Our Story and History

Our Story and History

ACT Chronicle

Asian College of Teachers has been an exceptional training institute which has proved its excellence since its inception since the last 15 years with its exclusive focus on first class teacher training. As a trading brand of TTA Training Private Limited, ACT boasts of a prominent global existence with an impressive 50,000+alumni base. Asian College of Teachers is registered in the UK with Asian headquarter in Bangkok, Thailand, office in the USA, academic office in Singapore and several branches in all the major cities of India providing sprawling learning spaces supported by the latest technology.

Awards and Accolades

Asian College of Teachers has earned several awards and accolades like Asia Pacific Achievers’ Award in 2016 in Bangkok and Indian Education Award in 2 consecutive years 2017 & 2018. ACT has also ranked second among the top 10 Digital Learning portals in India - 2017 by the Higher Education Review. ACT has won the prestigious IESA Award in 2020 in Bangkok for being the "Outstanding Teacher Education/Training College" and got featured among the top 10 global brands in focus in 2021 in the esteemed CEO Review Magazine. ACT has also been conferred the ‘Iconic Teachers' Training Institute’ award at the World Education Icon Awards 2021 and has been featured in The Academic Insights Magazine as the “Institute of the Year 2021 – Digital Learning” and in Higher Education Digest in the ‘10 Must-Watch Online Learning Providers in India’ category for upskilling educators across the globe.

Custom-made Courses for Global Educators

ACT always strives to impart the best training to future teaching professionals. The courses are meticulously crafted for both aspiring and working teachers. The institution also offers specialized courses with the aim to develop global educators who can lead diverse classrooms across the globe. ACT has emerged as a leading training institute showing promise in developing customized courses covering all levels of teacher education with a focus on developing knowledge, skills and strategies applicable in future classrooms.

Highly Accomplished Board of Academics

ACT Board of Academics possesses academic integrity and valuable insights with extensive wisdom and experience which add tremendous value to our teacher training courses. The Board of Academics comprises of accomplished and experienced teaching professionals from diverse backgrounds who lend their expertise in all academic matters while assuring academic integrity and high quality. The Board is aligned with the institutional mission, and plays a significant role in bringing contemporary developments in a range of academic areas.

Journey From 100 enrolments to 50000 enrolments

Pre and primary teacher training course, one of the key products of Asian College of Teachers was launched in 2007. The course offered was Diploma in Pre and Primary Teacher Training with Specialization in Teaching English Program. Gradually more courses were added- in Pre & Primary teaching segment alongside TEFL, Education Management, SEN, Counselling courses & Train the Trainer programs. Over the years a range of specialized Courses like Teaching Grammar, Teaching Phonetics, Classroom Management, Certificate in Classroom Material Development, etc. were also added which earned huge popularity. The institution which once started with only 100 enrolments holds the record of crossing 50000 enrolments and the institution plans to continue that success story and add more feathers to its cap.

Conducting School Workshops across Asia

Asian College of Teachers has been conducting workshops, school association programs in various parts of Asia for teaching professionals for a long period of time. "Welcome to the revolution" a workshop conducted by Mr Brian Quinby was aimed at middle and high school teachers, coordinators, heads of institutions and educatorstouching upon the relevant topic like meeting the needs of 21st century learners. Another fruitful workshop was conducted in collaboration with Don Bosco School, Park Circus, Kolkata on "Current Trends and Issues in Educational Leadership &Management" by Dr Silvia Orata. "Role of school leaders and effective leadership in today's changing educational scenario" by Dr Margaret Maughan is another noted workshop worth mentioning. Apart from these several other workshops were conducted over the years across India, Middle East and Southeast Asia.

CPD workshops for Educators& Educational Leaders

A range of in-class and live online workshops are designed for educators looking for professional development. Our trainers travel to the respective places to conduct workshops and live online workshops are also conducted where participants can join in from different parts of the world. The workshops are planned according to the requirement of the school and the individual participants with an emphasis on various activities, games etc which engage the participants and aid in better understanding. The workshops are usually interactive and enrich the minds of the participants with relevant knowledge. These workshops involve teachers in learning activities and encourage the development of teaching communities.

ACT's Association with International Schools

ACT has association with different schools all over the world ranging from Qatar to China. There is also offer group admission in case of bulk enrolment from schools or other educational institutions. Asian College of Teachers is dedicated to provide world class training to the future educators which will be an experience that is significant as well as helpful for the future teachers. We provide teacher education that will prepare aspirants as well as working teaching professionals for 21st century classrooms and acquaint them with the current trends in the field of teaching.