The entry requirements listed here are our typical offer for this course if you wish to begin studying with us in 2020. They should be used as a general guide.
Degree and experience
PGCE applicants must have an honours degree. Part-time applicants must also be working in the post-16 sector and would be expected to continue teaching for at least 50 hours a year within a further education or training organisation concurrent with the course. Pre-service full-time applicants do not need teaching experience. Other industry experience relevant to their subject specialism is desirable.
GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
- Part-time in-service applicants are advised to have either GCSE English or an equivalent literacy qualification, or be able to demonstrate the ability to work at higher education level.
- Full-time pre-service applicants must have GCSE maths and English language.
English language requirements
IELTS 7.0 in all elements.
Places are still available on the full-time route at the university and on the part-time routes at our partner colleges: East Sussex College Group and Brighton Metropolitan College.