CBSE CTET 2018: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to begin the online registration for its Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2018 today on its official website ctet.nic.in. Initially, the test was supposed to begin on June 22 but later, got postponed with the Board citing administrative reasons. Also Read - Entertainment News Today, March 28: Mahabharat to Rerun on DD Bharati From Today at 12 pm and 7 pm - Read Details
The 2018 exam is the 11th edition of the CTET exam. As per a CTET notification released in June 2018, the CTET examination is scheduled to be conducted on September 16, 2018. With the scores obtained in CTET, eligible candidates can apply for recruitment in Central Government schools like Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, KVS, Navodaya Vidyalaya Sangathan, NVS, Central Tibetan Schools, and schools under the administrative control in National Capital Territory of Delhi and Union Territories – Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu and Lakshadweep. Also Read - Good News! Cabinet Approves 4% Increase in Dearness Allowance for Central Govt Employees
The Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar has directed the CTET to conduct the exam in 20 Indian languages this year. Earlier CBSE eliminated 17 languages including Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, and Gujarati from being used as a medium of instruction for CTET. Also Read - Government Gives OTT Platforms 100 Days For Self-Regulation of Adult And Politically Sensitive Content
Central Teacher Eligibility Test also known as CTET is the Teacher Eligibility Test for the candidates who have a degree of B.ed or any other equivalent teaching programme. CTET is the qualifying exam for getting the appointment as a teacher in government schools, private schools, Navodaya Schools, Central School. Only those candidates, who have qualified CTET will only be eligible to apply for recruitment in Government Schools. CTET is the mandatory eligibility exam for Teacher Recruitment. Approximately 1 million of the candidates appear for CTET Exam in every session. The passing percentage in CTET Exam is very low every year.