SECRET Odisha 2017 Answer Key to be Released, for 9th July Exam


2017 SCERT Odisha entrance exam was conducted yesterday successfully. As the large number of candidates appeared for the SCERT Odisha answer key 2017, on July 12 or July 13 the entrance examination for admission to this year’s courses is expected to be released. The State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Odisha, and The Directorate of Teacher Education conducted the admission test for multiple teacher education courses on 9th July, 2017.

After the release of result student can download their allotment letter from the official website. Students by logging into their personal panel and entering their roll number and other necessary details can easily download their result.

Every year thousand of students register themselves for the said course. And this year the state-level entrance exam has been conducted by SCERT Odisha for admission to around and the seats are divided into following ways:

  • 6,650 seats in D.El.Ed. course
  • 2,000 seats in B.Ed.
  • 250 seats in M.Ed.
  • 75 seats in B.H.Ed.
  • 50 seats in Diploma in Art Education (Visual)
  • 36 seats in M.Phil

The admissions in these seats will be made on the basis of performance in the entrance exam across all DIETs, BIETs, government and non-government teacher education institutions.

The SCERT entrance exam has been organised for admission to the following courses:

  • D.El.Ed
  • Diploma in Art Education (Visual)
  • B.Ed. (Bachelor of Education)
  • B.H.Ed
  • M.Ed
  • M.Phil (Education)

The entrance test for D.El.Ed., M.Ed., M.Phil & Diploma in Art Education was conducted in the morning shift from 10 am to 12 noon. While , the test for remaining courses (B.Ed. & B.H.Ed.) was conducted in the afternoon shift from 2 pm to 4.30 pm. So the SCERT Odisha conducted the entrance exam in two shifts today. And the admit for the said exam was released on July 1 for all eligible applicants

The entrance exam was conducted at the district headquarters of all 30 districts including

  • Bhubaneswar
  • Berhampur
  • Rourkela
The entrance test for D.El.Ed. and Diploma in Art Education (Visual) comprised of 100 multiple choice questions. The questions were divided in two sections:

  • Section 1 – Language (English), Reasoning, General Awareness & Teaching Aptitude carried 40 marks
  • Section 2 – Odia/ Telugu/ Urdu, Mathematics, Social Science & Science carried 60 marks.

The entrance test for M.Ed. also comprised of 100 multiple choice questions, each carrying 1 mark. The M.Phil entrance test also had 100 questions of Master Degree (in Education) level.

SCERT Odisha entrance 2017 of B.Ed. (Arts & Science group) and B.H.Ed. course comprised of 2 papers.

  • Paper 1 was common for both courses and comprises of 50 multiple choice questions on Language (English), Education & General Awareness, Reasoning and Teaching Aptitude.
  • Paper 2 for B.Ed. course was divided in two sections: Section A for Arts group candidates and Section B for Science group candidates.

Each section had 100 questions of 1 mark each. The Paper 2 of B.H.Ed. course comprised of two subjects – Hindi and Odia. Each subject carried 50 marks. Overall, the entrance test carried total 150 marks.

The admissions to the courses is proposed to be made on the basis of merit list which will be prepared by taking into consideration the candidates’ performance in the entrance test. SCERT Odisha answer key 2017 is expected to be released by the authorities in next few days and the same will be provided here for the candidates appeared for today’s entrance test.

For more information students can visit the official website.