CTET 2024 is the Central Teacher Eligibility Test, a national level examination conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for the recruitment of teachers in schools affiliated to the CBSE and other schools recognized by the Government of India. The CTET is a qualifying examination and candidates who qualify the exam are eligible to teach in classes I to VIII in government and private schools across the country.
Important dates for CTET 2024:
|Application Start Date||03 November 2023|
|Last Date for Registration||23 November 2023|
|Last Date for Fee Payment||23 November 2023|
|Exam Date||21 January 2024|
|Admit Card Release Date||Before the exam|
|Answer Key Release Date||After the exam|
|Result Declaration Date||Notified soon|
Eligibility criteria for CTET 2024:
- Educational qualification:
- Minimum 50% marks in graduation in any discipline from a recognized university.
- Minimum 55% marks in post-graduation in education from a recognized university.
- 3-year integrated B.Ed. – M.Ed. degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks in graduation.
- Age limit:
- Minimum 18 years and maximum 35 years as of 01 July 2024.
Syllabus for CTET 2024:
|Paper 1||Designed for Teaching Classes I to V|
|Subjects||Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I (Hindi/English), Mathematics, Environmental Studies|
|Paper 2||Designed for Teaching Classes VI to VIII|
|Subjects||Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I (Hindi/English), Mathematics, Science, Social Science|
Exam pattern for CTET 2024:
- Mode of examination: Computer-based test (CBT)
- Total marks: 150 each for Paper 1 and Paper 2
- Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes each for Paper 1 and Paper 2
- Question type: Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
Passing criteria for CTET 2024:
- Minimum qualifying marks: 60% in each paper
- Relaxation for SC/ST/PWD candidates:
- 5% relaxation in qualifying marks for SC/ST candidates
- 10% relaxation in qualifying marks for PWD candidates
Application procedure for CTET 2024:
Candidates can apply for CTET 2024 online through the official website of CBSE. The application process is as follows:
- Visit the official website of CBSE.
- Click on the “CTET 2024” link.
- Click on the “Apply Online” link.
- Either create a new account or log in if you already have one.
- Complete the application form and upload the necessary documents.
- Pay the application fee.
- Submit the application form.
Fee for CTET 2024:
- General/OBC/EWS: ₹1,000 for each paper and ₹1,200 for both papers
- SC/ST/PH: ₹500 for each paper and ₹600 for both papers
How to prepare for CTET 2024:
There are a number of ways to prepare for CTET 2024. Here are a few tips:
- Start early: The sooner you start preparing, the more time you will have to cover the syllabus and practice for the exam.
- Refer to the right resources: There are a number of books, online courses, and practice tests available to help you prepare for CTET. Choose resources that are reliable and up-to-date.
- Practice regularly: The more you practice, the better you will be at answering the types of questions that are asked in the exam.
- Practice with practice exams: Using practice exams is an excellent method to gauge your advancement and pinpoint areas in which you can enhance.
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