School Direct (salaried places) - Apply through Bourton Meadow Academy (Campus Code: 16F)
School Direct (salaried) - Leading to QTS Course Code: 2LFJ
If you are offered a School Direct (salaried) place leading to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), you will be employed by a school and paid on at least point 1 of the unqualified teachers’ pay scale. As you are employed, you are not eligible for any student funding.
School Direct (salaried) - Leading to a PGCE with QTS Course Code: 27GQ
If you choose to embark on the School Direct (salaried) course leading to a PGCE with QTS, you will be required to pay for this additional qualification, awarded by the university (currently £1800).
On both salaried routes, the employing school will cover the cost of an Enhanced DBS check.
School Direct (tuition fee funded) - Apply through Bourton Meadow Academy (Campus Code: 16F)
School Direct (tuition fee funded)
Leading to QTS Course Code: 2QQ4 - £8,500
Leading to a PGCE with QTS Course Code: 27GP - £9,000
Core Places (tuition fee funded) - Apply through Bourton Meadow Initial Teacher Training Centre (Campus Code: 1WR)
Core place (tuition fee funded)
Leading to a PGCE with QTS Course Code: 2KS9 - £9,000
In addition to the fees, trainees on all of our tuition fee routes will also be required to cover the cost of a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application (Approx. £60), which is a prerequisite for working in schools.
There is a range of financial support available:
- Tuition Fee Loans to cover the cost of the course (Student Loans Company)
- Maintenance Grants
- Maintenance Loans
- Childcare Grants
- Parents’ Learning Allowance
- Disabled Students’ Allowance
For a full list of the grants and loans available, eligibility criteria and an online finance calculator or to apply for one of these grants/loans online, please visit: www.gov.uk
Alternatively, you may choose to pay the tuition fee out of private funds. Please contact us for details of the payment schedule.