Kerala B.Ed. Online Application 2014. LBS Centre invited online applications for admission to the B.Ed. Degree Courses in Govt./Aided/Self Financing Colleges in Kerala for the academic year 2014-15.
This is a course leading to the Bachelors Degree in Education. The course extends for a period of one year/ two semesters. The course of study shall be by regular attendance for the requisite number of lectures and practical training. Practice teaching will be arranged during each semester in recognized schools near the colleges.
Read about Institutions and Subjects/Streams for the B.Ed. Course 2014 here: http://lbscentre.in/bed/downloads/collegelist.pdf.
Criteria of Eligibility for Admission
1. Nativity: Only Indian citizens are eligible for admission to professional courses unless otherwise notified. Holders of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards/ OCI (Overseas Citizen of India), will also be treated at par with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admission. However, PIO/OCI candidates will not be eligible for any kind of reservation. Candidates seeking admission to the courses will be categorized as Keralite and Non-Keralite.
2. Academic [General]
(i) Candidates should have passed the B.A./B.Sc. Degree examination under the 10+2+3 with one main subject and two subsidiary subjects from any of the Universities in Kerala or of any other University recognized by any of the Universities in Kerala as equivalent thereto for admission, subject to the stipulation regarding marks OR 10+2+5 pattern (Integrated M.Sc. Course)
(ii) Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from Universities outside Kerala should submit Eligibility/Equivalency Certificate stating that their qualifying examination is recognized by those Universities, for seeking admission to B.Ed. Degree course in a particular optional subject in a stream as applicable, along with their application.
The minimum requirement of marks for admission to B. Ed. Courses is 50% for Part III in Bachelor’s Degree [Science/Arts Subjects] (No rounding off of the percentage of marks to the nearest whole number is permitted) or 50% marks in Post Graduation for Commerce/ Information Technology/Computer Science / Home Science options in the concerned discipline.
Age: There is no upper age limit for admission to B. Ed. Courses.
How to Apply
Application for admission to B.Ed Courses 2014 in various Government/Aided/Self Financing Institutions can be registered only online through a single application. The provision for applying online is available at the website www.lbscentre.in. Submission of more than one application by a candidate will lead to rejection of the candidature.
The application fee will be as follows:
For General candidates: Rs.500/-
For SC / ST candidates: Rs.250/-
Application fee can be remitted by all applicants at any one of the notified branches of a Scheduled Bank in Kerala, using the chalan generated online during the process of submission of application form online.
Prospectus can be downloaded from the website www.lbscentre.in or can be obtained from any one of the Facilitation Centres of LBS Centre for Science and Technology on production of the student copy of the challan returned by the bank on remittance of application fee.
Submission of Application Form
There will be three stages for the submission of Application form and all stages are mandatory. Candidates shall complete all the stages of submission as per the time schedule.
Stage 1- Entering candidate details online followed by remittance of application fee at the branch of the scheduled bank after taking printout of the challan from the website www.lbscentre.in.
(i) Candidate shall visit the official website www.lbscentre.in and click the link “Admission to B.Ed Courses-2014”.
(ii) Candidate should then click the button “NEW CANDIDATE”. The personal details of the candidate have to be filled in the page thus obtained and saved.
(iii) A three part challan form (Candidate copy, Office copy and Bank copy) will then appear on the screen. Candidate has to take a printout of the challan and remit the requisite application fee at any branch of the designated bank.
(iv) After the remittance of fee in the bank, the candidate will get the student copy and office copy of the chalan from the bank.
Stage 2- Confirmation of Registration of Personal & Academic Data and forwarding of the printout of the application form with supporting documents.
i. After the remittance of fee, the candidate has to again visit the official website and click the link “Admission to B.Ed Courses-2014”, on the next day or within the prescribed time limit for completion of the online application registration process.
ii. The candidate has to click the button “LOGIN/FEE REMITTED CANDIDATE”.
iii. In the page displayed, he/she has to enter the Application number, chalan number and date of remittance of fee in the bank.
iv. Now the candidate will have to create and submit a password which must be made up of numerals or alphabets or a combination of both.
v. The candidate also has to answer the selected security question and click the button ‘CONFIRM’.
vi. After this procedure the candidate has to upload soft copy of the recently taken passport size photo in JPEG format with size not more than 20 Kb.
vii. On successful uploading of the photo the candidate will get a unique registration id. (This unique registration id along with application number and password will be required for subsequent login to the home page of the candidate.)
viii. The candidate has then to click the button ‘PROCEED’ and fill the required data in the personal data sheet that will appear and ‘SAVE’ it.
ix. On completion of this process, the candidate has to click the button ‘PRINT’ and take a printout, which is the application form.
x. The printout of the application form, along with office copy of the challan receipt, self attested copies of marklist(s), certificates/documents as per clause 7 shall be sent to the Director, LBS Centre for Science & Technology, Extra Police Road, Nandavanam, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram – 695033, Kerala, so as to reach within the scheduled time.
XI. Candidates under Sports Quota should forward the original application to The Director, LBS Centre for Science and Technology, Extra Police Road, Nandavanam, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram – 695033,
Kerala, and also forward a photocopy of the application to the concerned authorities mentioned in those Clauses.
Stage 3- After publishing the provisional rank list the candidate has to register college/course options during the prescribed time after declaration of results of the qualifying examination.
Certificates/Documents to be submitted along with the filled in Application.
(a) Self–attested photocopy of the S.S.L.C or any relevant school records to prove date of birth.
(b) Photocopy of the mark lists of all parts of the qualifying examination(s) and Degree/Provisional Certificate duly attested by a Gazetted Officer.
(c) Any one of the certificates to prove Nativity, in the Application Form.
(d) Certificates in support of claim for Communal Reservation, in the Application form, if applicable.
(e) Attested photocopy of certificates in support of Special reservation, if applicable.
(f) Copy of the Equivalency Certificate and Eligibility certificate from any of the Universities in Kerala, stating that, their Qualifying examination is recognized for seeking admission to B.Ed. Degree Course in a particular optional subject/in a stream as applicable, in case of Double or Triple main Candidates / or candidates who have passed the Degree Examination in Vocational or Specialized Courses under any scheme of Universities in Kerala.
(g) Attested photocopy of NSS/ NCC certificates at degree level, if applicable.
Submit the dully filled in application form with all supporting documents to the Director, LBS Centre on or before 07.10.2014 (05.00 PM). Application forms can also be sent by post so as reach in office of the Director, LBS Centre in time.
Important Points in B.Ed Centralized Allotment System 2014
- There will be separate application forms for General and SC/ST candidates.
- Mark the course(s) to which the candidate is to be considered in the application form (if eligible). Applicants will be considered for allotment only to those courses marked in the application form.
- Applications of candidates who do not register their personnel and academic data online and who do not give their Course/College options online within the time schedule will not be considered for allotment.
- The data entered during online registration will alone be used for processing. Hence entries made against each item during online registration should tally with the corresponding entries in the application form.
- Candidates shall take utmost care in finding out what exact codes of colleges and courses of their choice from the list given in Annexure I while registering their options online.
- The last date for remittance of application fee is 30.09.2014.
- Online registration can be done till 01.10.2014.