School of Education

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International) - Bangalore, India

Study a PGCEi in Bangalore, India


Application deadline

20 November 2019
Early application is recommended as places are limited.

Course start date 6 January 2020
Some short online pre-course preparation tasks for the face-to-face work.

18-19 January 2020
6-7 June 2020

Cohort Coordinator:  Dr Anne Emerson

Venue: The International School, Bangalore (TISB), NAFL Valley, Whitefield - Sarjapur Road, Near Dommasandra Circle, Bangalore - 562 125, Karnataka State, India (lunch included)

Our PGCEi course is a blended, distance learning course. It is compulsory to attend this element under the University's Regulations Governing Attendance and Engagement.

Supported distance learning (using Moodle, plus email, Skype, video conferencing etc, as appropriate).

Completion of formative tasks and summative assignments.

The PGCEi in India is offered via TISB Training Academy (TTA). The course through TTA includes two face-to-face induction sessions in January and June, taught by University of Nottingham tutors, to support students through the duration of the course at times which align with the academic year in India. 

In addition, applicants are provided with experienced consultation for their professional development, supported throughout the application process and once the course has begun, through regular contact.


Fee information can be obtained from our in-country facilitator, TTA, who will also co-ordinate payment arrangements. Please email Karen Oliver for details.

How to apply

Applications are made direct to TTA. Please email Karen Oliver for further information.

Personal statement

As part of the application, you are asked to include a personal statement. This should be about your previous experience, hopes from the course, and plans for your future career. 

You should include details about your teaching and learning experiences to date including any current role. Explain what you have learned from those experiences, and how you think the PGCEi will be able to help you develop as a teacher in future. If you have done other work in which you have trained people, or worked in a teacher-style role or as an educator please include details of these too. You should aim to write approximately 500-700 words.

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Please note: Each individual venue requires a minimum number of participants to run and we reserve the right to cancel this cohort if we do not meet the required number.

This PGCEi cohort is facilitated by The International School Bangalore/TISB Training Academy.

The International School Bangalore

TISB Training Academy



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