The Department of Educational Foundations offers general education courses, services courses to the whole Faculty of Education as well as full-fledged degree programmes in the following areas:

Diploma Programme

  • A two year full time in-service Diploma in Special Education Program
  • A one year full time pre-service Post Graduate Diploma in Education Program

First Degree Programmes

  • A two year in-service/four year pre-service Special Education Program
  • Plans are underway, resources permitting, to introduce a bachelors degree program in Counselling and Human Services.

Masters Programmes

  • Educational Research and Evaluation
  • Counselling and Human Services
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Management
  • Gender
  • Plans are underway, resources permitting, to introduce masters of Education degree programmes in Special Education and in Educational Psychology.

MPhil/PhD Programmes

The department offers an M. Phil/Ph. D research programme in the following areas:

  • Educational Administration
  • Curriculum Studies
  • History, Philosophy and Sociology of Education
  • Special Education
  • Counselling and Human Services
  • Educational Psychology

Admission of students into the doctoral programme is strictly based on the availability of supervisors. Interested candidates should consult the University Calendar or the Head of Department for more information.


Contact Details :
Educational Foundations