• The ICFAI University, Meghalaya

The B.A. (Education) Program

The B.A. (Education) Program

The Bachelor in Arts in Education program is designed to prepare the students to understand, learn and practically apply the basic tenets of Education as a discipline of study. The program will help deliver skills and strategies for learning, from the sociological to the philosophical and psychological pillars of education. This program is prepared in a way to understand how we learn, what we learn, and how we transform that learning into action. The range of issues in education is vast. Hence, it will provide opportunities to explore topics with an in depth analysis. B.A. (Education) will give access to a wide range of learning experiences to hone the abilities and enable one to engage positively in any context.

Duration : Three years

Pass in Class XII or equivalent (any discipline).

Students awaiting results are also eligible to apply.

Program Structure
The B.A. (Education) Program is organized into 6 semesters in 3 years. There are 36 courses. Students are additionally required to undertake 2 dissertations. 

B.A. (Education) Program Structure
Year I Semester I Semester - II
  • Foundations of Education
  • History of Education in India
  • Education and Human Development
  • Educational Psychology
  • Education and Sociology
  • English Writing
  • Thought and Practices in Education
  • Educational Organization and Management
  • Educational Administration
  • Emerging Issues in Education
  • Trends in Contemporary Indian Education
  • Alternative English/Modern Indian Languages (Khasi/Garo)
Summer Internship I
Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Learning Method and Pedagogy
  • Teacher Education
  • Value and Moral Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Population Education
  • Technical Report Writing
  • Research Methodology in Education
  • Comparative Education
  • Economics of Education
  • Alternative Schooling
  • Human Rights and Education
  • Environment Studies
Summer Internship II
Year III Semester - V Semester - VI
  • Educational Measurement and Evaluation
  • Educational Statistics
  • Technology and Education
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Higher Education in India
  • Mental Health Issues in Education
  • Curriculum Designing
  • Education for Women in India
  • Inclusive Education
  • ontinuing and Adult Education
  • Distance Education
  • Special Education

The program structure is subject to periodic review.