The philosophy of the Sandwich NCE Programme of theCollege is to provide opportunity for serving primaryschool and junior secondary school Grade Il teachers toacquire further training. This will provide them anopportunity to upgrade and update their knowledge andexpertise from their existing level of professional trainingto the level of NCE, with a view to improving the quality of primary education in Nigeria.
The duration of the NCE Sandwich programme is 5 years or 5 contact sessions. If a student already on theprogramme fails to graduate after 8 years or eight contact sessions, he/she will forfeit his/her admission and cease to be a bona fide student of the College.
The programme runs during the long vacation