Degrees in Education: Branches, Exams, Careers, Placements & More

Nelson Mandela once said, ” Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”. The world thrives and depends upon education today. Moreover, education has rather become the need of society than a want. There are various levels for obtaining degrees in a particular field and at each level, the in-depth knowledge is a level higher than the previous degree. Different branches are available in universities now for different departments.

These degrees of education are broadly classified in different levels namely :

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Undergraduate Degree (BA, B.Tech, B.Ed., B.Com, etc)
  • Master’s Degree or Postgraduate Degree (MA, MTech M.Com, etc)
  • Doctoral Degree or Doctorate Degree (Ph.D.)
  • Diploma

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Degrees of Education Overview

The undergraduate degree is the Bachelor’s degree that is given by colleges and universities to the students on completion of the course at the end of three to six years. The students who have cleared their 10+2 with a minimum cut-off percentage that varies according to the universities can apply and are eligible for Bachelor’s degree program.

There are various types of bachelor’s degree programs such as Bachelors in Arts (BA), Bachelors in Technology (B.Tech), Bachelors in Commerce (BCom), Bachelors in Science (B.Sc.), etc.

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The postgraduate degree is the Master’s Degree that colleges and universities give to students on completion of a PG course. A PG degree is for a duration of two to three years. The students who opt for masters will have to choose an area of specialization and work on mastering it. The students who have cleared bachelor’s degrees with a minimum cut-off percentage or GPA. However, it varies according to the universities and colleges. The student with minimum cut-off scores can apply and are eligible for a Master’s degree program.

The Doctoral degree also knows as Doctorate offered by colleges and universities for special recognition for a person’s work or research or project. A doctorate person applies research to practical problems, analyses, and finds solutions for complex issues.

What is Degree of Education?

Degree of Education is just formal learning that occurs after one completes higher secondary education. Thus, students have the liberty to choose their degrees according to their interests. Degree of education is also known as academic degree a title given by universities on completion of course.

Branches of Degrees of Education?

Universities offer various branches to the students to select their area of interest, such as Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Teaching, and so on.

The below tabular column represents the different branches available in a degree of education and also about what you will study in that particular stream.

BRANCH: What Will You Study?

  • Mechanical Engineering: How to handle a machine also how to maintain, design, analyse and manufacture a particular machinery.
  • Aerospace Engineering: Aircrafts and Rockets design and manufacture. Gas Dynamics, Aerodynamics,  Fluid Mechanics, Jet propulsion and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Civil Engineering: Planning, designing, total budgeting, management of construction of structure in real life and analysing them using physics and mathematics.
  • Computer Engineering: Software’s and Hardware’s. Basic programming language like C,C++,JAVA, .NET etc Microprocessors, Computer graphics
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering: How to handle basic electronics and circuits, analog transmission, analog integrated circuits, microprocessors, satellite communication, antenna and wave progression.
  • Education: The different principles of education, education philosophy for teachers, how to manage a classroom, learning theory and practice
  • Commerce: Accountancy, Taxation, Finance, Business Management, Business laws, Financial Accounting, marketing, international business, economics and project Management.
  • Business Administration: Training and knowledge on managerial and leadership skills, marketing, business analytics, Organisational behaviour, human resource management, security analysis etc

Degree Education Courses

Today Universities are providing a lot of opportunities and different courses for students to explore their knowledge skills. Hence, syllabus of the courses varies for different levels of degree of education. The higher levels like MTech or PhD are mostly given assignments and projects to work on to improve their knowledge and learn advance level of the course. Thus, undergraduate B.Tech graduates  have basics fundamental principles and theories along with some practical . Some of the major degrees in education are :

B.Tech

Bachelors in Technology is an undergraduate level program for a duration of four years which on completion the students will award with certificate course completion. Most of the colleges have good placements for UG students from well-renowned companies. Engineering is one of the most sorts after courses in India. Students have to write exams such as JEE, Main and JEE advanced to qualify for a B.Tech degree course. There are different courses in B.Tech degree such as B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering, B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, B.Tech in Civil Engineering, B.Tech in Computer Engineering, etc.

M.E/MTech

Masters in Technology is a postgraduate program for a duration of two years which on completion the students will be awarded a certificate of course completion.

Categories in MTech

  • Regular Full-Time MTech
  • Sponsored Full-Time MTech
  • Part-Time MTech
  • Project Staff

M.E is Master’s in Engineering which is more of knowledge-based teaching whereas MTech is Masters in Technology which is more of skilled based teaching. M.E gives in-depth concept clarification of facts whereas MTech gives practical exposure to conceptual knowledge. It is mostly preferred in private institutions, such as IIT, whereas MTech is offered in colleges affiliated with different universities.

PhD

Ph.D. offers a student the highest level of education who has completed their PG courses. Ph.D. is the short form for Doctor in Philosophy. It is a globally recognized professional degree of education where a student has done their thesis or dissertation based on their own original research and extensive study in their chosen field. Ph.D. is normally for a duration of three to four years. Most institutions provide a list of provisions and facilities available for students for research at University.

B.Ed

Bachelor in Education is the study of teaching. One of the noblest professions today across the globe is Teaching. B.Ed. is a bachelor’s degree obtained to teach in schools. The course is for a duration of two years and the degree can be obtained as distance education or in a regular way. As a result, post-graduation, the student can get a job in any school as a teacher. The course fees vary from college to college.

Skills set for B.Ed.

  •  Good communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Should be a quick learner
  • Should have critical thinking ability
  • Confidence
  • Patience.

M.Ed

Master’s in Education is a step up for B.Ed. where the student will focus more on different aspects of education such as counselling, syllabus, leadership skills, and advanced educational technology. M.Ed. is for a duration of two years. The course offers different types of subjects according to the specialization taken up by the student. For admission, one has to clear the entrance exam conducted by the universities. The entrance exam differs from college to college.

Entrance exams for M.Ed.

  • Masters of Education Entrance Test
  • Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET)
  • Aligarh Muslim University Entrance Exam (AMU Entrance Exam)
  • Jammu University Entrance Exam (JUET)
  • Banaras Hindu University Postgraduate Entrance Test (BHUPET)

B.P.Ed

B.P.Ed. is abbreviated as Bachelors in Physical Education. The undergraduate degree program is for students who would like to pursue a career related to sports and fitness. The course teaches about the effect of physical activities and sports in daily life for physical and mental health. The course is for a duration of two years. There are about 270 colleges in India today that offer B.P.Ed. degree. Post completion of the course students can get jobs such as a trainer, coach, fitness in charge, commentator, Sports Journalist, Sports Photojournalist, etc.

M.P.Ed

M.P.Ed. is abbreviated as Masters in Physical Education. The postgraduate degree program is for students who have completed Bachelors in Physical Education and want to pursue master’s in the same. M.P.Ed. deals with topics such as sports psychology, sports research methods, sports science, sports medicine, exercise psychology, etc. The course is for a duration of two years. For admission, students have to qualify in the entrance exam and physical test conducted by Universities. Some universities give admissions based on the entrance exams alone.

Diploma

A diploma is a short course that is for a duration of two to three years. It focuses on training the student for a particular field chosen by the student. There are different courses such as Diploma in higher education, Diploma in Under Graduation and Diploma in Post-Graduation. Also, there are other diploma courses such as Diploma in Education, Diploma in Biblical Studies, Diploma in Journalism, etc.

BA

One of the most common Bachelor’s degrees is Bachelor in Arts. Hence, one can pursue this UG program as soon as completion of 10+2. In certain streams such as Mass Communication, Design, Humanities and Hospitality the course is for a duration of three years. BA can be pursued as a full-time, part-time, distance, or correspondence mode of education. BA students will about topics such as English, Psychology, History, Political Science, Economics, etc. BA Honours on the other hand deals with any one of these topics.

MA

Master’s of Arts is a postgraduate degree that can be pursued by students who have completed their Bachelors in Arts degree. The course is for a duration of two years. Besides, the degree can be pursued as a full-time, part-time, distance, or correspondence mode of education.  Masters in Arts in mostly focuses on social studies and humanities field. The students must have skills such as good communication skills, problem-solving skills, Management skills, and Analytical thinking.

Entrance exams for MA

  1. Tata Institute of Social Sciences National Entrance Test (TISSNET)
  2. Chandigarh University Common Entrance Test(CUCET)
  3. Panjab University Common Entrance Test (PUCET)
  4. Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (IPU CET)
  5. Mahatma Gandhi University Common Admission Test (MGU CAT)
  6. ITM National  Entrance and Scholarship Test (ITM NEST)
  7. Jawarharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE)
  8. Tezpur University Entrance Examination (TUEE)

BBA

Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) is an undergraduate course for a duration of three years that mainly teaches students about Business Management. Firstly, students who are passionate and curious about starting their own business or students who want to be a part of a huge business can study this course. Secondly, this course has huge scope since its market-oriented. BBA students will learn about Manergerial skills, Managerial economics, general management, etc… Moreover, they will learn about topics such as Macroeconomics, Principles of Management, Management Accounting, Human Behavior and ethics at the Workplace, Banking, and Insurance. There are about 5000 colleges in India that offers BBA courses. BBA fee ranges from Rs.30,000-2 lakhs per annum. A BBA graduate earns a salary of 2-8 LPA on average.

Entrance exams for BBA

  1. IPU
  2. CET
  3. DU JAT
  4. NPR

MBA

One of the most popular and common business administration studies is Masters in Business Administration. It is for a duration of two years with a lot of choices for a career. Most importantly, students get to learn about Supply Chain Management, Operational Management, Marketing Management, Strategic Management, etc.

MBA is a prestigious postgraduate degree that teaches about different business practices in the market today. One can study MBA in different ways such as Regular full-time MBA, Online MBA, Distance MBA, and Executive MBA. Companies such as Apple, Amazon, Citigroup, Facebook, Accenture, etc. prefer MBA candidates. IIM Nagpur, IIM Amritsar, IIM Jammu, IIM Rohtak are some of the famous IIM branches which offer MBA to students at a low cost.

Entrance exams for MBA

  1. CAT
  2. MAT
  3. CMAT
  4. XAT
  5. NMAT
  6. ATMA
  7. GMAT

B.Com

Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com) is an undergraduate degree which is for a duration of three years. Students can pursue the course full-time, distance as well as online. B.com mainly focuses on finance and commerce. Subjects such as financial accounting, economics, corporate tax, auditing, company law, etc. will be taught in B.Com. Students who complete B.Com can find jobs in areas such as finance, commerce, accounting, banking, and insurance . In addition, students can also try for Chartered Accountancy, Company Secretaryship, and Cost Accounting.

Entrance exams for B.Com

  1. IPU CET
  2. Jain University JET
  3. NMIMS NPAT
  4. BHU UET
  5. IUET

M.Com

Master’s in Commerce (M.Com) is a postgraduate degree which is for a duration of two years. M.com can be done in any specialization of the student’s choice. The different specializations available are Mathematics, Taxation, Economics, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Business Management, etc. A student pursuing M.Com should have good logical thinking, Strength in Mathematics, good leadership skills, Strong verbal and communication skills, should be able to remember figures and facts, etc. Subjects such as Economic Analysis, Strategic Analysis, Financial Management and Policy, Organisation theory, and behavior.

Above all, students who are Mcom graduates can get jobs such as Accountant, Assistant Manager, Finance Manager, Cost Accountant, Risk Analyst, etc. Moreover, an M.Com student can choose to be a teacher, Lecturer, Researcher, Auditor, and Insurance Agent.

Entrance exams for M.Com

  1. DU M.Com Entrance Exam
  2. Allahabad University PGAT
  3. OUGET Entrance Exam
  4. PESSAT Entrance Exam
  5. Jain Entrance Test
  6. AUCET Entrance Exam
  7. AMU Entrance Exam
  8. SKUCET Entrance Exam
  9. DUCET Entrance Exam

Eligibility for Education Degree

Every college has its own Eligibility criteria for admission. Hence depending on the eligibility, it would be decided whether to take in a student for the course or not. Eligibility is the Minimum Requirement by a student to have obtained in the past to take the course. Each course has its own eligibility criteria. The degree along with their eligibility details have been given in the below tabular column.

DEGREE & Eligibility Details

  • BTech: 10+2 pass with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
  • MTech: Bachelor’s Degree pass and 50% marks in Entrance Exam
  • PhD: 50% marks in Master’s or MPhil Degree
  • Diploma: 35% marks  in 10th pass from any certified board
  • B.Ed.: 10+2 pass with 50-55% marks from a certified board
  • M.Ed.: B.Ed. pass with 50-60% marks aggregate
  • B.P.Ed.: 10+2 pass or a must possess bachelor’s degree from a certified board
  • M.P.Ed: B.P.Ed degree with 50% marks aggregate
  • BA: 10+2 pass from a certified board
  • MA: Bachelor’s Degree with 45-55% marks aggregate
  • BBA: 10+2 pass from a certified board
  • MBA: At least 3 years Bachelor’s Degree with 50% marks aggregate
  • B.Com: 10+2 pass with 50% marks aggregate from a certified board
  • M.Com: B.Com with 55% marks aggregate

Entrance Exams for Degrees of Education

The Entrance Exam is an examination conducted by colleges and universities in order to take prospective students for the available courses. Each university has its own entrance exam that is prepared by the institutional staff in charge. The main purpose of conducting an entrance exam is to judge the student’s sharpness, knowledge, and overall ability. Most colleges conduct aptitude tests in different areas such as verbal, math, analytical, and written skills. Some of the Entrance Exams for important Degrees of Education are in the below tabular column.

DEGREE & Entrance Exams

  1. MBA: AIMS Test, CAT, MAT, CMAT, XAT, NMAT, ATMA, GMAT
  2. BTech: VITEEE, SRMJEE, AP EAMCET, GUJCET
  3. MTech: GATE, OJEE, AP PGECET, SRMJEE PG, IPU CET
  4. Diploma: AP POLYCET, Assam PAT, CG PPT, DCECE, MP PPT
  5. B.Ed.: MP PRE BED, IGNOU BED, AP EDCET, ITM NEST
  6. M.Ed.: DUET, BHU PET, JUET, CUCET, AMU Test
  7. Ph.D.: UGC NET Exam, Symbiosis Ph.D. Entrance Exam, NDRI Ph.D. Entrance Exam, JNU Ph.D. Entrance Exam
  8. BBA: DU JAT, IPMAT, NPAT, CUET, SET, JIPMAT, BUMAT, AIMA UGAT, NMIMS NPAT, GGSIPU CET BBA
  9. B.Com:IPU CET, NPAT, AIMA UGAT, SUAT, BHU UET, UPES DAT, DSAT, JUEE, GLAET, KIITEE
  10. M.Com: DU M.Com, OUCET, Jain Entrance Test, JUEE, PESSAT, AKNUCET, BHU CET, SKUCET, DUCET

JEE MAIN

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is organized by National Testing Agency (NTA)from the year 2019. Previously, till 2018 the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) was organizing it. JEE is an all-India Engineering Entrance Exam. It is an online computer test for admission to undergraduate programs in areas such as engineering, architecture, and Planning in India. Students who secure at least 75% marks in the 10+2 examination or be in the top 20 percentile in the 10+2 Examination can be eligible for a seat in NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs. Also, for SC/ST the cut-off is 65% marks in the 10+2 Examination.

Applicability, Sessions & Duration of different Degrees of Education

Applicability: B.Tech., B.E.

Sessions: February, March, April, and May

Duration: 3 hours

Applicability: MTech., M.E.

Sessions:  April, May, and June

Duration: 3 hours

Applicability: Diploma

Sessions: April, May, and June

Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes

Applicability: Ph.D.

Sessions: January, February, April, May, and June

Duration: 3 hours

Applicability: BA

Sessions: June and July

Duration: 2 hours

Applicability: MA

Sessions: April, June, and July

Duration: 2 hours

Applicability: BBA

Sessions: June and July

Duration: 2 hours

Applicability: MBA

Sessions: June, July, August, and September

Duration: 2 hours and 50 minutes

Applicability: B.Com

Sessions: June and July

Duration: 3 hours

Applicability: M.Com

Sessions: March, April, May, and June

Duration: 2 hours

Applicability: B.Ed.

Sessions: February, August, and September

Duration: 2 hours

Applicability: M.Ed.

Sessions: February, March, April, and June

Duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Applicability: B.P.Ed.

Sessions: June, July, and August

Duration: 2 hours and 50 minutes

Applicability: M.P.Ed.

Sessions: April, May, and June

Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

List of Top Degree in Education Universities – Best of 2021

Post 12th grade every student is under immense pressure to choose the best university that would kick start their career in life. We bring you the list of top degrees in Education Universities especially in India for the year 2021. The Universities that have been listed down below are the most preferred by students and parents also have the best facilities, facilities, and placements.

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

IISc is located in the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore has been ranked number 1 by NIRF (National Institute Ranking Framework). In the year 1909, IISc laid its foundation by the efforts of Jamshedji Nusserwanji Tata, the Government of India, and the Maharaja of Mysore. IISc over the years has come to be known as one of the best Universities in India with advanced scientific, technological research and education. In the beginning, IISc had only 2 departments and 21 students but today IIS has over 40 departments,4000 students, over 600 supportive administrative personnel, and about 500 academic and scientific staff. The university has had tremendous growth in the past few years and is known for its excellence in education. Overall in Asia, IISc has been listed in 56th place among 5984 universities.

In IISc Bangalore students are being offered various courses for undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. There are different branches available in IISc such as Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Astronomy, etc. Also, branches such as Product Design, General Management, Material Science and Technology are available.

Admission to IISc Bangalore

IISc conducts National level entrance Examinations like KVPY, JEE Main, JEE Advanced, or NEET-UG for admission in BSc research. Post filling the application form online the student has a pay Rs 500-/ for OBC, GN, KM, and Rs.250-/ for SC, ST, or PWD category as admission fee.  Admission for a postgraduate degree such as MTech in Aerospace Engineering, MTech in Civil Engineering, MTech in Electrical Engineering, etc the student has to clear the GATE exam. For Ph.D. programs, candidates will be called for interviews based on their performance in National Entrance Test.

Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai

India Institute of Chemical Technology ranks number 2 in NIRF. In the year 1933, ICT Mumbai was established under the name University Department of Chemical Technology. In 2008, the Government of India declared it to be a deemed-to-be University under the UGC Act of 1956. ICT Mumbai offers all levels of education – undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate.  There are a total of 11 departments that deal with Engineering, Technology, Mathematics, Pharmaceutical Science, and Allied Science. 2018 on February 12th ICT Mumbai was given the status of Category 1 institute by UGC and MHRD.

ICT Mumbai has various departments such as Chemical Engineering, Speciality Chemical Technology, General Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Fibre, and Textile Processing Technology, etc. Also, interesting departments such as Food Engineering and Technology, Oils, Oleochemicals & Surfactants Technolgy, and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology are available for students to explore according to their interests.

Admission in ICT Mumbai

ICT Mumbai conducts Entrance Exams such as JEE Main and MHT CET for admission of students. The admission is entirely based on merit through the Centralised Admission Process(CAP) conducted by the Government of Maharastra. The most popular courses in ICT Mumbai are B.E./BTech and M.E./MTech. For PG level admission the student has to undergo a written test and interview or it depends on scores of national entrance exams. Once the students clear all rounds, in the ICT Mumbai website online the merit list, will show all the students who are through.

For UG level programs ICT Mumbai selects based on the performance of students in the  Maharashtra Common Entrance Test (MH CET) and Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main) examination. Whereas, for PG level programs the student should have a minimum score in their bachelor’s degree along with GATE/GPAT/GAT-B exam scores to qualify for the course. For Doctoral programs, it requires a PG degree along with a qualifying score in NET/GATE/JRF GPAT/CSIR/DBT.

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

Jawaharlal Nehru University ranks number 3 in NIRF. In the year 1969, JNU was established by the Government of India under the name of the first Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru. The University campus is about 1000 acres and it has 17 hostels that hold up to 7300 students currently and about 550 faculties diligently teach for them. The university has 10 different schools and 4 special canters to provide education and also create social awareness. They have different schools to encourage students such as the Special centre of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, School of Physical Sciences, School of Environmental Sciences, School of Biotechnology, etc. JNU has accreditation to around 18 Défense and research and development institutions.

At the UG level, the Jawaharlal Nehru University offers degrees such as BA(Hons) and BTech whereas in the PG level it offers courses such as MA, MSc, MTech, and MBA. For doctorate level courses and integrated programs, it also provides various streams to explore such as Technology, Arts, Science, Management, etc.

Admissions for JNU

The university offers a wide range of specializations for students. Around 106 courses are available for the students to choose from. Most of the courses depend on an online computer test called JNUEE. JNU gives an online application form during the first and second week of March every year. Also, the University provides scholarships for students who are enrolled full-time to promote higher education for all. The Entrance Exam takes place mostly in Kendriya Vidyalaya’s in different parts of India in the third week of May each year. The examination is for a total duration of three hours for one question paper. 70% of the mark is for the Written Test whereas the other 30% of the marks are for Viva Voce.

University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

The University of Hyderabad in Hyderabad of Telangana State ranks number 4 by NIRF. In the year 974, the University of Hyderabad was established. The Visitor was none other than the President of India who felicitated it and also awarded the university as the Best Central University in India in  2015. The university provides postgraduate and doctorate-level courses for students.  The courses are of different streams such as Engineering, Management, Technology, Science, etc.

The University of Hyderabad is mainly for postgraduate and it provides Ph.D. for 5 years and MPhil for 1 year and 6 months for the students. The university campus has a total area of 2300 acres. The university got NAAC accreditation of grade ‘A’. They offer around 97 courses across 11 streams. Also, the courses can be studied as full-time, distance, or Correspondence mode of Education. There are currently about 5000 students with around 400 plus faculties. In fact, the university is under UGC as well as AIU.

Admission to the University of Hyderabad

The University of Hyderabad entrance exam for students will be held on 3 to 5 of September 2021. Since the UGC has declared that it will not conduct the central university common entrance test, the University of Hyderabad has gone ahead to conduct its entrance examination. The last date for the online application form is August 3rd. Thus, on August 25th the hall ticket generates online and students can download it. The entrance exam will be taking place in 39 centres across India.

Tezpur University, Tezpur

Tezpur University in Tezpur, Assam ranks number 5 by NIRF. The University offers various courses such as UG, PG, Diploma, Ph.D., and Certificate Courses. To begin with, the University largely focuses on Science, Technology, and Humanities. Besides, the University offers various courses for students such as BSc, BA, BCom, B.Ed., MA, MSc, MBA, etc. In addition, the university has four schools namely the School of Sciences, School of Management Sciences, School of Humanities, and School of Engineering. On the other hand, the university also provides excellent facilities for students such as a central library, hostels, computer centres, guest houses, yoga centre, and horticulture as well. The university is recognized by UGC and NAAC. Also, the university offers around 67 courses across 10 streams.

 Admission to Tezpur University

The University accepts the qualifying scores in exams such as TUEE, CAT, MAT, XAT, ATMA, GMAT, CMAT, JEE Main, GATE, UGC NET, CSIR NET, DBTJRF, ICMR JRF, ICAR NET, SLET. The student has to fill the application form online on the official website. Generally for UG courses such as BSc/B.Ed., the student should have a qualifying TUEE Score. While for a BTech degree the student should appear for JEE Main. Next, for PG courses such as  MSc/MA /MCom/MSc/MTech/MCA/LLM/MTTM, the student should have a qualifying TUEE Score. While for MTech the student should have a qualifying GATE/TUEE Score. On the other hand, for admission in MBA, the student should have a qualifying score in CAT/MAT/XAT/ATMA/GMAT/ CMAT. On qualifying in the entrance exam students who got through can be seen on the official online portal. After which the students have to submit their documents for verification and pay the admission fees. Sometimes, students will be asked to come in for face to face interview to check their knowledge and skill by the institution.

University of Delhi, Delhi

The University of Delhi in Delhi ranks 6th in NIRF. The University of Delhi is a Public Central University. It offers courses at various levels such as undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate. More than 4 lakhs students are enrolled with Delhi University. it is one of the largest universities that has around 77 affiliated colleges and 5 institutions in Delhi. The University Chancellor is the Vice President of India. The University of Delhi has 86 departments which are divided into 16 faculties, some of them have been listed below:

Faculty of Arts

The most popular courses in the faculty of arts are B.A. (Hons), B.Lib.I.Sc.

Faculty of Applied Social Science and Humanities

The most popular courses in the faculty of Applied Science and Humanities are B.A.(Hons) in Psychology, M.A in English, B.A. in Economics

Faculty of Education

The most popular courses in the faculty of Education are B.Ed., M.Ed., B.P.Ed., M.P.Ed., B.E.Ed.,

Faculty of Commerce and Business Studies

The most popular courses in the faculty of Commerce and Business Studies are B.Com., M.Com.,

Faculty of Law

The most popular courses in the faculty of law are   LL.B., LL.M., Diploma in Human Rights

Faculty of Management Studies

The most popular courses in the faculty of Management Studies are MBA, Executive MBA, Digital Marketing, MBA in Financial Management.

Faculty of Mathematical Sciences

The most popular courses in the faculty of Mathematical Sciences are BSc in Mathematical Sciences, MSc in Mathematical Sciences.

DU offers around 240 courses in UG, PG, Doctorate, and Diploma. For example, some of those courses are MA in Applied Psychology, MA in Political Science, MSc in Botany, MSc in Chemistry, Master of Education(M.Ed.- full-time and part-time), Master of Physical Education, B.Ed. in Home Science, B.Ed. in Special Education, B.L.I.S.B.P.Ed, BSc in Physical Science, etc.

Admission to the University of Delhi

The University of Delhi admission application form is expected to be online by August 2nd for students to apply for the course of their choice. The mode of admission is DU is through Merit and Entrance Exams. Besides, the total number of seats now available in DU is 69,554. Firstly, in order to register, the student has to login into the official website of DU – du.ac.in and fill in the required details. Secondly, after filling in the details, next, the student has to upload the documents in the right size and format that are necessary for admission. Thirdly, on submitting the documents, then the student has to pay the admission fee for DU according to the category they belong to. The registration fee for UR/OBC is Rs.250 while the registration fee for SC/ST/PWC is Rs.150.The last date for submission of the online application form is August 31st,2021.

The below tabular column represents the different universities with their average fee structure and their NIRF ranking:

University Name

Average Fee (1st year)

NIRF Ranking

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) ,Bangalore BSc, MTech, M.Des, MTech(Research),Integrated PhD: Rs.29,200PhD: Rs.35,200Master of Management: Rs.2,66,500 1
Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai BTech: Rs. 85,350MTech: Rs.70,750ME: Rs.70,750PhD: Rs.64,500MSc: Rs.55,750 2
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi MTech: Rs.1,391MBA: Rs.6 LakhsMSc: Rs. 1,362MCA: Rs.1,357M.P.H: Rs. 1,381MA: Rs. 1,260 3
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad MSc: Rs.10,710MBA: Rs.2.4 LakhsMA: Rs.7,220BA+MA: Rs.7,220BTech + MTech: Rs.42,095MCA: Rs.42,610BSc + MSc: Rs.10,710 4
Tezpur University, Tezpur

 

BTech: Rs.58,186BSc + MSc: Rs.37,586BA + MA: Rs.30,186MA: Rs.50,186MCA: Rs.41,186 5
 University of Delhi, Delhi MBA: Rs.24,752BA: Rs.3,430BA(Hons): Rs.3,430M.Com: Rs.5,140 6

Average Fee Structure of Degree in Education

The fee structure of any degree is split into different components such as tuition fees, Residential Cost, Meals, Services, and Annual fees. The fee structure differs from university to university. For example,  the meal cost is about Rs.17,500 for one semester which means a minimum amount of about Rs.35,000 in a year. The residential cost will be based on the average stay duration of nine months in a year. The residential cost will include facilities such as water, electricity, gym, pantry, and laundry services. Services such as printing, photocopying, stationery, books, etc will be charged on actuals. The annual fee is subject to revision in consonance with inflation.

B.Tech Average Fee Structure

The B.Tech course fee differs from one institution to another also varies from one country to another. Besides, it includes the admission fees, Examination fees, semester fees, refundable payments, etc. Students who wish to pursue Engineering in government colleges must pass the qualifying exams like JEE Main. The B.Tech fee will depend on many facilities provided to students.

For Example, let’s take IIT. To begin with, the institution charges refundable fees such as Institute, library, and hostel fees which come around Rs.6000. Next, there are some one-time payments such as Alumni Subscription, Medical Examination, Student Welfare Fund, Modernisation fund, Statutory fund, and Hostel Admission fee which is around Rs.5700. The semester fee will include Tuition fee, Registration fee, Exam fee, Student Amenities, etc which comes around Rs.1,05,750.  On the other hand, the institution also charges a Hall fee and once in yearly fees like insurance premium which comes around Rs.28855 and Rs.1,49,005 respectively.

Types of Jobs with Salaries After B.Tech

The curiosity to discover the unknown using technology and science is done by students who have a taste for Engineering. There are various sectors in which a B.Tech graduate can work. For example, a computer Science Engineer, Civil Engineer, Software Engineer, Software Developer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Aerospace Engineer, etc.

Computer Science Engineer

In today fast pacing world computer Science engineers are in demand. Some of the examples for computer science engineer’s jobs and average salaries are given below:

Web Developer- Rs. 3,10,860

Software Developer- Rs.5,06,221

Computer and Information Research Scientist-Rs.22,64,780

Computer System Analyst- Rs.4,57.066

Information Security Analyst- Rs. 6,00,000

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineers will learn the knowledge to find, plan, design, construct and maintain public and environmental properties. Besides, civil engineers have various career options have been listed below with their average salary:

Consulting Civil engineers- Rs.4,55,413

Site Engineers- Rs.3,07,732

Rural and Urban transport Engineers- Rs.9,64,044

Design Engineers- Rs.3,69,008

Water engineers- Rs.6,65,000

Mechanical Engineer

The mechanical students will learn about the design, production, and operation of machines. There are plenty of opportunities for mechanical engineers such as Auto research Engineer, Robotic Engineer, etc are given below with their average salary:

Auto research Engineer- Rs.6,14,451

Robotic Engineer- Rs.4,17,000

Control and Instrumentation Engineer- Rs.4,32,865

Automotive Engineer- Rs.6,14.400

CAD Technicians- Rs.9,80,000

Electrical Engineer

The electrical students will learn about the design, study, and application of devices equipment, and systems. Some of the jobs are given below with their average salary :

Associate Electrical Engineer- Rs.2,51,000

Reliability Electrical Engineer- Rs.7,80,000

Senior Electrical Manager- Rs.7,35,000

Professor- Rs. 16,73,000

Maintenance Engineer- Rs.3,10,000

Aerospace Engineer

The Aerospace students will learn about the basics and advanced level of design and construction of aircraft and spacecraft. Besides, job opportunities for Aerospace graduates are below with their average salary:

Principal Structural Analysis Mechanical Engineer-Rs.16,42,000

System Safety Management Engineer-Rs.3,93,000

 Aerospace engineers-Rs.8,17,000

Assistant Instructor- Rs. 3,60,000

Design Engineer- Rs.3,69,000 

Frequently Asked Questions About Degree in Education in India

What are the different types of Education Degrees?

The different types of Education Degrees are Undergraduate Degree, Postgraduate Degree, Doctoral Degree, and diplomas.

What are the degrees in Teaching?

The degrees in Teaching are Associate Degrees in Education, Bachelors Degrees in Education, Master Degrees in Education, Doctoral Degrees in Education, and Online Teaching Degrees.

Is a Degree in Education worth it?

Yes, a degree in education is worth it because it has good scope and future.

Is Teaching a Difficult Degree?

No, Teaching is one of the easiest and the most respected degrees today.

How to enroll for a degree in education?

In order to enroll for a degree, the student has to fill out the online application form and clear the entrance exam with a qualifying score.

Are there placements after education degrees?

Yes, most of the universities and colleges have placements in the final year.

What job opportunity for a Bachelors’ degree?

Depending on the course selected one can get any job in that stream. For example, a civil engineer can be a site engineer, water engineer, design engineer, etc.

What does the average fee structure for a bachelor’s degree include?

The average fee structure for a bachelor’s degree will include the refundable fee, hostel fee, one-time fee, etc.

How many faculties are available at Delhi University?

There are 16 faculties available at Delhi University.

In order to pursue a master’s in Engineering what entrance exam should be taken up?

In order to pursue a master’s in Engineering one has to write GATE/CLET/CEET.

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