M.Ed – Master of Education

The popularity of M.Ed (Master of Education) course is on the rise to keep in touch with modern educational pattern in the world. M.Ed course has been launched at a number of accredited colleges and universities. Upon completion of this postgraduate program, an individual gains the capability to train students in a more scientific and interesting way and gets a competitive edge over others in the career as an educator.

Why Choose this Course?

An M.Ed program imparts knowledge on various teaching methodologies. There is huge demand for M.Ed qualified individuals in reputed private, government, and international schools both in the country and overseas. A person currently involved in teaching can also opt for this course, in order to improve his teaching skills. The program not only lets the individual enjoy the stimulation and challenge to master the subject, but also plays a significant role by contributing to social science education. This program enhances an individual’s skills in curriculum development, critical thinking, and research. Apart from the job of a teacher, this degree also calls for a career as school administrator. With this degree an individual can also think of a career as a school psychologist or counselor. The program enhances management, writing and research skills, which can also be applied to different career fields.

Eligibility Criteria for M.Ed

In order to pursue this course, candidates need to have a bachelor’s degree in education (B.Ed). Some institutes also offer admission to candidates holding a bachelors degree in the respective field. Eligible candidates also need to have work experience in the field of education. Eligible applicants have to qualify in a written entrance examination, followed by a personal interview.

List of M.Ed Colleges in India

Name of the College / Institute Location
M.G. University, Department Of Education, Kudamaloor, Kottayam 686560 Kerala
University Of Calicut, P.O Malapuram, Kozhikode 673635 Kerala
University Of Kerala, University P.O., Thiruvananthapuram 695034 Kerala
Andhra University, Visakhapatanam-530003 Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal University, Department of Education, P.O. Doimukh, Distt. Papumpara-791112 Arunachal Pradesh
Patna University, Patna 800005 Bihar
Goa University, Taleigao Plateau, Goa 403203 Goa
Jamia Millia Islamia, Maulana Mohammed Ali Jauhar Marg, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi 110025 Delhi
University Of Delhi, Dept. Of Education, 33 Chhatra Marg, Delhi 110007 Delhi
Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar 364002 Gujarat
Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar 246174 Jammu & Kashmir
University Of Jammu, New Campus, Bapa Sahib Ambedkar Road, Jammu Tawi 180004 Jammu & Kashmir
University Of Kashmir, University Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar 190006 Jammu & Kashmir

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M.Ed Entrance Exams

Different institutes conduct various entrance examinations for admission to M.Ed course. Some of the entrance examinations are -

  • Banaras Hindu University M Ed Entrance Examination
  • Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut M.Ed Entrance Test
  • Delhi University M Ed Entrance Examination
  • Maharshi Dayanand University M Ed Entrance Examination
  • Calicut University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Punjab University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Aligarh Muslim University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Dr. Ambedkar Open University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University M Ed Entrance Examination
  • Kerala University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Kurukshetra University M.Ed Entrance Exam
  • Maharshi Dayanand University Rohtak M Ed Entrance Examination
  • M. J. P. Rohilkhand University Entrance Exam
  • University Of Patna M.Ed Entrance Exam

How to Prepare for M.Ed Entrance Examination

The entrance examination is to evaluate how much passionate a candidate is toward a teaching career. The examination also evaluates the skills and knowledge of an individual in the concerned subject. Apart from the subject of specialization, the examination also contains question on educational psychology, teaching methodology, and school management.

Recommended Books

Some of the reference books that can prove to be helpful for candidates who are appearing for the M.Ed entrance exams are as follows:

  • M. Ed. Guide by Bhatia K.K
  • Handbook Of M. Ed. Entrance Paperback by Chaman Lal Banga
  • M.Ed Entrance Test by M. Ed. Pravesh Pariksha

M.Ed Course – A Brief Overview

Master of Education course covers the specific research areas of methodology of education, philosophical importance of education, social education to some extent, education technology, education in modern teaching methods, basic concepts of environmental science, management of educational institutes, the role of modern universities, psychology of students according to various age levels, human rights and ultra-modern training methodology.

M.Ed Colleges in India

Andhra Pradesh Assam West Bengal
Bihar Chhattisgarh Delhi
Goa Gujarat Haryana
Himachal Pradesh Jammu & Kashmir Jharkhand
Karnataka Kerala Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra Orissa Punjab
Rajasthan Tamil Nadu Uttar Pradesh