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Coming to university changed my life because it gave me more independence and continued to fuel my love of learning. It helped me to gain the right and best qualifications for my dream job of teaching.

Jessica Cross - PGCE Secondary English with QTS


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My university experience with UoC has been both the best professional and personal journey. I will forever be grateful to my tutors, who deliver their courses with such passion, knowledge and experience."

Mohammed Dawood 
PGCE General Primary with QTS 
(5 -11 years)


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"Coming to the University of Cumbria made me more organised and gave me prospects and goals to work towards."

Rachael Walsh 
PGCE General Primary with QTS (5 -11 years)

"Be prepared for an intensive year in which you will develop personally and professionally. Take advantage of the support that is on offer."

Christopher Banks 
PGCE General Primary with QTS - Physical Education

"When I started studying I knew that I would teach internationally. Since graduating, I’ve taught in Kent, Qatar, and now in Eastern Turkey."

Sarah Clarkson-Spoors 
PGCE General Primary with QTS (5 -11 years)

Become one of the most influential people in your community! Let us help you make a difference to the next generation by becoming a teacher. 

Right now, you may qualify for the University of Cumbria’s PGCE Scholarship fund worth up to £2,000*

We are committed to supporting our graduates to enrich their education to focus on careers as primary or secondary school teachers. In addition, we are offering this unique opportunity to students from Lancaster, Salford, UCLAN universities and Queen Mary’s University, London. 

*Terms and conditions

 *Excluding PE Secondary and School Direct


£1,000 cash payment and £1,000 off accommodation if you study at Lancaster or Carlisle


£1,000 cash payment and a £200 
pre-paid Oyster Card if you study in London 

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