The Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) programme of Indira Gandhi National Open University aims at developing the competencies and understandings required by practising teachers for the effective process of teaching-learning at the secondary stage. An in-service teacher need to have a Bachelor's or higher degree from a recognised university and full time regular teaching experience for two years on permanent/temporary basis as Graduate/ Primary/ Post Graduate Teachers in, secondary/ primary/senior secondary/ higher school recognized by a state or central government or a union territory. Entrance-Test is conducted across the country and admissions are taken Regional Centre-wise on the basis of the score acquired in the test. This two year Programme can be completed within 4 years. Both English and Hindi are the mediums for studying the same. The national level entrance test needs a lot of practise of the previous year's question papers. The university semester exams can also be cleared with ease if you go through the previous B.Ed papers.