Faculty of Education (FoE) is the leading institution in the field of teacher education in the country. Through its different programmes viz. One-Year B.Ed, Three-Year B.Ed. and Two-Year M. Ed., M.Phil. and Ph.D., FoE produces teachers, teacher educators/trainers and all sorts of human resources needed for the educational sector of the country.
FoE also plans, develops and implements new courses and new pogrammes by mobilizing its own resources as well as with the help of national and international collaborations. M.Ed. through ODL mode is being supported by the National Centre for Educational Development (NCED), and JMAK University of Applied Science and HMAK University of Applied Science, Finland. For the effective implementation of the M.Ed. programme through ODL, Trainings of Trainers (ToT) have been conducted and the programme has been started in 6 campuses from the five developmental regions. Some new courses, which have been introduced recently in M.Ed. are Biology Education in Sanothimi and Gorakha Campuses, ICTE in Sanothimi Campus, and Physics Education in Mahendra Ratna Campus with the financial support from the Second Higher Education Project.
In order to ensure quality education, FoE has started M.Ed. programme based on semester system in the University Campus,Kirtipur. New courses were developed, disseminated, and currently they are being taught. ICT awareness training (100 hours) for the teaching and non-teaching faculty members were conducted in different campuses, and refresher training for some teaching and non-teaching faculty members were conducted. FoE provides financial supports to the 20 faculty members to conduct researches. FoE also provided grants to purchase computers and to establish ICT labs so that campuses can run ICT training for its teaching and non-teaching staff. In order to ensure effective teaching in the affiliated campuses, Dean Office made monitoring visit to the affiliated collages of the Kavre districts. Monitoring visit was made to the Prithwi Narayan Campus, Pokhara to make teaching practice programme effective. Workshops conducted in Biratnagar and Palpa to prepare effectient teaching practice supervisors from the affiliated collages.
FoE signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the John Paul II Catholic University, Lublin, Poland to work jointly for the visually and acoustically impaired students. Dean Office is also a partner of an International Project, JACOBS which is assessing the status of school going children in 15 different countries. Recently, an MoU was signed between FoE, TU and Danube University, Krems, Austria to work jointly in the areas of teaching, research and cultural understanding.
Prof. Dr. Prakash Man Shrestha
Faculty of education,TU
Phone: +(977) 14331196