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Joining Information for new PGCE students

In preparation for the PGCE programme in September, please find your joining information below.

PGCE Primary


Joining Information

As part of the Joining Information above, you will be asked to complete your online placement form. You will be asked for your Student ID, which you can find in the email sent to you regarding this Joining Information. You will also be asked to enter your Term Time address. If you are waiting to confirm your address to start your studies with us this September, or are not moving, please just copy your permanent address into these fields.  


The information below will be available from August and is relevant only when your place is Unconditional Firm:

Induction & Enrolment Information


Your Checklist for before you arrive:

  • ​I have completed the Enhanced DBS application process online
  • I know when and where to attend on Monday 9th September for the start of my programme
  • I have successfully enrolled online: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/enrolment (eligible once DBS has been verified by Admissions)
  • I have read and understood the Terms and Conditions of my offer: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/terms

Access the Welsh site for UCAS Teacher Training.

PGCE Secondary


Joining InformationCourse Specific Information


Placement Information Form - to be completed by June 28th

You will be asked for your Student ID, which you can find in the email sent to you regarding this Joining Information. You will also be asked to enter your Term Time address. If you are waiting to confirm your address to start your studies with us this September, or are not moving, please just copy your permanent address into these fields.


The information below will be available to view from August and should only be viewed once your place is Unconditional Firm:

Induction & Enrolment Information Course Specific Information 

Your Checklist for before you arrive:

  • I have completed the Enhanced DBS application process online
  • I know when and where to attend on Monday 9th September for the start of my programme
  • I am aware that i am required to undertake literacy & numeracy diagnostic audits during the induction fortnight to identify any additional needs for support
  • I have successfully enrolled online: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/enrolment (eligible once DBS has been verified by Admissions)
  • I have read and understood the Terms and Conditions of my offer: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/terms
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Access the Welsh site for UCAS Teacher Training​.


Enrolment

This is an essential process that confirms your status as a Cardiff Met student. It also allows you access​ to your fee payment information, your programme information systems, and enables you to obtain your Student MetCard.

In order to complete the online self-enrolment, your status must be Unconditional Firm (UF) and your Enhanced DBS cleared and verified by Admissions. 

Finance & Incentives

Further information on how to apply through Student Finance if you require funding to cover your tuition fees.

More information on the funding available for Teacher Training in Wales.​

The Welsh Government pay the incentives to Cardiff Met who in turn pay the relevant amount to eligible students on a monthly basis. You do not have to apply for the incentive. If you are eligible, have successfully enrolled and commenced your training, the monthly instalments will be paid directly to you. You will receive your first instalment at the end of October then monthly through to May, with a final double instalment in June.