The Diploma in Education programme provides professional training for teachers who hold a first degree and who are teaching at the Primary level. This programme is viewed as initial training, which sensitizes and orients teachers to the fundamentals of their profession.
The primary concern is with developing a professional approach to teaching, characterized by creativity, imagination and the pursuit of professional and personal development. The programme runs for one academic year, commencing in July and ending in May of the following year.
Employment opportunities for this course have been increased tremendously due to introduction of Right to Education Act. So this course is in high demand.