Careers after class 12: Education Management

Industry: Education 

What is Education Management?

Education Management is the administration of the education system where human and material resources are combined to supervise, plan, strategize and implement structures to manage and execute an education system. The education system is an ecosystem of professionals in educational institutions, such as government ministries, unions, statutory boards, agencies, and schools. At all levels of the educational ecosystems, management is required to equip knowledge, values and attitudes and organize and integrate an educational institution.

Job Description

  • Responsibilities of an education manager include teaching and implementing educational programs
  • Evaluating educator-performance and overseeing administrative meetings
  • Preparing financial reports/budgets for educational programs
  • Preparing curricula and teaching schedules

Eligibility and Courses
Class 12

Any stream (Science/Commerce/Humanities)

Under Graduate Courses

  • B.B.A. (Hons.) in Education Management
  • Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education
  • Nursery Teacher Training (NTT) | Primary Teacher’s Training (PTT)

Career Profiles

Career Profiles Education Management

Top Institutes for Education Management courses

1. Indira Gandhi National Open University, Regional Centre, Kolkata

Value for Money- 4.3/5

Bachelor Courses- Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)

Tenure- 1-2 years


2. All India Institute of Early Childhood Care and Education, New Delhi

Value for Money- 4/5

Bachelor Courses- Primary Teacher’s Training (PTT)

Tenure- 2 years


3. College of Management Studies & Commerce, Ghansoli (Mumbai)

Value for Money- 4/5

Bachelor Courses- Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)

Tenure- 1 year

4. Indian Institute of Professional Studies [IIPS], Lucknow

Value for Money- 4/5

Bachelor Courses- Nursery Teacher Training (NTT)

Tenure- 1 year


5. K J Somaiya College of Education, Mumbai

Value for Money- 3.8/5

Bachelor Courses- Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

Tenure- 2 years


Career Progression

Career Progression Education Management


Pay Education Management

Expert View

Dr. S. Radhakrishnan“The teacher refines and reconciles the different currents of thought… He adopts the method, not of denial but of presentation and shows how those different lines of thought converge towards the same end.”

— Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan,
Indian academic and professor, second president of India


Helen Keller“What do I consider a teacher should be? One who breathes life into knowledge so that it takes new form in progress and civilization.”

— Helen Keller
American author and lecturer

Also read: Need and relevance of global management education in current times

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