NCTE Norms regarding qualification of Academic Staff for B.Ed. Course

To be Published in the Gazette of India [Extraordinary] Part-III, Section 4

National Council For Teacher Education

NEW Delhi

NOTIFICATION

Dated 31st August, 2009

APPENDIX 4

Norms and Standards for Bachelor of Education programme leading to Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) degree

 

Para 4 (II): Qualifications of the Academic Staff

(i) Principal/Head (in multi-faculty institution):-

(a) Academic and professional qualification will be as prescribed for the post of lecturer; and

(b) Ph.D. in Education

(c) Ten years teaching experience out of which at least five years teaching experience in a Secondary Teacher Education Institution.

Note:- In the event of non-availability of eligible and suitable candidates for appointment as Principal/Head as per above eligibility criteria, it would be permissible to appoint retired Professor/Head in Education on contract basis for a period not exceeding one year at a time till such time the candidates complete 65 years of age.

(ii) Lecturer

(a) Foundation Courses (One)

(i) Master’s Degree in science/humanities/arts with fifty percent marks

(ii) M.Ed. with at least fifty five percent marks or its equivalent grade and

(iii) Any other stipulation prescribed by the UGC / affiliating body / State Govt. from time to time for the positions of principal and lecturers shall be mandatory

OR

(i) M.A. in Education with fifty five percent marks or its equivalent grade

(ii) B.Ed. with at least fifty five percent marks and

(iii) Any other stipulation prescribed by the UGC / affiliating body / State Govt. from time to time for the positions of principal and lecturers shall be mandatory.

 

(b) Methodology Courses Six

(i) Master’s degree in a school subject with fifty percent marks

(ii) M.Ed. degree with at least fifty five percent marks or its equivalent grade and

(iii) Any other stipulation prescribed by the UGC / affiliating body / State Govt. from time to time for the positions of principal and lecturers shall be mandatory

(c) Lecturers in Art Education – One (Part Time)

(Fine Arts / Performing Art)

Master’s degree in Fine Arts / Music fifty five percent marks.

(d) Director of Physical Education (D.P.E) – One (Part Time)

Master’s Degree in Physical Education with fifty five percent marks

Note (1) At least one lecturer should have specialization in ICT and another in the special education.