CBSE CTET 2018: In its latest notifications, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has revised the eligibility criteria for CTET. According to the latest notification, the students who have qualified B.Ed are eligible to apply for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2018. The candidates who have B.Ed qualification and have already applied for Paper–II and also paid fee must note that they can now apply for both Paper I and Paper II.
The Central Board of Secondary Education has also extended the correction period. The candidates who wish to apply for Paper I can also do it during the correction period. The CBSE CTET correction period will start from September 6, 2018, and will continue till September 15.
For the convenience of the students, we have listed the eligibility criteria below:
The candidates who have scored at least 50 percent marks in graduation and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) who has acquired the qualification or B.Ed from any NCTE recognised institution shall be considered for appointment as a teacher in classes 1 to 5.
For primary level: The candidates should be senior secondary with at least 45 to 50 percent marks or appearing in final year of two-year diploma in Elementary Education or Diploma in Education (Special Education). Candidates appearing in final year of four-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) are also eligible.
For the elementary level: The candidates should have a graduation degree or is appearing in the final year of a two-year Diploma in Elementary Education. Graduation with at least 45 – 50 percent marks or appearing in one-year Bachelor in Education (BEd) or BEd (Special Education) or four- year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) or BA/BScEd or BAEd/ BScEd are also eligible to apply.
A candidate with DEd (Special Education) or qualification shall undergo an NCTE recognised six-month Special Programme in Elementary Education after the appointment.