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Govt College of Education is situated at Government College of Education, Jalandhar, Punjab Ladowali Road Jalandhar (District Jalandhar) Punjab, India, Jalandhar, India 144001 in Jalandhar.

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  • 2 Years
  • B.Ed.-B.Ed.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature

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This college, a premier institution, originally set up in 1882 at Lahore, was known as Central Training College. After partition the college was shifted to Jalandhar in December 1947. The College started with B.T degree with 87 boys and 7 girls on roll. O.T was started in 1957 and J.B.T in 1962. Integrated B.Ed course commenced from 1966 onwards. As a result of increasing demand M.Ed was started in 1955. In February 1956 extension service department was attached to this college. This department made immense contribution towards in-service teacher education. In keeping with the spirit of the times, an Adult Education Squad was formed to spread literacy. For several years evening classes were also conducted for M.Ed. With the start of distance education, the college hosted a number of personal contact programs for various universities. It also remained a study centre for IGNOU for many years. The college was upgraded as IASE under the centrally sponsored scheme in 1987-88. The college provides all essential facilities and has a well-developed infrastructure. It provides congenial environment for learning and develops positive attitude towards research. The college is proud to have well qualified, competent and excellent teacher educators. Students prefer to join this prestigious institutions not only due to financial consideration but also due to its high repute in the area of teacher education.

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



2 Type Courses Available

  • 1 UG Courses
  • 1 PG Courses

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The college has a well equipped library which has a rich collection of rare and remarkable books. There are 32637 books in the library concerned with various subjects of teacher education program. Old gazettes, educational reports and encyclopedias are available which are very useful for historical research in the field of education,. Besides our own students, students from other intitution also avail of this facility. The college subscribes to 16 Journals, 14 magazines and 7 newspapers. Each student is issued a library cum identity card on which B.Ed student is issued 3 books and M.Ed student is issued 5 books.


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