TNTET Exam Pattern 2022: Tamil Nadu TET Paper 1, Paper 2 Pattern

TNTET Exam Pattern 2022: Tamil Nadu TET Paper 1, Paper 2 Pattern

ByAshish Kumar  |  Updated on: Jun 20, 2022
Check Tamil Nadu (TN) TET 2022 Exam Pattern here. Check the complete pattern of TNTET Exam and marking scheme for paper 1 and paper 2. Tamil Nadu TET Exam Pattern includes marks for each section
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TNTET Exam Pattern 2022 is officially released by the Teachers Recruitment Board (TRB), Tamil Nadu. The exam pattern includes details about questions from each section asked in the TNTET Exam. Candidates preparing for the exam must carefully check the TNTET Exam Pattern to prepare well for the exam.

TNTET is a Tamil Nadu Teachers Eligibility Test conducted by the Teachers Recruitment Board (TRB) Tamil Nadu to recruit candidates in primary and secondary schools of Tamil Nadu. Candidates applying for the exam must check the TNTET Exam Pattern to know the topics of the exam.

The TNTET Exam is conducted in two papers, Paper 1 and paper 2. The exam pattern for TNTET papers may vary and thus candidates must check the pattern well. The details about the TN TET Exam Pattern 2022 are included here such as the latest pattern, marking scheme, etc.

TNTET Exam Pattern 2022

TNTET Exam Pattern 2022 includes a detailed description of the number of questions and marks allotted to each section in the TNTET Exam. TNTET stands for Tamil Nadu Teacher Eligibility Test conducted to recruit teachers in Tamil Nadu. Candidates must thus check the TNTET pattern 2022 before starting the exam preparation. Following is the basic detail of the Tamil Nadu TET exam pattern:

  1. The number of questions asked in TNTET is 150 Multiple Choice Questions.
  2. The questions will be in MCQ form with four options each.
  3. The duration of the exam is 3 hours.
  4. The questions in the TNTET Paper 1 are based on the topics related to the topics necessary to teach Classes from 1st to 5thbut their difficulty level will be up to the Secondary Stage.
  5. The questions in the TNTET Paper 2 are based on the topics necessary to teach Classes 6th to 8th but their difficulty level will be up to the Senior Secondary (Higher Secondary) Stage.

TNTET Exam Pattern Paper 1 and Paper 2

TNTET consists of two papers, Paper 1 & 2. Paper 1 is for the recruitment of teachers in Primary Classes & Paper 2 is for the recruitment of teachers in Upper Primary Classes. The Exam Pattern for TNTET paper 1 and paper 2 may vary.

Paper 1 is for classes 1st to 5th and paper 2 is for classes 6th to 8th. Candidates can check the TN TET 2022 Exam Pattern for Paper 1 and Paper 2 here.

TNTET Exam Pattern Paper 1

Paper-I consists of the various subjects including Child Development and Pedagogy, Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/Urdu, Language II English, Mathematics, and Environmental Studies. The TN TET Exam Pattern for Paper 1 is included in the below table:

Subject

MCQ

Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy (relevant to the age group of 6 – 11 years)

30

30

Language-I– Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/Urdu

30

30

Language II – English

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Environmental Studies

30

30

Total

150

150

TNTET Exam Pattern for Paper 2

Paper 2 consists of various Subjects including Child Development and Pedagogy, Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/ Urdu, Language II - English, Mathematics and Science / Social Science, etc. The TNTET 2022 Exam Pattern of paper 2 is included in the below table:

Subject

MCQ

Marks

Child Development and Pedagogy relevant to the age group of 11-14 years (Compulsory)

30

30

Language Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/ Urdu (Compulsory)

30

30

Language II - English (Compulsory)

30

30

a) For Mathematics and Science Teacher:

Mathematics and Science

or

b) Social Science Teacher: Social Science

or

c) Any other Teacher either iv (a) or iv (b)

60

60

Total

150

150

TNTET Marking Scheme 2022

It is important to understand the TNTET Marking Scheme to know about the exam. It has two papers 1 and paper 2. The marking scheme of the TNTET Exam is mentioned below:

  • There are two papers in the TNTET Exam both have a uniform marking system. In paper 1 and paper 2 each correct answer carries a + 1 mark.
  • As per the TNTET 2022 exam pattern, there is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
  • There is no marking for any unanswered answers

TNTET Exam Pattern FAQs

  • TNTET Exam Pattern includes the number of questions and marks allotted for each section in paper 1 and paper 2 of the TNTET Exam. Candidates can check the complete TNTET pattern as mentioned above.

  • Paper 1 is for candidates applying as a teacher for classes 1st to 5th. It has a total of five sections of 30 marks each. The total marks allotted to paper 1 are 150 marks.

  • Paper 2 is for candidates applying as a teacher for classes 6th to 8th. The TN TET Exam Pattern of Paper 2 is divided into four sections. The first three sections are 30 marks each and the fourth section is 60 marks.

  • Paper 1 is for candidates applying as teachers for classes 1st to 5th and paper 2 is for candidates applying for classes 6th to 8th. The exam pattern for both papers may differ.

  • As per TNTET exam pattern 2022, the exam is 150 marks. Paper 1 and paper 2 both have been assigned 150 marks.

  • As per the TNTET pattern, there is no negative marking in the TNTET Exam and thus candidates can obtain all the questions without negative marking.

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