The Regional Institute of Education (RIE, formerly known as Regional College of Education), is a constituent unit of the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), New Delhi. The RIEs are set up in 1963 by Government of India in different parts of India covering various regions. The Regional Institutes of Education have established themselves as institutes of repute in the area of school and teacher education. The institutes have endeavoured to shoulder the responsibilities and challenges generated by changes in the educational scenario of the country.
Courses offered by RIE’s
Depending on RIE the following courses are offered:
- B.Sc.B.Ed. (Four Year Integrated) – all RIEs except Shillong
- B.A.B.Ed. (Four Year Integrated) – all RIEs except Shillong
- M.Sc.Ed. (Six Year Integrated) – Only RIE Mysuru
- B.Ed. (Two Year) – All RIEs
- M.Ed. (Two Year) – all RIEs except Shillong
- B.Ed.-M.Ed. (Three Year integrated) – Only RIE Bhopal
Important dates of RIE CEE 2018 are given in the table below.
|RIE CEE 2018||10 Jun 2018|
|RIE CEE 2019||Second week of June 2019|
Courses recognized by Universities
|RIE Ajmer||Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University|
|RIE Bhubaneswar||Utkal University|
|RIE Bhopal||Barkatullah University|
|RIE Mysuru||University of Mysore|
|RIE Shillong||North Eastern Hill University (NEHU)|
RIE CEE Exam Pattern
|Name of the Subjects||Questions||Marks|
|Language Proficiency In English||20||40|
Key details of RIE Common Entrance Exam
- Mode of exam – Offline (Pen and Paper based) exam.
- Marks – Correct answer (+2), negative marking for incorrect answer (-0.5).
- Time – 2 Hours.
- Languages – Hindi, English; except the section of Language Proficiency in English.
Separate Questions will be prepared for the following groups
|Group||Courses||Level of questions|
|A||BSc BEd / BA BEd / MSC Ed||Suitable for candidate completing higher secondary / senior secondary education.|
|B||BEd / BEd – Med Integrated||Suitable for candidate completing graduation|
|C||MEd||Suitable for candidate completing graduation and professional education level|
RIE CEE Syllabus
Language Proficiency indicating specific areas like comprehension, rearranging sentences, selecting suitable words for the blanks, finding out errors in parts of the sentences, finding out equivalent meaning to the given phrases, finding out suitable words for the incomplete sentences, sequencing, grammar which includes synonyms, antonyms, idioms, prepositions, tenses, articles.
Teaching Aptitude will cover specific areas like attitude towards education, children and teaching profession; interest in teaching; leadership qualities & group management; emotional & social adjustment; intrapersonal & interpersonal skills; and general awareness of contemporary issues pertaining to school education.
Reasoning Ability indicating specific areas like verbal non-verbal reasoning, missing numbers, number series, letter series, theme finding, jumbling, analogy, odd one out, arranging the statements in a sequential form, statement and conclusions, syllogism, logical problems, establishing relationships.
RIE CEE Sample Papers
Candidates who are going to appear in the examination can take help from this sample papers. One can know about the examination pattern and difficulty level of questions. Candidates must refer RIE CEE sample paper to get idea about the questions asked in Entrance Exam. Candidates can also practice from these sample papers. To know more about RIE CEE Sample Papers, candidates are requested to visit “Sample paper” page given above.