Azim Premji University announces admissions to its new 4-year dual-degree programme that aims to develop professionals with deep disciplinary knowledge of the Sciences and a profound understanding of the theory and practice of Education.
This full-time dual degree programme that awards B.Sc. B.Ed. degree is an excellent opportunity for students completing their 12th grade and looking to expand their horizons in higher education and employment. They will be equipped to become excellent scientists and outstanding science educators.
Unique Learning Experience
The programme consists of a Common Curriculum, Disciplinary Courses (Life Sciences or Physical Sciences), Education Courses and Field Practice.
1. The Common Curriculum has courses in critical reading, reasoning, advanced writing and understanding India.
2. In the Disciplinary Courses, students can choose either Physical Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) or Life Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics).
3. The Education Courses focus on developing perspectives on education from a variety of disciplines and skills to teach effectively through courses in curriculum and pedagogy.
4. Field Practice consists of practicums and internships covering the diverse school contexts in India together with a semester-long apprenticeship.
Eminent Faculty Team
Faculty members come with a mix of teaching, research & field experience and follow innovative teaching/learning methods that bring out the best in students.
Class 12 board exams in any Indian board or equivalent international certificate, with a score of minimum 50%.
We believe that nobody should be denied admissions because of financial constraints and we provide extensive need-based scholarships to cover tuition fees, accommodation and food charges.
The fourth year tuition fee is waived off for all the students enrolling in the 4-year dual degree programme.
Selection Process and Timeline
Last date to apply : April 30, 2018
National Entrance Test : May 13, 2018
Personal Interview : May 26,27,28, 2018
Session Commencement : July 2018
A unique dual-degree programme that opens up multiple avenues for further study and work