Professional Graduate Certificate in Education

Wrexham Glyndwr University

Postgraduate Certificate
12 months
12500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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With the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education programme offered by Wrexham Glyndwr University you can gain valuable teaching experience with the support of a mentor who can help you as you develop the skills and knowledge covered on the course and to identify immediate links between the course content and your teaching practice.


The team pride themselves on offering innovative and creative teaching strategies which take advantage of new technologies and approaches, which are designed to give you the key skills for success when you complete your qualification.  We work closely with a wide range of businesses and agencies to continue to develop additional opportunities for each of our learners at all stages of this Professional Graduate Certificate in Education programme offered by Wrexham Glyndwr University.


Post-compulsory education and training is a rapidly developing and expanding area which, through the requirement of an endorsed professional teaching qualification, is establishing clearly defined career progression routes within the sector and opportunities for further advanced study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Reflective Practitioner
  • Preparing to Teach in Post-compulsory Education and Training
  • Connecting Theories of Learning, Teaching and Assessment
  • Enhancing Learning through Creative and Innovative Practice
  • The Reflective Professional

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We advise international students to apply as early as possible to allow us sufficient time to process your application.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificate in Education (PCET): Applicants must hold at least a level 3 qualification in their subject discipline.
  • Professional Graduate Certificate in Education: Applicants must hold a degree.
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education: Applicants must hold a degree with a classification of First or 2:1.
  • Applicants are required to have an up to date DBS in place before they start the programme and must have access to an appropriate teaching placement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part time tuition fees for EU/EEA students: 2,825 GBP per year.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Professional Graduate Certificate in Education
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