School of Education

Preparing Teachers For The 21st Century Classroom

  • Accredited and Registered
  • Cutting-edge curriculum
  • Flexible structure
  • Affordable and Accessible
  • Internationally benchmarked
  • Multicultural Faculty and support

Students will enjoy the vast resources and mentorship that MANCOSA’s academics will expose them to, in order to develop into highly skilled educators. For established professionals, the institution offers excellent research and practice-led professional development within the teacher education fraternity.


This programme remains the most suitable teacher education qualification for those aspiring to teach in the South African public and private school sectors.

Postgraduate Certificate

A 18-month programme aimed at developing graduates who wish to become school educators.

Postgraduate Diploma

A one-year specialised programme designed to meet the needs of educational managers in this climate of change. It incorporates the latest strategic thinking in educational leadership and management


The Bachelor Honours Degree is a postgraduate specialisation qualification, characterised by the fact that it prepares students for research-based postgraduate study. This qualification typically follows a Bachelor’s Degree and serves to consolidate and deepen the student’s expertise in a particular discipline and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of that discipline. This qualification demands a high level of theoretical engagement and intellectual independence.


Prepares researchers who would be able to contribute to knowledge in the field of Educational leadership and management, including knowledge of professional practice in Educational Leadership and Management at an advanced level.