NCERT Diploma Course in Guidance and Counselling Admission Open—UPS Education


NCERT has announced online applications for admission to the one-year Diploma course for the training of professionals in guidance and counseling. The course aims at enhancing the skills and competencies of teachers to promote the holistic development of pupils and handle their academic, socio-emotional, and ethical problems.

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) is an autonomous organization that was established by the Government of India in the year 1961. The major of the foundation is to assist the Central and State Governments with Policies and Programmes to improve School Education. It is to undertake, coordinate and promote research in areas of School Education and to Prepare and publish textbooks, newsletters, journals, and educational materials furthermore for the schools.

Further details related to admission are given below:

Duration of course: 1 year, divided into three phases as given below:

Phase IGuided Self-learning6 months (Distance) (January – June 2023)
Phase IIIntensive Practicum3 months (Face-to-Face) (July – September 2023)
Phase IIIInternship3 months (in Home Town) (October – December 2023)


  • In-service teachers– graduates with a teaching degree.
  • Candidates ‘presently not working’ – graduation with a teaching degree and at least two years of teaching or related experience.
  • Postgraduates in psychology /education /social work/child development/special education. Preference will be given to those with at least one year of teaching or related experience.
  • The minimum Percentage of marks for all target groups is 50% (5% relaxation for SC/ST).

Maximum Number of Seats: 50 (Per Study Centre)

The medium of Instruction: The medium of instruction for the course is English and Hindi.

Course fee:

Course fee to be paid by different categories of candidates before the commencement of the course is:

CategoryCourse Fee
Government Deputed Candidates from Centrally Funded Organisations₹ 19,500/-
Government Deputed Candidates from State/UT Departments₹ 6,000/-
Private Candidates (Indian)₹ 30,000/-

List of Study Centres:

Last Date to Apply: 12th November 2022

Important Links:

Click here to apply online

Click here to read the Announcement 2023

Click here to download Admission Brochure 2023

Click here to visit NCERT

Other Important Links:

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Click here for – MA/M.Sc Psychology Colleges for non-psychology students

Click here for – List of Universities/Colleges offering a Master’s degree in Psychology.

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Click here for online Psychology Entrance Coaching

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