Naturally, you will have questions about fees and funding for the National Modern Languages SCITT course.
As a trainee, you will need to fund the tuition fees and provide for your living costs. You may also find it useful to put together a budget for what you think you may need. This could cover expenditure items such as:
We are happy to talk to you about fees and funding so that you can get a clear idea of what you may need.
Tuition Fee and Maintenance Loans are available. You will need to check whether you are eligible. Contact Student Finance England about whether you are eligible for these loans to support training to become a modern languages teacher.
Important information for non-UK nationals
Please refer to the Get into Teaching guidance for overseas graduates. We are happy to support you so don’t hesitate to contact us for more advice.
Please note: we are not a licenced sponsor of student visas and can therefore not support an application from outside the EEA. Please view the government website here for information about student visas.
2021/22 Tuition Fees
£6,000 / yr
We also charge an £84 (plus VAT ) fee to cover your UK enhanced DBS check, Health Check and NSPCC online ‘Child Protection in Schools’ course. Anyone who has already paid for a previous UK Enhanced DBS disclosure and signed up to the Update Service will pay a reduced cost of £30. We will send you an invoice for the admin charge and further details once you have accepted our offer via UCAS.
What bursaries are available for modern language teachers?
You may be eligible for funding according to your degree classification and the language you wish to teach.
You can read an article in the TES written by one of our National Modern Languages SCITT trainees, about why they wanted to train to teach modern languages and used a scholarship to fund their training.
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