he department offers courses for faculty-level programmes, namely, B.Ed., PGDE, M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., and Ed.D.. The courses fall into five main categories: cognitive and intellectual development, counselling, social and personality development, motivation, measurement and methodology.  The strength of the department lies in counselling and guidance, student assessment, and gifted education.  Equal stress is given to theory and practice to enable students to be both resourceful teachers and competent researchers.