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CTET 2023: Result (Out), Answer Key (Released), Selection Procedure

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CTET 2023 August Session Result has been released on September 25, 2023. CTET August Session 2023 Answer Key has been Released on 15th September 2023. CTET Exam will be conducted twice in a year such as July & December Session. CTET 2023 Exam is a central-level exam that is held by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Board.

Every year huge number of candidates appear for the CTET Exam. CBSE has conducted CTET exam for those aspirants who want to become govt. teachers. The CTET exam is conducted in two parts i.e Paper 1 and Paper 2. The CTET Paper 1 is for candidates who want to teach Classes 1-5 and Paper 2 is for candidates who want to teach Classes 6-8. Candidates who wish to teach Classes 1-8 need to take both papers.

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Every year, CBSE organized the CTET exam twice a year giving a great opportunity for candidates who are waiting for applying in the govt. teaching jobs in various government and government-aided schools. Below in this article we have provided all the detailed information regarding the CTET 2023 exam latest updates.

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CTET 2023 Notification: Result Declared

CTET 2023 August Session Result has been declared. Click here to check result.

CTET August Session 2023 Answer Key has been Released on 15th September 2023. Click to Check the CTET August Answer Key

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CTET 2023 Important Dates: 

July Session 2023:

Notification Release Date 27th April 2023
Online application Date Start 27th April, 2023
Online application submission date 26th May 2023
The last Date to submit the fee 26th May, 2023
Online Corrections in Particulars 29th May 2023,  to 2nd June 2023
Availability of Admit Card from CTET Official Website 2 days before Examination
CTET 2023, Exam Date 20th August 2023
Announcement of Result 25th Septemeber  2023
Dispatch of CTET Marks Statements/Certificate June 2023

CTET 2023 Exam Schedule For Paper 1 & 2: (Tentative)

EVENTS Paper-I Paper-II
Entry in the Examination Centre 7:30 am 12:30 pm
Checking of the Admit Cards 9:00 am to 9:15 am 2:00 pm to 2:15 pm
Distribution of Test Booklet 9:15 am 2:15 pm
Seal of the Test Booklet to be Broken/
Opened to take out the Answer Sheet
9:15 am 2:15 pm
Last Entry in the
Examination Centre
9:30 am 2:30 pm
Test Commences 9:30 am 2:30 pm
Test Concludes 12:00 noon 5:00 pm

CTET Application Form 2023:

Applicants ought to visit the official website of the CTET to fill the online CTET 2023 Application Form for the exam. Before that, they must keep their documents ready together with the scanned photograph and signature in a proper format. Applicants should register themselves for the examination using their valid email id and phone number. Once finishing the registration, applicants ought to note the registration number/application number. They then are required to log in to their account to fill the form using the credentials asked within the login window.

The application form can bear the key details of the applicants like name, father’s name, DOB, category, religion, gender, education details, etc. applicants will be given a correction window to create necessary changes in their form. The form ought to be filed on or before the deadline specified by the authority otherwise it’ll end up obtaining rejected. applicants should conjointly pay the required application fee for the test. 

CTET Applying Procedure 2023:

First of all go through the official website www.ctet.nic.in. or go for the direct link given above.
Then move to the link ‘Apply Online.
Click the link and fill the application form with all the crucial details includes of personal as well as academic qualification.
After this upload the scanned photograph of 4KB – 100KB size and sign of 1KB- 25KB in JPG file format.
Then make the payment of the application form via credit, debit, or e-challan.
Make sure that you simply take a printout of the application form for additional ease.

CTET Application Fees:

The candidate needs to submit the requisite amount of fee too:
For General and OBC applicants if applying for only paper 1 or 2 is Rs.1000.
For General and OBC applicants if applying for each paper 1 and 2 is Rs.1200.
For SC/ST/Differently able persons if applying for anyone is Rs.500.
For SC/ST/Differently able persons if applying for each paper is Rs.600.

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CTET Eligibility Criteria 2023:

CTET 2023 Eligibility Criteria For Classes I-V (Primary Stage):
12th passed with 50% marks and additionally passed a two-year diploma in teaching.
12th passed with 45% marks and additionally passed a two-year diploma in teaching as per NCTE regulation 2002. 12th passed with the minimum 50% marks and completed the four years of the Bachelor of Teaching (B.EL.ED). Completed twelfth examination with not less than 50% marks and passed or final year of diploma in Education (two years duration).
Completed Graduation and cleared or pursuing within the final year of diploma in teaching (two years duration).

CTET 2023 Eligibility Criteria For Classes VI-VIII (Elementary Stage):
Passed Graduation and cleared or following within the final year of diploma in teaching (two years).
Completed Graduation with not less than 50% marks and cleared or following in Bachelor in Education (1-year duration).
Completed Graduation with a minimum of 45% marks and cleared or following in bachelor in Education (1-year duration) as per the NCTE rules and rules released from time to time during this regard.
Passed Graduation with 50% marks and cleared or following in B.Ed.
Completed Graduation with 50% marks and passed in last year of bachelor in teaching (4-year duration).
Completed twelfth Examination with 50% marks and also passed the final year of B.Sc/B.A or B.Sc.Ed/B.A.Ed (4-year duration).

CTET Exam Pattern 2023:

Below we have provided the CTET 2023 exam pattern for each paper:

Duration of Exam: 2:30 hours.
Question Paper Language: 20 different languages.
Type of Questions: MCQ. Types
Number of Questions: One hundred fifty.
Total Marks: One hundred fifty.
Marking Scheme: +1 mark for every right answer and no negative marking.

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CTET 2023 Exam Pattern Paper I (for Classes I to V) Primary Stage:

1. Child Development and Pedagogy 30 Marks 30 MCQs
2. Language II (compulsory) 30 Marks 30 MCQs
3. Language I (compulsory) 30 Marks 30 MCQs
4. Environmental Studies 30 Marks 30 MCQs
5. Mathematics 30 Marks 30 MCQs

CTET 2023 Exam Pattern Paper II (for Classes VI to VIII) Elementary Stage:

1. Compulsory- Child Development & Pedagogy 30 Marks 30 MCQs
2. Language II (compulsory) 30 Marks 30 MCQs
3. Language I (compulsory) 30 Marks 30 MCQs
4. Social Studies/Social Science OR 60 Marks 60 MCQs
5. Mathematics and Science 60 Marks 60 MCQs

Opt two languages in which you wish to appear for CTET: List of languages and code are as follows:

Language Code No Language Code No
English 01 Marathi 11
Hindi 02 Mizo 12
Assamese 03 Nepali 13
Bengali 04 Oriya 14
Garo 05 Punjabi 15
Gujarati 06 Sanskrit 16
Kannadi 07 Tamil 17
Khasi 08 Telugu 18
Malayalam 09 Tibetan 19
Manipuri 10 Urdu 20

CTET Syllabus 2023:

Learning and Pedagogy:

How children learn and think; how and why children fail to achieve success in school performance. Child as a problem solver and a scientific investigator Cognition and Emotions The basic process of teaching and learning; children’s strategy of learning; learning as a social activity Motivation and learning.


Geometry, Shapes and Spatial Understanding, Multiplication, Division, Measurement, Weight, Time, Volume, Solids around us, Numbers, Addition and Subtraction, Data handling, Patterns, Money.

 Child Development and Pedagogy:

Concepts of development and its relationship with learning Principles of development of Children Gender as a social construct; gender roles, gender-bias and educational practices Individual differences among learners, understanding differences based on diversity of languages, caste, gender and religion Piaget, Kohlberg, and Vygotsky: construct and critical perspectives Concepts of child-centered and progressive education Critical perspective of the construction of intelligence Addressing learners from diverse backgrounds including disadvantaged and deprived. Addressing the needs of children with learning difficulties. Influence of heredity and Environment Socialization processes: Social World and Children Multidimensional intelligence Language and thought

Formulating appropriate questions assessing the level of learners; for enhancing learning and critical thinking in the classroom and for learner achievement.

The concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs. Addressing the Talented, creative and specially-abled children.

 Environmental Studies (Pedagogy):

Concepts and Scopes of EVS, The significance of EVS and integrated EVS, Learning Principle, Scope and relation to Science and Social Science, Environmental Studies and Environmental Education, Discussion, Teaching material.

 CTET Admit Card 2023:

Applicants can download the E-admit card by visiting the official website of the CTET. No physical admit card are going to be sent to the applicants through post or any mode apart from the one specified. applicants ought to take multiple printouts of the hall ticket and save it for future reference. 

The admit card will consist the main points such as name, category, roll number, registration id, exam venue, reporting time, together with certain directions. applicants ought to check these details very rigorously and report the inconsistencies to the authority if any is found. No applicants shall be permitted to take the test if they don’t possess a valid hall ticket on the date of the examination. 

CTET Exam Centers 2023:

One exam city will have multiple exam centers of CTET. The center once provided to the applicants won’t be modified under any circumstances. All applicants can get to choose three exam centers of their choice at the time of online registration/ form. CBSE reserves the right to allot, add and cancel the examination centers of CTET 2023. In case the number of applicants in any of the notified towns is incredibly less, the Board at its discretion might not conduct the examination in that town. The candidate who opted for that city as the first selection is also assigned an examination center in the different cities opted as a second and third selection.

Ferozepur (58) Agartala (72)
Gangtok (66) Agra (77)
Ghaziabad (81) Ahmedabad (18)
Gorakhpur (82) Aizawl (51)
Mumbai (45) Nagpur (46)
Ajmer (61) Daman (11)
Guwahati (05) Aligarh (78)
Panaji (17) Haldwani (74)
Kolkata (92) Panchkula (26)
Udaipur (65) Varanasi (90)
Jammu (30) Faridabad (22)
Hyderabad (71) Kozhikode (38)
Indore (42) Delhi West (16)
Riyadh (94) Ambala (21)
Shillong (50) Shimla (29)
Madurai (69) Jaipur (61)
Mathura (85) Saharanpur (89)
Jabalpur (43) Dubai (93)
Chandigarh (08) Jodhpur (63)
Chennai (67) Kangra (28)
Coimbatore (68) Kanpur (83)
Muzzafarpur (06) Karnal (24)
Nashik (47) Gurugram (23)
Kavaratti (40) Noida (87)
Dehradun (73) Kohima (52)
Allahabad (79) Delhi Central (12)
Surat (19) Trivandrum (39)
Roorkee (75) Vadodara (20)
Amritsar (56) Delhi North (14)
Port Blair (01) Raipur (09)
Pune (48) Bengaluru (35)
Ernakulam (37) Delhi East (13)
Srinagar (31) Ranchi (34)
Bhopal (41) Kota (64)
Mohali (60) Jalandhar (59)
Patna (07) Raebareli (88)
Aurangabad (44) Imphal (49)
Srinagar Garhwal (76) Tiruchirappalli (70)

CTET Answer Key 2023:

Public notice is going to be issued in all leading newspapers for the answer key. The Answer Key is going to be displayed, on the official website of CTET. The answer key may be downloaded within the given stipulated time. For the photocopy of the OMR Sheet, the candidate ought to pay Rs.500/- per OMR, by way of Demand Draft. Demand draft is going to be drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favor of Secretary, Central Board of secondary education payable at Delhi. 

CTET 2023 Validity Period of Certificate:

The Validity period of the CTET qualifying certificate for an appointment is going to be 7 years. The validity period starts from the date of declaration of its result. A person will take a CTET Certificate number of times and there’s no restriction. If a candidate needs to reappear again for improving his/her score may additionally seem again.

A duplicate copy of the Marks Statement or Eligibility Certificate may be got by the candidate by paying a fee as given below by means of demand draft. DD is going to be in favor of Secretary, CBSE, drawn on any nationalized bank, payable at Delhi. On CTET official website, the format for applying for duplicate marks statements/certificates is accessible.

Amount (per document) Time for the issue of duplicate document
Rs.200/- + Rs. 35/- (Postal Charges) Within 14 working days

CTET Result 2023:

The Results of CTET 2023 will be released by online mode. Applicants who score more than 60% marks within the entrance test are going to be considered qualified. A certificate is going to be given to the qualified applicants which can be valid for a period of seven years from the date of the result declaration.

The applicants with a valid certificate can apply for the post of academics in primary and elementary classes (as applicable). The certificate is going to be valid for Central Government schools or State Government/ local bodies and aided colleges (if they want to consider it). 

CTET Cut Off 2023:

The results for January and September are going to be announced via online mode solely. There’ll be no provision for sending scorecards, simply click the official website and check the results. The result can show the name, roll number, marks, examination center, and much more. Candidates are suggested to take a printout for further help. 60% Marks is a minimum for qualifying for the CTET examination. This score is going to be valid for seven years.

CTET 2023 Exam Day Instructions:

Immediately after downloading CTET 2023 Admit Card, applicants should verify the particulars mentioned on the admit card. Applicants wouldn’t be allowed to enter the examination hall after the specified time is over. Applicants should not forget to carry the admit card of CTET on the photo ID the exam center allotted them Applicants should not carry anything except the CTET Admit Card and photo ID to the examination center. Applicants found practicing unfair suggests that during the examination are going to be disqualified.

They can take water bottles to the exam center, however, the bottles ought to be transparent. No eatables or liquids or electronic things are allowed within the examination hall. There shouldn’t be items in candidate’s pockets like items of paper, etc, or else they’re going to be disqualified. Applicants will only take the basic analog watch to the examination hall. Applicants ought to keep within the examination hall for the complete time duration of the CTET Exam. Even if the exam paper have been completed, they’re going to not be allowable to leave the examination center.

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