Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is expected to announce revised date of Central Teacher Eligibility Test, CTET 2018 Exam soon. Earlier, the board had fixed September 16, 2018 for the examination but there is a modification in it because of the application process was pushed back. Candidates can keep an eye on official website ctet.nic.in for latest updates on examination date. Some media reports suggest the exam has been delayed because of Human Resources and Development Ministry order to continue to conduct the CTET in the 20 Indian languages.
"CTET examination will be conducted in all Indian languages as was being conducted earlier. I have already directed @cbseindia29 to conduct examination in all the 20 languages as was being done earlier,"
Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar had tweeted on June 18. "CTET examination will be held in English, Hindi, Assamese, Bangla, Garo, Gujarati, Kanada, Khasi, Malyalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Mizo, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu,Tibetan & Urdu @cbseindia29," he added.
The board has started the online application registration for CTET and it will continue till August 27, 2018. Candidates must ensure to pay their fee before August 30, 3:30 pm. The test will be conducted in 92 cities all over the country. Candidates securing 60 per cent and above marks will be issued Eligibility Certificate.
The CTET will be conducted in two phases - Paper I and Paper II. The candidates who aspire to become Primary Teacher need to appear in Paper I (I-V). Paper II is conducted for those who wish to become Elementary Teacher (VI-VIII). The questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Types. Questions will be set in bilingual language (English and Hindi).