B.Ed Course Details

Full FormBachelor of Education
DurationCourse Duration of Bachelor of Education [B.Ed] is 2 Years.
AgeMinimum age limit is 21 years
Minimum Percentage50% – 55% in 10+2 from recognised board
Subjects RequiredGraduation/Post Graduation from the recognized university.
Average Fees IncurredThe average B.Ed course fee ranges from INR 6000 – 1 Lakh per annum
Similar Options of StudyBA B.Ed, B.Sc B.Ed, B.Com B.Ed
Average Salary OfferedThe average B.Ed salary is INR 3.5 Lakh per annum
Employment RolesPrimary School Teacher, High School Teacher, Head Teacher, Secondary School Teacher, Mathematics Teacher, Middle School Teacher, Teacher Assistant, Social Worker, High School Principal etc.

B.Ed Course:

Bachelor of Education [B.Ed] course is an undergraduate professional degree that prepares students to work as teachers in schools. The B.Ed degree is necessary for teaching at the secondary (classes 6 to 10) and higher secondary (classes 11 and 12) divisions. Formerly often referred to as Bachelor of Training [BT] or in some universities as ‘Siksha Shastri’, the course duration is generally 2 years.

Bachelor of Education course can also be pursued through correspondence or distance learning, both of which generally have a duration of 2 years. The B.Ed course admission procedure can vary according to universities.

The specialization subject or stream of pursuance by a particular student prior to the pursuance of B.Ed course determines the choice of subjects that he or she is allowed to teach. For students who have pursued humanities stream, the choice of subjects of instruction is vastly constricted to the following:

  • Home Science
  • History
  • Civics
  • Geography
  • Languages, etc.

The students who have pursued the science stream are trained to teach

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Computer Science, etc