Study@NIE

NIE is the heart of our nation’s teacher education and education research. Committed to delivering quality teacher education from the initial teacher preparation through to the teacher professional development phase.

Postgraduate Diploma in Education Programmes

NIE offers a postgraduate teacher preparation programme leading to the award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE). This programme aims to prepare university graduates to become primary, secondary school or junior college teachers. It is a 1-year programme except for those specialising in the 2-year PGDE (Physical Education).

The PGDE prepares graduates for a challenging and satisfying teaching career. The postgraduate diploma equips beginning teachers with the essential knowledge and skills needed to be effective members of the school community.

The PGDE programme offers the following teaching tracks:

  • Primary School Teaching 
  • Secondary School Teaching 
  • Junior College Teaching 
  • Teaching of Physical Education

Sub Dean for Postgraduate Diploma in Education (SD/PGDE) oversees implementation of the PGDE programme and the academic advicement of student teachers within the programmes.

 

 

Entry Requirements

This programme admits candidates who hold at least a Bachelor's degree. For more information on the requirements, you may view the details on http://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teach/applying/.

 

Admission Notice

If you are interested in these programmes, look out for advertisements in the newspapers or on TV, or call the MOE hotline 6872 2220. Alternatively, you can submit your application on-line through the MOE website at http://www.moe.gov.sg/careers/teach/.

 

Contact Information

For enquiries on Admission matters: nieadmtp@nie.edu.sg

For enquiries on Academic matters:

Office of Teacher Education (Blk 1)
National Institute of Education
Nanyang Technological University
1 Nanyang Walk
Singapore 637616
Fax: (65) 6896 9274

 

Request for Transcript of Academic Record

To request for transcript of academic record, please click here for details and request form.

Pre-Selection Tests & Content Upgrading 

 

Programme Information & Handbook

Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2014 - 2015
Postgraduate Diploma in Education Jan - Dec 2014
General Information 2014 - 2015
General information Jan - Dec 2014
General Information 2013 - 2014
General information Jan - Dec 2013  
General Information 2012 - 2013

 

Archives

Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2013 - 2014
Postgraduate Diploma in Education Jan - Dec 2013
Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2012 - 2013
Postgraduate Diploma in Education Jan - Dec 2012
Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2011 - 2012
Postgraduate Diploma in Education Jan - Dec 2011
Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2010 - 2011
Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2009 - 2010  
Postgraduate Diploma in Education 2008 - 2009