Dr.(Smt).Durgabai Deshmukh, the “Crown Jewel of A.P.” hailed as the “Doyen of Social Service in India” was the founder of ANDHRA MAHILA SABHA, a unique voluntary organization in the World’s voluntary sector, with more than 50 units working for the cause of women –
College of Teacher Education, Andhra Mahila Sabha owes its origin to the dedicated efforts and dynamic leadership of Padma Vibhushan Dr.(Mrs.)Durgabai Deshmukh, the Founder President of AMS, the first voluntary organization in India that pioneered the cause of women and their empowerment. She established the college in 1971 by receiving permission from Government of Andhra Pradesh and got it affiliated to Osmania University. In 1997, the college was upgraded as a College of Teacher Education (CTE), a unique privilege conferred on a private aided college of education. As a CTE, the responsibility of the college was enhanced; apart from conducting pre-service teacher training programmes to primary and secondary level teachers, its onus included the conduct of orientation programmes, content enrichment programmes, workshops, seminars and research projects on thrust areas of content transaction. As of now the college offers five teacher education programmes from Early Childhood to Post Graduate level viz. B.Ed., M.Ed., B.Ed. Spl. Edn.(H.I), P.G. Dip in Early Childhood Education (ECE) and ECCE Certificate course.
To grow as a centre of excellence in Teacher Education.
To create a model learning environment which serves as a resource centre for Schools and Colleges of Education.
To prepare innovative teachers and teacher educators for a global, tech-savy society.
To emerge as a leader in creating world class teachers by providing a progressive learning environment.
Continuous pursuit for excellence
Respect for social and cultural values
Commitment for value based education
Development of human resources in the service of the nation
Nurturing integrity, creativity and academic freedom
Retaining curiosity and willingness to experiment in new paradigms
Recognising teaching as a unifying activity
The College of Teacher Education Andhra Mahila Sabha is a pioneering leader in amalgamating quality education with spiritual formation geared towards moulding young hearts and minds in the way of love, unity peace and values – most needed in today’s world.
I take an exhilarating pride to share my thoughts in words for this issue “Ujwala” our College magazine as an appreciation of the commendable efforts put forth by the team of teachers and students.
Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations