CTET 2021 Exam: CTET stands for Central Teacher Eligibility Test. CTET is a national level exam which is conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) twice a year for the aspirants who want to secure their teaching job in govt. schools The CTET is held in 20 Indian languages. In 2018, Union Human Resource Development Minister had revised the CTET Exam Language Options. Now CTET is conducted in 20 languages.
Earlier, CBSE had declared that it would be removing 17 languages from Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET). The languages in which CTET would be conducted include – English, Hindi, Garo, Gujarati, Assamese, Bangla, Kanada, Khasi, Marathi, Malayalam, Manipuri, Mizo, Nepali, Sanskrit, Tamil, Oriya, Punjabi, Telugu, Tibetan, and Urdu.
How Many Languages CTET is Conducted?
Candidates can Opt two languages in which they wish to appear for CTET: List of languages and code are as Follow:
Candidates can select any two languages from the options of Languages (English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Garo, Gujarati, Kannada, Khasi, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Mizo, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan, Urdu) offered for CTET
- In CTET Exam, Language I will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction.
- In CTET Exam, 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.
Language-I For CTET Exam
Language 1 will focus on proficiencies related to the medium of instruction. This section is also scoring but it demands proper preparation. It consists of 30 questions and each question carries 1 mark.
Language-II For CTET Exam
Language 2 is also based on basic concepts as Language 1. Language 2 will focus on the elements of language and comprehension abilities. It consists of 30 questions & each question carries 1 mark.
Note: (A candidate may choose any one language as Language 1 and other as Language 2 from the available language options and will be required to specify the same in the Confirmation Page. Language 2 will be a language other than Language 1)
FAQ: CTET 2021 Exam
Q1. When will the CTET Exam 2021 be held?
Ans1. As per the official notice, the CTET exam date will now be conducted in December 2021/January 2022.
Q2. When will the official notification of the CTET exam 2021 release?
Ans2. The official notification of the CTET exam 2021 is expected to be released in August 2021.
Q3. How many times can a candidate appear for the CTET exam in a year?
Ans3. A candidate can only appear twice for the CTET exam in a year.
Q4: Will the board revise the exam pattern of the CTET Exam 2021?
Ans4: Yes, as per the official press release the exam pattern of the CTET Exam 2021 will now be held online mode.
Q5: What is the validity period for the CTET Exam 2021?
Ans5: The validity period for the CTET Exam 2021 is now been revised to lifetime by the concerned authorities.
Q6: Can I apply for CTET again if I had already qualified for the exam before?
Ans: Yes, you can apply for the CTET exam again after qualifying once. There is no restriction on the number of attempts for qualified/ non-qualified candidate