• Written By Zeshan Naz
  • Last Modified 13-01-2023

UPTET Notification


UPTET Notification 2021-22: The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has released the UPTET Notification regarding new exam dates. The UPTET 2021 exam will be conducted on January 23, 2022. UPBEB will soon release the admit card online after successful completion of the exam on its official website i.e. updeled.gov.in. However, UPBEB is expected to release the UPTET 2022 Application Form by October 2022.

The Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is an exam that tests candidates’ eligibility for teaching in schools. Read the complete article to know more about UPTET Notification 2022.

UPTET 2022 Overview

Before getting into the details of the UPTET 2021-22 notification, let us have an overview of the exam.

Exam NameUttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET)
Organizing BodyUttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB)
Exam TypeState Level
Frequency of the ExamAnnually
Offered PostsUpper Primary and Primary level teachers
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOffline
Official Websiteupdeled.gov.in

Why Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test?

The Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is conducted to test the eligibility of candidates for teaching positions available in the schools of Uttar Pradesh. The UPTET will consist of 2 papers, i.e. Paper 1 and Paper 2.

  • a) Paper 1 is for candidates who want to become teachers for classes 1 to 5.
  • b) Paper 2 is for candidates who want to become teachers for classes 6 to 8.
  • c) Candidates who want to teach for Class 1 to 8 need to appear for both Paper 1 and 2.
  • d) Passing Marks: Candidates have to score 60% marks (55% for SC/ ST) in order to clear the UPTET 2021-22.
  • e) Qualifying candidates will be awarded UPTET Eligibility Certificate. The certificate of eligibility was valid for 5 years but now the validity has been extended to lifetime.

UPTET Important Dates

The UPBEB has released the important dates of UPTET 2021-22. Candidates can check as well as note down the dates provided in the table below so that they do not miss any deadlines.

EventsTentative Dates
Release of the UPTET official notificationOctober 2021
Beginning of UPTET application processOctober 7, 2021
Last date for registrationOctober 26, 2021
Last date to pay the application feeOctober 27, 2021
Last date for the application form printoutOctober 28, 2021
Availability of admit cardJanuary 12, 2022
UPTET exam dateJanuary 23, 2022
Provisional Answer KeyJanuary 27, 2022
Last date to raise objectionsTo be released
Release of final answer keyTo be released
Declaration of resultFebruary 25, 2022

UPTET Eligibility Criteria

The officials have released the detailed eligibility criteria with the UPTET 2021-22 notification. Candidates can refer to the below section to know the eligibility criteria to apply for UPTET. Candidates can refer to the eligibility criteria and ensure their eligibility before applying for the TET.


Aspirants should be a citizen of India. Candidates belonging to 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 recognized Bachelor’s degree in B.Ed, D.Ed, BTC, etc., and should have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying exam.

How to Apply for UPTET?

Candidates can fill the UPTET Application Form only in online mode. The application form for UPTET is not available via any offline modes. The steps to apply online for UPTET 2022 are as under:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website at updeled.gov.in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on UPTET Registration 2022.
  • 3rd Step: Under the registration form, click on Candidate Registration.
  • 4th Step: After reading the Instructions and Procedure, tick mark the square box, and click on “पंजीकरण के लिए यहाँ क्लिक करे”.
  • – 5th Step: On the next page, fill in your details like Name, Father’s Name, DOB, etc.
  • – 6th Step: Now enter your Contact Details and Qualification Details.
  • – 7th Step: Now click on the Deposit Application Fee link.
  • – 8th Step: After the payment of fees upload the scanned images of your Photograph and Signature.
  • – 9th Step: Click on Submit button to submit the complete application form.
  • – 10th Step: Take a printout of the form for future reference.

UPTET Application Fee

The application fee for the UPTET 2022 can be paid both in online as well as offline mode. The fee can be paid using SBI Debit Cards/ Credit Cards/ Internet Banking. In offline mode, the fee can be paid through SBI e-Challan. The category-wise application fee for UPTET Recruitment are as under:

Category Application Fees for One PaperApplication Fees for Two Papers
General/ OBCRs. 600Rs. 1,200
SC/ STRs. 400Rs. 800
PwDRs. 100Rs. 200

UPTET Exam Centre

UPBEB conducts the UPTET exam in around 75 districts throughout the state. Candidates have an option to select their exam centre while they fill the online application form. Candidates can have a look at the table to know the exam centres and select the centre according to their preference.

S.No.District NameDistrict Code
3Prayagraj (Allahabad)35
4Ambedkar Nagar60
5Amethi (Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Nagar)71
6Amroha (J.P. Nagar )13
25Ayodhya (Faizabad)59
29Gautam Buddh Nagar25
35Hapur (Panchsheel Nagar)74
37Hathras (Mahamaya Nagar)2
42Kanpur Dehat (Ramabai Nagar)17
43Kanpur Nagar16
47Lakhimpur Kheri34
64Sambhal (Bheem Nagar)75
65Sant Kabeer Nagar57
66Sant Ravidas Nagar (Bhadohi)48
70Siddhartha Nagar58

Note: The number of exam centres can increase or decrease depending on the decision of the exam conducting body. The final details of the exam centre will be informed to the candidates on the UPTET admit card.

UPTET Exam Pattern

The UPTET recruitment follows a single-stage selection process, i.e. through the offline written exam (pen and paper-based). The UPTET exam pattern consists of two papers – Paper 1 for teachers of Class 1-5 and Paper 2 for teachers of Class 6-8. The exam will be conducted in two shifts in over 200 centres across Uttar Pradesh.

Each paper has five sections. All the questions are of MCQ type. Furthermore, there are 150 questions in total, and each carries 1 mark. The UPTET exam has no negative marking. Below is the exam pattern for Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Paper 1Paper 2
Subjects- Language 1, language 2, Child Development and Pedagogy, Mathematics and Environmental ScienceSubjects- Language 1 and 2, Child Development and Pedagogy, Mathematics and Science, Social Science/Social Studies
Total Marks – 150Total Marks – 150
Qualifying Marks – 90Qualifying Marks – 90
Maximum time limit – Two and a half hoursMaximum time limit – Two and a half hours
Language – English and HindiLanguage – English and Hindi

UPTET Syllabus

UPBEB releases the latest UPTET syllabus on the official website along with the notification. The UPTET syllabus usually remains the same every year. Therefore, candidates can go through the previous year’s syllabus and prepare well for the paper. The section-wise UPTET syllabus for paper 1 and paper 2 are listed below.

Language-I (Hindi) Syllabus

Language & Grammar

Language comprehensionWorks of poets and writers
Hindi alphabets (vowels, consonants)Sentence formation
Spotting error/sentence correctionIdioms and phrases
Difference between all the sounds, varnas, anusvars, resonant and lunar pointsUsage of punctuations
Noun, pronoun, verb and pronounPhrase, gender and time

Pedagogy of Language Development

Principles of language teachingRole of listening and speaking: The work of language and how children use it as a tool
Challenges of teaching language in a classroomAssessing language comprehension and proficiency: speaking, listening, reading and writing

Language-II (English/ Urdu/ Sanskrit) Syllabus

ComprehensionLanguage skills
Pedagogy of language developmentParts of speech
Active and passive voiceSingular plural
Knowledge of the famous poetry of famous poetsTenses – Present, Past, Future

Child Development and Pedagogy Syllabus

Child development conceptLearning and pedagogy
Teaching and learning disciplinesInclusive education guidance and counselling

Mathematics Syllabus

Number systemShapes and geometry
Data handlingMeasurements and units
Unitary rulePercentage
Profit & lossSimple & compound interest
MeasurementArea & Volume

Environmental Studies Syllabus

Family and friendsFood and nutrition
Things we make and doPlants and animals
Traffic and communicationSports and sportsmanship

UPTET Admit Card

The officials usually release the UPTET admit card 15 days before the exam. The UPTET Hall ticket 2021-22 can be downloaded from the official website of UPTET, i.e. updeled.gov.in. The aspirants should preserve the admit card until the UPTET selection process.

It is to be noted that the admit card will not be available in offline mode, i.e. it will not be posted to the candidates through courier or in person.

UPTET Result

The exam authority will provide the result in the form of a PDF for Paper 1 and Paper 2 separately. To check the UPTET result, Candidates need to log in to the portal by entering their Roll Number and Captcha. The result will include the Candidate’s Name, Registration Number, Qualifying Status, Total Marks, Subject-Wise/Sectional Marks, and UPTET Rank.

UPTET Cut-off

Candidates have to obtain the minimum qualifying cutoff marks to qualify in the exam. The UPTET cut-off depends on various factors, such as

  • – Number of Vacancies
  • – Number of Candidates Appeared for the Exam
  • – Total Number of Candidates Applied, etc.

Here is the UPTET 2021-22 expected cutoff score for Paper 1 and 2:

CategoryQualifying PercentageExpected Qualifying Marks out of 150
OBC/ SC/ ST55%82.5

What after UPTET Result?

After the announcement of the result, candidates will receive the UPTET passing certificate. Those who will receive the UPTET certificate will get eligibility to apply for Teachers in the several schools of Uttar Pradesh. The UPTET certificate will be valid for a lifetime. 

UPTET Salary

The UPTET salary for Primary Teachers and Upper Primary Teachers varies from place to place depending upon whether or not the location of posting is a rural, metropolitan city, or another big city.

During the training period, the candidate will receive Rs. 7300. The salary will increase for a permanent teacher after they complete their training period.

  • The UPTET Pay Band is Rs. 9300-34800 with a Grade Pay of Rs. 4200.
  • Therefore, the initial Basic Pay is Rs. 9300 + Rs. 4200 = Rs. 13500.

In addition to the UPTET Basic Pay, teachers also get additional allowances like DA, HRA, etc., based on their location of posting, calculated on the Basic Pay. All these components combined to form the UPTET salary.

Also Check, UPTET Paper 2

FAQs on UPTET Notification

The frequently asked questions related to UPTET 2021-22 notification are given below:

Q. How long is the UPTET certificate valid?
A. The Uttar Pardesh certificate is valid for a lifetime.

Q. How many times does the UP board conduct UPTET in a year?
A. UPTET exams are conducted once a year.

Q. How many attempts are there in UPTET?
A. There is no restriction on the number of attempts. Candidates can take as many times as they want until they acquire a TET Certificate.

Q. What is the official website of UPTET?
A. The official website of UPTET is updeled.gov.in.

Q. Can we give TET exam without a B.Ed?
A. No, candidates cannot appear for the UPTET exam without a B.Ed degree.

Q. When will the online application process start for UPTET 2022?
A. The application process for UPTET 2022 will be started in October 2022.

Now you have all the necessary information on UPTET Notification 2022. We advise you to prepare for the exam seriously and diligently. It is high time you start taking mock tests and practice test series. Complete your UPTET preparation and start with the revision. Take the test in a time-bound manner and strategize your preparation plan accordingly.

Related Links:

UPTET SyllabusUPTET Exam Pattern
UPTET SalaryUPTET Admit Card
UPTET ResultUPTET Application

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