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Tamil Nadu Open University invites application for BEd Admission 2017

TNOU notifies Admission to Bachelor of Education B.Ed. (Tamil/English) Distance Mode 2017

Tamil Nadu Open University is conducting the Entrance Examination for admission to B.Ed. Programme for the January 2017 Batch. Interested candidates can check all the details of TNOU B.Ed. Admission January 2017 like application form, eligibility criteria, selection procedure etc from this page given below

The University conducts the B.Ed. Programme through the NCTE recognised 10 Programme Study Centres located in the State of Tamil Nadu

Important Dates for TNOU Bed admission 2017

Starting Date for the Issue of Application and Prospectus: 08th September 2016

Last Date for Issue of Application and Prospectus: 13th October 2016 (05.00 pm)

Last Date for the Submission of Filled-in-Application Forms to TNOU’s Office: 14th October 2016 (05.30 pm)

Announcement of Admission Results: 27th October 2016

Starting Date of B.Ed. Admission Counselling: November 2016

Duration of the Course

The B.Ed. Programme (Distance mode) is of 2 years; however, the student teacher is permitted to complete within a maximum period of 5 years, after the enrolment

Medium of Instruction

The medium of instruction for B.Ed. (Distance Mode) is Tamil and English. Application is common for both English and Tamil medium of B.Ed. Programme

Intake Seats

In B.Ed. the total strength of seats, for admission is 1000; 100 seats are allotted for each programme study centre

The total strength of seats for B.Ed. admission is 1000; these candidates will be admitted to Tamil medium (500 students) and English medium (500 students) based on the rank list separately prepared for each medium

The 100 seats will be allotted to each programmes study centre

Eligibility Criteria for TNOU Bed admission 2017

The candidates should have passed the UG degree examination in 11+1+3 or 10+2+3 stream; candidates who have direct UG Degree without +2 qualification/post-graduate degree without a UG degree are not eligible

PG Degree (5 years Integrated Course) under 10+2+5 or 11+1+5 pattern shall be considered for admission; but the marks obtained by the candidate in the first three years (major and allied) only taken into account for admission to the B.Ed.SE Degree Course

The candidates qualified in PG Degree and secured 50% of marks with the same major subjects in UG Degree, but not fulfilling the minimum percentage of marks required in UG Degree as per community/category-wise will be eligible to apply

The candidates who have completed a NCTE recognised teacher education programme through face-to-face mode

Marks obtained by the candidates in the UG Degree Course Part-Ill I IV Major Allied including Practical [Tamil I English I Science I Mathematics I Social Science I Computer Science] alone shall be taken into account to arrive at the percentage of marks mentioned above

Minimum Marks

OC - 50%

BC/BCM - 45%

MBC/DNC - 43%

SC/ST/SCA - 40%

Selection Procedure for TNOU Bed admission 2017

Selection for admission into B.Ed. and allotment of Study Centres will be made based on the UG marks obtained by them, and other preference criteria through Admission Counselling given in Prospectus

Tamil Nadu Open University B.Ed. admission are made strictly only on the basis of merit

Programme Fee

The Program fee is Rs 32,000/- for the entire program of two years; the total fee is to be paid at the time of admission in the form of DD drawn in favour of Tamil Nadu Open University, payable at Chennai

Registration Fee - Rs.500/-; Postal Fee - Rs.200/-; Tuition Fee - Rs.5300/-; Practical Fee - Rs.5000/-; Total Fee - Rs 16,000/- (Note: Fee once paid is not refundable)

Application Form for TNOU Bed admission 2017

The Prospectus-cum-Application form can be downloaded from the website

The cost of application form for B.Ed. admission is Rs.500/-; the application form can be obtained either in person or by post

The filled-in-Application Form (OMR sheet), D.T.Ed. Certificate, degree consolidated mark sheet with provisional certificate I degree certificate (Photostat copy) along with duly filled-in acknowledgement card affixed with postage of Rs.06/- are to be kept in the TNOU's printed cover (A4 size brown) and this should be mailed to the following address so as to be received at the University Office on or before 14th October 2016

The Application Form and Prospectus can be directly obtained in person either from the University Head Office or University Zonal Centres or B.Ed. Programme Study Centres by way of Cash or Demand Draft for Rs.500/- drawn in favour of "Tamil Nadu Open University" payable at Chennai

Those who wish to get the Application Form and Prospectus by post should send a Demand Draft for Rs.550/- drawn in favour of "Tamil Nadu Open University" payable at Chennai

For Complete Information of TNOU B.Ed. Admission 2016 - Download Information Brochure

Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai

School of Education, (Distance Mode) Tamil Nadu Open University, No.577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai-600015, Tel.: 044-24306617, Website

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