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Every year, Gauhati University organizes the Gauhati University B.Ed. Entrance Test (GUBEDCET) to select candidates for enrollment in the B.Ed. program. The GUBEDCET 2023 took place on 06 August 2023 for the academic session 2023-24. To secure admission for the B.Ed. program at Guwahati University, candidates need to successfully clear the entrance examination. This article provides a comprehensive overview of GUBEDCET 2023, encompassing details such as dates, the application process, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and more.
GUBEDCET 2023 Dates
To avoid missing out on important events, the candidates must be aware of the upcoming dates for GUBEDCET 2023. The below table enlists all the important dates for GUBEDCET 2023 which the candidates must check:
Start of Online Application
06 July 2023
Last date to fill the application form
25 July 2023
GUBEDCET entrance test date
06 August 2023
Declaration of result
GUBEDCET Application Form 2023
The application form for GUBEDCET 2023 was released on 06 July 2023 and the last date to fill the application form was 25 July 2023. The candidates had to fill the application form online only by following the steps given below:
- Visit the official website of exam conducting body.
- Upon reaching the homepage, select the link designated for the online application.
- Complete the form by inputting crucial information, including personal and educational details. It is imperative to ensure that all information corresponds accurately to your official documents, as they will undergo verification during the admission process.
- Upload a scanned copy of your signature and photograph following the specified format.
- Once all the necessary fields are filled, proceed by clicking the appropriate button, which will redirect you to the payment gateway.
- Finalize the application process by remitting the required application fee.
- Retrieve and save a copy of the completed application form for potential future use.
- The candidates who fill the application form will have to pay a certain application fee to complete the application process. The application fee can be paid in online mode using either Debit/ credit/ net banking methods. The application fee + entrance exam fee for GUBEDCET 2023 for all the candidates will be INR 1700 plus additional banking charges, if any.
GUBEDCET Eligibility 2023
Guwahati University imposes strict regulations regarding candidate eligibility for the entrance test. Only individuals who meet the specified criteria will be granted permission to participate in the examination. It is essential for candidates to thoroughly review the comprehensive eligibility criteria prior to completing the application form.
The eligibility criteria for GUBEDCET 2023 is given in the points below:
The candidate must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 50% (45% for the reserved candidates) with all the subjects put together.
The candidates who are appearing for the final year examination can also apply for GUBEDCET 2023.
GUBEDCET Reservation Policy 2023
Guwahati University prescribes some reservation policies for different categories of candidates. The general rules and guidelines of Guwahati University are applied for the GUBEDCET entrance test. The reservation policy for different candidates is given in the table below:
Category of the Candidates
OBC and MOBC
Son/ Daughter of Employees of the University
3 seats (Additional)
Note: If a reserved candidate fails to attain the reserved seat or it remains vacant, then that seat will be filled by the candidates from the general category.
GUBEDCET Exam Pattern 2023
Having a clear understanding of the GUBEDCET 2023 exam pattern is crucial for candidates, as it enables them to grasp the question types presented in the examination. This comprehension also aids candidates in devising an effective preparation strategy to attain favorable scores.
The GUBEDCET exam is administered in offline mode using OMR sheets and has a total duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes. The paper consists of objective-type questions, amounting to a total of 100. It encompasses four sections: General English, General Knowledge, Mental Ability, and Current India Education. The paper carries a total of 400 marks, distributed across these sections. Each correct response earns 4 marks, while an incorrect answer results in a deduction of 1 mark. Notably, unanswered questions do not incur any positive or negative marking.
Detailed exam pattern for GUBEDCET 2023 is given in the table below:
Mode of the Exam
Offline (OMR Based)
2 hours 30 minutes (150 minutes)
Language of the Paper
4: General Knowledge, General English, Mental Ability, Current India Education
Type of Questions
Total Number of Questions
4 marks for each correct answer
Section-wise Marking Scheme
GUBEDCET Result 2023
After GUBEDCET 2023 exam is conducted, Guwahati University will release the results within 10-15 days in the form of a merit list. The merit list will consist of the names of all the candidates who have qualified for the entrance test. The candidates who have their names on the list will be eligible for the further counseling process and further, if all goes well in the counselling process they will be allotted a seat in the desired college.
Tie Breaking Policy for GUBEDCET Result
In case of a tie between two or more candidates, the examination authority will consider the following tie-breaking policy to make the decision:
The candidate having a higher ratio of negative: positive marking will be considered.
In case of resolution by sections, the candidate having more score in Section A/B/C/D will be considered.
The candidate having the lowest number of unanswered questions in respective sections (A/B/C/D) will be considered.
In case the decision is not made on the above-mentioned resolutions, the examination authority will be responsible for making the final decision.
GUBEDCET Admit Card 2023
For the candidates who have registered for GUBEDCET 2023, admit card will be released at least one week before the exam. The candidates who have filled the application form can visit the official website and download the GUBEDCET admit card.
The GUBEDCET 2023 admit card will consist of all the important exam details such as time, venue, schedule, candidate details, etc. It is compulsory for all the candidates to bring a hard copy of the GUBEDCET admit card to the exam hall or else they won’t be allowed to sit for the examination.
The registered candidates can follow the given below steps to download the GUBEDCET 2023 admit card:
Visit the official website or click on the direct link updated above.
On the homepage, click on the link to download GUBEDCET 2023 admit card.
Enter all the required information such as application number, date of birth, and password, and click on login.
The admit card for the entered application number will be flashed on the screen.
The candidates are advised to download at least 2 copies of admit card and store it for further reference.
GUBEDCET Counselling Process 2023
The candidates who have their names in the merit list will be called for the counselling process. Through the counselling process, the candidates will be provided seats to respective colleges for admission to B.Ed. program. The seat allotment to the candidates will be done on the basis of selection by the candidate, the merit of the candidate, and the number of seats available.