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Earn Your Postgraduate Certificate (PGCE) In Foundation Phase Teaching

Would you like to shape the minds of future generations? Do you already have a bachelor’s degree or diploma?

Take your first step towards becoming a teacher by signing up to do a Foundation Phase Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with Instill Education.

5 Reasons Why Teaching Is A
Great Career

It’s a personally rewarding, skilled occupation

Teaching is a very stable profession

You will make a positive difference

You can teach almost anywhere

The world needs good teachers

Want to see if you’re cut out for a career in education?

Take this short quiz and we’ll let you know if you’re teacher material.

About our PGCE

Doing a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) once you have a bachelor’s degree progresses your knowledge of your chosen subjects and advances you to the realm of educating others. This approach allows you to apply extreme focus to your field of interest and gain the knowledge required to teach that subject.

Why PGCE with
Instill Education?

Here are five great reasons to do your PGCE through Instill:

We are the most cost-effective solution

Our fee structure is transparent: there are no hidden costs

We offer payment plans that extend beyond the duration of your PGCE (max 3 years) to reduce the debt burden on the learner

You have flexibility: Study part-time (24 months) or full time (12 months)

We offer many paths to employment opportunities after graduation through our network of partner schools

Application Process

The steps for applying to do your PGCE with Instill Education are:


Submit your application through our Admissions Portal


Your application is reviewed by Instill’s Admissions Team to see if you meet entry requirements for the programme


If accepted, you will be invited to a consultation with one of our experts who will discuss the programmes and funding options available.

Ready to apply? Hit the button below and start your journey!

Build the
Model You Want

Structure your PGCE studies in a way that works best for you

Full-time or part-time

Study full-time on our campus and earn your PGCE in 12 months.

Want to go slower, work while you're studying? Study part-time remotely and earn your PGCE in 24 months.

Start date

Start when it works for you.

Intake 1: March 11th 2023 (Distance only).

Intake 2: July 2023 (Distance or Contact).

Flexible payment terms

You can pay in full or spread the payments even beyond the length of your degree.

Funding support

Finances should not stop you from earning your degree. We have multiple ways for you to fund your studies tailored to your needs.

Your Studies

There are several ways to fund your PGCE studies and all options are designed to lessen the debt burden and give you the best possible start to your teaching career. These comprise:

Meet the

Thomas Parry

Dean of Operations

Shemanne Davis

Chief Learning Officer

Venessa Geswindt

Programme Coordinator and Lecturer

Princess Jiri

Teaching Assistant

Colyn James

Admissions Coordinator

Nelisiwe Ngcobo

Student Affairs Manager

Greg Lazorik

Operations Coordinator

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Some Of Our
Students' Testimonials

Past students have a lot of good things to say about doing their PGCE through Instill. Here are a few testimonials about their experiences.

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