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Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)

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  1. Important Dates
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. Application Fee
  4. How to Apply
  5. Paper Pattern
  6. Admit Card / Hall Ticket
  7. Cutoff
  8. Answer Key
  9. Results
  10. Contact Details

Teacher Eligibility Tests (TET), conducting all over India, are mandatory for a person to be eligible for appointment as a Teacher for class I to VIII. Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is conducting every year by Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi. CTET shall necessarily apply to the schools running under administrative control of Central Government, UT of Chandigarh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli and NCT of Delhi. CTET may also apply to unaided private schools.

Candidates can get the full details of CTET Exam 2016 such as Notification Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.

The application for CTET - SEPT 2016 has been made completely online with the facility to upload latest photograph and signature of the applicant. The particulars will be filled online and the scanned images of latest photograph and signature (in JPG format only) will be uploaded at the time of filling the application form. The candidates are advised to keep the scanned images of latest photograph and signature of the candidates ready in JPG format before applying online.

About CTET Exam
Exam Name: Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)
Conducting Board: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi
Commonly called as: CTET
Exam Level: National Level
Stream: Teacher Eligibility Entrance Exam

Important Dates

CTET SEPT Exam Dates / Exam Schedule
Events Dates
Submission of On-line application 22.06.2016 to 18.07.2016
Last Date for submission of fee through E-challan or Debit/Credit Card 19.07.2016 (Before 3:30 PM)
Final status of Candidates-Check Status & Particulars of candidates whose fees received 20.07.2016
Period for On-line Corrections in Particulars 20.07.2016 to 25.07.2016
Download Admit Card from CTET website 17.08.2016
Date of Examination 18.09.2016 (Sunday)

Schedule Of Examination

Date Of Examination Paper Timing Duration
18.09.2016 Paper-II 09:30 to 12:00 Hours 2:30 Hours
18.09.2016 Paper-I 14:00 to 16:30 Hours 2:30 Hours

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualifications for becoming Teacher for Classes I-V: Primary Stage
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known) OR
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002. OR
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). OR
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education)*. OR
- Graduation and passed or appearing in final year of two year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known).

Minimum Qualifications for becoming Teacher for Classes VI-VIII: Elementary Stage
- Graduation and passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known). OR
- Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed). OR
- Graduation with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations issued from time to time in this regard. OR
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). OR
- Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year B.A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed. OR
- Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year B.Ed. (Special Education)*.

Relaxation up to 5% in the qualifying marks in the minimum Educational Qualification for eligibility shall be allowed to the candidates belonging to reserved categories, such as SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled.

Application Fee

CTET SEPT 2016 Registration & Examination Fee Structure
CATEGORY Only Paper - I or II Both Paper – I & II
General/OBC Rs.600/- Rs.1000/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled Person Rs.300/- Rs.500/-

Mode of Payment:
- Remittance through E-Challan by depositing the prescribed fee in CTET Exam Fee Account with Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank.
- By Debit/Credit Card.

How to Apply

- Candidates can apply ‘ON-LINE’ through CTET website www.ctet.nic.in.

- The candidate should supply all details while filling the Online Form and upload their scanned images of latest photograph & signature.

- After successful submission of data and requisite fee Candidates are required to take a printout of Confirmation Page for the record and keep it for their reference.

- The Confirmation Page is not required to be sent to CTET Unit.

Method of Submission of Online Application Form:
STEP 1: Log on to CTET official website www.ctet.nic.in.

STEP 2: Go to the link “Apply Online ” and open the same.

STEP 3: Fill in the Online Application Form

STEP 4: Upload Scanned Images of latest Photograph and Signature

STEP 5: Pay examination Fee by e-challan or debit/credit card

STEP 6: Print Confirmation page for the record and future reference.

The candidate’s particulars cannot be changed/edited once the examination fee has been submitted.

Paper Pattern

All questions in CTET will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), with four alternatives out of which one answer will be correct. Each carrying one mark and there will be no negative marking.

There will be two papers of CTET.
(i) Paper I will be for a person who intents to be a teacher for classes I to V.

(ii) Paper II will be for a person who intents to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII

Note: A person who intents to be a teacher for both levels (classes I to V and classes VI to VIII) will have to appear in both the papers (Paper I and Paper II).

Paper I (for Classes I to V) Primary Stage : Duration of examination-Two-and-a-half hours Structure and Content (All Compulsory)

Schedule Of Examination

Sr.No Subject MCQ Marks
(i) Child Development and Pedagogy 30 MCQs/td> 30 Marks
(ii) Language I (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iii) Language II (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iv) Mathematics 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(v) Environmental Studies 30 MCQs 30 Marks
Total 150 MCQs 150 Marks

Paper II (for Classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage : Duration of examination – Two-and-a-half hours Structure and Content (All Compulsory)

Schedule Of Examination

Sr.No Subject MCQ Marks
(i) Child Development & Pedagogy(compulsory) 30 MCQs/td> 30 Marks
(ii) Language I (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iii) Language II (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iv) Mathematics and Science 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(v) Social Studies/Social Science 30 MCQs 30 Marks
Total 150 MCQs 150 Marks

Admit Card / Hall Ticket

The candidates may download Admit Card from CTET website and appear for the examination at the given Centre.

The candidate should also download hall ticket from University official website.

The candidate should verify all the information in the admit card. If any issue is found, then get it corrected with the concerned authority.

The candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination hall. Without it, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It is also very important to document for the further admission processes.

Cutoff

Candidates have who score more than cut off Marks would feature in the merit list. Candidates names included in the merit list will be called for counselling rounds. Candidates can check previous years cut off marks to get an idea of Cut off for the current year as cut-off will be declared after the declaration of Result.

Answer Key

The OMR sheet and the Answer Key of CTET examination will be displayed on CTET official website for which a public notice will be issued in all leading newspapers. The Candidates can download the same in the given stipulated time.

Thereafter the Candidates can also seek a photocopy of their OMR Sheet of CTET by paying fee of Rs.500/- per OMR, by way of Demand Draft in favour of
Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education drawn on any Nationalized Bank and payable at Delhi.

Results

The candidates are also advised to download the Result / Rank Cards from the CTET website after publication of results.

Contact Details

Central Board Of Secondary Education, Delhi
Central Teacher Eligibility Test Unit
Ps 1-2, Institutional Area,
I P Extension,
Patparganj,
Delhi-11009

Contact No: 011-22235774, 22240104 Fax: 22240103

Email: [email protected]

http://ctet.nic.in/CMS/Public/Home.aspx

List of suggested books for CTET exam preparations.

  • Bhartiya State Bank Sahyoi banko me lipikiye bharti pariksha 4th  Edition by G K
  • CTET Paper II Elementary Level Social Science (Hindi) by CBH Editorial Board

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