There are a variety of Diploma programmes offered by NIE that will prepare candidates to start their careers in primary or secondary schools.
For those who are interested in teaching, do take note of the following.
Diploma Education Programmes
The General track* prepares student teachers to become generalist primary school teachers.
Specialisation track prepares student teachers to become specialists before being posted as primary or secondary school teachers.
NIE diplomas are the first qualifications towards a meaningful career. They allow holders to pursue further academic studies to grow professionally.
For information on the NIE programme that MOE offers to its sponsored candidates, please refer to the MOE website.
Diploma in School Counselling
Diploma in School Counselling provides entry-level training for counselling with children and adolescents to apply evidence-based approaches to help school ...
Diploma in Special Education
Diploma in Special Education is a 1-Year full-time programme that prepares Special Educational Needs Officer to support students with a range of special ...
Diploma in Education Programmes (Specialist Track)
The Specialisation track prepares student teachers to become specialists before being posted as primary or secondary school teachers.
Teacher Education at NIE
NIE's Office of Teacher Education (OTE) develop programmes that are value-based, learner-centred, evidence-informed and future-focused.
Find out about the wide range of programmes offered by NIE, such as Teacher Education and Sport Science & Management.
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
The Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) programmes aim to prepare university graduates to become primary, secondary school and junior college teachers.
Assistant Dean, Diploma
Dr. Jessie Png is a Senior Lecturer with the English Language and Literature Academic Group, and Assistant Dean, Diploma at the Office of Teacher Education. She teaches methodology courses to student teachers/in-service teachers in the primary ...
Assistant Dean, Diploma, Office of Teacher Education Senior Lecturer, National Institute of Education - English Language & Literature Assistant Dean, Diploma, National Institute of Education