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Are you trying to extend your personal and professional identity as an early childhood teacher? Are you interested in exploring the latest knowledge around play-based curricula? Are you interested in assessing children through learning stories? Would you like to know more about the world leading early childhood curriculum Te Whāriki?

New Zealand Tertiary College India (NZTC India) provides internationally recognised qualifications from an undergraduate to a postgraduate level that provide knowledge and practical expertise in these areas. Since 2009 NZTC India has been supporting Indian early childhood teachers and their education. The college provides its students with flexible study options via NZTC Online, an online learning platform that enables students to work, study and balance their busy lives.

NZTC India currently offers the following early childhood education qualifications:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4)
  • New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 5)
  • New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6)
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)- Graduate Pathway
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Leadership and Management)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education)
  • Master of Early Childhood Education
  • Master of Education (Early Childhood Education)

Students studying with NZTC India can avail pathways to study towards completing their qualification in New Zealand. Studying in New Zealand extends their knowledge and practice as students are able to study qualifications that lead to New Zealand teacher certification.

NZTC India graduates follow many different career paths ranging from pre-school teachers to centre managers and heads of pre-schools. Our graduates can often be found working as ECE practitioners in renowned schools providing international as well as national curricula to young children.

NZTC India works with over 30 Educational Partners in India including Sunderji’s Institutions, to enable students to seek an internationally recognised qualification in the field of early childhood education.

For more details about our early childhood education qualifications please contact the NZTC India office on +91 22 67487070, eMail us at or visit our website