BEd Alternatives - Institute of Education - University of Derby

Alternative routes

Our BEd (Hons) Primary Education is just one of our routes into primary teaching We offer a wide range of options to enable you to achieve your dream of teaching

If you weren’t offered a place on our BEd Primary course, don’t worry, there are other ways to achieve your goal of becoming a teacher.

You can choose to explore your interests by studying one of our undergraduate Education degrees and, on successful completion of this course, apply to study a PGCE with us. If your application is successful, you could qualify as a teacher in four years.

You will have received a letter offering you a place on an alternative course. However, if this is not the right course for you, we can offer you a place on one of the following BA (Hons) degrees:


Contact details:

Josh Meads


t: 01332 591658