Why do your PGCE Course at Aber?

Why do your PGCE Course at Aber?

At Aberystwyth, we can offer you: 

    • An environment which postgraduate students find attractive, congenial and friendly.

    • A School of Education and Lifelong Learning which prides itself on taking a personal interest in both the welfare and the professional development of its students.

    • A University which has a long tradition of courses of training for prospective teachers but is also very much in touch with recent and current trends in education.

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and teaching in the UK and abroad

QTS gained at institutions in Wales is fully equivalent to that for England. All trainees gaining QTS in Aberystwyth will be qualified to teach all over the UK and QTS is accepted in many other countries. Students gaining QTS in Wales are able to undertake their induction year in England and other parts of the UK.