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20th May, 2020 - 01st Jul, 2020
University of Kerala, one of the first 16 Universities in India offers undergraduate and post-graduate courses in various fields having 150 Govt. run/Private Aided and Private Unaided colleges affiliated to it.
University of Kerala invites applications for B.Ed. Degree Course in Govt./Aided/Self-financing colleges and M.Ed. Degree Course in the Affiliated Colleges of Teacher Education.
The B.Ed. Degree Course is a 2 year course leading to the Bachelors’ Degree in Education. The course of study shall be by regular attendance for the requisite number of lectures and practical training.
The duration of the M.Ed. course shall be 2 years comprising four semesters of six months each. The course of study shall be by regular attendance for the requisite number of lectures, practical training, field study and internship. Check KU Admission 2019
Admissions to the above mentioned programmes shall be made by the respective colleges on the basis of the marks obtained in the qualifying examination.
20th May, 2020 - 01st Jul, 2020
|Registration||20th May - 06th Jun , 2020|
|Date of publication of Rank list||15th Jun, 2020|
|Date of Interview/Admission||22nd Jun, 2020|
|Date of commencement of classes||01st Jul, 2020|
The following section contains information regarding eligibility for B.Ed/M.Ed. offered by the University of Kerala.
Nativity: Only Indian Citizens are eligible for admission to professional courses unless otherwise notified.
Holders of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards/OCI (Overseas Citizen of India), will also be treated at par with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admission.
PIO candidates won’t be eligible for any sort of reservation.
Relaxation in marks:
Note: Degree Examination in Vocational or Specialised Courses are also considered under eligibility criteria for admission.
Special Eligibility Criteria for different programmes
Candidate must possess B.Ed. Degree of the University of Kerala or any other B.Ed. Degree recognized as equivalent to that by the University of Kerala, with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.
Relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST candidates and 2% for SEBC candidates is allowed.
Age Criteria: No age limit.
For admission to B.Ed. and M.Ed. programme, candidates should obtain and submit the concerned application form in the college of their choice as per the schedule of admission published by the University.
Candidates can purchase the application form from the colleges where they would like to join the programme.
Candidates should fill-in and submit the applications along with the following necessary documents before the last date of submission.
The following section contains information regarding selection process for B.Ed./M.Ed. offered by Kerala University.B.Ed
Admission will be done by the individual colleges on the basis of the Rank list published. The colleges upload the rank list on their website.
Weightage of marks will be affected as follows:
Weightage for PG marks will be given to candidates, only where minimum qualification is graduation.M.Ed
Candidates are selected for M.Ed. programme on the basis of total marks obtained in the B.Ed. Degree Examination.
Admission will be permitted by the respective colleges on the basis of merit and reservation policy. The allotment of seats shall be made subject wise from the rank list published.
The distribution of seats among different optional subjects will be made on the basis of a proportionate number of applicants in various subjects provided that optional subject is offered at B.Ed level in the College.
Weightage of 2 marks for each year of teaching experience in Govt./aided/recognized institutions subject to a maximum of 10 marks. No weightage shall be given to teaching experience of duration less than 6 months.
The weightage shall be given on the basis of an Experience Certificate produced which is countersigned by an authorized Official Signatory such as the AEO/DEO/DDCE/DHSE/DVHSE. Experience shall be counted in completed months.
For B.Ed. Degree Course only:
Reservation for Nominees: 1 seat (Geography) shall be reserved in the Govt. College of Teacher Education, Thiruvananthapuram, for Lakshadweep candidates.
Non-Keralite candidates will be considered against ‘Open Merit’ seats only and will not be eligible for Communal/Special/Persons with Disabilities reservation.
Reservation for Persons with Disabilities (PWD): Three percent of the seats in Government/Aided colleges are reserved for candidates with disabilities. (Deaf/Dumb candidates are not eligible for admission to B.Ed. courses). Out of this, 50% of seats are reserved for Blind candidates (except for science optional).
Special Reservation :
For M.Ed. Degree Course only:
The reservation of seats for the M.Ed. Degree Programme shall be in accordance with stipulations of the University of Kerala/The Govt. of Kerala and NCTE from time to time.
The number of seats reserved under open /community/management quota in various colleges shall be made on the basis of the criteria stipulated by the University.
Reservation for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) : Three percent of the seats in Government/Aided colleges are reserved for candidates with disabilities. One seat in Govt. College of Teacher Education, Thycaud, Thiruvananthapuram shall be reserved for the teachers working in Govt./Aided Institutions
Private Self-financing Colleges and Aided Colleges where M.Ed. Programme is offered on Un-aided mode 50% of the seats shall be filled from the open merit following the mandatory reservation and the remaining 50% shall be filled by the managements concerned
For both B.Ed. and M.Ed. Degree Courses:
|Category||Seats Reserved (%)||Total|
Socially and Educationally Backward Class
Other Backward Hindu(OBH)
Other Backward Christian(OBX)
|Category||Percentage (%) of Seats Reserved|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College