Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Development
The Diploma in ECCD aims to address the need to prepare knowledgeable, skilled and competent ECCD facilitators capable of providing care, early stimulation and learning pportunities in different ECCD programme and services in the country. Specifically, the programme will address the need for qualified and professionally trained facilitators in the ECCD sector.
This programme began in the winter of 2015 with the first cohort of 30 students. The programme is offered through a part-time mode that will comprise of six weeks residential school every winter and distance learning supported through the college’s online learning tool- Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) for duration of three years.
An applicant aspiring to enroll in this programme should have a minimum academic qualification of class XII passed with minimum of 40% in English and Dzongkha. The applicant must be employed in one of the ECCD centres and should have a minimum 2 years work experience in an ECCD centre at the time of seeking enrolment. The applicant is admitted based on the Royal University of Bhutan’s selection criteria.
Program Leader: Tshering Wangmo
Contact No.: 17543451