Professional level training in early childhood education is now some clicks away!

Our early childhood care and education courses equip you with skills that are essential for you to carry out effective teamwork. They prepare you to effectively manage your time which brings a dynamic change in your personality thus making you suitable to guide young children.

Our Early Childhood care and education courses also focus on developing your skills pertaining to leadership and thorough understanding of young learners and their developmental stage. Such qualities are valued by all workplaces.

At Atheneum Global, our courses are meant to polish these skills and bring out your potential that will help you put your best foot forward at your work.

Why choose Atheneum

Eligibility and Course Fee


  • As per the need of the ECCE course you apply for, you’ll either be required to submit a copy of your high school degree or your bachelor’s degree which is from a recognized institute.
  • You can also go for Atheneum’s ECCE courses as existing or aspiring teachers as well.

Course fee:

  • At Atheneum Global our aim is to ensure that we provide you high-quality training services but within rates that most aspirants can afford.
  • The certificate course is for Rs 9,500 for Indian citizens and $ 150 for international students.
  • The graduate course is priced at Rs 15,500 for Indian citizens and $250 for international students.
  • While the post graduate course in early childhood education is for Rs 25,500 for Indian citizens and $400 for international students.
  • We honour our meritorious students by offering them scholarships and thereby encouraging a positive learning environment.
  • Early childhood care and education Courses Course Fee Eligibility
    Certificate in ECCE Rs 9,500 for Indian citizens and $ 150 for international students. High school degree
    Graduate in ECCE Rs 15,500 for Indian citizens and $250 for international students High school degree
    Post-graduate in ECCE Rs 25,500 for Indian citizens and $400 for international students bachelor’s degree

    Teaching and Learning Modes

    • Become early childhood expert from anywhere! - The best part of choosing to learn and train online is that no matter where you are, may be a teacher in Bangalore, or a student studying in Mumbai, you could all avail the benefits of Atheneum Global’s ECCE courses.
    • Fast track mode - With our fast track mode available for early completion you can manage your training without it interfering with your daily schedule.
    • Personalized tutor to answer your doubts - At Atheneum Global, you will have access to a personalized tutoring that will cater to all your queries. Once you get such personal guidance you are better prepared with practical knowledge to manage kids in any establishment displaying confidence and ease!
    • Effective early childhood concepts - With training on the key ECCE concepts like child psychology, developmentally appropriate practices in early years and many more, you will master the skills needed to effectively perform in an early years setting.

    Course curriculum

    • ECCE is the training that is aimed to helping you provide of opportunities/experiences to manage young children up to 8 years of age in order to promote their holistic development.
    • The National Early Childhood Care and Education curriculum framework created by the nodal Ministry of Women and Child Development, Govt of India helps to ensure opportunities for holistic learning and growth for children in early childhood. The ECCE programs at Atheneum have been carefully designed keeping these guidelines and best practices in mind.

    This course will help you learn and build your understanding on the basic ECCE concepts.

    1. Objectives and Principles of ECCE
    2. Early Years Development
    3. Developmentally Appropriate Practices
    4. Early Learning Environment
    The graduate course in ECCE includes key ECCE concepts, predominantly, Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Handling Early Years Transitions, Importance of Play in Early years and more.

    The modules and concepts covered in graduate diploma of ECCE are

    1. Objectives and Principles of ECCE
    2. Early Years Development
    3. Developmentally Appropriate Practices - Early Years
    4. Transition from Early Years
    5. Learning Theories
    6. Early Learning Environment
    7. Early Learning Planning
    8. Importance of Play
    9. Pedagogical techniques and strategies
    10. Assessment in Early Years

    The Post Graduate in early childhood care and education shapes teachers who are in the outlook for a global career in an early learning setting – a preschool, high school or even in a home-schooling set up. From discussions on international structural educational frameworks to helping teachers incorporate it in practical workplace, this course and its vast and effective syllabus has it all.

    The National ECCE Curriculum Framework comprises of broadly three sections.

    Section I consists of introduction, vision for an Indian child, rationale and theoretical foundation for ECCE. The objectives of early childhood education; pedagogical bases and principles of early learning are laid out.

    Section II comprises of details of the goals for different domains of development, i.e. physical, language, cognitive, socio-emotional and creative and aesthetic appreciation, to be fostered to ensure holistic development of children under six years. It comprises of suggested developmentally appropriate practices for different age groups.

    Section III focuses on implementation details such as principles of programme planning, stages of programme planning, role of parents and caregivers/ECCE teachers, essential play materials and assessment procedure etc.

    Keeping these guidelines in mind, the post graduate course covers the following topics in depth in a course than spans 15 months.

    1. Objectives and Principles of ECCE
    2. Early Years Development
    3. Developmentally Appropriate Practices - Early Years
    4. Transition from Early Years
    5. Learning Theories
    6. Early Learning Environment
    7. Early Learning Planning
    8. Importance of Play
    9. Pedagogical Techniques and Strategies
    10. Assessment in Early YearsE
    11. Advanced Child Psychology
    12. Early Childhood Curriculum Development
    13. Integration of Children with Special needs
    14. Sociology
    15. Exposure to Technology in Early Childhood
    16. Environmental Sciences (EVS)
    17. Basics of Lesson Planning
    18. Literacy and Numeracy in Early Childhood

    Admission process and academic support

    • We have easy 3 step online enrolment process where you enrol and pay through our safe and secure payment mode.
    • Pay securely using BHIM UPI, Google Pay, Card or other reliable platforms.
    • Professional personalized tutors will be assigned who solve all your program related questions.
    • Such personal guidance makes you aware of what exactly has to be improved to give exceptional learning experience to children.

    Career opportunities

    • Former UN Secretary-General, Ban KiMoon’s speech at the Forum on Investing in Early Childhood Development (ECD) in September 2015 mentioned about the transformation world hopes to achieve with early childhood development.
    • ECCE has specifically come out as an area of high importance internationally.
    • There are many job opportunities available with an early childhood education qualification like working as a preschool teacher, childcare worker and governess among others.
    • The average salary of a preschool teacher is $29,780. You can teach in preschools, and daycare centres.
    • The average salary of a governess is around $33,172. You will be working in families or even in educational institutions.
    • As a child-care worker, your average salary would be around $23,240.
    • You could even be a kindergarten or elementary school teacher. They have an average salary of about $57, 980. 'Note that for some of these positions, a bachelor degree in ECCE might be required.
    • Plus we offer personalized letter to every candidate as they complete their course so they land up with an internship in an establishment they desire to work for.
    • Internships like these help you put in practise the immense knowledge you have garnered during the course and apply them at your workplace.

    Accreditation and Affiliations

    • Atheneum Global Teacher Training College has both national as well as international accreditations which makes it one of the leading teacher training course providers. From being one of the few training and development organizations that is ISO certified to being members of international colleges and associations, Atheneum is globally recognized!
    • We are also proud members of The International Montessori Council (IMC,) USA and The International Montessori Society (IMS), USA who are dedicated towards designing policies that promote the essential principles of best practices and authentic Montessori education.
    • Additionally, Atheneum Global Teacher Training College is an institutional member of The College of Teachers (The Chartered College of Teachers) and Atheneum Global Teacher Training College affiliated with London Teacher Training College which is a renowned Teacher Training College known for its remarkable, quality teaching.