International Postgraduate Certificate of Education


Key facts

Start dates

September 2023

Course length

Part time: 12 months


Distance learning


School of Education


Progress your teaching career in international education, gain advanced educational theory and develop excellent classroom practice.

Delivered by Oxford Brookes University, this is an internationally-recognised online programme for teachers already involved in the international school sector. Our iPGCE will give you a global perspective on education, challenge your practice and boost your confidence.

Your learning will be underpinned by the expertise of our tutors and contemporary teaching theories in educating primary and secondary age students.

Please note that this course does not offer Qualified Teaching Status (QTS) or a licence to teach in the UK.

Specific entry requirements

– A BA Honours degree or an equivalent degree awarded by a university outside the United Kingdom.
– An IELTS score of at least 6.5 in reading and writing and 6 in speaking and listening.
– Some experience of international/multilingual education, and access to a relevant pedagogical context in which to apply concepts and learning during the course.