Master of Education (M Ed) is a post graduate degree course that can be done after completing your B Ed program. Approx 400 universities are offering M.Ed course in different geographical locations like Northern, Eastern, Western, Southern and North East etc. M.Ed course is a special post graduate for teachers training. After completed M.Ed course in Kolkata any one can apply as a faculty in B.Ed colleges in West Bengal as well as India. M.Ed is a special education for teachers. The sampled universities included both Central and State universities syllabuses prepared by the accrediting agencies were also covered.
M.Ed admission 2017 in Kolkata is going on in different M.Ed colleges in West Bengal and India. M.Ed curriculum procured from different universities and accredited institutions in India. The analysis covered major components of curriculum such as year of introducing the course (General, Elementary, and Special Education), nature of examination – annual or semester system, admission procedure, teaching hours/credits earmarked for each course/paper and the medium of instruction. The analysis also covered course structure of different M.Ed curricula with regard to aspects such as foundation/core subjects, elective subject’s practicum, evaluation scheme and pedagogies used for transacting the curriculum. Analysis sheets were designed on different components of M.Ed Curriculum. Tables were constructed for organization of the analysis data from the analysis sheet. The methodology is analytic – descriptive where ever available information from the University website was also used.
It examines the extent to which the curriculum structure of different universities is aligned to the structure provided by the accrediting agency. The analysis revolves around the age of the curriculum, the target group served (General Education, Special Education, Elementary Education), type of course (semester system/annual), admission procedure, weight age to each course in terms of teaching time and credits/marks, medium of instruction and expected attendance. Further analysis includes theory and practical courses and evaluation scheme.
Eligibility Criteria for Admission:
Candidates who are interested to take M.Ed Admission 2017 in West Bengal must have at least 50% marks in Master‟s Degree (with 3 years Honours Course) and at least 55% marks in B.Ed are eligible to apply for admission to the programme.
There shall be relaxation of marks for candidates belonging to SC/ST/ and physically challenged categories as per the Rules of the Government of West Bengal.
The M.Ed course is aimed at brushing up your knowledge of methodology of educational research and getting yourself acquainted with social and psychological aspects of teaching and education. Due to unparallel development in the field of education during the last few decades, the need was felt for such programs and courses, which can fill the void of expertise in this domain.