DCEDU

Dronacharya P.G. College of Education, Rait has created an inimitable academic space for itself within nearly nine years of its monumental existence. It has made an enviable reputation for cutting-edge learning in academic and co-academic skills through its commitment to innovative and student-friendly initiatives. The college is situated in truly enchanting Kangra Valley right in the lap of snow clad Dhauladhars. The College was established in 2006 and is self financed, non-aided educational institute managed by OCEAN Society. It is affiliated to H.P University, Shimla and recognized by NCTE and by UGC under section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956. Dronacharya P.G. College of Education is situated on NH-154 at Rait, Kangra (H.P.) on Mandi- Pathankot National Highway. It is the youngest college in the state of Himachal Pradesh to be graded by ‘NAAC’ with Grade ‘B’. It offers B.Ed. and M.Ed. Course; three professional courses BBA,BCA and PGDCA.

Dronacharya P.G. College of Education is a place “Where knowledge is created, not just communicated”. Located in rural set up, the motto of the college is “Achieving the most with much less” which is apt as the college is catering to economically and socially disadvantaged students with an aim to equip them with a better future by shaping their personality, strengthening their character, instilling in them a sense of responsibility, and developing their potentials to the fullest.

The college aims at imparting learning and provides a learner centric approach rather than teacher-centric one. The college has scaled new heights of excellence by becoming the first recipient of Best College in Rural Area Award given by Communication Multimedia and Infrastructure (CMAI) in National Himachal Pradesh Education Summit & Awards, 2014 supported by Department of MNRE, Govt. of India; Department of MSME Govt. of India, National Internet Exchange of India

1. Highly Motivated, Experienced and Progressive Faculty.
2. Stupendous success stories scripted by students in Academics with top university positions.
3. Professional Atmosphere emphasis on Holistic Personality Development of the pupils including value education.
4. Orientation, training for Entrance Exams, Placement Drives and internship opportunities in Emerging Sectors. .
5. Stimulating Workshops, Seminars and Guest Lectures for students.
6. A Computerized library with more than 12,000 books, 25 reputed journals, 20 magazines & news papers.
7. State of the art infrastructural Amenities i.e. Labs, Smart classrooms, LCD projectors and Air conditioned Seminar hall.
8. Enriching workshops, Seminars, Guest lectures and stimulating Club Activities aim for holistic development of the pupils.
9. Scholarship for Meritorious and under privileged students.
10. Ultra modern Gym and Indoor & Outdoor Sports Facilities, CCTV camera and power back up with silent generator.
11. Mentorship Programme and Guidance Counseling Sessions, Industrial Visits, tours.
12. Teacher Parent Interface through Personal Contact and Periodical Report Cards.
13. Separate Hostel facilities for Boys & Girls and refurbished Canteen facility.
14. Soft skills training through mock GD, mock interviews etc.
15. Sophisticated and round the clock Wi-Fi campus with high speed internet leased line.
16. Conceptualize and organize ‘NAVRANG’ Annual College Fest with vigor and vivacity.
17. Comprehensive assessment of students and Intensive Follow up of the students.

Our Courses

Bachelor of Education

The Dronacharya College of Education, is a private, self financed, non- government educational institute managed by OCEAN Society, affiliated to H.P University Shimla and recognised by NCTE. Established in 2006, with an intake of 100 students for B.Ed. Course, the college has added another 100 seats in 2008-09.

The College aims at imparting life-long learning and provides a learner centric rather than teacher- centric educational process. The college boasts of well equipped and conducive infrastructural facilities i.e Seminar hall, Educational Technology lab, Computer lab (Wi-Fi facility), Social Science lab, Science lab, Library, Hostel and Canteen facilities. Co-curricular activities are an integral part of education and they ensure harmonious development of an individual.

Activities such as debates, declamation ,quiz competition and other literary & cultural activities are frequently held for the students. Workshops, Conferences, Guest lectures, Seminar and. Educational tours strive to widen intellectual horizon of the pupils. The college prepares teachers who are equipped with required skills and competencies to meet the challenges of the future. The whole some development of the teacher trainees is taken care of through personality development programmes, yoga and enlightened talks by the renowned personalities.

Master of Education

Dronacharya PG College of Education offers Master of Education program and it aims to prepare professionals for career in education and teaching. The programme envisage to develop educators with local and global perspective. College is committed to develop research skills and competencies in the future teachers, administrators and policy makers. The future teachers are meticulously grounded in current educational theory and research, consistent with national standards and become exemplary practitioner in their field with commitment to innovation and experimentation. The College is committed to preparing practitioners who will be leaders in educational improvement and reform. The first session of M.ED course commenced in 2013, with an intake of 35 students.

Research related Workshops, Conferences, Guest lectures, Seminars are a regular feature in the college to widen intellectual horizon of the pupils. The college prepares teachers who are equipped with required skills and competencies to meet the challenges of the future. The whole some development of the teacher trainees is taken care of through personality development programmes, yoga and enlightened talks by the renowned personalities.

Eligibility:- The admission to M.Ed. will be made on the basis of marks obtained in entrance test conducted by Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.

Duration:- Two Years.

Bachelor of Computer Appl..

Professional course BCA affiliated to H.P University have also been introduced in the year 2008. It has also been identified by National Testing Service-India , MHRD (Higher Education) for the establishment of Regional Field Unit. Dronacharya College believes in inculcating the philosophy “Where knowledge is created, not just communicated.”

The College aims at imparting life-long learning and provides a learner centric rather than teacher- centric educational process. The college boasts of well equipped and conducive infrastructural facilities i.e Seminar hall, Educational Technology lab, Computer lab (Wi-Fi facility), Social Science lab, Science lab, Library, Hostel and Canteen facilities. Co-curricular activities are an integral part of education and they ensure harmonious development of an individual.

Activities such as debates, declamation ,quiz competition and other literary & cultural activities are frequently held for the students. Workshops, Conferences, Guest lectures, Seminar and. Educational tours strive to widen intellectual horizon of the pupils. The college prepares teachers who are equipped with required skills and competencies to meet the challenges of the future. The whole some development of the teacher trainees is taken care of through personality development programmes, yoga and enlightened talks by the renowned personalities.

Bachelor of Business Admi...

Professional course BBA affiliated to H.P University have also been introduced in the year 2008. It has also been identified by National Testing Service-India , MHRD (Higher Education) for the establishment of Regional Field Unit. Dronacharya College believes in inculcating the philosophy “Where knowledge is created, not just communicated.”

The BBA programme is a full-time, three-year graduation programme, which aims at transforming a student into a corporate personality. This course with its intensive syllabus and a wide range of value addition modules would indeed enable the student to aspire for higher studies in premium business schools in India and abroad. Being a professional course it ensures a healthy balance between theoretical foundation and practical exposure to the present day business world. The objective of imparting instruction for this course is to groom the students with comprehensive inputs & develop an all-round personality that would enable the students to take up the challenges of the corporate world and also become responsible citizens of our society.

Courses Offered Duration No. of seats
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) 3 Years 60

Post Graduate Diploma in...

Professional course PGDCA affiliated to H.P University have also been introduced in the year 2008. It has also been identified by National Testing Service-India , MHRD (Higher Education) for the establishment of Regional Field Unit. Dronacharya College believes in inculcating the philosophy “Where knowledge is created, not just communicated.”

The College aims at imparting life-long learning and provides a learner centric rather than teacher- centric educational process. The college boasts of well equipped and conducive infrastructural facilities i.e Seminar hall, Educational Technology lab, Computer lab (Wi-Fi facility), Social Science lab, Science lab, Library, Hostel and Canteen facilities. Co-curricular activities are an integral part of education and they ensure harmonious development of an individual.

Activities such as debates, declamation ,quiz competition and other literary & cultural activities are frequently held for the students. Workshops, Conferences, Guest lectures, Seminar and. Educational tours strive to widen intellectual horizon of the pupils. The college prepares teachers who are equipped with required skills and competencies to meet the challenges of the future. The whole some development of the teacher trainees is taken care of through personality development programmes, yoga and enlightened talks by the renowned personalities.

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