CTET Exam 2019

CTET is the short form of center teacher eligibility test. The Government of India introduced CTET exam in 2011 to appoint the teachers in various government schools, which is a country level entrance exam. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Delhi organized the CTET examination to recruit skilled teachers for primary level (Classes I-V) and upper primary level (Classes VI-VIII) schools. CBSE conduct CTET Exam twice in a year. CBSE invites ctet form online for aspiring candidates to appear in CTET 2019 for July Session. CTET exam will be held in 20 languages in 97 cities across the country. CBSE will be conducting the 12th Edition of CTET 2019 exam for candidates on 07-07-2019 (Sunday)

CTET certificate is the minimum eligibility qualification for the candidates who intends to teach in Kendriya Vidyalaya, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Army Teacher, ERDO, etc. After qualifying the ctet exam the candidates gets the certificate and they are eligible to apply for teacher vacancies released by different government schools and private schools etc.

CTET Notification

CTET 2019 notification released by CBSE on 4th February 2019. All aspiring candidates may apply ctet form online for ctet form 2019 on ctet official website www.ctet.nic.in. Candidates will get know more informations about ctet form, ctet hindi syllabus, ctet books, ctet answer key, ctet application form and ctet question paper through CTET 2019 Official Notification. The ctet online application process will start from 05-02-2019

CTET Exam Dates

CTET Notification 2019 Released on 04 February 2019
CTET Online form 2019 application process Starts From 5th February 2019
Last Date to fill CTET form application : 14 March 2019
CTET Correction Date : 07.04.2019 upto 11.59 P.M.
CTET Exam Date 2019 : 7 July 2019
CTET Admit Card: June 2019
CTET Result 2019 : August 2019

CTET 2019 Exam Fee

CATEGORY Only Paper I or II Both Paper I & II
General/OBC Rs.700/- Rs.1200/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled Person Rs.350/- Rs.600/-

CTET Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualifications for Classes I-V: Primary Stage

  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known) OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002.<OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed).OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education).OR
  • Graduation with at least 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)OR

Minimum Qualifications for Classes I-V: VI-VIII: Elementary Stage

  • Graduation and passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known)
  • Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed). OR
  • Graduation with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations issued from time to time in this regard. OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed) OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year B.A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed OR
  • Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year B.Ed. (Special Education) OR

How to Fill CTET 2019 Exam Application Form?

STEP1: Log on to CTET official website www.ctet.nic.in.
STEP2: Go to the link “Apply Online” and open the same.
STEP3: Fill in the Online Application Form and note down Registration No./Application No.
STEP4: Upload Scanned Images of latest Photograph and Signature
STEP5: Pay Examination Fee by e-challan or debit/credit card
STEP6: Print Confirmation page for record and future reference.

CTET Exam 2019 Schedule

Paper Timings DUration
Paper-I 09.30 AM TO 12.00 PM 2.30 HOUR
PAPER -II 02.00 PM TO 4.30 PM 2.30 HOUR

CTET Exam 2019 Pattern

CTET Exam Pattern Paper 1 (for Classes I to V)

Subject Number of Questions Total marks
Child development & Pedagogy 30 30
Language II (compulsory) 30 30
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Total 150 150

CTET Exam Pattern Paper 2 (for Classes VI to VIII)

Subject Number of Questions Total marks
Child development & Pedagogy 30 30
Language – 1 (compulsory) 30 30
Language – 2 (compulsory) 30 30
Science & Mathematics OR Social Science 60 60
Total 150 150

Previous Year CTE Question Papers

Year of Exam CTET Question Paper – 1 CTET Question Paper – 2
Sep 2016 CTET Question Paper PDF – Download Download CTET Question Paper PDF
Sep 2015 CTET Question Paper PDF – Download CTET Question Paper PDF – Download
Feb 2014 CTET Question Paper PDF – Download CTET Question Paper PDF – Download
Sep 2014 CTET Question Paper PDF – Download CTET Question Paper PDF – Download

Best Books for CTET 2019 Exam Preparation

There are so many CTET preparation books available online and offline, but it’s very difficult task to choose the best CTET competition books in those books. So we have prepared list of the best CTET book. which will assist you with your CTET Exam

Best Books for CTET Child Pedagogy and Development section

Book name Publisher
A Complete Resource for CTET: Child Development and Pedagogy Pearson Education
Child Development & Pedagogy for CTET (Paper 1 & 2) By Shalini Punjabi (Disha Publications)
CTET and TET Child Development & Pedagogy (Paper I & II) Arihant Publications
Child Development & Pedagogy for CTET and STET (Hindi) Disha publications.

Most Popular Books for Language I and Language II CTET

Book name Publisher
Study Package for CTET Mcgraw Hill Education
Study Guide for CTET Paper 1 – English Disha Publication
CTET & TETs English Language Paper I & II Arihant Publications

Important Books for Science and Mathematics

Book name Publisher
CTET Central Teachers Eligibility Test CBSE Syllabus Teachers from Classes VI to VIII Mathematics & Science Sura College of Competition
A Complete Resource for CTET: Mathematics and Pedagogy Pearson Education
CTET Success Master Paper-II Teacher Selection for Class VI-VIII Maths & Science Arihant Experts
CTET & TETs for Class I-V Mathematics & Pedagogy Arihant Experts

Best Books for Environmental Studies

Book name Publisher
CTET & TETs Environmental Studies & Pedagogy Class I-V by Arihant Experts
UPTET AND CTET ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES Youth Competition Times
Teacher Eligibility Test Environmental Studies (For Classes I-V) Upkar Prakashan

Best Books for Social Studies/Social Science

Book name Publisher
CTET Success Master Science Social/Studies Paper-II for Class VI-VIII Arihant Experts
CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test) Paper II: Social Science Teacher Selection (For Class VI – VIII) Access Publishing

CTET Admit Card

CBSE will be release CTET 2019 Admit Card as per the CTET notification published on the CTET Official website. Make sure you have ctet registration number and password at the time of downloading your admit card. Candidates should check all details on the admit card for any issue and report to the authority regarding any corrections.

Steps to download CTET 2019 Admit Card is as follows:

  • Visit CTET official website i.e. www.ctet.nic.in
  • Click on the Admit Card tab
  • Put Registration Number and Password
  • Click on submit
  • Download and print CTET 2019 Admit Card.

Necessary photo ID proof in CTET exam

PAN Card, Aadhaar Card, Passport, Driving Licence, Voter ID Card etc.

    CTET Application Form FAQs

  • What is the official Website for CTET application form?

    Answer: you can fill the CTET application form online at ctet.nic.in

  • What is the Last date of CTET exam to fill the form ?

    Answer: March 12, 2019 is the last date to submit the CTET 2019 application form

  • How can I do correction my Ctet Exam application Form?

    Answer: Firstly you You will need to login at ctet.nic.in and make corrections in your application form from March 25 to April 1, 2019.

  • How many times Ctet Exam is held in a year?

    Answer: The CTET exam held twice in a year in july and december.

  • When the CTET Admit Card 2019 will be issue?

    Answer: CTET Admit Card 2019 will be issue in mid of june on CTET official website ctet.nic.in. by the CBSE.

  • Is there a negative marking in CTET 2019 exam?

    Answer: No, There will be no negative marking in the CTET 2019 exam.

  • When the CTET Result will be declared?

    Answer: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Delhi will be declared CTET 2019 Result within 6 weeks of the date of examination on the official website www.ctet.nic.in

  • What is the age limit for CTET exam?

    Answer: TO apply for CTET exam The minimum age limit is 18 years. However, there is no maximum age limit.

  • What will be the language of CTET 2019 Question Paper?

    Answer:The language of CTET 2019 Question Paper will be bilingual – Hindi or English

  • What are the Qualifying Marks for CTET Exam 2019?

    Answer: Qualifying Marks for General candidate – 90 Marks out of 150 Marks
    Qualifying Marks for OBC/SC/ST – 85 Marks out of 150 Marks

  • What is the validity period of CTET certificate?

    Answer: As per by NCTE guidelines, the validity period is 7 years from the declaration of result

  • How many times a candidate Can I apply for CTET?

    Answer: There is no restriction to apply for CTET, Even the candidate, who has qualified the CTET once, can re-appear for the exam.

  • How can I contact Ctet office?

    Answer: Joint Secretary (CTET), Central Board Of Secondary Education,
    PS 1-2, Institutional Area, I P Extension,
    Patparganj, Delhi-110 092
    Phone No: 011-22235774, 22240104
    Fax: 22240103
    Email: ctet@cbse.gov.in