IGNOU B.Ed Prospectus Admission Last Date & Eligibility 2024

Just a few days back IGNOU uploaded B.Ed prospectus to it's official website for admission into January 2024 session. Those who wants to download the prospectus can read out this post & can use the given link to download the BEd prospectus.

IGNOU offers 2 years distance learning BEd course under school of education & the course is recognized by all member Universities of Association of India Universities (AIU) and are at par with Degree of all Indian Universities/Institutions. The medium of the course is Hindi & English only.

Important Dates

Last date to submit filled-in application form to the concerned Regional Centre: 15/07/2024
Entrance Test Date: August 2024

The price for obtaining the application form including the registration fee is Rs.1000 at the counter & Rs.1050 by post.

IGNOU B.Ed Admission

As we've already mentioned in our last post on B.Ed from IGNOU that the admission to the 2 years BEd course will be purely based on eligibility criteria set by the university & candidate's performance in the entrance test conducted by Indra Gandhi National Open University. However 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 favour of SC/ST/Kashmiri Migrant and other categories of candidates, if any, as per Govt. of India Rules.

IGNOU B.Ed Eligibility Criteria

  • A Bachelor’s or higher degree from a recognized university with 50% marks, AND 
  • Two years’ full time teaching experience on temporary/permanent basis as Primary/Graduate/Post Graduate teacher in a primary, secondary/higher/senior secondary school with registration number recognized by the respective Directorate of Education or Central or State Government or Union Territory. The teacher should be in service at the time of submitting the application form as well as at the time of producing the original documents at the Regional Centre.

Entrance Test

The test paper will consist of two parts A & B. Part A will consist of the following aspects: General English Comprehension, Logical & Analytical Reasoning, Educational & General Awareness, Teaching-Learning & the School and Part B will consist of the subjects: Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, English & Hindi. however from part B only subject is to be attempted. 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.

For details like how to fill up the form & fee details students may download the prospectus from the website. Prospectus can be download from the official website.