Associations and Membership

Meaning of Accreditation

Accreditation, a process of validation is based on the peer review of eminent organizations. It plays a vital role for setting the standard of an educational institution. It guarantees that the education provided by the institute meets the acceptable point of excellence. Reviewed by external organization, it is being seen as a value control of the courses. Accreditation is a progress assessment which supports steady upgrading of an institution. Institutions usually get certifications which are acknowledged everywhere.

Accreditation and Memberships of ACT

Accreditation is the key element to be checked when it comes to joining a course. Asian College of Teachers has undergone a strong evaluation process to ensure its potential and supremacy in the field of teacher training. The institution has been recognized by many eminent institutions of international repute. It provides an array of teacher training courses with sole focus on contemporary teaching and education management methods. ACT holds a long term partnership with institutions of national and international level. It is the most important aspect behind the recognition and validation of any course with ACT. The trainees of Asian College of Teachers get the promising support from the most important bodies associated with teaching globally. Asian College of Teachers is one of the well-known institutions in teacher training which always guarantees that the trainees enrolling in the courses should get the high quality training as well as improved services. ACT is associated with several respected professional bodies and is accredited by famous organizations.

Asian College of Teachers is supported by the following distinguished bodies:

Accreditation:

Tesol Course CANADA

  • Certificates are accredited by TESOL Canada
  • Option to sit for TESOL Canada Board Exam
  • Separate Certification from City College Of Birmingham (England)

Certificates can be authenticated by Accreditation is a process which plays an important role for an educational institution as it is all about meeting the set standards of quality and is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. It acts as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education. TEFL Certificate aims at those are planning a career in EFL/ESL teaching and keen on exploring different cultures while they teach and travel abroad.

All our TEFL courses are accredited by the world's largest TESOL accreditation body TESOL Canada & TESOL USA and the candidates get the option of appearing in the TESOL Board exam and receiving prestigious TESOL Canada and TESOL USA certificates notarized, attested and apostle by USA and Canadian Government and Embassy of UAE and India. All successful TEFL students will receive joint certification from Asian College of Teachers (ACT), London School of Teaching and Training (LSTT) and Fort Hays State University (FHSU). The candidates can also opt for a City College of Birmingham (CCB) certificate at an additional cost. The certificates are globally recognized making the candidates eligible for better TEFL job opportunities.

ACT's courses are authorized by the reputed Fort Hays State University, USA which offers Joint certifications for selective courses. Fort Hays State University is based in State of Delaware in the US and FHSU meets all state and central laws of the United States. It is a global and career-focused university which offers online Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programs for the learners.

London School of Teaching and Training, United Kingdom endorses and certifies most of the teachers training courses of Asian College of Teachers. LSTT is a well-known name when it comes to top notch teachers training. LSTT offers high quality and well researched training for aspirant teachers as well as Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for leaders, managers, teachers, and supporting staffs.

All the TEFL courses of Asian College Of Teachers are jointly approved by American TESOL Institute, a leader in TEFL/TESOL course globally. ATI has its branches in 20 countries with more than 25,000 alumni worldwide. The academic relation with ATI and ACT allows the TEFL graduate an outstanding ESL job opening all over the world.

ACT is endorsed by All India Association for Educational Research or AAIER, an association well established by the teaching fraternity of Asia.

Membership:

Asian College of Teachers is associated with many national and international institutions. ACT is a member of India's esteemed quality endorsement foundation under the Government of India - "The Quality Council of India (QCI). Since 1992 QCI is playing a crucial role in proliferation, adoption and loyalty to excellence standards in all essential spheres of activities including education, healthcare, governance, environment protection, social sectors, infrastructure sector and such other areas of planned activities which have important bearing in improving the value of life and well being of the people of India.

ACT is an institutional associate of ISTD - Indian Society for Training & Development, affiliated to the International Federation of Training and Development Organizations (IFTDO), Geneva and Asian Regional Training and Development Organizations (ARTDO), Manila.

AECEDACT has an institutional membership of The Association for Early Childhood Education & Development (AECED), TATA Institute of Social Sciences, Deonar, Mumbai - 400 088

AICEACT has signed up membership agreement with All India Council of Education. It is an Indian National Eminence Professional Body for Education

ACT is credited by All India Association for Educational Research or AAIER an organization well accepted by the teaching fraternity of Asia

ACT is has got the Associate School membership from the International Montessori Society

ACT has acquired partnership with AAHEA, The American Association for Higher Education and Accreditation. It has maintained an address in Washington, DC since 1969. AAHEA has administrative centres in Florida and its main office is in the Central Midwest. AAHEA is one the oldest associations in the United States committed to the progression of higher education. AAHEA is a self-governing, membership-based, non-profit association devoted to building human capital for higher education.

Endorsement:

Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia has now become the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge. The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate’s preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.

Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.

Training Qualifications, United Kingdom, a prestigious British Awarding Body and Ofqual regulated Awarding Organisation in United Kingdom, providing an extensive range of vocational qualifications to Further Education Colleges and private training providers has endorsed TEFL Online and In class courses of Asian College of Teachers.

The eLearning Guild, the oldest and most trusted foundation of information, networking and community for eLearning professionals

ACT is scheduled under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India

ACT supports and approves Teachers First initiatives. Teachers First is a rich compilation of lessons, units, and web resources which is intended to save teachers’ time by giving just what they need in a sensible, easy to use, and ad-free format. Busy teachers, parents, and students can come across resources using the robust search tools.

OUR ACCREDITATIONS

In academic collaboration with:

Fort Hays State University