In this age of information and knowledge, quality education has become synonymous with economic and socio-cultural sustainable development of a nation. Quality assurance needs direction, guidance and certain mechanisms. Accreditation process is considered an effective measure to achieve these goals. The need to establish an accreditation authority was very much felt by the teachers, educators & concerned authorities which would periodically evaluate and monitor degree programs offered by various Teacher Education institutions. This authority has been established and termed as National Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (NACTE).more...