Department of Education


About Department

The Department of Education is an integral part of Government Degree College Ganderbal, dedicated to providing exceptional educational opportunities and fostering a culture of excellence. Our department focuses on shaping future educators, empowering them with the knowledge and skills to excel in the field of education. Faculty Our department boasts a team of highly qualified and experienced faculty members who are passionate about teaching and learning. With their expertise and dedication, they ensure a nurturing environment that encourages academic growth and personal development. Courses Offered At the Department of Education, we offer a Bachelor's course in the subject of Education. This comprehensive program equips students with a deep understanding of educational theories, pedagogy, and innovative teaching methodologies. Pedagogy and Hutagogy In our Bachelor's course, we emphasize various teaching methodologies, including traditional pedagogy and innovative approaches like Hutagogy. Students will explore these methods, understand their applications, and develop the skills to implement them effectively in diverse educational settings. Facilities and Resources To support effective learning, we provide state-of-the-art facilities and resources. Our well-equipped classrooms, modern libraries, and interactive learning tools foster an environment conducive to academic exploration and intellectual growth. Extracurricular Activities We believe in nurturing well-rounded individuals. Along with academic pursuits, students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities, including workshops, seminars, and educational trips. These experiences enrich their overall educational journey. Community Engagement At the Department of Education, community engagement is an essential aspect of our educational philosophy. We encourage our students to get involved in community service initiatives, fostering a sense of social responsibility and empathy. Join Us! Whether you aspire to become a dedicated educator or seek to contribute to educational research, the Department of Education at Government Degree College Ganderbal is the perfect place to begin your journey. We are committed to providing a nurturing and intellectually stimulating environment that will help you achieve your academic and professional goals. Contact Us For more information or any inquiries, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. You can visit our website or contact us through the following: 7006000182. Prof. Mustafa Majid Sheikh Come and be a part of our dynamic learning community, where we shape educators of tomorrow!

Year Of Establishment 2003
Sanctioned Posts 05
Existing Teaching Posts 02

Head Of Department's Message

Prof Shabir Ahmad Parra


Dear Students and Visitors, I extend a warm welcome to the Department of Education at Government Degree College Ganderbal. As the Head of Department (HOD), it gives me immense pleasure to lead a team of dedicated educators and mentor our aspiring teachers. At the Department of Education, we believe that education is the key to a brighter future and plays a vital role in shaping the society we live in. Our mission is to prepare compassionate, knowledgeable, and innovative educators who can inspire and empower the next generation of learners. We take pride in offering a comprehensive **Bachelor's course in Education**, where we blend traditional teaching methodologies with modern pedagogical approaches like pedagogy and heutagogy. Our curriculum is thoughtfully designed to equip students with the latest educational theories, practical teaching techniques, and a strong foundation in educational psychology. We offer subjects that focus on skill enhancement, including: -Educational Technology -Early Childhood Care and Education - Guidance & Counselling We foster an inclusive learning environment that encourages active participation, critical thinking, and creative problem-solving. Our faculty members are not only experienced educators but also passionate mentors who go the extra mile to ensure each student's success and growth. Apart from academic excellence, we believe in the holistic development of our students. Through various extracurricular activities, workshops, and seminars, we provide opportunities for personal and professional growth. Our aim is to nurture not only proficient educators but also well-rounded individuals ready to face the challenges of the real world. We understand the significance of educational research and continuously strive to contribute to the field of education through our faculty's scholarly work and research projects. I encourage all our students to make the most of the resources and facilities available to them, including our modern classrooms, well-stocked library, and access to the latest educational technology. Together, let's embark on a journey of learning, exploration, and transformation. I am confident that our Department of Education will continue to be a beacon of excellence and a driving force in shaping the future of education. Join us as we work hand in hand to make a positive impact on the lives of learners and inspire generations to come. Wishing you all a fulfilling and rewarding educational journey. With warm regards, Head of Department - Department of Education Government Degree College Ganderbal


Permanent Faculty

Prof. Shabir Ahmad Para Assistant Professor Masters In Education | M.ED | M.Phill | NET | SET View Education
Prof. Mustafa Majid Sheikh Assistant Professor Masters In Education | M.ED | M.Phil View Education

Contractual Faculty

Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil

Permanent Non-Teaching Staff


Contractual Non-Teaching Staff



Courses OfferedDuration
BG With Education 3 years