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Teacher Education courses through Distance Universities

Education Courses for Teachers through Distance Learning in India

Teacher education may be broadly grouped into five categories: education for (1) pre-primary and elementary school, (2) secondary and higher school, (3) physical education, (4) For the physically handicapped, and (5) For specific subjects.

PG Diploma and Certificate Teaching courses are as follows -

Elementary Education for Teachers

The eligibility requirement for elementary teacher education programme is a pass in secondary or higher secondary examination. The District Institutes of Education and Training (DIETs) established as model institutions for preparing elementary teachers have prescribed senior secondary (Arts, Science, and Commerce) as the desired qualification requirement for admission to programmes offered by them.

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) (New Delhi-110068) offers a Diploma in Primary Education specifically for teachers in North-Eastern States and Sikkim. The course is open only to in-service primary and elementary school teachers with two years of teaching experience. For more information refer to IGNOU B ed through Correspondence

For more information refer to B ed Correspondence and M ed Correspondence

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