Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) - Course Overview

Duration: 4.0 yrs | Mode: Regular| Avg. Fees: 1,00,000 / Year

26 courses | 23 colleges

About Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed)

Bachelor of Elementary Education is a 4-year professional degree course that offers training in elementary education. In the first 3 years of the course, candidates study a combination of theory and practicals. Whereas in the last year of the course they teach directly in school, as a part of their training.The programme is available in both Hindi and English language. The programme is designed to impart subject knowledge, communication skills, child psychology, and pedagogical knowledge.

Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) Eligiblity Criteria

  • Minimum Qualification Required: 10+2
  • Minimum Marks Required ( Aggregate) : 50% to 55% varies from college to college

Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) Syllabus

First year:


Child Development

Craft & Participatory Work

Core Mathematics

Nature of Language

Academic Enrichment Activities

Core Social Sciences

Contemporary India

Communication/ Interactive Skills

Core Natural Sciences


Second Year:


English 1

Social Science 1

Political Science 1

Hindi 1

Science 1

History 1

Mathematics 1

Geography 1

Geography 1B

Biology 1

Chemistry 1

Economics 1


Third Year:


Basic Concepts of Education

English 2

Biology 2

School Planning & Management

Mathematics 2

Logico- Mathematics Education

Environmental Studies

Chemistry 2

Physics 2

Career Options and Job Prospects

B.El.Ed degree opens various employment opportunities in the education sector. It also enables students for appointments in NDMC, MCD, Kendriya Vidyalayas, Navodaya Vidyalayas and other private schools across the country. Other job profiles offered to a B.El.Ed candidate is a pre-primary teacher, junior content writer, career counsellor, proofreader, etc. The average starting salary of B.El.Ed graduate is from Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh. Some of the most sought-after jobs in B.El.Ed:

  • Government/ Private Schools
  • Coaching Centres
  • Education Consultancies
  • Publishing Houses
  • Colleges/ Universities
  • Research & Development Agencies
  • Private Tuition/ Home Tuition