CTET Exam 2022 Notification Out, Application Form

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) release the notification for the CTET Exam 2022. This is the 16th edition of the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET). As previous year, this year’s ctet exam will be conducted online mode i.e Computer Based Test (CBT) Model. As per the notification, The exam will be held between December 2022 to January 2023. This post will discuss eligibility criteria, exam syllabus, fee structure, and passing marks.

 CTET Notification

CTET 2022 Exam Syllabus

CBSE changed its syllabus in 2021 for the CTET Exam, In this year CBSE will follow the same pattern. There are no changes in the syllabus for CTET Exam 2022. The total mark will be 150 for 150 questions. The candidate should complete the exam in 150 minutes. The complete syllabus is given below.

Syllabus for Paper 1 (1st – 5th Class) (Level 1) – CTET 2022

  1. CDP (Child Development and Pedagogy) – 30 Marks
  2. Hindi – 30 Marks
  3. English – 30 Marks
  4. EVS (Environmental Studies) – 30 Marks
  5. Mathematics – 30 Marks

Syllabus for Paper 2 (6th – 8th Class) (Level 2) – CTET 2022 Exam

  1. CDP (Child Development and Pedagogy) – 30 Marks
  2. Hindi – 30 Marks
  3. English – 30 Marks
  4. SST/Science & Math – 60 Marks
    *SST – Social Studies

Important Dates for CTET 2022

CTET 2022 NotificationOctober 20, 2022
Registrations Start DateOctober 31, 2022
Online form submission closing dateNovember 24, 2022
Deadline to submit application feeNovember 25, 2022
Exam DateDecember 2022 to January 2023
Release of Answer Key & Response SheetWithin One Week after the Exam
Result Date Feb, 2023

Fee Structure for CTET Exam 2022

As per CTET 2022 notification, the candidates have to apply online on the official website of the ctet exam ie. https://ctet.nic.in. The online application process for the ctet exam will start from 31-10-2022 onwards and the last date is 24- 11-2022. The CBSE has given the 1-day relaxation i.e 25-11-2022 to aspiring candidates to submit the fee. See the below table for the fee structure for all categories.

CategoryOnly Paper I & IIBoth Paper I & II
General/OBCINR 1000/-INR 1200/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled PersonINR 500/-INR 600/-

Eligibility Criteria for CTET Exam 2022?

Some criteria need to follow for all the candidates to be eligible to participate in the ctet exam. All the criteria provided by CBSE itself. 

  1. No need to provide a cast certificate at the time of online application. You will have to submit this certificate at the time when you are applying for the teacher job.
  2. To participate in CET Exam, you must have a teacher training certificate with traditional degrees.
  3. There is no age limit applicable for the CTET Exam 2022. 

To read more about the Eligibility Criteria, you can visit official website https://ctet.nic.in.

CTET Exam 2022 FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Question 1: When was CTET 2022 notification released?
Ans: CBSE released the CTET notification in October 2022.

Question 2: What is the exam date for CTET 2022?
Ans: The CBSE will conduct the exam in different phases. The exam will be held between December 2022 to January 2023.

Question 3: What is the exam format for CTET 2022?
Ans: CBSE has decided to conduct the CTET exam Online this year which is CBT (Computer-based test) model.

Question 4: Are there any maximum and minimum Age Limit criteria to appear in the CTET Exam?
Ans: No, there are no maximum and minimum Age Limit criteria to participate in the CTET exam.

Question 5: Is there any negative marking in the CTET 2022 exam?
Ans: There is no negative marking in the CTET 2022 examination.

Question 6: What are the passing marks for CTET 2022 exam?
Ans: Students who belong to General Category need to obtain a minimum of 60% and candidates who belong to OBC/SC/ST category need to obtain a minimum of 55% marks for qualifying for the CTET Exam 2022.

Question 7: What is the official website of CTET?
Ans: Official website of CTET is https://ctet.nic.in

Question 8: Is the CTET certificate valid for a lifetime?
Ans: Yes. The CTET qualifying certificate is valid for a lifetime. Earlier it was valid for 7 years.