Best Career Options after M.Ed - Check Scope, Job Profiles, Courses after M.Ed

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaPublished On: June 10, 2020

M.Ed is a higher-level degree in the stream of education. Most of the aspirants are uncertain about the career prospects that are available after M.Ed. Check the list of best career options for M.Ed graduates here. 

Career options after M.Ed

Many students get confused about choosing the right career option after completing a degree in Masters of Education (M.Ed). Although there are various career and higher education options available for the students, many of them don’t know which option is best for them. In this article, we will talk about the best career options after M.Ed including the list of courses, job profiles, scope, etc.

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Career Options after M.Ed

List of Courses after M.Ed

List of Job Options after M.Ed

List of Government jobs after M.ed

Top Colleges in India for M.Ed

Other Related Articles

Career Options after M.Ed

After completing a degree in Masters in Education (M.Ed), various career options open up for the candidates. The candidates can go for a job as a professor or a teacher in higher-level education after completing a degree in M.Ed. Apart from it, the students can also opt for higher studies after M.Ed which will open more career opportunities for them with high paying jobs. Given below are some of the best course and job options which the candidates can pursue after completing a degree in M.Ed.

List of Courses after M.Ed

Given below are the list of popular courses to pursue after M.Ed with eligibility, duration and career scope for each of the courses:

Name of the Course

About

Eligibility

Duration

Average Salary (INR)

Top Recruiters

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

One of the most sought after degree after M.Ed is PhD in Education which is also Doctorate level degree. The candidates can learn about various advanced aspects of education through this course including psychology, education policy, curriculum and teaching, etc.

The candidate must have completed a PG degree in Education (M.Ed/M.A./M.Phil) with 55% aggregate.

3 years

4 LPA to 6 LPA

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Birla Institute of Technology (BIT)
National Institute of Technology (NIT)

Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)

Masters in Philosophy (M.Phil)

The candidates can also go for a Masters in Philosophy (M.Phil) course after M.Ed in which they are taught about significant aspects of research and thesis in the education sector.

The candidate must have completed a degree in M.Ed or equivalent from a recognised institute.

2 years

2.5 LPA to 6 LPA

Hyundai Motors

IISER Thiruvananthapuram

ISM Dhanbad

Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute

Certificate in Guidance

Its is a basic Certificate course that is useful if you are planning to become an education counsellor.

The candidate must have passed class 10th or an equivalent from a recognised board.

6 months

2 LPA to 4 LPA

Private/ Government/ Public Schools/colleges

Certificate in Value Education

This course may be relevant for those who teach Moral Values/ Value Education in schools.

The candidate must have passed class 12th or an equivalent in the preferred stream from a recognised board.

6 months

2 LPA to 4 LPA

Private/ Government/ Public Schools/colleges

Certificate in Teaching of English

If you are looking for a Career as an English Teacher, this certificate course adds an additional value to your resume.

The candidate must have pursued a bachelors degree in Education or equivalent.

6 months

2 LPA to 4 LPA

Private/ Government/ Public Schools/colleges

List of Job Options after M.Ed

If the candidates do not want to go for higher education, he/she can directly go for a job in education after completing a degree in M.Ed. Some of the best job options which the candidates can pursue after M.Ed are given below with eligibility, recruiters and pay scale for each:

Job Option

About

Eligibility

Top Recruiters

Average Salary (INR)

High School Principal

A High School Principal is responsible to manage the overall functioning of the school such as developing curriculum, Managing disciplinary requirement, managing budget, etc.

The candidate must have pursued a PhD level degree with adequate experience in the education sector.

Private/ Government/ Public Schools/colleges

4 LPA to 6 LPA

Administrative Assistant

An Administrative Assistant is a person who is responsible for managing all the official duties in a school.

The candidate must have pursued a degree in M.Ed or an equivalent from a recognised institute.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Birla Institute of Technology (BIT)
National Institute of Technology (NIT)

Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)

2 LPA to 4 LPA

Educator

An Educator is a person who is expert in one area of the subject and teaches the students about the concept of that subject.

The candidate must have pursued a degree in M.Ed or an equivalent from a recognised institute.

Private/ Government/ Public Schools/colleges

2 LPA to 4 LPA

Educational Researcher

Educational researchers are the professionals who are responsible to research in a specific subject and create research paper based on their findings.

The candidate must have pursued a degree in PhD/ M.Ed or an equivalent from a recognised institute.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Birla Institute of Technology (BIT)
National Institute of Technology (NIT)

Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)

3 LPA to 5 LPA

Government Jobs

Government jobs include recruitment in government based educational sectors.

The candidate must have pursued a degree in M.Ed or an equivalent from a recognised institute.

Government Schools/colleges

2 LPA to 6 LPA

Note: The salary structure mentioned above is indicative only and is subject to change unconditionally.

List of Government Jobs after M.Ed

The candidates can also go for government jobs after completing a degree in M.Ed. Some of the popular government job options after M.Ed are listed below:

  • Trained Graduate Teacher

  • High School teacher

  • Principal/Vice Principal

  • Stenographer

  • Instructor

  • Post Graduate Teacher

  • Agriculture Development Officers

  • Librarian

Top Colleges in India for M.Ed

Some of the top colleges in India to pursue a Masters in Education with average fees and the type of institutions is given in the table below:

Name of the College

Type of Institute

Average Fees (INR)

CT Group Of Institutions, Jalandhar

Private

60,000 to 1,20,000

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University ( GGSIP), New Delhi

Public

64,000 to 1,75,000

Kasturba Medical College ( KMC), Mangalore

Private

1,00,000 to 3,00,000

Hindu College, New Delhi

Private

1,02,000 to 2,50,000

Lovely Professional University ( LPU), Phagwara

Private

1,06,000 to 3,22,000

Banaras Hindu University ( BHU, Varanasi), Varanasi

Government

4,500 to 1,00,000

Kamla Nehru Mahavidyalaya ( KNM), Bhopal

Private

1,00,000 to 3,00,000

All in all, the candidates can go for either a job or higher education after completing a degree in M.Ed. There are various career options available for the candidates in both the private and government sectors.

We hope the above article will help you make the right decision about your career. Meanwhile, you can also check other related articles from the table given below:

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