Andhra University Distance B.Ed Notification 2018

Andhra University Distance B.Ed Notification 2018. AU Distance B.Ed Admission Notification, Andhra University AU School of Distance Education, Visakhapatnam, 2-Year B.Ed. Programme through Distance Mode Entrance Test - 2018 : Instructions Booklet. AU has released notification for Distance B.Ed. for 2018-19 through entrance examination. Applications are invited from in-service teachers for admission into 2-year B.Ed (Bachelor of Education) for 2018-19. Details of AU Distance B.Ed are given below. 2 YEAR B.Ed. ADMISSION (DISTANCE MODE) NCTE RECOGNIZED. Applications are invited from in-service teachers from Andhra Pradesh* with D.Ed/ any teacher training qualification for entrance examination for admission into 2 year B.Ed. Programme for the academic year 2018-19. AU Distance B.Ed Entrance Exam Pattern, Syllabus.

Andhra University Distance B.Ed Notification 2018

Eligibility Criteria for Andhra University Distance B.Ed.
  • 1) Any Graduate with a minimum of 50% Marks (40% in case of SC/ST/BC/PWD Categories) from AU or any other University Recognized as equivalent there to and having a bonafide minimum 2 years of Teaching Experience in Government/ Recognized Primary/Upper Primary School/ Educational Institutions as on 30th June 2018 
  • 2) The candidate should be qualified in the B.Ed. Entrance Test to be conducted by the School of Distance Education. 
  • *If sufficient number of Teachers are not available from Andhra Pradesh, then eligible teachers working in other states may be considered for admission.
  • Note : Candidates, who qualified in Ed.CET conducted by Government of Andhra Pradesh need not appear for Entrance Examination and can seek admission directly.

Schedule of Dates:
  • Notification & Commencement of sale of application forms : 09-04-2018 
  • Last date for receipt of filled in application form : 11-05-2018 
  • Last date for receipt of filled in application with fine of Rs. 3001- : 21-05-2018 
  • Time & Date of Entrance Test 10.00 am to 12.00 noon : 27-05-2018 
How to apply:
  1. Applications are to be downloaded from the website (Available Below). Applications completed in all respects should be sent by registered post to "The Director, School of Distance Education, Andhra University" on or before 11-05-2018, along with a DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of "Registrar, Andhra University" payable at Visakhapatnam. Visakhapatnam Date : 09.04.2018
Medium of Test : 
English & Telugu Hall-tickets will be issued to candidates in person one day before the commencement of the examination at the respective centres. 
Note : Candidates, who qualified in Ed.CET need not appear for Entrance Examination and can seek admission directly. 

Examination Centers : 
  • 1) Govt. College for Men, Srikakulam 
  • 2) M.R. College for Education, Vizianagaram
  • 3) Aditya College of Education, Kakinada 
  • 4) SGS Govt IASE, Rajahmundry 
  • 5) DNR College of Education, Bhimavaram 
  • 6) AL College of Education, Guntur 
  • 7) School of Distance Education, AU, Visakhapatnam.
The number of seats are limited. Rule of reservation will be followed as per the norms of the University. Rank obtained in the test will be valid for admission into B.Ed. Programme offered by the School of Distance Education, Andhra University for the academic year 2018-19.

Entrance Exam Syllabus and AU Distance B.Ed Entrance Exam Pattern

  • The test is designed to measure the candidate's ability to think systematically, to employ the verbal and communicative skills and to assess his/her teaching aptitude for admission into B.Ed. Programme. The Test emphasies accuracy. Therefore, the candidate is required to go through the instructions carefully. This is an objective type test and the questions are of multiple choice. Out of the given options, the candidate has to choose the correct answer. If the Candidate gives more than one answer to any question, such answers will be ignored while awarding marks. 
PATTERN OF THE TEST : The test consists of 150 objective type questions of 1 mark each in the following topics:- 

PART-A General English 25 Questions - 25 Marks
  • 1. Reading Comprehension. 
  • 2. Correction of Sentences, Articles, Prepositions, Tenses, Spelling. 
  • 3. Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms. 
  • 4. Transformation of Sentences - Simple, Compound and Complex. Voices, Direct Speech and Indirect Speech. 
PART-B : General Knowledge and Teaching Aptitude 25 Questions - 25 Marks
  • 1. General knowledge of the environment and society. 
  • 2. Current Events. 
  • 3. Questions relating to India and its neighboring Countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Ecology, Economics, General Policy and Scientific Research. 
  • 4. Teaching requires certain characteristics like ability to communicate, ability to deal with Children, ability to recognise individual differences etc., apart from analytical thinking and general intelligence.
PART-COne of the following subjects to be opted. 100 Questions -100 Marks 
  • 1) Mathematics 100
  • 2) Physical Science 100 a) Physics (50) b) Chemistry (50)
  • 3) Biological Sciences 100 a) Botany (50)b) Zoology (50)
  • 4) Social Studies 100 a) Geography (35) b) History (30) c) Civics (15) d) Economics (20)
Total 150 Questions, 150 Marks

Check List:
Enclose the following xerox copies along with Application form : 
  • 1. Service Certificate from MEO/DEO/Concerned Employer. 
  • 2. Degree Certificate / Provisional Certificate of qualifying examination. 
  • 3. S.S.C. or equivalent certificate with Date of Birth 
  • 4. Caste Certificate in case of SC/ST/BC Candidates. 
  • 5. Two Self-Addressed envelopes of 11'' X 5'' size.
Original Certificates are to be produced at the time of admission.


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