Nagpur: The long wait for the online application forms for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) may be over this week as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has finally decided to release the forms after much delay. Earlier CBSE released a notification stating that the submission of online application forms for Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is delayed. The delay was due to ‘administrative reasons’. The CBSE notification further said that the next date for forms submission will be notified shortly.
The submission of online application forms through CTET website was to start from June 22 but it was eventually delayed. Some media reports claim that the process will start from this week, although no official statement has been made by the officials.
CBSE is scheduled to conduct the CTET 2018, exam on September 16 in two slots, Paper 1 is meant for teachers opting for Class 1 to Class 5 and Paper 2 for Class 6 to Class 8.
CBSE conducts CTET exam every year. The test is mandatory for getting teaching jobs in government schools from Class 1 to Class 8. It is conducted by both Central government and State governments in India.
Candidates must check the official website ctet.nic.in for more updates.