B.Ed Spl. Ed. (Intellectual Disability) Program

About the Program Program-Icon

Faculty of Education offers the B.Ed. Spl.Ed. Program of two years in Special Education in the field of ID. This program aims to develop Special Education teachers /Educators for children with disabilities. The B.Ed. (Special Education) program will prepare human resources to enable them to acquire knowledge and develop competencies and skills to impart education and training effectively to Differently able children as well as all other children.

After completing the B.Ed. (Special Education) program the students will:

  • Acquire knowledge & skills about human development, contemporary Indian education, and pedagogy of various school subjects and assessment for learning.
  • Acquire knowledge & skills about nature and educational needs of children with disabilities as well as of few select specific disabilities.
  • Develop conceptual understanding of education provisions and skills for working with children with various disabilities in Special and inclusive settings.
  • Enhance knowledge and skills for professional development program is two year which comprises of four semesters of coursework and teaching practice.

Eligibility Program-Icon

  • Candidates with at least 50% marks either in the Bachelors Degree and/ or in the Masters degree in Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Humanities, Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55 % marks or any other qualification equivalent thereto, are eligible for admission to the program.
  • The reservation and 5% relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD and other categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government/ State Government.
  • Final year degree students awaiting results can also apply.


The duration of the program is two year which comprises of four semesters of coursework and teaching practice.

Unique Features

Our curriculum not only provides foundation and professional knowledge but also provides experiential learning in the form of:

  • Intensive Teaching Workshops
  • Pedagogical methods
  • Project based learning with multimedia
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Communication skills
  • Mentoring and Counseling skills
  • Human Skills
  • International language

Teacher Internship Program to enable students to experience the rigor of professional environment and combine the concepts learnt in classroom with the real-life situations.

Action Research Project to develop new techniques and strategies for practical problems encountered in the schools.

School Management Project to provide in-depth knowledge of management of educational Institutions.

Case Study and Community Empowerment Project (CSCEP).

Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Contemporary India and Education
  • Introduction to Sensory Disabilities (VI, HI, Deaf-blind)
  • Introduction to Neuro Developmental Disabilities (LD, ID, ASD)
  • Introduction to Loco motor & multiple Disabilities
  • Assessment and Identification of Needs
  • Practical: Cross Disability and Inclusion(A)
  • Learning, Teaching and Assessment
  • Pedagogy of School Subjects (Any one from Pedagogy -1)
  • Pedagogy of School Subjects (Any one from Pedagogy - II)
  • Inclusive Education
  • Curriculum Designing, Adaptation and Evaluation
  • Practical: Disability specialization (A)
Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Educational Interventions & Teaching Strategies
  • Technology and Disability
  • Psycho Social and Family Issues
  • Reading and Reflecting on Texts
  • Drama and Art in Education
  • Pedagogy of International Language (Any one from Pedagogy-III)
  • Practical: Disability Specialization (B)
  • Practical: Main Disability Specialization - special school (Related to Area)
  • Skill Base Optional Course (Cross Disability & Inclusion) Any one from Skill Based-I
  • Skill based Optional Course
  • (specialization disability) Any one from Skill Based-II
  • Basic Research & Basic Statistic
  • Practical: Cross Disability and Inclusion(B)
  • Practical : Other disability Special School
  • Practical : Inclusive School

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.

Pedagogy 1: Methodology of Teaching English, Methodology of Teaching Bengali, Methodology of Teaching Hindi.

Pedagogy 2: Methodology of Teaching Social Studies, Methodology of Teaching Sciences, Methodology of Teaching Mathematics.

Pedagogy 3: German Language, Spanish Language, French Language, Mandarin Language.

Skill Based 1: Guidance & Counselling, Early Childhood Care And Education, Applied Behaviour Analysis, Community Based Rehabilitation , Application of ICT on Classroom

Skill Based 2: Management of Learning Disability, Vocational Training, and Transition & Job Placement.

Certification as Registered Personnel: It is mandatory for every rehabilitation professional / personnel to obtain a “Registered Personnel / Professional Certificate” from the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) to work in the field of special education in India. As continuous professional growth+ is necessary for the renewal of the certificate, the rehabilitation professional / personnel should undergo in-service program periodically to update their professional knowledge.

Job Opportunities: General School / Special Schools / Integrated / Inclusive setup / Itinerant programers /CBSE Schools/ Navodaya Vidyalaya etc.

Admission Modalities

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the full-time B.Ed.Spl Ed ID program offered by the ICFAI University, Tripura at Agartala. The medium of instruction is English.


  • Pass with at least 50% marks either in the Bachelors Degree and/or in the Masters degree in Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Humanities, Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks or any other qualification equivalent thereto, are eligible for admission to the program.
  • Relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD and other categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government/ State Government .
  • Final year degree students awaiting results can also apply.
  • Final year students in respective qualifying examinations awaiting results can also apply.
  • Final year students who have not received the original certificates from the Universities/Boards by August 27, 2021 will be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirm subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum required marks mentioned above. The registration of the applicants not meeting the eligibility criteria by October 22, 2021 will be cancelled. In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the seat by the University.

The selection of applicants for all programs is on the basis of merit through application and interview. However, for MBA Programs, students need to appear for the “ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test”. For details please refer page nos. 8 & 11 of the prospectus. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra co-curricular activities.

  • The applicants will have to go through a personal interview at the campus. This is to determine the applicants’ attitude and motivation to pursue the program.
  • Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of interview. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
  • The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process. All the selected applicants will be required to pay the admission fee after selection.

  • There shall be a special provision for admission of applicants belonging to the State of Tripura in any course of ICFAI University, Tripura or in a constituent college, affiliated college, regional centre or study centre within the State of Tripura, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the applicants meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.
  • Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to applicants belonging to Open Category.
  • Guidelines on How to Complete the Application Form: The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Provide all available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  • Students can buy the prospectus by remitting ₹ 500 through online or by cash.

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

  • Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
  • Mark sheets/Grade Sheets of all qualifying examinations
  • Non-submission of mark sheets/ grade sheets of all examinations may lead to rejection of application form.
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities

The completed Application Form for Admissions may be submitted or sent to the University at:

The Admissions Officer, The ICFAI University Tripura,
University Campus, Agartala-Simna Road, P.O.
Kamalghat, Mohanpur, Agartala-799 210, Tripura (West),
Phone: 0381-2865752/62, Fax: 0381-2865754,
Toll-free: 1 800 345 3673
WhatsApp : 91-8415952506
E-mail : admissions@iutripura.edu.in
WebSite: www.iutripura.edu.in
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/iutripura

Fee Schedule

Fee comprises of Admission Fee, Program Fee, Caution Deposit (Refundable) and Hostel Fee as per the details mentioned below:

Admission Fee

All students have to pay an Admission Fee of Rs. 20,000 towards the confirmation of admission.

Program Fee

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the Student Handbook.

Particulars B.Ed Spl. Ed. (MR)
Domicile Non Domicile
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 40,000 42,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 1,60,000 1,68,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

All students are required to pay a caution deposit of Rs. 10,000 along with the first semester fee.The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program. In case of students migrating to any other ICFAI institution, this money will be transferred to that institution. In case of those who leave the ICFAI University, Tripura for any other reason, it will be refunded after adjusting for dues, if any. Bus Facility

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Accommodation per semester Rs. 12,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (Refundable) Rs. 10,000/-
Mess Charges Actual cost will be worked out in consultation with Mess Committee


All payments should be made by way of demand draft drawn in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.

Admission Calendar

B.Ed Spl. Ed. (Intellectual Disability) Program
Last Date for submission of completed application forms August 25, 2021
Last date of Admission/ Registration August 27, 2021
Commencement of regular classes September 01, 2021