BRAOU Distance BEd Admissions 2019 /BRAOU BEd Entrance Test 2019 Notification/Ambedkar Open University BRAOU BEd Admissions 2019: Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Open University(BRAOU), the Department of Education is offering B.Ed. Programme, approved by NCTE (National Council for Teacher Education), from 2008 in Telugu medium. So, BRAOU, Department of Education will issue the B.Ed. Entrance Test 2019-2020 Notification in April and the University invites the online applications from the eligible candidates for admission into B.Ed. through Entrance Test. This notification Eligibility Criteria, Educational Qualifications, Age limit, How to apply, online application form, Last date for apply, registration fee, course fee, Exam date, Hall Tickets, Results and more details are provided here.
BEd Program Details:
The B.Ed. Programme offered by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU) is an innovative programme utilizing self-instructional material and information technology along with interactive personal contact programmes. It aims at developing understanding and competencies required by practicing teachers for effective teaching-learning process at the secondary stage. The Programme is essentially a judicious mix of theoretical and practical courses to develop the practicing teacher‟s knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes. Illustrations and cases of relevant situations and need-based activities comprise the core of each course of the programme.
B.Ed Program Objectives:
The programme aims to enable practising teachers to achieve the following objectives:
a) To strengthen the professional competencies of in-service teachers.
b) To develop an understanding of the various methods and approaches of organising learning experiences for secondary school students.
c) To understand the nature of the learning process and develop skills required in selecting and organising learning experiences.
d) To develop skills involved in dealing with the academic and personal problems of learners.
e) To develop skills in selection, development and usage of evaluation tools and to develop an understanding of the various techniques of evaluation in the classroom.
f) To develop an understanding of various aspects of school management in organising various instructional and co-curricular activities.
a. Rs.25, 000/- for the entire programme of two years
b. Rs.30.000/- for the entire programme of two and half years (i.e-5 semesters).15,000 rupees to be paid at the time of admission, remaining 15,000 rupees to be paid immediately after the completion of second semester
Duration of BEd Program:
1. Minimum period to complete the programme from the date of registration: 2 years
2. Maximum period to complete the programme from the date of registration: 6 years
Medium of Instruction:
The medium of instruction is Telugu. A student should write the answers in Year-end- Examination, Assignments and Records, Teaching Practice and Practical Lesson Records only in Telugu.
Eligibility to appear for the B.Ed entrance exam: Candidate satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for the entrance test.
1. The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
2. Candidates should have passed a Bachelor Degree i.e., B.A. / B.Sc. / B.Sc. (Home Science) / B.Com./ B.C.A. / B.B.M. or should have appeared for the final year examination in any of these courses at the time of applying for the B.Ed. Entrance Test.
3. Those appearing in qualifying examination (Bachelor or a higher degree) can also apply. But they will be required to submit the proof of having passed the qualifying examination at the time of admission. Otherwise they are not allowed for admission counselling and their provisional admission will stand cancelled.
4. The candidate must also fulfil the following conditions along with the above
(A) Teachers presently working (In-service) and have completed at least two years of experience as on 01-07-2019 on temporary / permanent basis in a primary, secondary / higher / senior secondary school recognised by the central or a state government or a union territory.
(B) Candidate should have completed 21 years as on 01-07-2019. No upper age limit.
B.Ed Admissions Procedure:
Admissions are made strictly on the basis of merit in the Entrance Test. Only those candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria fixed by the University will be admitted. Centralised admissions will be done on the basis of the score obtained in the Entrance Test conducted by BRAOU. The candidate will be required to submit only the filled-in application form without any enclosures. The enclosures (documents) mentioned in the instructions for filling-in the application form to be submitted later after receiving the letter of offer for admission counselling to B.Ed. from the University after the entrance test.
B.Ed Program Centers:
The Programme Centre is the contact point at the local level. Select the programme centre that is convenient to you and write clearly the name of the study centre where you wish to register for counselling and other facilities. The programme centres provides audio-visual equipment, library and other facilities on all working days.
Location of the Programme Centre:
Centre Code No.901 – Andhra Mahila Sabha College of Teaching Education,Osmania University campus, Hyderabad .Ph.No:9490397141
Centre Code No.902 – Govt. College of Teacher Education,Subedari, Hanamkonda, Warangal – 506001 Ph.: 9246931431
Centre Code No.903 – St. Mary‟s Centenary College of Teacher Education,Gnanapuram, Vishakhapatnam .Ph.: 9440123669
Centre Code No.904 – Institute of Advanced Study in Education,B-Camp, Kurnool – 518002. Ph.: 9346254598
Centre Code No.905 – A.L. College of Education, Bradipet, Guntur. Ph: 9490776210
Centre Code No.906 – Gurujada College of Education, Munasabpet, Srikakulum. Ph: 9441284959
Syllabus for BEd entrance test:
The Question paper of the Entrance will have 3 parts for 100 marks. The details are given below.
Part-A General English Comprehension – 25 Marks
Part-B Proficiency in Telugu – 25 Marks
Part-C General Mental Ability – 50 Marks
Scheme of the Entrance Test:
1. The entrance test will be held on 10-06-2019 from 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM
2. Candidates are expected in the examination hall by 10.00 AM.
3. The entrance test will be for 100 Marks with 100 objective type (Multiple Choice) questions and is of 2 hours duration.
4. The syllabus and the model questions are furnished separately in this booklet.
B.Ed/B.Ed (SE) Entrance Test-2019 Last Date 02-06-2019 exam on 10-06-2019
Medium of Entrance Test:
1. The question paper, except General English section, will be in Telugu.
Note: The Qualifying mark in the B.Ed. Entrance Test for all candidates, except SC / ST, is 35. For the candidates belonging to SC / ST communities ranking will be extended below the qualifying mark.
Candidates will be ranked in the order of the merit in the B.Ed. entrance test. In case of candidates getting equal mark, Part-C marks will be taken into account to decide relative ranking. In case of tie the marks obtained in Part-B and then Part-A will be taken into account to decide relative ranking. In the case of candidates getting equal marks in each of the parts of the test paper, age shall be taken into consideration for relative ranking among the bracketed candidates, and the older candidates shall be given priority. The rank obtained in B.Ed. Entrance Test is valid for entry into B.Ed. Programme for that academic year 2014-2015 only.
Note: Request for Re-Totalling and Re-valuation or personal identification of scripts will not be entertained.
The Entrance Test will be held at the Regional Coordination Centres of BRAOU.
Eligibility Criteria for the choice of subject methodology in B.Ed:
i. Mathematics: B.A. / B.Sc. with Mathematics as one of the group subjects and B.C.A. candidates with Mathematics at Intermediate level in optional Mathematics stream are also eligible.
ii. Physical Sciences: Candidates with B.Sc. who have studied Physics and Chemistry OR Allied Material Sciences under Part-II group subjects. B.C.A. candidates with Physical Sciences (Physics & Chemistry) at Intermediate level as group subjects are also eligible.
iii. Biological Sciences: Candidates with B.Sc. / B.Sc. (Home Science) who have studied Botany and Zoology OR Allied Life Sciences under Part-II group subjects and B.C.A. candidates with Biological Sciences at Intermediate level with optional Biological Sciences are also eligible.
iv. Social Studies: All candidates with B.A. / B.Com./B.O.L. students with Social Studies background at Intermediate level as group subjects are eligible.
Note: The percentage of number of candidates to be admitted in each methodology (subject) in the University shall be as follows:
(a) Mathematics: 30% (b) Physical Sciences: 15% (c) Biological Sciences: 25% (d) Social Studies: 30%
(To be submit at the time of Admission Counselling): The service certificate has to be signed by the employer concerned in case of applicants belonging to Teachers, Vidya volunteers working in State Govt. / Local Bodies/ Aided/Private recognized Schools the service certificate has to be signed by the Head of the Institution and counter signed by the MEO. In Case of others the concerned Employer should counter signed.
Original Certificates to be submitted at the time of Admissions:
1. Degree Provisional Certificate and Year wise Marks Memos
2. Date of Birth Certificate / SSC Certificate
3. Service certificate as on date of the admission counselling.
4. Integrated Caste Certificate, if applicable
5. Medical Board Certificate (for PH candidates)
6. Transfer Certificate
7. Migration Certificate.
8. Intermediate / 10+2 certificate.
9. Study Certificates (IX to Degree) or Residence Certificate.
How to apply for BEd entrance test:
The candidate has to register his/her candidature for appearing B.Ed. Entrance Test in University website www.braouonline.in and payment of registration fee through any AP ONLINE/TS ONLINE FRANCHISE CENTRE across the state on or before 30-01-2019.
Go through the following instructions given below and register accordingly.
1. Visit University website www.braouonline.in
2. Fill the application form ON-LINE with the help of all your certificates/documents and latest Pass Port Size (5 x 3.7 size with JPEG format).[see the model application form at the end pages for the information you need to provide to fill the application ON-LINE & keep it ready with you ]
3. If any wrong information is provided in the application form, it is the responsibility of the applicant only and the University is not liable.
4. After submitting the form, get a printed copy of your application number and pay an amount of Rs. 435/- towards Registration Fee at any AP ONLINE/TS ONLINE FRANCHISE CENTRE and obtain receipt for the same
5. Please keep the application number and receipt carefully with you for further reference.
Note: No Physical submission of application either at RCC or Head Quarters of University or at any other places is required.
Ambedkar Open University Distance BEd Admissions 2019
Issue of Notification: 07.04.2019
Commencement of Submission of Online Application Forms: 08.04.2019
Last date for Payment of fee and Submission of online Application Forms: 08.05.2019
Download of Hall Tickets from the University website: 20.05.2019
Date and of Entrance Test
B.Ed.: 02.06.2019 by 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM
B.Ed.(SE): 02.06.2019 by 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM
Publication of results – Downloading Rank cards from the University website: 20.05.2019
I Phase: 2nd and 3rd Week of July -2019
II Phase: 1st Week of August -2019
1. Commencement of Registration: 08-04-2019
2. Last date for Registration: 08-05-2019
Registration fee: Rs.435/- (Payment through TS/AP Online) OR Rs.400/- (Payment through Debit/Credit Card)
3. Date & Time of Entrance Test
B.Ed : 02-06-2019. (10.30 AM to 12.30 PM)
B.Ed (SE) 02-06-2019 (2.00 PM to 4.00 PM)