Himachal Pradesh University will conduct HPU B.Ed Entrance Test 2020 to take admission into the B.Ed course for the academic year 2020 – 21. The exam will be held in offline mode, for admission of qualified candidates in 2 year B.Ed course. The result and merit list of the B.Ed examination will be also available online at the official website. Candidates who will appear in the entrance test can able to check result and merit list. Check eligibility criteria, application process, exam pattern and more details about HPU B.Ed 2020 Entrance Test from this page.
HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test 2020
The admission in 2 year B.Ed. course will only be granted on the basis of merit in the exam. Candidates from Himachal Pradesh, as well as other states, will be able to apply for the entrance exam. However, 85% seats will be reserved for the candidates of Bonafide/Domicile resident of Himachal Pradesh and 15% will be open to the candidates of other states / UTs. It will be compulsory for all the candidates to produce bonafide /domicile certificate at the time of admission.
|Release of application form||First week of May 2020|
|Last date to submit the application form||Third week of May 2020|
|Issuance of admit card||Last week of May 2020|
|HPU B.Ed entrance exam will be held on||First week of Jun 2020|
|Announcement of Result||Second week of Jun 2020|
|Uploading of Merit List||Third week of jun 2020|
HPU B.Ed. 2020 Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who will be interested for seeking admission to regular two years B.Ed. Course may apply online for the entrance test in the Department of Education, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Government College of Teacher Education, Dharamshala and in any of the private/self-financing Colleges of Education should fulfill the following criteria:-
- The candidates with at least 50.00 percent marks or 5.01 if CGPA or Grade B if in letter Grade in the Bachelor‟s Degree (Medical/Non-Medical/Commerce/Arts) and/or in the Master‟s Degree in the Sciences/Social Sciences/Humanities/Commerce, Bachelor‟s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55.00 percent or 5.51 if CGPA or Grade B+ if in letter Grade or any other qualification equivalent thereto.
- At least 45.00 percent or 4.51 if CGPA if in the letter Grade in case of SC/ST/OBC/Physically handicapped categories in the aforesaid Bachelor‟s/Master‟s Degree and 50.00 percent marks or 5.01 if CGPA or Grade B for Bachelor‟s in Engineering or technology from a recognized University established by law in India are eligible for admission in the programme.
Age: There is no upper age limit for candidates applying to the regular B.Ed. Course of two years.
How to Apply for HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test
The HPU B.Ed application form will be available online. The process of submitting the application form is as below:
- Visit the official website.
- Under Entrance Cell, click on ‘B.Ed.
- Read all the terms and conditions and tick the check box.
- Fill personal details in the application form
- Next, enter education and document details
- move on to application summary
- Pay the application fee
- make the final submit
Application Fee of HPU B.Ed.
The application fee of HPU B.Ed exam is as below as per last year.
- General/OBC & their Sub-Categories: Rs. 1,000/-
- SC/ST & their Sub-Categories: Rs. 500/-
- Antyodaya/IRDP Category: Rs. 500
The online medium to submit the fee will be – Net Banking and Debit/Credit Card.
HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test Pattern
HPU B.Ed Entrance Test will will be a 2 hour examination. There will 150 MCQs in it. Each question will carry one marks and negative marking will not be done.
There will 5 sections in the exam and the distribution of questions and marks in each section is as below:
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|General Awareness (Mainly H.P. & India)*||30||30|
|Language & Comprehension (Hindi & English)
|Knowledge of National Commissions/ Committees
|Teaching Aptitude and Attitude||40||40|
- Himachal Pradesh: Geography, literacy, famous historical places, fairs and festivals, history, social life and customs, art and architecture, demography, transportation, communication, and economy.
- India: Geography (important facts), education, population, famous historical places, fairs and festivals, freedom struggle (important facts), Constitution of India (important facts).
HPU B.Ed 2020 Entrance Test Admit Card
The admit card for the registered candidates will be issued on www.hpuniv.nic.in. It will be released after the successful completion of the application form. The candidates will not receive it through post or any other medium. The candidates should carry it on the exam day or they will not be allowed to take the examination.
HPU B.Ed 2020 Exam Center
The centers of HPU B.Ed 2020 entrance exam will be in:
Amb (Una), Bilaspur, Chamba, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Nahan, Palampur, Rampur, Shimla, Sunder Nagar, Solan, and Una
HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test Answer Key 2020
Once the examination is over, the Himachal Pradesh University will release the answer key of the examination. It will be provided as a PDF file, in which the question number and correct answer option will be given. Candidates may use the answer key to evaluate their performance in the exam and to estimate their score.
HPU B.Ed Entrance Test Result 2020
The result will be announce after the successful completion of the entrance examination. It states the score secured by the candidates and the qualifying status. The candidates can check their result online, from the official website. Candidates who will qualify the exam by surpassing the cutoff will be allocated merit. The seat allocation will be done on the basis of merit only.
HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test Cutoff
The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks which the candidates will have to secure in order to qualify the examination. It is as below:
|Category||Total Marks||Cutoff Percentage||Cutoff Marks|
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