Candidates with at least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree (B.A./ B.Sc./B.Com.) or in the Master’s Degree (M.A./M.Sc./M.Com.) from a recognized university are eligible for admission into B. Ed. Program. Admissions shall be made strictly on a merit basis as per the list provided by G.U. as per Gauhati University B.Ed. Common Entrance Test (GUBEDCET) & Counselling. The reservation for SC/ST/OBC/EWS and other categories shall be as per the rules of the State Govt. and Gauhati University.

Eligibility (as per NCTE norms)

A candidate may be allowed to appear in the GUBEDCET provided that she/he has passed the BA / BSc / BCom Or MA / MSc / MCom or equivalent degree programme from a recognised Board/University with at least 50% marks (or 45% marks SC/ST/OBC/PWD).


Total no of Questions: 100

Type: MCQ

Total Marks: 400

Test Duration: 120 minutes

Syllabus Breakup

Section A (120 Marks):

General English (Vocabulary, Tense, Voice, Narration, Prepositions, Correction of Sentences & Comprehension)

Section B (120 Marks):

General Knowledge ( Indian History, Indian Polity, General Science, Current affairs)

Section C (120 Marks):

Test of Reasoning and Numerical Ability

Section D (40 Marks):

Current Indian Education (Issues and Policies), National Policy of Education 2020, Universalization of Elementary Education – Right to Education, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) Secondary Education – Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA)

Other Details

  • All questions will be of MCQ type with four alternative choices of which only one answer will be the correct option.
  • The test Booklet and the OMR will be in English. The test will be OMR based.
  • For every right answer, 4 marks will be awarded and for every wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted. There will be no marking for un-attempted questions.
  • The merit list will be prepared only on the basis of marks obtained in GUBEDCET-2022. In case of a tie. i.e. when two or more candidates obtain equal marks, the inter-se merit of such candidates shall be decided as follows:
    • Resolution by finding the ratio of positive marks and negative marks. Candidates having a higher absolute value of the ratio will be given a better rank.
    • Resolution by a number of unanswered questions. Candidates with less number of unanswered questions will be given a better rank.
    • If the resolution is not possible after this criterion, candidates with higher age will be given better rank.
  • The reservation and relaxation policy will be as per existing GU rules.
  • Eligibility criteria will be verified by the respective colleges/institutions before admission. A candidate can’t claim a seat without fulfilling the eligibility criteria of NCTE through her /his name appearing in the merit list prepared by Gauhati University. College/Institution will be responsible for such anomalies detected later on.
  • Application and Entrance Examination Fee: Rs.1500 (and Bank Transaction Charge, if any).
  • Anything not covered by this guideline will be decided by the university authority at the appropriate level.


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