IGNOU Bed Entrance Exam Jan 2020 – IGNOU offered Bachelor of Education program to all their candidates who want to become a teacher or want to make their career in the teaching faculty. Candidates can get admission to the IGNOU Bed program by completing entrance exam conducted by IGNOU University. The bed program is included theoretical and practical both to improve skills of teaching and attitude in candidates.
Updates and Changes in the IGNOU Bed Entrance
From Jan 2020 session, the BEd Entrance Examination will be conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) and the entrance examination will be taken on Computer-based (Online). There is no application will be accepted in the hard copy or offline mode from now.
Updates of Bed Entrance Exam Result 2020
You can download your Bed entrance exam score card from the IGNOU Result section which available online. If you didn’t get your entrance results then please visit your concerned regional centre to get your Bed scorecard. Please keep in mind that there is no re-evaluation is available for the Bed entrance examination.
Note – Students have to visit the official website of their Regional centre office to check the final merit list of the Bed program. If you found your name on the merit list then you can proceed to submit the admission form for Bed and pay required fees with the form submission.
About IGNOU Bed Programme:
IGNOU Bed program is recognized by NCTE. It is a 2 years duration program and available in both English and Hindi medium. Candidates can also complete that program in a maximum duration of five years. Before applying for the IGNOU Bed program, you need to first check the eligibility of bed program
IGNOU Bed Entrance Eligibility Criteria
- Completed Bachelor Degree with at least 50% marks OR Completed Masters Degree in Science/Commerce/Social Science/humanity with 50% marks
- Trained in-service teachers in elementary education are also eligible to apply for bed
- Candidate must have the teacher education program through face to face mode recognized by NCTE (i.e. DELED).
Note – Candidates who comply with the above eligibility can apply for the IGNOU Bed entrance examination and please note that candidates must have NCTE approved program if they only bachelor or master degree.
How to Apply for IGNOU Bed Entrance?
Candidates have to fill the online application form for the Bed Entrance exam to get admission in IGNOU Bed. The offline procedure is now closed by IGNOU so students can now apply only through online mode.
- Visit Given link of Bed entrance Exam
- Register yourself to the online admission portal
- Login with selected username and password
- Start filling Bed Entrance Form online
- Submit Scanned Photograph and Signature.
- Pay fees through online mode
- Save and take printouts of the form for future reference
IGNOU Bed Fees for Entrance Exam: Rs. 600
Payment Method for Fees
- Credit Card
- Debit Card
- Net Banking
Important Dates of Bed Entrance Examination 2020:
Application Started From: 17th June 2019
Last Date of Application Form Submission: 5th July 2019 (Extended)
Hall Ticket Release Date: 10th July 2019
Exam Conduct on: 27th July 2019
Candidates have no need to pay admission fees at the time of submitting the application form. Once you got an offer letter of admission, you can pay your fees only through Demand Draft in favor of IGNOU payable at the regional centre city at where you applied. Fees of Rs. 50,000 will be paid through a demand draft after getting your name in the final merit list.
Candidates have to fill the application of Bed without any mistake after getting an application form from IGNOU and send it to the concerned regional centre of IGNOU before the last date. After the due date, no application will be accepted.
Candidates can click to check IGNOU Bed Syllabus Structure in detail.
Entrance Exam Structure for Bed Program
Entrance Paper device in two parts: Part-A and Part-B. Question Paper of Bed program is of 100 marks. All questions are multiple-choice questions. Candidates have to choose one right answer from 4 options. If you select wrong then you will get 0 marks. If you answered wrong then it possible that you may get negative marking for each wrong answer.
Duration of Examination: 2 Hours
IGNOU Bed Entrance Paper Structure
|Type of Questions||No of Questions||Marks|
|Section-I||General English comprehension||10||10|
|Section-II||Logical and Analytical Reasoning||20||20|
|Section-III||Educational and General Awareness||25||25|
|Section-IV||Teaching Learning and the School||25||25|
Part – B
Choose any one subject
|iii) Social Studies|
IGNOU BEd Entrance Exam Hall Ticket 2020
After submission of your entrance examination form to the university, your hall ticket will be made available at the official website IGNOU or you can also get it from the IGNOU Hall Ticket section. You can download it and keep it with you when reaching the examination centre.
Instructions for Bed Entrance Exam Candidates
- Calculators and other calculation tools, books, notes not allowed in the Exam room
- Candidate must reach to exam centre before 9:30 AM because the exam will start from 10:00 AM and over at 12:00 PM
- If candidates found to be copied from any other’s answer sheet then he/she will be disqualified
- Pay fees after getting shortlisted in the merit list
- Also, submit Score Card and original call letter to the regional centre
- Use the original answer sheet for rough work
Candidates have to read all the above instructions so that they can easily appear in the Bed exam and complete the right procedure before closing or the last date of application.