Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher Education (International)

Full time Part time University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC)
  • University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Jalan Broga, Semenyih, Selangor 43500, Malaysia View on Map

Course Key Info

  • Field of Study Education
  • Subject Teaching Qualification
  • Qualification Certificate
  • Course Fee From RM15,300
  • Course Duration 2 Years
  • Intakes JunDec
  • Study Mode Full timePart time
  • Institution Type Private University

Course Description

The School of Education at the University of Nottingham is one of the largest and most established education departments. The school was ranked 22 globally in the 2017 QS rankings which ensures that you will benefit from innovative teaching methods which are informed by our high quality research in education. As part of a truly international University, we provide a cross-cultural perspective within a global context and attract students from all over the world.

This course aims to provide candidates with the knowledge and skills required to teach and support student learning in the higher education sector. It is also for those undertaking or planning to undertake teaching in higher education (HE), as well as leaders and managers in HE. It develops innovative ways of learning and teaching in contemporary higher education environments, and contributes to a professional culture of scholarship through the use of research to inform practice. The course comprises three modules that connect important concepts and theories of teaching and learning to curriculum design, pedagogy and assessment.


Tuition Fees:

Malaysian Students: RM15,300 for the whole course 

International Students: RM19,150 for the whole course



Full-time: 1-2 years

Part-time: 2-4 years


Typical core modules

  • Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
  • Introduction to Educational Inquiry
  • Understanding Teaching and Learning in Higher Education


English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic): 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each element)
  • TOEFL (iBT): 87 (minimum 20 in Speaking and 19 in all other elements)
  • PTE (Academic): 62 (with no less than 55 in each element)
  • MUET: Band 4


Entry requirements

A relevant second class honours degree (or international equivalent) or an approved professional qualification deemed to be equivalent to a second class honours degree. Non-UK qualifications will be assessed against this standard. Candidates are also required to have classroom teaching or teaching-related experience and must have an access to an educational setting.

Applicants must have graduated from an approved university. Other equivalent qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


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