The Department of Educational Foundations and Management is an interdisciplinary, multi-focused entity that concentrates on foundation courses. In most Faculties of Education throughout the globe many refer to it as the "mother of all departments" due to its emphasis on foundation courses. Educationists cannot get anywhere without those vitally important foundation courses, leave alone teachers.
The department offers diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a spectrum of foundational areas. The department also conducts research on various pertinent foundational topics and grant services in supervising postgraduate students at Masters and Ph. D. levels. Courses offered at diploma level are: Effective Leadership in Schools, Monitoring School Effectiveness, Governance of Schools, Managing Change, Educational Research and Human Resource Management. The undergraduates are drilled through coursers like Philosophy of Education, Sociology of Education, History of Education, Education Policy and the Education System, Advance Educational leadership.