Taught course

PGCE - Secondary

University of Worcester · Institute of Education

Entry requirements

A relevant degree (2.2 or above) of the choice of subject you wish to teach in school and Grade C/4 in GCSE or equivalent in English language and mathematics.

Months of entry


Course content

At Worcester, we have an established and dynamic partnership with the schools in the region where you’ll do your placements. They also keep us up to date with job vacancies, so not surprisingly, our employability statistics are pretty impressive.

The PGCE focuses on your development as a subject specialist secondary teacher. Expert tutors challenge and support you to achieve the very highest levels of subject knowledge, performance against the Teachers' Standards and academic achievement.

Whichever specialist subject you choose, you’ll be taught in small seminar groups, and get plenty of academic and personal support from your tutors. You really get to know your subject and how to teach it.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Office
01905 855111