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MA in TESOL (Online)

Course Duration: Full-time 1 year or Part-time 2 years

Intakes: September | January | May


Mode of Study: Online


MA TESOL (Online)

The online Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) degree program is designed to prepare students with the global language teaching skills required to successfully teach English to non-native English speakers. The program prepares teachers for a variety of classroom situations and provides a detailed insight into and understanding of the essential knowledge bases of English language teaching professionals. Our program is delivered in two phases.

Why Choose this Program?

  • Graduates will receive a Level 6 diploma from TQUK (provided through Notting Hill College) plus a full Masters Degree.

  • The diploma is accredited by Ofqual, the UK non-ministerial government department that regulates qualifications, exams and tests in England, so it is recognised globally. 

  • The curriculum provided is a combination of academic content and professional techniques to help learners gain the skills required for labour market needs.

  • For most universities in the UK, students are required to have a high IELTS score and attend a formal interview. However we can accept a variety of evidence for English proficiency. If you do not have evidence, we can provide a language test of our own. 

  • Our program maintains the same academic quality and standard of other British universities yet costs significantly less.

  • Students have the opportunity to finish early or take a break and return to their studies later. This opens up opportunities for travel and work in between studying.

  • The course is delivered online with the support of British teachers and high quality materials. There is no need to travel. However if students would like to visit the UK for study, we can arrange intensive classes on a short-term study visa.  

  • The schedule and payment plan are flexible, allowing students to explore other opportunities such as work or travel. 

  • Scholarships are available.

  • Extra hours of teaching are available for those who require it.

Awarding Body and Accreditation

The first phase of this program is delivered through Notting Hill College. You can view their website here - https://www.nottinghillcollege.co.uk/ The certificate for the first phase is awarded by TQUK and accredited by Ofqual. You can find more information about them at the links below https://www.tquk.org/ https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ofqual

Graduation and Certificates

Students will achieve a Level 6 Diploma in TESOL from TQUK and a full MA TESOL.

Where This Degree Can Take You

Careers There are a vast number of career opportunities available after achieving an the MA TESOL, including;

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Curriculum specialist for educational and government institutions
  • Language academy/ESL program director
  • Community college adult ESL educators
  • Private tutor
  • Home-based online ESL instructor
  • Academic advisor
  • Materials writer
Postgraduate Students also have the opportunity to progress to a doctoral degree in education.

Academic Schedule 2021/2022

FULL TIME Autumn Quarter September 2021 (40 credits) 1. Classroom Planning and Organisation 1 2. Classroom Planning and Organisation 2 3. Language Teaching Methodology 1 4. Language Teaching Methodology 2 Winter Quarter January 2022 (40 credits) 5. Language Theory 1 6. Language Theory 2 7. Linguistics and Language Teaching 1 8. Linguistics and Language Teaching 2 Spring Quarter May 2022 (40 credits) 9. Research Methods in Education 1 10. Research Methods in Education 2 11. MA TESOL Dissertation PART TIME For part time study, students will take one module per quarter.

Course Fees

The course fees are £7,950. There are four installment plans are available; Payment Plan One Pay in full and receive 10% discount Payment Plan Two Pay in two installments and receive 7% discount Payment Plan Three Pay in three installments and receive 5% discount Payment Plan Four Pay over 12 monthly installments (24 monthly installments available for part-time students).


To find out if you are eligible for scholarship please visit our scholarships page and complete the application form.


  • Prior teaching experience
  • Hold a teaching qualification equivilant to level 5
  • Have an English level equivalent to CEFR B2, Pearson Academic 51 or IELTS 5.5. If you are unsure of your current level, please contact us for further options.


The qualification is assessed by essays, lesson plans, reports and other designed projects. Students will download and submit their assessment through our online learning platform. The final project is a 12,000 word dissertation.

Tuition and Course Materials

All our programs follow a Hybrid Learning model. This means for every quarter, you'll take part in 8 one-to-one, or small group sessions with an expert tutor from the UK. Each session lasts 45 minutes during which you will delve into the course materials and take part in interesting discussions relating to your course topics. You’ll be able to ask questions, get access to additional resources and gain a deeper understanding of the topics. After the class has finished, you’ll be able to access all the materials including a recording of the session.​ The hours are highly flexible and are scheduled around your availability. Alongside this, you'll also be given access to a range of textbooks, presentations, case studies, guides and other resources through our learning management system. For those who would like extra tuition, we have virtual and classroom-based packages avilable starting from £400 for 10 hours. Find out more about these packages here.