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CTET 2017

CTET 2017 Exam is going to be conducted to recruit candidates for Teaching Profile all across the country. CTET 2017 Notification will be released in September or October 2017 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 2017 Exam:

CTET 2017 Notification

The Notification for CTET 2017 will be released in September/ October 2017. Candidates will get every detail regarding CTET 2017 examination like CTET 2017 Exam Dates, CTET 2017 Syllabus, CTET 2017 Eligibility Criteria etc. through CTET 2017 Official Notification. Keep visiting this page to get the link for official notification, which will be released soon.

CTET 2017 Exam Dates

The official notification for CTET 2017 will be released by CBSE notifying the tentative or exact Exam Dates for CTET 2017 Exam. Candidates will be notified with the CTET 2017 Exam Dates once the official notification releases.

Event Date
Start Date to fill CTET Application Form 2017 October 2017
Last Date to fill CTET Online Form 2017 October 2017
Corrections in the CTET Online Form October 2017
Release of CTET Admit Card 2017 November 2017
Conduct of CTET 2017 Second Week of November 2017
Declaration of CTET Result 2017 To be updated
Dispatch of CTET 2017 Marks To be updated

CTET Exam Pattern 2017

CTET 2017 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 2017 will be bilingual, i.e. in both English and Hindi. Candidates are required to score a minimum of 60% to qualify CTET 2017 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 2017:

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/Mathematics & Science 60 60
Total 150 150

CTET 2017 Application Fee

A candidate is required to login to the official website of CTET to apply for CTET 2017 Exam. A candidate belonging to either General or OBC category is required to pay Rs. 600/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 1000/- (if applying for both the papers). The same amount is reduced to Rs. 300/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 500/- (if applying for both the papers) for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

CTET 2017 Syllabus

The syllabus of CTET 2017 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 2017 exam. Apart from that Mathematics, Science/Environmental Science are also major sections that a candidate needs to focus on to ace CTET 2017 Exam.

To know the detailed syllabus of CTET 2017 Exam, click here.

CTET 2017 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 2017

The admit card/call letter for CTET 2017 exam will be uploaded on the official website of CBSE after the application process is completed. Candidates are required to download the CTET 2017 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.

CTET Result 2017

CTET 2017 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 2017 Exam as well as the concession granted by Government to candidates belonging to reserved categories.

CTET 2017 Cut-Off

CTET 2017 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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