About the course:

As a secondary school teacher, you will work with high school students. You will teach particular subjects such as:

  • History
  • English
  • Science
  • Mathematics

You will be required to be patient for this job with enough compassion to encourage your students to aim for the stars, to train them well enough to pursue their dreams. You will also need the ability to:

  • guage emotional and educational needs of the students
  • sound organizational and administrative abilities
  • strong communication skills and an
  • ability to work well with teenagers

Entry requirements/Qualification:

  • For admission in Indian Universities, the candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with 45% marks (or equivalent grades) from a recognized university in any discipline.
  • While applying to foreign universities as an international student whose native language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from an institution in a country whose official language is not English, must submit scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.
  • While applying in foreign Universities, you shall be required to give a Statement of Purpose mentioning why you want to join this course and why you must be chosen for the same. In this highly competitive time, your SoP must be of high-class quality with impeccable English.
  • Depending the college you apply to, you may also require:
  • high school diploma
  • college entrance exam scores
  • placement test scores
  • letters of recommendation
  • a personal statement
  • resume
  • letters of reference
  • scores on the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
  • You will also need a  teaching license


Documents required:

At the time of admission, you will require the following self-attested documents along with their originals. These documents are especially asked for by Indian Universities:

  • Class X Board Examination Certificate
  • Class X Marksheet
  • Class XII Marksheet
  • Class XII Provisional Certificate/Original Certificate
  • Character Certificate (recent)
  • SC/ST/PwD/CW/KM Certificate (in the name of the candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) Certificate (in the name of the Candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • Transfer Certificate from school/college
  • Migration Certificate from Board /University are required from those students who have passed senior secondary exam from outside Delhi.
  • Self-attested passport-size photographs.

Course content:


  • India: 30,000/- to 50,000/-
  • Abroad: $30,000 to $65,000



Course duration:

Bachelors in Education: Three to four years

Masters in Education: One to two years

Job prospects, future and industry overview: