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Master of Education in 

Guidance and Counselling

Providing essential skills and knowledge needed in provision of educational guidance and counselling.

Interpersonal Skills

This programme will arm you with effective communication skills in interpersonal relationships.

Across the Board

You will learn how to handle specific needs of exceptional groups across various social classes.


We strive to provide you with a good balance between theory and practice.

a UNIQUE mEd programme

Developing Competencies in Educational in Guidance and Counselling

The Tangaza University Master of Education (MEd) in Guidance and Counselling is designed to address diverse issues affecting students and learners in educational settings populations within learning institutions.

Those who graduate with MEd in Guidance and counselling will be able to identify learners with challenges that hinder them from excelling academically and mitigate the challenges using evidence-based approaches.

Why is this relevant for me?

Participatory approach to problem solving

Conducive learning environment

21st century learning

Acquire effective assessment and intervening skills

Our Master of Education in Guidance and Counselling will arm you skills and techniques for assessing clients with diverse issues withing educational settings and design appropriate inverventions.

More about the programme?

Learning Options

The Tangaza University College MEd in Guidance and counselling lasts for 2 years and has the following structure:


– To complete the M\a in Counselling Psychology, a student will take a minimum of 2 years.

Mode of Study:

– We offer a Regular programme where classes are scheduled on Friday from 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m to 2:00 p.m

– We also offer a Blended programme where classes are offered online and face-to-face.


– Our intakes are held in January, May and December every year

Opportunities after graduation?

Versatile Practitioners

Graduates emerge with skills to work in a variety of working institutions. Whether faith-based, governmental or non-governmental.


Our graduates obtain the skills to apply intervention approaches to the specific needs of exceptional groups


Graduates are able to start their own initiatives in their respective fields of specialization.


A successful career awaits you!

Students who possess a Master of Education in Guidance and Counselling programme, have been able to secure jobs competitively in learning environments including schoos, colleges, universities, Non – Governmental Organizations, Faith-Based institutions, Government departments and private practice.

We also offer mentorship and support to ongoing students and alumni

Join Tangaza University College today?



We accept applicants with either:

– A recognized Bachelor of Education with a first class honours or second class upper division from an accredited university.

– Those with a second class honours lower division are required to have at least 2 years relevant work experience.

– Those with any other bachelors degree are required to have a Diploma in Education

Application Process

A simple, personalised process that will lead you to admission in no time!


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