Orientation Programme for B.Ed Students of 2022-24

Orientation Programme for B.Ed Students of 2022-24

On 18th August 2022, Don Bosco College of Teacher Education, Tura conducted an Orientation Programme for First Semester Students of Academic Session 2022-24 to familiarize them with the vision and mission of the Don Bosco Educational Society and acquaint them with the rules, regulations, code of ethics and behavioural guidelines.

The first session began with an assembly comprising of a motivational lecture on “Right Mind Set” and videos subsequently followed by a Bible reading session.

The second session familiarized the students with the facilities and amenities provided by the College along with academic inputs in Classroom Methodology.

The third session provided the students with Academic Calendar, Structure of the Curriculum and Content of the Syllabus.

Finally each student was given an opportunity to introduce oneself and the day concluded with an interactive session between the students and the faculty.

Inauguration of the B.Ed Session 2022-24

Inauguration of the B.Ed Session 2022-24

Don Bosco College of Teacher Education, Tura inaugurated its Academic Session with a modest welcoming session and a cultural programme.

The Principal officially welcomed the new students to the Academic Session 2022-24. The Principals of Don Bosco College and the Higher Secondary Section along with other dignitaries also motivated the students in their respective speeches.

The highlight of the programme was the lighting of the lamp by the Chief Guest, Rev. Fr. Januarius S Sangma, Salesian Provincial of the Guwahati Province who in his speech laced with both humour and wisdom underlined the importance of teamwork.

The Cultural Programme displaying the varied ethnicity of the Koch Dance and Bihu Dance performed by the students of Don Bosco College, Tura followed by a song by the teachers of Don Bosco College of Teacher Education kept the audience spell bound with their splendid

performances. The programme concluded with refreshments and interactions among those present.


Declamation/ Elocution Contest held on 11th March. Click to find the names of winners

Declamation/ Elocution Contest was held on 11th March from 1.40 pm – 3.15 pm.

There were eight participants.
two participants each from the four groups, one for poetry and one for prose.

The prize winners were:

1st – Harolyne K. Shadap – Nehru Group;
2nd – Wandana B. Marak – Kalam Group;
3rd – Benachi D. Marak – Nehru Group;
3rd – Sunita Marwein – Gandhi Group.

Dance Competition (Singles) held on 22nd March. Congrats to all Prize winners and participants

Dance Competition (Singles) was held on 22nd March 2016 at 2 pm. There were two participants each from the four groups. The following were the prize winners: 1st Prize – Lanachwa Phawa – Gandhi Group; 2nd Prize – Namrata Ghimire – Kalam Group; 3rd Prize – Harolyne K. Shadap – Nehru Group. Congrats to all prize winners and participants. It was surprising that some of the better known dancers did not participate in the competition.

B.Ed Results of Annual Batch Declared – 100% Pass, 8 Ranks, 1st Divisions – 82, Distinctions – 37

NEHU B.Ed Results declared. Don Bosco College of Teacher Education, Tura (DBCTE) bags 8 (Eight) Ranks out of 10 (Ten). 100% success for DBCTE 1st Rank – Ritu Sarkar, 2nd Rank – Wansuk Mary Lyngdoh, 4th Rank – Santheo Docia Syntem, 5th Rank – Effrenia Khriam, 6th Rank – Monichen T.M., 7th Rank – Rosie Bang, 10th Rank – Josephine Maria S, 10th Rank – Lamdahun Hinge. Appeared – 103 Passed – 103 – (100%) 1st Division – 82 2nd Division – 20 3rd Division – 1 Distinctions – 37

Group Assemblies for 1st Semester will begin from 8th November 2016

Group Assemblies for 1st Semester on any Social or Educational Theme to begin from 8th November 2016:

8th November – Eagles Group

9th November – Peacock Group

14th November – Phoenix Group

15th November Swift Group

Please prepare yourself well. The programme will be recorded and telecast on YouTube and in the college website.

Dr (Fr) John Parankimalil (P.D. Johny) awarded Global Education Excellence Award 2016

Dr. Fr. P.D. Johny was awarded Global Education Excellence Award by Prime Time On 10th April 2016 at New Delhi. The award was put under the category, Best Principal of Teacher Teaching Institute in Meghalaya.” In a glittering function held in the B.Ed college on the occasion of the felicitation of this years’ university toppers, this award along with citation was presented to Fr. P.D. John by Rev. Fr. Guillermo Basańes, Extra Ordinary Visitor to the Province of Guwahati and the General Councillor for Missions of the Salesian Congregation, headquartered in Rome, in the presence to Rev. Fr. V.M. Thomas, Salesian Provincial, Fr. Johnson Parackal, Provincial Councillor and In Charge of Youth Pastoral, Education and Culture and Fr. Joseph Teron, Provincial Councillor, besides teachers and teacher-trainees of DBCTE on 20th April 2016. The students of DBCTE came out in flying colours registering cent percent pass with eight top Ranks in the University (NEHU). The college has been consistently getting top ranks and 100% pass percentage under his leadership. Fr. Johny’s contribution to Education has been recognized in the past and many awards were given to him like, Computer Excellence Awards for Schools when he was the Principal of St. Anthony’s Higher Secondary School, Shillong from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, President of India in 2002 and in 2009 Gems Foundation’s Best Teacher Award (East Zone) from Shri Kapil Sibal, HRD Union Minister and more recently in 2014 and 2015, the Government of Meghalaya was pleased to award him with State award of ‘Pioneer of Education’ (2015) and Mission Green Award (2015) from the hands of the Chief Minister, Dr. Mukul Sangma.