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CTET 2018 Online Applications – CBSE CTET News & Updates

All the CTET Aspirants, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) dates/schedule which was be held on 23rd July 2017 at the various exam centers throughout India but due to some reasons, it was postponed. The official notification for the TET will be released soon on the official portal i.e All the eligible and keen candidates who wish to make their career in teaching line may apply through online applications at the official portal. 
CBSE CTET 2017 Notification news

What is CTET:

This is a regular Test which is the essential qualification for any person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher in any schools of the Central Government (like KVS, NVS, Central Tibetan Schools, etc.) as well as schools under the administrative control of UT’s of Chandigarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu and Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and NCT of Delhi. Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD),  Government of India has charged the responsibility to CBSE, Delhi to conduct the Examination.

CTET Overview:

CTET 2017 Application Form, Exam Dates
Name of TestCentral Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)
Conducting AuthorityCentral Board of School Education (CBSE)
AvailabilityNot Announced
EligibilityUG/PG + D.Ed./B.Ed
Exam Dates2018
  • Paper 1 (PRT)
  • Paper 2 ( TGT)

Eligibility Criteria:

Those applicants who wish to apply should meet the following eligibility requirements to sit for the exam. There will be two levels of the Exam:
  1. Level I-Primary Level Teachers (Class 1st to 5th)
  2. Level II- Junior Level Teachers (Class 6 to 8 )

Educational Qualification: 

  1. Level I-Primary Level Teachers: Candidates wish to teach the Class 1st to 5th  should have Intermediate (Class 12th) Qualified with well n good marks plus have two years Diploma in Elementary Education (D.Ed.) or BSTC.
  2. Level II- Junior Level Teachers: Candidates wish to be the teacher of class 5th to 8th, should have Graduation Degree from any recognised University plus two years Diploma in  Elementary Education or B.Ed.

Also Read: HTET 2017 Haryana TET News

How to Apply Online:

  1. Open the CTET or CBSE official website i.e. or
  2. Click on Button label with “Apply Online for CTET 2018
  3. Read the instructions and then fill the application form carefully with correct details, then click Preview.
  4. Recheck all filled detail and submit for final registration.
  5. Print or save the system generated Registration Number and Password.
  6. Upload your scanned passport sized photograph and signature in required format and size, submit.
  7. Now, pay the application fee through either offline (Challan/Bank deposit) or online mode (Debit Card/Credit Card/Netbanking)
  8. Take the printout of “Confirmation Page” for the record and keep it for their future reference. 
  9. There is no need to be sent to CTET Unit. 
Examination and Application Fee:
CATEGORYOnly Paper – I or IIBoth Paper – I & II
For General & OBCRs.600/-Rs.1000/-
SC& ST & Differently Abled PersonRs.300/-Rs.500/-

CTET 2018 Important Dates:

 EventImportant Dates
Opening date for Online registration2018
Last Date of online application2018
Period of online correction in Particulars2018
Date of download Admit Card2018
CTET  Paper-I Primary Teacher (PRT) Exam2018
CTET Paper II (TGT) Exam2018
Declaration of Result2018

Selection Process & Conditions:

Selection Process:  Eligible Candidates for Teacher Jobs will be selected by marks obtained in Written Test.
Validity Period of TET Certificate:
  1. The Validity Period of CTET qualifying certification will be valid for seven years. The validity will be count from the all categories result from declaration date.
  2. No any restriction on the number of attempts a person can take for acquiring a TET Certificate.
  3. An individual who has qualified TET may also appear again for improving his/her score.

Syllabus and Exam Pattern:

PaperQuestions PatternSyllabus
I150 MCQs which carry
150 marks
  • Child development and pedagogy
  • Language I (compulsory)
  • Language II (compulsory)
  • Mathematics and environmental studies.
II150 MCQs which carry
150 marks
  • Child development and pedagogy (compulsory)
  • Language I (compulsory)
  • Language II (compulsory)
  • Mathematics and science (it’s for maths & science teacher)
    Social studies/Social science (it’s for social studies/social science teacher)

CTET Admit Card:

All the candidates who applied for Central TET, for those admit card will be open on the official website. Candidates can download it before one month from the date of examination. There is no entry without admit card in the examination hall. Admit Card bears all the basic details of the candidate like name, father’s name, Roll Number, Centre name & centre code with photo and sign on it. If any candidate has the problem in downloading admit card or in the case of any discrepancy, the candidate can contact the officials of the exam conducting authority.

CTET 2018 Results

The CTET result will be declared tentatively within 2-3 months from the date of examination. To be qualified, candidates must have marks percentages above the 60%. Eligible and qualified aspirant will be called for document verification and then after documents verification, the certificate will be issued. 

CTET Result Dates

February 2018May/June
September 2018September/October

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