Amrita College of Education

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Coordinates: 22°37′27″N 75°47′44″E / 22.624123°N 75.795579°E / 22.624123; 75.795579

Amrita College of Education
Motto இருள் நீக்கி, ஒளி நோக்கி (Tamil)
Motto in English
Leading from Darkness to Light
Established 2006
Type Private
Director Madhava Bharathi
Academic staff
10 full-time
Students 100 B.Ed.
Location Tirupattur, Tamil Nadu, India
Affiliations Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University [1]

Amrita College of Education (Tamil: அம்ரிதா கல்வியியல் கல்லூரி) is a recognized self-finance Teacher Education College established and maintained by Amritalaya Educational Charitable Trust, Tirupattur in 2006, recognized by the 'National Council for Teacher Education'.

It is one of the 661 Teachers Education colleges in Tamil Nadu, offering B.Ed Degree course and affiliated to the 'Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University' Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

History[edit]

Amritalaya Educational Charitable Trust was founded in 2005 by a group of philanthropists from Tiruppattur town like Mr. Madhava Bharathi (Founder, and Director), Late.Mr.Raji Gounder (Co-founder and first President), Lion. Mr. A.Kushal Chand Jain, (Co-founder and Secretary) and nine other co-founder members.

The college was affiliated to the Thiruvalluvar University until the year 2007; It is now affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University established in 2008 by enacting an Act by the State Government of Tamil Nadu ( Act No.(33) of 2008 ).

Timeline[edit]

  • 2005: Establishment of the Amritalaya Educational Charitable Trust
  • 2006: Establishment of the Amrita College of Education

Courses[edit]

  • B.Ed., Degree Course

Campus Life and Extracurricular[edit]

  • Seminars and Symposiums conducted by the Psychology Association, Literary Association and Fine Arts Association of the college
  • State-of-art E-Learning facilities
  • Notable personalities like Perumal Rasu, Prof: Ratna Natarajan, Dr.K.Anandan and many other academicians and eminent persons take sessions periodically and during the yearly workshops focusing on the spiritual, psychic and personality development of the students and staff
  • Quality Enhancement Camps are conducted periodically for the staff and students.

Motto[edit]

"Thamaso Ma Jyothirgamaya" (Sanskrit: तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय) - 'Lead me towards light from darkness' is the motto of the college

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