The MA Education (ECCE) programme involves rigorous engagement with educational theory, practice and policies. It has been conceptualised with the aim of creating human resources to support professional upgradation of quality of planning, supervision and management of ECCE programmes for young children. It also provides a more in-depth and scholarly understanding of ECCE as a discipline, anchored in various disciplines including child development, sociology, history, critical pedagogy, psychoanalytic frame, anthropology, and management. Apart from lectures, pedagogy is planned in various modalities such as workshops, tutorials, field visits, reflection, groups and seminars. Constant mentoring is a critical part of the programme.
FEATURES OF THE PROGRAMME
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Essential: Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree with minimum 45% marks (or equivalent grade) in any discipline.
Desirable: 1 year work experience in the field of Early Childhood Care and Education. Candidates appearing for the final year examination of a graduate degree may apply. Relaxation in marks for reserved categories as per the Government of NCT of Delhi norms.
Tuition fees per semester Rs 30240/- (i.e Rs. 1680 per credit) + Rs. 500 per semester for student welfare + Rs. 5000 refundable caution deposit Partial to full fee waiver and scholarships available. Full waiver of tuition fees will be extended to students belonging to SC, ST and PwD categories.
Career Options After MA Education (ECCE), students can work as curriculum developers, social entrepreneurs, teacher educators, programme evaluators, scholars and researchers in ECCE.