School of Education

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (International) - Suzhou, China

Study a PGCEi in Suzhou, China


Application deadline

Applications now closed

Course start date  1 September 2019
Some short online pre-course preparation tasks for the face-to-face work.

1-4 October 2019

Cohort Coordinator: Dr Mary Oliver

Venue: Dulwich International High School, Suzhou, 360 Gang Tian Road, Suzhou Industrial Park, Suzhou, 215021  (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.

Accommodation is available on site at Dulwich International High School, please visit website for more details.

There is a fixed fee of £4,110

The tuition fee includes registration, tuition, initial assessment, graduation etc. There are no additional fees payable to the University for resources. Fees can be paid in four equal instalments as follows:

  • First instalment - 1 September 2019
  • Second instalment - 1 November 2019
  • Third instalment - 1 January 2020
  • Fourth instalment - 1 March 2020

Please note that no discounts are available for multiple participants from schools. For payment arrangements, please see the University's finance webpages.

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University of Nottingham, using our online portal.

Please download our guide to help you (PDF)

During the application process you will be asked to provide a personal statment. This should be about your previous experience, what you hope to gain from the course, and plans for your future career. You should include details about your teaching and learning experiences. You should 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.

If you need any guidance on using the portal, or on completing your application, please contact us and we will be happy to help you.

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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.





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