Taught course

Career Education, Information and Guidance in HE (PGCert)

University of Warwick · Centre for Lifelong Learning

Entry requirements

  • 2:2 in any discipline.

If you have alternative qualifications and relevant experience, you are welcome to discuss these with the course team. Applicants must be working in a higher education career and employability development context.


The course lasts up to 2.5 years and you are able to complete earlier if your circumstances allow.

English language requirements

You can find out more about our English language requirements. This course requires the following:

  • Band A
    • IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0.

Months of entry

April, October

Course content

The course is approved by the Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) and designed and taught in partnership with this professional body. It is also approved by the Career Development Institute (CDI) as meeting the qualification requirement for the UK Register of Career Development Professionals. The course is designed for anyone who is new to the work and/or wishes to enrol on a shorter course than the PG Diploma and MA.

Fees and funding

See University website

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    up to 30 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

PG Recruitment