Tuition Fees and Financial Support
SCITT and School Direct Non Salaried Trainees
- The tuition fee for the course (QTS and PGCE) is £9250
- The fees are paid in three instalments
- Autumn term 25%, Spring Term 25%, Summer Term 50%
If you want to pay the fees via a student loan to you should apply to the Student Loan Company as soon as you have received your offer or when the SLC open the application cycle in January if later.
You may also be eligible for additional financial support in the form of a maintenance grant or maintenance loan depending on your income. Further details can be found here https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/funding-my-teacher-training/tuition-fee-and-maintenance-loans
Bursaries and Scholarships may be available depending on the subject you are training to teach. Please see below for the subjects offering a bursary or scholarship:
|Type||Subject||UCAS Course Code||UCAS Provider Code||Scholarships||Bursary for Trainee with a UK honours degree of 2:2 or higher (or overseas equivalent)|
|School Direct Non Salaried||Biology||2L5Y||1CO||-||£7,000|
School Direct Salaried Trainees
Salaried trainees are employed by their training school and will be paid a salary for the duration of the course (11 months) equivalent to point one on the unqualified teacher scale which will change year on year and will depend on the location of the school.