Bihar TET 2020 Exam (Postponed), Notification, Exam Pattern, Syllabus & FAQs

Bihar TET 2020 Exam Notification will release soon on official website of Bihar education board. The Bihar education board has canceled the BTET 2019-20 exam because of the irregularities and paper leaks in the exam conducted on 28th January 2020. After 2011, the Board’s decision to conduct the BTET 2019 exam in January 2020 and then cancel the entire examination after five months. The conducting body Board of School Education Bihar is responsible for conducting the Bihar State Eligibility Test for the recruitment of secondary and senior secondary classes for Government schools. Bihar TET is the state-level teacher recruiting examination which was last held 8 years back.  

The vacancies of a total of 25270 seats are declared for the secondary school teacher and 12065 vacancies for the senior secondary teacher. The applicants who want to be a teacher for the 9th and 10th class must prepare for Paper-1 and the candidates who wish to be a teacher for the 11th and 12th grades must appear for Paper-2. A separate eligibility exam will also be conducted this year for the Physical and Health Instructor. As specified by the Bihar board, the candidates must have to score marks equal to or more than the minimum cut-off marks to be selected as government teachers. Stay updated with us for the latest information about Bihar TET 2020 Exam.

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Important dates of Bihar TET 2020:

1 Bihar STET Exam (canceled) 28th January 2020
2 Admit card for the rescheduled exam Notified Soon
3 Revised BSTET 2020 exam date Notified Soon
4 Release of answer key Notified Soon
5 Result announcement Notified Soon

Bihar TET Exam Application Fee:

A candidate belonging to either the General or OBC category is required to pay Rs. 500/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 800/- (if applying for both the papers). If the candidate belonging to Reserved Category id required to pay Rs. 300/- (if applying for either Paper I or Paper II) and Rs. 1200/- (if applying for both the papers).

Category Paper I or II Both Paper I & II
General /OBC 500 800
Reserved Category 300 500

How to fill Bihar TET Application Form 2020?

Bihar TET 2020 exam application process begins with the release of official notice by Bihar Board (BSEB).

Step 1: Click on the BTET 2020 Online Form link to get redirected to the official website of to fill out the Online Application Form for BTET 2020 Exam.

Step 2: If your are new user, Click on “New Registration” button to register yourself. Otherwise, fill your required details and click on “SIGN IN” button.

Step 3: Fill all the required credentials: Candidate Name, Mother’s Name, Father’s Name, DOB etc.

Step 4: Upload your photo and signature. Both the images must be jpg, png, or jpeg format and must have a white background.

Step 5: After that, you will be directed to the payment page. The payment can be made for BTET 2020 Exam through Credit Card/Debit Card/E-Challan.

Step 6: Click on the SUBMIT button. Your Bihar TET 2020 Exam Application Form will be successfully submitted.

Exam Pattern of Bihar TET 2020:

Secondary and senior secondary teaching Eligibility Test:

The exam pattern for both the papers for secondary and senior secondary exams is the same for Bihar STET 2020. There will be a total of 150 MCQ type questions in each paper and the time allotted for solving these questions is 150 minutes, on an average 1 minute for 1 question. There is no negative marking for any incorrect question and one mark will be awarded for each correct question. The exam will be held in offline mode.

SECTION No. of Questions Marks
Specified Subject 100 100
General Knowledge or teaching eligibility or other eligibility for computer science 50 50

Physical and Health instructor eligibility test:

There will be 100 MCQ type questions that should be solved in 150 minutes and there is no negative marking for any incorrect or unanswered question. 

SECTION No. of Questions Marks
Specified Subject 50 50
General Knowledge  50 50

Syllabus for Bihar TET 2020 Exam:

For Paper I: The candidates have to revise the basic syllabus of their specified subject of graduation level along with the complete syllabus of class 9 & 10. 

For Paper II: The candidate has to cover the syllabus of its graduation and post-graduation in its specified subject. For the computer science exam, the candidate must cover the syllabus of Class 11 and 12 also. 

BTET Eligibility Criteria:

  • For Secondary Teachers Eligibility Test (Stet), 2019 : Graduation Degree or have studied concerned subject in all years of graduation + Education Degree i.e. B.Ed.
  • Physical Education & Health Instructor Ability Test , 2019:  Post Graduation Degree or have studied concerned subject in all years of post graduation + Education Degree i.e. B.Ed.

Age Limit:

Category Age Limit
General (male) 37
General (female) 40
OBC (male/female) 42
SC/ST (male/female) 40

Bihar TET 2020 Exam Admit Card:

Only the candidates fitting in the eligibility criteria will be allotted with the admit card to appear in the exam. You can download your admit card once released by the Board from their official website. To download the admit card, the candidate must be aware of its application number and password which was previously created while filling the application form. On the date of the exam, the candidate should have to carry the downloaded admit card along with photo ID proof to appear in the exam. We will notify you very first once the admit cards are released by the Board.  

Bihar TET 2020 Cut Off Marks:

Bihar TET cut off marks are declared by the BSEB (Board of School Education Bihar) along with the declaration of result. Have a look at the Bihar TET Exam Cut off marks for every category:

Category Minimum Qualifying Percentage Maximum Marks Minimum Marks
General 50% 150 75
OBC/SC/ST 45% 150 67.5

Bihar TET 2020 Exam Results:

To qualify the exam, the candidates have to clear the cut-off decided by the Board for the merit list. The merit list is prepared on the basis of marks of the candidates in the decreasing order. The candidates who qualify the exam will be issued with a certificate of teaching eligibility which is valid for the next 7 years from the date of issue and the certificate of Physical and Health Instructor has a validity of 6 years from the date of issue.

The Bihar TET Result 2020 will be announced on their official website of the Board of School Education Bihar in online mode only. The result of Bihar STET will be in a PDF format of merit list including the names and marks of all the candidates who have qualified the examination and selected for further procedures. Have a look at the step wise step process to check Bihar TET 2020 exam result:

Step 1: Go to official site

Step 2: Click on “BTET 2020 Exam Result ”

Step 3: Fill all the required credentials: Enter Roll Number & DOB.

Step 4: Submit & Download Bihar TET Result.

Validity Of Certificate:

  • For Secondary Teachers Eligibility Test (Stet): 7 Year
  • Physical Education & Health Instructor Ability Test : 6 Year .

Bihar TET 2020 Exam FAQs:

Q: What is the difference between BTET and Bihar STET?
Ans: BSEB conducts BSTET to recruit teachers for secondary and higher secondary teachers while, BTET is eligibilty test for primary and upper primary levels teachers.

Q: What’s is the qualifying percentage in Bihar STET?
Ans: A candidate from general category needs to score 50% marks to qualify this exam and candidates from reserve categories needs to score 45% marks to qualify.

Q: Is there any negative marking in Bihar TET exam?
Ans: No, there is no negative marking in Bihar TET exam.

Q: Is Bihar TET conducted in online mode?
Ans. No, Bihar TET is conducted in offline or pen and paper mode.


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