Employability and Professional Development
Your training at Birmingham City University will enable you to acquire the skills and attitude needed to be a successful teacher or education professional. Subsequent courses that are aimed at development will ensure your skills are up to date so that you can thrive in your chosen career.
95 per cent of leavers from the School of Education and Social Work went into employment or further study.
Our excellent links with local employers and local authorities in the region we are able to draw on outside professional expertise for career support and help you get real world work experience to help you find a job when you graduate.
Our CPD courses include MA Teaching and Learning.
CPD courses >>
Our postgraduate courses include an MA, EdD and PhD.
Further postgraduate study >>
How we will develop you into an education professional of the highest quality.
Approach to learning >>
We support and advice to help you to get a job after you graduate.
Careers support >>
Placements are vital to our courses, giving you real world experience.
Our students have the chance to do a four-week placement in Spain and go on trips abroad.
Study abroad >>
Our graduates have gone on to have successful careers in the education sector, as well as using their skills and experience to become thriving entrepreneurs.
Primary Education graduate Sean Boyd is one of the most exceptional teachers in the West Midlands.
Teaching has given Andy the confidence to become a successful entrepreneur, developing apps for…
Tobias completed his PGCE in Post Compulsory Training and Education in 2014, he is now employed as…
Sanaa completed her PGCE in Post Compulsory Training and Education in 2015 and is currently…