Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Application Dates
Course Overview
Tuition Fees
Approximately RM 24,100
Next Intake
August 10, 2018
30 months
Prior Study
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)
Study Field


MCKL's ECE program allows students to have two times of practicum experiences with nursery and pre-school. We also offer other pathways to earn the degree either in Ireland or UK with additional one year study abroad.

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 3 credits overall in SPM, IGCSE, or equivalent, including English OR
  • Minimum 2 credits + 3 years relevant working experience OR
  • Minimum 1 credit + 5 years relevant working experience

Course Overview

ECE which comprises childcare for children below the age of four and preschool education for four to six-year-olds, is an up-and-coming field in career planning. The ECE curriculum involves child development, creativity through music & movement and art & drama, teaching mathematics & sciences to young children, language & literacy, health, safety & nutrition, infant & toddler care, and teaching social studies to young children.