• The Icfai University, Dehradun

The B.Ed. Program

The B.Ed. Program

The B.Ed Program is offered by the ICFAI Education School, the ICFAI University, Dehradun. ICFAI Education School has conceived and developed a unique B.Ed. Program to train the teachers to meet the challenges of emerging trends and competitive environment. The curriculum and pedagogy adopted are exploratory and reflective in nature. An applied approach to learning is followed keeping in view the national and international standards of education. Emphasis is given to holistic development of the students to meet the ever-changing demands of education through the two year full-time program.

Two Years

Pass in Graduation / Post Graduation (Sciences / Social Sciences / Humanities disciplines) with 50% and above aggregate marks.

Students who successfully complete the B.Ed Program are awarded the Bachelor of Education degree by the ICFAI University, Dehradun subject to University regulations.

Approval from NCTE
The B.Ed. Program offered by the ICFAI Education School, the ICFAI University, Dehradun has been approved by the National Council for Teacher Education.

Program Highlights

  • Curriculum is made-up of Foundational, Professional, Experiential learning and Elective courses
  • Special Courses for Enhancing Professional Capacities
  • Competent, committed and experienced faculty
  • Unique teacher internship program
  • Modern separate labs for Science and Psychology, Social Studies and Educational Technology
  • Computer lab with latest infrastructure and Multimedia and internet connection to all computers in the computer lab.

Unique Features of the Program
The B.Ed. Program is unique as the curriculum not only provides foundational and professional knowledge courses but also provides experiential learning in the form of:

  • Intensive Teaching Workshops
  • Pedagogical methods
  • Creativity in Teaching
  • Critical understanding of Information of Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Enhancement of professional capacities
  • Opportunities to develop social sensitivity
  • Counseling and Mentoring Sessions
  • Soft skills training
  • Opportunities to develop Social Sensitivity

Program Structure

The B.Ed. Program is designed to develop leaders for tomorrow in the field of education. To meet this challenge the curriculum is organized around four specific academic components. The program structure comprises of foundation courses, experiential learning courses, methodology courses and optional course.

Year I
  • Childhood and growing up
  • Contemporary India and Education
  • Language across the curriculum (1/2)
  • Understanding disciplines and subjects (1/2)
  • Reading and reflecting on texts (1/2)
  • Engagement with the field: Tasks and Assignments
  • Learning and Teaching
  • Pedagogy of a school subject - Part I
  • Knowledge and curriculum - Part I
  • Assessment for learning
  • Drama and art in education
  • Engagement with the field: Tasks and Assignments
Summer Term
Year II
  • Pedagogy of a school subject
  • School Internship
  • Case Study
  • Gender, School and Society
  • Knowledge and curriculum - Part II
  • Creating an inclusive school - Part II
  • Optional course*
  • Critical understanding of ICT
  • Understanding the self
  • Engagement with the field: Tasks and Assignments
Optional Courses: Health and Physical Education, Value Education, Population Education, Environment Education and Counseling & Mentoring.