Asian College of Teachers (ACT) is a brand name to reckon with when it comes to teacher training offering an array of teacher training courses to meet the demands of aspiring teachers planning to enter the pre and primary teaching and TEFL domain.
ACT has been conferred with multiple awards like Asia Pacific Achievers’ Award in 2016 and Indian Education Awards in consecutive years – 2017 & 2018 and has also been accorded the second position in the ‘Top 10 Digital Learning Portals in India’ in 2017 and again listed among the 'Top 10 Promising Institutes for Distance Learning' in India for the year 2018 for the second time in a row as per the Higher Education Review India Magazine for its outstanding effort in designing tailor-made teacher education courses and making it universally accessible to prepare efficacious global educators. ACT has also been listed among “The 10 Best Vocational Education and Training Institutes in India 2018” by esteemed The Knowledge Review magazine.
Asian College of Teachers (ACT) has been chosen a winner in the prestigious Community Choice Awards 2019 (Teach Abroad category) by www.gooverseas.com where winners were selected by 1,000,000+ strong community, based solely on their program reviews. The institute has been named among the ‘10 Most Trustworthy Companies to Watch for in 2020’ by the esteemed Business Sight Magazine and has also won the prestigious IESA Award on 22nd February, 2020 in Bangkok for being the "Outstanding Teacher Education/Training College".
|Pan India presence||✔|| ACT branches - Kolkata, Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi. |
Operations spread across Kochi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad and Guwahati.
|International presence||✔||Asian Headquarter in Bangkok, Thailand with Academic office in Singapore and Administrative office in Vietnam.|
|Who owns ACT?||✔||ACT is a Private Limited Company in India, UK and Thailand with stake holders from UK, India, Thailand, Singapore and South Korea. ACT is a brain child of Dr Sanjib Chakraborty, an educationist with 27 years of experience in Education Industry having served major National and International Organizations. He himself is a trainer, curriculum designer and researcher.|
|Operation||✔||ACT operation is run by ACT and is not a franchise or an agency of any local or international company. The company is legally registered in UK, India and Thailand and ACT logo is registered and owned by the company itself. All branches of ACT are its own branches and not partnered through local training agencies.|
|ISO 9001:2015 certification||✔||ACT is ISO 9001:2015 certified and it received the registration certification from British Standards Institution (BSI). ACT holds the certificate for operating a quality management system that fulfils the requirements for being an ISO 9001:2015 Company for the provision of Teacher Training Courses (English Language, TESOL, and Pre & Primary Training).|
|Awards||✔|| Asia Pacific Achievers’ Award, Indian Education Awards (2017 & 2018 consecutively), GoAbroad's Top Rated TEFL Certification Organization of 2016, 2nd position among the top 10 promising digital learning portals in India as per the Higher Education India magazine. |
ACT has also been listed among “The 10 Best Vocational Education and Training Institutes in India 2018” by esteemed The Knowledge Review magazine.
|100+ courses||✔||ACT's 100+ training courses - TEFL, Nursery Teachers Training (NTT), Montessori Teachers Training (MTT) courses, Education Management, Special Education, Counselling courses, School Leadership programs, Teaching Grammar, Phonetics, Classroom Management, Classroom Material Development, Pre-school Administration and Management, IT in Classroom and Intensive English programs.|
|Face-to-Face Tutoring Sessions||✔||Asian College of Teachers provides Face-to-Face Tutoring Session for its online/distance candidates whereby students will be able to meet the tutors, interact with them and clear all the doubts.|
|Placement Support||✔||ACT students are employed across the globe as ACT not only enhances skills and prepares you for your dream job but ACT placement cell provides total placement support. Read More|
|Accomplished teacher trainers||✔||Master Trainers certified by University of Cambridge International Examinations, UK holding certificate like Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching in the Life Long Learning Sector, UK (OCR) from London School of Management Education.|
|50,000+ Alumni||✔||Robust alumni base across the globe who can reconnect and network with fellow alumni and have a lifelong connection with ACT|
|Cambridge TKT||✔||ACT is the Cambridge English Language Assessment Authorised Centre|
|Microsoft||✔||ACT in collaboration with Microsoft, offers Microsoft Certified Educator program, a professional development program that aims to connect the gap between technology skills and innovative teaching among the 21st century teaching fraternity.|
|EIU||✔||ACT in academic collaboration with European International University (EIU) offers Master of Science in Innovative Education & Teaching, a one-year skill based online Master’s degree course.|
|TESOL Canada||✔||ACTs TEFL Courses are Accredited by TESOL Canada, the largest TESOL accreditation body. Take TESOL Canada Board Exam to receive an exclusive TESOL Canada Certificate which can be authenticated by Canada - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and USA|
|CPD Certification Service||✔||ACT is now a member of the The CPD Certification Service UK.|
|QAHE||✔||All the ACT courses are accredited by International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE).|
|WCI||✔||One of the popular courses of ACT, International Teaching Diploma (ITD) course is accredited by World Certification Institute (WCI).|
|Europass||✔||ACT has joined hands with the prestigious Europass, the largest provider of Teacher Training Courses in Europe, to offer a range of internationally recognized teacher training programs in varied modes of learning.|
|NCC Education||✔||NCC Education, an awarding organisation and a global provider of British education, endorses the courses of Asian College of Teachers (ACT).|
|IALLT||✔||ACT is a member of the International Association for Language Learning Technology (IALLT), USA.|
|CEI||✔||ACT is an organizational member of Childhood Education International (CEI).|
|NASET||✔||ACT is a member of The National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) which is the only national membership organization dedicated solely to meeting the needs of special education teachers.|
|EAIE||✔||ACT is a proud member of European Association for International Education (EAIE).|
|ACT Certificate – extra edge||✔||Globally recognized ACT certificates offering great value to teaching aspirants as courses are recognized by multiple organizations either USA/Canadian bodies or/and UK bodies|
|Academic Body||✔||ACT’s Academic Board consists of accomplished and experienced teaching professionals from India and abroad who lend their expertise in all academic matters.|
We at ACT abide by what we promise to prepare, global educators who will be able to teach and touch lives and in order to do so we provide outstanding teacher training that ensures deep understanding of the early childhood education and training and equips the trainees with the current methodologies and the latest skills which help to bring in the creativity and innovation in their teaching which will shape the tender minds in a constructive environment.
At Asian College of Teachers you get access to a range of varied courses, have a broad knowledge of modern teaching methodologies and develop skills to integrate them into global classrooms. Our main purpose is to develop a course curriculum in sync with the modern methodologies and new approaches in the field of teaching and training. ACT aims to produce future global educators with a unique set of abilities to teach learners from diverse backgrounds. At ACT the stress is on modern methodologies aimed at global educators who can learn at their own pace to face every classroom confidently. We firmly believe that there can be nothing better than self directed and self paced education.
The tutors at ACT are highly educated with many years of invaluable experience and are selected after rigorous screening and most of them possess rich teaching experience. They are always committed to excellence in teaching and guide the trainees throughout with their assignments. Apart from the top-class tutors, ACT boasts of course developers who are one of the best in the industry and always in a constant quest of developing perfect courses incorporating the latest in teacher education. Their years of experience and high academic qualification have helped them develop a course which is perfect for the future teaching professionals.