Graduate Programs

Semester Outlines for MS Educational Leadership and Management (Evening)

The MS in Educational Leadership and Management is a 1.5 – 4 years program. It is a 30 credit hour program There are two streams available for MS. One Stream is Course Work Based Stream and other one is Research based Stream. In Course Work Stream, the student is required to complete 10 courses of 3 credit hours each. In the Research Based Stream, the student is required to complete 8 Courses (24 Credit Hours) and Two IRS (6 Credit Hours)OR One Thesis (6 Credit Hours).In both the streams, 30 Credit hours to be completed. The time limit to earn a MS degree is from 1.5 to 4 years.

The students will have the opportunity to specialize in the fields of: School Administration/ Educational Leadership, Sociology of Education, Educational Policy, Testing/Evaluation, Teacher Education, Professional Development, Guidance & Counseling, Educational Psychology, Curriculum development, Technology Integration in Education.

The breakup of 30 credit hours is as follows
Research based stream: Four compulsory courses (12 credit hours)
Four Elective Courses (12 credit hours)
Two Independent Research Studies (6 credit hours) Or Thesis (6 credit hours)
Course work based stream: Four compulsory courses (12 credit hours)
Six Elective Courses ( 18 credit hours)

Eligibility

For admission to the MS-ELM Program:
• The candidate must have 16 years of education and a B.Ed degree with minimum second division/ 2.0 CGPA from HEC recognized institution. GAT / HAT General with minimum 50% score is also required.
• Last degree verification from HEC is required.

First Year

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

ELM 5101 Leadership and Management in Educational Contexts ELM 5201 Curriculum Development and Planning
ELM 5102 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-I (Qualitative) ELM 5xxx Elective-II
ELM 5103 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-II (Quantitative) ELM 5108 Independent Research Study-I
ELM 5xxx Elective-I ELM 5208 Independent Research Study-II

Second Year

Fall Semester

ELM 5xxx Thesis Writing/Electives III & IV (6 credits)

COMPULSORY COURSES

ELM 5101 Leadership and Management in Educational Contexts ELM 5201 Curriculum Development and Planning
ELM 5102 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-I (Qualitative) ELM 5103 Advanced Research Methods and Techniques-II (Quantitative)

ELECTIVES

ELM 5xxx Sociological Issues in Education/Access/Outcomes and Quality ELM 5xxx Learning Effectiveness in Higher Education Contexts
ELM 5xxx Use of Technology in Education ELM 5xxx Education in the Context of Conflict
ELM 5xxx Socio-Politics of Language Policy in Educational Contexts ELM 5133 Change Management in Education
ELM 5134 Education Policy and Politics ELM 5xxx Performance Management and Professional Development
ELM 5xxx School Evaluation and Monitoring ELM 5xxx Teacher Education
ELM 5xxx Research Philosophy ELM 5xxx Testing, Assessment and Evaluation
ELM 5xxx Finance and Resource Management ELM 5xxx Organizational Development


All students will have to appear in a comprehensive examination towards the end of the program.