Established in 1984 as a department, it was upgraded into Institution of Advanced Study in Education (IASE) in 1996 and was renamed University College of Education in 2005. The UCE offers M.Ed. (Master of Education), M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programmes in Education. It has state of art infrastructure such as Psychology Lab, Technology Lab, Computer Lab, Science Lab, Library, air-conditioned Conference Hall and Seminar Hall. The college library has 4785 subject books and it subscribes to many Indian and foreign research journals.