- Bachelors or masters degree
in a relevant subject
- GCSE English at grade C or
above or a Level 2 equivalent
- GCSE maths grade G or above, or a Level 1 equivalent
information and communications technology (ICT) skills.
Applicants with overseas qualifications can check their compatibility
with the UK equivalent through NARIC, who provide an advisory
If English is not your first language, you require:
- IELTS at level 7 with 7 in
all four components or GCSE in English language at grade C or above
- IELTS at level 6 and an undergraduate
degree in the UK or IELTS at level 6.5 and a postgraduate degree in the UK.
You’ll normally be pre-service and your entry onto
the programme will be conditional upon the University identifying a suitable
placement and mentor in the subject specialism.
All appropriately qualified candidates will be given equal consideration
during the selection process. The University does not tolerate discrimination
on the grounds of gender, ethnicity, colour, disability, religion, nationality,
age, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant distinction.
Entry onto these programmes is conditional on the
University identifying a suitable placement and mentor.
An interview is a pre-requisite
for entry onto this programme
There is a two-stage interview process for this
course. The first stage is conducted by a member of the teaching team, which
includes a short presentation that you prepare and deliver and follows the
format described in the link below. If successful there will be a second
interview with a subject specialist tutor from the placement college. This
interview is to ascertain your level of subject knowledge in the areas that you
might reasonably be expected to deliver whilst on your teaching placement. Find
more information about interviews in the Institute's