Being a teacher is probably many children’s dream from childhood. In West Bengal like elsewhere in India teachers both school and college teachers are treated with respect. It is one of the most respected professions in West Bengal. To be a school teacher, BEd is essential. One can also be a Nursery or Elementary school teacher after completing a course on Montessori training. Teachers are in great demand in West Bengal as there are several schools both government and private and even play schools. To become a college teacher, one should complete his or her master’s degree and then quality National Eligibility Test (NET) to be eligible to teach. One can come from science, commerce or humanities background. One can also be a teacher of vocational studies like music, dance or even a sports teacher.