Career in B.Ed

B. Ed as a Career

Teaching profession is considered as the prestigious and most respected job among the society. Teachers play a vital role in a student’s life. So it is a must that a teacher should be perfect in all ways. They should be a role model to the students. To become a teacher a qualification in B.Ed degree is compulsory. This undergraduate programme includes various teaching methods & training.

Many universities in India offer this course. Those who have pursued a bachelor’s degree in any discipline can join this course. B.Ed is a one year programme. The candidates can choose the specialization in this course depending on the discipline they have studied in graduation. The career opportunities for these professionals are huge nowadays. They can get in to the teaching profession in various government as well as private institutions. The various employment areas for these graduates are schools, coaching centers, education departments, home tuitions, educational consultancies, private tuitions and so on.

Scope for Higher Studies after B.Ed

M.Ed is a higher option after B.Ed. But for joining this course one should be a post graduate in any discipline. This post graduation degree is offered by DIET centers all over the country. After the completion of M.Ed course, graduates can join as higher secondary teachers in various institutions. Mphil is also another option.

Advantages of Bachelor of Education

The need for trained teachers is high at present due to the increase in the emergence of various schools. The professionals in this field have many benefits.  The job ensures job security, job satisfaction and also good pay packages. The job also ensures flexible schedule.

The teachers are not only responsible in developing a student’s academic knowledge but they also make them perfect in all aspects of life

Career Opportunities after B.Ed

As said earlier, to become a successful professional in teaching field one should have a minimum qualification in Bachelor of Education. The job opportunities for these professionals are numerous. They can find employment in various government and government aided institutions. For this recruitment the government organizes SET. After qualifying this examination one can join as teacher in any government school in the State. The B.Ed graduates can teach in high primary and high school level.

The M.Ed graduates can find employment in schools anywhere in the country after qualifying the NET. They can teach in higher secondary level and even work as lecturers in various universities or colleges.


Prominent institutes offering

 BEd programme:

·         Central Institute of Education (Department of Education of the Delhi University)

·         Jamia Millia Islamia (Delhi)

·         Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University –

·         Maharaja Sayajirao University-Baroda

·         Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey (SNDT)

·         Women’s University -Mumbai

·         Banaras Hindu University (BHU)

·         Calcutta University