Message from Dean
Dr. Satyendra Gupta (Dean) School of Education
We are pleased to welcome you to the Galgotias University Uttar Pradesh, School of Education. Galgotias University was established as State Private University in 2011 by the Uttar Pradesh State Act (Act No. 14 of 2011). The University has carved a niche for itself by producing professionals of national and international acclaim. Owing to its highly qualified faculty, state-of-the-art infrastructure, quality teaching and learning procedures, Galgotias University is emerging as one of the preferred institutions for students, opting for higher studies. With well defined academic procedures and the stringent check on quality that has become a hall mark of Galgotias University, it has become the favourite destination for recruitment by renowned corporate houses and institutions.
The University set up the ‘School of Education’ (SOE) with the objective of providing excellence in the education, teacher training and research. The School of Education, Galgotias University Uttar Pradesh started one year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.). from the academic session 2014-2015 with due recognition from the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE). As per the NCTE Regulations- 2014 all teacher education programs transformed in to two years duration. Therefore, B.Ed. and M.Ed. programs became two years in duration from the academic session 2015-16. SOE also started NCTE recognised Master of Education (M.Ed.) program from the academic session 2016-17. The school is also offering doctoral program ‘Doctor of Philosophy’ (Ph.D.) in Education.
At Galgotias University, our first aim is to foster intellectual and academic development of the prospective teachers and to instil values in them so that they become able to contribute to the society and the nation. We also aim to gain a name and reputation in the field of teacher education, education and research through our commitment towards maintaining high standards in teacher preparation programmes. We have a highly skilled, talented, dynamic and committed team of educators to impart innovative and specialized education in the field of education and teacher education.
The School has adopted all programs’ curriculum and syllabi in the semester system in view of present needs of the society in line with the global trends to prepare student-teachers to have in depth understanding of the qualitative skills, global competitiveness and practical learning required in imparting skills and hands on experience relevant to the school environment and work culture. B.Ed. and M.Ed. syllabuses are designed in four semesters as per the guidelines provided by the NCTE and NCERT for two years program and ‘UGC Guidelines on Adoption of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)’. Our teacher education programs curriculums are matched with the renowned Universities of the country.
The School of Education provides state-of-the-art infrastructure and learning resources that help in creating a conducive learning environment for the professional development of pupil-teachers. The School provides a variety of learning experiences to prospective teachers on a regular basis at the physical, mental and intellectual level, in both theoretical and practical terms. Detailed academic calendar is prepared for the smooth conduct of the programs. Our B.Ed. students are completing their School Internships in reputed schools of Delhi-NCR in their second and fourth semesters.
SOE is also helping their B.Ed. students for the placement. Before the completion of the B.Ed. program some of our B.Ed. students are securing their teaching jobs in highly reputed schools of Delhi-NCR. Some of the schools are- Ahlcon International School, Mayur Vihar- I, New Delhi, Kothari International School, Noida, Ramagya School, Dadri, Kaushalya World School, Greater Noida and Mount Litera Zee School, Greater Noida, Somerville School, Vasundhara Enclave, Delhi, Fortune World School, Greater Noida, Modern School, New Delhi etc.
Our B.Ed. students also remained successful in getting government teaching jobs in Kendriya Vidyalaya, U.P. Basic Education Department and Bihar government jobs.
M.Ed. and Ph.D. scholars are contributing in the research fields. A good number of research papers, book chapters, international and national conference paper presented by them.
We have been regularly updating our curriculum of B.Ed. program. Now, as per the recommendations of the NEP- 2020 from academic session 2021-22 we have introduced the courses on Coding and Artificial Intelligence.
If you have a desire for social service, love teaching, understanding, creative, enthusiastic, energetic and want to help the younger generation in their grooming, we invite you to become a part of our initiative at Galgotias University and enjoy an exciting journey of teaching profession.
"I Thank Shri Suneel Galgotia ji, Chancellor Galgotias University, who has been a visionary, Philanthropist and above all a great humanitarian for providing me with the opportunity to serve this prestigious University and disseminate knowledge to the students."
I am happy to be a part of Galgotias University.