RIESE DIEC Diploma in English Communication (One Year – Distance Mode Programme)

RIESE DIEC Diploma in English Communication (One Year – Distance Mode Programme). Regional Institute of English, South India Jnanabharathi Campus, Bengaluru – 560 056 RIESE Banglore is offering DIEC Course (Diploma in English Communication) through Distance Mode. Download the RIESE DIEC Application, Prospectus. The course will help the candidates to improve their communication skills, practise the use of English in different situations, develop their vocabulary, develop fluency in speaking and reading,  learn how to listen better,  communicate effectively through writing. Complete Details of DIEC Diploma in English Communication, Eligibility, Fee Details, How to apply, Course Content are given below.

RIESE DIEC Diploma in English Communication (One Year – Distance Mode Programme)

Diploma in English Communication (DIEC) (One Year – Distance Mode Programme)
Duration One Year
Eligibility PUC / 10 + 2 PASS
Application Fee Rs 250/-
Course Fee Rs 2,500/-
Mode of payment Bank DD or NEFT
Date of Commencement of the
June 2019
Date of starting of registration 01.04.2019
Last date for Receipt of Applications 31.05.2019
Details of Contact Programmes Two compulsory Contact Programmes
• First round: 2 working days Second round: 18 working days

RIESE DIEC Diploma in English Communication  COURSE CONTENT

In this RIESE DIEC Course, There are THREE Modules and ONE Optional Module
  • Module 1: FLUENCY to develop one’s fluency in the use of vocabulary, grammar, listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Module 2: ACCURACY to improve your ability to accurately produce words and sentences with appropriate pronunciation and grammar.
  • Module 3: DISCOURSE MANAGEMENT to identify and develop strategies to manage one’s discourse effectively in different situations.
  • Optional 1: ENGLISH LANGUAGE PEDAGOGY to update your awareness of the latest trends in ELT
  • Optional 2: ENGLISH FOR BUSINESS to develop and improve your ability to use English for business purposes
  • Optional 3: ENGLISH FOR MEDIA to develop an awareness of the use of English language for media.

How to Apply for RIESE DIEC Course

  1. 1. Application forms can be obtained in person from the office or by post by sending a crossed Demand Draft (DD) for Rs 250/- drawn in favour of the Director Regional Institute of English, South India, Jnanabharathi Campus, Bengaluru, payable at Bengaluru. It can also be downloaded from website, in which case the application fee should be paid along with the course fee .
  2. 2. Course Fees Rs  2,500/- Course fee may be remitted through Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of the Director, Regional Institute of English, South India, Bengaluru, 560056 payable at Bengaluru or by NEFT to the given account. 
The bank details for NEFT are as follows:
  • Name of the Bank : Canara Bank
  • Branch Name : Sports Authority of India Bengaluru - 560 039
  • Account No. : 8411101001652 (Savings Bank Account) IFSC Code : CNRB0008411 
Kindly send details of the NEFT transaction to the e-mail ID: riediploma@gmail.com
(Note: Cash, Money Orders and Cheques will not be accepted)
3. Submit the filled in application, enclosing self-attested copies of certificates, to the following address by registered post on or before 31.05.2019.
The Director
Regional Institute of English, South India
Jnanabharathi Campus
Bengaluru - 560 056
4. Copies of certificates to be enclosed:
S.S.L.C Marks Card
Date of Birth proof
PUC Marks Card
Aadhar Card
TWO photographs

Details of RIESE DIEC Diploma in English Contact Programme

There will be two compulsory contact programmes. One in the month of October for 2 days and the other for 18 days in the month of April/May with examination towards the end of the contact programme. Candidates need to bring along with them all the study materials (course modules), one passport size and one stamp size photograph when they come for the contact programme.

Accommodation and food
  • i. Those participants who need accommodation at the institute hostel during the contact programme need to write to the Director, RIESI, Jnanabharathi campus, Bangalore, making a request for accommodation.
  • ii. Accommodation and food will be provided against payment as per the Institute norms. Accommodation will be provided only for the registered candidates and not for their family members/relatives/friends.
Rules for Submission of Assignments
  • i. The candidates will not be permitted to attend the final examination without the submission of both the assignments (Assignment 1 & 2) in all the subjects.
  • ii. Assignments could be Xeroxed and copy may be retained by the participants before submission to the office in case they get lost.
  • iii. The assignments to be hand written /typed and to be written on one side/both the sides of the paper.
  • iv. It is mandatory to score 30% (overall- including Assignment 1 and Assignment 2) in assignments (in addition to fulfilling the minimum score criteria in the written examination) to declare the candidate as have passed in this course.
  • v. Assignments on each Module should be written separately. However, submit each set of assignments i.e. Assignment 1 and Assignment 2 in a single packet. Write the Module (subject) Name, Assignment Number, your Name with Register Number and the Question numbers in all the assignments.
  • vi. Late submission of assignments by one month is accepted with a fine of Rs 100/- per subject (including both the assignments). Assignments submitted after the due date will not be considered for evaluation during that academic year.
  • vii. If the candidate wishes to submit the revised assignments, he/she should do so by paying a penalty of Rs 100/- per subject (including Assignment 1 and Assignment 2) before the due date.
  • viii. There is no provision for re-totalling or re-evaluation of assignments.
  • ix. It is required on the part of the candidates to do additional assignments given online or on other platforms to be eligible to attend the final contact classes.
Rules for Attendance
i. Candidates are allowed to write the examination if they have a minimum of 80% attendance in aggregate (including both the contact classes).
ii. If the candidate’s attendance is between 70% to 80%, he/she has to pay a penalty of Rs 500/- in order to take the final exam.
iii. A candidate with less than 70% attendance will not be allowed to write the exam.
iv. Candidates on government/department related duty (i.e. on official duty) should produce attendance certificate from the relevant department/organization to claim attendance.
Sl. No. Subject Internal Final
1. Fluency 30 (20 for oral test+ 50 for written exam) *70
2. Accuracy 30 70
3. Discourse Management 30 70
4. English Language Pedagogy 30 70
5. English for Business 30 70
6. English for Media 30 70
7. a. Teaching Practice - (Pedagogy)
b. Project Presentation - (Business and Media)
- 100
TOTAL 180 520

Grades for the candidate’s overall performance will be awarded as follows:
• Above 75%: A+
• 65 to 74.9%: A
• 60 to 64.9%: B+
• 55 to 59.9%: B
• 45 to 54.9%: C+
• 35 to 44.9%: C 
• Below 35: Fail
Candidates who fulfil all the course requirements will be awarded a DIEC Diploma in English Communication certificate on the successful completion of the course from RIESE.