• Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
  • Swansea University Featured Masters Courses
  • Leeds Beckett University Featured Masters Courses
  • Regent’s University London Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
  • Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH Featured Masters Courses
  • Imperial College London Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Derby Featured Masters Courses
University of St Mark & St John Featured Masters Courses
Southampton Solent University Featured Masters Courses
University of Southampton Featured Masters Courses
University of Kent Featured Masters Courses
University of London International Programmes Featured Masters Courses

PGCE Mathematics


Course Description

Leeds Trinity University offers Professional Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) (FHEQ Level 6) initial teacher training courses in a number of subject areas. PGCE students are also registered to study for a Postgraduate Certificate in Education qualification (PGCert) (FHEQ Level 7).​

This 1 year PGCE programme is for graduates who wish to teach Mathematics in secondary schools.

The Leeds Trinity University PGCE Mathematics programme offers well-structured training to teach pupils across the age and ability range in a diversity of schools, denominational and non-denominational.

Benefits of PGCE Mathematics

- Leeds Trinity PGCE courses have a longstanding reputation for excellence.
- Trainees do well on our courses, gain employment and progress in their careers.
- The Leeds Trinity University PGCE Mathematics programme offers well-structured training to teach pupils across the age and ability range in a diversity of schools, denominational and non-denominational.
- Taught university training is provided by classroom experienced subject experts.
- University tutors are dedicated to supporting you throughout the course and into your first job as a teacher.
- We offer Subject Knowledge Enhancement (SKE) Courses for people who need to improve their mathematics knowledge before they start a PGCE. SKE courses comprise six-weeks of online study and a two-week summer school at the University.
- The employment rate of our students is extremely high and graduates have readily obtained teaching posts and across the UK as within our partnership schools.
- The course qualifies you to teach Mathematics at 11–16 or 11–18, providing opportunities to develop particular interests at Key Stage 3, 4 or at Advanced Level.

Graduate Destinations

97% of our PGCE secondary graduates have become teachers within six months of graduation, according to our most recent HESA survey.

Study Route

You can choose to study PGCE Mathematics via the following routes:

- The Leeds Trinity University PGCE Provider-led programme led by the University with placements in partnership schools. Trainees spend in excess of 24 weeks in schools, undertaking​ two contrasting teaching placements.
- PGCE School Direct programmes are a partnership between Leeds Trinity University and schools. Trainees normally spend most of their time in schools, with tuition provided by University tutors based at the school, and expert school teachers.
- Find out more about our partners that provide this study route​: Academies Enterprise Trust, Beckfoot School, Dixons Academies Trust​, St Joseph’s RC Primary School, St Mary's College, Hull​, and St Wilfred’s RC High School, Featherstone.
- PGCE School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT)​ programmes are delivered by our expert teachers in schools. Trainees spend most of their time in schools, with some generic training provided centrally.

Visit the PGCE Mathematics page on the Leeds Trinity University website for more details!

Entry Requirements

GCSEs in English, Maths and Science at grade C or above. (We offer our own internal Mathematics test to those who have a conditional place on the course but who do not already have GCSE Maths); To have passed the professional skills tests in numeracy and literacy. (More information is available at View Website; A degree in Mathematics, or a relevant subject with a substantial Maths component for example, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, statistics or Finance at 2:2 or above.

Email Enquiry

Recipient: Leeds Trinity University

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully



Share this page:

Cookie Policy    X