Nirmala Educator Year Award 2015.

Bachelor of Edcuation (B.Ed)

The Nirmala Institute of Education, Panaji, Goa was the first Secondary Teacher Education College in Goa. It was established in 1963 by the Society of the Daughters of the Heart of Mary in response to the urgent need for trained teachers in post-liberation Goa. The main goal of the Nirmala Institute of Education at that time was to contribute to educational expansion through formal teacher education. Through the years it has trained approximately 5000 teachers who have served at the State, National and even International levels and provided the pedagogical bases for many classroom practices.

The College, initially affiliated to the Bombay University, has grown into a highly respected Institution for pre-service and In-service teacher education to thousands of teachers. In 1985 it was affiliated to Goa University.

Course Duration:

Two year full time course. The Institute will function six days a week.

Course timings:

09.30 am to 4.45 pm

Intake Capacity:

4 Units (100 + 100) students

Eligibility

  1. The applicant shall be a citizen of India
  2. The applicant must have passed a Bachelor/ Post- Graduate Degree Examination of Goa University or an equivalent degree from any other statutory University recognized as equivalent thereto, with a minimum of fifty percent marks.
  3. The candidate should have offered  at the Graduation,  Post-graduation levels at least one school subject (English, Hindi, Konkani, Mathematics, Science, History or Geography – these being school subjects pedagogies offered at Nirmala Institute of Education.)
  4. The applicant should have resided in the State of Goa for a minimum period of 10 years

Subject Combinations

  • * Eng&Geog* Eng& Math* Hin&Geog* Eng&Sci
  • * Geog&Sci* Math &Sci* Math &Hist* Hin&Hist
  • * Geog&Hist* Kon&Hist* Kon&Hin* Eng&Hist
  • * Hin& Math

Admission Procedure

Refer to Directorate of Higher Education Website http://dhe.goa.gov.in/

Documents required for admission

(ATTESTED COPIES OF)

  • Graduation Marksheet
  • Post-graduation Marksheet (if applicable)
  • Convocation Degree – Graduate/ Post-graduate
  • Residence Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • Baptism Certificate (for Christian minorities only)

NOTE:50 percent of the total number of seats in this Institute shall be reserved for applicants belonging to the Christian Minority in view of the Minority Status of the College.