The Uttar Pradesh Joint Entrance Examination for B.Ed was held successfully on 22nd April 2016. The aspirants who had applied have appeared for the exam in huge number.
The Lucknow university has conducted the exam across the state and the candidates who had appeared are now waiting for the answer keys. The official answer keys can be downloaded from the official website once they are out.
The exam which was taken by more than 25 thousand candidates also witnessed unprecedented security measures. Earlier District Magistrate Raj Shekhar said that within a radius of 100 metres of all exam centres, no cyber cafes, or photostat points will be allowed to open shop during the exam period.
Twenty-seven centre representatives and 112 observers had been deputed during the two exam sessions held between 8-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m., to ensure no copying. 14 major cities of the Uttar Pradesh state had been made as the exam centres for the UP Joint Entrance Test for B.Ed.
UP B.Ed is a 2 years course. Online registration was started on February 10, 2016 and March 12, 2016 was the last date to submit the application online. The candidates who get more than 60% will have the chance to crack into any of the institutions. Those who qualify in the exam will be called for the counselling process. The counselling process will begin in June while the commencement of College and Session would be in July.
Source: Rahul Pandey, City Journalist - Lucknow, CollegeDekho