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MA Education Specialization in Teacher Education Programme comprises of 60 credit hours and is designed to produce highly skilled, proficient and competent professional models who can positively influence and motivate the vast majority of classroom teachers at all levels.

  • To produce research-oriented personnel to initiate research at grass root level.
  • To produce educators with professional vision through the intensive study of new developments, trends, and directions in the field of education keeping in view the modern scientific and technical advancement.
  • To produce teachers who can make positive contribution to the wholesome growth and development of the individual by enabling him/her to understand how to learn, how to live together and how to work cooperatively as members of the group in team spirit.
  • To produce teachers who can play the role of effective organizers of teaching and learning activities.

Eligibility Criteria

At least 2nd division bachelor’s degree from a recognized University.

Selection Process

Open Merit Program


2 Years

Medium of Instruction


Teaching Methodology

The University allots study centre and tutors for the students to get guideline accordingly. Online workshops are conducted through Learning Management System (LMS) A student has to secure passing marks in assignments as well as in final exams to successfully complete concerned educational programme.

AIOU Credits Required

60 credit hours

1. Foundations of Education-6500
2. Educational Psychology & Guidance-6501
3. Curriculum and Instruction-6503
4. Islamic System of Education-6505
5. Educational Measurement and Evaluation-6507
6. Educational Research-837


1. Teaching of English-6508
2. Teaching of Urdu-6509
3. Teaching of Pakistan Studies-6511
4. Teaching of Mathematics-6515
5. Teaching of Physics-6516
6. Secondary Education-827
7. Higher Education-828
8. Teacher Education in Pakistan-829


1. Educational Management and Supervision-6502
2. Education in Pakistan-6506
3. Workshop and Teaching Practice-I-6554
4. Workshop and Teaching Practice-II-6555


1. Thesis-6542
2. Textbook Development-I-6552
3. Textbook Development-II-6553
4. Planning for Population Education-I-6573
5. Planning for Population Education-II-6574





4 semesters






In case Students opt thesis


The Allama Iqbal Open University was established in May, 1974, with the main objectives of providing educational opportunities to masses and to those who cannot leave their homes and jobs. During all these past years, the University has more than fulfilled this promise.