Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) is a 2 year undergraduate teaching program that enables you to pursue a career in teaching and other related fields. This course can also be commonly known as Bachelor of Training or Shiksha Shastri. ou can clear this degree within a maximum time span of 5 years. It covers subjects like holistic education, psychology, guidance and counselling and others.
B.Ed course is basically a teaching program that one can opt only after their graduation. This course is preferably suitable for those who are willing to pursue their career in teaching line. This course can be pursued through correspondence too and it is necessary for teaching at secondary and higher secondary standards.
This is also a viable option for you if you wish to go for M.Ed to get higher expertise. This 2 year program is usually divided into 4 semesters.
|Course Level||Bachelor's Degree|
|Full Form||Bachelor of Education|
|Eligibility||50-55% marks in graduation degree|
|Admission Process||Either by Entrance Exams or by Merit|
|Course Fee||Up to 1 Lakh|
|Average Salary||Up to 4 Lakhs per annum|
|Specializations||B.Ed (Accounts), B.Ed (English), B.Ed (Maths), B.Ed (Sanskrit) and others|
|Career Prospects||Counsellor, Teacher, Consultant, Education researcher, Content writer and others|
Bachelor of Education makes you more efficient in the field of providing education by enhancing your communication skills and by widening the knowledge of the subject.
There are many other perks of this course like:
B.Ed and BTC are the courses that focuses on teaching professions. The only difference between these courses is that the BTC course is more into the primary teaching. BTC course is also offered at the certificate level. The following table shows the key difference between B.Ed and BTC degrees in terms of Impact, course material, and orientation.
|Full Form||Bachelor of Education||Basic Training Certificate|
|Overview||B.Ed allows one to pursue their career in teaching students up to the grade of 12th standard.||BTC makes you eligible for primary teaching.|
|Duration||2 Years||2 Years|
|Eligibility||Qualified 10+2 from a recognised board||Qualified 10+2 from a recognised board|
|Average Annual Fee||Up to INR 1 Lakhs per annum||Up to INR 1.3 Lakhs per annum|
|Average Salary Offered||Up to INR 4 Lakhs per annum||Up to INR 3 Lakhs per annum|
|Semester 1||Semester 2||Semester 3||Semester 4|
|Childhood and Growing up||Learning and Teaching||Engagement with the Field Tasks||Gender, School and Society|
|Contemporary India and Education||Knowledge and Curriculum||Creating an inclusive school||Reading and Reflecting on Texts|
|Language across the Curriculum||Assessment for Learning||Health, Yoga and Physical Education||Arts in Education|
|Understanding ICT and its applications||Understanding the Self|