Government College of Education (C.T.E.), Banipur ESTD. 1948

Approved by NCTE & Affiliated to The West Bengal University of Teachers' Training, Education Planning and Administration (WBUTTEPA)

Government College of Education, Banipur (C.T.E.)

Since 1948 P.G.B.T College, Banipur offered various educational courses in its  premises. This college was famous in West Bengal as P.G.B.T College. Earlier The college  was fully residential. Total student strength was 200. (Both Male and Female).From 1991-1992 this college has been transformed into a B.Ed college named as GOVT COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, BANIPUR. Presently this college offers only B.Ed course. This course is regular and of two years duration.  The total intake capacity of the B.Ed.course is only 50 students per year.

Entire admission process is on ‘Stand-alone’ basis under WBUTTEPA (Vide Ref. no. WBUTTEPA/RO/143B/2018, date: 20.03.2018)


Tuition Fee for 24 months Rs. 2400.00
Admission fee 0
Mode of Payment: Online through “Bill Desk” after being selected at counselling


At least 50% marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s Degree in Sciences/ Social Sciences / Humanity or
At least 55% marks in Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with specialization in Science and Mathematics or other qualification equivalent thereto.
( Relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST/PWD)
(As per NCTE regulation, 2014 and Rules of The West Bengal University of Teachers’ Training Education Planning and Administration and Department of Education, Science and Technology and Biotechnology, Government of West Bengal)

Criteria for Studying Method Subjects offered by the College

Method Subjects:

Elligibility (Subject studied at B.A/B.Sc/B.Com/Master Degree level)

Bengali Bengali
Sanskrit Sanskrit
Hindi Hindi
Music Any Kind of Vocal Music
Education Education
Psychology Psychology, Applied Psychology
History History, Ancient History, Medieval History, Islamic History, Modern History
Geography Geography, Remote Sensing & GIS
Physical Science Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, Biochemistry, Environmental Science
Life Science Zoology, Botany, Physiology, Microbiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Bio-Technology, Anthropology
Mathematics Mathematics, Statistics

Seat Matrix


Method Subject: General SC## ST## PWD# TOTAL
Bengali 03 01



Sanskrit 03 01
Hindi 03 01
Music 03 01
Education 03 01
Psychology 03 00
History 03 01
Geography 03 01
Physical Science 03 01
Life Science 03 01
Mathematics 02 01
Total Fresher** 32 10 02 01
Total Deputed* 02* 01 01 01

Total Seat





* Includes Deputed Candidates from govt. Schools
# PWD Less than 40% of disability will be treated as General
## SC/ST outside West Bengal will be treated as General