CTET 2021: Admit Card (Soon), Dates, Pattern, Syllabus


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CTET December Session 2021 Admit Card will be Releasing Soon. CTET 2021 exam is held in July 2021 to enable candidates to fetch the CTET Eligibility Certificate 2021. CTET is the national level entrance test that is organized twice a year. Two sessions are conducted by the CBSE (Central Board of secondary education). The CTET (Central Teachers Eligibility Test will help the candidates to be eligible for recruited as the Teachers to teach in the Government Schools/ Added Schools/ Private Institutions and Schools across the country.

The applicants who will be appointed as a teacher in various government schools will be able to teach various students of class 1st to 8th in the central government schools like Kendriya Vidyalaya, Navodaya Vidyalaya and other prestigious schools. The applicants will be able to apply for the CTET 2021 entrance exam twice a year is in July 2021 or December 2021. The CTET 2021 entrance exam will be conducted at the national level.

CTET will also give a positive signal to all the Candidates/ People/ Stakeholders that the Government of India is giving special emphasis on the teacher’s quality for teaching the candidates. Here in this section, we are mentioning the details of the CTET 2021 Important Date, CTET 2021 Application, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Answer key, Result, and Other Recruitment Process.

CTET December Session 2021 Notification – Admit Card Releasing Soon

New CTET December Session 2021 Admit Card will be Releasing Soon. Click Here to Check Admit Card Details. 

CTET 2021 Quick Links

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How to Apply Click Here
Admit Card/Hall Ticket  Click Here
Answer key
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Result  Click Here
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Exam Pattern Click Here
Syllabus Click Here
Preparation Click Here

CTET 2021 Highlights

Exam Name Central TET
Full-Form Central Teacher Eligibility Test
Exam Type Teacher Eligibility Test
Exam Level National Level
Conducting Body Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Application Mode Online Mode
Exam Mode Offline Mode (PPT)
Exam Duration 02 Hours 30 minutes
Exam Date 16th Dec. 2021 to 13th Jan 2022
Official Website https://ctet.nic.in/
Helpline Tel: 011-22235774
Email Id: [email protected]

CTET Important Dates 2021

Those applicants are going to apply for this examination, they should have to check the important dates mentioned below.

Important Dates for July Session 2021 

Event Dates (Announced)
Notification 4th week of January 2021
Registration Starts 4th week of January 2021
Registration Last date 2nd week of March 2021
Last date to pay the application fee 3rd week of March 2021
Final Verification of the Fee by the Candidates 3rd week of March 2021
Application Correction 4th week of November 2021
Admit Card Release 2nd week of January 2022
Exam Date 4th week of January 2022
Answer Key 3rd week of February 2022
Result 4th week of February 2022

Important Dates for December Session 2021 

Event Dates (Announced)
CTET Online Application Form available from 20th September 2021
Last Date to Submit Application Form 25th October 2021
CTET Application Fee can be paid up to 26th October 2021
Last Date for submission of fee through
E-Challan or Debit/Credit Card
27th October 2021
Online corrections if any, in the particulars
uploaded by the candidate
28th Oct to 3rd November 2021
Availability of CTET Admit Card Before 7 days of the Examination
CTET 2021 Exam Date 16th Dec. 2021 to 13th Jan 2022
CTET Result Declaration 15th February 2022
CTET 2021 Certificates’ Dispatch 4th week of February 2022

CTET 2021 Application Form

Here we are mentioning the details of the CTET 2021 Application Form. Candidates can also check How to Fill the CTET 2021 Application Form here in the article.

  • The CTET 2021 Application Form has been released through the online mode.
  • July 2021 Session: The candidates can fill the CTET 2021 Application Form from the 4th week of January 2021.
  • The candidates can fill the Application Form by the 2nd week of March 2021 for the July 2021 Session.
  • For December 2021 session: The candidates can fill the CTET 2021 Application Form from the 20th September 2021.
  • The candidates can fill the Application Form till the 25th October 2021 for the December 2021 Session.
  • The applicants who want to apply for the CTET 2021 will have to fill the CTET 2021 Application Form that will be made available in online mode.
  • The official authorities will not provide the CTET 2021 Application Form in any other mode like offline mode other than the online mode.
  • The applicants who want to apply for the CTET 2021 entrance exam will have to visit the official website of the university and get the CTET 2021 Application Form.
  • The applicants will first have to log in to the official website of the university to get the CTET 2021 Application Form.
  • On the official website of the university, the applicants will have to click on “apply online” to get the CTET 2021 Application Form.
  • The applicants will then have to register themselves by providing all the necessary details.
  • At the time of registration, the applicants will have to enter some basic personal details such as the applicant’s name, date of birth, gender, email id, contact number, and many more.
  • The applicants are requested to enter correct information at the time of registration as it will be verified by the official authorities in the final admission process.
  • The applicants who will complete the registration process will get a Registration ID and password from the official authorities.
  • The official authorities will send the Registration ID and password to the applicants on their registered email id and phone number.
  • With the help of the registration Id and password, the applicants are instructed to log in to the official website of the university.
  • The applicants must keep the registration Id and password safe along with them as they will be used in the further admission process.
  • After logging into the official website of the university the applicants will have to move ahead with the process of filling the CTET 2021 Application Form.
  • At the time of filling the CTET 2021 Application Form, the applicants can use their educational qualification documents.
  • The applicants will have to fill in all important details in the CTET 2021 Application Form
  • The CTET 2021 Application Form will have required certain personal details, educational details, academic details, residential details, contact details, and many others.
  • The details required in the CTET 2021 Application Form must be filled in correctly and accurately.
  • The applicants must also then upload their passport size photograph and signature in the required size and format as mentioned on the official website of the university.
  • The applicants must also upload other scanned images and documents on the official website of the university.
  • The applicants who are done with the process of filling the CTET 2021 Application Form and uploading the document will then have to make the payment of the CTET 2021 Application Fee.
  • The applicants will get the complete details about the payment of the CTET 2021 Application Fee from the official website of the university.
  • After that, the applicants will have to submit the duly filled CTET 2021 Application Form on the official website of the university.
  • The CTET 2021 Application Form should be submitted by the applicants before the due date.
  • The applicants who have submitted the filled CTET 2021 Application Form must then take some copies of the submitted CTET 2021 Application Form and should keep it safe for future usage.

Application Fee of CTET

Here we are mentioning the Application Fee of CTET. The Application Fee of CTET is available here for all the candidates for both sessions. The candidates must check the application fee and then proceed to pay.

  • The Application Fee of CTET can be paid through the online mode and Offline mode.
  • The candidates can pay the CTET 2021 Application fee through the Net baking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card/ UPI/ Paytm etc.
  • The candidates can pay the CTET application fee through the offline mode also by the E- Challan by the Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank and keep the receipt for future reference.
  • Students are advised for using the online method of paying the CTET fee through the online mode.
  • Once the fee is paid will not be refunded.

Here in the table below, we are mentioning the list of the category-wise fee distribution according to Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Category Only Paper – I or II Both Paper – I & II
General/OBC (NCL) Rs.700/ Rs.1200/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled Person Rs.350/- Rs.600/-

*GST as applicable will be charged extra by the Banks

CTET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The applicants who want to apply for the entrance exam are requested to go through the details that we have provided below in this section regarding the CTET 2021 Eligibility Criteria.

The Primary stage is termed for the Class First to the Class Fifth. The Elementary stage is termed for the class sixth to class eight.

  • Nationality: Only the citizen of India is eligible to apply for the entrance exam organized by the CBSE.

For Primary Stages:

Qualification:

  • Senior Secondary: Passed Senior Secondary or its equivalent education with minimum 50% Marks in the qualifying examinations or candidate appeared in the 2 years of the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.)from any government recognized Board/ Body/ Institution.
  • NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure): Passed Senior Secondary or its equivalent education with a minimum of 45% Marks in the qualifying examinations or candidate appeared in the 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed). from any government recognized Board/ Body/ Institution following the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002.
  • (B.EI.Ed): Passed Senior Secondary or its equivalent education with minimum 50% Marks in the qualifying examinations or candidate appeared in the 4 years of the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.) from any government recognized Board/ Body/ Institution.
  • Diploma in Education (Special Education): Passed Senior Secondary or its equivalent education with minimum 50% Marks in the qualifying examinations or candidate appeared in the 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education). from any government recognized Board/ Body/ Institution.
  • Graduation: The candidates must have passed the Graduation with a minimum of 50% and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed).

Note: Any candidate who has qualified Bachelor of Education from any NCTE recognized institution will be considered as a teacher from the class I to V provided the person so appointed as a teacher.

The candidate shall mandatorily undergo a six-month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE, within two years of such appointment as a primary teacher.

For Elementary stage:

Qualification:

  • Graduation: Passed or Appeared in the final year of the graduation with a minimum of 50% Marks are eligible for the CTET 2021 Entrance test.
  • (D.El.Ed.): Candidate completed Two Year (D.El.Ed.) A diploma in Elementary Education is eligible for the CTET 2021.
  • (B. Ed): Appeared in the first year of the 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).
  • NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure): Passed Graduation with a minimum of 45% marks or appearing in the 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).
  • 4- year (B.EI.Ed): Candidates who have passed their 12th Class and with a minimum of 50% marks and completed or appeared in the 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 the final year of 4- year A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed.
  • (Special Education) *: Candidates who have passed the graduation with minimum 50% marks or appear in the 1 Year B.Ed. in special education are eligible for the CTET 2021 entrance test.

Note: Those candidates who have qualified B.Ed from any recognized NCTE are eligible for the CTET/ TET.

  • Relaxations in Marks: 5% will be relaxation for the candidates belonging to the SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled / Reserved category.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit for appearing in the CTET 2021 Entrance test.
  • The number of attempts: There are no attempt limits.

CTET 2021 Exam Pattern:

Here we are mentioning the details of the CTET 2021 Exam Pattern.  The Exam Pattern must be known by the candidates who are appearing for the CTET 2021.

There CBSE has given different exam patterns for Paper 1 and Paper 2. Those who wish to teach to Class 1 to class 5thhas to appear for paper 1. Those candidates who wish to teach from class 6th to the class 8th must have to paper for Paper 2 of the elementary stage.

Those who wish to teach both the sections have to appear for both the papers.

For Paper I (for Classes I to V) Primary Stage:

  • Qualifying Marks: The candidates who will secure 60% Marks or above will be considered as a qualified CTET Entrance test.
  • Mode of Examination: The examination will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Duration of the exam: The question paper will be off 2 hours and 30 Minutes.
  • The number of questions: The question paper will be 150 Questions.
  • Types of Questions: The questions will be asked in the multiple-choice format (MCQs).
  • Marking Scheme: +1 one mark will be allotted for each correct question.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be 150 Marks.
  • Sections: There will be a total of 5 sections.
  • Language: The candidate can obtain 2 languages out of 20 languages. The main paper will be in (Hindi/English). Here in the table below, we are mentioning the list of the subjects, marks, and total questions.
Subjects/ Sections No. of MCQs Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Language I 30 30
Language II 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150

Opt two languages in which you wish to appear for CTET: The list of languages and code are as follows:

Language Code Language Code
English 01 Hindi 02
Assamese 03 Bengali 04
Garo 05 Gujarati 06
Kannada 07 Khasi 08
Malayalam 09 Manipuri 10
Marathi 11 Mizo 12
Nepali 13 Oriya 14
Punjabi 15 Sanskrit 16
Tamil 17 Telugu 18
Tibetan 19 Urdu 20

For Paper II (for Classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage:

  • Qualifying Marks: The candidates who will secure 60% Marks or above will be considered as a qualified CTET Entrance test.
  • Mode of Examination: The examination will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Duration of the exam: The question paper will be off 2 hours and 30 Minutes.
  • The number of questions: The question paper will be 150 Questions.
  • Types of Questions: The questions will be asked in the multiple-choice format (MCQs).
  • Marking Scheme: +1 one mark will be allotted for each correct question.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be 150 Marks.
  • Sections: There will be a total of 5 sections.
  • Language: The candidate can obtain 2 languages out of 20 languages. The main paper will be in (Hindi/English).

Here in the table below, we are mentioning the list of the subjects, marks, and total questions.

Subjects/ Sections No. of MCQs Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Language I 30 30
Language II 30 30
Mathematics and Science 60 MCQs 60 Marks

(for Mathematics and Science teacher) OR

30 30
Social Studies/Social Science 60 MCQs 60 Marks

(for Social Studies/Social Science teacher)

*For any other teacher – either (IV) or (V)

30 30
Total 150 150

Opt two languages in which you wish to appear for CTET: The list of languages and code are as follows:

Language Code Language Code
English 01 Hindi 02
Assamese 03 Bengali 04
Garo 05 Gujarati 06
Kannada 07 Khasi 08
Malayalam 09 Manipuri 10
Marathi 11 Mizo 12
Nepali 13 Oriya 14
Punjabi 15 Sanskrit 16
Tamil 17 Telugu 18
Tibetan 19 Urdu 20

CTET 2021 Syllabus

Here we are mentioning the CTET 2021 Syllabus. The CTET 2021 Syllabus will help the candidates to know the exact content that they must study for the CTET 2021 Entrance test.

Here we are mentioning the List for both the papers in the that is Paper 1 and Paper 2. Candidates can check the complete CTET 2021 Syllabus on the next page where we have listed the complete Syllabus.

Paper I (for classes 1 to V) Primary Stage

1. Child Development and Pedagogy (No. of questions 30)

  • Child Development (Primary School Child)
  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs
  • Learning and Pedagogy

2. The language I 30 Questions(No. of questions 30)

  • Language Comprehension
  • Pedagogy of Language Development

3. Language – II (No. of questions 30)

  1. a) Comprehension
  2. b) Pedagogy of Language Development

4. Mathematics (No. of questions 30)

  • Content: Geometry, Shapes & Spatial Understanding, Solids around Us, Numbers, Addition and Sub, etc.
  • Pedagogical issues

5. Environmental Studies (No. of questions 30)

  • Content: Family and Friends: Relationships, Work and Play, AnimalsPlants, etc.

For Paper II (for classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage

1. Child Development and Pedagogy (No. of questions 30)

  • Child Development (Elementary School Child)
  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs
  • Learning and Pedagogy

2. The language I 30 Questions (No. of questions 30)

  • Language Comprehension
  • Pedagogy of Language Development

3. Language – II (No. of questions 30)

  • Comprehension
  • Pedagogy of Language Development

4. Mathematics and Science (60 Questions)

(i) Mathematics 30 Questions

a) Content

  • Number System, Algebra, Geometry

b) Pedagogical issues

ii) Science 30 Questions

a) Content

  • Food, materials, The World of the Living, Moving Things People and Ideas, How things work, Natural Phenomena, Natural Resources

b) Pedagogical issues

OR

Social Studies/Social Sciences (60 Questions)

a) Content

  • History, Geography, Social and Political Life

b) Pedagogical issues

Note: For a Detailed syllabus of classes I-VIII, please refer to the NCERT syllabus and textbooks

CTET 2021 Preparation Tips

Here we are mentioning the CTET 2021 Preparation Tips details. The CTET 2021 Preparation Tips will help the candidates to secure good marks in the entrance test. The tips which are mentioned here are suggested by the CTET Toppers.

  • The candidates must know the complete exam pattern and the syllabus before starting the preparation of the CTET 2021 Entrance test.
  • The students must prepare the timetable of the studies and follow it regularly.
  • Revise the studied portion and keep yourself relaxed.
  • The candidates must do regular exercise and workout with Yoga.
  • Solve the previous year’s question papers and sample papers.
  • Solve online and offline mock tests.

CTET 2021 Admit Card

The CTET 2021 Admit Card will be released online mode. CTET 2021 Admit Card will be released on the 4th week of January 2021.

The candidates can download the CTET 2021 Admit Card from the official website, The CTET Authority will not release CTET 2021 Admit Card through any offline mode or send it to the address of the student their address by India Post any mean.

The candidate can download the CTET 2021 Admit Card by entering their Roll Number and PASSWORD/ Login credentials.

The CTET 2021 Admit Card is the most important document that must be carried on the day of the examination.

The candidate must be being the CTET 2021 Admit Card along with the government ID proof on the day of the examination. The students will not be permitted to enter the examination hall without the CTET 2021 Admit Card.

In case of any discrepancy noticed in the admit card regarding particulars of the candidate, photograph, and signature or any other information vary from the confirmation page, he/she may immediately contact the CTET unit for necessary corrections.

CTET 2021 Answer Key

Here we are mentioning the details of the CTET 2021 Answer Key. The CTET 2021 Answer Key will be released on the 3rd week of February 2021.

The candidates can download the CTET 2021 Answer Key from the official website. The CTET 2021 Answer Key will be released through the online mode.

The candidates can download the CTET 2021 Answer Key by entering their Login Credentials. The CTET 2021 Answer Key will help the candidates to verify the estimated marks that they are securing the CTET 2021.

The CTET 2021 Answer key will contain all the correct answer that was asked in the entrance test. The students will not get the CTET 2021 Answer Key in any offline mode.

CTET 2021 Result

The CTET 2021 Result will be released through the online mode. The candidates who have participated and given the entrance test will be able to check the CTET 2021 Result.

The CTET 2021 Result will be declared on the official website. The candidates can check the CTET 2021 Result by entering their Registration number and Password.

CTET December Session 2021 Result will be Declared on the 15th February 2022. The CTET 2021 Result will not be sent to the candidates through offline mode.

The authority will publish the CTET 2021 Result in pdf format. The students can check the CTET 2021 Result and those who will secure a minimum of 60% will be considered as CTET Qualified.

CTET 2021 Cut-Off

The candidates will be able to check the CTET Cut-Off after the duration of the result. The CTET Cut-Off for the General Candidates is 60% marks and those will get the eligibility certificate from the authority.

  • School managements (Government, local bodies, government-aided and unaided) may consider giving concessions to persons belonging to SC/ST, OBC, differently-abled persons, etc., following their extant reservation policy.
  • Should give weightage to the CTET scores in the recruitment process, however, 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

The validity of the CTET Certificate

The CTET certificate will be valid for 7 Years from the date of issue of the CTET Certificate. Those candidates who have qualified for the CTET entrance test can reaper for the CTET again for the improvement of the marks.

Below mentioned is the list of the documents required for the verification.

Qualifying Mark sheet Transfer Certificate
Qualifying Passing Certificate Category Certificate
Domicile certificate Admit card Certificate
Entrance Exam Scorecard Character Certificate
Medical fitness certificate Migration Certificate

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