“Higher Education to Everyone, Everywhere” Department of Education was started in the year 1973 in ICC & CE of University of Mysore with B.A. in Education. KSOU was established in 1996 and after fulfilling the norms, got recognition from NCTE to start B.Ed. and M.Ed. with an intake of 500 students and 475 students respectively. KSOU was the first university to start M.Ed. programme through Distance mode. Department of Education is the pioneer in introducing SLM in KSOU in 2000. Programmes offered by the Department of Education are: B.A in Education, B.Ed. and Ph.D. M.Ed.,(upto 2014-16), B.Ed. in Spl. Education(upto 2014-16 with RCI Recognition) and PGDHE(upto 2014-15). The Department is offering M.A in Education from the academic year 2021- 22(July cycle).
School of Education in KSOU is committed to provide quality education to students who aspire to become teachers or educational professionals. We offer a range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma programs in education that are designed to meet the needs of aspiring educators. Our programs are structured to provide students with a solid foundation in educational theory and practice, and to equip them with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their careers.
Our faculty is composed of experienced educators and researchers who are dedicated to provide supportive and challenging learning environment for our students. We believe in a student-centered approach to education, and we strive to create a collaborative and inclusive community of learners.
Furthermore, School of Education is committed to promoting innovation and excellence in teaching and learning. We believe that education is a key driver of social and economic development, and we are dedicated to producing graduates who are equipped to make a positive impact in their communities.