Education and Training is a field where scientific methods are used to train and guide people. It is the process of facilitating learning and acquisition of knowledge and skills.
Education Administrators are involved in administrative and managerial activities in schools and colleges in order to facilitate its smooth functioning.
Career counsellors help others in need, to know and understand themselves and the world of work in order to make career, educational, and life decisions.
Academic content developers are involved in designing curriculum and study materials, which can be used by students and teachers.
Librarians manage books and information, particularly through preserving, collecting and organizing books and other materials in libraries.
Trainers help people to develop their abilities, thus they have to be updated in the field and always think of innovative ways to help people achieve their potential.
Special educators work with students who require special attention and care. They develop special teaching and learning procedures to help students with a wide range of learning, mental and physical problems and disabilities to achieve their potential.
Pre-primary school teachers work with children of age 3 - 5 years. They help the children to explore and learn new things and provide basic knowledge for further education.
Primary school teachers will deal with students of age 6 - 9 years. They provide basic knowledge in all subjects and help students develop proper skills and social abilities.
Secondary education teachers work in high schools (8th to10th), where they teach students a particular subject and their primary objective is to educate and prepare students for higher secondary education.
Higher secondary school teachers teach students in class 11th and 12th. They will be specialised in one specific subject and will be responsible for the development of student in scientific and humanistic basis.
Professors acts as a facilitator and guide for college and university students seeking knowledge by studying a course or conducting research, in any of a wide variety of academic and vocational subjects.
Instructional designers prepares instructional materials, tutorials and articles that serve as training resources for students learning a subject or for consumers or employees on how to use a tool or product.
|Name of Exam||Institutions||Languages||Application Period||Exam Dates||Website|
|Undergraduate - (UG)|
|Delhi University (Join Admission test- JAT)||Multiple Locations||English||May- June||3rd week of June||http://www.du.ac.in/du/|
|Banaras Hindu University (Entrance Test)||Multiple Locations||English , Hindi||Feb - March||2nd week of May||www.bhu.ac.in/education_faculty/|
|Panjab University (PU CET)||Multiple Locations||English||Apr - May||May||admissions.puchd.ac.in/index.php?id=384|
|Regional Institute of Education (RIE CEE)||Multiple Locations||English, Hindi||Mar - May||June||www.riemysore.ac.in/|
|Postgraduate - (PG)|
|Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI Entrance Exam)||Multiple Locations||Mar - April||Mar - May||June||www.teachers-eligibility-test.com/b-ed-admission/mu/|
|Name of Exam||Eligibility||Eligible for||Centers||Languages||Application Period||Exam Dates||Website|
|UGC NET||PG||Assistant Professorship,JRF||Multiple Locations||English||Mar - April||June||ntanet.nic.in/ntanetcms/public/home.aspx|
|Kerala SET||B.Ed||School - Level Teaching||Multiple Locations||English||Feb||March||lbscentre.kerala.gov.in/|
It would be better to take any stream at plus two level based on the student’s interests and aptitude. Then they can go for bachelor’s degree according to the subjects which they have studied at higher secondary level.
Admission to the top colleges and universities for UG are based on the aggregate score of a select number of courses at the plus two level. Focusing on improving your English and native language ability and general/ social awareness.
Subject at UG level can be selected based on the student’s interest and which stream they had taken at plus two level. It essential that the students must have a bachelor's degree to get admission to B.Ed.
Student can take two year long Diploma in Education(D Ed) after their plus two. After the diploma they would eligible to teach the students upto fourth standard.
Communication, presentation skills are essential to a teacher. Empathy is important in understanding the students mentoring skills are crucial to empower them to develop their own strengths, beliefs, and personal attributes
|Undergraduate - (UG)|
|State Merit Scholarship, Kerala||
|Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students||Scholarship will be awarded to the students who have secured not less than 50% marks in the previous final examination and annual income of their parents/guardian from all sources does not exceed Rs. 1.00 lakh.||scholarships.gov.in/|
|Induslnd foundation Scholarship||
|JSW Udaan Scholarship for B.Ed||
|MPCL Scholarship For B.Ed||Minimum 50% marks in undergraduate||www.vidyasaarathi.co.in|
|Postgraduate - (PG)|
|J. N. Tata Endowment awards||The J. N. Tata Endowment awards a one-time loan scholarships to Indian nationals only at the beginning of the course for full time Postgraduate/Ph.D./Postdoctoral studies/Research Fellowships studies abroad, in all fields. Applicants should be graduates of a recognised Indian University and have secured at least 60% in their last academic examination.||jntataendowment.org/loan-scholarship-process|
|Merit Cum Means Scholarship||
|JSW Udaan Scholarship||
|UGC Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship for University Rank Holders for PG Programs||The scholarship is available to the student for first PG Degree only. Age limit for the students is 30 years at the time of admission in PG course. Distance mode of education will not be considered under the scheme||www.ugc.ac.in/sgc/|
Education and training is a wide discipline which include various fields like education administrator, special educator, primary and pre primary teachers, trainers, academic content developer. This is a field that is highly appreciated and considered noble in all around the world. There has always been demand for educators and it's on the rise.
According to the BBC’s “Will a Robot take my job” , education and training is least likely to be affected by the automation and advancements in artificial intelligence.But some changes are to be expected in this field [FCCI report] as the use of technology in teaching and learning would increase in future. Educators should be updated about the advancements in the development and upgradation in technology. They should also develop and improve the skills required to use these technologies. The education sector would expand as the collaboration with foreign universities and various industries would increase in the near future.
Teachers or trainer can work as career advisor. For that they need to have deep knowledge in different careers and courses.
Teachers or trainers can develop various contents with respect to their field of studies for websites or other medium.
Teachers or trainers could enter into the government jobs through the various competitive exams such as UPSC, PSC and SSC
Qualified teachers can work in the field curriculum development where they design and develop curriculum, learning materials and contents which are helpful to improve the education system.
If the teachers or trainers have managerial skills they can work in managerial posts of educational and training institutions.