School of Education

Initial Teacher Education

Our Initial Teacher Education (ITE) courses are designed to enable you to become an accomplished, passionate and inspirational teacher, who can make a real difference to the lives of children.

Both our primary and secondary programmes will not only equip you with the skills you need to become an effective educator, but will also enable you to develop your own theories of learning and models of good practice.

Our Initial Teacher Education options:


Why teacher training at Nottingham?

  • We are ranked 8th in the UK for education in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject
  • Over 95% of our teacher training graduates secure employment as teachers
  • The programmes inspected during our last visit from Ofsted were rated 'Outstanding' - read the full report
  • You will be taught by academics who are all experienced teachers and who are recognised nationally and internationally for their work
  • We work in partnership with excellent schools across the East Midlands in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire, enabling you to gain a broad experience of different educational settings

Stef Sullivan, Director of Initial Teacher Education, talks about teacher training at Nottingham.



School of Education

University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

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