The Council for Teacher Education (CTE) aims to provide leadership in teacher education and teacher development.

  • To strengthen teacher education programmes in the state.
  • To promote CTE projects and motivate new members to join CTE and to associate with NGO's and Government agencies dealing with teacher education.
  • To recommend CTE members for participation in national and international conferences.
  • To invite and honour in the CTE state conference all the teachers who have been awarded Ph.D. in Education.
  • To promote exchange of teacher educators as visiting professors in other states to give the benefit of their expertise to students and teachers in the colleges of education.
  • To give special attention to Secondary Teachers education in the State.
  • To coordinate and engage in research activities on teacher education.
  • To foster professional development of teacher educators.
  • To assist in the development of both pre-service and in-service programmes.