UPTET Notification 2018: The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has released its UPTET Recruitment notification. The board is expecting over 5 lakh aspirants to appear for Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test 2018. UPTET is held to recruit teachers for Primary and Middle schools in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The test is held on a yearly basis to select the best of candidates for the post of teacher.
UPTET Recruitment Notification revealed the date for the release of admit card on October 18, 2018, but the admit card was released on 31st October 2018. The exam for the same took place on November 4, 2018, in offline mode. It is a state level exam. Candidates should start their preparation as soon as possible to get to the cut off score.
We bring you the UPTET Notification for all the necessary information about the exam:
UPTET Notification 2018
Before getting to the UPTET Notification, let us give you an overview of the exam:
|Name of the exam||Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET)|
|Organising body||Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB)|
|Exam type||State Level|
|Frequency of the exam||Annually|
|Offered posts||Upper primary and Primary level teachers|
|Date of exam||November 4, 2018|
|Mode of application||Online|
|Mode of exam||Offline|
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Important Dates
According to UPTET Notification, below are the important dates for UPTET Recruitment:
|Beginning of registration||September 18, 2018|
|Ending of registration||October 7, 2018 (extended date)|
|Form correction||September 20 to 22, 2018|
|Availability of admit card||October 31, 2018|
|Exam date||November 4, 2018|
|Release of answer key||November 5, 2018|
|Declaration of result||November 20, 2018|
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Eligibility Criteria
Before filling up the application form for UPTET, know the eligibility criteria as mentioned in UPTET Notification:
|Nationality||Aspirants should be a citizen of India. Candidates belonging from Nepal/Bhutan/Tibet can also apply for the exam.|
|Age limit||General- Candidates must be between 18 to 35 years of age.
OBC- Candidates must be between 18 to 38 years of age.
SC/ST- Candidates must be between 18 to 40 years of age.
PH- Candidates must be between 18 to 45 years of age.
|Educational qualification||Candidates should possess a UGC recognised bachelor’s degree in B.Ed, D.Ed, BTC etc and should have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying exam.|
UPTET Notification 2018 | Steps To Apply For The Exam
UPTET Recruitment form can be filled only in online mode and is not available offline. Below are the steps to apply for the exam:
|Step 1||Visit the official website- upbasiceduboard.gov.in|
|Step 2||Click on “Registration.”|
|Step 3||On the next page fill in your details like “Name”, “Father’s name”, “DOB” etc.|
|Step 4||Now enter your “Contact details” and “Qualification details.”|
|Step 5||Now click on “Deposit application fee.”|
|Step 6||After the payment of fees upload the scanned images of your “Photograph” and “Signature.”|
|Step 7||Click on “Submit” to submit the form.|
|Step 8||Take a “Print out” of the form for future reference.|
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Exam Application Fees
Application fees for UPTET exam can be paid both in online as well as offline mode. Fees can be used using SBI Debit cards/Credit cards/Internet banking. Offline fees should be paid through SBI e-Challan. The category-wise application fees for UPTET Recruitment are as under:
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Selection Process And Exam Pattern
UPTET Recruitment follows a single stage selection process i.e through offline written exam (pen and paper based). UPTET Online Exam comprises 2 papers- Paper 1 for teachers of Class 1-5 and Paper 2 for teachers of Class 6-8. Each paper has 5 section of varied subjects. All the questions are MCQ based. There are 150 questions in total, each carrying 1 mark. UPTET exam has no negative marking. Below is the exam pattern for the same:
|Paper 1||Paper 2|
|Subjects- Language 1 and 2, Child Development and Pedagogy, Mathematics and Environmental Science||Subjects- Language 1 and 2, Child Development and Pedagogy, Mathematics and Science, Social Science/Social Studies|
|Total Marks- 150||Total Marks- 150|
|Qualifying Marks- 90||Qualifying Marks- 90|
|Maximum time limit- Two and a half hours||Maximum time limit- Two and a half hours|
|Language- English and Hindi||Language- English and Hindi|
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Admit Card
UPTET Admit Card was released on 31st October 2018. The UPTET Hall ticket can be downloaded from the official website of UPTET within a specified period. It is advisable for the aspirants to secure the admit card till the end of UPTET admission process. It is to be noted that the candidates are required to download the admit card from the official website of UPTET and that it will not be posted to them through courier or in person.
UPTET Notification 2018 | UPTET Contact Details
In case of any query or issue, candidates can raise their issues on the contact details mentioned below:
UP Pariksha Niyamak Pradhikari, Allahabad
Contact number: 0532-2466769, 0532-2466761
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Now that you have all the necessary information on UPTET Notification, Embibe hopes you take your exam well without any further issue. As the exam is a state level exam, a fierce competition is expected. We advise you to prepare for the exam seriously and diligently. It is high time you start practising Mock test papers and test series. Complete your preparation and start with the revision. Take the test in a time bound manner and strategise your preparation plan accordingly.
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