Home » CTET Application Form 2020: Apply Online for Central Teaching Eligibility Test
Job Updates

CTET Application Form 2020: Apply Online for Central Teaching Eligibility Test

CTET-EXAM-PITARA

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released online application for Central Teaching Eligibility Test 2020. The interested candidates who are seeking their career in CTET Exam 2020 can apply for the released application on or before 24th February 2020. The aspirants can submit their online application on the official website www.ctet.nic.in by clicking on the URL link available.

What is CTET?

CTET stands for Central Teaching Eligibility Test which is a national level examination conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education). The exam is been conducted twice a year, to shortlist all the candidates for the position of teachers from class 1 to class 8. There are two types of paper in the examination: Paper 1 and paper 2. Candidates who are planning to teach Class 1 to Class 5 need to appear for Paper 1 and the candidates who are planning for Class 6 to Class 8 need to take Paper 2. In order to teach from class 1 to class 8, the candidate needs to appear for both the papers.

Highlights of CTET Exam 2020

An Overview of CTET 2020
Name of the ExaminationCTET (Central Teaching Eligibility Test)
Level of ExaminationNational
Conducting BodyCBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education)
Examination ModeOffline
Frequency of ExamTwice a year (July & December)
LanguagesEnglish & Hindi
Apply ModeOnline
Duration of Exam150 Minutes
Purpose of ExaminationTo shortlist candidates for teachers in Class 1 to Class 8
Number of Testing Cities110 cities across the country
Official Websitewww.ctet.nic.in
Exam Helpdesk Number011-22235774

Important Dates of CTET Notification 2020

EventsImportant Dates
Application Process Starts24/01/2020
Application Form Last Date24/02/2020 till 23:59 hrs
Last Date to Pay Application Fee27/02/2020 before 15: 30 hrs
Release of Admit CardJune 2020
Examination Date05/07/2020
Answer Key availableAfter Exam
Result DateNotified Soon

Application Fee for CTET Exam 2020

CategorySingle Paper (Either 1 or 2)Both Papers (Both 1 and 2)
SC/ST/PwDRs. 500/-Rs. 600 only
General/OBCRs. 1000/-Rs. 1200 only
Note: Candidates are supposed to submit application fee by e-Challan in the CTET Examination Account which is linked with the Syndicate or Canara Bank or through Debit or Credit Cards.

Eligibility Criteria for Central Teaching Eligibility Test (CTET) July 2020

Candidates who want to apply for the given application of CTET jobs must fulfill the given eligibility criteria to be qualified for recruitment process. Candidates who do not meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected from the recruitment process. The Eligibility criteria for the CTET Exam 2020 will be done on the basis of Educational Qualification.

StageEducational Qualification
Primary Stage (Class 1st to 5th)Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent exam with at least 50% marks or appearing in the final year of 2 year diploma in Elementary Education
OR
Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent with at least 50 % marks or appearing in final year of 4 year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed)
OR
Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent exam with at least 45% marks or appearing in the final year of 2- year diploma in Elementary Education as per NCTE Norms 2020
OR
Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent with at least 50% marks or appearing in final year of 2 year Diploma in Education (Special Education)
OR
Passed Graduation or appearing in final year of 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education
OR
Passed Graduation with 50% marks and 1 year B.Ed Examination 
Secondary Stage (Class 6th to 8th)Passed Graduation or appearing in the final year of 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education
OR
Passed Graduation with at least 45% marks or appearing in 1 year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed) as per NCTE Norms
OR
Passed Graduation with at least 50% marks or appearing in 1 year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed)
OR
Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent with at least 50% marks or appear in final year of 4 year B.A/ B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed.
OR
Passed Senior Secondary or equivalent with at least 50% marks or appearing in final year of 4 year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed)
OR
Passed Graduation with at least 50% marks or appearing in 1 year B.Ed/ (B.Ed Special Education)

CTET Selection Process (Step by Step)

  1. Application Form: This is the first step of the process where the candidates need to fill the CTET 2020 Application form available in the online mode of the examination’s official website. Candidates belonging to General or OBC category need to pay Rs. 1000 (for one paper) and fee of Rs. 1200 (for two papers). On the other hand, candidates who belong to SC/ST/Diff. Abled need to pay Rs. 500 for one paper and Rs. 600 for both papers.
  • Admit Card: All the candidates can download their admit card for CTET 2020 exam from the official website of the Examination. All the details of the student is been mentioned on the admit card. The examination or the test centre is also mentioned along with the reporting time of the test.
  • Examination:  The date of examination for one and both paper is 05-07-2020. Aspirant need to report at the examination centre before 90 minutes of examination’s commencement. The examination has duration of two and half hours (150 minutes). Candidates aspiring for teaching class 1 to 5 (Primary) need to give Paper 1 and who are aspire to teach class 6 to 8 (elementary) are required to appear for Paper 2.
  • Result: CBSE announces the result of CTET exam on its official website. All those candidates who qualify for the CTET examination gets CTET eligibility certificate. The time limit of CTET is of seven years from the declaration date of the result.

An Overview of Examination Pattern for CTET 2020 (Paper 1 & Paper 2)

Subject (Paper 1)QuestionsMarks
Child Development & Pedagogy (Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Language 1(Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Language 2 (Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Mathematics30 MCQs30 Marks
Environmental Studies30 MCQs30 Marks
Total150 MCQs150 Marks
Subject (Paper 2)QuestionsMarks
Child Development & Pedagogy (Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Language 1(Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Language 2(Compulsory)30 MCQs30 Marks
Mathematics and Science(for Mathematics and Science teacher)ORSocial Studies / Social Science(for Social Studies/ Social Science teacher)ORMathematics, Science and Social Studies   60 MCQs   60 Marks
Total150 MCQs150 Marks

Syllabus for Central Teaching Eligibility Test (CTET) 2020

Subjects (Paper 1)Important Topics
  Child Development & PedagogyChild Development (Primary School Child), Concepts of inclusive education and understanding children with special needs, Learning and Pedagogy
Language 1Comprehension, Pedagogy of the Language Development
Language 2Comprehension, Pedagogy of the Language Development
  MathematicsShapes and Spatial Understanding, Geometry, Solids, Numbers, Basics Operations with Addition, Subtraction, Multiplications as well as Divisions, Weight, Measurement and Time, Volume, Patterns, Data Handling, Money, Pedagogical issues
 Environmental StudiesFamily and Friends: Plants, Animals, Relationships, Work and Play, Water, Food, Shelter, Travel, Things We make and Do, Pedagogical issues
Subjects (Paper 2)Important Topics
 Child Development & PedagogyChild Development (Elementary School Child), Concept of Inclusive education and Understanding children with special needs, Learning as well as Pedagogy
Language 1Comprehension, Pedagogy of the Language Development
Language 2Comprehension, Pedagogy of the Language Development
MathematicsNumber System, Geometry, Mensuration, Algebra, Pedagogical issues
 ScienceFood, Natural Phenomena, Natural Resources & their utilization, Materials, The World of the Living, Moving Things People and Ideas, Natural Phenomena, Pedagogical issues
Social Studies/ Social SciencesHistory, Geography, Social and Political Life, Pedagogical issues

Time Schedule for CTET Exam 2020

EventsPaper IPaper II
Examination Date05-07-202005-07-2020
Entry in the Examination Centre8:00 AM12:30 PM
Checking of Admit Cards09:00 AM to 09: 15 AM01: 30 PM to 01: 45 PM
Distribution of Test Booklet09: 15 AM01: 45 PM
Opened to take out the Answer Sheet09: 25 AM01: 55 PM
Last Entry in the Examination Centre09: 30 AM02: 00 PM
Test Commences09: 30 AM02: 00 PM
Test Concludes12:00 Noon04: 30 PM

How to Fill CTET Exam 2020 Application Form Online?

  • Open the official website by clicking on the link available.
  • Now, click on “Apply for CTET 2020” option and write all the mandatory details on the required field of the form, according to 10the level certificate.
  • Select exam centres, language and paper option.
  • Upload the photograph and signature in jpeg format.
  • Pay the application fee through e-Challan or Online mode.
  • Review all the filled details and click on Submit button.
  • Take the print out of the submitted application form for further reference.

CTET Examination 2020 Admit Card

The Central Board of Secondary Education will release the Admit Cards or Hall Tickets in the month of June. The hall tickets of the selected candidates will be uploaded online on the official website. All the participating candidates are advised to collect CTET Admit Card 2020 to attend the exam for sitting in the examination hall, otherwise aspirants will not be allowed to take entry in the examination hall without the proper admit card.

Along with the Admit cards, candidates must carry one valid ID proof (Voter ID, Aadhar Card, Driving License, Passport or PAN Card in original as well as photocopy. The Admit Card contains candidate details like Roll Number, Name, Father’s Name, Category, Sub-Category, Date of Birth, Photograph, Signature, and Address of examination centre allotted. All the eligible candidates will be informed about the release of Admit card for CTET exam 2020 by e-mail or SMS to download it from website.

Candidates need to report at Examination Centre 90 minutes before the starting of the exam. The candidate who reports the examination centre after 9:30 AM will not be allowed to take entry in Paper-I and the candidate who report after 2:00 PM will not be allowed to take entry in Paper- II.

CTET 2020 Result

The Results for CTET 2020 would be declared on the official website of the examination. The marks secured by the candidate is been listed along with the qualifying status of the exam. The CTET scorecard includes the overall marks which are scored by the student as well as the marks secured by them in each subject of the examination.

Last year, nearly 30 lakhs candidates applied for CTET 2019 out of which approximately 23 Lacs appeared for the exam. A total of 3.52 Lacs Candidates were able to qualify CTET 2019.

How to check for CBSE TET Result 2020?

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of the examination
  • Step 2: Click on the Link- “CTET Result” mentioned at the bottom of the page
  • Step 3: Enter your details like your roll number etc.
  • Step 4: View the Result and download the sheet as per your requirement.

How to Get Latest and Free Job Alert for CTET Recruitment 2020?

Candidates seeking their career in CTET Jobs can get free and latest alerts on Job Notification, Vacancies, Application Form filling date, Results etc. through our website www.exampitara.com for all necessary information. Above all the Job portals, exampitara aims to serve the best and timely information of every sarkari naukri, sarkari jobs and all competitive examinations. Jobseekers can follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn to get latest updates.

Recent News