Applications are invited from suitably qualified Malawians who are committed Christians, for a Primary Teacher Training Course which shall be held at Emmanuel Teacher Training College’s campus in Lilongwe; Area 43: Plot 43/413.


Applicants should be holders of full Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or its equivalent, with at least four (4) credits which must include English, and one science subject. A pass in Bible Knowledge will be an added advantage.


Emmanuel College Academic Year begins with three weeks of Discipleship Training. Thereafter the College follows the prescribed Government Teacher Training Colleges’ curriculum and calendar, which goes through a two – year course, split into six terms as follows: First two (2) terms residential in college, the following two (2) terms out in teaching practice schools and back in college again in the last two (2) terms of the training (2 IN 2 OUT and 2 IN).

Method of Application

Application letter in own handwriting with certified photocopies of Malawi School Certificate of Education or notification result slip and a recommendation letter from your church should be sent to the Principal of the College.

Application deadline is 11 March, 2019.

Only short listed candidates will be invited for entrance examination and interviews thereafter.

Tuition fees

Emmanuel Teacher Training College fees are MWK 300,000 per academic year, both tuition and board.

The course is for two academic years (2 years). Payment in instalments is allowed.


Shortlist 2019

Applicants for the Interviews in 2019 have been shortlisted. An official shortlist was published in THE NATION Newspaper, on April 2nd 2019.

The shortlist can also be viewed here: Shortlist 2019



Emmanuel Teacher Training College (ETTC) Management would like to inform the public that shortlisted names for candidates to attend aptitude tests and interviews on Tuesday 16 April 2019 have been placed in the Nation newspaper for Tuesday, 2 April 2019. Details and requirements for the tests and interviews are in the reputable Nation Newspaper. A PDF of the same is viewable on this website.

The public is hereby strongly warned that:

  1. There SHALL BE NO fees of any kind payable through either Mpamba or Airtel money numbers.
  2. There SHALL BE NO registration forms of any kind before the date of interviews.

Emmanuel Teacher Training College shall therefore not be held responsible for any kind of fraud that may arise anytime after this advertisement.

The Principal on behalf of

Emmanuel Teacher Training College (ETTC) Management

Disclaimer as PDF: Interviews disclaimer 2019


The Principal

Emmanuel Teacher Training College
P. O. Box 30583, Lilongwe 3, Malawi

Telephone: 0998 604 410/0880 586 982