Durham University

Your PGCE with Shotton Hall SCITT is awarded by Durham University, a globally renowned education institution.

Become a Durham University student


Shotton Hall SCITT is accredited to provide trainees with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). To enhance our outstanding course, we commission world class Durham University to combine our QTS with Masters Qualifications to award a full PGCE qualification.


Becoming a Durham University student and a fully fledged member of Van Mildert College, gives you access to a range of benefits within our courses, including: 


  • Outstanding teaching from Durham University's national and international educational experts

  • A designated Durham University mentor

  • Specially designed modules that enable you to analyse your classroom practice in the light of research and educational theory

  • Participation in a week-long ‘Reflective Practitioner' conference

  • Access to Durham University's world-class library facilities

  • Access to the full range of support and students services


and last but not least... an NUS discount card!