Department of Education

About the Department:

The Department of Education of Central University of Orissa, Koraput has its humble beginning in the year 2013 with the purpose of preparing a dedicated band of committed teachers for the country. Currently, B.Ed. programme with the intake of 50 students is offered under the Department of Teacher Education. The curriculum has been designed and developed in semester pattern as per the recommendations as envisaged in the NCFTE-2009, NCF-2005 and NCTE-2014. All the educational experiences are designed to develop competence to face the placement market and to get through competitive examinations. A good number of our students have got through the CTET, NET and OTET in the foregone sessions. Majority of the passed out students are placed in-service in various reputed educational institutions. Further, the Department of Teacher Education is vibrant in organizing various extension activities like community study, and school visits as a part of the B.Ed. curriculum.

Vision & Mission of the Department :

The Department of Education was established with the commitment to meet the scarcity of teachers that regularly surface in the educational scenario. Department of Education targets molding human capital through cutting-edge educational methodologies and pedagogies. It in its endeavor will equip 'to be' teachers with the potential to preserve their cultural heritage and incorporate required changes for innovation. As research is one of the significant dimensions of higher education, hence, in the coming years department aims at to introduce master degree and research programme Also the research programmes will act as a catalyst to enhance the quality of teaching and training activities that are imparted in the dept. of education.

Faculty of Department of Education (B.Ed)

Name: Dr. Ramendra Kumar Parhi
Designation: Asst. Professor & Head in-Charge
Qualification: M.A., M.Ed., M.Phil. (Education), Ph. D. (Education), UGC-NET, P.G. Diploma in Guidance & Counselling (NCERT)
Specialisation : Educational Psychology, Measurement & Evaluation, Teacher Education, Educational Technology, Education of Tribal Children, and Guidance & Counselling
Phone No : 9668391844

Name : K.Venkata Narasimha Rao
Designation : Lecturer on Contract
Qualification : M.A. (English), M.Ed.
Specialisation : Pedagogy of English, English Language Communication Skills and Advanced Communication Skills
Phone No. : 08374990036
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Name : P William Benarji
Designation : Lecturer on Contract
Qualification : M.Sc. (Math), M.Sc. (Psychology), M.Ed., M.Phil., APSET
Specialisation : Pedagogy of Mathematics, E-Learning and its application in the field of Mathematics and School Administration
Phone No. : 9866003080
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Name: Akshya Kumar Bhoi
Designation: Lecturer on Contract
Qualification: M.A., M.Phil. (Education), B.Ed., UGC-NET
Specialisation : Education of exceptional Children, Educational Planning and Administration
Phone No. : 07750014677

Name : Dr. Shishir Kumar Bej
Designation : Lecturer on Contract
Qualification: M.A. (History) M.A (English), M.Ed., Ph.D. (Education)
Specialisation : Teacher Education, Special Education, Research Methodology

Name : Burulukuy Soren
Designation : Lecturer on Contract
Qualifications: PG in Visual Art (Sculpture)
Specialisation : Sculpture (Visual Art)
Phone No : 07377921002
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