Bihar TET (BTET) 2019 - Exam Date, Admit Card, Pattern, Syllabus, Preparation Tips

Published: | September 20, 2019
Bihar STET Examination

Bihar School Education Board (BSEB) has announced the dates of Bihar TET 2019 examination for government school teacher jobs. Find out detailed eligibility criteria, fees, schedule etc for Bihar STEET 2019.

The state government of Bihar has released the notification for Bihar State Teacher Eligibility Test 2019 or Bihar STET recently. The examination is conducted to recruit school teachers in the schools of Bihar State Education Board. The online application form for Bihar STET will be available online till 25th September 2019. The official website for applying for Bihar STET 2019 is Bihar State Education Board (BSEB) official website.

Take a look at the detailed description below for more details regarding Bihar STET 2019 dates, eligibility criteria, application and selection process.

Bihar TET 2019 Important Dates

The STET 2019 notification for Bihar has been released and you can apply for the same by 25th September 2019. The other important dates for Bihar STET 2019 are as follows:



Notification Release for Bihar STET 2019

9th September 2019

Online Application Start Date for Bihar STET 2019

9th September 2019

Last Date of Application for Bihar STET 2019

25th September 2019

Date of Bihar STET 2019 Examination

7th November 2019

How to Apply for Bihar TET 2019

The application process for Bihar STET 2019 will be online as notified by BSEB. You will have to pay the application fee online using payment gateways after the completion of the online application.

The step-by-step application process for Bihar STET 2019 is as follows:

  • Visit BSEB official website

  • On the right-hand side of the web page, there will be a button in Blue colour with ‘Register (New candidate)’ written on it. You have to click on that.

  • After clicking on the button, a form will be displayed and you will have to fill that form.

  • First, the candidate has to select the post for which he/she wishes to apply. There will be three posts among which, Secondary Teacher (Paper-I) and Senior Secondary Teacher (Paper-II) can be selected together. But if the candidate has selected Physical Education & Health Instructor, he/she cannot apply for any of the posts from the previously mentioned one.

  • After that, you will have to enter all the personal details as per the requirements in the form.

  • Then enter the email ID and mobile number and then click on Submit and continue

  • After clicking on the Submit button, you will receive an e-mail or SMS with the application number and password which will be used for further proceedings.

  • You will have to log in again to the official website and click on Login (Already Registered) button for logging in.

  • Enter the application number and password received in the email or SMS.

  • After logging in, upload a passport size photo signature in a scanned format in .jpg or .png

  • Submit the form and then it will lead you to the payment gateway

  • Pay the application fee through net banking, credit card/debit card.

  • Once the payment is done, download the receipt of payment.

Bihar TET 2019 Application Fees

There are different application fees for different candidates belonging from reserved classes. The category wise fee for Bihar STET 2019 different categories is given below:



General / Unreserved & OBC (Paper I and II Both)


SC/ST (Paper I and II Both)


General / Unreserved & OBC (Paper I or II or Physical Education & Health Instructor Ability Test)

Rs. 500

SC/ST (Paper I or II or Physical Education & Health Instructor Ability Test)

Rs. 300

Bihar TET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The Bihar School Education Board or BSEB has set different eligibility criteria for different subjects and posts. The basic eligibility criteria are the age of the candidate and 50% marks in the graduation level with bachelors or master's (whichever required). The candidate must be of a certain age before applying for the posts. The age criteria for Bihar STET 2019 is mentioned below:

  • For General or Unreserved Candidates: Between 21 to 37

  • For OBC & Female (General) Candidates: Between 21 to 40

  • For SC (Scheduled Caste) and ST (Scheduled Tribe) Candidates: Between 21 to 42

The detailed eligibility criteria regarding educational qualification for different posts for Bihar STET are as follows:

Bihar TET 2019 Secondary (Paper-I) Eligibility Criteria

For the Secondary Teacher post, the Bihar STET 2019 aspirants are entitled to give the test in Paper I. The ‘eligibility criteria for Paper I, Secondary level teacher in Bihar STET 2019 are as follows,


Educational Qualification


BA in English with B.Ed


BA in Hindi with B.Ed


BA in Sanskrit with B.Ed


BA in Urdu with B.Ed

Social Studies

BA or B.Sc in History, Geography, Economics And Political Science with B.Ed


B.Sc in Maths, Physics & Chemistry subjects with B.Ed

Or B.Tech with Mathematics subject with B.Ed


B.Sc in Zoology, Botany & Chemistry subjects With B.Ed


B.Tech in Science subject with B.Ed

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Bihar TET 2019 Higher Secondary (Paper-II) Eligibility Criteria

The aspirants who want to be a higher-secondary level teacher in Bihar government schools can apply for the Higher Secondary teacher post for which, they are entitled to sit for Paper-II of the BSTET 2019 examination. The eligibility criteria for Bihar STET 2019 Paper-II subjects are as follows:


Educational Qualification


MA in English With B.Ed


M.Sc in Maths With B.Ed


M.Sc in Physics With B.Ed


M.Sc in Chemistry With B.Ed


M.Sc in Zoology With B.Ed


M.Sc in Botany With B.Ed

Computer Science

  • 'A' level grade acquired from DOEACC and PG Degree in any subject

  • Or, BE/B.Tech (Computer Science/IT)

  • Or, BE/B.Tech (Any Stream) and PG Diploma in Computers

  • Or, M.Sc. (Computer Science) / MCA or Equivalent

  • Or, B.Sc. (Computer Science) / BCA or Equivalent with PG Degree in any subject

  • Or, PG Diploma in Computer and Post Graduate Degree in any subject

  • Or, 'B' Level grade acquired from DOEACC and PG degree in any subject.

  • Or, 'C' Level grade acquired from 'DOEACC' of Ministry of Information and Communication Technology with Graduation.

  • Or, MCA 3 years course (6 semesters)

Bihar TET 2019 Vacancy Details

Bihar STET 2019 will be conducted to fill a total of 37,335 vacancies for Secondary and Senior Secondary level teachers. The decision of filling the vacancy came after the state government announced filling a total of 1.40 lakh vacancies for teachers in Bihar by November. Following are the subject-wise vacancy details for Bihar STET 2019:

Paper-I: Secondary Teacher (For Class IX & X)









Social Science










Paper-II: Higher Secondary Teacher (For Class XI & XII)















Computer Science




Bihar TET 2019 Exam Schedule & Marks

Bihar STET 2019 will be conducted on 7th November 2019. The examination will be conducted in 2 halves of a single day. The Paper-I will be conducted for aspirants looking for Secondary Teachership and the Paper-II will be conducted for the aspirants who are looking for Senior Secondary Level Teachership. Candidates who are applying for both the posts will have to appear for both the tests. Both of the papers will carry a total of 150 marks which are to be answered in 2:30 hours. The schedule of the Bihar STET 2019 examination is as follows:





Paper-I (Secondary Schools)

10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

2:30 hours


Paper-II (Higher Secondary Schools)

2:00 PM to 04:30 PM

2:30 hours


The candidates who pass the Bihar STET 2019 examination will be shortlisted for the interview and document verification rounds. Those who pass the interview session can join Bihar Schools. The detailed selection process for joining Bihar Schools as a teacher will be updated later.

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