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IGNOU B.Ed, M.Ed Admissions 2019: Last Date, Entrance Exam, How to Apply, Eligibility Criteria, Student Login

Updated On - December 12th 2018

One of the largest open universities in the world, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers a wide range of academic programmes, both short-term as well as long-term, leading to Undergraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Degrees and Doctoral Degrees. The School of Education (SOE), IGNOU offers Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) and Master of Education (M.Ed) at UG and PG level, respectively, along with several other diploma, certificate, professional courses. For fee details, candidates should check IGNOU Course & Fee structure.

For B.Ed and M.Ed courses, candidates will be required to submit the filled-in application form along with the attested copies of documents as specified in Entrance-cum Admission Form. Foreign students residing in India who have valid student visa for the minimum duration of the program are also eligible for admission. For more info, candidate should check IGNOU Online Admission.

Candidates can stay updated with the latest events such as filling application form, release of admit card, checking exam details and downloading result. Check IGNOU Student Login.  

For admission to B.Ed and M.Ed courses, candidates are shortlisted on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance test, conducted by IGNOU Delhi and usually held in the month of August every year. As for the semester examinations, the University conducts Term-end Examination twice a year in the months of June & December. To know more, check IGNOU Results.

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  • Mode of Application



    15th Oct, 2019 - 18th Nov, 2019

Important Dates

B.Ed & M.Ed
Registration 15th Oct - 18th Nov , 2019

Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidates should have obtained at least minimum 50% aggregate of marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s Degree in Sciences/Social Sciences/Commerce/Humanity (OR) Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks or any other qualification equivalent thereto
  • Candidates must be Trained in-service teachers in elementary education or should have completed a NCTE recognized teacher education programme through face-to-face mode


  • Candidate should possess B.Ed degree with at least 55% aggregate of marks
  • Candidate should have two years’ teaching/professional experience after completion of B.Ed programme in a Government/Government recognized school/NCTE recognized teacher education/research institution in education
  • Only working teachers are eligible for admission to M.Ed programme

Note: Only those candidates whose results are declared and are qualified at the time of submitting the entrance cum application form are eligible.

How to Apply

M.Ed & B.Ed

Candidates will be required to submit the filled-in application form along with the attested copies of documents as specified in Entrance-cum Admission Form.

The original documents along with the programme fee should be submitted at the time of admission for verification, upon receiving offer letter for admission.

The programme fee must be paid only by way of Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “IGNOU”, payable at the city where the Regional Centre of the candidate is situated.

Registration Fee For B.Ed courses:

  • Application forms are submitted at the university office counter – INR1000  
  • Application forms are submitted through post – INR 1050

Note: Students who are not able to clear their programme within the maximum duration can take re-admission for additional period in continuation of the earlier period

Selection Process

M.Ed & B.Ed

Admission of eligible candidates to B.Ed/ M.Ed programme shall be done Regional Centre-wise/State-wise on the basis of the score obtained in the entrance test, conducted by IGNOU all over India.

IGNOU B.Ed Entrance Test is usually held in the month of August every year. Hall tickets are dispatched to appearing candidates ten days before the Entrance Test. In case of non-receipt of Hall Tickets three days before the date of Entrance Test, candidates can download the same from IGNOU website and report to the Examination Centre for appearing in the Entrance Test.

Result cards for the Entrance tests indicating the qualifying/non qualifying status would be dispatched to all the candidates who appear for the examination.

Note: 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 at the time of last date of submission of application along the with original certificates and programme fee.

For more information about IGNOU application process or selection criteria, students can check IGNOU Admissions

IGNOU B.Ed, M.Ed Admissions: Instructions to be Followed

While filling up the form, certain things are to be noted by the candidate that are stated below:-

  • Admission form must be compulsorily sent to the concerned regional center office. If sent to any other address, the form will not be entertained.
  • Once the appliction form is submitted, no change in category shall be allowed.
  • The last date to submit the application form will be mentioned in the advertisement. If any application is submitted after the deadline, it will not count.
  • If any application form is submitted without attested copies of educational and professional documents is liable to get rejected.


*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



Neelam Singh

I have completed my BBM am I eligible for bed.

04 Dec, 2018 16:35
Akansha Expert

Hello Neelam, You may please contact the university at once or may visit the regional nearby centre to get that information about the eligibility.

04 Dec, 2018 17:49

main bed karna chahata hu lekin main abhi govt. sarvent hu

31 Oct, 2018 12:20
Akansha Expert

Hi Kanti, You can go with the Open University for B Ed course.

31 Oct, 2018 13:30

Bed ki fees kitni hai or police or govt.sarvent bed kr sakte hai kiya

28 Oct, 2018 13:25
Akansha Expert

Hi Ashok, As per your query, admission is based on the entrance test and qualification is required must be a graduation at least, as you may know, other information about the course is regular.

30 Oct, 2018 13:17
lojum motu

Hii, sir/madam I want to know your concern university, is it possible to apply B. Ed for fresh candidate or it's only for service person?

23 Oct, 2018 11:03
Akansha Expert

Hi Lojum, As per your query, admission is based on the entrance test and qualification is required must be a graduation at least, as you may know, other information please let me know.

23 Oct, 2018 12:06
Lalit kumar

Kya main b.ed kar sakta hu.

23 Oct, 2018 05:29
Akansha Expert

Hi Lalit, Yes You can go with a course for the B.ED Course but it is based on the entrance test i.e. The admissions have been closed for this session. You may please wait for the Next session Admission as on January.

23 Oct, 2018 10:57
Ishfaq Ahmad wagay

I want to know last date of entrance for B.ed

22 Oct, 2018 11:57
Akansha Expert

Hi ishfaq, You may please contact to the university to get the information about the Entrance date.

22 Oct, 2018 12:54
Ajit Chaudhary

Hello, I would like to know about the B.Ed course of Ignou, as I have heard that now the B.Ed is of 4 years . So is this for all the candidates or only for 12th Pass student. And also when shall I am able to fill the form for entrance exam 2019. I would really appreciate if you could assist me on this.

17 Oct, 2018 13:29
Akansha Expert

Hello Ajit, As per your query, admission is based on the entrance test and qualification is required must be a graduation at least, and 4-year plan related with same information does not exist still on the official website. Once they release about the same we will let you know.

17 Oct, 2018 14:27
Satyeshwar Prasad

is M.Ed available in hindi

15 Oct, 2018 13:28
Akansha Expert

Hi Satyeshwar, You may please contact to the university to get the information about the Course.

15 Oct, 2018 14:29
Aswini Swaminathan

Hi, I'm going to write my final papers in d.el.ed NIOS. Am I eligible to do b.ed in IGNOU after completing d.el.ed?

15 Oct, 2018 06:45
Akansha Expert

Hi Aswini, Admission is based on the entrance test for B Ed in IGNOU, as qualification is required Graduation 55%.

15 Oct, 2018 11:29
Rambilas gurjar

I want to do m.Ed. What is its processor

14 Oct, 2018 08:31
Akansha Expert

Hi Rambilas, As above mentioned the Admission guidelines for M Ed Course, As you can get the admission in the January session.

16 Oct, 2018 18:10

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