Diploma in Early Childhood Education


The course covers the full spectrum of early childhood education from birth through age eight. History, curriculum, program applications, and current trends and issues are examined. Course content is applicable to infant and toddler programs, preschool programs, kindergartens, and primary education.


Upon successful completion of this program, graduates of Certificate in Early Childhood Education will have acquired knowledge, skills, attitudes and abilities to be able to:

Provide education geared toward development of child’s mental,physical and spiritual growth.

Provide accessible, affordable and quality childhood education to teachers.

Promote the national goals and objectives of Early Childhood Development Education in Rwanda

Application requirements

O level certificate with 5 years teaching experience and another certificate.

A level certificate.

Be interviewed.

National ID (or passport for international applicants)

Completion of medical form.

Character development

Students understand the importance of positive interactions with others as a foundation for living successful lives

Course Duration

This course takes a period of two years