The Faculty of Education is one of the largest and most diverse faculties in South Africa for training education professionals. Our campus is self-contained and set in beautiful scenery on UP’s Groenkloof campus. At UP, you will have access to some of the best infrastructure, libraries, laboratories, online study resources, lecturers and work opportunities in South Africa, together with a host of support services to help and guide you throughout your studies. Our environment and culture in the Faculty is a holistic one, so we produce competent teachers of a high calibre with an in-depth knowledge of their subject fields. You will learn to be adaptable, creative and confident. These are the hallmarks of great teachers, which is why our teachers are rated as some of the most easily employed graduates. Read more
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Welcome to the Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria (UP). As a teacher, you have the opportunity to make a direct impact and a difference in lives, through educating young minds. By choosing UP to study Education, you will gain a relevant degree of a high quality that is internationally recognised and accredited.
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The Groenkloof Campus is the home of the Faculty of Education. This Faculty offers initial and advanced training for students pursuing a career in education, and serves students from the four corners of the world. The Faculty is well known for its research and modern teaching methods.
The University of Pretoria (UP) has earned the well-deserved reputation for teaching excellence for more than a century. Highly qualified academics, actively engaged in research and the generation of new knowledge, teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Read more about UP’s undergraduate programmes.