Kerala TET Syllabus 2022: Download Subject Wise PDF for All Categories

Kerala TET Syllabus 2022: Download Subject Wise PDF for All Categories

ByNeha Joshi  |  Updated on: Feb 9, 2022
KTET Syllabus 2022 has been provided to you in this post. You can download the official Kerala TET syllabus pdf for all subjects here. Know the important topics here along with exam pattern.
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KTET Syllabus 2022: Candidates appearing for the KTET 2022 exam must go through this post to know about the Kerala TET syllabus. This post informs you of the syllabus for all the categories, i.e. category 1, 2, 3 & 4.

Further, you can also download the KTET syllabus pdf. You will get to know the subjects and important topics from which the questions are frequently asked in the written exam. Go through this post to check out the latest syllabus. 

KTET Syllabus 2022

KTET Syllabus 2022 is prescribed by the Kerala Pareeksha Bhavan on its website, www.keralapareekshabhavan.in/ The candidates who will be appearing for the Kerala TET exam 2022 must have complete knowledge about the KTET syllabus and exam pattern so that it becomes easy for them to qualify the exam. In this post, we have shared the KTET syllabus for Paper 1, 2, 3 and 4. IT will help you to know the important topics for the exam. 

The KTET syllabus is divided into 4 categories for 4 different papers, as mentioned below. 

  • KTET  Syllabus for Paper 1 (Lower Primary classes)
  • KTET  Syllabus for Paper 2 (Upper Primary classes)
  • KTET  Syllabus for Paper 3 (High School classes)
  •  KTET  Syllabus for Paper 4 (Language Teachers, Specialist Teachers and Physical Education teachers).

Each paper has a different type of question in the KTET 2022 Exam. Each paper shall be for 150 marks each. Go through this post to know about the Kerala TET syllabus as per the latest exam pattern along with the important topics. You can also download the KTET syllabus 2022 PDF that is provided in this post. 

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KTET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2022

The Kerala TET exam is conducted for 4 levels. The categories are Category 1 (lower primary classes), Category 2 (upper primary classes), Category 3 (High school classes), and Category 4 (Language classes). The exam pattern for each category is given below. But before that, you must note the following points. 

  • The Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions will be offline.
  • The number of questions is 150 of 150 marks.
  • The time duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
  • The mark for the correct answer is +1.
  • There is no negative marking for wrong answers.

Kerala TET Category 1 Exam Pattern: Class 1 to 5

Check the exam pattern for the Kerala TET Category I. The exam is for the Lower Primary Classes (1-5).

Topic

Questions

Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy (relevant to age group 6-11)

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Environmental Studies

30

30

Language-I (Malayalam/ Tamil/ Kannada)

30

30

Language-II (English/ Arabic)

30

30

Total

150

150

Kerala TET Category 2 Exam Pattern: Class 6 to 8

Category II is for Class 6 to 8. The Kerala TET Category II has 150 multiple choice questions with 150 marks.

Topic

Questions

Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy (relevant to age group 11-14)

30

30

(a) For Mathematics and Science teachers: Mathematics and Science or

(b) For Social Science Teachers: Social Science or

(c) For any other teachers (a) or (b)

60

60

Language-I (Malayalam/ Tamil/ Kannada/ English)

30

30

Language II-(Other than Language I) Malayalam/English

30

30

Total

150

150

Kerala TET Category 3 Exam Pattern: Class 9 to 12

The exam pattern of Kerala TET Category III is different from Category I & II. The exam has three sections having 150 questions of 150 marks.

Subject

Questions

Marks

Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning and Teaching Aptitude

40

40

Language: Malayalam/ English/ Tamil/ Kannada

30

30

Subject-specific areas (Content & Pedagogy)

80

80

Total

150

150

Kerala TET Category 4 Exam Pattern: Language Teacher  

The Kerala TET Category IV exam has 150 questions of 150 marks. The time duration of the exam is 120 minutes. The time duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Subject

Questions

Marks

Child Development, Pedagogy & Teacher Aptitude

30

30

Language: Malayalam/English/Tamil/Kannada

40

40

Subjects specific paper (Content & Pedagogy)

80

80

Total

150

150

Kerala TET Syllabus - Subject Wise Syllabus

Here you can find the Kerala TET syllabus for all the subjects. Know the important topics below. Check the syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Ability, General Knowledge, and various engineering streams. 

Stream

Topics

Child Development and Pedagogy

The concept of Development and its relation to learning, Socialization Process, The Concept of child-centered and Progressive Education, Critical Perspective of the Construct of Intelligence, The individual differences among Learners, Nature of Prior Learning, Inclusive Education, Learning and Pedagogy, Cognitive Process and Emotions, Motivation and Learning, Personality and Adjustment

Mathematics

Number, Geometry, Measurements, Pedagogy, Nature of Mathematics, Place of Mathematics in Curriculum, Trends, and Developments, Approach to Mathematics Learning, Teaching of Mathematics, Learning Materials in Mathematics, Learning Mathematics Evaluation.

Environmental Science

Water, Agriculture, Diseases, Food, Job, Public Institutes, Energy, Animal Worlds, Plants, First Aid, Solar System, Air, Light, Pedagogy, Science, Aims of Learning Science, Scientific Process, Characteristics of Scientific Teaching, Evaluation Strategy, Learning Aids, Pedagogic analysis, Action Research, Evaluation System

Science

Germination of Seed, Cell, Disease, Pollution, Cardiovascular system, Cellular Equilibrium, Plant Reproduction, Animal Nutrition, Human Nervous System, Agriculture and Ecosystem, Biodiversity, Magnetism, Transparent and OPaque Objects, Energy, the Basic conception of Force, Metals, Cosmetics, Chemical Reactions, Pedagogy.

Social Science

History, Geography, Political Science, Economics, Social Science, Pedagogy.

Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning and Teaching Aptitude

Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning, Teaching Aptitude.

Physical Science

Wave Motion, Light, Force and Pressure, Gravitation, Electricity and Magnetism, Electronics, Motion, etc.

Chemistry

Atoms and Molecules, Metals, Solutions, Colloids, Nature of Matter, Physical and Chemical Changes, Non-Metals, Chemical Bonding, Pedagogy.

Language Papers

Reading Comprehension Prose and Poem, Pedagogical Aspects of Mother tongue education, Language Literature, and Culture

Also, check KTET Preparation Tips 2022 here.

Kerala TET Minimum Qualifying Marks

The Pareeksha Bhawna Kerala has notified the minimum qualifying marks for each category. All the candidates need to get these marks to get the Kerala TET exam certificate.

Category

KTET passing percentage

Passing Marks

UR

60%

90

OBC

55%

82

SC/ST

55%

82

PH

55%

82

KTET Syllabus 2022 PDF Download

Candidates can check the detailed syllabus PDF for all categories from the link given below. Below, we have provided to you the KTET syllabus 2022 PDF for all papers. 

Category

Syllabus

KTET Syllabus for Category/ Level 1

Syllabus PDF

KTET Syllabus for Category/ Level 2

Syllabus PDF

KTET Syllabus for Category/ Level 3

Syllabus PDF

KTET Syllabus for Category/ Level 4

Syllabus PDF

Know more about KTET exam 2022 below:

KTET Exam Syllabus FAQs

  • KTET Syllabus 2022 comprises the list of subjects as listed by the Kerala Pareeksha Bhawan for Category 1, 2 3, and 4.

  • Yes, we have provided you the direct link to download the KTET Syllabus 2022 PDF here for all the subjects. 

  • There are 150 questions in the Kerala TET exam.

  • Candidates will get 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the CBT exam.

  • No, there is no negative marking in the Kerala TET exam.

  • No, there are no descriptive-type questions in the Kerala TET exam.

  • The minimum qualifying marks for the General category is 60% and for other categories, it is 55% marks.

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