Teaching (including PGCE) applications

Applying to education courses is fairly straightforward - the method depends on the type of course. Follow the guidance below to choose the right process.

If you need any help with the application process, please contact the Institute of Education on sef@wlv.ac.uk. We'd be glad to talk you through it.

UCert and Foundation degrees

Apply online for Foundation Degrees and Undergraduate Certificates (UCerts).

  • Locate the degree in our course finder and follow the link to 'Apply Directly'.

Undergraduate degrees (BA and BEd Hons)

Apply via UCAS for degrees such as BA and BEd (Hons); apply online for UCert and Foundation degrees (see above).

Find out more about undergraduate applications.

Postgraduate degrees (excluding PGCEs in Primary and Secondary)

Apply online for postgraduate degrees.

  • Locate the degree in our course finder and follow the link to 'Apply Directly'.

PGCE Full time in Post Compulsory Education

Apply directly to the Institute of Education by following the link below:

PGCE Post Compulsory Education

PGCEs in Primary and Secondary

Apply via GTTR to PGCEs in Primary and Secondary education.

For details of the additional funding available to tomorrow's teachers, contact the Training and Development Agency for Schools (formerly the Teacher Training Agency) at PGCEs in Post-Compulsory Education.

  • Locate the degree in our course finder and follow the link to 'Apply via GTTR'.

Part-time study

Part-time applicants should follow the procedure for postgraduate and part-time applications.

  • Locate the degree in our course finder and follow the link to 'Apply Directly'.

Part-Time courses are available in:

Further information

Contact the Institute of Education for specific advice about choosing the right course, or contact our Gateway for general advice on entering Higher Education.