CBSE CTET 2021 Notification CBSE CTET December 2021 Exam Notification TET Exam date and Online form link available here. The Central Board of secondary education Officially released the Exam Schedule and Notice pdf for the recruitment of primary teachers, TGT and PGT posts in Central Government Schools such as KVs School, DSSSB & Navodaya Samiti Schools.
CTET Notification 2021
No clear date has been issued for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test yet, but as per the information, online applications may start in June. The name of the board by which this examination is being conducted is- Central Board of Secondary Education. Every year, many candidates apply for this exam and pass the exam by getting good marks. You can only apply for this test online and that too by visiting the official website of the board.
An overview of CTET has been provided in the below table. The candidates interested and looking for an opportunity to begin their career as a teacher in government & government-aided schools must know every detail about CTET December 2021.
|Exam Name||CTET December 2021 (Central Teacher Eligibility Test)|
|Exam Conducting Body||Central Board of Secondary Education|
|Exam Frequency||Twice in a year|
|Exam Date||16th December 2021 to 13th January 2022|
|Exam Duration||150 minutes|
|Language||English and Hindi|
|Exam Purpose||For accessing the eligibility of candidates for appointment as teachers in Classes 1-8|
|No. of Test Cities||135 cities across India|
|Exam Helpdesk No.||011-22235774|
CBSE CTET 2021 Exam Dates
CTET Exam Date for CTET 2021 December exam has already been announced by the CBSE along with CTET official notification. As per the latest notification of CTET, the CTET online examination will be conducted from 16 December 2021 to 13 January 2022. Check all the important dates for CTET 2021 December Exam from the below table.
|CTET Notification 2021||20th September 2021|
|CTET Online Registration Starts From||20th September 2021|
|Last Date to fill Online Application||25th October 2021|
|Last Date for submission of fee through E–Challan||26th October 2021 (before 3:30 pm)|
|Online Correction Schedule||22nd October to 28th October 2021|
|Admit Card Download||December 2021 [1st week]|
|CTET Exam Date||16th December 2021 to 13th January 2022|
|Release of CTET Answer Key||January 2022|
|CTET Result Declaration||15 February 2022|
|CTET Certificates’ Dispatch||To be notified|
(The Paper-I will be held in the morning session and Paper-II in the evening session)
|PAPER-I||09.30 am to 12.00 pm||2.30 hours|
|PAPER -II||02.50 pm to 05.00 pm||2.30 hours|
The exact date and shift of examination for CTET 2021 December exam will be mentioned on the admit card of the candidate.
CBSE CTET 2021 Registration
CTET Registration for CTET December 2021 has begun from 20th September 2021 onwards as depicted in CTET 2021 Notification. The candidates who have been waiting for CTET December 2021 Exam can fill their registration form from the direct link below which is given below. Now, no need to visit CTET’s official website www.ctet.nic.in to apply online for CTET 2021 exam which will be held from 16 December 2021 to 13 January 2022. You can direct apply online for CTET exam and can read the all instructions by visiting the link given below.
CBSE CTET 2021 Application Fees
Candidates can apply for CTET 2021 Exam by logging in to the official website of CTET after the notification for the same has been released. A candidate belonging to either the General or OBC category is required to pay Rs. 1000/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 1200/- (if applying for both the papers). The same amount is reduced to Rs. 600/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 600/- (if applying for both the papers) for candidates belonging to SC/ST category.
Fee Details for CTET Exam are as follows:
|Category||Only Paper I or II||Both Paper I & II|
|SC/ST/Diff. Abled Person||Rs.500/-||Rs.600/-|
CBSE CTET 2021 Exam Pattern
CTET 2021 Exam will be conducted in two phases:
- Paper I
Paper I is conducted for candidates who have been looking forward to becoming teachers for Class 1 to 5 and Paper II is conducted for candidates who aspire to become teachers for Class 6 to 8. Candidates also have the option to apply for both Paper-I and Paper-II. Questions asked in both Paper I and Paper II are Objective Multiple Choice Questions. A candidate is required to score a minimum 60% to qualify CTET 2021 Exam. One major thing to note is that the CTET score is now valid for a lifetime as announced by CBSE.
CBSE CTET 2021 Important Dates:
- Commencement of submission of the online application process: 20 September 2021
- Last date for submission of the online application process: 25 October 2021
- Last date for application fee: 26 October 2021
- Correction Date: 22 October to 28 October 2021
- Exam Date: December 16, 2021 and January 13, 2022
CBSE CTET 2021 Important Links :
CTET Paper I Exam Pattern
|Subject||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
|Language I (compulsory)||30||30|
|Language II (compulsory)||30||30|
|Child Development and Pedagogy||30||30|
Nature and standard of questions
• The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on the educational psychology of teaching and learning relevant to the age group of 6-11 years. They will focus on understanding the characteristics and needs of diverse learners, interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.
• The Test items in Language I will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction.
• The Test items in Language II will focus on the elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities.
• Language II will be a language other than Language I. A candidate may choose any one language as Language I and other as Language II from the available language options and will be required to specify the same in the Confirmation Page.
Opt two languages in which you wish to appear for CTET: List of languages and code are as follows:
|Code No||Language||Code No||Language||Code No||Language||Code No||Language|
• The Test items in Mathematics and Environmental Studies will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding and applications of the subjects. In all these subject areas, the test items will be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject prescribed for classes I-V by the NCERT.
• The questions in the test for Paper I will be based on the topics prescribed in the syllabus of the NCERT for classes I – V but their difficulty standard as well as linkages, could be up to the Secondary stage.
CBSE CTET 2021 Syllabus
The revised CTET Syllabus has been released along with the CTET 2021 Notification. When preparing to attempt for upcoming CTET, the detailed Syllabus is the first and foremost step for a candidate, to begin with. CTET Syllabus 2021 is lengthy and revolves around Child Development and Pedagogy which is one of the most important parts of the CTET exam. Other sections asked in CTET 2021 includes Mathematics, Science/Environmental Science, and Languages. Besides these, the candidate has to be prepared with any 2 languages (from the list mentioned in the notification)
Syllabus For CTET Paper-I: This covers topics of Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I & II, Mathematics, and Environmental Science.
Syllabus For CTET Paper-II: This covers topics of Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I & II, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies. The candidate has to choose anyone from Maths/Science or Social Studies as per their respective subjects.
CBSE CTET 2021 Eligibility Criteria
The Eligibility Criteria is different for selecting candidates to the post of teacher for Classes 1-5 and for Classes 6-8. Let’s have a look at the Educational Qualification required by the candidates for both these sections:
Educational Qualification for Classes 1-5
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam with minimum 50% marks and cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration) OR
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam securing minimum 45% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration), according to the NCTE Regulations 2002. OR
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with minimum 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Bachelor of Elementary Education (4 years duration).OR
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with minimum 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Education (2 years duration). OR
A candidate who has Bachelor’s degree and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration).
Educational Qualification for Classes 6-8
A candidate who holds a Graduation degree and has passed or is appearing in final year examination of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration). OR
A candidate who has completed his/her Graduation degree with 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Bachelor in Education. OR
A candidate who has completed his/her Graduation degree with 40% marks and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Bachelor in Education, according to NCTE regulations. OR
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with the minimum of 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of 4 years duration Bachelor of Elementary Education. OR
A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam with 50% marks and cleared or appearing in final year exam of B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed or B.A/B.Sc.Ed. OR
A candidate who has a Graduation degree with 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in B.Ed program of 1-year duration.
CBSE CTET 2021 Exam Center
Common Teacher Eligibility Test will be conducted in the following cities and the candidates have to make a choice for 4 exam centres from the below list.
|Andaman & Nicobar Island||Port Blair|
|Andhra Pradesh||Anantapur, Bhimavaran, Chirala, Eluru, Guntur,Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nandyala, Narsaraopeta, Nellore, Proddatur, Rajamundry, Srikulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam, Viziannagaram|
|Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur|
|Bihar||Bhagalpur, Bhojpur, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea,|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur|
|Dadar & Nagar Haveli||Dadar & Nagar Haveli|
|Daman & Diu||Daman|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Anand, Bardoli, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Valsad, Vapi|
|Haryana||Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Karnal, Hisar, Kurukshetra|
|Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una|
|Jammu||Jammu, Samba, Srinagar|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi|
|Karnataka||Belagavi, Bengaluru, Hubballi, Kalaburagi, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Udupi|
|Kerala||Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain|
|Maharashtra||Ahmednagar, Amravati, Aurangabad, Baramati, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kashti, Kolhapur, Kopragaon, Latur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pandharpur, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangmner, Sangoli, Satara, Sindurpur, Solapur|
|Odisha||Balasore, Berhampur- Ganjam, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur|
|Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur|
|Rajasthan||Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Erode, Kanchipuram, Karur, Mahurai, Kanyakumari, Nammakal, Salem, Thanjavar, Thoothukhudi, Tiruchirappali, Tirupur, Vellore, Villupuram, Virudhunagar|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Basti, Bijnor, Bilaspur, Faizabad, Firozabad, Ghaziabad, Ghazipur, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Mathura, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Pryagraj, Sitapur, Varanasi|
|Uttarakhand||Almora, Dehradun, Haldwani, Pauri Garhwal, Roorkee, Rudrapur|
|West Bengal||Asansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkatta, Siliguri, Siuri|