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School of Education

Master of Arts in Educational Management

Master of Arts in Education Management is a two year master’s program that offers holistic approach from developing policy to management in education sector. Designed around best practices in education management, the program brings together critical perspective and problem solving. Our graduates will be trained to devise smart solutions to practical issues in education management. Responsibility, shared governance and engagement are central to this program. The graduates will be thought after professionals not only in education sector, but also in non-governmental or policy-related organizations that collaborate with educational institutions.


Program focus:

  • Research Methods
  • Education Management
  • Public Administration
  • Economics and Finance

The program is taught in the evenings and weekends throughout 5 semesters, including one Summer term. Limited opportunities are also offered for those interested in spending one semester abroad as an exchange student. Alongside the major core courses, students take 3 elective courses after completing their first year. Close to the end of their studies, students apply their knowledge to real-world scenarios by working on a Capstone project. Students who choose research track write Master’s thesis during their second year.

 

Graduate Assistantship


Each year, top 5 students are selected to be part of prestigious Graduate Assistantship Program. The selected students receive full tuition waiver and get a chance to work with School’s faculty member on a research project. Graduate Assistantship is awarded at the time of admissions and does not require a separate application.

Other financial aid options include merit-based scholarships for returning students, international fellowship, and need-based support.


Tuition and fees


Annual tuition and fees for the citizens of Azerbaijan is 6000 AZN and for Internationals 10500 AZN.


Application deadlines

For citizens of Azerbaijan:

  • First-round application deadline and deadline for Graduate Assistantship: April 1
  • Second-round application deadline: July 1

For international applicants:

  • First-round application and fellowship deadline: April 1
  • Second-round application deadline: July 15


Want to learn more?

Contact us: admissions@ada.edu.az ; +99450 256 99 06


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What you study at MAEM

DISCIPLINE COURSE TITLE ECTS
MIS / Decision Sciences
  • Inquiry I: Using Data for Continuous Improvement
  • Inquiry II: Evaluating Programs & Practices
  • 6
  • 6
Education Management
  • Proseminar in Educational Leadership
  • Implementing Programs & Practices
  • Leading Educational Organizations
  • 6
  • 6
Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
  • Organizing for Learning
  • 6
Public Administration
  • Legal issues in Education
  • 6
General Management
  • Organizational Behavior & Management
  • 6
Finance & Financial Management Services
  • Budgeting & Finance in Public Organizations
  • 6
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  • Education Policy & Strategy - Capstone I or Master's Thesis I
  • Education Policy & Strategy - Capstone II or Master's Thesis II
  • 6
  • 12
DISCIPLINE COURSE TITLE ECTS
Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
  • Assessment of Learning
  • 6
Education Management
  • Using Student Assessment Data for Organizational Improvement
  • Educational Policy
  • 6
  • 6
Internship
  • Internship
  • 6
General Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • 6
Public Administration
  • Non-Profit Management
  • 6