Vivekananda Institute of Education, Kota, Raipur is run by Vivekananda Vidyapeeth, Raipur which is a registered charitable trust dedicated to the cause of preaching and propagating the ideals of Shri Ramakrishna, Ma Sarada and Swami Vivekananda and to the development of human values. The main purpose of establishing Vivekananda Instituteof Education is to develop among the students the “Man-making and character building education” as advocated by Swami Vivekananda. The momentous role played by the teachers in shaping the life and character of the students has been undoubtedly recognized. Therefore, the proper training of the teachers is essentially required. Taking this viewpoint into consideration the Vivekananda Institute of Education has been established.The institute has started the B.Ed. Course from the Session 2007-08 and in the near future it will be developed as the Post Graduate Teaching and Research Centre. The institute will educate the trainee teachers in such a way that the teachers coming out of the Institution shall be capable of overhauling the personality of their students and shall also be capable to initiate in them the feeling of involvement and dedication for higher values of life.