SCERT Odisha Admission 20

SCERT Odisha

Directorate of Teacher Education And State Council Of Educational Research & Training

SCERT ODISHA Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Exam Conducting Body:Directorate of TE & SCERT Government of Odisha (DTE & SCERT)
  • Courses:B.Ed., M.Ed., B.P.Ed, D.El.Ed., BPHE
  • Streams:Education

SCERT Odisha 2021: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

Updated On - June 07 2021 by Ganesh Wankhede

SCERT Odisha 2021 Admission process is yet to begin. SCERT (State Council Of Educational Research & Training 2021) will be conducted by Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT, Government of Odisha. The exams admit the eligible candidates in B.Ed, M.Ed, D.El.Ed, B.H.Ed, B.P.Ed, M.Phil courses. The exam is held once every year at the State Level.  The aspirants who are willing to appear in this exam must fill the application form on or before the last date. The admission is granted based on scores obtained in the entrance exam and fulfilling of the eligibility criteria. Also, the applicant needs to carefully go through the eligibility criteria before they apply for the exam. The aspirants must read the complete article to know all about SCERT Odisha 2021 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus etc.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Exam Status

Candidates can check the SCERT Odisha 2021 exam status from the below table:

ParticularsStatus

Directorate of Teacher Education And State Council Of Educational Research & Training 2021 Status

Official notification is yet to release.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Important Dates

Candidate can check here all the important SCERT Odisha 2021 dates in the given table below:

EventDates (tentative)
Online Application Form StartsSeptember 2021
Application last dateOctober 2021
Admit card release dateOctober 2021
Exam dateNovember 2021

These are the tentative dates based on the previous year examination. Aspirants can keep visiting this page for the latest updates as notifies by the conducting body.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Application Form

SCERT Odisha 2021 application form will be made available on the official website.

  • Candidates are advised to read the information given on application form carefully.
  • The applicant will have to first register themselves online by entering the basic information.
  • On completing the registration process candidates will receive a system-generated OTP.
  • Fill in the required details in the online application form.
  • Candidate has to make payment for the application fee via Debit Card / Credit Card / Net Banking / Cash Deposit in Axis Bank.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Application Fee

Candidate has to submit the application fee for the submission of application form of SCERT Odisha 2021 exam. Given below the category wise fee details:

SCERT Odisha 2021 Enrollment Fees
CategoryFee
General/SEBCRs 500/-
SC/STRs 300/-

Fee once paid is non-refunded by the authority in any case.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Eligibility criteria

Candidate must check their SCERT Odisha 2021 Eligibility for all courses before filling the application form:

Age Limit

Age limit is applicable for D.El.Ed., B.H.Ed., B.P.Ed., as follows. The maximum age limit as prescribed for various categories is given below in the table:

CategoryMaximum Age LimitShould Not Be Born Before
SC, ST, and SEBC33 years30.06.1986
Women candidate for all categories33 years30.06.1986
General28 years30.06.1991
PH38 years30.06.1991
Education Qualification
For B.H.Ed
  • The candidate must have passed B.A. / B.Sc. / B.Com Examination conducted by recognized Universities having Hindi as an elective / pass / Honours subject with 50% marks in aggregate for Master’s Degree in Hindi with required percentages of the mark (45% for SC, ST, SEBC and PH candidates) either in Bachelor’s Degree or in Master’s Degree in Hindi.
  • The candidate who is appearing in their final year Graduation Examination (Both Arts, Science & Commerce) are also eligible to apply.
  • Applicant must have passed Odia as MIL up to HSC level or any such equivalent or higher examination (+2) or have passed Odia in a single subject.
  • Exam conducted by BSE, Odisha of HSC standard or should be passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha in Odia medium with MIL other than Odia. Such applicant who have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha without Odia as MIL must have a certificate from the Headmaster of the school that candidate has passed HSC Examination in Odia medium.
For B.P.Ed

Educational Qualification: The needed education qualification is as follows:

  • The candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks. Also, the candidates must have at least participated in Inter College / Zonal / District / School Competition in sports and games as recognized by AIU / IOA / SGFI / Govt. of India. 

OR

  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education with a minimum of 45% marks.

 OR

  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education with a minimum of 45% marks and studied Physical Education as a compulsory/elective subject. 

OR

  • The candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 45% marks must have participated National / Inter-University / State Competitions or secured 1st / 2nd / 3rd position in Inter College / Inter-Zonal /  School Competition in sports and games as recognized by AIU / IOA / SGFI / Govt. of India.

OR

  • The candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree with participation in international competitions or secured 1st / 2nd / 3rd position in Inter College / Inter-Zonal /  School Competition in sports and games as recognized by AIU / IOA / SGFI / Govt. of India.

OR

  • The candidates must have done Graduation with 45% marks with at least 3 years of teaching experience in any stream.

For M.Ed
  •  Candidate must have obtained at least 50% marks for General category and 45% for SC/ST/SEBC/PH category or an equivalent grade in the given below programmes :
    1. B.Ed.
    2. B.A., B.Ed. / B.Sc.,B.Ed.
    3. Arts / Science Graduate with D.El.Ed. Degree (with 50% marks in each for General category and 45% in case of SC/ST/SEBC/PH category)
  • The applicant who is in the final year Examination of B.Ed. /B.A., B.Ed. / B.Sc. B.Ed. / D.El.Ed. (For Arts & Science Graduate) is also eligible to apply.
  • Candidate must have passed Odia as MIL up to HSC level or any such equivalent or higher examination (+2) or have passed Odia in a single subject.
  • Examination conducted by BSE, Odisha of HSC standard or must have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha in Odia medium with MIL other than Odia. Such applicant who have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha without Odia as MIL must have a certificate from the Headmaster of the school that candidate has passed HSC Examination in Odia medium.
For M.Phil
  • The Applicant must be a Master’s Degree holder in Education (MA (Education) / M.Ed.) from any recognized University having a minimum of 55% aggregate marks in case of General candidates and 50% aggregate marks in case of SC, ST, SEBC and PH candidates.
  • Candidate must have passed Odia as MIL up to HSC level or any such equivalent or higher examination (+2) or have passed Odia in a single subject.
  • Examination conducted by BSE, Odisha of HSC standard or must have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha in Odia medium with MIL other than Odia. Such applicant who have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha without Odia as MIL must have a certificate from the Headmaster of the school that candidate has passed HSC Examination in Odia medium.
For D.EL.ED
  • The applicant must have passed 10+2 Examination in Arts /Science / Commerce or its equivalent examination from recognized Boards /Councils with a minimum of 50%  aggregate marks (45% of mark in aggregate in case of SC, ST, SEBC and PH candidates).
  •  The candidates who are appearing in their final year Higher 10+2 Examinations in Arts / Science / Commerce or its equivalent examination from recognized Boards / Councils are also eligible to apply. 
  • Candidate must have passed Odia as MIL up to HSC level or any such equivalent or higher examination (+2) or have passed Odia in a single subject.
  • Examination conducted by BSE, Odisha of HSC standard or must have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha in Odia medium with MIL other than Odia. Such applicant who have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha without Odia as MIL must have a certificate from the Headmaster of the school that candidate has passed HSC Examination in Odia medium.
For B.Ed
  • Applicant having Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Technology (B.Tech) with specialization in Science and Mathematics are eligible to apply with 55% aggregate marks in case of General candidates and 50% aggregate marks for SC, ST, SEBC and PH candidates. All B.Tech.
  • Candidate must have passed Odia as MIL up to HSC level or any such equivalent or higher examination (+2) or have passed Odia in a single subject.
  • Examination conducted by BSE, Odisha of HSC standard or must have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha in Odia medium with MIL other than Odia. Such applicant who have passed HSC Examination of BSE, Odisha without Odia as MIL must have a certificate from the Headmaster of the school that candidate has passed HSC Examination in Odia medium.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidate must know the SCERT Odisha 2021 Exam Pattern for the better preparation of exam.

For B.ED
  • Duration of the Test: 1 hour and 30 minutes
  • Type of Questions: MCQ
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect answer (-0.25) marks will be deducted. Also, more than one response to a question will be considered incorrect.

The exam will be conducted in two papers. Both the papers are compulsory. The subjects and distribution of marks in each paper are given in the following table.

For Paper 1
SubjectMarks
Language (English)10
Education & General Awareness5
Reasoning5
Teaching Aptitude10
Total30
Paper 2

 It will consist of subject-based tests. An applicant with the Science background has to choose the Science Group and candidates with Arts background has to choose the Arts Group

Section – A (Arts Stream)
SubjectNumber of questions/ Marks
General English15
Odia10
History and Political Science20
Geography15
Total60
Section – B (Science Stream)
SubjectNumber of questions/ Marks
Physical Science20
Bio-Science20
Mathematics20
Total60
For M.Ed
  • Duration of the exam: 1 hour 30 minute
  • Nature of the Test: MCQ
  • Number of Questions: 90
  • Total Marks: 90
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect answer(-0.25) marks will be deducted.

Section-wise distribution of marks

Subject AreaMarksQuestions
Basics of Education1818
Understanding the learner & learning process1818
Curriculum and curriculum transaction1818
Contemporary issues in school Education1818
Assessing the learner; Planning and management of the school1818
Total9090
For D.El.Ed
  • Duration of the exam: 1 hour 30 minute
  • Nature of the Test: MCQ
  • Marks: 90
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect answer (-0.25) marks will be deducted. Also, more than one response to a question will be considered incorrect.

The Entrance Test will have two sections:

Section 1:
Subject AreaMarksNumber of Questions
Language (English)1010
Reasoning55
Education and General Awareness55
Teaching Aptitude1010
Total3030
Section 2:
Subject AreaMarksNumber of Questions
Odia / Telugu / Urdu / Olchiki1515
Mathematics1515
Social Science1515
Science1515
Total6060
For B.H.Ed
  • Duration of the exam: 1 hour 30 minute
  • Nature of the Test: MCQ
  • Marks: 90
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect response(- 0.25) mark will be deducted from the marks secured by the candidate for correct responses.

The Entrance Test will have two sections:

Part I: 30 Marks
SectionSyllabusMarksQuestions
Language (English)Comprehension, Vocabulary & Usage1010
Education and General AwarenessEveryday Science, Political system, and happenings, General information, Educational committees and commissions, Educational policies and initiatives, Agencies working for education55
ReasoningLogical and Analytical Reasoning55
Teaching AptitudeSolving problem of the educational context, managing classroom and learning, Learner and learning-related issues, goals of education, the role of various agencies and organization in the management of education, issuing related to teaching-learning strategies.1010

Part II: 60 Marks

SectionMarksQuestions
Hindi4040
Odia2020
For B.P.Ed
  • Duration of the exam: 1 hour 30 minute
  • Nature of the Test: MCQ
  • Marks: 90

The Entrance Test will have two sections:

Paper I: 30 Marks
SectionSyllabusMarks
Language (English)Comprehension, Vocabulary & Usage10
Education and General AwarenessEveryday Science, Political System and Happenings, General Information, Educational Committees and Commissions, Educational Policies and Initiatives, Agencies working for Education5
ReasoningLogical and Analytical Reasoning5
Teaching AptitudeSolving problem of the educational context, managing classroom and learning, learner and learning-related issues, goals of education, the role of various agencies and organization in the management of education, issues related to teaching-learning strategies.10
Part II: 60 Marks
SectionMarks
Current Affairs on Sports and Games20
Physiology and Hygiene20
Common Knowledge about Major Games20
For M.Phil
  • Duration of the exam: 1 hour 30 minute
  • Nature of the Test: MCQ
  • Marks: 90
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect response, 0.25 mark shall be deducted from the marks secured by the candidate for correct responses.

The Entrance Test will have the following subject areas.

Subject AreaMarksMarks
Education as a discipline and Process of Education1818
Learner and Learning Process1818
Educational Research, Statistics, and Assessment1818
Teacher Education at Elementary and Secondary Level1818
Education in Developmental Perspective1818

SCERT Odisha 2021 Syllabus 

Candidate must know the SCERT Odisha 2021 Syllabus before stating preparation:

For B.Ed
Section A (Arts Stream): English, Odia, History and Political Science, Geography
English
:
  •  Comprehension – Unseen text
  • Word formation, derivation, antonyms and Synonyms
  •  Spelling and punctuation
  •  Grammar (Parts of speech, time and tense, change of voice, Direct and indirect speech and transformation of sentences)
Odia:
  • Comprehension – Unseen text
  • Odia Dhwani, Odia Vocabulary – Word formation and syntax Spelling and Punctuation
  • Grammar (Karaka, Bibhakti, Samosa)
History and Political Science:
  •  Rise of the British power in India
  •  Socio-religious Movements in 19th Century
  •  India’s struggle for freedom
  •  French Revolution, 1 st World War and 2nd World War
  •  Salient features of Indian constitution and Fundamental Rights
  •  Functions of Legislative Assembly, Parliament, High Court and Supreme Court
Geography:
  • Latitude and Longitude
  •  Physical division of India
  •  Natural Resources
  •  Social and economic resources
  •  Conservation of forest and wildlife

Section B (Science Stream): Physical Science, Bio-Science, Mathematics,
Physical Science:
  •  Atomic structure – Atoms and molecules, classification of elements
  •  Chemical reactions and equations
  •  Motion – Laws of motion, the concept of work, energy pressure and their measurement
  •  Electricity and magnetism: - Electric Circuit, Potential difference, magnetic Field, lines of force, electromagnetic induction
  •  Heat, Light and Sound

Mathematics :
  •  Number System, Ratio and Proportion
  •  Set theory, relations and functions
  •  Linear, Simultaneous and quadratic equations, polynomials
  •  Theory of Indices, Logarithm and Antilogarithm
  •  Trigonometric Ratios and Indices, Problems on height and distance
  •  Basic Geometrical Concepts and Geometry of plane figures

Biological Science :
  • Cell: Structure, Components and Functions
  • Diversities in plants and animals
  • Natural resources
  • Environment – Ecosystem, the flow of energy, Bio -Geo Chemical cycle in nature, environmental degradation and pollution
  • Basic Physiological function in plants and animals: Nutrition, Respiration, Excretion and Reproduction
For D.El.Ed

Odia/Telugu/Urdu/Santhali

  • Dhwani and Sabda
  • Parts of speech (Noun, Adjective, verb)
  • Derivation of words
  • Formation of words (Using prefix and suffix), (Synonyms and Antonyms)
  • Idioms
Mathematics
  •  HCF and LCM
  •  Square and square root
  •  Percentage and its application (profit and loss, simple and compound interest)
  •  Ratio and Proportion
  •  Linear algebraic equations and their solutions
  •  Set- its elements, operations on sets
  •  Basic Geometrical Concepts
  •  The geometry of Triangles, quadrilaterals and circles
Social Science
  •  Stone age, Vedic age, medieval age
  •  Stages of the freedom movement in India
  •  Indian Constitution- features
  •  The governance system in India- Local Self Government, State
  • Government, Central Government
  •  Earth and its structure, Latitude and longitude
  •  Climate and Atmosphere
  •  Conservation of Natural Resources and Environmental preservation and protection
Science
  •  Different states and characteristics of matter
  •  Chemical reaction
  •  Force, energy and motion
  •  Plant cells and animal cells
  •  Structure and adaption in plants
  •  Microorganisms
For B.H.Ed
Language (English)

Comprehension, Vocabulary & Usage 


Education & General Awareness
  • Everyday science
  • Political system and happenings
  • General information
  • Educational committees and commissions
  • Educational policies and initiatives
  • Agencies working for education

Reasoning

Logical and Analytical Reasoning 


Teaching Aptitude
  • Solving the problem of educational context
  • managing classroom and learning
  • Learner and learning related issues
  • Goals of education
  • role of various agencies and organization in the management of education
  • issuing related to teaching-learning strategies.
For B.P.Ed
For Paper I
Language (English)
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary & Usage
Education & General Awareness
  • Everyday science
  • Political system and happenings
  • General information
  • Educational committees and commissions
  • Educational policies and initiatives
  • Agencies working for education
Reasoning
  • Logical and Analytical Reasoning
Teaching Aptitude
  • Solving the problem of educational context
  • managing classroom and learning
  • Learner and learning related issues
  • Goals of education
  • Role of various agencies and organization in the management of education
  • Issuing related to teaching-learning strategies.
For Paper II
Current Affair on Sports and Games:
  • Knowledge of National and International Games and Sports
Physiology and Hygiene:
  •  Muscles
  •  Skeletal System, Joints and Functions
  •  Respiratory System, Circular System, Digestive System, Excretory
  • System, Nervous System and Endocrine System
  •  Communicable Diseases, Pollutions (Air and Water), Diet and Nutrition
Common Knowledge about the Major Games (Cricket, Volleyball, Football, Hockey, Kabaddi and Kho-Kho) 
  • The dimension of the playing field
  •  Players, Equipment of the Game
  •  Rules and Regulations of the Game

SCERT Odisha 2021 Admit Card

The SCERT Odisha 2021 Admit Card will be made available on the official website.

  • The candidate is advised to take out the print of the Scent Odisha hall ticket for further process.
  • Candidate must take their admit card with them in the exam centre.
  • No Physical Admit Card will be sent to students appearing for the exam.
  • Candidates must not forget their Admit card on the day of the exam. Otherwise, he/she shall not be allowed to seat in the exam.
  • Admit Card will not be sent by post.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Result 

The provisional SCERT Odisha 2021 Result will be made available on the website for reference of the candidate, after 3 days of the completion of the Online Computer Based Test for all the courses.

  • The queries on the Scorecard will be invited from the candidates for 3 days only through online mode. Based on the queries received from the candidates the Expert panel will analyze the complain and if found true the Revised final scoring key will be made available within 1 week.
  • In case of any discrepancy found in the question paper as well as in the result, the decision of the authority will be treated as final.

SCERT Odisha 2021 Tie Breaking

If the candidates secure the same marks in the entrance test, then, the following tie-breaking criteria are applied to provide merit rank: 

  • Firstly, Graduation marks will be considered and the candidates who will have a higher percentage of marks in Graduation will be given preference.
  • If the tie persists, then the age of the candidates shall be considered, one is older in age is given preference. 

SCERT Odisha 2021 Seats

The number of seats will be announced soon by the SCERT. However, until then, check the seat matrix for last year from below.

M.Phil, M.Ed, B.H.Ed, B.P.Ed Seat Matrix

 

InstituteM.PhilM.EdB.H.EdB.P.Ed
RNIASE, Cuttack1250
Dr PMIASE, Sambalpur1250
DPIASE, Berhampur1250
NDW CTE, Bhubaneswar50
CTE, Angul50
Hindi Teachers Training Institute, Cuttack100
DIET, Cuttack at Narasinghpur100
Total36250100100

SCERT Odisha Counselling 2021

The SCERT Odisha 2020 Counselling process will be done after the declaration of result. Authority will announce the SCERT Odisha counselling schedule on the official site.

When the counselling round is done applicants need to download a seat allowance letter from the official website of the university. When the seats are chosen to the applicants, they need to see the allotted college with all vital pamphlets and credentials.

Documents to be submitted at the time of Counselling

  • Admission Fees as per Information Brochure
  • Downloaded Intimation Letter
  •  Placement Letter
  •  CLC, in original
  •  Conduct Certificate, in original
  •  All Certificates and Marksheets in Original
  •  Equivalency Certificate in case of any Degree obtained from University outside Odisha
  •  Certificate of Headmaster of the school to the effect that he/she has passed HSC in Odia medium(in the cases who have passed from Board of Secondary Education, Odisha without Odia as MIL).
  •  Residential Certificate issued by Tahasildar / Additional Tahasildar.
  •  Caste Certificate in case of SC, ST and SEBC candidates, by birth.
  •  UDID Disability Certificate issued Online in their favour in case of PH candidates
  •  Two recent stamp size colour photograph

SCERT Odisha 2021 Highlights

Given below the major points of the SCERT Odisha 2021 entrance exam:

Exam NameState Council Of Educational Research & Training(SCERT Odisha 2021)
Conducting BodyDirectorate of Teacher Education and SCERT
SCERT Odisha Websitehttp://scertodisha.nic.in/
LevelState
PurposeTo offer admission in B.Ed, M.Ed, D.El.Ed, B.H.Ed, B.P.Ed, M.Phil courses

Stay connected for more updates about SCERT Odisha 2021 at Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT.

Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT

The State Council of Education, Research and Training have assumed importance after implementation of the new Education Policy. The Council will work as the counterpart of NCERT. Among the multifarious work to be done by the SCERT, the formation of District Institute of Education and Training and its management, improvement of the syllabus, programming of vocational education and taking up short course training of teachers are important. This organization, in this context, has assumed maximum importance. Given this, the question of declaring the Director, SCERT as Heads of Department was under active consideration of Government for some time past.

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SCERT ODISHA Important Dates

TitleDates
Form Date01 May - 31 May 2021 (Tentative)

Directorate of Teacher Education And State Council Of Educational Research & Training Exam Pattern

Paper 1
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Form Start Date:

01 May 2021

Form End Date:

31 May 2021

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