The criteria that organisations must meet to provide international qualified teacher status (iQTS) for applicants training outside the UK.

Applies to England


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International qualified teacher status: criteria and supporting information



The criteria and supporting information are for:

  • accredited English ITT providers who are approved to offer iQTS, and their partner schools
  • organisations seeking approval to offer iQTS

Published 15 November 2021