Application is invited by IGNOU for Masters in Special education. Individuals can also get themselves enrolled for bachelors in Education (special education). There are basically two sessions of admission for all those who actually wish to get admitted in IGNOU.
Master degree programs
Students willing to pursue Master degree from IGNOU would basically get scopes to opt any one among the list of four with regards to special education. The programs are as under:
- M.Ed in mental retardation
- M.Ed in Learning impairment
- M.Ed in hearing impairment
- M.Ed in learning disability
Bachelor degrees programs
If you have decided to frame your career by teaching special children and students in the society, you must start with bachelor degrees from IGNOU in various specializations. Following are some of the programs:
- B.Ed in visual impairment
- B.Ed in mental retardation
- B.Ed in hearing impairment
There are some basic categories of students who wish to carry on with the above mentioned programs. If you want to pursue M.Ed in special education programs, it is necessary for you to qualify B.Ed in special education programs. Individuals will also be allowed to pursue M.Ed if they have equivalent degree from Rehabilitation Council of India. It is necessary for you to get at least 50% of marks in the teaching module of 2 years.
Other courses presented by IGNOU
Today, IGNOU is offering many more programs apart from B.Ed AND M.Ed courses as mentioned above. Some of them are foundation course on education of children with disability, foundation course in special education and foundation course on education with children with disabilities. These are basically very short courses with the duration of 3 months. You can now get the courses details and fees structures once you visit to the official website of IGNOU. There are many programs with 2 years duration and 4 years even. You can choose the courses according to your suitability and eligibility as mentioned in the prospectus. The course fees of such courses are really very reasonable as compared to other private colleges.