Teacher training

Study teacher education at a university with a long tradition of training teachers that has primary education courses rated as outstanding by Ofsted and strong links with schools.

Train to Teach at Greenwich

What did you want to be when you grew up? A teacher? Work with young people? Study education? It’s not too late.

Our courses

We offer around 30 teacher education courses, including BA Hons and PGCE qualifications. At undergraduate level, you can study primary education, or a one-year lifelong learning professional certificate in education. Postgraduates can choose from a number of specialist PGCEs.

An outstanding Ofsted rating

The quality of training in Primary Education at the university is outstanding, according to Ofsted’s latest report in 2016.

Communities and societies

Research and partnerships

Current research includes the experiences and motivations of school mentors, imposter syndrome among newly qualified teachers, models of assessment in secondary science, and mastery in primary mathematics.

ILD | Institute for Lifecourse Development

The ILD is a key anchor resource hosted by the Faculty of Education, Health & Human Sciences. Professionals from related fields will work closely together with researchers and stakeholders from public, charitable and voluntary organisations. Together they will develop effective and economically sustainable life course solutions and tackle the grand challenge agendas society faces.

Join us as a research student

If you have a research proposal related to teacher education, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.



Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

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