University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Secondary Education

If you join us, you will train at one of the UK's leading and longest-running providers of teacher education. Our tutor team includes expert classroom teachers and research-engaged university staff. This engaging programme will provide both an academic qualification at Masters-level (PGCE) and a recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). You will gain from the expertise and enthusiasm of our school mentors and university subject tutors in small, subject-based teaching groups at Roehampton, tailored to your experience and expertise. A combination of extensive school partnerships, strong pastoral support and a close-knit student community means that you will receive an excellent experience. Our School of Education is one of the principal providers of teacher training in the UK. Set on a beautiful parkland campus, we have a rich 175-year history providing teacher education through our four Colleges.

Entry requirements

The Programme addresses the Secretary of State�s Initial Teacher Training Criteria (TA 2012) and subsequent revisions. Details are provided in selection criteria. Applicants must: hold and be able to provide certificated evidence of having an undergraduate degree conferred by a United Kingdom higher education institution or an equivalent qualification;have achieved at least a grade C or above in both Mathematics and English Language GCSEs (or approved equivalents). Equivalency tests in both Mathematics and English offered by Equivalency Testing are also accepted;have recently observed lessons in a UK secondary school ; have a broad-based educational background and be able to read effectively and communicate clearly in standard spoken and written English; andthe UCAS form requires candidates to provide the details of two referees.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Froebel College Wandsworth SW15 5PJ South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Office