EDUCATION DEPARTMENT PROFILE
To provide quality education to the students of the locality in particular and of the state in general, the Department of Education was established in the academic year 1978 with the inception of the College. Education as a subject at Degree Level was started during the academic year 1987-88. The Department focuses on the basic aim of the education which is to bring modification in human behaviour by creating an appetite among the learners to gather information and construct knowledge. In the 21st Century world, the students are required to be skilled enough to meet their needs of life. Hence, the Department of Education endeavours to achieve excellence by facilitating quality education based on research for students. To enable them to acquire skills that are required in the present period of globalization. The teachers of the Department are committed to make innovations in teaching and research.
Department of Higher Education, Govt. of Odisha has sponsored two Lecturers selected through State Selection Board named Dr. Sankar Prasad Mohanty and Ms. Monalisa Dash who have joined Brajrajnagar College in the month of October 2016. Besides, Mr. Pranaya Kumar Pandey has been working as a Lecturer in Education since 2003 and he is heading the Department.
The Department has its own room equipped with major psychological tests required for CBCS syllabus. The students visit the schools/sites for collection of data required for their project works. They are encouraged to learn the skills particularly Life Skills. The Department offers Education as Honours, Pass and Elective. Besides, as per the demands of the students, we are planning to open MA (Education) in near future. The Department also offers Education as an optional subject at +2 level with 64 seats (at Higher Secondary Level).
Total students’ strength in Education as follows:
- +3 First Year : Honours 48, Pass: 17, Elective: 55 (CBCS Pattern)
- +3 Second Year : Honours 48, Pass: 34, Elective: 32 (CBCS Pattern)
- +3 Final Year : Honours 19, Elective: 30 (Old Pattern)
- +2 First Year : 64 (CHSE, Odisha)
- +2 Second Year : 64 (CHSE, Odisha)