Department of School & Non-Formal Education

The prime focus of the Department is on the critical issues of school education, non-formal and adult literacy providing strong empirical base in order to contribute more meaningful inputs for developing and improving education. The six-month Diploma course in Educational Planning and Administration, a regular contribution of this Department is one of the most prestigious training programmes of the University. The Department maintains close linkage with government, non-government and international agencies with the objective of restructuring educational system at sub-national, national and international levels. More...

Prof. Pranati Panda

Professor and Head

Dr. Amit Gautam

Associate Professor

Shri.A.N Reddy

Assistant Professor

Sl. No. On-going Research Studies Investigators
1 A Study of Governance, Regulation and Quality Assurance in Teacher Education Prof. Pranati Panda
2 A Comparative Study on Girls’ Education in Himachal Pradesh, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh Prof. Madhumita Bandyopadhyay
3 A Pilot Study Geo-Spatial Information System of School Education Mr. Anugula N. Reddy

Sl. No. Completed Research Studies (2021-22) Investigators
1 Situational Analysis on the Uses of Frontier Technologies in Teaching and Learning in Primary and Secondary Education Prof. Pranati Panda & Mr. A. N. Reddy

Sl. No. Completed Research Studies (2016-21) Investigators
1 Participatory Action Research for Improvement of School Participation of Children at the Elementary Level in India Dr. Madhumita Bandyopadhyay
2 Strengthening Ministry of Education Leadership in the Implementation of Education Policy and Reforms by IIEP, UNESCO Prof K. Sujatha, Dr. R.S Tyagi, Mr. A.N. Reddy (as a team member) & Dr. V. Sucharita
3 A Study on Present Situation of Educational Access and Participation of Children at Elementary Level: A Comparative Study of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh Dr. Madhumita Bandyopadhyay
S.No. Name Designation
Project Staff
1. Dr. Sneha Mishra Project Consultant
2. Ms. Meenakshi Khandari Project Jr. Consultant
3. Mr. Anupam Gupta Project Jr. Consultant
4. Mr. Nassif Muhammed Ali Project Jr. Consultant
5. Mr. Raunak Katiyar Project Computer Operator/Clerk
6. Ms. Pooja Rana Project Computer Operator/Clerk
Designation Room No. Contact No. Email
HOD 202 011- 26544838 pranatipanda[at]niepa[dot]ac[dot]in