Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) plays a significant role in promoting the desired growth of higher education through Open-distance learning system (ODL). Our country will be a super power only when it achieves the targeted growth of higher education, which it achieves the targeted growth of higher education, which is possible by the intervention of open and distance learning. The University having a strong genesis of the Institute of Correspondence Course and Continuing Course and Continuing Education (ICC&CE), a pioneer in the Asian continent, was established in 1996 under the state enactment – KSOU Act 1992. As lucidly inscribed in its motto “Higher Education to Everyone Everywhere,” KSOU is evolving the strategies to reach the door-steps of the students not only in the state of Karnataka but also in the country and abroad.
The duration of the B.Ed Degree Programme is two years. Every candidate has to attend three Contact Programmes compulsorily within two years of admission. Only then the candidate becomes eligible to appear for practical and theory examinations. Those who have not completed the theory examinations within the stipulated time have to complete the same within four years of admission.
Medium of Instruction:
The B.Ed Degree Programme is offered by the University through the medium of both Kannada and English. Candidates will have to give their option for the medium of Instruction. Similarly, students can submit assignments and attempt the term-end examination in the medium of their choice. Audio-Video Programmes, Contact Programmes and Practice Teaching will be provided through the medium they prefer as far as possible.