M.Ed. programme, designed and developed jointly by the Distance Education Council (DEC) and National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) is a two-year programme.
It is aimed at developing a global and a national vision for education in the modern concept. Being a professional programme, it focuses on comprehensive and integrated professional development of teachers and other personnel engaged in education.
The programme is on offer since January 2009. It comprises 17 courses (dissertation being equal to two courses). Admission to the M.Ed. programme is made through entrance test conducted at all India level.