Sastra University B.Ed. Admissions 2018

Last Updated - June 06 2018

Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy, known as SASTRA UNIVERSITY, is a deemed university which provides undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses in different streams such as Engineering, Science, Education, Management, and Arts.

The university’s full name specifies Arts, Sciences, Technology, and Research, and courses are taught across a wide academic field. One of the most renowned of these is the school of Mechanical Engineering, established in 1984 as an original school of the university. Today the school offers undergraduate degrees in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Mechatronics, as well as integrated masters in Advanced Manufacturing and Automobile Engineering.

The School of Law offers a five-year LL.B programme. Under the snappy strapline ‘Lawgically speaking’ each year the school holds a Moot Court competition, attracting students from across universities in India to pit the legal skills and public debating ability of students against one another until a champion is crowned.

Sastra University also offers education via distance learning modes and provides the following programmes:

  • Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) – Specialisation in Bharatanatyam
  • Bachelor of Astrology
  • Master in Fine Arts (M.F.A.) – Specialisation in Bharatanatyam
  • Master of Astrology

Admission to the above-mentioned programmes is done on the basis of merit and via the ranking system. There is no entrance exam for any of the above-mentioned courses.

Aspirants with the relevant degree can register themselves online/offline and submit the need fee to complete the application procedure. If selected by the admissions team of the university, aspirants will be intimated for the counseling session

  • Method of Application



    10th Feb 2018 - 27th Jun, 2018

Eligibility Criteria


Bachelor of Education (2 years)


  • Aspirant must possess a bachelor degree in B.A/B.Lit/B.Sc/B.Com/Tamil/English/ Physics/Mathematics/Applied Physics/Chemistry/Applied Chemistry/Bio-Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology/Microbiology/Environmental Science/Applied Geography/ History/ Computer Science/Computer Applications/Information Technology/ Geography


Aspirants should possess a postgraduate degree with the undergraduate degree in the same subject in Economics/Home Science from a recognized University.

  • Teachers should be currently in service with two years of full-time teaching experience in a nursery/primary/secondary/higher secondary school in Tamil Nadu recognized by the state or central government.
  • The candidate should be currently working in a government recognized school.

B.F.A. (Specialization in Bharatanatyam)


Aspirants should have finished 10+2 from any recognized board with fundamental knowledge of Bharatanatyam (OR) must possess a Diploma of Dance from any recognized institution.

M.F.A. (Specialization in Bharatanatyam)


Aspirants should possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a fundamental knowledge of Bharatanatyam.

Bachelor of Astrology (3 years)


The aspirant must have passed 10+2 qualifying examination or should possess a Diploma in Astrology or equivalent studies.

Master of Astrology (2 years)


The aspirant must possess any bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.

Step to Apply


Step to Apply:

  • Aspirants should also submit the registration fee of INR 650 in case of B.Ed. and INR 360 to apply for BFA & MFA via online method of payment through debit/credit cards
  • Applications and prospectus can also be collected in person or by post from the Office of Admissions, SASTRA University upon payment via Demand Draft or cash.
  • Aspirants can fill the online application form with the relevant details along with the photograph and signature within the size limits as permitted by the University
  • The fee can also be submitted via demand draft (DD) to be sent in favor of SASTRA University and payable at Thanjavur, along with the print out of the form duly filled.

Admission Procedure


Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

Admission for B.Ed will be merit-based. However, there is various seat allocation for distinct subject degree holders.

Allocation of seats is given below:

SubjectPercentage of Allocation
Tamil (B.A/B.A Lit)35%
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Applications, Computer Science, Information Technology15%
Physics, Applied Physics, Electronics, Geo-Physics, Bio-Physics, Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Botany, Plant Biology, Environmental Science, Bio-Technology, Zoology, Micro Biology15%
History, Indian Culture, Geography, Applied Geography, M.A Economics/Commerce, M.Sc, Home Science25%



Aspirants will be shortlisted for admission via merit and selected aspirants can join the institute straight.


Important Notes:


At the time of counseling, aspirants should bring the following documents with them:

  1. Copies of certificates of 10,10+2, Graduation, and Post-graduation (if applicable)
  2. Experience certificate endorsed by The Principal/Head Master/Head Mistress or any other competent authority.
  3. Proof of Date of Birth
  4. Copies of certificates in support of NCC/NSS activities.
  5. Passport Size photographs

At the time of admission, all the aspirants must bring along these original documents with them:

  1. Marksheets and certificates of 10, 10+2, Diploma, Graduation, Post-graduation, M.Phil., Ph.D. (whichever applicable)
  2. Passport size photographs

Hostel Facility: In total, 14 hostels are offered by the university for boys and girls, and messes are run on a dividing system.

*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification allowed by the University/College

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