• The ICFAI University,  Mizoram

The MA (Education) Program

The MA (Education) Program

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The Master of Arts (MA) in Education Program is a 2 year full time campus program offered by the University which focuses on the theory and practice of education. It explores the various aspects of educational thought and studies the various processes in the discipline of education.

Duration:
Two years

Award of Degree:
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the “Master of Arts in Education” Degree by the University.

Eligibility:
Pass in graduation in Education or an allied discipline with minimum 40% aggregate marks. Graduates from other disciplines may submit an application to the Registrar for special consideration. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure:
The MA Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. Candidates are required to complete 12 Core Papers and three electives. Students are additionally required to complete a Master’s research project and a Postgraduate Dissertation.

MA (Education) Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
YEAR I
  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Psychological Foundations of Education
  • Sociological Foundations of Education
  • Statistical Methods
  • Curriculum Development
  • History of Indian Education
  • Research Methodology
  • Elective I
Master Research
Semester-III Semester-IV
YEAR II
  • Comparative Education
  • Educational Testing and Evaluation
  • Special Education
  • Elective II
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Teacher Education
  • Elective III
  • Postgraduate Dissertation

Electives : Semester-II: Vocational Education; Advanced Statistical Methods; Educational Thought.
Semester - III: Pedagogy; Higher Education; Educational Planning and Management Education Technology; Environmental Education.
Semester - IV: Psychological Tests and Experiments in Education; Contemporary Issues in Education; Education for Women Empowerment.


The program structure is subject to change (if required).