Diploma in Primary Education

Asian College of Teachers offers Diploma in Primary Education that is aimed at aspiring teachers who are interested in understanding the methods and demands of the learners in contemporary time. The course focuses on the skills and methods required to become an effective educator.

About the course

Asian College of Teachers offers 12 months Diploma in Primary Education online, a compact program, is promising a prosperous career as an educator. The course is apt for the future teaching professionals and features learning theories and practices to establish a better understanding of the requirements and demands of the contemporary learners. The course stresses on the principles of education, educational psychology, instructional strategies, assessment and evaluation, educational administration and supervision. It mainly takes the age group of 2-12 years into consideration. The diploma program helps a candidate to gain an insight into the teaching elements and a finer understanding of the teaching and learning methods of 21st century classrooms. The course is apt for both new and experienced teachers who want to improve their abilities and build skills necessary towards becoming an effective educator for today’s young learners and find jobs as a pre and primary educator, curriculum developer, program coordinator, consultant, etc.

Key Information

Eligibility and Course Fee

  • Aspiring and experienced teachers or administrators can enrol in the course
  • The minimum criteria for enrolment is 10+2
  • The course is reasonably priced at 32000 INR for online mode
  • Instalment payment option is also available
  • Scholarship options are available for meritorious students

Teaching and Learning Modes

  • The course is available in an online mode
  • The maximum duration of Diploma in Primary Education is 1 year / 12 months
  • Candidates having suitable computer knowledge and internet connection can opt for the online mode from any part of the world
  • Candidates can even opt for the completion of the course in the fast track mode
  • Candidates can learn at own pace.
  • Additional support of online videos and reference materials are also available


Semester - 1
Educational psychology
Principles of education
Instructional Strategies Curriculum Assessment and Evaluation
Language Development Foundation of Numeracy and Literacy Strategy Care and Nutrition
Semester - 2
Classroom Management
Components of Educational Administration
Human relations in Educational Administration
Educational Supervision
Decision Making in Educational Administration
Curriculum issues in Administration Technological, Pedagogical Content Knowledge
Semester - 3
Thesis / Independent Study

Admission and Support Services

  • ACT's admission process is quite easy and compliant
  • You can opt for any online payment method
  • ACT's submission department will contact the candidates via mail or over phone
  • Any form of payment method can be opted (by using debit/credit card or by depositing cash, cheque or demand draft in ACT's bank account)
  • Courses are always accompanied by experienced and accomplished tutors

Job Prospects

Diploma in Primary Education online course provides ample job opportunities for those who have a passion for teaching. The rapid growth of pre and primary schools have created a significant demand for quality and certified teachers. The course provided by Asian College of Teachers carves out a path for numerous job opportunities. It aims to create a strong foundation in aspiring teachers with knowledge on principles of education, educational administration and supervision that is opening up varied job prospects into an education related career. The program provides practical skills in a teacher and makes them capable to become reflective practitioners. The program is also helpful for pre and primary curriculum developer, program coordinator, consultant associated with pre-primary schools and even for those planning to start their own school.

Accreditation and Certification

  • Courses at Asian College of Teachers are endorsed by prestigious Training Qualifications UK
  • Candidates will receive globally accepted certificate from Asian College of Teachers (ACT)
  • Additional certificate from Cambridge can be availed by appearing for a Cambridge TKT exam at an extra cost
  • The term 'online' is not mentioned in the certificates
  • Shipping of certificates is done free of cost within India but for candidates from the rest of the world, an additional cost of 35 USD needs to be paid
  • Candidates from South East Asian and Middle Eastern countries needs to pay 25 USD for the shipping cost