What is B. Ed Course ? B. Ed Course Admission qualifications, fees, syllabus Eligibility Criteria - Edutech 365

Teaching is the dream job of many People in present, if you want to be a teacher, you must do D.El.Ed and B.Ed courses. Today we are going to discuss complete information about B. Ed Course, such as what is B. Ed Course, types of B. Ed Course, required qualifications, all issues including course fees.


What is B. Ed Course?

B. Ed Course is an undergraduate course which lasts for two years. The full from  of B. Ed is Bachelor of Education. It is a teacher education system i.e. how a teacher should teach the students of the school, what qualities a teacher should have etc. Training is given through B.Ed course, in a word what are the duties of a teacher is taught in B.Ed course. Usually a candidate has to complete graduation in the subject he wants to be a teacher And only after passing the graduation with 50% marks in total, he can be admitted in B.Ed course.


What is B. Ed Course

Types of B. Ed Course: -

  • 1 year B. Ed Course -

The 1 year BEd course is a professional course where a teacher is trained to teach at primary, upper primary, secondary or higher secondary level.

  • 2 year B. Ed Course -

The two-year B.Ed course is a post-graduate degree course followed by a professional course where candidates are given teaching training at the secondary and higher secondary levels.


B.Ed Course (B.Ed) Admission Qualification? –

Candidates who have completed graduation or master's degree can all apply for B. Ed course. However, there are some other eligibility criteria that are discussed below:


Educational Qualification of B.Ed Course-

  1. The applicant must have passed graduation (B. A / B.Sc./B. Com) or post-graduation (M.A / M.Sc./M. Com) degree.
  2. The applicant should have passed the graduation with an average of 50% marks, but for the candidates belonging to SC / ST class there is a discount of 5% marks i.e. 45% only.
  3. Also, all those students who have graduated in Engineering / Technology with Science / Mathematics, they need at least 55% marks.
  4. Many students have less than 50% marks in honors degree at graduation but if the total marks in pass and honors subjects are 50% or more in total, then the student is eligible for B.Ed.
  5. However, the most important thing is that a student cannot do B.Ed at the same time while doing a course in any institution of West Bengal in the same academic year.

Age limit -

  1. The maximum age limit for applying for B.Ed course is 35 years. In this case also the age limit for SC / ST category candidates is 40 years.
  2. The age limit for candidates working in any job can be up to 45 years.
  3. However, the age limit for physically disabled candidates has been raised to 3 years only.


Application Fees for Admission to B. Ed Course -

  • In case of General Candidates: Rs. 600 / -
  • In case of SC / ST / PWD candidates: Rs. 350 / -

Application Fees for B. Ed Course: -

Admission to the B.Ed course for the new academic year 2021-23 will start from next September and the application process is already underway. The cost in government B. Ed colleges is much less, B. Ed can be done in government colleges at a cost of 15 to 20 thousand rupees per year. However, in private colleges, it can cost around Rs 70,000 to Rs 1 lakh to complete the entire course.


Admission Deadline for B.Ed for the academic year 2021-23: -

WBUTTEPA issued notification for admission in B.Ed course in the new academic year 2021-23 last June. Accordingly, the application process for admission has already started from the beginning of August which will last for a whole month.


After completing Job Opportunities B. Ed Course: -

  1. If you have completed 50% marks in Higher Secondary and 2 years B.Ed Course, you can apply for teaching Job for Upper Primary i.e. V to VIII.
  2. After passing 2 years B.Ed course with 50% marks in graduation, you can qualify to teach at secondary and higher secondary level.
  3. Doing Integrated B.Ed course will allow you to sit for teaching exams from primary to secondary level. But in this case teaching at higher secondary level requires a master's degree with an integrated B.Ed course.
  4. There are also job opportunities in various private schools or English medium schools. However, the salary in private schools is much less than in public schools.

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