Distance Learning Education Admissions Begun for Various Courses, Apply Before December 31, 2018
The online application has begun by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) for January 2019 session. The admissions are for Master, Bachelor, Diploma and as well as certificate courses.

The applications are invited till December 31, 2018.

The applicants can submit the forms through online mode only at onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in
The BEd Programme offered by IGNOU is an innovative programme utilizing self-instructional materials and information technology along with interactive personal contact programmes.  

The programme is essentially a judicious mix of theoretical and practical courses to develop in a practicing teacher appropriate knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes.

The BEd Programme of IGNOU is recognized by the NCTE (National Council for Teacher Education).

The duration of the course is 2 years.

The medium of Instruction is in English and Hindi.

The admission to this programme is on the basis of an Entrance Test to be conducted in December 2018. The date for the same will be announced shortly.

 Eligibility criterion:
(a) At least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s Degree in Sciences/ Social Sciences/ Commerce/ Humanity. Bachelors in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and mathematics with 55% marks or any other qualifications equivalent thereto.

The following categories are eligible to be students of BEd (ODL):
(b)   (i) Trained in-service teachers in elementary education
(ii) Candidates who have completed an NCTE recognized teacher education 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 window candidates will be provided as per University Rules.