CTET 2018

CTET 2018 Exam is going to be conducted to recruit candidates for Teaching Profile all across the country. CTET 2018 Notification has been released on 12th June 2018 by Central Board of Secondary Education. Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) gives candidate an opportunity to become a teacher in various Central Government Schools such as:

States that do not conduct TET Exam to recruit candidates for the post of Teacher select candidates through CTET Examination. It was notified earlier that CTET Examination will be conducted twice a year. Now, CTET Exam will be conducted online. Candidates can apply online for CTET Exam after the notification for the same has been released.

Let’s have a look at the complete detail about CTET 2018 Exam:

CTET 2018 Notification

The Notification for CTET 2018 has been released on 12th June 2018. Candidates will get every detail regarding CTET 2018 examination like CTET 2018 Exam Dates, CTET 2018 Syllabus, CTET 2018 Eligibility Criteria etc. through CTET 2018 Official Notification. Unlike previous year, CTET will be conducted just once this year.

Click to read Official CTET Notification 2018

CTET Apply Online Delayed!

CTET Online Application that was earlier scheduled to start from 22nd June 2018 has been delayed until further notice. Candidates can read the official notice and more about the Online Application of CTET 2018 can do so by clicking on the link mentioned below.

CTET Online Application 2018

CTET 2018 Exam Dates

The official notification for CTET 2018 has been released by CBSE notifying the Exam Dates for CTET 2018 Exam. Candidates are now notified with the CTET 2018 Exam Dates with the release of official notification.

Event Date
Release of Official Notification 2018 12th June 2018
Start Date to fill CTET Application Form 2018 To be notified
Last Date to fill CTET Online Form 2018 To be notified
Last date to submit fee through E-Challan To be notified
Checking Final Status of Application 24 July 2018
Download Admit Card for CTET 2018 20th August onwards
Conduct of CTET 2018 16th September 2018
Declaration of CTET Result 2018 To be notified later

CTET Exam Pattern 2018

CTET 2018 will be conducted by CBSE in either of two ways: Paper I or Paper II and Paper (I+II)

Paper I is conducted for candidates who aspire to become teacher for Class I to V and Paper II is conducted for candidates who aspire to become teacher for Class VI to VIII. Candidates can also apply for both Paper I and Paper II. The mode of Questions asked in both Paper I and Paper II is Online Objective Multiple Choice Questions. Paper asked in CTET 2018 will be bilingual, i.e. in both English and Hindi. Candidates are required to score a minimum of 60% to qualify CTET 2018 Exam. One major thing to note is that the score of CTET is valid for 7 years after the result has been declared for the same by CBSE.

Let’s have a look at detailed Exam Pattern for CTET 2018:

Paper I

Subject Number of Questions Total Marks
Language I (compulsory) 30 30
Language II (compulsory) 30 30
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Total 150 150

Paper II

Subject Number of Questions Total Marks
Language I (compulsory) 30 30
Language II (compulsory) 30 30
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Social Science/Social Studies {For Social Science & Social Studies Teacher Only} 60 60
Mathematics & Science {For Mathematics & Science Teacher Only} 60 60
Total 150 150

CTET 2018 Application Fee

A candidate is required to login to the official website of CTET to apply for CTET 2018 Exam. A candidate belonging to either General or OBC category is required to pay Rs. 700/- (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. 350/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 600/- (if applying for both the papers) for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

CTET 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus of CTET 2018 focuses mainly on student’s welfare. The main areas are Child development and pedagogy and concept of education in schools. Language is one section a candidate needs to be master in to clear CTET 2018 exam. Apart from that Mathematics, Science/Environmental Science are also major sections that a candidate needs to focus on to ace CTET 2018 Exam.

To know the detailed syllabus of CTET 2018 Exam, click here.

CTET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility Criteria is different for selecting candidates to the post of Teacher for Classes I-V and for Classes VI-VIII. Let’s look at the Educational Qualification Required by Candidates for both these sections:

Educational Qualification for Classes I-V

Educational Qualification for Classes VI-VIII

CTET Admit Card 2018

The admit card/call letter for CTET 2018 exam will be uploaded on the official website of CBSE after the application process is completed. Candidates are required to download the CTET 2018 admit card from its official website. Admit Card will be released separately for candidates applying for Paper I, Paper II, for both Paper I and Paper II.

Click to download CTET Admit Card

CTET Result 2018

CTET 2018 Results will be declared by CBSE after the examination of CTET is conducted. The final list will be prepared in accordance to the marks obtained by a candidate in CTET 2018 Exam as well as the concession granted by Government to candidates belonging to reserved categories.

CTET 2018 Cut-Off

CTET 2018 cut off will be released after the conduct of the exam. The candidates appearing for CTET will be issued Marks Statement. The Candidates securing 60% (General) and above marks will be issued Eligibility Certificate. School Managements (Government, Local bodies, Government aided and unaided) may consider giving concessions to the person belonging to SC/ST, OBC, differently abled persons, etc., in accordance with their extant reservation policy."

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