Degree Course

B.Ed. in Early Childhood Education – Asian College of Teachers

With a maximum duration of 36 months, ACT’s B.Ed. in Early Childhood Education will help you master the 21st century teaching strategies for kids up to 8 years of age and earn an internationally accredited degree. The degree course comprises 90 credits that have been divided among Foundation, Core, and Specialization papers.The degree will be awarded by the European International University (EIU-Paris).

The course comprises topics like Communication Strategies and Digital Literacy in the Foundation section; Educational Technology, Issues and Trends in Special Education, Psychology of Learning in the Core section; and Learning and Teaching – Montessori, Play Way Methods etc., Curriculum, Nursery School Organization and many more in the Specialization section. The course offered online, serves as an advantage for all aspirants who can pursue this course from anywhere and at anytime.


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  • Complete the full program of study in minimum duration of 18 months, and a maximum duration of up to 36 months.
  • After 42 months duration from enrolment date, the student would need to pay a maintenance bench fee for additional months of extension.
  • Students can attend 6 Live Online Webinar Sessions during the entire program from expert teachers at no additional cost.

All our B.Ed. programs under Faculty of Education have three distinct parts:

  • Part One – Foundation Course which comprises of 6 Subjects with 30 credits optional*
  • Part Two – Core Program comes with 50 credits and 10 Subjects
  • Part Three – Specialization of Subjects, comes with 40 credits divided into 8 Specialized subjects

Aspirants from all disciplines can take admission to the Bachelor's degree in early childhood education: -

  • High School certificate
  • Recognized Bachelor Degree in any field or equivalent level
  • Life Experience and prior learning credits are available
  • English Level – IELTS Level 5.0 or High School study of all subjects in English or at least 55% marks in English in your High School is desired
  • Knowledge of Internet and browsing, MS Word and Online Research Skill is required

The minimum eligibility for enrolling in Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education is a Bachelor’s degree in any field. You must complete your Bachelor’s degree in any field or its equivalent as issued by the Ministry of Education in their home countries. You must also demonstrate English competence. English Level – IELTS Level 5.0 or High School study of all subjects in English or at least 55% marks in English in your High School is also required.

All applicants must possess a clear record of good conduct and must be in good health. Specially-abled applicants are encouraged to apply and are ensured equal opportunities.

Course Fee

Different payment options are available. Payments can be made via Online Bank Transfer, Credit Card, PayPal or Cash at our Global Centers.

Total fee

2750 USD – If Paying from USA or paying in USD
2400 GBP – If Paying from UK or EU
93,000 Thai Baht – If Paying in Asia

Fees include all: Program of study, LMS access, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma and transcript. Courier charges apply for Diploma and Transcript dispatch to your country. Certificate Notary and Apostille charges are separate from USA. Please check with your admission adviser for more details.

Refund Policy

Once applicants register for a course, they are responsible for dropping any course they decide not to attend.

  • Once a candidate has enrolled in the program and wish to immediately pull out before any access has been granted - 50% of the tuition fee will be refunded
  • No refund for candidates who have received course access and have already started off with the program from ACT
  • Read all Terms and Conditions before making payments
  • Processing of refunds make take up to 3 months

Scholarship

All of our applicants are eligible for scholarships. They are generally customised as per the professional and educational backgrounds of the candidates, and their specific abilities that help them stand out from the others. The scholarship will depend on the educational qualification, area of academic interest as well as the GPA i.e. Grade Point Average of the student, which will measure his/her overall academic grade. Teaching/ training/professional experiences will also be taken into account for the scholarship program. All deserving applicants will find the right scholarship, which will help boost their future plans, and allow them to enjoy an affordable learning experience.

Curriculum & Credits

Foundation (30 credits Optional)

  • 1. English
  • 2. Communication Strategies
  • 3. Digital Literacy
  • 4. Becoming a better learner
  • 5. Critical Thinking
  • 6. Research Skills & Conducting Accurate Internet Research

Core (50 credits)

  • 1. Foundations of Education
  • 2. Instructional Methods
  • 3. Measurement, Assessment and Evaluation in Education
  • 4. Professional Ethics in Education
  • 5. Educational Technology
  • 6. Issues and Trends in Special Education
  • 7. Psychology of Learning
  • 8. Research Methods in Education
  • 9. Introduction to Counselling
  • 10. Approaches to Classroom Management

Specializations (40 credits)

  • 1. Early Childhood Education
  • 2. Curriculum Framework
  • 3. Curriculum Planning
  • 4. Learning and Teaching – Montessori, Play Way Methods etc
  • 5. Assessment
  • 6. Settling down and managing of young learners in the Classroom
  • 7. Developmental Characteristics, Basic skills, Values & Attitudes
  • 8. Nursery School Organization

To receive a degree in the program of study the student must achieve the following:

  • Complete and successfully pass Foundation, Core and Specialization as prescribed in the program specification.
  • Obtain a score of 50% and above to satisfactorily pass each subject
  • Complete the full program of study in minimum duration of 18 months, and a maximum duration of up to 36 months. However, those unable to complete the program within the stipulated time will be given a grace period of 1 year and the student would be required to pay a maintenance bench fee to finish his/her degree within that grace period.
  • Students can attend 6 Live Online Webinar Sessions during the entire program from expert teachers at no additional cost.

Trainees are awarded Bachelor of Education in Pre and Primary Education by the well-known European International University (EIU-Paris) and a Letter of Completion from Asian College of Teachers (ACT).

  • ACT’s admission process is quite easy and compliant
  • Candidates can apply online and send in their application
  • ACT’s admission department will contact candidates via mail
  • Candidates can opt for any form of online payment method
  • Applications are now open; it takes only 5 minutes to complete.

After completing ACT’s bachelor of early childhood education online course, you can look for job as an early year’s educator in schools and facilities that cater to children aged between 0 and 8-year-old (e.g. pre-primary and primary schools, nursery schools, day care centers, early years’ facilities). As you develop expertise in Early Childhood Education, you will learn to take responsibilities like implementing the correct teaching strategies, supporting children for holistic development, advising the parents along with assuming management responsibilities.

A B.Ed. degree in Early Childhood Education is an excellent foundation for a flourishing career for developing younger children in varied educational and allied fields.

You can apply for jobs as:

Pre-primary teacher, Early years teacher, Education consultant, Learning mentor, Play school teacher, Primary school teacher, Teaching assistant, Curriculum developer.

You can also further your career as:

Child psychotherapist, Children's caregiver, Community development worker, Counsellor, Educational psychologist, Speech and language therapist, etc. The course is suitable for every aspirant looking to gain the latest teaching knowledge and skills with specializations in Early Childhood Education or open a day-care. Further your career in early childhood education with our Master of Arts in Education with Early Childhood Education and doctorate degree.

  • Complete tutor support throughout the course
  • Candidates can learn at their own pace
  • Additional support of online videos and reference materials

Expect complete guidance from the experienced tutors of Asian College of Teachers for helping you complete the course. With their valuable experience, the tutors provide maximum support to the trainees, guiding them when required. They extend their tutoring support by sharing relevant information and answering all queries related to the course content. With the course providing flexible learning opportunities, you can take the opportunity to learn at your own pace and clear all their doubts as and when required. You can email their queries and can also opt for online chatting too to discuss any course related problem.

Asian College of Teachers (ACT), an award-winning institution with a strong global presence and 600+ school network in Asia, provides research-led, broad range of courses in Education that prepare globally competent educators and leaders.
  • ACT provides world-class, international higher education curricula in Education led by an Academic Body comprising highly qualified and internationally accomplished educators and industry experts.
  • ACT's higher education programs are duly validated and certified by The European International University, EIU-Paris.
  • Asian College of Teachers (ACT) is affiliated to The European International University, EIU-Paris.
  • Students successfully completing ACT's cutting-edge international education curricula will receive ACT's certification of completion as well as the Bachelor’s, Masters or Professional Doctoral degree from The European International University, EIU-Paris.
  • The European International University, EIU-Paris is a private, independent higher education provider. Read More
  • EIU – Paris, is a private higher education establishment authorized by the French Ministry of National Education, Higher Education, Research, and Innovation.
  • The European International University, EIU-Paris is accredited by the Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC).
  • EIU-Paris is duly authorized as a Professional Training service provider in accordance with Article R.6351-6 of the French Employment Code, under the registration number: 11755784775, with the prefecture of the region of ILE-DE-FRANCE.
  • EIU – Paris holds organizational membership with CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMICS, a U.K. and Wales registered R&D organization whose sole purpose is to enhance the visibility of research themes beyond global approaches and coverage.
  • ACT is a member of CPD Certification Service UK and ACT courses are accredited by the International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) and endorsed by NCC Education, an Ofqual regulated awarding organization and a global provider of British education.

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