Himachal Pradesh University will conduct HPU B.Ed Entrance Test in June. The exam will be held in offline mode, for admission of qualified candidates in 2 year B.Ed course. The application form of the B.Ed examination are available at the moment. The candidates may access it from the link below. The last date to apply for HPU.B.Ed. Entrance Test 2017 is May 18, 2017. Check eligibility criteria, application process, exam pattern and more details about HPU B.Ed 2017 Entrance Test from this page.

What’s new: HPU B.Ed. 2017 Counselling Schedule & Form are available now. Check through the link given below.

Important Dates for HPU B.Ed.Entrance Test 2017

The candidates can check all the important dates for the entrance test from the table below.

Events Dates
Release of application form April 13, 2017
Last date to submit the application form May 18, 2017
Issuance of admit card May 27, 2017 onwards May 30, 2017
HPU B.Ed entrance exam will be held on June 06, 2017 June 05, 2017 (as per date schedule)
Announcement of Result 30 Jun 2017
Uploading of Merit List 10 Jul 2017
Counselling will begin from 28 Jul 2017
Counselling will get over by 12 Aug 2017
Last date for joining allotted college/institute
Academic Session will begin from
Last date upto which the candidates can be admitted/joined against the vacancies arising due to any reason

HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test 2017

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, can apply for the entrance exam. However, 85% seats under are reserved for candidates from HP and remaining 15% will be filled with qualifiers from other states.

HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test Quick Links

How to Apply for HPU B.Ed. Entrance Test

The HPU B.Ed application form are available online. The candidates may access the ‘Apply Here’ link above to fill and submit it. The process of submitting the application form is as below:

  • Click on the link above
  • 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 2017 is as below and can be submitted through online and offline.

  • General/OBC & their Sub-Categories: Rs. 900/-
  • SC/ST & their Sub-Categories: Rs. 450/-
  • Antyodaya/IRDP Category: Rs. 450

The online medium to submit the fee are – Net Banking and Debit/Credit Card
Whereas the offline medium to submit it is – SBI, HDFC, H.P State Co-operative Bank Challan.

HPU B.Ed. 2017 Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria

It is mandatory for the candidates to fulfil the eligibility criteria of HPU B.Ed 2017.

Education Qualification: Candidate must have secured 50% marks in Graduation. The same criterion for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PH category is 45%.

Post Graduate candidates, who posses degree in Science, Social Sciences, Humanity, Bachelor’s in Engineering, or Technology with Mathematics  must have secured 55%. For reserved category candidates in the qualifying marks is 50%.

Note: There is no age limit.

HPU B.Ed 2017 Entrance Test Admit Card

The admit card for the registered candidates will be issued on www.hpuniv.in. It will be released on May 27, 2017. 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. The corrects in the admit card can be made by remitting Rs. 100.

HPU B.Ed 2017 Exam Center

The centers of HPU B.Ed 2017 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 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)* 40 40
Language & Comprehension (Hindi & English)
40 40
Logical Reasoning 30 30
Knowledge of National Commissions/ Committees
on Education
20 20
Teaching Aptitude and Attitude 20 20
Total 150 150

General Awareness 

  • 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. Entrance Test Answer Key 2017

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 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
Gen 150 35% 53
SC/ST/OBC/PH 150 30% 45

HPU B.Ed Entrance Test Result 2017

The result will be announced on June 24, 2017. It will state the score secured by the candidates and the qualifying status. The candidates will be able to 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.

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