CTET Online Application Form 2021, Eligibility, Exam Dates & Other Details

CTET Online Application Form 2021: Central Board Of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the official CTET Notification 2021 PDF on Its official website. Registration or online application for CTET will start from 20th September 2021 at ctet.nic.in. The last date to submit the online application for CTET 2021 is 25th October 2021.

This is the 15th edition of CTET and it will be conducted in 20 languages around the country. CTET Exam was previously conducted in offline mode, this will be the first time when CBSE has scheduled CTET 2021 for online mode (CBT test). In this article, you will get complete details about CTET Online Application Form 2021 like eligibility criteria, exam dates, application fee, ctet salary, and how to apply online for CTET 2021?

CTET Online Application Form 2021: Highlights

Name Of The ExamCentral Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) December 2021
Name Of The OrganizationCentral Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Posts NamePrimary teachers, TGT and PGT posts
Job TypeCentral Government Jobs
Exam LevelNational Level Eligibility Test
Exam ModeOnline
CTET Exam Date 202116th December 2021 to 13th January 2022
Exam Duration150 minutes
Language20 languages
No. of Test Cities135 cities across India
StatusReleased
Official Sitectet.nic.in

CTET Exam Date 2021

CTET Exam Date for CTET 2021 December exam has already been announced by the CBSE along with CTET official notification. The CTET online examination will be conducted from 16 December 2021 to 13 January 2022. Check all the important dates for CTET 2021 December Exam from the below table.

EventsDates
CTET Notification Date 202120th September 2021
CTET Online Registration Starts From20th September 2021
Last Date to fill Online Application25th October 2021 (Extended)
Last Date for submission of fee through E-Challan25th October 2021
Online Correction Schedule22nd to 28th October 2021
CTET Admit Card Date 2021December 2021
CTET Exam Date 2021-2216th December 2021 to 13th January 2022
Release of CTET Answer KeyJanuary 2022
CTET Result Date 202115 February 2022
CTET Certificates’ DispatchTo be notified

There will be two papers of CTET:

  1. Paper-I will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes 1 to 5.
  2. Paper-II will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes 6 to 8.

Paper-I will be held in the morning session and Paper-II in the evening session.

PaperTimingDuration
Paper-I09.30 am to 12:00 pm2.30 Hours
Paper-II02:30 pm to 05:00 pm2.30 Hours

CTET Eligibility Criteria 2021

The CTET eligibility criteria are different for selecting candidates for the post of teacher for Classes 1-5 and for Classes 6-8. Let’s have a look at the Educational Qualification required by the candidates for both these sections:

Educational Qualification for Classes 1-5

  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam with minimum 50% marks and cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration) OR
  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam securing minimum of 45% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration), according to the NCTE Regulations 2002. OR
  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with a minimum of 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Bachelor of Elementary Education (4 years duration). OR
  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with a minimum of 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Diploma in Education (2 years duration). OR
  • A candidate who has a Bachelor’s degree and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration).

Educational Qualification for Classes 6-8

  • A candidate who holds a Graduation degree and has passed or is appearing in the final year examination of Diploma in Elementary Education (2 years duration). OR
  • A candidate who has completed his/her Graduation degree with 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Bachelor in Education. OR
  • A candidate who has completed his/her Graduation degree with 40% marks and has cleared or appearing in the final year exam of Bachelor in Education, according to NCTE regulations. OR
  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent test with minimum 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in final year exam of 4 years duration Bachelor of Elementary Education. OR
  • A candidate who has completed Senior Secondary or its equivalent exam with 50% marks and cleared or appearing in final year exam of B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed or B.A/B.Sc.Ed. OR
  • A candidate who has a Graduation degree with 50% marks and has cleared or appearing in B.Ed program of 1-year duration.

CTET Salary 2021

All the selected candidates will get the Pay scale as per posts wise mentioned below:

  • For Primary Teacher: Rs 9,300-34,800 + GP of 4,200 as on 7th Pay Commission + Several allowance mentioned
  • For Trained Graduate Teacher: Rs 9,300-34,800 + GP of 4,600 as on 7th Pay Commission + Several allowance
  • For Post Graduate Teacher: Rs 9,300-34,800 + GP of 4,800 as on 7th Pay Commission + Several allowance

CTET passed teachers at all levels get several allowances as mentioned below:

  • TA (Transport Allowance)
  • HRA (House Rent Allowance)
  • Increment (once a year)
  • Others

CTET Selection Process 2021

Candidates appearing for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) will be shortlisted on the basis of their score in the CTET Online Exam. CTET is an eligibility test only which means, qualifying CTET does not guarantee jobs to the aspirants.

They have to apply for recruitment at different schools based on the available vacancies which require CTET Certification for which the candidates must score more or equal to 60% marks in order to get selected.

CTET Online Application Fee 2021

CategoryPaper I or II Both Paper I & II
General / OBC (NCL)Rs. 1000 /-Rs. 1200 /-
SC / ST / Differently Abled PersonRs. 500 /-Rs. 600 /-

GST as applicable will be charged extra by the Bank.

CTET Exam Pattern 2021

CTET 2021 Exam will be conducted for two:

  • Paper-I
  • Paper-II

CTET Paper I Exam Pattern

SubjectNumber of Questions Total Marks
Language I (compulsory)3030
Language II (compulsory)3030
Child Development and Pedagogy3030
Environmental Studies3030
Mathematics3030
Total150150

CTET Paper II Exam Pattern

SubjectNumber Of QuestionsTotal Marks
Child Development & Pedagogy(compulsory)3030
Language I (compulsory)3030
Language II (compulsory)3030
Mathematics and Science
(for Mathematics and Science teacher) OR
Social Studies/Social Science (for Social Studies/Social Science teacher)
6060
Total 150150

Documents Required For CTET Application Form 2021

  • Class 10 pass certificate
  • Class 12 pass certificate
  • Certificate of highest qualification
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Scanned copy of passport size photograph
  • Scanned copy of the signature

Detailed Need to Enter in CTET Application Form 2021

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Address
  • Locality
  • City
  • District
  • State
  • Pin Code
  • Mobile number
  • STD code with a telephone number
  • Email ID
  • State
  • Identification type
  • Percentage
  • Marks Obtained
  • Aadhar Number
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Status of Qualifying Exam
  • Employment Status
  • Applying for
  • Have you Appeared for CTET before
  • Language-1
  • Language-2
  • Question Paper Medium

How To Apply Online For CTET 2021?

How to fill ctet online application form
How to fill ctet online application form
  • Step 1: Open CBSE, Central Teacher Eligibility Test Official Website, Named by ctet.nic.in.
  • Step 2: On the Home screen, you will get the “CTET 2021 December Online Registration button” Active from 20, September onwards.
  • Step 3: After clicking on the Registration button you will redirect to a new page where you need to do login with your existing account or create a new account if you are applying for this first time.
  • Step 4: After login, you will get CTET Dec 2021 Application form.
  • Step 5: Enter all details correctly “Your Personal Details, Exam center, Posts, Upload documents,12th, Degree marks, and All Mendetery details.”
  • Step 6: After filling in all details you will redirect to the payment gateway where you need to pay application fees through Online Mode.
  • Step 7: Click on Submit Button on or before the Closing date.
  • Step 8: Download the submitted Application form for future use.

CTET Notification PDF 2021

CTET notification pdf 2021 has been released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on 20 September in the form of an Information Bulletin. Candidates should go through the CTET 2021 notification thoroughly as it contains the details regarding the conduct of the exam online as Computer Based Test (CBT).

Download CTET 2021 Official Notification PDF

Download CTET Exam Schedule 2021 PDF

CTET Question Paper 2019 & Answer Key PDF

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CTET Contact Details

  • Address: The Joint Secretary (CTET), Central Teacher Eligibility Test Unit, Central Board of Secondary Education, PS 1-2, Institutional Area, IP Extension, Patparganj, Delhi-110 092
  • Contact No: 011-22235774, 22247176 Fax: 22235775
  • Email: ctet@cbse.gov.in

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How many times CTET is conducted in a year?
Ans. – CTET is conducted twice a year in CTET 2021 July session and CTET 2021 December session. You need to fill a separate application form for both the CTET sessions.

Q. Is it possible to make corrections in CTET application form?
Ans. – Yes, candidates can correct certain fields through the CTET 2021 application form correction window.

Q. What should I do if I have forgotten the CTET application number?
Ans. – In case you have forgotten the CTET 2021 application number, then in such a case, you can regenerate it by following the due steps that are mentioned on the official website.

Q. What is the last date to apply online for CTET 2021?
Ans. – The last date to fill CTET Online Application Form 2021 is 20 October 2021.

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