Thursday, 6 March 2014

Career Opportunities in India in Rehabilitation and Special Education through RCI courses

Would you like to take up a career in special education or rehabilitation? The Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) regulates and monitors the training programs in the field of special education and disability rehabilitation. RCI has developed, standardized and approved a number of courses to facilitate the development of human resources in the disability sector for 16 categories of professionals.
The RCI courses are at various levels, including:
  1. Certificate
  2. Diploma
  3. Degree
  4. Post Graduate Diploma
  5. Master’s
  6. M.Phil.
  7. Ph.D.
Over 400 institutions in India, including 46 universities, offer these courses. 

List of Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) Courses
1. Bachelor Level Courses
  • Bachelor in Audiology and Speech Language (annual/semester)
  • B.Ed. Special Education VI/HI/MR/LD/ASD/L&ND/MD
  • Bachelor in Mobility Science
  • Bachelor in Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Bachelor in Rehabilitation Science
2. Master Level Courses
  • Master in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology
  • M.Sc. in Audiology
  • M.Sc. in Speech Language Pathology
  • M.Ed. Special Education – VI/HI/MR/LD
  • Master in Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Master in Rehabilitation Science
  • M.Sc. (Psycho-Social Rehabilitation)
  • Master in Disability Rehabilitation Administration
  • M.A. in Social Work in Disability Studies and Action
  • M.Sc. (early intervention)
  • M.Phil. (Clinical Psychology)
  • M.Phil. (Rehabilitation Psychology)
3. Certificate / Diploma Level Courses
  • Diploma in Education (Special Education) – VI/HI/MR/LD/Db/ASD/CP
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Special Education – VI/MR
  • Diploma in Teaching Young (Deaf and Hard of Hearing)
  • Diploma in Indian Sign Language Interpreting (Level A, B and C)
  • Diploma in Vocational Rehabilitation (Mental Retardation)
  • Diploma in Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Diploma in Community Based Rehabilitation
  • Diploma in Hearing Language and Speech
  • Diploma in Hearing Aid Repair and Ear Mould Technology
  • Diploma in Basic Development Therapy
  • Diploma in Rehabilitation Therapy
4. Certificate in Prosthetics and Orthotic
  • Certificate Course in Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Certificate Course in Care Giving
For a complete list visit www.rehabcouncil.nic.in
 
Contact Information
Rehabilitation Council of India
B-22, Qutab Institutional Area,
New Delhi-11—16
Ph: 91-11-26432384 / 26434287 / Fax: 91-11-26534291
Email: rehabstd@nde.vsnl.net.in / rehabcouncil_delhi@bol.net.in
Website: www.rehabcouncil.nic.in