CTET Syllabus

Full Exam Name: Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) Administered by: Central Board of Secondary Education

What’s New in CTET Exam Pattern?

CBSC has made changes in the CTET exam pattern, which are important to know before appearing for the exam. You should complete knowledge of the CTET syllabus to be aware of the important topics for both paper 1 and paper 2.

  • The exam will be conducted offline.
  • There is no negative marking in CTET.
  • The language of the paper will be Hindi and English, and candidates can choose any language.

CTET Exam Pattern – Paper 1

Paper 1 is to be Qualified by the candidates who want to teach primary school (Class 1 to 5).

Child Development & PedagogyNo. of QuestionsMarksTotal Time
Child development & Pedagogy3030
Mathematics3030
Language – 13030150 Minutes
Language – 23030
Environmental Studies3030
Total150150

CTET Exam Pattern – Paper 2

Paper 2 is to be Qualified by the candidates who want to teach Junior school (Class 6 to 8).

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTotal Time
Child development & Pedagogy3030
Science & Mathematics OR Social Science3030
Language – 13030150 Minutes
Language – 23030
Total150150

Note: Candidates can apply for both papers, paper 1 & paper 2, who are willing to try for both posts.

CTET Paper 1 Syllabus

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