CTET 2018: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) would be conducting the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2018 examination in September. A notification issued by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), the online application form for CTET 2018 will be made available by CBSE from June 22, 2018 and the CTET 2018 examination will be conducted on September 22, 2018. Last date to fill the CTET 2018 application form online is July 21. CTET 2018 online application forms would be released on ctet.nic.in.

CTET 2018 Important Dates

  • Release of detailed information bulletin on ctet.nic.in: June 12, 2018
  • Online Application Form Release: June 22, 2018 – July 21, 2018, till 3.30 PM
  • CTET 2018 Exam Date: September 22, 2018

As per the information released, CTET 2018 Paper 1 and Paper 2 would be conducted on the same date across 92 cities in the country. Candidates can find the information about the detailed syllabus and eligibility criteria on June 12, with the release of detailed information bulletin.

Who Can Apply?

Candidates who have a recognised degree in teaching, B Ed or a teaching diploma are eligible to apply for CTET 2018 examinations. Earlier, CBSE was expected to release CTET 2018 notification in the month of June last year. However, there was no notification.

Candidates interested in taking up teaching jobs in central schools or other state schools are required by RTE Act to be CTET or TET qualified. The Central TET or CTET is conducted by CBSE. CTET qualification is now mandatory for candidates who wish to take up teaching jobs for Classes I to VIII.