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IGNOU BEd Entrance Exam 2021

Indira Gandhi National Open University ( IGNOU ) invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to Bachelor of Education ( B.Ed ) for the session January, 2021

IGNOU BEd 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates with :

  • At least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and / or in the Master‘s Degree in Science / Social Sciences / Commerce / Humanity. Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks or any other qualifications equivalent thereto, And
  • Trained in-service teachers in elementary education, OR
  • Candidates who have completed a NCTE recognized teacher educations programme through face-to-face mode.
  • The reservation and relaxation of 5% marks in minimum eligibility will be provided to SC / ST / OBC ( Non-creamy layer ) / PWD candidates as per the rules of the Central Government. The Reservation to Kashmiri Migrants and War-widow candidates will be provided as per University Rules.
  • Masters’ Degree awarded without a first degree is not accepted for purpose of Academic Studies in IGNOU

IGNOU BEd 2021 Application Form

  • Application form and prospectus can also be downloaded from the website and sent along with a DD / IPO for ₹ 50/- in favour of IGNOU payable at New Delhi / city of Regional Centre concerned by Registered / Speed Post to regional centre concerned to Bachelor of Education ( B.Ed .)

Indira Gandhi National Open University BEd Application form must reach within the prescribed dates at the following address :
The Registrar,
Student Evaluation Division,
Indira GandhiNational Open University,
Maidan Garhi,
New Delhi – 110068.

  • Prospectus will be sent to such applicants after receipt of ₹ 1050/ as written above.

IGNOU 2021 Exam Pattern

The test paper will consist of two parts A & B. The total number of test items will be 100 of one mark each. Maximum Marks allotted to the test is 100. The composite time for the complete test is Two Hours.

SelectionAspectsNo. of QuestionsMarks
Part -A
Section I
Section II
Section III
Section IV

General English Comprehension
Logical & Analytical Reasoning
Educational & General Awareness
Teaching-Learning & the School


Part - B
Section V
* Subject Competence ( any one )
i) Science
ii) Mathematics
iii) Social Studies
iv) English
v) Hindi

Note :

  1. Any one subject is to be attempted from Part – B.
  2. The test items of Part – B i.e. Subject Competence will be based in the curriculum of IX / X classes prescribed by the NCERT / CBSE.

IGNOU 2021 Hall Ticket

Indira Gandhi National Open University issues Examination Hall Ticket to the student’s atleast two week before the commencement of Term – end Examination. The same could also be downloaded from the University’s website In case any student fails to receive the Examination Hall Ticket within one week before the commencement of the examination, the student can download the hall ticket from the website and approach the exam centre for appearing in the exam by producing his / her IGNOU identity card.

IGNOU 2021 Important Dates

1Starting Date21st June, 2017
2Last date for receipt of request for PROSPECTUS11th August, 2017
3IGNOU Entrance Test24th September, 2017

Contact Address
Indira Gandhi National Open University ( IGNOU ),
Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110 068,
Phone No. : 29571127,
Website :

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.