The NCTL have announced details of the teacher training bursaries which will be available to trainees beginning their training in autumn 2015:-
|Eligibility||Physics||Maths||Chemistry/Computing||Languages||Biology||Primary Mathsspecialism||Geography/D&T||Music||English,history,RE & primary|
|1st or PhD||£25000||£25000||£25000||£25000||£15000||£12000||£12000||£9000||£9000|
|2:1 or Masters||£25000||£20000||£20000||£20000||£12000||£12000||£9000||£4000||£4000|
*Trainees in maths, physics, chemistry and computing with a 2:2 or above can apply for a scholarship as an alternative to the bursary
**Trainees in maths, physics and on primary maths courses, with a relevant degree and at least a B in A level maths or physics are eligible
- The discretionary bursary uplift has been withdrawn – eligibility will be strictly on the basis of degree classification .
- There will no longer be a bursary uplift payable in relation to the level of free school meals in a school where school direct trainees are training. All school direct trainees will receive the standard applicable bursary amount regardless of location of trainee
- The bursary level awarded is dependent on the subject in which a trainee wishes to teach and the grade of their highest academic qualification, not the subject of their academic qualification.
Further detailed information is available here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/training-bursary-guide-academic-year-2015-to-2016