Himachal Pradesh University Bachelor of Education 2020


Himachal Pradesh University Bachelor of Education 2020

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HPU B.ED Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,000
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Himachal Pradesh University (HPU)
  • Courses:B.Ed.
  • Streams:Education

HPU B.Ed 2020 (Postponed): Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card

Updated On - September 18 2020 by Akriti Maurya

HPU B.Ed  2020 exam date has been postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak. HPU B.ED referred to as Himachal Pradesh University Bachelor of Education 2020 entrance exam will be conducted by Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. The exam is organized once every year at the university level. The candidates will be enrolled in the B.Ed. course for two years duration. The candidates must read the complete article to know all about HPU B.Ed 2020  Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling etc.

Latest Updates

  • HPU B.Ed 2020 entrance exam date has been postponed, new date is yet to be announced.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Admit Card

The University will provide the facility of downloading the HPU B.Ed Admit Card from its official website. Check the other relevant information about the Hall Ticket below in the given points:

  • The applicants are required to download their Admit Card from the website of the university only.
  • The candidate may please note that Admit cards will not be sent by post.
  • The Admit cards will be uploaded on the provisional basis and do not entail the final eligibility of the candidate for admission to the course.
  • The Admit Card will have the details like Roll Number, Name, Father’s Name, Category, Photograph, Date, Time, Venue of Entrance Test.
  • The candidate is advised to carefully examine the Admit Card downloaded by him/her for all the entries made therein before the date of examination and if there is any issue bring in the notice of the competent authority.
  •  In case of any discrepancy in the Hall Ticket, the candidate should immediately inform in writing to the University along with the requisite fee of Rs. 100/- . 
  • Make sure to have the Call letter in the examination hall as without it entry would not be possible in the examination hall.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Test Centers

The details of the HPU B.Ed 2020 Examination Centres are as under : 

  1. Amb (Una) 
  2. Bilaspur 
  3. Una
  4. Chamba
  5. Dharamshala 
  6. Hamirpur
  7. Solan 
  8. Sunder Nagar 
  9. Shimla
  10. Kangra
  11. Kullu 
  12. Mandi 
  13. Nahan
  14. Palampur 
  15. Rampur 
Note - Examination centre once opted by the candidate shall not be changed under any circumstances.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Exam Pattern

HPU B.Ed 2020 exam pattern can be checked below in the given table:

Paper Pattern for HPU B.Ed 2020
Exam ModePen and Paper Mode
Questions TypeMultiple Choice Questions
Duration of Exam120 Minutes
Number of Questions150 Questions
Marks Allotted150 Marks
Marking SchemeEach Correct Response will get 1 mark and  there will be No Negative Marking for the wrong answer
 Minimum Qualifying Marks35 % for General Caste and SC / ST / OBC / Physically Handicapped candidates will get the relaxation of 5% marks.


Section Wise division of Marks and Questions for HPU B.Ed 2020
SectionsMarks Number of Questions
General Awareness3030
Language and Comprehension4040
Logical Reasoning2020
Knowledge of National Commission & Committees of Education2020
Teaching Aptitude & Attitude4040

HPU B.Ed 2020 Syllabus

The HPU B.Ed 2020 exam will be held on the basis of Syllabus of Graduation level. The questions will be asked from the subjects General Awareness, Language and Comprehension, Knowledge of National Commission & Committees of Education and Teaching Aptitude & Attitude. 

HPU B.Ed 2020 Answer Keys

Before the declaration of result, the HPU B.Ed 2020 Answer Keys will be moderated by a committee of the subject expert immediately after the Entrance Test.

  • In case a question has more than one correct answer, the committee will indicate the same in its report and where if no answer is correct, recommendations to this effect will also be made by the committee.
  • The committee will also point out the printing error(s) in questions and their key answers, if any, and make necessary recommendations.
  • Thus, the decision/recommendations of the Moderation Committee shall be final and the result and its category-wise merit list will be declared/notified as per schedule. 

HPU B.Ed 2020 Results

HPU B.Ed result of all the candidate will be declared and made available on the University website. Those who will appear in the exam can go know the other relevant information from the below lists:

  • No detail marks card will be sent to the candidates via post ar any other medium.
  • The candidates will be able to see their result/merit in the University website.
  • There will be no re-checking/re-evaluation of answer-sheet once published.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Method of Resolving the Tie 

If two or more candidates will obtain equal aggregate marks in the HPU B.Ed. 2020 entrance test, then their inter-se merit for admission to the course shall be determined on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in order of section-wise performance in the entrance test as follows:

  1. Teaching Aptitude & Attitude
  2. Language & Comprehension (Hindi & English)
  3. General Awareness(Mainly HP & India)
  4. Knowledge of National Commission & Committees of Education
  5. Logical Reasoning
  6. Even ties still persist after applying above, then the candidate older in age shall be given preference. 

HPU B.Ed 2020 Counselling

After the declaration of the merit of the entrance test, the HPU B.Ed 2020 Counselling will be done.

  • Selected candidates will be called for the online counselling for which the date and schedule will be made available on the University website.
  • There will be centralized counselling system for HPU B.Ed entrance exam to allot the available seats in various colleges of education to the candidates through online counselling by the Counselling Committee constituted by the Vice-Chancellor of Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla.
  • While going for the counselling the aspirants must carry the mandatory documents in original to the centre.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Application form

HPU B.Ed examination form 2020 was available online from 09 May 2020. The other details regarding registration form for Himachal Pradesh University Bachelor of Education Entrance Test 2020 are given below:

  • HPU B.Ed examination form 2020 can be filled online only.
  • The applicant will need to have an email id & valid contact number.
  • Login with the details with Unique Registration Number & Password.
  • Fill the application form with the details like personal details, educational details, etc.
  • Then upload the scanned images of photograph & signature.
  • Select the examination centre for the entrance test.
  • After that make the fee payment else form will be considered incomplete.
  • The last date to submit the form is 08 June 2020.
  • After submission of the form, the applying candidates are advised to take out the printout of the form for future use.
Note- For any query regarding the application form candidates can call 0177-2833648.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Application Fee

The registration fees for the HPU B.Ed is given in the table below:

Mode of Payment:
Online: The applying candidate will be able to make the fee payment via Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking.
HPU B.Ed Registration Form 2020
General/OBC candidatesRs 1100/-
Antyodaya/IRDP/SC/ST candidatesRs 550/-
Note- The candidates must keep the below points.
  • IRDP or Integrated Rural Development Program
  • The candidates are advised to keep the confirmation page and proof of fee payment safely for any future references.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the application form the candidates must know the eligibility. The B.Ed entrance test eligibility criteria in HPU are as follows:

  • The applicants with minimum 50% marks/5.0 CGPA/grade B (minimum 45% marks/4.51 CGPA for the SC/ST/OBC/PWD) in the Bachelor's degree (Medical/Non-Medical/Commerce/Arts) &/or in the Master's degree (Sciences/Social Sciences/Humanities/Commerce)from a recognized university are eligible.
  • Minimum 55% marks or 5.51 CGPA or Grade B+ (minimum 50% marks/5.01 CGPA for the SC/ST/OBC/PWD)  in the Bachelor's in Engineering or Technology (specialization in Science & Mathematics) from the recognized board are eligible.
  • Those whose results are awaited for the BA/B.Sc./B.Com. final year or Master's Degree, Bachelor of Engineering/Technology or any other qualification equivalent thereto examination also can appear.
  • There is no upper age limit to appear in this exam.
Note- No relaxation, even of 0.01%  in the above-prescribed percentage of marks shall be granted for the entrance exam under any circumstances.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Seat Reservations

The reservation of seats for HPU B.Ed 2020 for SC/ST/OBC/Ex-serviceman and Physically handicapped categories will be as per the existing rules of Himachal Pradesh Government. The other reservation details can be checked below in the given points:

  • 85% of seats are reserved for the Bonafide/Domicile resident of Himachal Pradesh.
  • 15% will be open to the candidates of other states /UTs.
  •  All the candidates will have to produce a bonafide /domicile certificate at the time of admission. 
  • 10% out of 85% state quota seats in non-government self-financing institutions shall be treated as
    management quota seats and shall be brought out of the purview of centralized counselling to be
    conducted by the University.
  • The management of the institute shall fill up management quota seats on merit basis of entrance test through its own counselling in a transparent manner. There shall be no reservation, whatsoever, in respect of the prescribed management quota seats. The basic eligibility criteria shall remain the same as in case of other students.

HPU B.Ed 2020 Highlights

The HPU B.ed 2020 short summary is given in the below table:

Exam NameHimachal Pradesh University Bachelor of Education 
AcronymHPU B.Ed
Conducting BodyHimachal Pradesh University, Shimla
Exam LevelState-level
Frequency of the ExamOnce 
HPU B.Ed 2020 Official Websitehttps://admissions.hpushimla.in/

About Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla

Himachal Pradesh University was established on 22 July 1970. It is a non-profit university located at the Summer Hill about 5 Km away from the hill-station Shimla. The university campus is green with tall and lush green trees of deodars, oats, pines and rhododendrons. It is accredited by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC), UGC. 

The H.P. University Evening College was established in July 1962 to cater to the needs of economically weaker sections. Admission to the college is restricted to employed men following the principle of earning while learning the women are exempted from this condition.

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HPU B.ED Important Dates

Form Date09 May - 25 Jul 2020 (Tentative)
Exam Date31 Aug 2020 (Tentative)

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Form Start Date:

09 May 2020

Form End Date:

25 Jul 2020

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