B.ED:- Total number of seats are 200 which is recognized by Northern Regional Committee, NCTE, Jaipur wide its code APN 02313 and affiliated to Himachal PradeshUniversity, Shimla. (H.P).


The candidates who wish to apply for the regular two year B.Ed course in Department of Education H.P. University, Shimla Govt. College of Teacher Education. Dharamsala and in any of the private/self - financing College of Education recognized by NCTE and affiliated to H.P. University should fulfil the following criteria.


The candidates with at least 50percent marks either in the Bachelors Degree (Medical / Non-Medical/Arts/ Commerce) and or in the Masters Degree or any other qualification equivalent thereto and 45percent marks in case of SC/ST/OBC/Physically Handicapped/Self Ex-Serviceman categories from a recognized University established by law in India are eligible for admission to the programme. Provided further that for the purpose of eligibility for admission to the course 0.50percent or above shall be considered equal to 1percent [Notification No. 4-9/94 HPU (Acad) dated 27.06.1995].


  1. The candidates who have appeared in B.A/B.Sc./B.Com III year examination and the result of the same has not yet been declared can also apply for B.Ed Entrance Test. However, the admission will be subject to the production of aggregate marks at B.A/B.Sc./B.Com level as per the eligibility clause of the prospectus on the day of admission/counselling. In case a candidate does not fulfil the eligibility conditions on the particular day of admission/counselling, he/she will have no right for admission to the B.Ed course.
  2. 85 percent seats are reserved for Bonafide/Domicile candidates of Himachal Pradesh and 15percent to the candidates of the other states.

AGE : There is no upper age limit for candidates applying to the regular B.Ed course of two year

(High Court orders in I.PA No. : 104 of 2012 decided on August 27, 2012).