PGCE and School Direct Enquiry


If you are a graduate - or soon to graduate - with a good degree, you can train to teach with Sussex.

The University of Sussex offers a range of exciting routes into teaching in partnership with schools, colleges and nurseries across the South East.

PGCE and School Direct courses are available in a wide selection of subjects:
Secondary: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Computer Science, Economics, Business Studies, English, Geography, History, Classics, Modern Languages, Music, Media Studies, Art & Design, Design Technology, Drama, Psychology, Social Science, Physical Education.
Also Primary, Early Years, Primary with Maths.

Depending on your subject and qualifications, you could be eligible for a tax-free bursary of up to £30k, or a training salary of up to £21k, while you train to teach.

At Sussex you can also study the country’s only Early Years in Education MA with Early Years Teacher Status at no cost to UK/EU students.

Initial Teacher Education Enquiry

Please check the appropriate box below to let us know whether you would like us to keep your details on file so that we can contact you in the future - about events that might be of interest to you or for our subject tutors to give you the chance to ask questions directly. We will not share your details with anyone else!