DO I QUALIFY?
Many successful graduates of Kolej Dika go on to successful careers by implementing their in-depth knowledge coupled with teaching methods gained through real-life classroom experience.
Kolej Dika has been recognised due to its outstanding and innovative contribution in the early childhood education profession in Malaysia. Its diploma programmes prepare students to pursue their degrees in leading universities locally and abroad towards fulfilling careers in early childhood education. To date, many of Dika graduates are pursuing their early childhood education careers both locally and abroad.
Kolej Dika is one of the early pioneers of early childhood education in Malaysia offering a range of Early Childhood Education and Special Education academic programmes. It has set a benchmark in the industry for its quality early childhood education programmes recognised in Malaysia and abroad. The college places great importance on industry-based-learning (IBL) coupled with research and activity – intensive modules, producing highly employable graduates.
The Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Diploma in Special Education (Early Years) programmes are accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). The Diploma programmes also provide a pathway for students to gain entry into local and overseas universities to pursue their degree and postgraduate programmes in a related field of their choice. Its diploma programmes are also recognised by the Public Services Department of Malaysia providing Kolej Dika students with the opportunity to work with the government.
Kolej Dika is committed to training dedicated individuals for vocations in early childhood education. By delivering high-quality skill-based training programmes, Dika produces best professionals in early childhood to benefit children, families and communities. Kolej Dika is collaborating with international educational partners in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom and universities in Malaysia. Kolej Dika graduates are successful in their own chosen field of early childhood education either as educators or professionals. Many have taken the opportunity to pursue their degrees or travel and teach in Asia.
WHAT WE OFFER
Kolej Dika offers various classes catered for full-time or part-time studies. Classes are offered on weekdays, weeknights and weekends.
SPECIAL EDUCATION SUBJECTS INCLUDED
Our Diploma program consist of Inclusive Education as an introductory to Special Education. Our students also have the opportunity to take up other Special Education subjects thus giving them a wider leverage in furthering their ECE studies or securing a job opportunity.
>90% CONFIRMED JOB PLACEMENT BEFORE GRADUATION
With our specially designed modules and integrated learning method, our graduates have job secured even before graduation.
Our educators have extensive experience in early childhood education and are highly abreast with early childhood learning pedagogies.
MIXED-MODES OF LEARNING
We believe that students achieve the fullest potential of learning through hands-on practical activities. Our modules consists of integration between classroom-based learning and practical-based learning.
QUALITY PRACTICAL TRAINING
Kolej Dika helps secure relevant practical trainings for students to ensure they will get the right job experience and exposure. These jobs are not as interns or trainees, but hands-on ECE educators.
COMPREHENSIVE ECE METHODS
Our modules cover all early childhood approaches from 0-8 years old, to ensure students are proficient in Early Childhood Education.