Central Teacher Eligibility Test(CTET)

Exam Pattern:
The exam is based on National Curriculum Framework. The people who have the professional qualifications of Teacher Training such as D.El.Ed, B.Ed are eligible to take part in the test.

All questions in CTET will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), with four alternatives out of which one answer will be most appropriate. Each carrying one mark and there will be no negative marking.

There will be two papers of CTET.
(i) Paper I will be for a person who intents to be a teacher for classes I to V.
(ii) Paper II will be for a person who intents to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII.

Note: A person who intents to be a teacher for both levels (classes I to V and classes VI to VIII) will have to appear in both the papers (Paper I and Paper II).

Paper I (for classes I to V) Primary Stage

# Subject No. of Questions Marks
1. Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
2. Language I 30 30
3. Language II 30 30
4. Mathematics 30 30
5. Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150

Paper II (for classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage

# Subject No. of Questions Marks
1. Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory) 30 30
2. Language I (compulsory) 30 30
3. Language II (compulsory) 30 30
4. Mathematics and Science ( for Maths and Science Teacher) OR Social Science (For Social Studies/Social Science teacher) 60 60
Total 150 150
Exam Syllabus:

Paper I (for classes I to V) Primary Stage

Child Development and Pedagogy
Language I
Language II
Mathematics
Environmental Studies

Paper II (for classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage

Child Development and Pedagogy
3
Language I
Language II
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies/Social Sciences