Information on the institution from which trainee teachers gained their first degree is not collected centrally.
The number of initial teacher training (ITT) trainees attaining qualified teacher status (QTS) through mainstream higher education institution (HEI) courses in Russell Group institutions in England is presented in Table A.
Figures for academic years 2005-06 to 2009-10 are provided and represent the latest available information. Figures for 2010-11 are not yet available.
|Table A-The number of ITT trainees achieving QTS in England.|
|Of which through mainstream courses at Russell Group HEIs||3,810||3,410||3,160||3,190||3,370|
Source: Teaching Agency Performance Profiles
1 Numbers are rounded to the nearest 10.
2 Total category includes all mainstream and employment-based routes of ITT.
3 Figures for mainstream courses at Russell Group HEIs exclude employment-based courses where accreditation is provided by Russell Group HEIs.