Diploma in Education (D.Ed.)

Diploma in Education (D.Ed.) is a certificate-level course in education. Education (also called learning, teaching, or schooling) in the general sense is any act or experience that has a formative effect on the mind, character, or physical ability of an individual

Top Institutes offering D.Ed. are:

  • Integral University, Lucknow
  • Bhabha College of Education, Bhopal
  • Bharat College of Education, Yamuna Nagar
  • BR College of Education, Kurukshetra

Eligibility‎: ‎10+2 or Equivalent

Duration‎: ‎1 Years


Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

Bachelor of Education or B. Ed. is an undergraduate program of 2-year duration. The course specifically caters to the students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching and related fields. It is a skill based training program which imparts knowledge to students regarding all aspects of classroom teaching. The course can be pursued through full time, correspondence or distance learning by various universities throughout the country.

National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) is the sole authority which is responsible for monitoring the study programs on education. The minimum eligibility criteria for B.Ed. admission completion of graduation in any of Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) or Bachelor in Commerce (B. Com.) from a recognized university.

B.Ed: Distance Education

The minimum duration for B. Ed. through distance education is two years, however, the maximum duration is five years. Candidates should have trained in-service teachers in elementary education or they must have completed a NCTE recognized teacher education program through face-to-face mode.

Master of Education (M.Ed)

The Top M. Ed Colleges in India offer this course with the affiliation from the NCERT. In general, M. Ed course in India is offered as a two-year course. Top M. Ed colleges in India will require that applicants must have completed their B. Ed with at least 50% of marks.

M.Ed. Programme through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) System is to provide an opportunity to teachers, teacher educators and educational administrators to for their professional development. The Master of education is of one academic year with two semesters of 18 weeks each. Many students will be admitted to the programme every year. The seat matrix will be worked out every year for making provisions to different States/UTs. This is typically the area where teachers are increasing their knowledge in their specific field or branching to another area within teaching.


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