Maharashtra Academic Authority (MAA)

Correspondence Course Unit

Correspondence Course Unit

This unit came in to existence vide government resolution No CVT/1073/8334 dt. 4/10/1973.
Objectives:

The main object of CCU (Correspondence Course Unit) is to provide D.T.Ed training to untrained teachers, who are working is Local Self - Governement (Z.P., N.P./MNP/ Cantonment Board), Government Aided and un-aided Schools in Maharashtra.

Procedure:

Government has already fixed the norms for selection procedure. The general procedure includes printing of Prospectus and Application Forms, division - wise distribution of forms, Collecting filled up forms in a specific period of time, division, wise scrutiny of forms by selection committees, and finally preparing a list of eligible and non-eligible candidates and submitting this list to MSCERT. The chairman of the selection commitee is Dy. Director of Education and the members include principals of DIET, Education Officers (Pri/Sec.) Science advisors, principals of D.Ed Colleges and various educational experts. After submission of list to MSCERT the list of eligible candidates are re-checked and a new list of candidates are prepared and again sent to the respective divisons. Director of MSCERT approves the final list of eligible candidates for correspondence course and is publish. Above 200-220 days are taken for completing all these formalities.

Training Centre's:

For training of untrained teacher the total number of D.T.Ed. Colleges are 79 in which 110 in service division's are approved for training. The intake capacity for this training is 5350 and the fees collected per candidate is Rs. 8000/- (Rupees eight thousand per year) The D.T.Ed. Corse for untrained teacher's is conducted in three sessions.

  1. Gudance session 28 days
  2. In-service session-1 28 days
  3. In-service session-2 28 days

Total 84 days

If any candidate remains absent for more than 8 days an extra fees of Rs. 800/- is collected from them and have to added corrective session (truti satra). In this way they complete their course like the regular D.Ed. candidate and appear for the exam. Conducted by Maharashtra Government.

Year - wise Admission as under:

Sr. No. Year of admission Number of Candidate Selected
1 1974 - 1975 4700
2 1975 - 1976 2005
3 1976 - 1977 4448
4 1977 - 1978; 3008
5 1978 - 1979 5219
6 1979 - 1980 2897
7 1979 - 1980 2097
8 1980 - 1981 1369
9 1982 - 1983 1339
10 1983 - 1984 3251
11 1985 - 1986 2219
12 1986 - 1987 1915
13 1088 - 1989 2637
14 1989 - 1990 No admissions conducted
15 1990 - 1991 No admissions conducted
16 1991 - 1992 2121
17 1992 - 1993 720
18 1993 - 1994 4132
19 1994 -1995 2300
20 1995 - 1996 589
21 1996 - 1997 No admissions conducted
22 1997 - 1998 1626
23 1998 - 1999 No admissions conducted
24 1999 - 2000 2785
25 2000 - 2001 2126
26 2001 - 2002 No admissions conducted
27 2002 - 2003 No admissions conducted
28 2003 - 2004 No admissions conducted
29 2004 - 2005 3852
30 2005 - 2006 No admissions conducted
31 2006 - 2007 No admissions conducted
32 2007 - 2008 4238
33 2008 - 2009 No admissions conducted
34 2009 - 2010 7839 Vastishala Teachers
35 2010 - 2011 1807
36 2011 - 2012 No admissions conducted
37 2012 - 2013 568
38 2013 - 2014 No admissions conducted
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Variousprogrammers undertaken under correspondence Course. Educational materials beneficial for trainees are prepared and distributed in all training centres in
  1. From the 50% fund of Admission fees, MSCERT has offeredRs. 40,000/- cheques to each centre for procuring computers.

  2. Printing of Handbooks for English and math's is done inGovernment Press.

  3. Practice question sets and 1st year educational materialhave already been distributed.

  4. Question set for 2nd year also is ready and will bedistributed soon.

  5. Handbook for first year of four subject and handbook forsecond year of two subject distributed to all centres.

Maharashtra.
Year of admission Number of Candidate Selected
1 1974 - 1975 4700
2 1975 - 1976 2005
3 1976 - 1977 4448
4 1977 - 1978 3008
5 1978 - 1979 5219
6 1979 - 1980 2897
7 1979 - 1980 2097
8 1980 - 1981 1369
9 1982 - 1983 1339
10 1983 - 1984 3251
11 1985 - 1986 2219
12 1986 - 1987 1915
13 1088 - 1989 2637
14 1989 - 1990 No admissions conducted
15 1990 - 1991 No admissions conducted
16 1991 - 1992 2121
17 1992 - 1993 720
18 1993 - 1994 4132
19 1994 -1995 2300
20 1995 - 1996 589
21 1996 - 1997 No admissions conducted
22 1997 - 1998 1626
23 1998 - 1999 No admissions conducted
24 1999 - 2000 2785
25 2000 - 2001 2126
26 2001 - 2002 No admissions conducted
27 2002 - 2003 No admissions conducted
28 2003 - 2004 No admissions conducted
29 2004 - 2005 3852
30 2005 - 2006 No admissions conducted
31 2006 - 2007 No admissions conducted
32 2007 - 2008 4238
33 2008 - 2009 No admissions conducted
34 2009 - 2010 7839 Vastishala Teachers
35 2010 - 2011 1807
36 2011 - 2012 No admissions conducted
37 2012 - 2013 568
38 2013 - 2014 No admissions conducted
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