The Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCertHighE) is a qualification for those who teach tertiary students in universities and polytechnics. It is a part-time programme consisting of two 30 point papers that can be completed in a minimum of one year and a maximum of three. Students can continue and complete the Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDipHighE). The Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCertHighE) is also available through Distance Learning. Visit the HEDC Postgraduate Courses page for further information about the aims of the programme and graduate profiles.