Bachelor of Education (B. ED.)
The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) programme extends over a period of 1 year, consisting of 2 semesters. The duration of the first semester is 16 weeks and that of the second semester is 18 weeks (204 working days). The minimum duration for teaching practice is 6 weeks.
In order to be eligible for B.Ed., a candidate must have passed any degree examination conducted by any recognized university in India or abroad (recognized as equivalent to the 10+2+3 pattern of education in India) with at least 50% aggregate marks.
The B.Ed. course is committed to prepare future teachers who are confident, competent and capable of facing challenges of future without stress. The core curriculum in B.Ed. level encompasses philosophical, psychological, sociological and political aspects which form the foundation for developing the mental-set with regard to pedagogy.
From a sociological perspective, teacher trainees are acquainted with the nature of society and its changing structure. They are exposed to the parameters of Indian system of education, its structure, problems at different levels of education and school management.