PGCE Primary Education with Mathematics (5-11) at University of Reading - UCAS

University of Reading

Degree level: Postgraduate

PGCE Primary Education with Mathematics (5-11) (Taught)

Course summary

Our mathematics specialism pathway will enable you to follow a particular interest in mathematics, leading to subject leadership and/or specialist teaching of mathematics within a primary setting. Choose this pathway if you are interested in championing mathematics in your future school. For more information, please visit the programme page:


Sample modules may include:

  • The core subjects (English, maths and science)
  • Professional studies
  • The foundation subjects
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Leadership
Please check our website for more details about the course structure.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Primary

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent). Entry requirements: You are normally required to have at least a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent from a university outside the UK. You will need to have achieved Grade 4 (or C) or above in GCSE Mathematics, English Language and a Science subject, or equivalent qualifications. As part of the application process for this programme, you will be required to attend an interview. You will also need to demonstrate competence in Fundamental English and mathematics by the end of the course. This is a new DfE requirement which replaces the QTS skills tests in literacy and numeracy. If you accept an offer with us you will also be required to successfully complete Occupational Health and Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure checks.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Whole course
EU £21350 Whole course
England £9250 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9250 Whole course
Scotland £9250 Whole course
Wales £9250 Whole course
Channel Islands £9250 Whole course
International £21350 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
PGCE Primary Education with Mathematics (5-11) at University of Reading - UCAS