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International Teacher Education for Secondary Schools

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Would you like to study in an international environment? Would you be happy to work with young people in schools across the world? If so, teaching at international secondary schools may suit you. International Teacher Education for Secondary Schools (ITESS) prepares you for a meaningful job and for an adventurous career in the rapidly growing world of international schools.

  • Unique, four-year programme aimed specifically at international education.
  • Grow into a qualified and world-wise teacher, ready to work at various types of international secondary schools.
  • Great job prospects in a rapidly expanding field.
  • Teaching practice at international schools in the Netherlands, Europe and beyond.
  • One semester (half a year) of study at a partner university outside the Netherlands.

Jobs open to you after graduation:

  • Teacher at an international secondary school.
  • Coordinator of school programmes or projects.
  • School leader or deputy school leader.
  • (Careers) counsellor.
  • Special educational needs teacher.
  • Teacher in bilingual education. 

Degree: Bachelor of Education

Study start: September

Location: Groningen

Language: English

Standard duration: 4 years