CTET 2019 Exam 

CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test) is a National Level entrance test conducted by CBSE annually. This exam is organized for the candidates, who want to be appointed as a Primary Teacher in Schools (For class I-V) and also as Upper Primary Teacher (for class VI-VIII).

Candidates, who qualify CTET exam are eligible to join as a teacher in various Government aided schools including KVS, NVS and Tibetan schools.

The expected exam date of CTET 2019 exam is out and it might be held in the first week of March 2019. Although, the official notification of the exam will be announced in January 2019.

CTET 2019 Eligibility Criteria: Cndidates are advised to read the eligibility criteria before filling the application form.

  • Candidates, who want to appear in CTET 2019 must complete the age of 18 years.
  • There is no upper age limit in CTET 2019.
  • Education Qualifications are as follows:

For Class I-V:

  • Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with at least 50% marks.
  • Or they should complete or in the final year of a diploma of elementary education.
  • Or completed 10+2 with 50% marks + appearing within 4 years of graduation degree.
  • Or completed 10+2 with 50% or appear in the final year of a diploma of education.
  • Or completed Bachelor’s degree or appear in the final year of elementary education.

For Class VI-VII:

  • Candidates must have a Graduation degree or appear in the final year of diploma in elementary education.
  • Or Graduation degree with 50% marks or appear/cleared in the final year of Bachelors degree of education.
  • Or completed 10+2 with 50% marks or appearing in the final year of B.Sc./B.A.Ed./A.Ed

CTET 2019 Important Dates: Here are the details regarding important dates of CTET 2019 exam:

  • Online Application starts from –05-02-2019
  • Last date of Online Application of –12-03-2019
  • Online corrections –01-04-2019
  • Release date of  Admit Card–July 2019
  • CTET 2019 exam date –07-07-2019
  • Answer Key of exam will be out in – the First week of August 2019
  • Result declaration –Last week of August 2019

CTET 2019 Application Form:

CBSE hasn’t released the CTET 2019 Application Form yet. Candidates, who want to fill the online Application form of the exam must have to visit the official website of CTET, i.e. www.ctet.nic.in

Follow the below-mentioned steps to fill the Online Application form of CTET 2019 Application form:

  • Firstly, candidates have to visit the official website of CTET, i.e. ctet.nic.in
  • Now click on apply Online’
  • Proceed onto Registration part and save the Registration number for future.
  • After the Registration process, instructions will be displayed on your screens.
  • Fill all the necessary details such as Name, Address, Contact Number etc. carefully.
  • Now click on next button and upload the scanned copies of recent color photograph and signature.
  • Submit the Online Application fees either through offline via Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking or offline through bank’s e-Challan.
  • Click on ‘Submit’
  • Now take out the print out of filled Application Form for further use.

CTET 2019 Application Fees:

  • The application fee for General/OBC is Rs 1000 for both I and II paper. If candidates want to appear for either Paper I or Paper II, they have to submit Rs 600 as Application fee.
  • For SC/ST/PwD categories, the Application fee is Rs 500 for both I and II paper. If candidates want to appear for either Paper I or Paper II, the Application fee is Rs 300.
  • Candidates can either pay Application Fees through online mode via Debit/Credit Card/Net banking or offline mode via bank’s e-Challan.

CTET 2019 Exam Pattern: Here we have given the details regarding CTET 2019 exam pattern:

  • CTET 2019 examination is divided into 2 parts, i.e. Paper I (Primary Stage) and Paper II (Elementary Stage).
  • CTET 2019 comprises of objective type questions.
  • For every correct answer, candidate will be rewarded with one mark.
  • There will no negative marking in CTET 2019 exam.

The paper I (Primary Stage):

  • The time duration of Paper I is 2 and a half hours.
  • It consists of total 150 questions divided into five sections:
SubjectNo. of QuestionsMarks
Child Development and Pedagogy3030
Language II (compulsory)3030
Language I  (compulsory)3030
Environmental Studies3030


Paper II (Elementary Stage):

  • Time Duration of Paper II is 2 and a half hours.
  • It consists of 4 sections comprises of 150 questions.
TopicNo. of Questions (MCQs)Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory)3030
Language I (compulsory)3030
Language II (compulsory)3030
Mathematics and Science ( for Maths and Science Teacher)6060
Social Studies/ Social Science ( for s.s.t teacher) either IV or V6060

CTET 2019 Syllabus:

Official notification of CTET 2019 is yet to come soon. Once the notification is released, you can easily download the detailed syllabus from the official website, which is www.ctet.nic.in.Questions would have come from Child Development, Environmental Studies, Pedagogy Mathematics, Social Studies and Social Sciences.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.