Child Care & Education

About Child Care & Education

Child Care and Education encompass the holistic nurturing and intellectual development of children, addressing their physical, mental, social, and psychological needs crucial for fostering a wholesome and balanced growth. With growing awareness of the significance of children's development in their early years, there is an increased demand for professionals with expertise in the field of child care and development.

Duration of course: 3 years (6 semesters)

Why B.Voc in Child Care & Education from Glocal University?

B.Voc in Child Care & Education is a UGC-approved 3-year undergraduate program offered by Glocal University that trains students in the skills and knowledge required to be a professional in child care and education. Professionals in Child Care and education are responsible for well being and education of children usually below the age of 6. The course covers all the fundamental learnings of children’s health, nutrition, psychology, social and cognitive development, and government policies and regulations regarding child care. B.Voc in Child Care & Education focuses on providing practical experiences to the students through real-world projects and internships, ensuring they are well-prepared for employment upon completing the course. Students have the flexibility to choose from various entry and exit points during the program, allowing them to receive a certificate, diploma, or a degree based on their chosen tenure in the program.

Course Key Features

University Name

Glocal University


Saharanpur, UP

Course Name

B.Voc in Child Care & Education

Course Type

UG Degree


3 years (6 semesters)




Semester wise

Course Fee



Class 10+2 or equivalent


1.8-3 LPA


First Semester

1. Evolution and Progress of Early Childhood Care and Education (Theory)

2. Studying the Behaviour of Child (Practical)

Second Semester

1. Fundamentals of Early Childhood Development (Theory)

2. Development of Educational Resources (Practical)

Third Semester

1. Health and Nutritional Care of Early Childhood (Theory)

2. Health and Meal Planning (Practical)

Four Semester

1. Guidance and Counseling of Young Children and Parent (Theory)

2. Techniques for studying Children (Practical)

Fifth Semester

1. Child rights, Agencies and Welfare Programme

2. Engaging Community in Early Childhood (theory)

3. Field Visit (Survey of Institutions \ agencies working in ECCE field) Practical

4. Research Project 1

Sixth Semester

1. Programme Planning and Pedagogy

2. Organization and management of Preschool, Formal Creche and Day Care

3. Development of activities of Nursery school\ preschool\ Day-care\Creche

4. Research Project 2

Admission Process

  • Candidates can register for the course by visiting Glocal University's official website or opting for an offline admission process through direct contact with the university. 
  • During registration, candidates are required to provide their personal information, contact details, academic qualifications, any prior work experience, and submit the applicable application fee.
  • Upon successful registration, students must await the announcement of seat allocation results. 
  • Glocal University offers free counseling to guide students throughout the admission process.

Course Fees

The total cost of the B.Voc in Child Care & Education course is INR 1.5 lakhs, with an annual fee of INR 50,000 for the three-year duration of the course.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants should have successfully completed the 12th standard or its equivalent from a recognized board. 
  • The ideal qualification criterion is achieving 45% marks or higher in the 12th standard, though it may differ for candidates belonging to various categories. 
  • Candidates should be at least 17 years old. 
  • The course is open to international candidates and non-resident Indians (NRIs) as well.

Career Opportunities

Preschool Teacher

Elementary School Teacher

Special Education Teacher

Childcare Center Director

Child Development Specialist

Curriculum Developer

Educational Consultant

Education Administrator

Family Support Worker

Youth Program Coordinator

Early Intervention Specialist

Child Advocate

Parent Educator

Child Life Specialist


Social Worker

Education Coordinator in NGOs

Public Policy Advocate for Children

Online Education Instructor for Children

Children's Book Author or Illustrator

Top Hiring Companies

  • KinderCare Education
  • Bright Horizons Family Solutions
  • Learning Care Group
  • The Goddard School
  • Primrose Schools
  • YMCA
  • Montessori Schools
  • Head Start Programs
  • Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies:
  • Public and Private Schools
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Government Agencies
  • Early Childhood Education Consultancies
  • Educational Publishers
  • Child Development Centers on Military Bases
  • Children's Museums
  • Private Educational Institutions
  • Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities
  • Corporate Child Care Programs
  • Online Educational Platforms for Children

Other B.VOC Courses Provided by Glocal University


Frequently Asked Question

B.Voc in Child Care & Education is a vocational training program that is conducted in a regular mode.

B.Voc in Child Care & Education is a 3-year degree program.

B.Voc in Child Care & Education costs INR 1,50,000 for the entire 3-year course.


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