The Department of Teacher Education is the oldest department of the University. In 2005 the University of Education Lahore started its academic campaign at Okara by launching MA Education, M. Ed. and B. Ed. From 2010 Master of Educational Leadership and Management Studies (MA, ELM) and from 2011 M. Phil Education has been offering. Likewise, B. Ed (Hons) Elementary was started in 2012.
During the last decade, the Department of Teacher Education has made gradual but significant developments. It has progressed in terms of programs as well as in the provision of quality teacher education. The qualified and hardworking faculty of the Department of Teacher Education is leaving no stone unturned in the achievement of excellence and high standards in the field of teacher training.