• Sleepy Hollow, Nainital, Uttarakhand
  • registrar@kunainital.ac.in
Education Department

Department of Education, Kumaun University is an excellent center of integrated development of teacher training in Uttarakhand. Department established in 1952 AD by honorable late Sri Amba Dutt Pant ji. In 1952 B.T. class started in this institution. In 1976 M.Ed. class started. Teacher teaches students by innovative methods of teaching. They use audio-visual aids in teaching i.e. OHP, smart board, chart, projector, LCD etc. There is a rich library, technology lab, psychology lab language lab and reading room.

Teacher trainers get theoretical and practical training here. They get theoretical knowledge of phiosophical and sociological foundation of education, knowledge of child psychology, development of education system in India, educational technology and management, environment education, value education, mental measurement, educational administration and knowledge of teaching methods in various subjects. Syllabus of both B.Ed. and M.Ed. classes is innovative and board of faculty revise syllabus according the need in every two years. Thus student get quality teacher training through theoretical and practical teaching in this department.

Courses Offered:

Integrated Teacher Education programme is an initiative in the field of teacher education introduced by National Council for Teacher Education. The ITEP is being offered in pilot mode initially in reputed Central/State Government Universities/Institutions and Kumaun University Nainital is one of them.

All students who voluntarily decide to pursue a career in teaching after completing their secondary education can enroll in the Integrated Teacher Education Programme.This integrated course will benefit students since they will save one year by finishing the course in 4 years rather than the customary 5 years required by the present B.Ed. plan. The National Testing Agency (NTA) will administer the National Common Entrance Test (NCET) to ascertain eligibility for the same.

Four-Year Integrated Teacher Education Programmes (ITEP), also called B.A.B.Ed./B.Sc.B.Ed./ B.Com.B.Ed.

Head of the Department

Name : Dr. Bhupesh Chandra Pant

Phone : 8475939105

Email : b.bhupeshpant@gmail.com

Faculty Members
S.No Name Designation Specialization Email Phone Photograph Academic Profile
1 Dr. Bhupesh Chandra Pant Head Elementary Education, Teacher Education b.bhupeshpant@gmail.com 8475939105 Dr. Bhupesh Chandra Pant View Profile
2 Dr. Ashok Upreti Assistant Professor (Cont.) Special Education-Inclusive Education drashokupreti@gmail.com 9410136825 Dr. Ashok Upreti View Profile
3 Mrs. Vineeta Vishwakarma Assistant Professor (Cont.) Guidance & Councelling vineeta.vishwakarma05@gmail.com 9410351710 Mrs. Vineeta Vishwakarma  View Profile
4 Dr. Pushpa Adhikari Assistant Professor (Cont.) Guidance & Councelling pushpaadhikari5910@gamil.com 8755643720 Dr. Pushpa Adhikari View Profile
5 Mrs. Shikha Raturi Assistant Professor (Cont.) Education Technology shikhakothari98@gmail.com 8218722536 Mrs. Shikha Raturi View Profile
6 Mr. Laxman Singh Assistant Professor (Cont.) Measurement & Evaluation laxmansinghwal007@gmail.com 9761897441 Mr. Laxman Singh View Profile
7 Mrs. Varsha Pant Assistant Professor (Cont.) Teacher Education v.pant123@gmail.com 6395227686 Mrs. Varsha Pant View Profile
8 Mr. Tej Prakash Joshi Assistant Professor (Cont.) Guidance & Councelling Joshitej231@gmail.com 9012043668 Mr. Tej Prakash Joshi View Profile
9 Dr. Saroj Sharma Assistant Professor (Cont.) Teacher Education nuajee@gmail.com 9410907642 Dr. Saroj Sharma View Profile
10 Mrs. Akansha Shaily Assistant Professor (Cont.) Inclusive Education akansha17shaily@gmail.com 8193981176 Mrs. Akansha Shaily    View Profile
11 Mrs. Deepika Bhatt Assistant Professor (Cont.) Teacher Education deepika.bhat001@gmail.com 7668773126 Mrs. Deepika Bhatt View Profile