Department of Education


Year of establishment – 2003

Sanctioned Teaching Posts: 05

Existing Teaching Posts: 02

It was established in the year 2003 and is one of the fourteen departments of the faculty of social sciences. It is one of the largest departments in the college as for as the student enrollment is concerned. Besides general education the other subjects like early childhood care  and education and guidance and counselling were introduced as skill enhancement course in the year 2018 and 2019 respectively. The department has been established with the vision to impart education which will develop a society based on values of human dignity and equality. The main objective of this department is to provide quality education and necessary skills and this department is committed to achieve all the above mentioned objectives. Our department provides proper attention towards raising educational standard to ensure dissemination of knowledge.

HOD's Message                                                                      


Mr. Shabir Ahmad Para

Welcome to the department of education.The department of Education government degree college Ganderbal is focusing on new trends in teaching and learning to push the boundaries of field of education.Our faculty is working in the development for providing opportunities for academic and personal growth of our students in times of rapid educational change.Our programs include UGcourse , teacher training programs for pupil teachers enrolled in non-formal mode of education(Kashmir university),skill enhancement courses (ECCE) and guidance and counseling .Our faculty strength is five and we are all committed to quality undergraduate education and personality development of our students.


  Education Tour



Mr. Shabir Ahmad Para (HOD)

Mr. Shabir Ahmad Para

Mr. Sheikh Mustafa Majid

Courses Offered: Education 

Duration: 3 Year

Facilities: The department has well established library containing rich collection of books of latest editions.




Guidance Counselling Examination Link 

Video tutorials of Examination Link