The School of Education was established in 2004 to offer teacher education programmes both in Tamil and English medium. The School of Education started to offer B.Ed Programme in English Medium since 2004 and in Tamil Medium since 2006 with an annual intake of 500 each. This B.Ed Programme is offered through 10 Programme Study Centres approved by the Tamil Nadu Open University and recognized by the Nation Council for Teacher Education distributed in the State of Tamil Nadu. Its vision is “Providing harmonious and holistic human development through quality teacher education amongst the reach of all”; and its mission is “Be the prime choice for a diverse community of teachers by offering relevant, innovative curricula by suitable technologies towards academic excellence”. The school shows uniqueness in all dimensions of running teacher education programme through distance mode. The Self Instructional Materials of B.Ed, both in Tamil and English Medium are developed by the faculty members of the school are highly beneficial to the students. These course materials are used by several other Universities, while launching their B.Ed. programme. The instructional strategies in teaching-learning are carried out with innovative methods and latest technologies. The student support services, extension service and quality training are being provided to the learners.
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