Indian Institute of Teacher Education (IITE) Gandhinagar, established in 2010, is the brainchild of then CM Narendra Modi Ji. It offers its contribution to the country by producing world-class teachers. It is the only institute in India dedicated to the teaching sector. The courses are residential programs and admission to them is merit-based.
|Established | Institute Type||2010 | Public|
|Courses Offered||9 Courses across 4 Streams|
|Popular Courses||B.Ed, M.Ed|
|Entrance Exams||PTPT, PET|
|Admission Criteria||Merit-based & Entrance Test|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Transportation|
IITE offers the following 9 courses over 4 main streams of Teaching & Education, Science, Social Sciences, and Arts.
|Course||Eligibility||Admission Criteria||Duration||Fee Structure|
|B.Sc + B.Ed (Integrated)||HSC Passed (Science Stream) with 50 % marks having English||Candidates are selected based on marks of both PTPT and PET exams conducted by IITE.||4 years||INR 2,40,000|
|B.A + B.Ed (Integrated)||HSC Passed (Science Stream) Examination with 50 % marks having English can apply.||Candidates are selected based on marks of both PTPT and PET exams conducted by IITE.||4 years||INR 2,20,000|
|B.Ed||Candidates should have cleared graduation and/or post-graduation in Art, Science and Commerce with at least 50% of the total marks from the university.||District Institute of Education &Training (DIET)||2 years||INR 9,600|
|Course Name||Eligibility Criteria||Duration||Fee Structure|
|M.Sc + M.Ed (Science & Math)||B.Sc. / B.A. B.Ed. or B.Sc./ B.A. and B.Ed. passes can be enrolled.||3 years||INR 1,07,000|
|M.Ed||Graduate in any of the subjects and B.Ed. from any UGC recognized University with at least 50 % marks.||2 years||INR 1,00,000|
|M.A. + M.Ed||Graduate in any of the subjects and B.Ed. from any UGC recognized University with at least 50 % marks.||3 years||INR 2,28,000|
|Ph.D||Master’s Degree in Education(M.Ed.) or B.Ed and M.A. in Education or its equivalent from rec. University||3-5 years||INR 20,000|
The admissions process for the B.Ed integrated courses is usually conducted during the months of May and June every year. The eligible candidates are required to undergo the Pre-Entry Test for Prospective Teachers (PTPT) and the shortlisted candidates must then appear for the Profession Entry Test (PET) both of which are conducted by the IITE.
The admissions process for the Fellowship program usually takes place during the month of June every year. The total intake is usually declared at the time of admissions. It is open to all Ph.D./M.Phil. Scholars of the University subject to the following eligibility criteria:
During the academic year 2018-19, a total of 43 students graduated, 23 of whom pursued higher education while 8 were placed in various companies. The median salary for the year was INR 2,66,500.
IITE can be considered as an excellent option for any student looking to pursue a degree in the field of education. It has the necessary facilities and teaching staff to create a well-rounded learning experience. Whether looking to pursue a degree or to conduct research, IITE provided all the required tools to cater to your needs.
Ques. What are the courses offered at IITE Gujarat?
Ans. The courses offered at IITE are as under:
Ques. What is the fee structure for IITE B.Sc-B.ed Integrated course?
Ans. The fees for B. Sc. B. Ed. & B. A. B. Ed. Program:
Ques. Will I be allowed to leave the program after completion of the third year?
Ans. No, you cannot leave this program after completion of 3 years as this is a 4-year integrated program. The degree can only be awarded after successful completion of 4 years (8 semesters).
Ques. Is there any management quota seat available for admission at IITE?
Ans. No, there isn't any management quota or payment seat available for admission. The admissions are given strictly on the merit basis only.
Ques. Is there a Hostel facility available on IITE campus?
Ans. Yes, Hostel facilities are available at the campus.