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How to Apply

All applications (with the exception of our Assessment Only programme must be made through DfE Apply.

DfE Apply has valuable tips on how to prepare your teacher training application, click here to find out more. 

PLEASE NOTE -  South Farnham SCITT appears as Surrey South Farnham SCITT in DfE Apply

You are allowed to make three concurrent applications, which can be to the same provider or different providers.

Campus code - simply pick the nearest location where you will be based in September. This is unlikely to be your host school. but it helps us to place you in a suitable local school.


Ensure you have met the entry requirements


Select the programme which best suits your circumstances


Submit an application via DfE Apply


DfE Apply Course Codes




School Direct – Tuition fee

On DfE called – ‘Primary General – tuition fee’



School Direct – PGCE

On DfE Apply called -  ‘PGCE’



Postgraduate Teaching Apprenticeship (Level 6)

 QTS &  Apprenticeship

DfE Apply portal will open for 2021-22 applications on 12th October, 2021


  • Once we have received your application through DfE Apply we will check that you meet our eligibility criteria (please see our programmes for a checklist )
  • We will shortlist and invite successful applicants for an interview (we hold weekly interviews throughout the year)
  • We will arrange for you to sit our own ‘competency in mathematics and English'.  These give us a greater insight into your training needs
  • Interviews – you will attend a panel interview part of which will be a short teaching task (to the panel)
  • If successful we will make you a conditional offer (awaiting evidence of degree class and DBS checks). This is done through DfE Apply