M.ed or the master of education degree is a higher professional degree that deals with the study of new methodologies and systems of teaching and research for education. The course of M. ed is basically a two years duration course with a division of four respective semesters. However, there are a few colleges and universities that offer the opportunity for the completion of the course of masters of education within a year of duration. This course can be pursued in various subjects and other respective specializations. This degree can be pursued after pursuing the B. ED degree in particular subjects. This would signify opting for further higher educational degree attainment for a student.
Even for this particular course for masters of education, a huge list of variations and multiple options are available for students and parents to make a wise choice. A few colleges for M. ed are the University of Calcutta, WBUTTEPA, University of Kalyani, Institute of Education for Women, Kolkata. The respective departments involve education studies over various subjects and the like. Hence, a wide variety and scope enhance the decision-making power and wisdom of students as well as their parents. Students are thus, not stuck and confined within specified or particular options but are provided an enlarged field of education as well.
It is a great benefit for your career to pursue an M.Ed because it gets you exposure to a variety of aspects related to education
While M.A. focuses on advanced teaching pertaining to theoretical subjects, M.Ed helps you get acquainted with the practical aspect of teaching.
After completing post-graduation M.Ed. you can go for NET.