Master of Arts in Education

Duration: 2 years (four semesters)
Eligibility: Any bachelor’s degree

About the Programme

Education as a field of knowledge is growing day by day and knowledge is as diverse as education itself. Hence, education as a subject is concerned with issues like educational systems and their roles in society, the individual’s development, and different learning environments. The MA Education programme is aimed at preparing students with a good understanding of educational capabilities, and commitment to society. Furthermore, the programme aims to familiarise the students with the technologies for professional development in the discipline. The degree also prepares students for research work and ensures that students develop capabilities to critically evaluate issues and emerging trends influencing the field of education.

Course delivery

Theory: lectures, demonstrations, discussions, group discussions, assignments, self-directed activities

Practical: presentations, seminars, workshops, micro teaching, dissertations, school observations, fieldwork and other experiential activities

Career prospects:

  • School/college teachers
  • Teacher educators
  • Curriculum designers
  • Education counsellors
  • School administrators
  • Policymakers
  • Education departments in government
  • Researchers in education
This course is offered in:-

Department of Education,
Martin Luther Christian University, 
Dongktieh, Nongrah, Shillong-793006