Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training (NTT)


1 Years


Diploma After 10+2




10+2 or Equivalent

Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training (N.T.T.) is an undergraduate Educational course.  This Diploma course deals with a good preschool curriculum and has the ability to significantly contribute to a child's proper growth. It plays the significant role of laying a foundation for further learning through a series of supervised experiences. It becomes very crucial that not only the preschool curriculum that is available but also the educators who would be a part of it understand the purpose of their profile. Generally, the duration of the course is one year but it fluctuates place to place. The minimum time to complete the course is also differentiating from institute to institute. The course may also be available on part time basis in some certain institutes. 

Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training Eligibility 

  • The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam with 50% marks. Further 5% relaxation is permitted to SC/ST students.
  • The marks of admission for this course may vary from institute to institute.
  • In various institutions it conducts entrance exams plus interview and percentage of 12th class for the admission of students.

Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training Syllabus

Subjects of Study

History and Philosophy of Pre-Primary Education

Nursery Child Psychology

Methods and Material of Nursery Education

Nursery School Organisation, Community, Child Health & Nutrition

Functional (Practical) (1) Art & Craft (2) Viva-Voce

Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training Course Suitability

The Course is suitable for those who are interested or desirous in Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training and its related areas. Those who are willing to go for teaching fields at higher degree level aiming to become teacher at school and college level both in private and government institutions are good suitable.

How is Diploma in Nursery Teacher Training Course Beneficial?

The Course enables the students to go for various Nursery Teacher Training jobs in schools and related other educational jobs. They can go for higher degree program in respective subjects such as graduation and Masters’ degree. Students having passed this course can be introduced in various social schemes started by the government for the welfare of children.


NTT professionals are eligible to teach pre-primary level students. At this level, teachers are not usually paid high salary! But the work load is not too high, unlike in cases of teachers plying their trade in primary, secondary and higher secondary levels!

NTT professionals may find work at the following types of educational institutes –

  • Nursery
  • Day care
  • Play schools
  • NGOs (involved in educational activities)

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