The programme is hosted under the Green Teacher Nigeria (GTN) in collaboration with the Common wealth of Learning (COL).

The NTI-COL Green Teacher programme is a unique capacity-building Distance Learning programme aimed at helping the student to:

  • Enhance their appreciation of:

(i) The environment and generating deep interest and concern for environmental issues;

(ii)The relationship and connection of political, socio-economic and cultural activities as they affect environmental issues;

(iii)Environmental Education (EE) – theory, approaches and methods

  • Strengthening the students skills in
  • disseminating among young learners, the knowledge and skills on the environment and how to dispose waste, conserve and protect it;
  • Fostering appropriate values and attitudes among young learners for the protection and improving the environment by individuals, different social groups and communities in the context of sustainable development,

Admission Requirements

Applicants for admission into this programme Advanced Diploma in Environmental Education programme, are expected to possess a minimum of Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE), Diploma in Environmental Studies or its equivalent. In addition to that, a candidate must satisfy the UTME minimum requirements.

Duration of the Programme

The programme is designed to last for 12 calendar months consisting of two semesters. Only candidates who possess the entry requirements as specified above should apply.

Location of the Study Center

The course will commence with a single centre located at the National Teachers’ Institute’s Headquarters, Kaduna. It will be a non-residential online programme with one week intensive contact session in each semester.

Schedule of Fees

Admission Form  2,500.00  –
Tuition Fee  39,000.00  38,000.00
Late Registration Penalty Charges  4,000.00
Carry Over Charges for one/more papers  3,000.00