B.Ed from IGNOU Admission Fee Eligibility & Syllabus 2024

Indra Gandhi National Open University
B.Ed from IGNOU 2024: Indra Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers its 2-year B.Ed course under the School of Education. The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) The program of IGNOU aims at developing the understanding and competencies required by practicing teachers for the effective teaching-learning process at the secondary stage. IGNOU offers this program under distance learning mode. In today's we're gonna tell you about IGNOU BEd admission procedure, fee structure, eligibility criteria & syllabus details.

Course Duration

The minimum duration of the B.Ed course offered by IGNOU is 2 years & maximum is 4 years.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A Bachelor’s or higher degree from a recognized university, AND 
  • Two years full-time regular teaching experience on temporary/permanent basis as Primary/Graduate/Post-Graduate Teachers in Primary, Secondary/Higher/Senior secondary school recognized by the central or a state government or a union territory are eligible to take admission.
The reservation for SC/ST/OBC(Non-Creamy Layer) and other categories shall be per the rules of the Central Government. There shall be a relaxation of five percent marks in favor of SC/ST/Kashmiri Migrant and other categories of candidates, if any, as per Govt. of India Rules.

Fee Structure

Students have to pay a lump sum payment for the entire course Rs.54,000 in the first year only by way of Demand Draft in favor of IGNOU payable at the city where your Regional Center is situated.

Note: The course fee is not to be paid along with the filled-in application form. There will be a separate communication about admission and payment of fees.

Admission Procedure

There is no minimum or maximum age bar to take admission into IGNOU BEd program however admission will be made Regional Centre-wise based on the score obtained in the entrance test conducted by IGNOU all over India. The candidate will be required to submit the filled-in application form with an attested copy of documents as specified in Entrance-cum-Admission Form.


First Year

CourseCode     Course Name Credits 
 ES-331  Curriculum and Instruction 4
 ES-332  Psychology of Learning & Development 4
 ES-333  Educational Evaluation 4
 ES-334  Education and Society 4
 ES-335  Teacher and School 4

Second Year

CourseCode     Course Name Credits 
 ES-341  Teaching of Science 4
 ES-342  Teaching of Mathematics 4
 ES-343  Teaching of Social Studies 4
 ES-344  Teaching of English 4
 ES-345  Teaching of Hindi 4
 ES-361  Educational Technology 4
 ES-362  Computer in Education 4
 ES-363  Guidance and Counselling 4
 ES-364  Distance Education 4
 BESE-065  HIV and AIDS Education 4
 BESE-066  Adolescence and Family Education 4
 ES-381  School-based Practicals 4
 ES-382  Workshop-based Practicals 4
 ES-383  Practice Teaching 8
 ES-346  Teaching of Tamil 4

The overall percentage of the student should be at least 50% (C Grade) for the successful completion of a course. All the admissions are done to IGNOU BEd courses strictly based on entrance test & eligibility criteria set by the university.

For more information, students may visit contact in the following contact details

Regional Director, Student Service Centre,
IGNOU, Maidan Garhi,
New Delhi -110068
E-mail: ssc@ignou.ac.in
Telephone : 29535714
Website : www.ignou.ac.in