CRITERIA OF ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSIONS
1. ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION.
1.1) B. A./B. Sc Degree of the University of Calicut or a degree recognized as equivalent thereto under 10+ 2+3 pattern with 50% marks in Part-I+II+III together / 50% Marks for Part-III alone or Masters Degree in the same subject with minimum 50% marks or 10+2+5 pattern for Integrated M.Sc. Course or 10+2+3+2 pattern for M.Com. However 10+2+3 Pattern is not insisted for B.A/B. Sc Degree holders under liberalized scheme of the University of Calicut.
1.2) Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks are eligible for admission to the programme.
1.3) Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from other Universities outside Kerala should submit Equivalency Certificate stating that their qualifying examination is recognized by the Calicut University, for seeking admission to B.Ed. Degree course in a particular optional subject, along with their application
1.4) Double or Triple main candidates or candidates who passed the Degree Examination in Vocational or Specialized Courses are also eligible for admission. However, they have to submit copy of the Equivalency Certificate along with their application.
1.5) Academic eligibility should be satisfied as on the last date for submission of application.
1.6) The minimum requirement of marks for admission to B. Ed. Courses with 50% marks in PartI+II+III together / 50% Marks for Part-III alone in Bachelor’s Degree [Science/Arts Subjects] or 50% marks in Post Graduation for Commerce/ Computer Science options in the concerned discipline (No rounding off of the percentage of marks to the nearest whole number is permitted).
2. RELAXATION IN MARKS.
2.1) SC/ST candidates including natives of Lakshadweep and candidates under Teacher Quota need only a pass in the Qualifying Examination.
2.2) Relaxation of 5% marks for OBC, SEBC and OEC candidates will be allowed to the minimum required marks.
2.3) Blind Candidates will be given 5% concession in aggregate marks. Note: Candidates should be physically fit and mentally sound. Deaf/ Dumb candidates are not eligible. However, blind candidates will be eligible for admission to Course other than science optionals.
3. AGE LIMIT
There is no upper age limit for admission to B. Ed. Courses.
Admission to B.Ed programme will be given only to Keralites but non-Keralite candidates also can be admitted to a maximum of 10% of the management quota seats in Private Self financing Colleges.