Odisha has a great demand for school teachers as there are a number of private and public schools. There are number of boarding schools which also require teachers who are good mentors as well since they have to cater to children staying far away from their parents.
To become a teacher one has complete his or graduation along with a BEd training. For Nursery and pre school teaching, along with a graduate degree, a diploma or Certificate in Pre-school teacher education programme of a duration of not less than one year, or B.Ed is required. Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) or Diploma of Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.) is mandatory for teaching at the primary level.
One can also choose to be a college professor or lecturer after completing his Masters or MPhil and then successfully passing National Eligibility Test