Conducted by the
National Institute of Early Childhood Development (NIEC) in collaboration with Ngee Ann Polytechnic at the NIEC (NP) campus, and recognised by the
Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA).
A 22-week student internship programme and two practicum attachments ensure relevant work experience.
Full course fee sponsorship, professional development funding and a one-off grant for study-related expenses.
Deepen your knowledge and skills in Early Intervention.
Build a strong foundation in understanding child development, early childhood care and education for infants and young children. Apply and hone your skills alongside experienced teachers on weekly field practicum.
For a complete listing and description of the modules,
Strengthen your knowledge in the holistic development of a child including helping the child to become a curious learner and a problem solver. Pick up skills on curriculum planning and design, and bring your skills to the next level with field practicum.
Deepen your knowledge in your area of interest with a suite of electives like “Music & Dance for Young Children” or modules in the Early Intervention track. Go on a six-month student internship programme to put your skills and knowledge into practice.
ELR2B2-A (2019) – 15
Planned Intake (2019) – 500
AGGREGATE TYPE ELR2B2-A
To be eligible for consideration, candidates must have the following GCE O-Level examination (or equivalent) results.
Candidates would need to be certified medically fit for study by a certified medical doctor, and to work with children according to ECDA’s medical requirements for pre-school teachers. You must also fulfil the aggregate computation requirements for the ELR2B2-A aggregate type
*All applicants with a C5 or C6 in EL in the GCE O-Level examination are given two years from the point of teacher registration to obtain at least a B4 or or any acceptable EL alternatives. Click
here for the list of acceptable EL alternatives.
#Students with a D7 in Mathematics may apply for the course provided they have GCE O-Level passes (1-6) in 5 subjects (including English).
**The main medium of instruction for these subjects must be in English, except for a language subject.
here to find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as N(A)-Level, A-Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.