B.Ed. Full Form, Course, Syllabus, Colleges and Admission 2021

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Bachelor of Education or B.Ed. is a 2-year undergraduate teaching program that is needed to become a teacher at pre-nursery, nursery, primary, secondary and senior secondary schools. For B.Ed. Admission 2021, students have to score an aggregate of 50-55% in graduation from a recognized university and qualify the required entrance exam.  

There are a number of entrance tests for B.Ed. Admission such as IPU CET, BHU UET, DU B.Ed., and others.

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Bachelor of Education is not an undergraduate degree. You can clear this degree within a maximum time span of 5 years. The B.Ed. Syllabus covers subjects like holistic education, psychology, guidance and counseling, and others.  Candidates can opt for B.Ed. Distance Education as well as regular mode. B.Ed. course fees usually vary from college to college based on different parameters such as the type of institution (government/ private) and mode of education (regular/ distance).

Check Out: Top Distance/Correspondence B.Ed. Colleges in India

The course fees in a majority of B.Ed. colleges range from INR 20,000 to INR 1 LPA. There are several colleges offering B.Ed. distance education like IGNOU, NSOU, LSR, and others. 

See Also: IGNOU B.Ed

B.Ed. students after completing their Bachelor's degree can become school teachers of senior secondary classes, content writers, education researchers where the student can earn around INR 4,00,000 to INR 6,00,000. Students who want to earn more may pursue MBA Course which will lead to more MBA Job Opportunities and enable the student to earn way more money.

B.Ed. Course Highlights

B.Ed. Full-Form Bachelor of Education
Course Duration 2-5 Years
Admission Process Both Merit/Entrance Exam Based
Eligibility 50-55% marks in graduation from a recognized college or university
Average Course Fee INR 1 Lakhs
Average Salary Offered INR 4 Lakhs per annum
Job Profiles Counselor, Teacher, Consultant, Education researcher, Content writer, and others
B.Ed. Eligibility

B.Ed. Eligibility

  • Qualification required to get eligible for Bachelors of Education is to possess an aggregate of 50-55% in graduation from a recognized university or you have to qualify an entrance exam. 
  • For B.Ed. admissions there is no age bar. The pass percentage for B.Ed. admission may vary from college to college.
  • In particular, there is no specific age bar determined to pursue this course, but a few of the colleges ask for a minimum of 19 years of age for offering admission to this course.

Note: Most of the entrance examinations are conducted in the month of May and June.

B.Ed. Admission Process

B.Ed. Admission Process

B.Ed. Admission 2021 varies from institute to institute. Few steps are given below to help you with the admission process:

  • Visit either the official website of the Institute or the Admission office of the Institute to avail the application forms for admission in B.Ed. course.
  • Fill the application form as directed and then upload the asked documents.
  • Either you have to appear for the Entrance exams or you have to wait for the merit list to be released by the college or the organization.
  • Once the results of the entrance exams will be announced or the merit list will be released, selected candidates have to appear for the further documentation process.

Depending upon the cutoff, admissions will be provided to the aspirants.

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B.Ed. Entrance Exams

B.Ed. Entrance Exams

Many of the colleges offering B.Ed. have their own entrance examinations. Some of those entrance exams are mentioned below:-

B.Ed Entrance Exams
Exam Name Overview Application Process Exam Date
IPU CET 2020 Indraprastha University Common Admission Test (IPU CET) is conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University to invite admissions into various courses like BBA, BCA, MTech, B.Ed. and alike.  March 03, 2020, to July 20, 2020 To be announced
BHU UET 2020 Banaras Hindu University- Undergraduate entrance test (BHU-UET) is to be conducted by Banaras university itself. This university offers both graduate and postgraduate courses and it is considered to be one of the best universities. January 30, 2020, to March 21, 2020 September 9, 10, 11 and 14, 2020
DU B.Ed. 2020 It is conducted by Delhi University in 2-year B.Ed. course. This entrance exam is MCQ based consisting of 3 sections. It is an online examination. June 20, 2020, to July 18, 2020 To be announced
TUEE 2020 TUEE or Tezpur University Entrance Examination is a national level exam conducted offline for offering admissions to various UG and PG courses.  February 25, 2020, to June 30, 2020 Exam canceled and now admissions will be offered on the basis of academic qualifications

*The dates of these entrance examinations may be postponed because of nationwide lockdown due to COVID 19 outbreak.

B.Ed. entrance examinations mainly cover the given below 5 sections:

  • General Knowledge
  • Verbal Aptitude
  • Teaching Aptitude
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude

In a few colleges and universities like Delhi University, admissions are offered to this course after two rounds i.e. written entrance exams and personal interviews. Te Interview round is carried out to check the communication skills, understanding of children’s behavior, and reading interests.

B.Ed. Syllabus

B.Ed from DU

Duration 2 Years
Eligibility 50-55% in Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in any stream
Admission Process Entrance Exam
No of Seats 438
Top Colleges Lady Irwin College, SPM College, Maharshi Valmiki College of Education
Average Fees (INR) 16,000 – 20,000
Average Salary (INR) 2,50,000 – 5,00,000

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B.Ed. Syllabus

B.Ed. Subjects are planned in such a manner to make the applicants familiar with all the perspectives that they should consider for their profession. B.Ed. course syllabus is provided in 4 semesters comprising both practical and theoretical subjects. The year-wise syllabus of the course is given below:

Year 1 Year 2
Childhood and Growing Up Engagement with field tasks
Contemporary India and Education Pre-Internship
Pedagogy of Subjects Internship
Languages Across the Curriculum Post Internship
Understanding ICT and its applications Arts in Education
Knowledge and Curriculum Creating an Inclusive School
Learning and Teaching Health, Yoga, and Physical Education
Assessment for Learning Understanding the Self
School Attachment Reading and Reflecting on Texts

Read More Detailed B.Ed. Syllabus

B.Ed. Colleges

B.Ed. Colleges

The admission process for this course differs from college to college. Before applying to an institute, do check the admission process, eligibility criteria, and other related important information.

Some of the top colleges for B.Ed. are mentioned below as per the ranking by NIRF.

NIRF Ranking Name of the College Admission Procedure Average Fees Average Placement Offer
3 Banaras Hindu University, UP BHU-UET INR 5,670 INR 3 Lakhs
7 University of Calcutta Graduation in any discipline INR 50,000 INR 4 Lakhs
7 St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata Graduation in any discipline INR 59,000 INR 3.5 Lakhs
10 Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi JMI B.Ed. 2020 Entrance Test INR 15,000 INR 2 Lakhs
11 University of Delhi, New Delhi DU BED Entrance Exam INR 50,000-80,000 INR 2.5 Lakhs
32 Lady Irwin College, New Delhi Graduation in any discipline INR 70,000 INR 3.35 Lakhs
37 Amity University, Noida Graduation in any discipline INR 1.6 Lakhs INR 3.5 Lakhs
46 Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Mumbai Graduation in any discipline INR 92,224 INR 2.5 Lakhs
55 Banasthali University, Jaipur Entrance Test INR 2 Lakhs INR 3 Lakhs
75 Loreto College, Kolkata Written Test and Interface Meetings INR 1.5 Lakhs INR 3 Lakhs
95 Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) IPU-CET INR 1.5 Lakhs INR 4 Lakhs

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B.Ed. Course is also one of the courses that aspirants wish to pursue from distance education mode. There are several benefits of pursuing this course from correspondence like low fee structure, online study material, convenience study at home, and many more. Therefore, there are no. of colleges and universities that are offering B.Ed. from distance learning. Few of those are discussed and enlisted below for your reference:

B.Ed. from IGNOU

One can also pursue this course of education from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) from distance learning. To get eligible for this course one must qualify the fundamental criteria i.e. at least 50% marks in higher secondary class or equivalent. One must have to appear for the IGNOU B.Ed. Entrance Exam to secure admissions in this course in IGNOU. 

There are many other colleges offering this course from distance learning like:

  1. Lady Shri ram College for Women, New Delhi
  2. Satyam College of Education, Noida
  3. Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar
  4. St. Xavier’s College of Education, Patna
  5. Netaji Subhash Open University, any many more.

Check Out B.Ed. Distance Education for more

B.Ed. Jobs and Scope

B.Ed. Jobs and Scope

B.Ed. graduates are open to apply for the job of teachers in government schools and various other fields for setting up their careers in the job arena with having a number of perks attached to the job. Some of the Bachelor of Education job profiles are mentioned below:

Job Profile Job Description Average Salary (In INR)
Teacher The job of a teacher is to prepare lessons for the students and then educate them at all levels. INR 3 Lakhs
Counselor They aim to encounter problems of the individual, empathize them and providing them with the solutions INR 3 Lakhs
Content Writer Their role is to write the content for the companies providing information about the goods and services offered by them.  INR 2.8 Lakhs
Educational Researcher Their aim is to perform educational research programs and develop research programs. INR 6 Lakhs
Consultant Their role is to assist companies with advice and expertise to enhance their business or organization performance. INR 3.6 Lakhs
Principal They are the face of the school and ensure that students are meeting the learning objectives. INR 4.5 Lakhs
B.Ed Jo Prospects

Source: Payscale

After completion of this course, you can also go for the higher education of PG courses. There are a variety of further education courses available like M.Ed (Master of Education) and Ph.D. (Education).

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B.Ed. Vs BTC

B.Ed. Vs BTC

B.Ed. and BTC are courses that focus on teaching professions. The only difference between these courses is that the BTC course is more into primary teaching. BTC course is also offered at the certificate level. The following table shows the key difference between B.Ed. and BTC degrees in terms of Impact, course material, and orientation.

Parameter B.Ed. BTC
Full-Form Bachelor of Education Basic Training Certificate
Overview B.Ed. allows one to pursue their career in teaching students up to the grade of 12th standard. BTC makes you eligible for primary teaching.
Duration 2 Years 2 Years
Eligibility Qualified graduate from a recognized college Qualified 10+2 from a recognized board
Average Annual Fee Up to INR 1 Lakhs per annum Up to INR 1.3 Lakhs per annum
Average Salary Offered Up to INR 4 Lakhs per annum Up to INR 3 Lakhs per annum
B.Ed Vs BTC

Source: Official surveys and Institution’s Websites

B.Ed.: FAQs

B.Ed.: FAQs

Ques: Is B.Ed. a 4-year program?

Ans: No, B.Ed. is not a 4-year program. B.Ed is a professional course. It’s a 2-year program that one can complete within a time span of 5 years.

Ques: What class standards do B.Ed. teachers need to serve?

Ans: B.Ed. teachers will be serving the classes up to 12th Standard?

Ques: Can we pursue B.Ed. from Distance Education mode?

Ans: Yes, you can opt B.Ed. from distance education mode or open learning.

Ques: What are the possible job aspects other than teaching after B.Ed. successful completion?

Ans: One can go for Career counseling, advisory positions, content writing jobs and all to grow more in this field

Ques: Are B.Ed. and B.El.Ed different from each other?

Ans: Yes, B.Ed., and B.El.Ed is different from each other as B.Ed. can be pursued after graduation and B.El.Ed can be pursued after 10+2.

Ques: What is the B.Ed. course about?

Ans: B.Ed. course is a 2-year post-graduate course that enables you to pursue your career or profession in the teaching sector.

Ques: What is the salary of a B.Ed. teacher?

Ans: Salary of B.Ed. teacher ranges with the experience a person holds. An average salary of the B.Ed. teacher is up to INR 3 Lakhs per annum.

Ques: Can one pursue B.Ed. from private?

Ans: Yes, one can go for B.Ed. private as they are also valid and acceptable.

Ques: What is the age limit for doing B.Ed.?

Ans: You can pursue B.Ed. within the age limit of 21 to 35 years.

Ques. Is IGNOU still delivering study material for the B.Ed. course during a lockdown?

Ans. Because of the current situation amidst COVID 19 outbreak, IGNOU has decided to stop delivering study material for now. The students may access study materials through IGNOU e-content App, which can be downloaded through Play store on the mobile.

Ques. What is the procedure to take admission in a B.Ed course in Uttar Pradesh?

Ans. Students who wish to pursue B.Ed course in Uttar Pradesh must sit for the UP B.Ed JEE. UP B.Ed JEE 2021 is a state-level entrance exam organized by Lucknow University to offer admissions in 2 years Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) course in the colleges of Uttar Pradesh.

Bachelor of Education [B.Ed] Fee Structure in India


120 (Minimum Fee)PUBLIC COLLEGES3.97 L  (Maximum Fee)
62.29 K (Average Fee)
100 (Minimum Fee)Private COLLEGES8.40 L (Maximum Fee)
82.66 K (Average Fee)

Bachelor of Education [B.Ed] Fee Structure By state


Uttar Pradesh

432PUBLIC COLLEGES2.56 L
48.40 K
1.67 KPrivate COLLEGES2.20 L
82.57 K

Delhi NCR

863PUBLIC COLLEGES2.10 L
86.82 K
2.40 KPrivate COLLEGES2.40 L
94.32 K

Tamil Nadu

2 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.20 L
52.23 K
3.10 KPrivate COLLEGES1.10 L
71.67 K

Haryana

8.24 KPUBLIC COLLEGES2.10 L
87.36 K
13.95 KPrivate COLLEGES2.40 L
90.13 K

Rajasthan

24 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.60 L
59.90 K
1.78 KPrivate COLLEGES3.05 L
62.77 K

Madhya Pradesh

15 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.15 L
68.30 K
100Private COLLEGES1.44 L
66.70 K

Punjab

17.21 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.10 L
75.03 K
14.44 KPrivate COLLEGES2.40 L
90.99 K

Karnataka

7.80 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.40 L
36.06 K
3.72 KPrivate COLLEGES3 L
69.93 K

West Bengal

2.16 KPUBLIC COLLEGES2.40 L
55.86 K
13.50 KPrivate COLLEGES3 L
1.12 L

Maharashtra

7.75 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.20 L
37.57 K
18 KPrivate COLLEGES2.92 L
76.35 K

Gujarat

9.96 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.50 L
51.33 K
4.82 KPrivate COLLEGES8.40 L
78.28 K
1.53 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.55 L
84.74 K
55 KPrivate COLLEGES2.38 L
1.38 L

Uttarakhand

3.30 KPUBLIC COLLEGES84 K
37.56 K
6.09 KPrivate COLLEGES1.87 L
85.87 K

Jammu and Kashmir

23.18 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.31 L
56.69 K
22 KPrivate COLLEGES1 L
57.44 K

Jharkhand

2.35 KPUBLIC COLLEGES2 L
1.20 L
70 KPrivate COLLEGES2.50 L
1.59 L

Andhra Pradesh

16.50 KPUBLIC COLLEGES35 K
28.63 K
4.50 KPrivate COLLEGES1.42 L
42.98 K

Chhattisgarh

21.90 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1 L
62.63 K
20 KPrivate COLLEGES1.28 L
64.19 K

Himachal Pradesh

64.95 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.50 L
1.03 L
1.60 KPrivate COLLEGES5.83 L
1.02 L

Kerala

6.75 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.01 L
36.84 K
6.66 KPrivate COLLEGES60.20 K
47.36 K

Orissa

8.96 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.03 L
63.25 K
60 KPrivate COLLEGES75 K
67.50 K
19 KPUBLIC COLLEGES19 K
19 K
16.76 KPrivate COLLEGES2.21 L
94.83 K

Puducherry

40 KPUBLIC COLLEGES40 K
40 K
33 KPrivate COLLEGES33 K
33 K

Tripura

120PUBLIC COLLEGES120
120
77 KPrivate COLLEGES1.90 L
1.32 L

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deepika yadav
B.ed me kbb tkkk admissions hote h ??? Session 2020-2021
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Deepika, this depends on the college/university in which you are applying for admission.

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