Financing your studies

Course fees

The tuition fees below are for Home/EU trainees who meet the full entry/eligibility criteria set by the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), TES Institute and our Partnership Schools. Trainees may choose to use their NCTL bursary to cover some or all of their tuition fees if available. Payment options may also be available on request but an additional administration fee may apply.
  ITT tuition fees for academic year 2020/21
  • £8,625 ITT leading to QTS only
  • £9,250 ITT leading to PGCE and QTS

Student Loans 

You may be able to apply for a tuition fee loan and/or a living cost loan or grant through the Student Loans Company to help with costs associated with the programme.

To find out more about these loans and grants visit:


Depending on the subject that you wish to teach, you may be eligible to receive a tax-free ITT training bursary from the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL).  The amount of funding that you may be able to receive depends on the level of your degree qualification, the subject that you want to teach and you meeting all of the criteria.