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MA Education Program

About the Program Program-Icon

The University offers the 2 year MA (Education Program. The objectives of the program are:

  • To provide a wider scope to graduates particularly the graduates of Tripura who aspire to pursue postgraduation in the field of education.
  • To provide both a foundation in basic skills and the development of advanced skills.
  • To create a community of scholars adequately equipped for participation in educational discourse to work on the policies and problems related to the world of education.

The advantages for the students are; multidisciplinary approach to learning; modular curriculum which facilitates wider choices for students ensuring cross-disciplinary education..

Duration Program-Icon

2 Years

Eligibility Program-Icon

Pass in Graduation (in any discipline). Final year degree students awaiting results may also apply.

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Program Structure

The program consists of 18 courses covered in 4 semesters spread over 2 years. Students are also required to do dissertation work on significant problem in the field of education.

Semester-I Semester-II
Year-I
  • Philosophical & Sociological Foundations of Education
  • Psychology of Learning and Development
  • Basic Research Methodology
  • Communication and Human Skill
  • Dissertation-I (Research Proposal/ Synopsis)
  • Historical Foundation of Education
  • Elective – I
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Teacher Education
  • Dissertation-II (Search as a Researcher)
Semester-III Semester-IV
Year-II
  • Advanced Research Methodology and statistics
  • Educational Technology
  • Elective – II
  • Expository Writing
  • Dissertation-III (Execute as a Researcher)
  • Understanding of ICT
  • Practicum (Term Paper/ Problem Paper)
  • Dissertation

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.

Electives

Electives - I: Comparative Education, Educational Measurement and Evaluation, Value Education, Spiritual Education, Mental Health & Hygiene, Non Formal Education & Adult Education, Early Childhood Education
Electives - II: Educational Counseling, Spiritual Psychology, Inclusive Education, Educational Technology, Education for Rural Development, Education for women Empowerment, Environmental Education

Admission Modalities

The admission modalities are with reference to the full time MA (Education) program, The ICFAI University, Tripura. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility

  • Pass in Graduation (any discipline).
  • Final year students in respective qualifying examinations awaiting results can also apply.
  • Final year students who have not received the original certificates from the Universities/Boards by July 29, 2022 will be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirm subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum required marks mentioned above. The registration of the applicants not meeting the eligibility criteria by October 31, 2022 will be cancelled. In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the seat by the University.

The selection of applicants for all programs is on the basis of merit through application and interview. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra co-curricular activities.

  • The applicants will have to go through a personal interview at the campus. This is to determine the applicants’ attitude and motivation to pursue the program.
  • Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of interview. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
  • The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process. All the selected applicants will be required to pay the admission fee after selection.

  • There shall be a special provision for admission of applicants belonging to the State of Tripura in any course of ICFAI University, Tripura or in a constituent college, affiliated college, regional centre or study centre within the State of Tripura, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the applicants meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.
  • Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to applicants belonging to Open Category.

The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Provide all available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  • Students can buy the prospectus by remitting '500 through online or by cash.

  • Date of Birth Certifi cate / Class X Certifi cate
  • Mark sheets/Grade Sheets of all qualifying examinations
  • Non-submission of mark sheets/ grade sheets of all examinations may lead to rejection of application form.
  • Domicile Certifi cate
  • Any other certifi cates pertaining to academic, extra curricular and other activities

The completed Application Form for Admissions may be submitted or sent to the University at:

The Admission Officer, The ICFAI University, Tripura,
University Campus, Agartala-Simna Road, P.O.
Kamalghat, Mohanpur, Agartala-799 210, Tripura (West),
Phone: 0381-2865752/62, Fax: 0381-2865754,
Toll-free: 1 800 345 3673
WhatsApp : 91-6909879797
E-mail : admissions@iutripura.edu.in
WebSite: www.iutripura.edu.in
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/iutripura

Fee comprises of Admission Fee, Program Fee, Caution Deposit (Refundable), Hostel Fee and Hostel Deposit (Refundable) as per the details mentioned below:

Admission Fee

All candidates have to pay an Admission Fee of `10,000 for PGDY and `20,000 for M.Phil in Clinical Psychology, MA Education, M.Ed, M.Ed Spl.Ed(ID), M.P.E.S, B.Ed, B.Ed Spl.Ed(ID), D.Ed Spl. Ed(ID), B.P.Ed, B.P.E.S, BPES(Lateral) and D.P.Ed, towards the confi rmation of admission.

Program Fee

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the student Handbook.

Particulars MA Education (2 Years)
Domicile Non Domicile
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 20,000 22,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 80,000 88,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

All students are required to pay a caution deposit of '10,000 and PGDY students need to pay '5,000 along with the fi rst semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program. In case of those who leave the ICFAI University, Tripura for any other reason, it will be refunded after adjusting for dues, if any.

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Accommodation per semester  Rs. 15,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (Refundable)  Rs. 10,000
Mess Charges Actual cost will be work out in consultation with Mess Committee.

All payments can be made by using Credit/Debit card or by Internet Banking. Students can also pay by way of Bank Demand Draft drawn on Scheduled Bank in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.

Admission Calendar

MA Education Program
Last Date for submission of completed application forms 27 July, 2022
Last date of Admission 29 July, 2022
Registration 1- 6 August, 2022
Commencement of regular classes 8 August, 2022