M.Ed. Program

About the Program Program-Icon

The Faculty of Education, the ICFAI University, Tripura, offers two year Master of Education (M.Ed.) Program, approved by NCTE. It is designed to provide opportunities for students to deepen their knowledge and understanding of education, specialize in select areas and develop research capacities, leading to specialization in either primary calculation or secondary & senior secondary education. The Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) proposed by UGC is adopted.

Duration Program-Icon

The duration of the program is two years which comprises of four semester of coursework and Internship in Teacher Education Institution.

Eligibility (As per NCTE norms 2014) Program-Icon

  • Pass with at least 50% marks in B.Ed degree of 1 or 2 years duration.
  • Pass with at least 50% marks in 4 years or integrated Teacher Education degree program (B.EL.ED/or B.Sc.B.Ed., B.A B.Ed.)
  • Pass with at least 50% in D.EL.Ed./D.Ed. with a Bachelors degree (B.A/B.Sc./B.Com)

Desirable Weightage is given to prior teaching experience in the process of selecting the applicants.
Entrance Test (As per NCTE Norms 2014)
It is essential that an Entrance Examination (Which may include a written Test and an interview) will be conducted for selection of the students. The applicants for Entrance Test should meet the above eligibility criteria.
Program Structure

The M.Ed program consists of 23 courses spread over 4 semesters in 2 years. Students are also required to do dissertation work on significant topic in the educational field.


Program Structure

The M.Ed program consists of 23 courses spread over 4 semesters in 2 years. Students are also required to do dissertation work on significant topic in the educational field.

M.Ed. Program Structure
  • Psychology of Learning and Development
  • History and Political Economy
  • Education Studies
  • Introduction to Research Method
  • Communication and Expository writing
  • Self-Development
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Sociology of Education
  • Curriculum Studies
  • Teacher Education I
  • Dissertation
  • Internship in a TEI
  • Research Methods (Advanced)
  • Elective-I
  • Teacher Education II
  • Elective-II
  • Internship
  • Dissertation
  • Academic writing
  • Elective-III
  • Elective-IV
  • Elective-V
  • Dissertation

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

Elective – I: Early Child Care Education, Elementary Education, Secondary & Senior Secondary Education, and Higher Education

Elective – II: Comparative Education, Educational Administration, Supervision and Planning, and Value Education

Elective – III: Educational Evaluation and Measurement, Guidance and Counseling, Inclusive Education, and Health, Physical & Yoga Education

Elective – IV: Educational Technology and ICT, Work Education, Science Education and Economic of Education

Elective – V: Advanced Curriculum Theory, Environmental Education, Management Education, and Peace Education.

Admission Modalities

The admission modalities are with reference to the full time M.Ed program, The ICFAI University, Tripura. The medium of instruction is English.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Pass in B.Ed with minimum 50% marks. (B.Ed. degree of 1 or 2 years duration). OR Pass with 50% marks at 4 years or integrated Teacher Education degree programs (B.EL.ED or B.Sc.B.Ed., B.A B.Ed.).
  • OR Pass with 50% marks at D.EL.Ed./D. Ed. with a Bachelors degree (B.A/B.Sc./B.Com).

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. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra cocurricular 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.

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 Application Form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Please provide all available and correct information in appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photo copy of the application form along with documents stipulated.
  • Students can buy the prospectus by remitting `500 through online or by cash.

  • Applicants are required to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates:
  • Date of Birth / 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
  • Nationality Certificate/Proof for foreign students only
  • Other certificates pertaining to academic and extra curricular 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 :
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All candidates have to pay an Admission Fee: Rs. 20,000 M.Ed, Admission Fee.

Particulars M.Ed
Program Fee (Per Semester) (Rs.) 48,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 1,92,000

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.

Hostel Accommodation per
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

M.Ed. 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