Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)
CENTRAL BOARD OF SECONDARY EDUCATION

CTET September 2018 Exam Information – Everything You Need to Know

CTET Sept 2018 Exam info guide contains everything you need to know like CTET 2018 Application process, Syllabus, important Dates, Admit Card , answer key, result etc.

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National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) notified its decisions on 23rd August 2010 and 29th July 2011. NCTE followed instructions stated in sub-section (1) of Section 23 of the RTE Act. Persons interested in teaching have to pass Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) to qualify. After clearing mandatory TET, a person is eligible to apply for the teaching position for classes I to VIII. This rule was internally decided on since the TET qualifications are a must for a candidate. After passing TET, a person can apply for a teaching position to all schools. List of schools is specified in Clause (n) of section 2 of RTE Act. TET is conducted by appropriate Government body abiding NCTE rules.

What are the benefits of clearing the CTET for teaching eligibility?

  • Passing mandatory CTET brings national standards in teaching and teachers’ quality.
  • CTET process has given rise to teacher’s education institutions. Students attending classes in these institutions work diligently to improve performance standards of teachers.
  • CTET is conducted through Government bodies following NCTE rules. Thus, Government takes special care in providing qualified teachers. The stakeholders are happy because the Indian Government gives much importance to the quality of teachers.

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, has authorized Central Board of Secondary Education in Delhi. This education body conducts CTET all over India.

Interested candidates should refer to the selected textbooks for following the suggested syllabus. This syllabus is specially prepared by NCTE for preparing in the field of education. Click on provided information bulletin to learn the CTET syllabus. Any candidate who sincerely prepares using the authentic textbooks can pass the CTET. The process of CTET Exam is always fair, open, and transparent. Candidates who qualify by passing the CTET show pure merit.

CTET Notification 2018 Released

On 12th June 2018, the latest notification was released on the official website. There are free mock tests available at the official CTET site.

Are there any CTET Latest News ?

As per CTET 2018: Twenty teachers would be in Central Teacher Eligibility Test. Prakash Javadekar, the Central Human Resource Development Minister, has ordered CBSE to conduct CTET in 20 languages. This was ordered after several criticisms of CBSE decision to remove seventeen languages. These include Bangla, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu from CTET options. Javadekar has mentioned CTET exams would be conducted in all 20 languages as it was done before.

CBSE would conduct CTET 2018, for the 11th year, on Sunday, 16th September 2018. This test would be held in 92 locations all across India.

CTET 2018 Important Dates are as follows:

  • Notification –              12th June 2018
  • Application Date –              22nd June 2018
  • Application closing date –              19th July 2018
  • Last to pay application fees online –              21st July 2018 (up to 3:30 pm)
  • CTET 2018 exam date                                –              16th September 2018

How Much is the Application Fee for CTET?

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  Only Paper – I or  II  

  Both Paper – I   &   II  

   General/OBC

Rs. 700/-

Rs.1200/-

   SC/ST/Differently Abled Person

Rs.350/-

Rs.600/-

CTET 2018 Online Services

The process of online application begins (22nd June 2018) and ends (9th July 2018). Online payments can be made till (Saturday, 21st July 2018 up to 3.30 pm).

What are the steps for submitting the CTET Online Application Form 2018?

  • Login to the CTET Official website : https://ctet.nic.in
  • Click on Apply Online till it opens.
  • Fill in CTET 2018 Online Application Form ; Note down registration number and application number.
  • Upload latest photograph with signature (scanned images).
  • Use payment modes such as debit card, credit card or e-challan.
  • Finally, print the confirmation page for future

What are the CTET eligibility criteria 2018 ?

Check CTET 2018 Eligibility Criteria for primary level and elementary stage.

Primary level (Classes I-V):

  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) passed with minimum 50% score and cleared or would be appearing in the last year of the two years Diploma in Elementary Education.
  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) with minimum 45% score and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the two years Diploma in Elementary Education. This course should be compliant to the NCTE Recognition Norms and Procedure Regulations, 2002.
  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) with minimum 50% score and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the four years B.El.Ed i.e. Bachelor of Elementary Education.
  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) with minimum 50% score and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the two- year Diploma in Education (Special Education).
  • Graduation (minimum) and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the two-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

For Classes VI-VIII: Elementary Stage

  • Graduation (minimum) and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the two-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
  • Graduation with a minimum 50% score and passed or would be appearing in one-year Bachelor in Education.
  • Graduation with a minimum 45% score and passed or would be appearing in the one-year Bachelor in Education. This course should be in accordance with NCTE Recognition Norms and Procedure Regulations, 2002.
  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) with minimum 50% score and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the four-year Bachelor in Elementary Education.
  • Senior Secondary qualified (or equivalent) with minimum 50% score and passed or would be appearing in the last year of the four-year courses namely B.A. – B.Sc.Ed, and B.A.Ed or B.Sc.Ed.
  • Graduation with a minimum 50% scored and passed or would be appearing in the one-year B.Ed. (Special Education).

Central Board of Secondary Education conducts the CTET Examinations twice a year in February and September. CBSE successfully conducted CTET Exam in February 2018. Recently, the CBSE has released the Notification for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) for September 2018. Candidates waiting to clear the CTET should follow the provided schedule and appear for the exam.

List of CTET Exam Centers 2018

LIST OF STATE/CITY WHERE CENTRAL TEACHER EGIBILITY TEST-2018 WILL BE CONDUCTED
NAME OF STATECITY CODENAME OF CITYNAME OF STATECITY CODENAME OF CITY
ANDMAN & NICOBAR1PORT BLAIRMANIPUR49IMPHAL
ANDHRA PRADESH2VIJAYAWADAMEGHALYA50SHILONG
3VISAKHAPATNAMMIZORAM51AIZAWL
ARUNACHAL PRADESH4ITANAGARNAGALAND52KOHIMA
ASSAM5GUWAHATIORISSA53BHUBNANESHWAR
BIHAR6MUZAFFARPUR54SAMBALPUR
7PATNAPUDUCHERRY55PUDUCHERRY
CHANDIGARH8CHANDIGARHPUNJAB56AMRITSAR
CHHATTISGARH9RAIPUR57BHATINDA
DADAR & NAGAR HAVELI10DADAR & NAGAR58FEROZPUR
DAMAN & DIU11DAMAN59JALANDHAR
DELHI/NCR12DELHI CENTRAL60MOHALI
13DELHI EASTRAJASTHAN61AJMER
14DELHI NORTH62JAIPUR
15DELHI SOUTH63JODHPUR
16DELHI WEST64KOTA
GOA17PANAJI65UDAIPUR
GUJRAT18AHMEDABADSIKKIM66GANGTOK
19SURATTAMILNADU67CHENNAI
20VADODARA68COIMBATORE
HARYANA21AMBALA69MADURAI
22FARIDABAD70TIRUCHIRAPALLI
23GURUGRAMTELANGANA71HYDERABAD
24KARNALTRIPURA72AGARTALA
25KURUKSHETRAUTTARAKHAND73DEHRADUN
26PANCHKULA74HALDWANI
HIMACHAL PRADESH27HAMIRPUR75ROORKEE
28KANGRA76SRINAGAR GARWAL
29SHIMLAUTTAR PRADESH77AGRA
JAMMU & KASHMIR30JAMMU78ALIGARH
31SRINAGAR79ALLAHABAD
JHARKHAND32BOKARO80BAREILLY
33DHANBAD81GHAZIABAD
34RANCHI82GORAKHPUR
KARNATAKA35BENGALURU83KANPUR
36MANGALORE84LUCKNOW
KERALA37ERNAKULAM85MATHURA
38KOZHIKODE86MORADABAD
39TRIVENDRUM87NOIDA
LAKSHADWEEP40KAVARATI88RAEBARELI
MADHYA PRADESH41BHOPAL89SAHARANPUR
42INDORE90VARANASI
43JABALPURWEST BENGAL91DURGAPUR
MAHARASHTRA44AURANGABAD92KOLKATA
45MUMBAI
46NAGPUR
47NASIK
48PUNE

Some quick and vital information

The official website has the following provisions for downloading:

  • CTET 2018 Information Bulletin and Public Notices: This provides detailed information on CTET September Exams for candidates.
  • CTET Information Bulletin 2018
  • CTET Sept 2018 English Notice
  • CTET Sept 2018 Hindi Notice
  • CTET 2018 Exam Preparation

Now, you must have got a comprehensive idea before taking the CTET, to be eligible for appointment as a teacher for classes I to VIII. However, make sure that you know the CTET syllabus as well as the exam pattern too, before you take the final test. You can go through the links provided for studying and download the previous years’ CTET questions at zero cost.

Latest News

CTET 2018 Online Application Form Submission is delayed according to official website (www.ctet.nic.in)