UPRTOU B.Ed 2021 - Entrance Test, Admission, Application Form, Exam Date, Syllabus

Last Modified on : 14 Jan 2022

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test

Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University, Prayagraj conducts the B.Ed Entrance Test every year for admission into a two-year Bachelor of Education course B.Ed/ B.Ed (Special Education). Those interested in making a teaching career must appear for the entrance exam to take admission in the B.Ed courses.

Latest Update - The online application process for UPRTOU B.Ed 2021 closed on 15th July 2021. The university has extended the date for application submission till 15th July with late fees. The exam date, which was 11th July 2021, stands postponed due to the extension in the last date of application. The new exam date is yet to be announced.

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Exam 2021 - Highlights

Exam Name

Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU) B.Ed Entrance Test 2021

Conducting Authority

Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University

Official Website


Exam Level

State Level

Exam Mode


Exam Duration

3 hours

Application Mode


Email Support

[email protected]

Helpline Number

7525048011/ 7525048012/ 7525048013/ 7525048005/ 7525048016/ 7525048049

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test 2021 Important Dates

The university has extended the last date for application submission due to which the date of examination stands postponed. The new exam date has not been announced yet. It will be updated once announced.

Exam Events

Important Dates

Online application process begins

27th April 2021

Last date for filling the online application form and paying online application fee

5th June 2021 30th June 2021 (extended)

Last date for filling the online application form and paying online application fee (with late fee - ₹ 200)

15th June 2021 15th July 2021 (extended)

Download admit card

25th June 2021 (to be announced)

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Exam

11th July 2021 (To be announced)

Result declaration

To be announced

Counselling/ Admission starts

To be announced

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test Previous Years Solved Papers

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The UPRTOU B.Ed entrance exam comprises of two sections/ parts:

  • Part A: General Mental Ability and General Awareness
  • Part B: Teaching Aptitude and Understanding in two Teaching Subjects

Multiple choice questions will be asked from both sections. Each section will have 100 questions. The weightage of topics in each section is mentioned under:

Section/ Part



Part A

General Mental Ability


General Awareness


Part B

Teaching Aptitude


Understanding in two Teaching Subjects


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Total Questions - 200

Total Marks - 200

Total Duration - 3 hours

Medium of Question Paper - English

Exam Day Instructions -

  • Candidates must be present on their seats 20 minutes before the exam commencement time.
  • 30 minutes after the exam commencement, no candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall.
  • Carry a black ballpoint pen to the exam centre for marking the responses.

UPRTOU B.Ed Syllabus

Part A

This section will test the candidate’s general awareness of history, Geography, Politics, Science, Culture, Literature, Education, Economics, Environment, etc. In addition, the mental ability will be tested through questions on problem-solving skills, verbal and numerical ability, verbal and non-verbal reasoning, etc.

Part B

Questions will be asked to test the candidate's teaching aptitude from topics such as teaching objective, basic requirements, learner’s characteristics, factors affecting teaching, evaluation system, teaching aids, methods of teaching, etc. Candidates have to choose two subjects from Hindi, English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Science. Questions will be asked from the selected subjects.

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test 2021 Eligibility

Before filling the application form, candidates are advised to carefully check the eligibility criteria and ensure that they fulfil the same. Eligibility conditions are mentioned under:

  • Candidates from Uttar Pradesh completing a teacher education programme through the face to face mode. The programme must be recognised by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE).


  • Trained teachers working in a primary school in the state.


  • Those who have secured a minimum of 50% marks in Bachelor/ Master of Science/ Social Sciences/ Humanities degree are eligible for the programme.
  • Those with engineering or any other technical degree specialising in science and mathematics with at least 55% marks are eligible.
  • AND
  • Those who have passed graduation level examination with two subjects or one subject in graduation and one in class 12th level. The subjects are - English, Hindi, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, Mathematics, Commerce, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Home Science, Psychology, and Sociology.

Note: The qualification must be completed as of 1st July 2021.

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Test 2021 Application Process

The application process for the UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Exam 2021 is online. Candidates can easily apply through the official website. The last date for the online application submission was extended till 15th July 2021 (with a late fee). Without the late fee, the applications were accepted till 30th June 2021. Therefore, the university provided ample time for the submission of applications without any late fees. So, candidates are advised to submit their applications well in time to avoid a last-minute rush and save the late fee. Here is the detailed process for application submission.

Steps for Filling the UPRTOU B.Ed Application Form 2021

  • Visit the official website at http://www.uprtou.ac.in.
  • Click on the B.Ed./ B.Ed. SE Entrance Exam Application Form 2021-22 link.
  • Provide the information to complete the registration process. On successful registration, log in using your registered email Id and password.
  • Complete the application form with parents’ name, date of birth, course name, category, nationality, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of your recent passport size photograph and signature in JPG/ JPEG format.
  • Make application fee payment through online mode.
  • After successful fee payment, a confirmation email will be sent to your registered mobile number and email ID for payment confirmation.
  • After this, candidates must take a print of the confirmation page.

Application Fee

The category-wise application fee is paid online using a debit card/ credit card or internet banking facility.


Application Fee

Application Fee (with late fee)

General/ OBC

₹ 1000/-

₹ 1200/-


₹ 550/-

₹ 750/-

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Other Details

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Exam 2021 - Score Accepting Institutes

  • Shri Mahaveer Prasad Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Rajaji Puram, Lucknow
  • Chaudhary Tulsiram Yadav University, Ghosara, Tulsinagar, Allahabad
  • D.D. Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur
  • Dev Indrawati Mahavidyalaya, Ambedkar Nagar
  • Faiz-E-Aam Modern Degree College, Mathura
  • Krishna Sudama P.G. College, Sadat Ghazipur
  • Upardaha Degree College, Baraut, Allahabad
  • HN Mishra College of Education, Kanpur
  • D.J College, Baraut, Baghpat
  • T.D College, Jaunpur

UPRTOU B.Ed Entrance Exam 2021 - Admit Card

  • Admit cards for the UPRTOU B.Ed exam will be uploaded on the official website one week before the exam.
  • The admit card will have the test centre address, test time, date, candidate’s information, and exam day instructions.
  • Candidates can download the admit card using their login credentials.

UPRTOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Exam - Result

  • UPRTOU B.Ed entrance exam result will be released on the University's official website.
  • The result is announced in a merit list wherein the candidate's roll number, name, and merit rank are mentioned.
  • The admissions will be done based on the merit rank.

UPRTOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Exam - Counselling

  • After the result declaration, the counselling process will be held at the selected centers as per the schedule.
  • The information regarding the counselling process will be mentioned on the official website.
  • Candidates are required to report at the counselling centre with a counselling letter, scorecard, and other documents (in original and photocopy).
  • Candidates must also carry the bank demand draft for the course fee. The course fee is ₹ 16,000 per year.
  • The Demand Draft must be made in favour of ‘Finance Officer, UP Rajarshi Tandon Open University, Prayagraj’ from any nationalised bank.

UPRTOU B.Ed 2021 Entrance Exam - FAQs

Frequently asked questions related to the UPRTOU B.Ed entrance exam are mentioned below, along with the answers to the candidates’ queries.

Question 1: Can I submit the UPRTOU B.Ed application form through offline mode?

No. The applications will be accepted only through the online mode via the official website.

Question 2: What if I forget the password for my login access?

The password can be reset using the ‘Forgot Password’ option on the login window?

Question 3: Can I make the application fee payments through offline mode?

No. the Application fee is to be only via online mode.

Question 4: Can other state candidates apply for the entrance exam?


Question 5: Will other state candidates get reservation benefits?

No. Other state candidates will not get reservation benefits. Instead, they will be given admission under the open category.

Question 6: Is the examination conducted through CBT mode?

No. The exam will be conducted only in OMR based mode (pen-and-paper based).

Question 7: Will the question paper have questions in Hindi?

No. The medium of the exam will be English.

Question 8: Is there any counselling fee?

Yes, there is a counselling fee. General and OBC category candidates need to pay ₹ 200 while SC/ ST candidates need to pay ₹ 100 as counselling fee.