Education Dept


History of the Department:

The Postgraduate Department of Studies in Education was established in the University in 1967. M.Ed. programme is being offered since its inception. Courses such as M.Phil and Ph.D. have been added in the Department.  Over the years, there has been a considerable diversification in these courses in terms of their content and structure to keep them in tune with quality and relevance. Substantial contribution has been made by the Department in the almost last FIVE decades of its existence.  A good number of competent trained teachers have passed through the ages of the department and are employed as Educational Planners, Educational Administrators, Curriculum Developers and Educational Researchers in the State of Karnataka and also in National level Institutions such as NCERT, NEUPA, NCTE, IIM as well as several Universities.  The Department has striven hard to maintain quality and excellence in programmes, despite a substantial increase in the number of candidates that has been admitted to its different programmes. The Department has produced a number of Ph.Ds’, M.Phils’ and M.Eds’ and several research tools.

Chairperson :  Dr. Narayanaswamy M

Tenure 05.03.2022 to 04.03.2024

Contact Us:
Department of Education Manasa Bhavana Jnanabharathi Campus Bangalore University Bengaluru-560056
Phone: 080 22961621


1.  M.Ed

Duration: Two years CBCS semester based programme.

Intake: 35. (Thirty five)

Nature: Regular. (Full-time)

Eligibility: B. Ed with 50% for GM & OBC, 45 % for SC/ST & CAT- I

2. Ph.D

The Ph.D. programme Entry is through Entrance examination as well as UGC-JRF, NET & SLET etc. The Ph.D. programme is conducted based on UGC Guidelines.;

Sl. No Name Qualifications Designation Specialization Profile
1 Dr. M. Narayana Swamy M.A., M.Ed. M.Phil, Ph.D Professor Philosophical Found. of Education, Educational Administration View
2 Dr Vanishree Koppad M.Ed. Ph.D Assistant Professor View