Postgraduate open day
Professional Graduate Diploma in Education

Tuesday 24 November 2020 2-6pm

Our Postgraduate Open Day event is taking place using Unibuddy, which you can access via the button below. On this page, we’ve also provided some information on the chat rooms and live video streaming sessions taking place.


Live Chat Rooms

Members of the admissions team will be available from 2pm-4pm to answer admissions questions with subject leaders available from 4pm – 6pm. Please note that not all PGDE course leaders will be available on the day.

  • Art & Design
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • English
  • Gaelic
  • Geography
  • History
  • Home Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Modern Languages
  • Modern Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Primary
  • Psychology
  • Religious Moral Education
  • Technological Education


Live Streaming Sessions

2.15pm - 2.35pm PGDE How to Apply for the PGDE programme
2.40pm - 2.55pm PGDE Writing your Personal Statement
3.00pm - 4.00pm PGDE Course Overview

Why study the PGDE at Strathclyde?

  • our School of Education is ranked 4th in the UK for Education (The Complete University Guide 2021)
  • we’re the largest provider of Initial Teacher Education in Scotland
  • opportunity to achieve 120 Masters-level credits
  • learn through taught classes and 18 weeks of placements in a school in Scotland
  • become qualified to teach in locations worldwide
  • STEM Bursary of £20,000 available for career changers (for Chemistry, Home Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Technological Education)
  • guaranteed teaching job for a year following qualification, in a Scottish school
  • as a newly qualified teacher, you can receive an additional financial enhancement in the region of £8,000 under the Preference Waiver Scheme

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