Since 1986 the TVE department of IUT started a 2-years Master of Science in Technical Education program in order to develop competencies for improvement in teaching-learning, knowledge of appropriate methods and techniques along with innovative teaching aids and course materials, understanding measurement and evaluation procedures, skill in evaluating the outcomes of technical education and conducting educational research in relevant fields. The students further upgrade their technical knowledge in a chosen division of engineering as available at IUT.
To keep abreast of the latest technological developments and their application in education, the department strides towards implementing blended, online and digital learning through IUTOnline and MOOCs platform from next academic year initially for its postgraduate programs. For further enhancement of research activities in the department, PhD program will be started in the near future. The current research activities include but not limited to the following research areas: