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B.Ed admission in IGNOU is done regional-center wise based on the basis of score obtained in the IGNOU BEd Entrance Test, which is an all India admission test. Candidates with graduate or post-graduate degree with minimum 50 percent marks in aggregate are eligible to apply for this entrance test. IGNOU B.Ed Entrance examination aims to assess the general knowledge and subject competency of test takers. 
Please note that aspirants who merely appear for this exam will not  be eligible for admission to B.Ed course in IGNOU. The final admission to the programme shall be subject to their rank in themerit list in the Entrance Test and production of proof of their eligibility alongwith original certificates and programme fee. The number of seats in each PSC is limited to 100. 
IGNOU BEd Entrance Test 2021 Eligibility -
Candidates with:
a) at least fifty percent marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s Degree in Sciences/Social Sciences/Commerce/Humanity. Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks or any other qualification equivalent thereto,
b) The following categories are eligible to be students of B.Ed. (ODL):
i. Trained in-service teachers in elementary education.
ii. Candidates who have completed a NCTE recognized teacher education programme through faceto-face mode.
The reservation and relaxation of 5% marks in minimum eligibility will be provided to SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/PWD candidates as per the rules of the Central Government.
Medium of Instruction - English & Hindi
Duration - Minimum 2 years and Maximum 5 years
Fee Structure - Rs. 50,000/- for the entire programme.

IGNOU BEd Entrance Test Registration / Application Form

IGNOU BEd 2021 Entrance Test  Application Form /Registration Procedure: 
Apply online at website - http://www.ignou.ac.in from 2nd March 2021 to 20th March 2021 
Upload Scanned Photograph and Signature with specifications given below:
Scanned Photograph (less than 100 KB)
Scanned Signature (less than 50 KB)
Pay your Application Fee through debit/credit card (Master/Visa/Rupay) and Net banking.


IGNOU BEd Entrance Test Exam Dates

IGNOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Test Date:- 11th April 2021.

IGNOU BEd Entrance Test Syllabus

Paper Pattern

IGNOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Exam Paper Pattern:
The  test  paper  will  consist  of  two  parts A & B. The  total  number  of  test  items  will  be  100  of  one mark each. Maximum Marks allotted to the test is 100. The composite time for the complete test is Two Hours.
  Aspects Questions No. of Questions Marks
Part -A      
Section I General English Comprehension 10 10
Section II Logical & Analytical Reasoning 20 20
Section III Educational & General Awareness 25 25
Section IV Teaching-Learning & the School 25 25
Part - B      
Section V Subject Competence (any one) 20 20
  i) Science    
  ii) Mathematics    
  iii) Social Studies    
  iv) English    
  v) Hindi    


1. Any  one  subject  is  to  be  attempted  from  Part-B.
2. The  test  items  of  Part-B  i.e.  Subject  Competence  will  be  based  in  the curriculum  of  IX/X  classes  prescribed  by  the  NCERT/CBSE.
There  may  be  negative  marking  for  wrong  answers.

IGNOU BEd Entrance Test Preparation

IGNOU BEd Entrance Test Notification

IGNOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Exam Notification:-
Apply online at website - http://www.ignou.ac.in from 2nd March 2021 to 20th March 2021 
IGNOU BEd Entrance Test 2021 Date - 11th April 2021.
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