years
Application deadline 1 December 2015
Nokut certification Yes
Formal prerequisites An undergraduate/Bachelor’s degree in education or equivalent of at least three-years’ duration (180 ECTS).
60 ECTS in the specialization discipline you are applying for.
Minimum average grade C (in Norwegian scale), in the specialization discipline (60 ECTS).
Documented proficiency in English language.
Tuition Government funded - No tuition.
Subject area Education - Teacher Training
Degree level Master
City Bergen, Norway
Credits 120 ECTS
Language of teaching English