Ignou B.Ed examination will be in 2013. The format for the exam will have 100 questions and students are expected to answer in 120 minutes time. Total allotted marks for the paper are 100. The questions will be based on the following subjects:
- English Comprehension
- Analytical and Logical reasoning skills
- General awareness and educational knowledge
- Teaching skills
The part B question will include subjects like Maths, English, Social Science, General Science and Hindi. These topics may appear easy but require plenty of efforts to clear the exam. IGNOU is quite prestigious organization which is recognized globally so the exams are not very easy. The reference books of the subjects and the question papers of the years will help in scoring good grades in the exam.
The Ignou B.Ed examination will help the candidates to get good marks with simple study pattern. English language proficiency is often tested. Perhaps the command on language is essential which will help in scoring well. Students willing to score well should learn minimum 10,000 vocabularies. Solving previous years question papers is always helpful. It helps in practicing time management and understanding type of questions asked, using different terminology. English language can be improved by reading at least 2 English newspapers, editorials and different articles of authors. English plays vital role in the B.Ed entrance examination so learning it up to standard level will ensure good score in the entrance exam.
B.Ed entrance comprises of mathematics subject also. The candidate should have strong math skills and practice many short cuts for accurate answers daily to develop efficiency. One should practice math problems mentally more rather on paper. It improves the calculation speed and sharpens the memory for formulaes. Constant practice and revision of the subjects is crucial for scoring well during the Ignou B.Ed entrance examination.
There is no specific trick to clear the exam but strengthening the weak subjects will help in clearing the exam successfully. Since IGNOU is Open University so the competition is tough.
The cut off marks for B.Ed entrance 2013 open category is 62, 58 for SC, 56 for ST, 59 for OBC, 55 for PH and 57 for Kashmiri migrants and War widows.