The Department of Education, Bharathiar University was started in March,2012 with an objective of bringing out effective and efficient Teacher Educators besides ensuring quality and need based researches in the field of Education. At present, the Department offers M.Phil., and Ph.D Programmes in Education (Both Full-time & Part time). The University has proposed to start the M.Ed., Programme from 2013-2014 with due recognition of the NCTE. The Department emphasizes a shift from mass teaching to personalized instruction, single learning to multiple learning, rigid teacher dominated to flexible learner centered classroom environment. The thrust areas of research in the Department are Educational Psychology, Education Technology, Environment Education, Pedagogical Techniques, Instructional Designs, Media in Education, Web – Based Learning, English Language Teaching, etc.
Professor and Head
Department of Education
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore