Government College of Education

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Government College of Education is situated at P.O Banipur, North 24 Parganas Habra, West Bengal 743233 India in Baruipur.

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  • B.Ed.
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Government College of Education - GCE

The GovernmentCollege of Education (C.T.E.), Banipur is a famous Teachers’ Training College for Secondary School teachers. It was established in 1948. The college has a long history being the first Teachers’ Training College in the district of North 24 Parganas. Sargent Commission Report was the best known for the “Post War Educational Development in India”. Sargent Plan was a terminal point and capstone of educational development prior to independence. One of the important recommendations of this Commission was the establishment of Teacher’s training colleges both for graduate and under graduates. In order to implement the sergeant plan, the Provincial Bengal Govt. took resolution to establish two Primary teacher’s Training colleges and two Post Graduate Teacher’s Training colleges at the ‘Baigachi’village(present name Banipur). Eminent educationists Smt. Blackden and AnathBasu helped the Govt. for implementation of the plan. A selection Board was constituted for the appointment of the teachers of these training colleges. The chairperson of the selection board was Mr Karuvila Jackaria(DPI) and other members were Ajij Ahmed(IAS),Smt. Blackden, and the mother super of Lareto convent. The teachers selected for theses Training colleges were Himanshubimal Majumdar, Shyamshul Haque, Julfikar Ali, Bhagabandas Ganguly, Layla Khan, Nalini Das, Rabeya Khatun, Prativa Dasgupta, Amiya Chatterjee, Pratima Chatterjee and Najma were sent to England for training. Tarapada Bhoumik, Shailaja Roy, Mohit Sen, Amarendra Datta Choudhury, Kshitish Banerjee, Muhammad Mahasin, Subodh Sengupta, Charushila Bollar, Kansen, Luftunnisha, Shushila Mandal, Shunila Guha and Shuprava Banerjee were sent to Shantinikatan to receive training. HimanshuBimalMajumdar, Shailaja Roy, Mohit Sen, Amarendranath Datta Choudhury, Kanai Sen, Sunil Guha were sent to Wardha in Gujrat.

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The college has an excellent infrastructure providing all the basic amenities.



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At GCE the students are endowed with modern infra and convenient amenities that make their life 'go easy' in college hours, alongside make learning more interesting. Some of the facilities include well ventilated classrooms, recreational areas,  indoor and outdoor games, stocked library, seamless internet connectivity, medical facilities etc.


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