The dates for the admission to Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) through an entrance test for the January 2022 session has been declared. Interested candidates can check the notification on their official website ignou.ac.in. The entrance exam has been scheduled on 8th May 2022. The last date of registration is 17th April 2022.
A press release from IGNOU has stated that this exam will be purely merit based and a ‘nodal regional centre’ based merit list will be updated.
The process of registration is as follows:
- Go to the official website of IGNOU, which is ac.in.
- Go to the ‘alert’ section and click on the ‘B.Ed’ registration button
- Fill in the required details
- Upload your scanned signature and photograph
- Pay the application fee online and submit the page. Save the page for future reference.
Candidates will require a minimum of 50 percent marks in aggregate either in the bachelor’s program or in the master’s level in Social Sciences/sciences/ Humanities/Commerce. Candidates with a BE degree or a B.Tech degree should have an aggregate of 55 percent. People seeking admission in the course should be trained in elementary education and should be a graduate in ‘teacher education program’, recognized by NCTE through a face to face mode.
SC/ST/OBC and PWD/EWS candidates will get a relaxation of 5 percent as per the directions of the central government. War widows and Kashmiri migrants will be provide by the University as per its guidelines.