Exam to be held in CBT mode between December 16, 2021 and January 13, 2022
The online application process for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2021 will begin on September 20. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be conducting the exam between December 16, 2021 and January 13, 2022.
It will be a Computer Based Test (CBT), conducted in twenty languages across the country. The exact date will be mentioned in the candidate’s admit card.
Interested candidates can apply online on the CTET official website (ctet.nic.in), which will also have detailed information regarding the examination, syllabus, languages, eligibility criteria, examination fee, examination cities, as well as important dates.
The last date to apply online for CTET 2021 is October 19. The registration fee can be paid till 3.30 pm on October 20.
In July this year, CBSE had released a notification modifying the CTET exam pattern. The new pattern incorporates more of conceptual understanding, problem-solving, reasoning, application and critical thinking in the question paper and less of factual knowledge.
CTET is considered to be the minimum qualification for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher in CBSE affiliated schools.