UTET Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

UTET Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

ByAshish Kumar  |  Updated on: Jul 19, 2022
Get all information regarding UTET Eligibility Criteria 2022 here. Also, check the Educational Qualification, Age Limit, and Number of Attempts as per the latest UTET Eligibility Criteria.
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The Uttarakhand Board of Secondary Education (UBSE) publishes the UTET eligibility criteria in the notification PDF. Before applying for the exam, candidates must first understand the UTET eligibility criteria and meet specific requirements to be considered for the courses. The UTET eligibility criteria, including age and education, are discussed below. You must confirm your eligibility to apply for the exam, otherwise, your application will be rejected during the selection process. Continue reading to learn more about the UTET eligibility criteria 2022.

UTET Eligibility Criteria 2022

Candidates should familiarize themselves with the UTET eligibility criteria 2022 to determine whether or not they are eligible to take the UTET Exam. Candidates who meet each factor of the UTET eligibility criteria will be invited to participate in the selection process, according to the Uttarakhand Board of Secondary Education (UBSE).

As a result, aspirants should double-check each aspect of the UTET eligibility criteria before applying. Candidates who fail to do so will be disqualified at the beginning by the authorities. All these parameters are discussed below. The following factors are used to determine UTET eligibility in 2022:

  • Age Limit Criteria

  • Educational Qualification

  • Maximum Attempts

Also, the UTET Application Form 2022 has been released by Uttarakhand State Education Board.

UTET Educational Qualification

According to UTET eligibility criteria, candidates who want to apply for the upcoming exam must have a minimum educational qualification. The UTET education criteria vary depending on the course for which candidates have applied. To fill out the application form and take the exam, a candidate must have one of the following educational qualifications. we are sharing the UTET educational qualification details for both paper 1 and paper 2 separately:

UTET Education Criteria 2022

UTET Eligibility Criteria for Primary Teacher (Paper 1)

UTET Eligibility Criteria for Upper Primary Teacher (Paper 2)

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education. OR

Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education. OR

Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education. OR

Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1- year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed). OR 

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). OR

Graduation with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), by the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure). OR

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education)*. OR

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 4- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). OR 

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) passed or appeared in the final year of two-year Diploma in Elementary Education. OR 

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 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 

Candidates who possessed “Graduation with at least 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)” are now eligible for becoming teachers for Classes 1-5: Primary Stage. Such Candidates have to mandatorily undergo a six-month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE, within two years of such appointment as a primary teacher.

Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1- year B.Ed. (Special Education).

Note: B.Ed Candidates can apply for both UTET Paper 1 & 2.

UTET Age Limit Criteria

The UTET eligibility requirements for the forthcoming exam include the age restriction requirements. Candidates should be well informed of the UTET age limit criteria to ensure that their candidacy meets the standards. According to the most recent UTET eligibility criteria, the maximum age is 38. The minimum age limit for the exam is 18. Candidates who don't fit the UTET age requirements won't be allowed to take the examination.

  • Minimum Age Limit - 18 Years.
  • Maximum Age Limit - 38 Years.

Note: Applicants who fall within the "reserved category" receive a 5% relaxation.

UTET Qualifying Marks

The candidates appearing in UTET must qualify the cut-off defined for each category which is explained below. You should have a good understanding of the UTET Cut Off and qualifying marks.

CategoryUTET Qualifying PercentageUTET Cut Off
General60%90
OBC/ PWD/ Ex-Servicemen50%75
SC/ ST40%60

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UTET Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • To apply for UTET 2022, you need to have a minimum age of 18 years. According to the latest UTET eligibility criteria, 38 years is the maximum age limit for the exam. To learn more about the age limit relaxation, read the post above.

  • The UTET eligibility criteria are prescribed by the Uttarakhand Board of Secondary Education. The UTET eligibility criteria are released by the officials along with the notification.

  • The UTET eligibility criteria for 2022 include the fulfillment of the educational qualification and age limit. The UTET eligibility criteria demand a minimum degree of education and a minimum age limit of 18 years. We have provided detailed eligibility criteria for the exam based on these parameters in the above post.

  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education or Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

  • Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education or Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).

  • Yes, applicants who fall under the "PH" or "physically Handicapped" category are welcome to apply. These applicants are qualified for the test because the position won't need a lot of physical effort.

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