Regional Institute of Education RIE, Mysore was established in the year 1963,
The Regional Institute of Education (Formerly Regional College of Education). Mysore founded on August 1, 1963, is one of five such institutions established by the National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT), New Delhi. The other Institutes are located at Ajmer, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar and Shillong.The Regional Institutes were started with main objective of qualitative improvement of school education through innovative pre-service and in-service teacher training programmes and relevant research, development and extension activities.
The RIE, Mysore has established itself as an institute of repute in the area of school and teacher education. Ever since its inception, the institute has endeavored to shoulder responsibilities and challenges generated by changes in the educational scenario of the country and the southern regions. The Institute has been functioning as REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION since 1995, following a major shift in its focus from pre-service education to in-service education. The pre-service teacher education programmes of the institute are affiliated to the University of Mysore and cater to the needs of south Indian states namely Andhra Pradesh. Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Lakshadweep.
The institute is located to the west of Mysore city on a sprawling, picturesque , 120 acre campus. The Institute is about 5 Km from the railway station and 6 Km from the central bus-stand and is easily accessible by public transport vehicles.
The institute is flanked by several premier educational institutions, including the Manasagangotri, where the PG departments of University of Mysore are situated. The institute is well equipped with modern infrastructure in tune with the requirements of the 21st century. The institute is fully residential and has four hostels – Ganga, Krishna, Cauvery and Narmada with Care and Comfort as its motto. The Godavari Guest house offers a homely atmosphere to the guests visiting our institute.
The Institute has staff quarters, play grounds, horticulture nursery, library, audio video studio, computer resource center, teaching aids center, laboratories in different disciplines and botanical as well as zoological museums. The Demonstration School, a prestigious school in Mysore, is one of the units of the Institute. The school serves as an epicenter for trying out new and innovative strategies in curriculum and pedagogy. The campus also has basic service facilities like bank, canteen, health clinic and stationary.
Regional Institute of Education (National Council of Educational Research and Training),
Mysore - 570006
Phone : 0821 - 2514095, 0821 - 2514515 ,
Fax : 0821 - 2515665
Regional Institute of Education RIE, Mysore offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.
List of facilities available at Regional Institute of Education RIE, Mysore for students.