DIRECTORATE OF DISTANCE ECUCATION
KURUKSHETRA UNIVERSITY KURUKSHETRA
B.ED. TWO-YEAR PROGRAMME
(RECOGNISED BY NCTE)
Application in the prescribed proforma is invited from eligible teachers having
2-years in-service teaching experience in Government Schools & Colleges/Aided, and
Private Institutions in Haryana as on 31 March 2008 for admission to two-year B.Ed.
Programme offered through Distance Mode. The Programme is duly recognised by the
National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and will be offered through five Study
Centres in NCTE approved B.Ed. Colleges located at Kurukshetra University, Ambala,
Karnal and Yamuna Nagar.
Admission will be made through an Entrance Test to be held on 20.07.2008 at
Kurukshetra or any other centre decided by the Directorate of Distance Education.
Details of the programmes such as eligibility conditions, fee structure,
programme schedule, etc. is given in the Prospectus. It can be obtained from Manager
(P&P), Kurukshetra on payment of Rs.500/- for General and Rs.125/- for SC/BC of
Haryana only at the counter or by post by sending Demand Draft of Rs.550/- for general
category and Rs.175/- for SC/BC candidates of Haryana only in favour of the Registrar,
Kurukshetra University payable at Kurukshetra/Thanesar. Candidates must send two
self-addressed slips with request for Prospectus being sent to them.
Prospectus can also be had on an additional payment of Rs.25/- from the
Head Post Offices in Haryana and at the counter of the selected
Branches of the Oriental Bank of Commerce at District HQ in Haryana.
The Prospectus is also available on Website: http://kukinfo.com. Candidates
using Entrance Test Application Form after downloading the same from website shall
be required to pay the above requisite application form fee for each category in form of
a bank draft drawn in favour of Registrar, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra alongwith
LAST DATE for Receipt of Entrance Test Application Form Complete in all Respects is 16.06.2008.
Eligibility - The eligibility conditions for admission to B.Ed.(2-year) Course will be as under :-
(i) Bachelor/Master's Degree from a recognised University with atleast 45% marks
in aggregate (40% in case of SC/ST and Blind candidates)
(ii) 2 years in-service working teaching experience in any recognised Government/
Aided/Private school/educational institutions in Haryana as on 31st March 2008.
Note :(i) The Teaching Experience Certificate will be accepted only on the prescribed
proforma given at Appendix-I in the Prospectus. In case a candidate has served
in more than one Institution (with/without break), he/she should use the
photocopy of this proforma for submitting the teaching experience certificates
for each institution of service.
ii) There will be no rounding of percentage of marks for determining the eligibility
for admission to various courses.
(i) A candidate who has passed B.Ed. Part-I examination of this University shall be
eligible to join Part-II class in the Directorate of Distance Education.
(ii) A student who has passed in at least 50% papers of Part-I obtaining not less
than 40% marks in the total of the papers in which she/he has passed, shall be
eligible to join Part-II class provisionally. Such a candidate shall be allowed to
be admitted to the Supplementary Examination and at the next annual
examination in re-appear paper(s). If she/he fails to pass or fails to appear in
the re-appear subject(s) in the second chance, his/her result for the Part-II
examination shall be cancelled and she/he shall not be allowed to appear for
the Part-II examination till she/he has passed the Part-I examination. If she/he
has passed in the Part-II examination his/her result shall be declared
provisionally subject to his/her passing Part-I examination within the permissible
chances as an ex-students.
GUIDELINES & SYLLABUS FOR B.Ed. ENTRANCE TEST
1. Date of Entrance Test : 20.07.2008
2. Duration of Entrance Test 1½ Hours
3. Scheme of Entrance Test :
The entrance test shall have one paper consisting of four parts :
A. Teaching Aptitude (Marks - 20) Questions 20
B. Mental Ability Marks - 30 Questions 30
C. General Awareness Marks -20 Questions 20
D. Language proficiency Marks - 30(15+15) Questions 30(15+15)
(English + Hindi)
Total 100 Marks 100 Questions
Note :i) The paper shall have 100 objective type questions and shall carry maximum of 100
ii) All questions will be of objective type (Multiple choice questions with 4 alternative
iii) Each question carries equal marks.
iv) There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
v) Answers without any response or wrong response shall be awarded zero.
vi) There shall be no re-evaluation/rechecking of Answer books.