Eligibility Criteria for two years B. Ed. Programme
A candidate shall be eligible for admission to the Two Year B.Ed. programme (in Government / Government Aided/Self-Financing Colleges of Education) leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) provided: * The Candidates should have undergone the 10+2+3(15) or 11+1+3(15) pattern of study and passed the qualifying examination conducted by the respective State Board or CBSE or any other recognized Board of Education / Examination and the UG Degree Examination of the UGC recognized Universities in any one of the School subjects offered by the Directorate of School Education at the Secondary / Higher Secondary Education level. * Candidates, who have passed the UG or PG Degree under the Open University System without qualifying in the 11 years SSLC Examination and the one year of Pre-University Course (P.U.C) examination or the 10+2 pattern of School Education Examination are not eligible for admission, even if they subsequently qualify in the one year SSLC and the one year PUC or the 10+2 pattern of School Education Examination. * Candidates, who have studied more than one main subject in Part III/Part IV (under the Double / Triple Major System) of the UG Degree Course should have to choose only one of the main subjects and should have applied for that optional only. In such cases, the marks obtained by the Candidates in two / three major subjects shall be taken in to account to arrive at the percentage of marks as stipulated in the item (ix) herein. * Candidates, who have passed any degree under the Additional Degree Programme with less than three years duration, are not eligible for admission. * Candidates, who have passed under the four year Dual Degree Progrmame with two major subjects under Part III are not eligible for admission. * Candidates, who have qualified the P.G. Degree in the subjects in Home Science, Economics, Commerce, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Logic, Indian Culture, and Philosophy with not less that 50% of marks are eligible for admission, subject to the condition that the major subject in the UG and PG degrees shall be one and the same. * Candidates, who have qualified for the PG Degree (5 year integrated course) under the 10 + 2 + 5 or 11 + 1 + 5 pattern of study, shall be considered for admission. In such cases, the marks obtained by the Candidates in the first three years (in major and ancillary or allied subjects alone) of the Course alone shall be taken into account for admission to the B.Ed. Degree programme for the subjects in Tamil/Urdu (Urdu in Self-Financing Colleges only), English, Mathematics, Physical Science (Physics), Physical Science (Chemistry), Biological Science (Botany), Biological Science (Zoology), History, Geography, and Computer Science. The marks obtained by the Candidates in the last two years (4th & 5th year) alone shall be taken into account for admission to the B.Ed. Degree programme for subjects in Home Science, Economics, Commerce, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Logic, Indian Culture, and Philosophy. * Candidates, who have passed the PG Degree in Economics, Commerce, Home Science, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy, Logic, and Indian Culture without undergoing the 10+2+3 or the 11+1+3 pattern of Education, are eligible for admission. * In the case of Differently-Abled (Physically and Visually Challenged) candidates, a minimum pass in the requisite qualification is enough. However, the basis of selection shall be in accordance with the Regulations of the University / Government of Tamil Nadu guidelines for admission to the B.Ed Degree programme in force from time to time.