College of Education, Nagaon was established in 1992 as a result of the effort of some educationists of Nagaon. It is one of the premier teacher training institute of Assam. Its classes were first held in Dawson Higher Secondary School, Nagaon. In 1994 College was shifted to its own building located near Srimanta Sankar Mission Road(In between Srimanta Sankar Mission and Normal School, Nagaon.) at a distance of about 200 meters from 37 No National Highway.
It has an adequate number of competent and dedicated teacher educators in the teaching staff, a big library with all necessary text-books and reference books, and attractive building with a big hall for general classes and rooms for method classes, multipurpose laboratory, computer laboratory, indoor games etc. Facilities for outdoor games, cultural activities, and computer education are also available.
The college has a management committee which has as its members some prominent educationists of Nagaon town and the persons nominated by Gauhati University. Its founder secretary was Sri Liladhar Saikia M.A. B.T. and founder president was Sri Hemakanta Sarmah, M.Sc. M.A. B.T.
College of education, which is now recognized as one of the first-grade training colleges of the state, has been imparting teacher education effectively since its inception. It has an adequate number of competent and dedicated teacher educators in the teaching staff, a big library with all necessary Textbooks and reference books, an attractive building with a big hall for general classes and rooms for method classes, multipurpose laboratory, and computer, Library reading, indoor games etc. Facilities for outdoor games, cultural activities, and computer education are also available.
It is for the good results shown every year since its inception in addition to the facilities mentioned above that the college attracts students from different part of the country and every year the number of applicants exceeds the number of candidates that the college can admit as per NCTE rule.
Practice teaching School :
- Bengali Girls High School
- Govt Urban High School
- Marwari Hindi boys high school.
- Kironbala Girls High School.
- Haiborgaon Girls High School
- Om Prakash Jajadia Girls High School.
- Loyola Eng.Medium High School
- Moti Ram Bora H.S. School
- Ratna Kt.B. K.H. School.
- Christjyoti High School
- Mission High School
Candidates with at least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree (B.A./B.Sc./B.Com.) or in the Master’s Degree (M.A./M.Sc./M.Com.) from a recognized university are eligible for admission into B. Ed. Programme. Admissions shall be made strictly on merit basis as per the list provided by G.U. on the basis of the Entrance Examination-2015.
The reservation for SC/ST/OBC and other categories shall be as per the rules of the State Govt. and Gauhati University.