MA in Education Admission Open 2023 at Top University in Ranchi


2 Years




Total 97,000 INR Only

Admission Open 2023-24 | MA in Education | Usha Martin University

About the Programme

The Master of Arts (Education) is an innovative programme, through which the learners will gaincomprehensive knowledge in the field of educationKeeping in mind the current needs and developments in teacher education, this programme caters to the need of learners arising out of changing trends and evolving pedagogy. It seeks to develop a favorableuniversal outlook towards society and look beyond the curriculum for overall development.

  • The programme design is based on the latest UGC guidelines wherein continuous assessment and evaluation of end semester results are considered in totality.
  • This course is beneficial for students asit blends all the necessary characteristics required to become a teaching professional.

Programme Overview

Programme Objectives

The structure of programme with core and elective courses ensures that the students are initiated into thinking and studying the whole range of educationally important areas of knowledge as well as focus in the area of their interest. Therefore, students go out with an enquiring mind, a set of capabilities to act and to work for social justice in the society.

The key objectives of the programme are:

  • Understanding Educational theory: Introduce students to theoretical approaches in Education
  • Understanding Educational practices in Indian School Education: Help them understand educational practices, policies, settings and contexts.
  • Implementing Independent Educational Interventions: Develop capabilities to plan and implement independent educational interventions
  • Nourishing Professional Development: Build capabilities for self-learning and self motivated professional development.
Programme Learning Outcomes

On completion of the programme, a learner would be expected to:

  • Explain the philosophical origins of educational theories and practices.
  • Analyse the learning process based on theoretical approaches of learning.
  • Administer different tools and their purpose of collecting data.
  • To promote multidisciplinary approach in teaching pedagogy.
  • Explain the construction of curriculum and its assessment criteria.
  • Design task based assignments along with question paper and marking schemes.
  • Generate research methodology for pursuing higher degrees for enriching professional competencies
  • Explain the need for environmental conservation and other related global issues.

Programme Structure


Course Code Course Name Credits
MAEdu-101 Foundation of Education 4
MAEdu-102 Educational Psychology 4
MAEdu-103 Research methodology in Education 4
MAEdu-104 Curriculum Development 4
MAEdu-105 Inclusion of children with Diverse Needs (Elective) 4
Credits- Sem I 20


Course Code Course Name Credits
MAEdu-201 Sociological foundation of Education 4
MAEdu-202 Advanced Educational Psychology 4
MAEdu-203 Educational Statistics and Measurement 4
MAEdu-204 Alternative approaches in Comparative Education 4
MAEdu-205 School Education of Disadvantaged the Groups 4
Credits- Sem II 20


Course Code Course Name Credits
MAEdu-301 School Administration and Management 4
MAEdu-302 History Contemporary and issues in Education 4
MAEdu-303 Personality Development 4
MAEdu-304 Essentials of building peace through education Measurement & Evaluation –I 4
MAEdu-305 Learning and Teaching Research Proposal 4
Credits- Sem III 20


Course Code Course Name Credits
MAEdu-401 General Education 4
MAEdu-402 Environmental Education 4
MAEdu-403 Educational Technology 4
MAEdu-404 Guidance & counselling Educational Measurement & Evaluation -II 4
MAEdu-405 Dissertation Comprehensive Viva-Voce 4
Credits- Sem IV 20
Total Credits 80

How to Apply

Usha Martin University offers admission in a wide range of UG, PG and Ph. Dprogrammes ranging from Bachelors to Post Graduate, Ph.D., in addition to diploma programmes. The University aims to facilitate its students to select avenues as per their career goals and interest from among our MBA, BBA, B. Com, B.A (English), B.Sc. (Agriculture), BA (Journalism and Mass Communication), B.Sc. (Physiotherapy).

The admission process of Usha Martin University is fairly easy.

Candidates seeking admissions at Usha Martin University, have two options:


Online Applications:


Candidates who wish to apply online can fill up Application form by clicking “APPLY ONLINE” link on website and payment can also be made online through Debit card, Credit Card and Internet Banking.

Note: Those who are not able to make online payment can send the payment to the University through a DD of Rs. 500/- in favour of Usha Martin University payable at Jharkhand.


Offline Applications:


Candidates can download the Form from thewebsite. If the Application Form is downloaded from the website, the applicants are required to enclose a Demand Draft of `500/- in favour of Usha Martin University, Jharkhand, payable at Jharkhand along with the Application Form, failing which the application shall be rejected.

A duly filled Application Form must be delivered in person or sent through registered post/ speed post/ reputed courier service to ensure that the application form is received by the University within the specified time and date. The form can also be sent to the city office mentioned inthe website

Candidates can also collect Application Form from University campus and its selected Branches Offices as mentioned


After receiving the application form, the candidates will be informed by the University officials within 7 working days, and the information about admission (Through Entrance Exam or Merit Basis) will be intimated to candidates accordingly.

  • If a student admitted to the institute is found to have given any false information or suppressed any material information, his/her admission will be cancelled, and fees will not be refunded.
  • Cost of application fee once paid is non-refundable.
  • The institute does not take responsibility for the delay in transit involved in receipt and delivery of any communication between the institute and the applicant.
  • All disputes are subject to the legal jurisdiction of District Ranchi, Jharkhand, (India).
  • Those who are given provisional admission due to non-declaration of their graduation result are required to submit the marks sheet up to 31st October 2020.
  • Students must follow all the rules and regulations, framed from time to time by the institute. Breach of any of these may render him/her liable for penalty under the rules and/or expulsion from the institute

The University reserves the right to alter the course content of the programmes, rules and regulations, teaching schedule, tuition fee payable, boarding and lodging fees and/or any other matter pertaining to its working. The Management’s decision will be deemed as final in all such matters.

Only those candidates who had their Bachelor’s Degree Programmes under 10+2+4 OR 10+2+3 OR 10+1+4 system (OR awarded B.Sc. degree under 10+2+2 system prior to 1985) and fulfil the qualifications as prescribed in the bulletin are eligible to apply for admission.

For General/OBC candidates: At least 60% marks OR an overall grade point average (OGPA) of 7.00 out of 10.00 OR 3.50 out of 5.00 OR 2.8 out of 4.00 OR 2.21 out of 3.00 in M.Sc./M.Sc. (Ag.)/M.Tech./M.E.

For SC/ST/PC candidates: At least 55% marks OR GPA of 6.50 out of 10.00 OR 3.25 out of 5.00 OR 2.6 out of 4.00 OR 1.95 out of 3.00 in M.Sc./M.Sc. (Ag.)/M.Tech./M.E. 

Age Limit – The minimum age for admission shall be 21 years. No relaxation is admissible regarding the minimum age limit.

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