Finance and Benefits
Fee-PAYING ROUTE - QTS WITH PGCE
Tuition Fee Payments
The tuition fee for the year is £9,250.
If you are applying for a loan from the Student Loans Company, your tuition fees will be paid automatically to us and you will pay them back, according to a pre-determined schedule, once you are employed and earning over the minimum salary threshold.
If you are not applying for a tuition fee loan then you will need to pay your tuition fees directly to us. We ask for this in 4 instalments, making it easier for you to pay.
The tuition fee is the same for international applicants. However, all applicants must have the right to work / study in the UK in order to qualify for our programme.
For 2021-22, the definition of international students includes EU students. Citizens of EU countries must have obtained, or before starting the programme in September 2021, have gained pre-settled status or settled status.
Most applicants applying for many of our secondary subjects through our fee-paying route are eligible for bursaries of up to £30,000 through the Department for Education. If your subject is eligible, and we offer you a place, you would receive a tax-free sum of money paid in ten monthly instalments throughout the year from October to July.
Click the link below to find the full list of bursaries on the Get into Teaching website and to read their terms and conditions.
FUTURE TEACH SCHOLARSHIP
For all subjects, candidates applying through our tuition-fee routes through UCAS have the opportunity to apply for our Future Teach Scholarship. Future Teach Scholarships are awarded to candidates with exceptional subject knowledge, and strong academic qualifications. They can be awarded in any subject.
Candidates who are successful in securing a Future Teach Scholarship will receive a top-up of their government bursary up to £29,000 and will also have their £9,250 tuition fee paid for.
If you are interested in applying for the Future Teach Scholarship, early applications are encouraged.
Find out more about the Future Teach Scholarship.
You may be eligible for a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of tuition fees which are £9,250. Such loans are available through Student Finance England. You can apply for a loan if you are on one of our fee-paying routes.
If you are applying for a loan from the Student Loans Company, your tuition fees will be paid automatically to us. You will pay back the loan, according to a pre-determined schedule, once you are employed and earning over the minimum salary threshold.
More information on the tuition fee loan can be found below.
Depending on your personal financial circumstances, you may also be eligible for a maintenance loan to contribute towards your costs of living. This is means-tested and will be completely individualised to each applicant. This is paid termly, at the start of each term, by the Student Loans Company.
Click here for more information.
If you are applying for our Apprenticeship route you could receive the salary of an unqualified teacher pay scale, which could be up to £32,515. Your school will pay your £9,250 tuition fee.
Click the link below to find out more about our different routes.
Find out about the salary available for unqualified teachers.
A future career with Future Academies
We look to recruit teachers with depth of subject knowledge, intelligence, courage and energy. Career progression at Future Academies depends upon what you do and what you know rather than length of service.
We are keen to have our SCITT trainees stay on with us once you have finished your training year, dependent on vacancies.
All candidates who are offered a place on our course and are placed in one of our schools in Future Academies have the opportunity to register an interest in renting one of our rooms. Rooms in our accommodation are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.