Published On : Wed, Aug 12th, 2015

CTET examination 2015 registration: Apply before August 19

Few days are left for the registration process for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2015 examination to close. Interested and eligible candidates are required to apply soon for the same as the last date for applying is August 19.

The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 20. The responsibility of conducting the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) has been handed over to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India.

The test is being conducted for the second time, this year. The first CTET in 2015 was held on February 22. CTET is just one of the eligibility criterion for appointment/ recruitment as a teacher.

This exam is conducted for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher for Class 1 to 8. The validity period of this CTET qualifying certificate for appointment to a teaching position in a school is seven years from the date of declaration of the CTET result.
There is no restriction on the number of attempts a person can take for acquiring a CTET certificate. The candidates can attempt the CTET even after qualifying it, in order to improve score. Only candidates who secure 60 percent marks or above will be considered qualified.

The candidates can apply online for the test through the CTET official website.

Important dates

The last date for submission of online applications is August 19

CTET 2015 will be conducted on September 20

The admit cards can be downloaded from September 4 onwards.