New Exam date for Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) 2021 announced

Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board has announced the new exam date for the Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) 2021. As per the notification, UPTET 2021 will now be conducted on January 23, 2022. The examination was initially scheduled to be held on November 28, 2021 but was cancelled due to an alleged paper leak.


UPTET 2021 Revised Exam schedule

  • UPTET Admit Card (new): January 12, 2022
  • UPTET New Exam Date 2021: January 23, 2022
  • UPTET Provisional answer key: January 27, 2022
  • Last date to raise objections, if any: February 1, 2022
  • Final answer key: February 23, 2022
  • UPTET Result 2021: February 25, 2022. 


UPTET 2021 will be conducted in offline mode as pen-and-paper based tests. The examination would be held in 2 shifts – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM just like before. There will be two papers of TET – Paper I will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes I to V. Paper II will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII. A person who intends to be a teacher either for classes I to V or for classes VI to VIII will have to appear in both papers (Paper I and Paper II). The question paper will consist of 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), each carrying one mark. There is no negative mark for wrong answers. 

UPTET is a State Level Teacher Eligibility Test conducted for candidates seeking to be appointed as teachers in Government-run organizations in the state of Uttar Pradesh. As per reports, nearly 21 lakh candidates are expected to appear for the examination