CTET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Know About Age Limit, Education Qualification

CTET Eligibility Criteria 2021:  CTET 2021 notification will be out soon on the official website. It is very important to know about the CTET eligibility criteria 2021 and ctet age limit before applying for the recruitment of teachers in the primary and secondary level exam. We have received so many queries regarding the CTET eligibility criteria and age limit. Are you eligible to apply for CTET or not? Is your age is eligible for applying CTET? These question may arise in your mind when you are planning to apply for any govt. examination. Here we are providing the eligibility criterion which is required to appear in the CTET 2021 Examination going to be conducted in the upcoming month.

CTET Eligibility Criteria 2021

CTET qualification is an essential qualification for all teaching aspirants who want to make their career in the teaching field. One must be aware of all the requisite criteria and fulfil the eligibility to appear for the CTET exam. In this post, we are providing you with all the information regarding the eligibility criteria for CTET including the age limit, educational qualifications, subject to choose, changes from the previous years, reserved category requirements, crucial date of eligibility etc.

CTET Eligibility Criteria for Paper I (For Primary Teacher)

Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education/4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed).

OR
Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education.
OR
Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education)*.
OR 
Candidates who possessed “Graduation with at least 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)” are now eligible for becoming Teacher for Classes I-V: Primary Stage. Such Candidates has to mandatory undergo a six month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE, within two years of such appointment as a primary teacher.

CTET Eligibility Criteria For Paper-II (For Secondary Teacher)

Graduation and passed or appearing in the final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education.
OR
Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1- year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).
OR
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).
OR
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.El.Ed).
OR
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.
OR
Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in 1- year B.Ed. (Special Education).
OR
Any candidate having a qualified B.Ed Programme recognized by the NCTE is eligible to appear in TET/CTET.

CTET 2021: Age Limit

There is no age limit required for the CTET examination. You can attempt a number of times as you want to improve your CTET score.

  • Candidates should be citizens of India
  • There is no age restriction to apply for the CTET exam

CTET 2021: Reservation Criteria

For the General category, Candidates who score 60% marks in the examination will be considered qualified. A good thing for all the appearing candidates is that there is no negative marking for a wrong attempted question.

S.No Category Cut-Off
1. General 90 marks
2. Other Reserved Category 82 marks

FAQ’s: CTET Eligibility Criteria

Q1. What are the minimum and maximum age limit of CTET?
Ans. There is no age limit for applying CTET exam.

Q2.What is the minimum CTET eligibility criteria for the primary stage Paper 1 CTET Exam?
Ans. The minimum eligibility criteria for primary stage Paper 1 CTET Exam is passing 12th class and Diploma in Elementary Education.

Q3.Are B.ed candidates are eligible for CTET Paper 1?
Ans. Yes, B.ed candidate can apply for CTET Paper 1.

Q4.What is the minimum passing percentage for applying for the CTET exam?
Ans. The minimum passing percentage for applying in CTET exam is: Graduation with at least 45% marks and professional degree or Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and professional degree

Q5.If my course is recognized by NCTE, can I apply for CTET?
Ans. Any candidate having a qualified B.Ed Programme recognized by the NCTE is eligible to appear in TET/CTET.

CTET Eligibility Criteria 2021

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