BRAOU Distance B.Ed Admission Entrance Notification 2017

Dr BRAOU Distance B.Ed Admission Notification 2017. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University Hyderabad Admission Notification for Entrance Test for Admission into B.Ed. and B.Ed. (SE) Programmes – 2017-18 released.The Dr BRAOU University invites online applications for Admission into B.Ed. and B.Ed. (Special Education) Programmes through Entrance Test for the Academic year 2017-18. Eligibility Conditions, B.Ed Entrance exam details are given below.

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

Dr BRAOU Distance B.Ed Admission Notification 2017

Details of 2 Years B.Ed Course:
Name of the Course: B.Ed (Bachelor of Education)
Duration: 2 years
Medium: Telugu
Course Fee: The Programme fee is Rs. 25,000/- for the entire programme of two years. The total fee has to be paid at the time of admission in single payment through Demand Draft.
Eligibility Conditions to apply for Entrance Test:
  • 1. The candidate should be an Indian citizen. 
  • 2. Candidates should have passed with at least 50% of marks either B.A./B.Sc./B.Com./B.C.A./B.Sc. (Home Science)/ BBM and/or the Masters Degree in Commerce/Social Sciences/Humanities/Sciences ( relevant subject of Methodology) at the time of submitting the application for B.Ed. Entrance Test. Candidates should have secured a minimum of 55% marks in B.E/B.Tech. with Science/ Mathematics as one of the subjects or any other qualification equivalent thereto, are eligible for admission into the B.Ed. ODL programme. However the candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC/PH should have secured a minimum of 40% marks in the qualifying examination. 
  • 3. Candidates who are appearing for final year examination in the Qualifying Examination (Bachelor or a Higher Degree) can also apply. But they should be required to submit the marks memo and pass certificate of Qualifying examination at the time of Admission Counselling. Otherwise they are not allowed for admission. 
  • Apart from the above the candidates must fulfil any one of the following conditions as per NCTE-2014 New Regulations. 
  • i. Should be Trained in-service teachers in elementary Education. (NCTE recognised Teacher training completed in-service Teachers in elementary education i.e. working in Govt/Aided/ MPP/ZPP/Govt. Recognised schools) 
  • ii. Should have completed NCTE recognised Teacher Education programme through face-to-face mode (TTC/D.Ed./D.El.Ed./B.El.Ed./TPT/HPT/UPT/B.P.Ed./D.P.Ed.-Qualification is must) 
  • 5. The reservation for SC/ST/BC/PH categories shall be as per the rules in force. 
  • 6. Candidate should have completed 21 years as on 1st July 2017. No upper age limit. 
Note: As per the GOMS No: 92, the candidates who passed .B.B.S/B.D.S/BPT/B.A.M.S./B.L/L.L.B/ B. Pharmacy B.A.(Languages)/BOL etc. and other such professional courses are not eligible for admission into B.Ed. course.

Admission 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. Centralized 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.
Entrance Exam Pattern:
  • 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
Important Dates for Entrance Tests
Commencement of
Online Registration
Last Date for
Registration fee
Date & Time of Entrance Test
B. Ed.
Rs.435/- (Payment through TS/AP Online) OR
Rs.400/- (Payment through Debit/Credit Card)
06-08-2017; 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM
B. Ed. (SE)
Rs.435/- (Payment through TS/AP Online) OR
Rs.400/- (Payment through Debit/Credit Card)
06-08-2017; 02.00 PM to 04.00 PM

  • The entrance test will be held on 06-08-2017 from 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM 
  • Candidates are expected in the examination hall by 10.00 AM. 
  • The entrance test will be for 100 Marks with 100 objective type (Multiple Choice) questions and is of 2 hours duration. 
  • The syllabus and the model questions are furnished separately in this booklet. 
Medium of Entrance Test
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 the Academic Year 2017-2018 only.


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