Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE )

The Diploma in Early Childhood care and Education is a unique holistic package that aims to help the learners develop the knowledge, attitudes and skills necessary for working with young children (i.e. children upto 6 years of age ) and equip them to work in, organize and manage child care centers like creches pre-schools, nursery schools and day care centres. The programme provides in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge related to Early Childhood Care and Education. The project work and practicals that form a major component of the programme would help the learners develop the requisite attitude and skills necessary for working effectively as early childhood educators.
  • Eligibility: 10+2 or its equivalent
  • Medium : English
  • Minimum Duration : 1 Year
  • Maximum Duration : 4 Years
  • Programme structure: The Programme consists of 4 courses and a project comprising practical Translation. The Diploma Programme is very specifically vocational in nature,opening avenues for employment as well as self- employment.