CTET Exam 2022: July Notification (awaited), Exam date, Eligibility

CTET Exam 2022: July Notification (awaited), Exam date, Eligibility

ByNeha Joshi  |  Updated on: Jun 17, 2022
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CTET Exam 2022 will be held in July. The CTET Notification for the next exam will be released soon. Candidates can check the CTET Exam details on the official website once the notification is out. All the details of the exam can be found at the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The tentative CTET 2022 Exam Date is in July. The direct link to CTET Notification will also be available on our website once it is released.

CTET exam is a Central Teacher Eligibility Test conducted every year to check the eligibility of teachers for primary and upper primary classes. It is organized by the Central Board of Secondary Education for teachers vacancies in government schools. Applicants looking to establish their careers in teaching can apply for the CTET 2022 Exam.

Candidates must check complete details about the CTET Exam 2022 before applying for the exam. This website provides all the information including CTET notification, exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility, selection process, result, answer key, admit card etc.

What is CTET Exam?

CTET is an all-India level eligibility exam organized by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The CTET Exam is a computer-based test (CBT) that is conducted twice a year for verifying the eligibility of candidates for their appointment as teachers for Classes 1 to 8 in Central Government Schools such as KVS, NVS, etc. Not just government schools, many private schools consider CTET Certificates as compulsory eligibility criteria. Thus, a CTET Certificate is very important for teaching aspirants to get a teaching job in government as well as private schools.

The CBSE is all set to organize the CTET 2022 Exam. The exam is in online mode this time. The CTET Exam pattern has multiple papers - Paper 1 and Paper 2. The CTET Paper 1 is conducted for the candidates for Classes 1-5 (Primary Teachers) and CTET Paper 2 is for candidates for Classes 6-8 (Elementary Teachers). Candidates can take both papers if they wish to teach classes 1-8. The CTET July Exam 2022 will be the 16th edition of the exam. CTET 2022 is conducted in 20 languages across pan-India. The CTET Exam Date has not been decided yet for the July session but will be out as soon as the CTET Notification is released.

CTET Exam 2022: Latest Updates

CTET Exam is for aspirants who wish to apply as teachers in government schools. It is important to keep an eye on the latest update for CTET for better knowledge of the exam. Candidates can check the latest update for the CTET 2022 exam in this section.

CTET 2022 Notification

The CTET July notification will be released soon on the official website. The notification for CTET 2022 Exam is expected at the end of June. The tentative date of the exam is in July 2022. Once released, the direct link to CTET 2022 Notification will also be available on our website.

  • CTET Notification 2022 expected soon
  • CTET 2022 Exam in July
  • CTET 2022 is to be conducted in an online mode
  • CTET 2022 Score validity to remain for lifetime

CTET 2021 Marksheet and Certificate

On the 13th of May 2022, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) issued the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) December 2021 mark sheets and certificates in Digital Format in the DigiLocker account for all qualifying applicants. Candidates can check the direct link to CTET Marksheet and Certificates here:

CTET Marksheet & Certificate December 2021

CTET Certificate Validity

There have been recent changes in the CTET Certificate validity. As per new norms, the validity of the CTET Exam will remain to be a lifetime. Candidates can check the latest notification for the certificate here:

CTET Certification Validity 2022

CTET 2022 Exam Highlights

Candidates can glance at the CTET Exam 2022 highlights to have an overview of the exam. The table below consists of a summary of the CTET exam's latest updates.

Exam Name

CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test)

Conducting Body

CBSE

Application Mode

Online

CTET Exam Mode

Online

Official Website

ctet. nic. in

CTET Notification 2022

The notification of CTET 2022 July is awaited. CTET Notification 2022 will be released by CBSE on the official site. The notification will be released at the end of this month. Candidates can find all the details regarding the exam to have all the clarity on the recruitment process.

Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) exam is a national recruitment process conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education to appoint skillful teachers for Primary Level & Upper Primary Level posts. Candidates are selected through an online computer-based test (CBT). Check all the important information on the CTET 2022 exam for the July session.

About CTET July 2022

CTET Exam Date 2022 is awaited. The CTET Notification 2022 for the July session is expected to be released soon. The CTET 2022 Exam will be conducted online this time. Candidates can check further details related to the exam in the official notification that will be released soon. Once available, the notification will be available on the official website. Candidates can also check the CTET July Notification on the website, once announced.

CTET Exam Dates 2022

Candidates must check the CTET Exam Date at regular intervals to know about the exam. The CTET exam dates are released by the CBSE. The below table includes all the information about CTET Exam such as registration date, online application start and end date, exam date, etc.

CTET 2022 Events

CTET 2022 Exam Date

CTET 2022 July Notification

To be Released

CTET Online Application Start Date

To be Released

Last Date to Apply Online for CTET 2022

To be Released

Last Date to Submit CTET Fees

To be Released

CTET Online Correction Form

To be Released

Final Verification of Fee payment

To be Released

CTET Online Center Correction

To be Released

CTET Admit Card Release Date

To be Released

CTET July Exam Date 2022

To be Released

CTET Result Date 2022

To be Released

Note: CTET 2022 exam is held in English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Marathi, Mizo, Nepali, Oriya, Assamese, Gujarati, Kanada, Khasi, Malayalam, Bangla, Manipuri, Tamil, Telugu, Tibetan & Garo Languages

CTET Time Schedule for Paper 1 & Paper 2

The CTET Exam consists of two papers and candidates can choose to appear in both papers to apply as a teacher for classes 1st to 8th. Candidates must check the complete detail of time for each paper here:

 

Paper 1

Paper 2

Exam Date

will be updated soon

will be updated soon

Entry in the Exam Hall

8:00 AM

12:30 PM

Checking of Admit Card

09:00 AM to 09:15 AM

01:30 PM to 01:45 PM

Distribution of Test Booklet

09:15 AM

01:45 PM

Seal of the Test Booklet to be Broken/Opened to take out the Answer Sheet

09:25 AM

01:55 PM

Last Entry in the Examination Center

09:30 AM

02:00 PM

Test Commences

09:30 AM

02:00 PM

Test Concludes

12:00 Noon

04:30 PM

CTET 2022 Application Form

CTET 2022 Application Form for July session will be released soon. Candidates have to check the eligibility criteria before filling out the CTET Application Form. Visit the official website to fill out the application form. The direct link to apply online for HPTET Exam 2022 will also be available on the website soon.

How to apply online for CTET Exam 2022?

The CTET 2022 application form can only be filled out online on the official website. The direct link to apply online for CTET will also be available on this website soon. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to complete the application process for CTET Exam after getting to the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) website:

  • Get to the official website of UPBEB
  • Now find the CTET 2022 Apply Link and click on it
  • Fill out the Application Form with the required details
  • Now, choose the exam center
  • Upload scanned photograph and signature.
  • The next process is to pay the CTET Application Fee
  • After this, candidates will receive an application fee receipt
  • Check the CTET Application form
  • Take a printout of the Application Form for future reference

CTET 2022 July Application Fee

It is compulsory to pay CTET Application Fee to fill out the CTET 2022 application form. The application fee may vary depending upon the category of the candidate. It is thus important to check the complete application fee details for paper 1 or paper 2 for all the categories including General and OBC. The detailed application fee for CTET Exam is mentioned in the below table:

Category

CTET 2022 Application Fee for Only Paper 1 or Paper 2

CTET 2022 Application Fee for Both Paper 1 & Paper 2

General/OBC

Rs. 1000/-

Rs. 1200/-

SC/ST/Diff. Abled person

Rs. 500/-

Rs. 600/-

GST as applicable will be charged extra by the Bank**

Candidates can pay the CTET 2022 application fee through different modes. Syndicate Bank e-Challan, payment by Canara Bank e-Challan, online mode (Payment by Debit Card/Credit Card)

CTET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The applicant needs to fulfill the below-mentioned requirements to appear for CBSE CTET 2022 exam. The CTET Eligibility Criteria may vary depending on the papers applied. Check the CTET 2022 eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Candidates have to match the parameters like CTET 2022 educational qualification and age limit. Nationality, number of attempts, etc.

Note: As per the latest notification, B.Ed candidates are also eligible to fill out the CTET 2022 application form. (Check CTET Revised Eligibility here)

CTET 2022 Teaching Level

CTET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

CTET 2022 eligibility for Primary Classes

Candidates need to have a senior secondary certificate along with some specific certifications to be eligible for the CTET exam. Candidates who have graduated from different fields are also eligible for the exam.

CTET 2022 eligibility for Secondary Classes

Candidates needs to have a graduation degree along with some limitations on the minimum percentage in the graduation degree.

Also, a senior secondary certificate is also eligible for other required specifications.

You can take a look at the CTET eligibility 2022 exam for further information.

CTET 2022 Exam Pattern

CTET 2022 Exam Pattern is different for paper 1 and paper 2. Candidates have to check the exam pattern for the CTET Exam before they start their preparation. Exam pattern is set by CBSE to check the knowledge and skills of the candidates who appear for the exam. The details of the CTET 2022 Exam Pattern for both papers are given below:

  • CTET 2022 July Exam Pattern of Paper 1: The CTET exam pattern for paper 1 consists of 150 questions. There are 5 sections in this paper. Each question carries 1 mark for the correct answer, making the total weightage of 150 marks. CTET 2022 exam pattern for paper 1 is set up to check the abilities of the candidates to teach classes 1-5. Subjects like child development & pedagogy, language 1, language 2, maths, and EVS are included in the CTET 2022 exam pattern for papers 1.& 2
  • CTET 2022 July Exam Pattern for Paper 2: The CTET exam pattern for paper 2 consists of 150 questions. There are 4 sections in this paper. Each question carries 1 mark for the correct answer, making the total weightage of 150 marks. CTET 2022 exam pattern for paper 2 is set up to check the abilities of the candidates to teach classes 6-8. Subjects like child development & pedagogy, language 1, language 2, Maths & Science/ Social Science are included in the CTET 2022 exam pattern for paper 2.

Note: You can check here the details about CTET 2022 Exam Pattern

CTET 2022 Syllabus for July Session

Understanding the syllabus for the CTET 2022 exam is very important. Candidates preparing for the exam must necessarily check the complete CTET Syllabus for proper preparation. The syllabus includes subjects and important topics for each paper included in the exam. The CTET Syllabus for paper 1 and paper 2 exams is different. Candidates should know the complete syllabus for both papers. Check out the complete syllabus of the CTET 2022 exam.

CTET Syllabus 2022 for Paper 1

CTET 2022 Paper 1 syllabus checks your knowledge to be recruited as a teacher for classes 1-5. The syllabus includes subjects like Child Pedagogy, Language, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, etc. The topic-wise details are

CTET 2022 Syllabus Paper 1

Child Development and pedagogy

How children think and learn; how and why children ‘fail’ to achieve success in school performance.

Child as a problem solver and a ‘scientific investigator’

Language Comprehension

Reading unseen passages – two passages one prose or drama and one poem with questions on comprehension, inference, grammar, and verbal ability

Language 2

Learning and acquisition

Principles of Language Teaching

Role of listening and speaking; function of language and how children use it as a tool

Language Skills

Maths

Community Mathematics

Valuation through formal and informal methods

Problems of Teaching

EVS

Family and Friends

Relationships

Work and Play

Animals

Plants

Food

CTET Syllabus 2022 for Paper 2

CTET 2022 Paper 2 syllabus checks your knowledge to be recruited as a teacher for classes 6-8. The syllabus includes subjects like Child pedagogy, language, Mathematics, Science, and Social Science. The detailed Paper 2 CTET Syllabus is mentioned below:

CTET 2022 Syllabus Paper 2

Child development and pedagogy

Addressing learners from diverse backgrounds including disadvantaged and deprived Addressing the needs of children with learning difficulties,

Language Comprehension

Reading unseen passages – two passages one prose or drama, and one poem with questions on comprehension, inference, grammar, and verbal ability.

Maths

Number System, Knowing our Numbers, Playing with Numbers, Whole Numbers, Negative Numbers and Integers, Fractions, Algebra, Introduction to Algebra

Science

Food, Sources of food, Components of food, Cleaning food, Materials, Materials of daily use, The World of the Living, Natural Phenomena

Social Science

Contacts with Distant lands, Political Developments, Culture and Science, New Kings and Kingdoms, Sultans of Delhi, Globe, Air, Water, State Government, Understanding Media, Unpacking Gender, The Constitution, Parliamentary Government, The Judiciary

CTET Certificate Validity

CTET Certificate 2021 is already released. Candidates can check their certificates now. CTET Validity Increases to Lifetime from 7 years. The validity of the CTET Certificate for all categories is now lifetime; however earlier, it was Seven (7) Years from the date of result declaration. For more, you can check out the importance of CTET certificates and their validity.

The basic overview of CTET passing marks, qualifying marks, and CTET Validity has been mentioned in the below table:

Category

CTET Passing Marks

Qualifying Percentage

CTET Validity

General

90 out of 150

60%

Lifetime

SC/ST/OBC

82 out of 150

55%

Best Books for CTET 2022 Preparation

To prepare for the CTET 2022 exam, you can follow the list of CTET books. Knowing the best books for CTET 2022 preparation will help you clear the exam with the most effective performance.

CTET Books for Child Development & Pedagogy

  • Child Development & Pedagogy by Disha Publication

CTET Books for Mathematics

  • Mathematics Exam Goalpost (Class 1st to 5th) by Wiley Publication

CTET Books for Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Studies by Wiley Publication

CTET Book for English

  • English Language by Pearson Publication & Author name is Geeta Sahni

CTET Book for Hindi

  • Hindi Language by Arihant Publication

CTET Book for Social Studies

  • Social Studies by Pearson Publication

CTET 2022 Salary Structure

With a CTET certificate, you can apply for Post-Graduate Teacher (PGT), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), or Primary Teacher (PRT). The CTET Salary Structure depends upon the post applied. While the basic pay of CTET certified teachers is between ₹ 9,300 to ₹ 34,800. The CTET in-hand salary can go up to ₹ 48,000/ Month.

CTET Previous Year's Question Papers

Regular practice of the previous year's CTET question papers or the model paper is a must for any exam preparation. For the CTET 2022 exam, you can check out the CTET previous year question papers pdf in Hindi and English from the link given below:

Year of Exam

CTET Question Paper - 1

CTET Question Paper - 2

Dec 2019

Download CTET Question Paper 2019 PDF

Download CTET Question Paper PDF

July 2019

Download CTET Question Paper PDF

Download Question Paper PDF

CTET 2022 Admit Card

The CTET 2022 exam date will be out soon for the new session and the CTET Admit Card will also be released on the official site. Candidates need to enter their CTET 2022 login details to download their CTET Admit Card for the December session. Once announced, the direct link to download the CTET Hall Ticket 2022 will be available on the website.

Steps to Download CTET 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can download the CTET Admit Card from the official website. The direct link to download the admit card will also be available on the website once it is released by the concerned board. Candidates must know the steps to download the admit card. Check the steps here:

  • Visit the official website of the CTET exam- Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
  • Click on the 'CTET Admit Card' tab
  • Enter your Registration number and Password (date of birth)
  • Submit and download your CTET Hall Ticket
  • Now take a printout of your admit card

Note: Do not forget to carry your CTET 2022 admit card to the exam center.

Exam Center List for CTET 2022

Keeping in mind the social distancing norms due to the Coronavirus pandemic, CTET 2022 Exam latest news also clarifies that there has been an increase in CTET exam centers. The total number of CTET Exam Centers has now been increased to accommodate fewer students in one center due to social distancing. CTET 2022 Latest News suggests that the number of CTET exam centers has now increased from 112 to 135.

How to change the CTET 2022 Exam Center?

Follow the steps given below to change your CTET 2022 Exam Center:

  • Open the official website of CTET.
  • Select the tab which says Exam center correction
  • Enter your CTET login details like your registration number and password along with the security code.
  • Select Correction on the Application Form link
  • Read the instructions and check the ‘I Agree’ box to proceed to
  • Change your priority order of the CTET Exam centers
  • Enter the security code and submit it after making the final review.

CTET Exam Analysis & Question Papers 2022

It is critical to understand the number of good attempts and subject-by-subject difficulty levels to gain a clear picture and prepare properly for the CTET 2022 exam. To do well on the forthcoming CTET 2022 exam, thoroughly review the CTET exam analysis.

CTET Exam Analysis 2021 (10th January 2022)

Subjects

Good Attempts

Difficult Levels

Child Development & Pedagogy

20-22Moderate

Hindi Language

24-26Easy-Moderate

Sanskrit Language

24-26Easy-Moderate

English Language

24-26Easy-Moderate

Mathematics

21-23Moderate

Environmental Studies

24-26Moderate

Overall

112-123Moderate
 
To clear the CTET 2022 exam, it is important to also analyze the previous year's papers. You can download the CTET Paper 1 and Paper 2 question paper through the link given below:
Paper 1Paper 2
CTET Paper 1 Analysis 2021CTET Paper 2 Analysis 2021
CTET Exam Analysis 2021CTET Question Papers 2021 PDF

CTET 2022 Answer Key

CTET 2022 answer key is released after successful completion of exams. Candidates can check the CTET Answer Key and calculate their marks obtained in the exam. The answer key contains the correct answers to the question paper. Meanwhile, candidates can refer to the previous year's CTET Answer key.

English

Hindi

CTET Paper 1 Answer Key 2021 PDF Download

CTET पेपर 1 उत्तरकुंजी 2021 PDF डाउनलोड करें

CTET Paper 2 Answer Key 2021 PDF Download

CTET पेपर 2 उत्तरकुंजी 2021 PDF डाउनलोड करें

CTET Answer Key 2021

CTET 2022 Cut Off

The CTET cut off is given below for the General, OBC, SC, and ST categories. Check the CTET cutoff to get a clear picture of what to expect from the CTET 2022 exam.

Category

% of Marks

Required Marks (Out of 150)

General

60

90

OBC/SC/ST

55

82

CTET 2022 Result

The CTET result will be out after the completion of the CTET 2022 exam.  We will post the direct link to check the status of your CTET Result as soon as it is out.

You can check the CBSE CTET statistics of the participating candidates in the January session.

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CTET 2022 FAQs

  • Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is conducted twice a year by CBSE at the national level for determining the eligibility of candidates for teacher posts for Classes 1 to 8 in Central Government Schools such as NVS/KVS and other Schools etc. CTET 2022 exam consists of paper 1 and paper 2 for different teaching levels.

  • Yes, CTET is held twice a year. The CTET exam is conducted in July and in December every year. Candidates appearing in the July session can apply in the December session again.

  • To apply for CTET 2022, you must have a graduation degree (with 50% marks) and should pass the 1 year Bachelor in Education. The detailed CTET 2022 eligibility criteria include parameters like educational qualification, age limit, nationality, etc.

  • Yes, CTET takes place every year two times. Candidates can apply twice for the exam every year. This embarks a great opportunity for candidates who aspire to join the teaching industry.

  • Yes, B.Ed is required for CTET 2022 exam. Those who do not have a B.Ed degree are not eligible to appear for the CTET exam. Having a B.Ed degree is one of the key parameters required to appear for the CTET 2022 exam. Candidates can check the detailed CTET 2022 eligibility criteria to know more.

  • The CTET 2022 exam date is yet to be announced for the July session. The CTET Exam Date 2022 will be clear once the official notification is released.

  • Practice here at BYJU'S Exam Prep with the updated level of the CTET 2022 test series available with a free mock drafted by our expert faculty. Practicing mock test series for CTET 2022 exam increases your chance of clearing the exam's manifolds and makes you more confident for the exam.

  • No, CTET 2022 exam is not required for PGT. CTET is only conducted for TGT and PRT levels. Candidates aspiring for PGT posts should check for the vacancies released by the respective authority and check their mentioned eligibility and selection process.

  • No, B.Tech students are not eligible for CTET 2022 exam. Candidates should have a bachelor's degree in the subject-related domain. B.Tech students are not eligible to appear in the CTET 2022 exam.

  • There is no age limit defined for the CTET exam. The candidate must be a graduate to appear for the exam. However, there is no upper age limit for the candidates.

  • The difficulty level of questions in the CTET exam is mentioned below:

    • Paper I: Based on the topics prescribed in the syllabus of the NCERT for classes I – V
    • Difficulty level: Up to the Secondary stage.
    • Paper-II: based on the topics prescribed in the syllabus of the NCERT for classes VI-VII.
    • Difficulty level: Up to the Senior Secondary stage.
  • There will be two papers in CTET 2022 exam, Paper 1 and Paper 2. CTET Paper 1 is for classes 1-5 whereas paper 2 is for classes 6-8. Both the papers have different syllabi and difficulty levels. To know different sections and weightage candidates must know the CTET 2022 exam pattern for each paper.

  • After qualifying CTET 2022 exam you will have to apply to various government and private institutions. The institution may choose to take the written test and personal interview depending upon their terms and conditions.

  • The CTET 2022 Application Form will be activated once the notification is out. Candidates who apply for the exam can download their Admit Card from the official site once released. The CTET 2022 application forms will only be available online.

  • CTET Validity is now Lifetime rather than 7 years. The CTET certificate is now valid for life for all categories. Prior the certificate was valid for seven (7) years from the date of result declaration.

  • To clear the CTET exam you must possess 60% marks. Candidates who do not score specified marks can apply for the CTET exam again in the next session. However, any marks less than 60% will be considered not qualified.

  • CTET 2022 application fee is different for paper 1 and paper 2. For only Paper 1 or Paper 2: -

    • General and OBC - ₹ 1000/-
    • SC/ST/PWD - ₹ 500/-

    For both Paper 1 and Paper 2: -

    • General and OBC - ₹ 1200/-
    • SC/ST/PWD - ₹ 600/-
  • Graduates with 2 years of Diploma in Education or a final year appearing candidates can apply for CTET 2022. Candidates of different streams can apply for the CTET exam provided they must have cleared all exams at graduation.

  • CTET 2022 Syllabus for paper 1 consists of subjects like child pedagogy, maths, EVS, and language. Whereas, the CTET 2022 syllabus for paper 2 consists of subjects like child development and pedagogy, maths and sciences, language, and social science. CTET syllabus is different for paper 1 and paper 2.

  • The CTET selection process consists of a written exam for paper 1 and paper 2. Those who will clear the written exam will be recruited as teachers for classes 1-8. Once the CTET exam is cleared, candidates can apply to schools according to the vacancies released.

  • CTET salary structure varies for teachers who teach different levels of classes. Teachers of TGT, PGT, and PRT levels will have different salaries. The details are

    Post-Graduate Teacher (PGT), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), or Primary Teacher (PRT), while the basic pay of CTET certified teachers is between ₹ 9,300 to ₹ 34,800. The CTET in-hand salary can go up to ₹ 48,000/ Month.

  • It is important to know the best and most informative books to prepare for the CTET exam. Some of the best books for CTET 2022 are: English Language by Pearson Publication & Author name is Geeta Sahni, Social Studies by Pearson Publication, Hindi Language by Arihant Publication, etc.

  • Till now there is no limit on the number of attempts for appearing in CTET. Candidates can appear for the CTET exam as long as they don't qualify for the exam. The number of attempts is not restricted to any candidate or category.

  • The official website of the CTET is ctet. Nic. in. Applicants can visit this website to submit the online application. CTET 2022 official notification will be released on the official website only.

  • CTET 2022 will be conducted in online mode. For many years CTET has been conducted in offline mode but now it has been decided that CTET 2022 will be taken in online mode.

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