Vikash Baichoo

Dr Vikash Baichoo
: 230 – 4016555 | Ext: 406

Dr Vikash Baichoo is a lecturer in educational psychology at MIE. His area of interest is positive psychology and its influence on people particularly novice teachers. He completed his Ph.D. last year from UKZN. Vikash’s hobby is playing the guitar and singing, and he enjoys spending time with his family and meeting people.

Professional responsibilities

Departmental level

Course Coordinator B.Ed. (Primary)



Academic Board Member

Assistant Programme Coordinator TCECE

Assistant Programme Coordinator CSE

Assistant Programme Coordinator RPL Policy

and/or International*

Coordinator Gender Based Violence



Areas of Research Interest

Positive Psychology


Recent Research activities* over the last 2 years. (completed & ongoing)

You may consider the following:

· Research Projects

·  Research publications


The influence of core qualities on the pedagogical practice of novice primary school teachers (Conference paper)

Research on Teaching Practice (Ongoing)


(MA/ MSc/ M.Ed. and Ph.D./Ed.D. supervision (completed & ongoing)

(last 2 years)


MA Brighton Shadow Supervision