CBSE (Central Board of Secondary education) has issued a CTET July 2019 information bulletin for the candidates to see and fully understand the 12th edition CTET 2019 Exam and Selection Process.
CTET 2019 Exam will be conducted on 7 July 2019 at various centres across the country in 20 languages. CTET Exam is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). CTET 2019 exam will be a window for the teaching jobs in all the central recognised institutions such as Kendriya Vidyalayas, Navodaya Vidyalayas and the likes.
The Salary and Perks for the CTET qualified teachers are good enough for the candidates and remain motivated. The CTET exam is more competitive in nature due to the structure and content of the CTET paper itself. In the CTET July 2019 Information Bulletin, CBSE as issued all the necessary details about the Structure and Content of the CTET July 2019 for the CTET candidates so that they can understand the CTET Exam pattern correctly.
CTET July 2019 information bulletin contains all the important information regarding the eligibility criteria, submission of online application, Registration procedure, the size of the images to be uploaded and other details. We have summarised the important points of the CTET July 2019 Information Bulletin.
CTET July 2019 Information Bulletin : Important Points
Before applying online please ensure to have following documents / files:
• Scanned image of latest photograph and signature in JPG/JPEG format only, for uploading.
• A copy of Class Xth Certificate.
1. This is the 12th edition of the CTET Exam which will be conducted by CBSE on 7 July 2019.
2. Fill in the CTET 2019 Application details very carefully by marking the Postal Pin Code and other details.
3. The Candidates should submit only one online application form with all the correct details.
4. If a candidate submits on-line more than one application, his/her candidature shall be liable to be cancelled and the candidate may also be debarred for future examination(s). No communication will be sent in this regard.
5. Carefully fill the details like State, Identification type (select any Identity as applicable), Candidate’s Name, and Date of Birth and Gender.
6. Password must be 8 to 13 characters long. Password must have at least one Upper case, one lower case alphabet and one numeric value and at least one special characters!@#$%^&*-. For Example : Password&1.
7. Candidate can change the passwords after login, if desired. New Password cannot be identical to any of the previous three passwords.
Online Uploading of Scanned Images:
8. Upload scanned photograph and signature in JPG/JPEG format.
9. Size of scanned photograph should be between 10 to 100 KB
10. Size of scanned signature should be between 3 to 30 KB.
11. Image Dimension of photograph should be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height).
Mode of Payment for CTET Fees
Remittance through E-Challan by depositing the prescribed fee in CTET Exam Fee Account with Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank.
– Payment by Syndicate Bank e-Challan
– Payment by Canara Bank e-Challan
• By Online-mode (Payment by Debit Card / Credit Card).
Downloading of Confirmation Page
Candidates are required to take printout of Confirmation Page for record and keep it for their reference. The Confirmation Page is not required to be sent to CTET Unit.
CTET 2019 Correction/Updation in Details:
The candidate’s particulars can not be changes/edited once the examination fee has been submitted. Thereafter corrections in the particulars can be made online w.e.f. 14-03-2019 (Thursday) to 20-03-2019 (Wednesday) only and no further request for change in particulars will be entertained under any circumstances.
The candidates shall be permitted to make on-line correction in their following particulars i.e. name, father and mother name, date of birth, category, differently abled category, Paper opted (i.e. Paper I or Paper II), Subject for Paper II, First choice of Centre, language I and/or II opted, Address of correspondence and the name of the Institution/College/University from where he/she has obtained his/her B.Ed Degree/Diploma in Elementary Education etc.
This facility will be provided only once. Fee once remitted shall not be refunded or adjusted for future test under any circumstances.
No change will be accepted through offline mode i.e. through fax/application or by email etc. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained. Please note that no request for any change in particular will be accepted under any circumstances after the specified date for online correction is over.
Revised Eligibility for CTET 2019
After the High Court decision, CBSE has issued notification regarding revised eligibility criteria for CTET 2019 Exam. As per the revised Eligibility Criteria, The following persons are eligible for appearing in the CTET.
Minimum Qualifications for becoming Teacher for Classes I-V:
Primary Stage Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known)
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002.
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed).
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education)*.
Graduation with at least 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)” “(a) who has acquired the qualification or Bachelor of Education from any NCTE recognized institution shall be considered for appointment as a teacher in classes I to V provided the person so appointed as a teacher shall mandatorily undergo a six month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE, within two year of such appointment as primary teacher”.
The application from all such candidates who have passed their graduation with B. Ed. prior to NCTE Principal notification dated 23/08/2010 regarding determination of minimum qualification of teachers to be appointed in school shall also be entertained by CBSE subject to final decision of Hon’ble Court(s).
Minimum Qualifications for becoming Teacher for Classes VI-VIII: Elementary Stage
Graduation and passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known).
Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).
Graduation with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations issued from time to time in this regard.
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed).
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4- year B.A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed.
Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1-year B.Ed. (Special Education)*.
Any candidate having qualified B.Ed. Programme recognized by the NCTE is eligible to appear in TET/CTET.
Moreover, as per the existing TET guidelines circulated vide NCTE letter dated 11-02-2011, a person who is pursuing any of the teacher education courses (recognized by the NCTE or the RCI, as the case may be) specified in the NCTE Notification dated 23rd August 2010 is also qualified to appear in the TET/CTET.
(i). Relaxation up to 5% in the qualifying marks in the minimum Educational Qualification for eligibility shall be allowed to the candidates belonging to reserved categories, such as SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled.
ii. Diploma/Degree Course in Teacher Education: For the purposes of this Notification, a Diploma/Degree course in teacher education recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) only shall be considered. However, in case of Diploma in Education (Special Education) and B.ED (Special Education), a course recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) only shall be considered.
iii. Training to be undergone: A person with D.Ed (Special Education) or qualification shall undergo, after appointment, an NCTE recognized 6-month Special Programme in Elementary Education.
iv. A person who is pursuing any of the teacher education courses (recognized by the NCTE or the RCI, as the case may be) specified in the NCTE Notification dated 29th July 2011 shall be eligible for appearing in the CTET.
v. The candidate should satisfy his/her eligibility before applying and shall be personally responsible in case he/she is not eligible to apply as per the given eligibility criteria. It is to be noted that if a candidate has been allowed to appear in the Central Teacher Eligibility Test it does not imply that the candidate’s eligibility has been verified. It does not vest any right with the candidate for appointment. The eligibility shall be finally verified, by the concerned recruiting agency / appointing authority.
Qualifying Marks And Award Of CTET 2019 Certificate
As per NCTE Notification No. 76-4/2010/NCTE/Acad dated 11.02.2011: A person who scores 60% or more in the TET exam will be considered as TET pass.
(a) School managements (Government, local bodies, government aided and unaided) may consider giving concessions to person belonging to SC/ST,OBC, differently abled persons, etc., in accordance with their extant reservation policy.
(b) Should give weightage to the CTET scores in the recruitment process however, qualifying the CTET would not confer a right on any person for recruitment/employment as it is only one of the eligibility criteria for appointment.
Applicability of CTET Certificate
(i) The CTET shall apply to schools of the Central Government (KVS, NVS, Central Tibetan Schools, etc.) and schools under the administrative control of UT’s of Chandigarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu and Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and NCT of Delhi.
(ii) CTET may also apply to the unaided private schools, who may exercise the option of considering the CTET.
(iii) Schools owned and managed by the State Government/local bodies and aided schools shall consider the TET conducted by the State Government. However, a State Government can also consider the CTET if it decides not to conduct the State TET.
(iv) According to CBSE Affiliation Bye-Laws, prescribing the minimum qualifications for teachers to teach various subjects in Classes I to VIII in the schools Affiliated to CBSE stands amended to that extent and it shall be mandatory that the teachers appointed hereinafter i.e. 6th March 2012 to teach classes I to VIII in the Schools affiliated to the CBSE shall qualify/pass the Central Teacher Eligibility Test or Teacher Eligibility Test (TET), conducted by the appropriate Central/State Government in accordance with the Guidelines framed by the NCTE for this purpose.
Validity Period Of CTET Certificate
The Validity Period of CTET qualifying certificate for appointment will be seven years from the date of declaration of its result for all categories,
Number of Attempts
There is no restriction on the number of attempts a person can take for acquiring a CTET Certificate. A person who has qualified CTET may also appear again for improving his/her score.
The CBSE will be issuing Notifications related to any CTET News for the candidates.