Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

Bachelor of Education or B.Ed. is an undergraduate program of 2-year duration. The course specifically caters to the students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching and related fields.

The minimum eligibility criterion for B.Ed. admission 2019 is the completion of an undergraduate degree course in any discipline. It is a skill based training program which imparts knowledge to students regarding all aspects of classroom teaching.

Some institutes conduct entrance tests for admissions to the course. The B.Ed. entrance exam syllabus can be prepared by going through some important preparation books.

The course can be pursued through full time, correspondence or distance education mode by various universities throughout the country.

National Council for Teacher Education is the sole authority which is responsible for monitoring the study programs on education.


B.Ed.: Course Highlights

Course Level Graduation
B.Ed. Full Form Bachelor of Education
Duration 2 years
Examination Type Semester System
Eligibility Graduation degree
Admission Process Entrance Exam
Average Starting Salary INR 3 to 5 Lakhs
Top Recruiting organizations Delhi Public School, Sanskar Valley School, Billabong High, Eastern Public School, etc.
Top Recruiting areas Coaching Centres, Education Consultants, Education Departments, Home Tuitions, Private Tuitions, Publishing Houses, Research and Development Agencies, Schools & Colleges
Top Job Profiles Teacher, Administrator, Assistant Dean, Content Writer, Counsellor, Education Researcher, etc.

B.Ed.: What is it About?

The 2-year program is generally divided into four semesters by the institutes and structured in a way that not only involves classroom-based teaching but also practical training and internships. For a better understanding of the course, candidates must be aware of the B.Ed. Syllabus.

Various B.Ed. subjects are as follows:

  • Education, Culture and Human Values
  • Educational Evaluation and Assessment
  • Educational Psychology
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Holistic Education
  • Philosophy of Education

Any student, who wishes to make a career in the field of teaching, has to undergo the process of learning all the necessary aspects of education. One must pursue the course in order to be eligible for teaching at the high school level.

This course demands students to be vocal and fluent in their speech. They must also be good at problem-solving since teaching at the high school level is a very challenging job.

B.Ed.: Eligibility

The minimum eligibility criteria for are listed below:

  • Successful completion of graduation in any of Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) or Bachelor in Commerce (B.Com.) from a recognized university.
  • A minimum aggregate score of 50% in graduation.
  • A minimum aggregate score of 55% at post-graduate level.