Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)

Graduate Diploma

The Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) programmes aim to prepare university graduates to become primary, secondary school and junior college teachers. 
Student teachers in the PGDE (Primary) and PGDE (Secondary) tracks will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to teach two school subjects (or one in the case of single-subject specialists). Those in the PGDE (Junior College) track will be equipped to teach one subject at the JC level and one at the Secondary level; except for Economics and General Paper, the junior college teaching subject and its paired secondary level teaching subject are related.

If you are interested to teach in Singapore MOE schools, this programme admits candidates who hold at least a Bachelor's degree. For more information on the requirements, you may view the details on

For information on the application window periods, please refer to or contact MOE here. Singapore citizens and permanent residents are encouraged to apply through MOE.


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