Admission procedure in B.Ed in IGNOU is different than others. The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) Programme offered by IGNOU aims at developing the understanding and competencies required by practising teachers for effective teaching-learning process. It also helps in sharing experiences gained by practising teachers. It enables in-service teachers to select and organise learning experiences according to the requirement of learners. In addition to above, it also provides knowledge and develops in them an understanding of areas such as educational evaluation, school management, etc.
Admission procedure in B.Ed in IGNOU | Admission in IGNOU Delhi
Duration of course: 2 Years (However, the maximum period allowed for completion of the programme will be four years.)
Medium of Instruction: English and Hindi
i) Graduation or Post-Graduation Degree with 50% marks: Provided that the requirement of 50 % marks shall not apply to persons appointed as teachers prior to the commencement of the National Council for Teacher Education (Regulations Norms and Procedure) Second Amendment Regulations, 30.3.2010 and Gazette Notification dt. 26.7.2010. The date of notification will be considered for appointment.
ii) 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 recognised 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 application form as well as at the time of producing the original documents and also remain in service of teaching at school level (primary/secondary/sr. secondary) during the period of compeletion of B.Ed. Programme. The experience certificate should be issued by the Principal or Headmaster/ Headmistress only. The requisite teaching experience of two years must be completed on or before the last date of submission of application as notified in the advertisement. An attested photocopy of the Recognition and Affiliation Certificate with Registration number issued to the school, Central or a State Government or Union Territory or Directorate of Education must be enclosed at the time of submission of Entrance cum admission form.
iii) The reservation for SC/ST/OBC(Non-Creamy Layer) and other categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government. There shall be 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.
iv) The candidate should submit their application form only at the concerned Regional Centre under whose jurisdiction/operational area the working school falls.
v) Masters’ Degree awarded without a first degree is not accepted for purpose of Academic Studies in IGNOU.
vi) As per Government of India Notification dated 7th March, 2013, the concession for the wards of Kashmiri migrants for admission during academic session 2013-14 shall be adhered to with regard to the following :
1) Relaxation in cut off percentage upto 10% subject to minimum eligibility requirement.
2) Increase in intake capacity upto 5% course wise.
3) Reservation of at least one seat in merit quota in technical/professional institutions.
4) Waiving of domicile requirements.
Admission shall be done at the Regional Centre on the basis of the score obtained in the entrance test conducted by IGNOU all over India. The candidate will have to submit the filled-in application form with attested copy of documents as mentioned in Admission Form (see Employment Certificate). The original documents are to be submitted later after receiving offer letter for admission from the Regional Centre after the entrance test.
The Entrance Test will be held on the date mentioned in the advertisement. Hall tickets will be provided to the candidates 10 days prior to the Entrance Test. In case of non-receipt of Hall Tickets 3 days before the date of Entrance Test, candidates can download Hall Ticket from IGNOU website: www.ignou.ac.in.
Admission Confirmation: The final admission to the programme shall be subject to their rank in the merit list in the Entrance Test and production of proof of their eligibility alongwith original certificates and programme fee.
Rs. 20,000/- for the entire programme in Lump sum in the first year only.
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