What is REET?
Board of Secondary Education, Rajasthan (BSER) has been entrusted with the sole duty of organizing the REET/RTET in the state of Rajasthan.
- Candidates seeking a career in the education industry can grab this opportunity as 32,000 vacancies are expected to be filled this year. Candidates have to clear a two-stage selection process which includes the Written Test and an Interview. BSER conducts two Papers for REET Recruitment i.e. Level I (Primary - For Class I to V) and Level II (Secondary - For Class VI to VIII).
- Candidates have to clear both the Paper if they want to be eligible to teach both the Level i.e. Primary & Secondary levels. Candidates have the option to apply for either of the Level or both as per their interest and eligibility.
- This year the REET examination date will be released soon. The online application process will be started on 10th January 2022.
Overview of REET Exam
- REET will be conducted Offline i.e. it will be OMR based on pen-paper examination.
- There will be no negative marking.
- After qualifying for this REET test candidate will become eligible for the post of teacher in Primary and Upper Primary Level in the state of Rajasthan.
- Candidates must score 60% or above in the REET examination to be considered TET qualified.
- Under NCTE Guidelines, REET Certificate shall be valid for 7 years from the date of the TET examination.
Given below is the minimum eligibility criteria which are mandatory for the candidates regarding educational qualification for both Levels I & Level II examinations-
REET Eligibility Criteria for Level 1 (Classes I to V)
- Senior Secondary or equivalent to 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2nd-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known) OR
- Senior Secondary or equivalent to 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 4th year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). OR
- Senior Secondary or equivalent to 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2nd-year Diploma in Education (Special Education)* OR
- Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known)
REET Eligibility for Level 2 (Classes VI to VIII)
- Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known) OR
- Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1 year Bachelor in Education. OR
- Graduation with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in 1 year Bachelor in Education, under the NCTE Regulations issued from time to time in this regard. OR
- Senior Secondary or it's equivalent to 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 4- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) OR
- Senior Secondary or it's equivalent to 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 4- year B.A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed. OR
- Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year B.Ed. (Special Education).
- Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of 2-year Bachelor of Education (by whatever name known)
Note: According to NCTE, Commerce candidates can also apply for level 2 under the Social Studies section.
REET Eligibility Criteria - Age Limit
There is no age limit mentioned in the previous year notification. We will let you know if there will be any changes in the age criteria this year once the recruitment will be released.
Qualifying Marks for REET
The qualifying marks of the rest exam are predetermined which means that candidates have a clear vision of how much they need to score to qualify for the REET. This year the cut-off marks have been changed a little and we shared all the details of the new cut-off marks for all the categories.
REET New Cut-Off Marks
Recently the Hon'ble Supreme Court passed the new REET Cut Off marks for the candidates of various categories. We have updated the latest qualifying marks for the REET 2021 exam.
|Category||Minimum passing percentage||Qualifying Marks||Validity|
|General / Unreserved||60||60||90||90|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)||60||36||90||54|
|Scheduled Castes (SC), Other Backward Classes (OBC), Extremely Backward Classes (MBC) and Economically Weaker Section (EWS)||55||82.5|
|All categories of widows and abandoned women and ex-servicemen||50||75|
|All persons who come as per rules in the category of Differently-abled||40||60|
|Sahariya tribe||36(Sahariya Area)||54|
REET Selection Process - Now and Then!
In the REET Teaching Recruitment Examination, the weightage of the marks obtained in the REET exam has been increased. Previously, the weightage of the REET marks is only 70% and 30% is for the academic weightage of the candidates. Now it is converted into 90: 10.
|REET Recruitment Ration||REET Marks Weightage||Academic Weightage|
What After REET Result?
- After the REET scorecard and results are released, the candidates will be eligible to apply in various primary and secondary schools for the post of a teacher based on their scores.
- The candidates can then proceed to apply to the various schools.
- After the application, there will be a document verification process. On completion of the document verification round, candidates will get their appointment letters from the respective schools that they applied to.
REET Certificate Validity
Under NCTE Guidelines, RTET Certificate shall be valid for 7 years from the date of the TET examination. So all the candidates who qualify for the REET will be able to apply for teaching jobs for the next seven years from the date of the result announcement.
We hope that we were able to clear all your doubts related to this exam, If you have any more queries do write us your feedback. All the best for REET 2021!
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