BRAOU Admission 2023-24 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Courses

BRAOU Admission 2023: Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University is an open university in the state of Telangana. The University offers various degree programs in multiple streams such as Arts, Science, Commerce, Education, and Management. It was set up in 1982 in order to promote distance learning and provide various UG & PG programs through distance learning mode. Check here complete details BRAOU Admission 2023 details on this page.

BRAOU Admission 2020

BRAOU Admission 2023 Updates

BRAOU Application process will be started from the 2nd week of April 2023.  After the release of official notification, interested candidates can apply for the same. 

BRAOU Admission 2023: Important Dates

Commencement of Application 2nd week of April 2023
Online Application Form Starts 2nd week of April 2023
Last date for an online application form 2nd week of May 2023
Application Fee starts 2nd week of April 2023
Application fee last date 2nd week of May 2023
Admit Card 7 days before the exam
Date of Exam 1st week of June 2023
Result Last week of June 2023
Counselling July-August 2023

Courses offered through BRAOU Admission 2023

  • MA in History, Economics, Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology, English, Telugu, Hindi, Urdu
  • PG Diploma in Human Rights (PGDHR), Women’s Studies (PGDWS), Business Finance (PGDBF), Marketing Management (PGDMM), Environmental Studies (PGDES), Cultural Heritage & Tourism (PGDCHT), Writing for Mass Media in Telugu (PGDWMMT)
  • M.Sc. In Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Botany, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics, Zoology, Psychology
  • Phil/Ph.D. in Hindi, Telugu, English, Physics, History, Economics, Sociology, Commerce, Education, Chemistry, Mathematics, Political Science, Business Management, Environmental Science, Public Administration, Library & Inf. Science
  • Other Courses: Ed, B. Ed (Special Education), BA, B. Com, B. Sc., B.Li.Sc, MBA (General), MBA (Healthcare), M.Com, M.Li.Sc

Eligibility Criteria

B. Ed

BA/B.Sc/B.Com B.Sc. Home Science/BCA/BBM/BBA with two years of teaching experience or as a Temporary teacher in any Primary/Middle/High School recognized by State/Central/Govt/Union Territory OR Engineering degree with 55% marks in aggregate (40% for SC/ST)

B. Ed (Special Education)

  • BA/B.Com/B.Sc(Home Sci)/BCA/BBA degree.

BA/ B. Com

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 examinations from a recognized board.

B. Sc.

  • Candidates must have passed intermediate in Science stream from a recognized board OR Candidates must possess at least one year of experience in the field of Science and Technology.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with work experience in Library Science OR Graduate with DLISc/CLISc OR 50% Marks in Graduation OR Degree in Engineering/ Law or Pharmacy.


  • Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in the relevant field can apply.

PG Diploma

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

MBA (General)

  • Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field can apply.


  • Bachelor’s degree with the relevant subject.


  • Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in B. Com/BBA/BBM field from a recognized university.


  • B.Li.Sc degree with at least 40% marks (35% for SC/ST) in aggregate.

M.Phil/ Ph.D.

  • Master’s degree with 55% marks (50% for SC/ST/PH) in the relevant discipline.

Process of BRAOU Admission 2023

B.Ed, B.Ed (Special Education), BA/ B.Com/ B.Sc./ B.Li.S, M.Sc.

  • Entrance Test score: Candidates will be selected on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance exam.

MA, PG Diploma, M.Sc. / M.Com/ M.Li.Sc

  • Candidates will be selected on the basis of the marks obtained in the qualifying exam.


  • Entrance Test (ICET), Group Discussion and Personal Interview

M.Phil/ Ph.D.

  • Written Test followed by an interview. OR Candidates with a valid UGC/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET/ SLET/ M.Phil or GATE score are exempted from the university-based entrance test

Exam Pattern

B.Ed & B. Ed (Special Education)

  • The Entrance Test will consist of 100 MCQs for 100 marks.
  • 25 marks for English Comprehension and 25 & 50 marks for Telugu Proficiency and Mental Ability respectively.
  • The Test for Special Education will consist of 40 marks for English Comprehension and 60 marks for Mental Ability & Reasoning.

For B.Ed

Paper Topics Marks Duration
Paper-I General English 25
Paper-II Proficiency in Telugu 25 2 Hours
Paper-III General Mental Ability 50

For B.Ed (SE)

Paper Topics Marks Duration
Paper-I General English 40
Paper-II General Mental Ability 60 2 Hours


  • Final admission is based on Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
  • Candidates who will qualify in the entrance examination will be called for GD.
  • Later the candidates will proceed to the personal interaction session.

M.Phil & PhD.

  • Admission is offered on the basis of a valid score in the written test followed by an interview.
  • Candidates have to secure at least 40% marks (35% for SC/ST/PH) in the interview round in order to qualify.

Documents required during Counselling

  • Date of Birth Certificate / SSC Certificate.
  • Intermediate / 10+2 Certificate.
  • Degree/PG (the relevant subject of Pedagogy) Year-wise Marks Memos/Consolidated Memo.
  • Integrated Caste Certificate if applicable.
  • Medical Board Certificate (for PH candidates issued by Competent Authority)
  • Transfer Certificate of the Last Study.
  • Migration Certificate for other than Dr. BRAOU Students
  • RCI Approved Diploma/Degree Pass Certificate.
  • Study Certificates (IX to Degree) or Residence Certificate.

5 thoughts on “BRAOU Admission 2023-24 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Courses”

  1. I am a PG holder in English with 55percentage of marks.I would like to do phd in English from braou,Hyderabad during the academic year2021.

  2. I am Post Graduate Engineer {M.Tech(Thermal Engineering, PTPG)} from JNTU, Hyderabad and passed in distinction. I would like to do Ph.D in Engineering/Management through Dr BRAOU for the academic year 2021-22, I request you to give me details of entrance examination for the same.

  3. I graduated in Ece. I am looking froward to doing my Masters in English. How do I proceed with admissions for distance learning with BRAOU..?
    kindly walk me through the process and eligibilty criteria and entrance exam details.
    thank you


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