Degrees and Courses

Our teaching embraces national and international dimensions, with interests which reflect the range and scope of our research.

We recruit students from around the world on our long established and successful postgraduate programmes. As well as offering three honours degree undergraduate programmes, we also offer Ed-Exchange, a unique single semester exchange programme that allows undergraduate students in Education to study for credit at European institutions in Oslo, Dortmund and Groningen. 

Undergraduate programes


Education and History BA (Hons)

Our Joint Education and History (Hons) degree course at Birmingham will provide you with the opportunity to study Education and History in equal proportions to Honours degree [more...]

Education and Sociology BA (Hons)

Our Joint BA (Hons) Education and Sociology degree at Birmingham will provide you with an opportunity to study Education and Sociology in equal proportions to Honours degree [more...]

Education BA (Hons)

The BA Education (Hons) undergraduate course at Birmingham is one of the most prestigious education degrees in the UK. It combines the academic study of education with a [more...]

For general undergraduate enquiries please email:

Postgraduate taught programmes


EdD Education

For general postgraduate enquiries please email:

Doctoral research training

There are four taught doctoral programmes within the school which comprise of taught modules and a research thesis as well as the cross college Integrated Study (Social Sciences) PhD. Alternatively you can undertake a research degree by thesis. All offer part-time study as an option. Visit the Postgraduate Research pages to find out more about applying. 

Find out more about the research of our current ESJ doctoral researchers.


For general postgraduate research enquiries please email