Guwahati, May 4: Azim Premji University announced special incentives for school teachers from Assam for admissions to its M. Ed. programme for 2018-20 session. Students can apply online on the University website www.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/M. Ed. Applications for admissions close on May 15, director of School of Education, Azim Premji University, Rohit Dhankar informed in a press release here on Friday.
The university has an explicit commitment towards supporting students from disadvantaged backgrounds, based on parental education, income, caste, gender, etc. The university provides extensive financial assistance to deserving students through full and partial scholarships covering tuition fees, accommodation and food charges.
This will be a full time programme based at Bangalore. The programme consists of Core Courses, Electives (Disciplinary areas and advanced educational studies), Workshop courses and a compulsory Dissertation. The disciplinary focus will be Science and Mathematics Education. Students will have field engagement in all the Semesters. Members of our faculty are accomplished academicians, teacher educators, researchers, teachers and agents of social transformation.