Diploma In
Early Childhood Education


Diploma in Early Childhood Education aims to produce professional, ethical and caring Early Childhood Educators who have relevant and related knowledge and technical competence with positive mindsets in this challenging new era.

Students will learn:

  • Related knowledge and technical aspects in various areas of childhood development and education.
  • Positive growth mindsets, caring personality as well as entrepreneurial spirit in early childhood care and education.
  • English proficiency and soft skills for higher education and career development.

Programme pathway

Program Structure

Early Learning and Early Environment

Psychology of Child Development

Partnership with Families and Community in Early Childhood

Science and Technology in Early Childhood Education

Health, Safety, Hygiene and Nutrition For Young Children

Language, Communication and Early Literacy in Early Childhood

Arts and Craft for Young Children

Early Mathematics Skills for Young Children

Play and Learning in Early Childhood

Creative Expression Through Music, Movement and Drama

Socio-Emotional Learning and Character Education

Observation and Assessment in Early Childhood

Entrepreneurship in Early Childhood Education

Children with Special Needs

Management and Administration in Early Childhood Education

Moral and Spiritual Development in Early Childhood Education

Curriculum Planning for Early Childhood Education

Professionalism in Early Childhood Education

Professional Practice

Professional Practice


  • A pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or its equivalent with a minimum of 3 credits including Mathematics and a pass in English;

  •  A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent with a minimum of Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level;

  • A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum passing grade of Maqbul (pass) and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level;

  • A pass in Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 in a related field and a pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 credit in any subject with credits in Mathematics and a pass in English;

  • A certificate or its equivalent in a related field.

January, April, and August

Full-time: 2.5 Years
Part-time: 4 Years