The Department of Education was established in 1990, and is headed and managed by Dr. Atul Kulkarni
This course is taught till the Final Year (Third Year) B.A. level with approximately 50 students at the graduation level.
Some of the important areas of study in this course include
Family - Role and Functions of Family in Educational Development of the child.
Contribution of Indian Educators (Jyotiba Phule, Maharshi Karve, Karmaveer Patil)
Meaning of Environmental Education, Health Education, Population Education.
Educational Psychology - Meaning, nature, scope, methods.
Forms of Educational Institutions (Sakharshala, Open University, Vocational Education)
Educational thoughts (Mahatma Gandhi - Vardha Scheme; Ravindranath Tagore – Shantiniketan, etc.)
Learning (Process, Laws and Methods)
Higher Education(Meaning and Problems)
Personality - Concept, factors affecting
Individual differences - Concept, causes
Mental processes - Meaning, ednl importance (Sensation, Perception, Concept formation, Imagination).
Methods of teaching.