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CTET 2020 July Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Syllabus

CTET 2020

 

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) invites online application from aspiring candidates to appear in the 13th Edition of Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) July 2020. The test will be conducted on July 5, 2020 in 20 languages across India, for a candidate to be eligible for appointment as a teacher for Classes I to VIII. Applications on till 24 February 2020, see details below.

 

Also See : CTET 2020 July last date for Registration extended till March 9

 

CTET 2020 (July) Exam Highlights

Exam Name

CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test)

Conducting Body

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

Exam Frequency

Twice a year

Exam Level

National

 

 

 

CTET 2020 July Application Form

Candidates can apply for CTET 2020 July  ‘Online’ through CTET Website https://ctet.nic.in/

The candidate applying for CTET is required to:

Go through the Information Bulletin carefully with the entire requirement therein

Satisfy eligibility to appear in the examination

Submit On-line application by giving full particulars by accessing the CTET official website www.ctet.nic.in

Write complete mailing address with Postal PIN Code at the time of applying

Before submission of application form, decide the mode of payment of fees.

To keep the Confirmation Page along with the original copy of E-Challan (In case fee is paid through E-Challan) of Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank for future reference

If a candidate submits more than one application form, his/her candidature shall be liable to be cancelled and the candidate may also be debarred for future examination(s). No communication will be sent in this regard.

 

 

Also See : CTET 2020 July Registration date extended till March 2

 

Registration Procedure

Authentication Form

Fill details like State, Identification type (select any Identity as applicable), Candidate’s Name, Date of Birth and Gender.

Fill Online Application Form

Fill complete online Application Form and choose a password. After submission, a Registration Number/Application Number gets generated. Note down the Registration No./Application No. For subsequent login, system generated Registration No. / Application No. and chosen Password will be used.

Online Submission

Candidates can apply ‘Online’ 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 printout of Confirmation Page.

 

Also See : CTET 2020 July Application Process begins – Apply Now!

 

CTET Examination Fee

For General/OBC

Only Paper-I or II - Rs.1000/-

Both Paper-I and II - Rs.1200/-

SC/ST/Differently Abled Person

Only Paper-I or II - Rs.500/-

Both Paper-I and II -  Rs.600/-

GST as applicable will be charged extra by the Banks

Mode of Payment

Remittance through E-Challan by depositing the prescribed fee in CTET Exam Fee Account with Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank.

Payment by Syndicate Bank e-Challan, Canara Bank e-Challan & (Payment by Debit Card / Credit Card)

 

 

Eligibility Criteria for CTET 2020

 

 

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)

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

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.EI.Ed).

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).

"Graduation with at least 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)” “(a) who has acquired the qualification or Bachelor of Education from any NCTE recognized institution shall be considered for appointment as a teacher in classes I to V provided the person so appointed as a teacher shall mandatorily undergo a six month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE, within two year of such appointment as primary teacher".

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).

Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).

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.

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.EI.Ed).

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.

Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year B.Ed. (Special Education)

Any candidate having qualified B.Ed. Programme recognized by the NCTE is eligible to appear in TET/CTET. Moreover, as per the existing TET guidelines circulated vide NCTE letter dated 11-02-2011, a person who is pursuing any of the teacher education courses (recognized by the NCTE or the RCI, as the case may be) specified in the NCTE Notification dated 23rd August 2010 is also qualified to appear in the TET/CTET.

Note

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.

Diploma/Degree Course in Teacher Education

For the purposes of this Notification, a Diploma/ Degree course in teacher education recognized by the NCTE only shall be considered. However, in case of Diploma in Education (Special Education) and B.ED. (Special Education), a course recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) only shall be considered.

Training to be Undergone

A person with D.Ed. (Special Education) or similar qualification shall undergo, after appointment an NCTE recognized 6-month Special Program in Elementary Education.

A person who is pursuing any of the teacher education courses (recognized by the NCTE or the RCI, as the case may be) specified in the NCTE

 

 

CTET 2020 (July) Important Dates

Detailed notification and the registration process will begin on

24th January 2020

Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form

24th February 2020extended to March 9, 2020

Last Date for Submission of Fee

27th February 2020extended to March 13 till 3:30 pm

Final verification of payment of fee by the candidate

March 16, 2020 till 3:30 pm

The online correction, if any in the particulars uploaded by the candidate

March 17 to 24, 2020

Date of Exam (CTET 2020)

05th July  2020

 

CTET 2020 Exam Pattern

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Marking Scheme

Each carrying one mark, with four alternatives out of which one answer will be correct. There will be no negative marking.

Number of Paper

There will be two papers of CTET

Paper I

for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes I to V.

Paper II

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 Paper I and Paper II.

 

Paper I (for Classes I to V) Primary Stage

Duration of Exam

Two-and-a-half hours

Structure and Content (All Compulsory)

(Appendix I)

Child Development and Pedagogy

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Language I (compulsory)

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Language II (compulsory)

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Mathematics

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Environmental Studies

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Total

150 MCQs

150 Marks

 

Paper II (for Classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage

Duration of Exam

Two-and-a-half hours

Structure and Content (All Compulsory)

(Appendix I)

Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory)

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Language I (compulsory)

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Language II (compulsory)

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Mathematics and Science

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Environmental Studies

30 MCQs

30 Marks

Total

150 MCQs

150 Marks

 

Qualifying Marks & Award of CTET Certificate

A person who scores 60% or more in the TET exam will be considered as TET pass.

School managements (Govt., local bodies, government aided and unaided) may consider giving concessions to persons belonging to SC/ST, OBC, differently abled persons, etc.in accordance with their extant reservation policy.

Qualifying the CTET would not confer a right on any person for recruitment/employment as it is only one of the eligibility criteria for appointment.

 

Validity Period of CTET Certificate

The Validity Period of CTET qualifying certificate for appointment will be seven years from the date of declaration of the result for all categories. There is no restriction on the number of attempts a person can take for acquiring a CTET Certificate.

A person who has qualified CTET may also appear again for improving his/her Score.

 

CTET 2020 Exam Centres

List of Examination Cities where the CTET will be conducted is given in Appendix-Ill. Candidates are required to give Four Different Options in order of their preference.

While every effort will be made to allot a Centre in one of the places opted by the candidate, the Board reserves its discretion to allot a Centre other than that of Candidate’s choice anywhere in India.

In case the number of candidates in any of the notified City is very less for running the Exam Centre or any other specific reason, the Board at its discretion may not conduct the Exam in that City and the Candidate who opted that city as 1st Choice may be allotted Exam Centres in other city opted as 2nd or 3rd or 4thchoice or any other city.

 

CTET 2020 Admit Card

The candidates may download Admit Card from CTET official website only and appear for the exam at the given Centre. In case of any discrepancy noticed in admit card regarding particulars of candidate, photograph and signature or any other information vary from confirmation page, he/she may immediately contact CTET unit for necessary corrections.

In case the confirmation page is not generated after depositing the requisite fees, the candidate should approach the Joint Secretary (CTET), CTET Unit.

The candidates shall report at the Exam Centre 90 minutes before the commencement of the exam. Candidate report at the exam centre after 9:30 AM shall not be allowed to sit in Paper-I and candidate report after 2:00 PM shall not be allowed to sit in Paper-II


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website

 

Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi

Central Teacher Eligibility Test Unit, PS I-2, Institutional Area, I P Extn, Patparganj, Delhi-110092, Tel No.: 011-22235774, Email: ctet@cbse.gov.in, Website www.ctet.nic.in