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Department of Education

About

The Department of Education was started in 2009 with the objectives of enhancing the professional Competencies and skills of serving teachers in Elementary, Secondary and Senior Secondary Schools. The Department offers B.Ed programmes from the academic year 2009 – 2010, after duly recognized by NCTE, Bangalore. The department also offering B.Sc. B.Ed (Four Year Integrated Programme) from the academic year 2015, M.Phil. programmes (Full Time/Part Time) and Ph.D. programme (Full Time / Part Time) from the academic year 2010 – 2011. Curriculum innovation is given priority by the University to make the courses with job oriented. Besides the regular activities, the faculty members of the Education Department are actively involved in research oriented activities also along with the publication of articles in national and international journals. The Department organizes workshops, seminars and Conferences to enrich the academic community.

Vision

To prepare world class teachers for secondary level and senior secondary level by providing upto date techno-pedagogical, professional knowledge skills and values appropriate the branch of study a student has chosen to specialize that enable them to produce future citizens with global competency.

Mission

  • • To offer innovative under graduates, post graduates and Doctoral programme.
  • • To provide simulating environment to practice techno pedagogical and professional skills in schools.
  • • To create right aptitude and positive attitude towards teaching profession and research.
  • • To train student teachers to bring out full potentiality of their future students.
  • • To reflect values in all the teaching learning activities.

Courses Offered

  • B.Ed (Two Years Programme)
    • Subject offered: Tamil, English, History, Geography, Mathematics, Physical Science, Biological Science, and Computer Science. Commerce and Accountancy, Economics

  • B.Sc. B.Ed (Four Year Integrated Programme)
    • Three Major systems
      1. Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
      2. Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science

  • M.Phil - Education (Full Time / Part Time Mode)
  • Ph.D - Education (Full Time/ Part Time Mode)

Subjects offered and Eligibility

  • - B.Ed Programme
    • • Tamil, English, Mathematics, Physical Science, Biological Science, Computer Science, History, Geography
    • Eligibility: UG/PG Degree from any recognized University with minimum of 45% marks.
  • • Economics, Commerce and Accountancy
  • Eligibility : Only PG Degree with minimum of 50% marks .

  • - B.Sc.Ed. Programme
    • Three Major System:
    • • Stream 1: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
    • • Stream 2: Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science
    • Eligibility: Should have passed 10 + 2 / equivalent pattern of study with 50% in aggregate with subjects Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Computer Science with any other subjects.
  • • Economics, Commerce and Accountancy
  • Eligibility : Only PG Degree with minimum of 50% marks.

  • - M.Phil and Ph.D.
  • Eligibility: PG in Education with 55 % from any recognized university.

Highlights of B. Ed. Programme

  • • 28% of Alumni have passed TET as against the state average of 4% .
  • • Well equipped Laboratories.
  • • Highly qualified faculty members.
  • • E – Content teaching.
  • • Excellent teaching.
  • • Tamil/English medium.
  • • Coaching for TET & Communication Skill.

Focus on Skill Building.

  • • Learning by Doing.
  • • Action - research.
  • • Project - based learning.
  • • Blended Learning Techniques.
  • • Model – School approach.
  • • Providing leadership training.
  • • Empowering underprivileged & Women students.
  • • Promoting academic exchange.
  • • Establishing academic linkages between Educational Intuitions.
  • • Catering the needs of diverse students.
  • • Facilitating the students to grow to their utmost potential.
  • • Developing global perception.

Salient Features For B.Ed

  • • Semester System
  • • General Library
  • • Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • • TET Coaching
  • • Job Fair
  • • Educational Tour
  • • Clubs & Societies
  • • Alumni Association
  • • Developing e-teachers
  • • Well Equipped Laboratories
  • • Transport Facilities
  • • Hostel Facilities
  • • Developing professional competency of the teacher

Salient features of B.Sc. B.Ed

  • • 3 Major Degree Programme (PMC, CsMP) with B.Ed (in all four years) .
  • • Better Job opportunities.
  • • Can pursue M.Sc. in any of the three major subjects studied in their B.Sc. B.Ed.
  • • Can be qualified to teach Either Mathematics or Science subject in Schools.
  • • Development of Pedagogical skills for three major subjects in all the four Years.
  • • Developing e-teachers.
  • • Simultaneously preparing for TET/ Group I & II Examinations.