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Quality teaching

We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in an open and supportive environment that encourages frequent interaction between staff and students, with personal supervision.

Our courses will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and abilities through training in our local partnership schools. You will receive high quality support from both staff within schools and by our academic tutors from the department to work with you to become an effective teacher within a classroom environment.

The University is vibrant, the department is supportive and the academic staff first-rate.

Quality Assured

We are regularly inspected by Ofsted, with the most recent report rating our Primary, Secondary and Further Education training provision as ‘Good’.

Ofsted have noted a number of key strengths, including:

  • high employment rates
  • very good reputation locally and regionally
  • well prepared trainees
  • strong mentoring
  • excellent resources


Personal Academic Tutoring

Our Personal Academic Tutoring Scheme will help you to become a successful member of the University community and make the transition into higher education.

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Get in touch

Get in touch

For further details about the Institute of Education contact:

tel: 01905 855231