The Citizenship PGCE Programme from University College London (UCL) offers students a choice of strands.
These link to University College London (UCL) Grand Challenges themes of global health and justice and equality and foster the development of skills for global citizenship, such as campaigning and social entrepreneurship.
Students have the opportunity to develop understanding on a range of global issues and develop skills for global citizenship through:
- hearing from experts on global issues
- interdisciplinary learning experiences
- group projects
- engaging with external organisations
- producing outputs (such as films, posters, or business ideas)
The programme includes opportunities to volunteer with UCL's Volunteering Service Unit and to meet employers and organisations offering careers with global impact.
How many hours of activities am I committing to?
To receive a certificate and a link to Higher Education Achievement Record (HEAR), students need to complete a minimum of 21 hours on the strand of their choice. We hope, however, that you will want to do as many activities as you can to get the most out of the strand you choose.
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Strands offer up to 50 hours of activities over the Spring and Summer terms. These consist of:
- Term two talks, seminars and workshop (4 to 16 hours)
- Weekend Challenge or 1 day workshop (6 to 12 hours)
- 1 week Summer School (25 to 30 hours)
- 4 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Depending on which strand you choose, you could take part in a World Health Organisation simulation, make a film, contribute to a social justice campaign, or meet global employers.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 GBP per year during 4 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 GBP per year during 4 months.
The programme is free to join and open to all UCL undergraduate and taught postgraduate students
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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Check the official programme website for potential updates.