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

Our Courses

Bachelor of Education

Dronacharya P.G College of Education ,Rait was established in 2006—is approved by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE), Jaipur and is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla and accredited ‘B’ Grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Mysore.
At Dronacharya, it is our aim to provide an exemplary stepping stone to budding teachers for their future success. We do this by providing them firm grounding in requisite skills and knowledge that, we believe, will result in them striving for teaching excellence, and in becoming exceptional leaders who will transform the realm of education. The college prides itself in providing superior infrastructural facilities in the form of spacious Air-conditioned multipurpose hall, large and rooms, educational Technology Lab, Computer Lab (Wi-Fi facility), a state of art language laboratory , social science lab , science and mathematics lab, library with more than 12000 books/journals. Staff room, hostel for boys and girls indoor and outdoor games facilities.

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.

Eligibility:- B.A, B.Sc, B.Com. with 50% marks for General candidates and 45% marks for SC, ST and OBC candidates.

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.

Bachelor of Computer Applications

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 Administration

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.

Number of seats 60

Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications

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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