Selection for BSc Maths with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)


Select your course above to find out everything you need to know to prepare for your interview, and watch a short video about what we’re looking for. You can also view the facilities section to immerse yourself in our Maths Hub.


BSc Maths with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

You will be interviewed by the Aidan Farrell (Senior Lecturer in Mathematics Education) and either Emily Walsh (Senior Lecturer in Mathematics) or Deirdre Toher (Senior Lecturer in Statistics).

Your interview will take place over Blackboard Collaborate. You will receive a link to this from the interviewing team a couple of days before your interview, which will give details about the duration of the interview.

Access and support needs

If you have a disability or medical condition which will require special attention or facilities during the interview which you did not mention when responding to your invitation, even if you have stated this on your application, you should contact Admissions as soon as possible. UWE Bristol is firmly committed to improving facilities for students with disabilities and will endeavour to support your requirements during the interview.

Additional requirements

Any offer will be subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and Occupational Health checks.

Suitability Declaration Form

Please complete the Suitability Declaration Form (DOC) and upload it to your Welcome website as soon as possible – we will be unable to make you an offer until we have seen this.

If you cannot upload it to the Welcome website, then please email it to

The interview

At the start of the interview, there will be a short presentation by the programme team. This will be followed by an academic writing task, a whole-group discussion on a general education topic, and a subject interview which will require you to answer a number of general questions, as well as talk through/present the mathematics task.

Further contact

If you have any queries regarding the interview, please contact the Applicant Experience Team on +44 (0)117 32 83333 or by e-mailing

Interview guidance

Find out more about our facilities


Immerse yourself in our Maths Hub by viewing our 360° image below. Move between different rooms and spaces by using the arrows or menu bar on the top left, and use the controls or your cursor to explore the images. You can also expand to full screen using the icon on the bottom left of the images.