Ignou Bed Admission 2019

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Entrance Exam – Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi invites applications for admission to the Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) for January 2019 Session. Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) provides B.Ed Admission for the 2019


ignou Bed Admission 2019

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Entrance Test is the national level entrance conducted by IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) for admission to 2 year B.Ed program offered at various PSCs (Program Study Center) of IGNOU across the country. IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Entrance Exam aims to test the teaching aptitude and knowledge of the prospective candidates.

  • Admission to IGNOU B.Ed course is provided every year in both January and July Session.
  • Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of score obtained in the entrance test as well as producing the proof of their eligibility along with original documents before the last date of Entrance Cum Application Form submission.
  • The application fee for the B.Ed entrance test is INR 1000/-.
Exam Highlights
Date of Exam August 2019 (Tentative)
Conducting Body IGNOU
Total No. of Seats 50 per PSC
Mode of Exam Offline (Pen and Paper Mode)
Medium of Exam English and Hindi
Duration of Exam 2 Hours
Type and Number of Questions 100 Objective type MCQs
No. of Sections in Question Paper 2 (Part A and B)

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Entrance exam is tentatively scheduled for the month of August. Candidates can check the expected schedule for IGNOU B.Ed Entrance 2019 in the table below.

Event Date
Last date of Submission of Application form February to March 2019
Submission of Application form with Late Fee of Rs. 500/- March to April 2019
Submission of Application form with Late Fee of Rs. 1000/- April to May 2019
Hall Ticket July 2019
Examination Date August 2019

IGNOU will accept the application forms only if candidates manage to satisfy the requisite eligibility criteria prescribed by the University for B.Ed admission. Aspirants can check the eligibility criteria for IGNOU B.Ed entrance admission in detail below.

  • At least 50% 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,



Trained in-service teachers in elementary education.


Candidates who have completed a NCTE recognized teacher education programme in direct mode.

  • The relaxation of 5% in minimum qualifying marks required will be provided to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/PwD candidates as per the norms of Government of India.
  • Reservation for Kashmiri Migrants and War Widow candidates will be provided as per the University Rules.
  • Master’s Degree awarded without a first degree is not accepted for purpose of Academic Studies in IGNOU.
  • All the candidates must be aged above 21 years as on the last day of application form submission.

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Application  Form can be filled and submitted in both online and offline mode. The steps to fill IGNOU B.Ed Entrance 2019 Application Form in both online and offline are mentioned below:

Steps to fill the application form (offline)

  • Obtain IGNOU B.Ed application form from Regional Center of the University, or download it from the website.
  • Fill the application form with blue/black ball point pen, mentioning all the required details.
  • Affix a passport size photograph in the pace provided.
  • Pay the application fee of Rs. 1000/- through a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favor of IGNOU payable at Regional Center.
  • Send the filled-in application form at the concerned Regional Centre through registered post or speed post.

Steps to fill the application form (online)

  • Visit the official website of IGNOU.
  • Click on the B.Ed Application Form link and register on the website.
  • Login details will be provided to the candidate though SMS/email. Use these details to login on the website.
  • Fill in the online application form.
  • Upload required documents and photograph.
  • Place scanned signature in the space provided.
  • Submit application and pay fees through Credit card/Debit card or Net banking methods on the website.

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Admit Card will be sent to applicants at least two weeks before the commencement of the examination. The admit cards are also available on the official website of IGNOU at www.ignou.ac.in. Candidates who fail to receive admit card from the University within one week before the date of examination can download it from the official website.

Steps to download admit card/hall ticket

University issues admit card to students at least two weeks before the examination. If a candidate fails to receive the admit card from the university, the same can be downloaded from the official website of the University.

  • Visit to the official website of the University.
  • Click on the link- Hall Ticket for B.Ed Entrance Exam 2019.
  • A window (as shown below) will appear on the screen.

Method 1

  • Enter Name as filled in the application form.
  • Search Name and Enrolment Number from the result that appears on the screen.
  • Click on Enrolment Number and print the admit card.
  • Affix photograph on the admit card.
  • Get the photograph attested from a Gazetted Officer.
  • Carry the admit card to test centre on the exam day.

Method 2

  • Enter the 9 digit Enrolment Number.
  • Admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Save and print the admit card.
  • Affix photograph on the admit card.
  • Get the photograph attested from a Gazetted Officer
  • Carry the admit card to test centre on the exam day.

IGNOU B.Ed Entrance Exam Pattern Highlights Table

The below table describes the exam pattern in more detail:

Sections Subject Number of Questions Marks allotted
A General English Comprehension 10 10
Logical and Analytical Reasoning 20 20
Educational and General Awareness 25 25
Teaching-Learning & the School 25 25
B Subject Competence (any one of the given subjects)
Social Science
20 20
Total 100 100

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Syllabus is designed to test the teaching aptitude of the candidate. Syllabus for Section B is based on the curriculum prescribed by CBSE for Class 9th and 10th. The detailed syllabus for IGNOU B.Ed 2019 entrance exam is mentioned below:

Section A

1. English Comprehension

  • Reading comprehension
  • Antonyms/ Synonyms
  • Idioms & Phrase
  • Basic grammar

2. Logical & Analytical and Reasoning

  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Calender
  • Number Series
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Coding – decoding
  • Blood relation
  • Logical reasoning (Syllogism, question based on statement)
  • None verbal

3. Educational & General Awareness

  • History
  • Geography
  • Political science
  • Social science/ Current affairs

4. Teaching-Learning & the School

  • Aptitude and Development of Student
  • Child Centered and Progressive Education
  • Development Teacher Education India
  • Experiments Related to School & New Findings Activities
  • Fundamentals and Principle of Education
  • Inclusive Education
  • Learning and Pedagogy
  • Responsibility towards Societies
  • Teaching Ability

Section B

Subject Awareness

Subject awareness section will consist of 20 questions. Candidates are expected to choose and answer the section on the basis of their education background in XII standard.

Subject options and their respective syllabus will be as follows.

  • Science: In this subject, questions will be related to Physics, Chemistry & Biology.
  • Mathematics: The topics in Mathematics related to Arithmetics, Number system, simplification, Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry.
  • Social Studies: In Social Studies, topics such as History, Geography, Political Science, Social Science, Current affairs, etc. are mostly asked in the exam.
  • English/Hindi: The questions in both these subjects are related to Grammar, Reading Ability, Word Usage, etc.
  • Visit the official website of IGNOU.
  • In the Examination tab, find results.
  • Click on B.Ed 2019 June Results.
  • A page for entering information for viewing results will appear.
  • Choose program B.Ed and enter the 9 digit Enrolment Number.
  • Result cum Score Card will appear.
  • Take a printout for future reference.

IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Counselling

The counselling process for IGNOU B.Ed Admission would be conducted at various Regional Centers located across different cities.

  • Candidates will be shortlisted to appear for the counselling session purely on the basis of merit in the IGNOU B.Ed 2019 entrance exam.
  • The counselling sessions will be organised at the concerned Regional Centers, depending on the option provided by the student while filling the entrance cum application form.
  • In case of vacant seat left after the first round of seat allocation, further counselling rounds would be conducted at the relevant centres.
  • Please note that self-attested copies of following documents should be submitted at the time of counselling. Candidates must also carry all the documents in original as well for verification purposes.

List of Documents Required for Counselling

Below is the list of documents required at the time of counselling:

  • High and Sr. Secondary School Certificate / Higher Secondary along with mark sheet.
  • Original Call Later / Hall Ticket
  • Degree and mark sheet of post-graduation / graduation and also professional qualification (diploma / degree).
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Employment certificate in original
  • Affidavit by Parents/Student/Guardian.
  • 2 passport size photographs

ignou B.ed Admission 2019 Last Date

The online application link will now remain open up to 11:59 pm on November 18, 2018. The notice posted on https://onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in/entrancebed/ Reads: “Last Date for Applying Online for B.Ed. Entrance (Jan-2019) is Extended upto 18 November 2018 (Sunday)”

ignou B.ed Admission 2018 Prospectus

ignou B.ed Form 2019

  • IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Application Form is available in both offline and online mode.
  • The offline application form for IGNOU B.Ed 2019 Entrance Test can be availed through both post as well as the from the counters at the Regional Centers.
  • Candidates can also apply for IGNOU B.Ed 2019 on the official website admission portal of IGNOU, i.e., onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in/admission/
  • The fee along with the application form can also be remitted in both online and offline mode.
  • Application Form of in-service teachers should be accompanied with proof previous employment in the stipulated format.

Candidates should ensure that they keep a copy of the duly filled application form along with them which they may be required to furnish at later stages of the admission procedure. The online mode application process is definitely more secure since there is always risk of delay or loss in transit if candidates apply via post.

Event Date (Tentative)
Release of Forms for B.Ed. Feb 1, 2019
Last date of filling the form May 31, 2019
Date of Entrance Test August – 2019

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