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Teacher Eligibility Test known as TET is an Indian entrance examination for teachers. The test is mandatory for getting teaching jobs in government schools from Class 1 to Class 8. Paper 1 is meant for teachers opting for Class 1 to Class 5 and Paper 2 for Class 6 to Class 8. It is conducted by both Central government and State governments in India. Most states conduct their own TET. The test is conducted in order fulfill and achieve the goals of the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act.

Here on this page we will soon provide you all the details regarding TET Entrance Exam 2017. Apart from this we will also make available for you TET latest notifications, TET Exam dates, TET Selection Procedure and many more.

In India Teacher Eligibility Test is conducted by both Central and State governments to shortlist the eligible contenders to employ them as teachers in various government schools and colleges.  Most states conduct their own Teacher Eligibility Test such as:

  • UPTET- Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test
  • HTET- Haryana Teachers Eligibility Test
  • APTET- Arunachal Pradesh, Teachers Eligibility Test
  • RTET- Rajasthan Teacher Eligibility Test
  • CTET- Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)

TET Upcoming Notification 2017

Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) is an entrance test which is common for all teachers who want to teach in their relevant states. This TET test is conducted by both Central government and State Government of India.

This TET Test is conducted by the government of India for all states. This test is different for all states. TET Entrance exam is divided into 2 papers. Paper 1 for Class 1 to 5 and paper 2 for class 6 to 8. Here we will provide you all the notifications regarding TET Entrance exam 2014.

TET Entrance exam is for all graduates including B.A, B.S.C or any other relevant degree. Aspirants need to score at least 60% marks to clear the eligibility criteria for TET. Here in this page we will provide you all the upcoming notifications regarding TET entrance examination. From here you can check the latest notification regarding TET 2017.

TET Exam

Government exams for teaching jobs are conducted from time to time all over India. It is conducted at various districts across India. TET is an important recruitment exam for teaching job in Government schools in India. The recruitment is done for all levels of education in schools that is, upper, middle as well lower levels of education.

Recruitment exam for teachers is a very good opportunity for the educated youth of India. These positions have very good salary package with lot of other allowances and benefits. In order to appear for these exams, the candidate should be minimum graduate in any discipline from a recognized university.

Higher educational degrees such as PG and doctorates are added advantage. BEd. Degree can also add to the qualifications of the candidate. Recruitment exam for teaching jobs are conducted on various subjects from all streams like science, arts and commerce.

TET Exam Question Papers

Question papers for these competitive exams are set in such a way, that it gives equal value to the specialized subjective part, as well as objective English and General awareness part. Special preparations are required to qualify these exams.

Candidates may prepare themselves from coaching centers which gives special training to the candidates of various government service exams. Coaching centers are present in almost all the cities across India.

In order to succeed in the written exam, the candidate must have a thorough knowledge of his own subject, as well he should prepare for general awareness and English portion of the recruitment paper.

TET Entrance Exam Details

TET was initiated by the Government of India in order to develop standards in teaching and it was held for the first time in 2011, for teachers already working, they are supposed to clear the exam in two years time. Teacher Eligibility Test is purely based on National Curriculum Framework and all graduates, as well as B.A, B.Sc; B.Com etc are eligible to acquire the examination.

All B. Ed. graduates necessitate clearing this examination to work as a teacher and a contender has to score over 60 per cent to clear the eligibility test. The exam is divided into Paper 1 and Paper 2 and the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) preserves the record.

Benefits Of TET Exam

As we know that, TET as a minimum qualification for a candidate to be eligible for selection as a teacher and here we’re providing you some benefits of clearing Teacher Eligibility Test, have a look.

  • It would fetch national standards and level of teacher excellence in the recruitment process;
  • It would bring teacher education institutions and students from these institutions to promote recover their performance standards;
  • It would send a optimistic signal to all stakeholders that the Government lays special importance on teacher quality.

Teachers are those who have the duty to teach our generation and they are working in various private, governments and semi-government organizations. Now this is the time of expertise so teachers are also functioning online and transport online courses and lectures and earning good. Teachers are playing important role in society and society development and they prepare students and our subsequently generation for profession as well as for better career and life.


TET Syllabus which has been set by NCET

TET Paper I- Structure and Content (All Compulsory): (Class I to V)

(i) Child Development and Pedagogy 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(ii) Language I 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iii) Language II 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iv) Mathematics 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(v) Environmental Studies 30 MCQs 30 Marks
Total 150 MCQs 150 Marks

TET  Paper II Duration of examination – one-and-a-half hours
  (for classes VI to VIII):

Structure and Content:

(i) Child Development & Pedagogy (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(ii) Language I (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iii) Language II (compulsory) 30 MCQs 30 Marks
(iv)(a) For Mathematics and Science teacher: Mathematics and Science
(b) For Social Studies/Social Science teacher: Social Science
(c) For any other teacher: either (a) or (b)
60 MCQs
60 MCQs
60 Marks
60 Marks