Bachelor of Education

B.Ed or bachelor of education is a PG level course. Usually, admission is granted on the basis of entrance exams. Apart from other subjects, special importance is given to English language and teaching aptitude.

What after B.Ed ?

After doing B.Ed, one can work in government schools and also has the choice to be a part of prestigious public schools as a teacher. There are various private and government colleges in India who are offering B.Ed in collaboration with various other universities.

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor or Master Degree in Science / Social Science / Humanity (min 50%) Or min 55% in B.E./ B.Tech. with specialization in Science and Mathematics & 10+2 (min 60%)


 2 Year(s)

The major universities offering course in B. Ed are :

  • Delhi University (Delhi)
  • Maharishi Dayanand University (Rohtak)
  • Indira Gandhi National Open University (Delhi)
  • Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University
  • Bihar University (Muzaffarpur)
  • Jayaprakash University (Chapra)
  • Lalit Narayan Mithila University (Darbhanga)
  • Aligarh Muslim University (Aligarh)
  • Banaras Hindu University (Varanasi)

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  • Duration of the entrance test will be of 2 hours.
  • There will be 150 MCQ type questions involved in the exam form General Knowledge and Teaching Aptitude, Language Proficiency, Reasoning and Subject Knowledge up to class X.
  • For every wrong answer 0.25 mark will be deduct.
Exam Pattern
  • This entrance has 2 sections. The first section will be an objective type exam and there will be 3 papers in it. Bilingual language comprehension documents, as well as reasoning and mathematical reasoning, will have 30 marks each and the maximum duration allowed for these documents will be 40 minutes. Subject Knowledge paper will carry 40 marks and the duration of this document will be 50 minutes.
  • The second part will be descriptive and the maximum duration of this document will be 20 minutes. This section contains two mandatory parts with 10 marks each. Candidates must score 65% to qualify for this exam. Those who qualify for the exam must attend an interview that matches the final selection process prior to admission.
Section Content Type & Medium Marks
A General Awareness and Teaching Aptitude Multiple-choice English or Hindi 30
B Reasoning Multiple-choice English or Hindi 20
C Subject Knowledge up to class X Multiple-choice English or Hindi 30
D Language Proficiency (in English and Hindi) Multiple-choice English and Hindi 10+10 = 20
 - Total Marks 100
Part A (1 mark each)
  1. General English Comprehension or General Hindi Comprehension- 10 questions
  2. Teaching Learning & the school- 25 questions
  3. Logical and analytical reasoning- 20 questions
  4. Education and General awareness- 25 questions
Part B (20 marks) Aspirants have to choose any of the following subjects depending on their specialization.
  1. Science
  2. English
  3. Hindi
  4. Mathematics
  5. Social Studies
Interview Interview is carried out to check the following skills of the candidate:
  • Subject knowledge
  • Oral communication ability
  • General awareness
  • Reading interests
  • Understanding of children
  • Social issues
  • Potential for critical thinking
Teaching Aptitude Syllabus Hindi and English Comprehension Syllabus Reasoning Syllabus General Awareness Syllabus
Interpersonal relations Vocabulary Decision making Environmental awareness
Social maturity Comprehension Principles of series Indian history
Learner’s characteristics Functional grammar Principle of classification India and its natural resources
Factors affecting teaching Sentence structures Cube pyramid games General geography
Methods of teaching Mental ability Analytical reasoning Geography of India
Teaching aids  - Syllogism Indian Polity
Evaluation system Force in arguments Indian Economy
Practice exercises Imagination General Science
Leadership Judgement Great Indian Personalities
Communication Drawing inferences Current affairs of National and International
Professional commitment Generalization  -
Creative thinking
  • Candidates who have obtained at least 50% of the points at the undergraduate and / or masters level or Diploma in Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. Or
  • Degree in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Sciences and Mathematics with a 55% or any other equivalent qualification.
Note: Candidates who meet the eligibility conditions mentioned above can choose for two teaching methodology subjects prescribed by the university.
Paper Pattern
S.No. Subjects                                    Number of Question Marks Total Time
1 General Comprehension 15 60 3hours
2 Mental Ability 30 120
3 Reasoning 30 120
4 General Awareness 30 120
5 Teaching Aptitude 45 180
150 600
General English/Comprehension:
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Error Correction
  • Antonyms/Synonyms.
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Spelling Error
  • One word Substitution
General Awareness
  • History
  • Geography
  • Polity
  • Question related to Social Issue
  • General science
  • Five-year plan
  • Current Affairs
  • other Miscellaneous question
Mental Ability/Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Figures/Verbal Classification
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Blood Relation
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Letter and Symbol Series
  • Alphabet Test
  • Question related to dictionary
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Vein Diagram
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Puzzle/Tabulation
  • Non-verbal series
  • Logical Deduction
Teaching Aptitude/Methodology
  • Aptitude & Development of Student
  • Child-Centered & Progressive Education
  • Development Teacher Education India
  • Experiments Related to School & New Findings Activities
  • Methods & Theories
  • Reports & Tests
  • Responsibility / Duties of Teacher lnclusive Education
  • Learning & Pedagogy
  • Responsibility Towards Societies
  • Teaching Ability


B.ED Prep Modules

B.ED Prep Modules

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