WB TET 2022: Notification PDF, Exam Date, Vacancy & Latest News

WB TET 2022: Notification PDF, Exam Date, Vacancy & Latest News

ByAshish Kumar  |  Updated on: Sep 30, 2022
The WB TET Exam Date is out. West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) has already released the notification for the upcoming exam. Check details for upcoming WB TET Exam 2022 here
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WB TET 2022 exam date is scheduled to be held on 11th December 2022. The notification for the upcoming exam is out. West Bengal Board of Primary Education, West Bengal released the notification on its official website on 29th September 2022. Candidates can check the notification to get details about the upcoming exam. The application form will be available from 21st October 2022. Check the exam details about the upcoming WB TET Exam 2022 here.

WB TET 2022 exam is a state-level exam conducted in West Bengal to recruit deserving candidates in government schools. Candidates applying for the exam can check detailed information about the exam here including WB TET Notification PDF direct link, exam dates, and other latest events here.

WB TET 2022 Latest Updates

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) has released the notification for the upcoming exam. The WB TET exam date is already released. Download the notification to check the detail about the upcoming exam. 

What is WB TET Exam?

WBTET is a short form of the West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test. The West Bengal Board of Primary Education conducts the eligibility test under the National Council for Teacher's Education (NCTE) guidelines. The board release the online application form for registration and application. The exam is conducted in an offline mode (Pen and Paper mode). The exam has two papers viz., Paper I for Primary level teachers and Paper II for Secondary level teachers. The exam is an eligibility exam, it doesn't guarantee you the teaching job. Af qualifying for the exam you will get a certificate, which you can use to get a teaching job. The exam has 150 questions of 150 marks.

WB TET Notification 2022

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) has already released the WB TET notification 2022 on the official website. The notification includes necessary details about the upcoming exam. Download WB TET notification PDF to get details about an upcoming exam. The direct link to download the notification is mentioned below:

West Bengal TET Notification PDF Direct Link: Download Here

WB TET Exam Dates 2022

Check the important dates of the WB TET 2022 exam here. The latest dates for the upcoming exam are updated here as available on the official website.

Exam Events

Important Dates

WB TET 2022 Notification Release Date

29th September 2022

WB TET 2022 Online Application Release Date

21st October 2022

WB TET 2022 Exam Date

11th December 2022

WB TET Eligibility Criteria 2022

The candidates who are interested in West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WB TET) must check for the WB TET Eligibility Criteria 2022 beforehand to avoid further rejection. Below are all eligibility criteria-related details.

  • Primary Level Minimum Qualification 

The candidate should have a minimum of 50% score in Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent 10+2) and a 2-year diploma in Elementary Education(D.El.Ed) 

(Or) 

the applicant must have a minimum of 50% marks in Senior Secondary/ Higher Secondary (or its equivalent 10+2) and 4 years Bachelor in Elementary Education(B.El.Ed) 

(Or) 

50% score or higher in Senior Secondary/ Higher Secondary (or its equivalent 10+2) and having Diploma in Education (Special Education), approved by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) Or Graduation and a two-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

  • Upper Primary Level Minimum Qualification

The candidate must have completed BSc/BA or equivalent education 

(or) 

candidate must have a minimum of 50% marks in the BEd/Secondary education exam

(or) 

candidate must be qualified for the final four years in Bachelor in Elementary Education 

(or) 

Candidate must be appearing in final two years BA/ BSc Diploma in Education and clear the exam with a minimum of 45% marks.

  • Age Relaxation: Candidates who fall under Exempted Category, ST, OBC-B, SC, PH, DH (Death-in-harness), ex-servicemen, and OBC-A will have a relaxation of 5% marks in Higher Secondary or its equivalent. 
  • Age Limit: There is no upper age limit for West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WB TET) 2021. However, all candidates must be at least 18 years of age. 

WB TET 2022 Application Form

All the candidates who are registering for this examination will have few doubts about filling up the form. Applicants have to follow specific steps to fill the WB TET Application Form 2022:

How to fill WB TET Online Application Form 2022?

Aspirants must follow the steps beneath to complete the WB TET apply online 2022 form. 

  • Visit the official website to proceed with, the online registration process. 
  • Now, on the official website, click on the option called "Online Registration Form".
  • Fill in all details like name, contact number, date of birth, and register.
  • Now click on the "Application Form" link
  • Fill in all personal, educational, and professional details and upload scanned copies of all necessary documents,
  • Upload a passport size photograph and signature as per the format and size specified by the exam conducting authorities.
  • Check whether you have entered all details correctly.
  • WB TET Application Fee has to be paid after completion of the form. 
  • Lastly, take a copy of the form for further reference.

WB TET Application Fees

Check out the West Bengal TET Application Fees for different categories in detail as mentioned in the following table:

S.No.Category Application Fees
1General/OBCRs 150 /-
2SC/ST/PWDRs 50 /-

WB TET Vacancies 2022

The West Bengal Board for Primary Education does not release the vacancies for the West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WB TET) exam. The exam is mere an eligibility test. Candidates will be awarded a WB TET qualifying certificate, which can be used to get a government or private teaching job in primary and secondary level school. The recruiting agencies will release vacancies for the WB TET-qualified candidates.

WB TET Selection Process 2022

The WB TET Selection Process 2022 involves a written exam only. The exam has two papers for primary level and secondary level teachers. 

  • Paper I (Class 1 to 5) and
  • Paper-II (Class 6 to 8).

Please note that all candidates who want to apply for a teacher's post for classes 1-8 must attempt both Papers. Only the candidates who qualify in the written examination shall be called for a personal interview. The candidates who qualify for the written examination and the personal interview must verify all their documents for receiving the appointment letter. 

WB TET Exam Pattern 2022

It is essential to know and understand the WBTET Exam Pattern 2022 to prepare an efficient study plan. Below you will find all details about WBTET Paper I Exam Pattern and WBTET Paper II Exam Pattern.

WB TET Paper I Exam Pattern

Topics

Questions

Marks

Duration

Environmental Studies

30 questions

30 marks

2 hours 30 minutes

Language I (Hindi/ Bengali/ Santali/ Urdu/ Nepali/ Telugu/ Oriya)

30 questions

30 marks

Mathematics 

30 questions

30 marks

Language II ( English)

30 questions

30 marks

Child Development and

Education

30 questions

30 marks

Total

150 questions

150 marks

Note: There is no negative marking for West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WBTET) Paper 1. 

WB TET Paper II Exam Pattern

Topics

Question

Marks

Duration

Language I (Hindi/ Bengali/ Santali/ Urdu/ Nepali/ Telugu/ Oriya)

30 questions

30 marks

2 hours 30 minutes

Child Development and

Education

30 questions

30 marks

Language II ( English)

30 questions

30 marks

Mathematics and science or

Sociology

60 questions

60 marks

Grand Total

150 questions

150 marks


Note: There is no negative marking for West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WBTET) 2022 Paper 2.

WB TET Syllabus 2022

In order to prepare well for the West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WBTET) 2022, it is essential to know the detailed syllabus before preparing for the exam. Below you will find the subject-wise WBTET Syllabus 2022 for your ready reference.

Child Development

  1. Meaning and concepts of learning and its processes
  2. Learning and Pedagogy Role of Heredity and Environment
  3. Important Child Development & Learning Theories
  4. Theories of Learning and its Implication
  5. Child Thinking & Thought
  6. Concept of development and its relationship with learning
  7. The concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs

Language 1

  1. Unseen Prose Passage
  2. Development of Language Skills, Teaching Learning Materials
  3. Principles of Teaching English
  4. Teaching Learning Materials
  5. Framing Questions Including Wh-questions
  6. Comprehensive & Continuous Evaluation

Language 2

  1. Unseen Poem
  2. Unseen Prose Passage
  3. Modal Auxiliaries, Idioms, Phrasal Verbs, and Literary Terms
  4. Basic knowledge of English Sounds and their Phonetic Transcription
  5. Methods of Evaluation, Remedial Teaching
  6. Principles of Teaching English, Challenges of Teaching English and Communicative Approach to English Language Teaching.

Environment Studies

  1. Approaches to presenting concepts
  2. Clothes and Habitats
  3. Basic knowledge of environmental elements
  4. Matter and energy
  5. Environment education learning principles
  6. Concept, scope, the significance of environment studies
  7. Family
  8. Living beings
  9. Pollution, natural resources, and environment of West Bengal
  10. Our culture and civilization
  11. Personal hygiene
  12. Scope & relation to science & social science
  13. Profession
  14. Public places and institutions
  15. Transport and communication

Mathematics

  1. Average
  2. Community of Mathematics
  3. Diagnostic and Remedial Teaching
  4. Error analysis and related aspects of learning and teaching
  5. Evaluation Methods
  6. Geometry and Mensuration
  7. Fractions
  8. Language of Mathematics
  9. Indian Currency
  10. Nature of mathematics/logical thinking
  11. Mathematical Operations
  12. LCM and HCF
  13. Numbers
  14. Place of mathematics in the curriculum
  15. Profit-Loss
  16. Problems of teaching
  17. Unitary method
  18. Simple interest

Science 

  1. Animal Reproduction and Adolescence
  2. Force and Motion
  3. Chemical Substances
  4. Evaluation
  5. Heat
  6. Human Body and Health
  7. Light and Sound
  8. Innovation
  9. Methods of Science Teaching
  10. Microorganisms
  11. Nature and Structure of Sciences
  12. Natural Science
  13. Living Being
  14. Problems
  15. Remedial Teaching
  16. Solar System
  17. Science and Technology
  18. Text Materials/Aids
  19. Structure of Matter
  20. Understanding the Science

Social Studies

  1. Geography and Resources of West Bengal
  2. Geography and Resources of India
  3. Government: Composite and Functions
  4. Resources and Development
  5. Indian Civilization, Culture, and Society
  6. History and Culture of West Bengal
  7. Indian Constitution and Democracy
  8. Main Components of the Earth
  9. The Medieval and Modern Period

WB TET Admit Card 2022

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) will release the WB TET Admit Card 2022 a few weeks before the examination. Aspirants can download the admit card on the official website. The WBTET Admit Card 2022 is a very crucial document. All candidates must carry it to the exam hall on the day of the exam. If any candidate forgets to carry the admit card to the exam hall, he/she will not be permitted to sit for the exam.

Steps to Download WB TET 2022 Admit Card

The steps given below tell you how to download the WBTET 2022 admit card

Step 1: Firstly, visit the West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) official website.

Step 2: Now, click the"Admit Card" link 

Step 3: Then, enter your login Id and Password in the necessary fields.

Step 4: Now click on the "Download" button. Check all the details that are mentioned on the WB TET Admit Card 2021.

Step 5: Take a printout of your admit card.

WB TET 2022 Question Paper PDF

You can download the WB TET question paper 2021 PDF from the direct link given below:

Name of the Question PaperDownload Link
WBTET 2013 Question PaperDownload PDF
WBTET 2015 Question PaperDownload PDF
WBTET 2017 Question PaperDownload PDF

WB TET 2022 Cut Off

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE), will release the WB TET Cut Off 2022 post the examination. The WBBPE has defined the minimum qualifying marks for both papers. All the candidates who score more marks than the minimum marks prescribed by the board will get a WB TET qualified certificate. Below mentioned are the WBTET Minimum Qualifying Marks to give you a fair idea of what to expect.

WB TET Minimum Qualifying Marks 2022

Paper Type

Qualifying Marks

Paper I

Reserved – 55%

General – 60%

Paper-II

SC/OBC/ST and Others – 55%

General – 60%

Paper I & Paper II

Reserved Category – 55%

Unreserved – 60%

WB TET FAQs

  • WB TET notification 2022 has already been released on the official website of WBBPE. The direct link to the notification PDF is also available on this website. Check the notification to know about the upcoming exam.

  • The WB TET online application dates will be available from 21st October 2022. Candidates can fill out the online application from the official website. The direct link to apply online will also be available on this website, once it is active. 

  • It is essential to pay the application fee to complete the online application process for the exam. The WBTET Application Fee is specified below as per the category of the candidates. The application fee for general and OBC candidates is Rs.150 /- and for SC/ST/PWD candidates is Rs. 50/- 

  • The exam is for 2.5 hours. It will be conducted in two different shifts. It is thus important to work on your time management skill to complete the exam in the given time duration.

  • Results will be released after the successful completion of the exam. The board will be releasing the results for the WB TET Exam 2022 after the exam is succesfully completed.

  • It is essential to qualify West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WBTET) to obtain a valid certificate. Candidates can apply as teachers in government schools of West Bengal only with a valid certificate. The WB TET Score is valid for 7 years.

  • Yes the official board has already released the WB TET exam date 2022. Candidates can check the official notification to check the exam date. The upcoming exam is scheduled to be held on11th December 2022. 

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