What Is CTET?

What Is CTET? Published by: suzan poudel Updated Tue, 20 Apr 2021 10:15 PM IST

Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is conducted twice every year by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The examination is conducted by CBSE to recruit candidates who will further work as Primary Teachers (PRT), Trained Graduate Teachers (TGTs) or Post-Graduate Teachers (PGT) teachers in Central schools across the country (such as Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVS), Navodaya Vidyalayas (NVS),DSSSB, PSSSB, Army Public School etc and other schools under the administrative control of the Union Territories (UTs) – Chandigarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and NCT of Delhi.It is a two-stage examination processs which is then followed by an interview . All selected candidates are awarded with a certificate whic has a validity of 7 years .


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What Is CTET?

Is B.Ed. mandatory for CTET?

Students who have completed a B.Ed. degree will be able to qualify for the CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test) in 2021. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has updated the eligibility requirements for the CTET Exam 2021, according to recent developments. Candidates who passed the B.Ed. exam and applied for CTET paper II are now qualified to apply for both papers — Paper I and Paper-II.

What is the salary of a B.Ed Teacher?

The average in-hand salary for a CTET-qualified primary school teacher is Rs 35,000-37,000. A teacher in upper primary school earns between Rs 43,000 and Rs 46,000 per month in cash. A CTET-qualified PGT teacher's in-hand salary range from Rs 48,000 to 50,000

What are the benefits of CTET?

Those teachers who are recruited get eligible to get quite a handsome pay along with some additional perks and allowances.The pay scale of teacher who has passed CTET ranges from around Rs. 9,300- Rs.,34,800 as basic pay and the net in-hand salary can go up to Rs 48,000 per month.

What are the career prospects for CTET Qualified Teacher?

Once the candidates get appointed as CTET qualified teachers at a certain post various career open up for them over time depending on their performance . The career opportunities teachers can get are :

Senior teacher
Assistant teacher



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