Bachelor of Education

First year admissions for the academic year 2023-24

How to become a Somaiya student

Bachelor of Education ( B.Ed) is a preparatory  professional pre service Teacher Education course undertaken to gain credentials to successfully become teachers. It is a 2 year 4 semester course matching international standards and enriched with a variety of add on diploma and certificate courses. Career prospects include: Teachers, curriculum designers and content writers, supervisors.


Schedule for Admission Cycle - 5

Application Open 1st June, 2023 
Application Closes                 10th June, 2023
Date of Personal Interview 12th June,2023
Date of Result Declaration 14th June, 2023
Application form cost (Cycle -5) 



PERA CET  2023 Start Date 5th June, 2023
PERA CET 2023 Last Date 25th June, 2023
PERA CET Examination Date 28th, 29th and 30th  June, 2023
PERA CET 2023 Result Date To be announced 

Important Note:

  1. The above schedule of phases may be revised on the basis of any changes in the existing schedule of the above mentioned entrance examinations.
  2. More phases may get added to include any additional relevant entrance examination.
  3. As per recommendations/suggestions received from the admitting authorities of Somaiya Vidyavihar University.

Annual Fee for First Year B.Ed AY 2023-24

                             Particulars                                   For Indian Students      For NRI & Other Students
Tuition Fees 1,53,200.00 1,69,000.00
Development Fees 15,300.00 17,000.00
Exam Fees 4,000.00 5,000.00
I-Card Fees 500.00 500.00
Library Fees 500.00 500.00
Other Fees 1,500.00 2,000.00
Total 1,75,000.00 1,94,000.00


  • There may be an approximate increase of 8% in the annual fees for the subsequent years of study for those students who are admitted in the F.Y.B.Ed in Academic Year 2023-24.

Cancellation Policy for First Year B.Ed 2023-24.

Cancellation policy will be as per the UGC circular issued for cancellation of admission for academic year 2023-24. It will be notified in due course of time.





After commencement of the B.Ed programme, if a student wants to take a break for any valid reason, then he/she can do so as per the following norms :

The academic break can be granted to any student by the Dean and the maximum period for an academic break can vary from one semester to one year only. This will be based on the Dean getting convinced of the reason for academic break.

Eligibility for academic break:

  • Serious personal medical reasons involving hospitalization or serious family issues, on the condition of providing valid medical certificates or relevant documents.
  • Pregnancy/Maternity

The Dean will approve the academic break and forward the application of the student to the admission/ department for necessary process.

The academic break can be granted to any student at most once during the programme for the maximum period of academic one year.

  • Payment of Fees for the academic break: If the student has informed the Dean regarding academic break before the commencement of the relevant year and not paid the total fees for that year, then if his/her academic break is granted, he/she can pay the total fee (100%) prevalent at that time when he seeks re-admission.
  • If a student wants to take academic break after the commencement of the academic year, but he/she has not attended the classes and if the fees is not paid, then while seeking readmission he/she has to pay the total fee (100%) plus 25% of the total fee as re-admission fee to continue his/her studentship.
  • If the student has paid the total fee for the entire year and then sought the academic break after commencement of that academic year in the middle of semester again, then he/she has to pay 25% of the total fee prevalent at that time, towards re-admission in subsequent years.

Following documents are required for B.Ed. Admissions: (Self- attested xerox copies)

  • Bachelor degree (any stream) Marksheet and Convocation Certificate
  • Post-Graduation Passing & Convocation Certificate(Applicable to PG student)
  • Score card for at least one of the following: PERA CET B.Ed 2023 Exam or MH-CET B.Ed 2023 or any state CET B.Ed 2023 Examination
  • CGPA Certificate
  • Gap Certificate (if applicable)
  • Copy of Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Caste Validity Certificate (if applicable)
  • Any valid ID proof
  • Gazette mandatory for married female candidate-(For change in name)
  • Birth Certificate/ Leaving Certificate
  • Pass-port size photograph 
  • Self declaration of the candidate in specified format (?“Gujarati Linguistic Minority Community Students Self Declaration” proforma) Download Form
  • Certificate from respective community/ samaj stating that they belong to the Gujarati Speaking Community.
  • Affidavit
    Annexure 1 -Candidate who has completed 18 years of age while making the Affidavit Download Form

Admissions are open to all

  • Resident Indian students
    • Residents of Maharashtra (domicile)
    • All citizens of India
  • Other students
    • Non-resident Indian (NRI)
    • Person of Indian Origin (PIO)
    • Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)
    • International Students


  • The candidate should be an Indian National and must have- Minimum 50% or above marks either in the Bachelor Degree and / or in the Master Degree in Sciences/ SocialSciences/Humanity/Commerce Subjects from any UGC recognised University of India. Candidates having Bachelors in Engineering/Technology with specialization in Science/Mathematics/Pharmacy/Law /Management/Fine Arts/Performing Arts must have 55% and above marks .


  • The Candidate should have appeared for PERA-CET B.Ed 2023/MAH – B.Ed CET 2023 or any state CET B.Ed 2023 Exam and should obtain a qualifying score in this Exam.


  • Somaiya Personal Interview
  • A provisional seat will be offered based on the merit, and availability of seats. The candidate will be communicated via email about his/her status of admission whether confirmed or waitlisted.
  • A candidate who is offered a provisional seat will need to pay Rs.70,000/- as per stipulated admission schedule (i.e. deadline) to secure the confirmed admission.
  • Candidate who does not pay the requisite amount as per the deadline will lose his/her claim on the confirmed seat during that phase.
  • A candidate who has been allotted a provisional/confirmed seat as per his/her first choice but fails to secure the same within the deadline, his/her candidature will not be considered in further rounds of that phase.
  • Provisional admission needs to be confirmed within four working days of declaration of result of graduation or equivalent examinations, by paying the remaining balance of fees.
  • The final confirmation of admission is subject to physical verification of the documents. In case of non-availability of valid documents, the confirmation of the admission will result in cancellation.
  • In case, if the result of graduation or equivalent examination is declared prior to seat allotment/payment of fees (in any of the phases/rounds) whichever is earlier, and the candidate satisfies the eligibility criteria, then the allotted seat will be treated as final seat instead of the provisional seat and the candidate needs to confirm the seat by paying full/balance fees as is applicable
  • Cancellation rules are available on the website for reference.
  • The admission schedule may change under unavoidable circumstances or as per directive /instructions from admitting authorities of Somaiya Vidyavihar University. The revised schedule, if any, will be notified on the website.

Step 1

Candidates with any graduate or post graduate degree will be eligible to apply for Somaiya B.Ed. The Application fee  is neither refundable nor transferable under any circumstances.


Step 2

Candidates should enroll for PERA CET 2023. For more details please visit PERA Website Registration link for PERA CET Examination  Candidates qualifying any state CET 2023 will also be applicable for Somaiya B.Ed Program. PERA CET Guidelines-


Step 3

A provisional seat will be offered based on the merit, and availability of seats taken together. The candidate will be communicated via email about his/her offered seat or waitlisted number.


Guidelines for filling online forms at K.J. Somaiya College of Education                                                                     

  • NRI: Non Resident Indian as per the definition given in the section 6 of the Income Tax Act 1961. ‘NRI Candidate’ means a candidate who is a child/ward of the person who has the ‘NRI status’ as defined under section 6 of the Income Tax Act.
  • PIO: Person of Indian Origin (PIO) or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) means a citizen of any country other than Bangladesh or Pakistan who had (a) at any time held Indian passport or (b) he or either of his parents or any of his grandparents was a citizen of India by virtue of the Constitution of India or the Citizenship Act, 1955 or (c) the person is a spouse of an Indian citizen or a person referred to in (a) or (b)
  • CIWGC: Children Of Indian Persons Working In Gulf Countries
  • FN: Foreign Nationals, foreign passport holder