The entry requirements listed here are our typical offer for this course if you wish to begin studying with us in 2021. They should be used as a general guide.
BBB, preferably including English.
27 points with three subjects, which must include English, at Higher level.
Access to HE Diploma
Pass with 60 credits overall. Level 3 units in English required. At least 45 credits at level 3, with 15 credits at distinction and the rest at merit.
GCSE (minimum grade C or grade 4)
At least English, maths and science. In-house equivalence tests are available for suitable candidates if these requirements have not already been achieved.
While experience in a school is not a condition of entry for initial teacher education courses we recommend that you take up opportunities to gain a realistic understanding of whether teaching is right for you. The Get Into Teaching School Experience Programme offers opportunities across the country to book a day’s worth of experience.
Studied before or got relevant experience?
A qualification, HE credits or relevant experience may count towards your course at Brighton, and could mean that you do not have to take some elements of the course or can start in year 2 or 3.
English language requirements
IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.
- Interviews normally take place in person on our Falmer campus or in one of our partner schools. From March 2020, all interviews will take place over Skype.
- All offers are subject to an occupational health check and Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure check.
- Applicants from minority ethnic and other groups under-represented in the profession, including men in primary teaching, are particularly welcome.
- Applicants should have an interest in how English is learnt by students.