Visva Bharati Santiniketan B.Ed M.Ed Program Admission 2019, Dates, Eligibility, Application

Visva Bharati Santiniketan announces Admission to B.Ed and M.Ed Program 2019

Visva Bharati Santiniketan B.Ed, M.Ed Admission 2019 – Visva Bharati University released the notification for eligible candidates who are interested to take admission in B.Ed/M.Ed courses for the academic year 2019-21


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Visva Bharati Santiniketan B.Ed M.Ed Admission 2019 Important Dates

  • Last date to submit the application form for B.Ed/M.Ed: 10th June 2019

B.Ed Program Details

  • Course Code: B.Ed

  • Duration: 2 years

  • Course Code No: 81

  • B.Ed is a NCTE recognized Regular Full Time Two Years/Four semester Program offered by the Department of Education, Vinaya-Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.

  • Student Intake – 100+10 (EWS)

M.Ed Program Detail

  • Course Code: M.Ed

  • Duration: 2 years

  • Course Code No: 82

  • Two years M.Ed. is a full time Regular Four Semester NCTE recognized Programme offered by the Department of Education, Vinaya-Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan.

  • Student Intake: 50+5 (EWS)


See: B.Ed Admissions


Eligibility Criteria for Visva Bharati Santiniketan B.Ed M.Ed Admission 2019

For B.Ed Program

  • Minimum Qualifications: Pre-service candidates (Internal & External) and In-service candidates should have B.A. /B.Sc./B.Mus ( Rabindra-Sangit / Classical) Degree with 3-Year Honours/Major subject. The General & EWS candidates should have at least 50% marks, OBC candidates should have 45% marks, and SC/ST candidates should have pass marks in Honours /Major Subject from any recognized University/Institution.

  • The candidates must have studied any of the following subjects as combination at graduation level, one of which should be Honours/Major subject: Bengali, English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Santali, Economics, Geography, History (Ancient/Modern), Music (Rabindra-Sangeet/Classical), Philosophy, Mathematics, Statistics, Education, Physical Science (Physics/Chemistry) and Life Science (Botany /Zoology) .

  • In-service candidates should have at least 3 (Three) years continuous experience as a full time approved regular teacher in any secondary school recognized by the Central or respective State Government. He/ She has to submit a copy of the No-Objection Certificate from the competent authority/a copy of Managing Committee Resolution regarding his/her deputation and approval letter from D.I./equivalent competent authority at the time of admission without which the application will be rejected.

Age Limit

  • The upper age limit is ordinarily 35 years in case of pre-service candidates and 45 years in case of in-service candidates.

  • The age of OBC, SC & ST candidates will be relaxed as per rule of the Government of India.

For M.Ed Program

  • Minimum Qualifications: Candidates seeking admission to the M.Ed. programme should have obtained at least 50 % marks or an equivalent Grade in the following programmes :

  • B.Ed

  • B.A. B.Ed./B.Sc. B.Ed

  • B.El.Ed.

  • D.El.Ed. with an undergraduate degree (with 50 % marks in each)

  • Reservation and relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD and other applicable categories shall be as per the rules of the Central Government.


Selection Process

For B.Ed Program

  • Pre-service candidates: There shall be no admission test for B.Ed. Admission. All the candidates will be selected for admission on the basis of merit. Merit shall be determined on the basis of total score obtained out of 30 as stated below:

  • Madhyamik or equivalent marks will be reduced to 10.

  • Higher Secondary or equivalent marks will be reduced to 10. (The percentage of aggregate marks at + 2 level, where aggregate marks are not written in the mark sheets, % of marks will be calculated by taking the best 5 subjects.

  • Honours or major subject marks will be reduced to 10

  • The candidates who have obtained the last Degree(Hons. /PG/Ph.D.) from Visva-Bharati with existing Registration during last three years (including the current year) will be considered as internal candidates. (Candidates already take migration will be treated as external)

  • Selection shall primarily be made on method subject–wise taking Honours/Major in to consideration.

  • Selection will be made according to the number of seats for each method subject approved by the Central Admission Committee and also following the approval of Three-Member Committee of the University.

For M.Ed Program

  • There shall be an Entrance Test for eligible candidates and selection will be made on the basis of merit only which will be determined by the score obtained by the candidates out of maximum 100 marks as follows :

  • Level, Criteria and Marks

  • I – Academic Score # From Class X to PG & B.Ed. = 50

  • II – Admission Test ## = 50

  • Total= 100

  • # In Career Marking five components (i.e. Aggregate marks obtained in 10th, 12th, Graduation and Post Graduation.) will be evaluated in 50 marks by distributing 10 marks for each.

  • ## Medium of Entrance test will be English only. However, the medium of examination and the medium of classroom instruction will be as per Visva Bharati regulations.

Visva Bharati Santiniketan B.Ed, M.Ed Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Those who are willing to take admission in Visva Bharati University for B.Ed / M.Ed courses may fill their application by visiting the official website

  • Candidates have to apply through our online application system The online application allows the candidate to provide all information and also to upload scanned photograph (4 cm x 3 cm) and signature.

  • Details of the courses, eligibility criteria and relevant information are available in the University website

  • Candidate can make the payment online using any of the online payment methods of Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card, Cash Card, Payment through mobiles (A nominal TDR charge would be applicable). Candidates would get INSTANT confirmation of their payments and submissions when they pay through online payment methods as listed.

  • In case a candidate does not have access to an online payment method he or she can deposit the required amount at the different HDFC branches using a Bank Challan generated online : Details of the Bank will be printed in the Challan.

  • Application Fee: After filling up the necessary details in the application form candidates will have to pay the application fee to complete the application procedure.

  • Application Fee for first subject

  • General EWS & OBC candidates: Rs. 1000/-

  • SC, ST & PWD candidates: Rs. 400/-

  • Application fee for each additional subject

  • General EWS & OBC candidates: Rs. 400/-

  • SC, ST & PWD candidates: Rs. 150/-

  • Prospective candidates are advised to visit our website ( as well as Bhavana Notice Board at regular intervals for update.


Visva-Bharati University

Visvabharati University, PO Santiniketan, West Bengal-731235, India Telephone: +91 3463 261309, Email [email protected], website


Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan

Visvabharati University Birbham, Birdhum-731235, Birdhum (Distt.), West Bengal, Ph.: 034635751, Email: [email protected], Website