Diploma in Education (D.Ed.) is a certificate level education course. Education (also called learning, teaching or schooling) in the general sense is any act or experience that has a formative effect on the mind, character, or physical ability of an individual. In its technical sense, education is the process by which society deliberately transmits its accumulated knowledge, skills, and values from one generation to another. The duration of Diploma in Education is ranging from one year to three but it varies from institute to institute. The minimum time to complete the course is also differentiating from institute to institute. The course may also be available on part time basis in some certain institutes. Diploma in Education is an important and job oriented course in educational field.
Diploma in Education Eligibility
The minimum qualification to apply for it is a pass with 50% in 10+2 with science or arts group. The aspirants are required to have an aggregate of 50% in some institutions.
Also, the candidates should attend a common entrance examination. The test is held in almost all states of India. The entrance tests conducted by some states are listed below.
Diploma in Education Entrance Tests
Haryana Board of School Education D.Ed. Exam
D.Ed. Common Entrance Test Maharashtra (MSCE)
Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education D.Ed. Exam
Students those who are interested or desirous in Diploma in Education and develop theoretical understandings of schooling and education and implement an ongoing program of self-education appropriate to their personal and professional needs are most suitable for this course.
Those who are willing to go for teaching fields and evaluate and use constructive criticism of their own work are also good match for this course.
Those who have the qualities of sustaining positive professional relationships with students, other teachers and parents are also good suit for it.
How is Diploma in Education Course Beneficial?
This diploma course enables the students to comprehend the intellectual, social and psychological aspects of their work with learners and synthesise theory and practice which is later on very conducing for them during teaching.
Other benefit is they can go for higher degree program in respective subjects.
After having passed Diploma course the can join schools and JBT institutes as teachers.