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Karnataka TET 2022 Application Form (Out), Exam Date, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, Result

Sakunth Kumar
Sakunth KumarUpdated On: September 05, 2022 03:54 pm IST

Karnataka TET 2022 notification has been Out. Check KAR TET 2022 dates, application form, exam pattern, syllabus and much more here. 

Karnataka TET 2022

Karnataka TET 2022 notification has been out. The Karnataka Teacher Eligibility Test or Karnataka TET or KARTET exam is conducted by the School Education Board of Karnataka. The aspiring candidates for KARTET should be familiar with the eligibility criteria, important dates, application process, syllabus & exam pattern of the Karnataka TET exam. Even though CTET is conducted on a national level, it is mandatory to appear for Karnataka TET to be eligible for the post of a teacher in government schools across Karnataka. 

List of TET Exams 2022

    About Karnataka TET 2022

    Karnataka TET is conducted to determine the eligibility of candidates for the appointment of primary and upper primary teachers in government schools across the state. You must note that Karnataka TET is just an eligibility exam, and the candidates must clear Karnataka TET to appear for Teacher Recruitment Exam conducted by the state government. Candidates willing to appear for Karnataka TET must register on the official website of the School Education Board of Karnataka.

    Karnataka TET 2022 Notification PDF (To be Updated)

    Karnataka TET 2022 Important Dates

    The School Education Board of Karnataka will announce the official notification of Karnataka TET 2022. Aspirants will need to apply online to complete the application process for Karnataka TET 2022.



    Karnataka TET 2022 online application date


    Karnataka TET 2022 online application process closing date


    Availability of Karnataka TET 2022 admit card

    To be Notified

    Karnataka TET 2022 exam date


    Karnataka TET 2022 Answer KeyTo be Notified

    Karnataka TET 2022 Results date

    To be Notified

    Eligibility Criteria for Karnataka TET 2022

    Only eligible candidates from Karnataka state are allowed to apply for Karnataka TET 2022. The detailed Karnataka TET eligibility criteria below

    Age Limit: The lower age limit of the applicants should be 18 years, and the upper age limit will be around 35 to 40 years (relaxation in the upper age limit will be given to reserved category candidates).

    Karnataka TET 2022 Educational Qualification:

    Educational Qualification for Primary Teachers (Class 1 to 5)

    Educational Qualification for Upper Primary Teachers (Class 6 to 8)

    • The minimum qualification required for the Primary Teachers is Intermediate (Class 12) with 50% marks (45% for categories).
    • Candidates must have passed Diploma in Elementary Education (D.EI.Ed) or Bachelor of Elementary Education with at least 45 – 50% of marks.
    • Candidates pursuing final-year EIEd/ Bachelor of Elementary Education also eligible to apply for Karnataka TET 2022.
    • The minimum qualification required for Upper Primary Teachers is (A/ Sc/ Com/ Tech/ BBA etc.,) with at least 45% - 50% of qualifying marks.
    • The candidates must have passed Diploma in Elementary Education (EIEd/ Bachelor of Education (Ed) to be eligible for the post of Upper Primary Teacher.
    • Candidates pursuing final-year EIEd/ Ed are also eligible to appear for Karnataka TET 2022.

    Karnataka TET Application Form 2022 – Apply Online

    Karnataka TET 2022 online application process has been Out, and you can click on the direct link below to fill the application form. Candidates can submit the application form for Karnataka TET 2022 only through the official website of the School Education Board of Karnataka.

    Direct Link to Fill Karnataka TET 2022 Application Form 

    Application Fee of Karnataka TET 2022

    Depending on the qualification and eligibility criteria of Karnataka TET 2022, candidates can apply for Paper I/ Paper II/ both. The application of fee of Karnataka TET 2022 can be checked below -

    Name of the Category

    Application Fee


    Rs. 700 (Rs. 1,000 for both Paper I and Paper II)

    SC/ ST

    Rs. 350 (Rs. 500 for both Paper I and Paper II)

    Documents Required to Karnataka TET Application Form 2022

    The applicants must keep the following documents ready before filling the online application form for Karnataka TET 2022 -

    • Scanned Copy of Recent Passport Size Photograph
    • Scanned Copy of Signature

    Note: Candidates may have to enter the Hall Ticket/ Certificate Number/ Roll Number of Class 10 in the online application form.

    How to Fill the Karnataka TET 2022 Application Form?

    • Candidates can fill the online application form directly by visiting the official website of the School Education Board of Karnataka.
    • Click on the ‘Karnataka TET 2022’ link on the homepage of the official website.
    • Proceed with the online application
    • Fill all the details carefully in the columns prescribed
    • The details include Personal Details, Academic/ Education Details and Declaration.
    • After filling in the above details, upload the required documents (mostly passport size photograph and signature).
    • Pay the Karnataka TET 2022 exam fee.
    • Take the printout of the application form for future reference.

    Karnataka TET 2022 Hall Ticket

    Candidates can then download Karnataka TET 2022 admit card from the School Education Board of Karnataka website. The candidates can download the admit card for Karnataka TET 2022 by following the steps mentioned below -

    Karnataka TET 2020-22 Hall Ticket Download Link

    • Visit the official website by clicking on the link above
    • Under the 'Latest News' section, click on the link that indicates 'Download Admission Ticket for KARTET 2020-22'.
    • A new page will open
    • Enter the 'Application Number' and Captcha code
    • Click on 'Submit'
    • Your KARTET 2022 admit card will be displayed
    • Download the admit card

    Exam Pattern of Karnataka TET 2022

    Karnataka TET 2020-22 exam is divided into Paper I and Paper-II. Candidates aspiring to become Primary Teachers must appear for Paper I. On the other hand, candidates willing to become upper primary teachers must appear for Paper-II. Candidates with relevant educational qualification can apply for Paper I and II. The exam pattern of Karnataka TET 2020-22 can be checked below.

    Name of the Paper


    Total Questions

    Total Marks

    Paper I

    Child Development and Pedagogy



    Language I



    Language II






    Environmental Studies






    Paper II

    Child Development and Pedagogy



    Language I



    Language II



    Mathematics and Science (for Maths Science Teacher)/ Social Science (for Social Teacher)






    Also Read: OSSTET 2022 - Application Form, Apply Online, Eligibility, Syllabus, Dates

    Syllabus of Karnataka TET 2022 (Paper 1 & 2)

    The subject wise syllabus of Karnataka TET can be checked below –

    Karnataka TET 2022 Paper I Syllabus

    Name of Subject


    Child Development and Pedagogy

    • The concept of development and its relationship with learning
    • Formulating appropriate questions for assessing readiness levels of learners; for enhancing learning and critical thinking in the classroom and for assessing learner achievement
    • Principles of the development of children
    • Evaluation: perspective and practice
    • Influence of Heredity & Environment
    • The distinction between Assessment for learning and assessment of learning; School-Based Assessment, Continuous & Comprehensive
    • Socialization processes: Social world & children (Teacher, Parents, Peers)
    • Individual differences among learners, understanding differences based on diversity of language, caste, gender, community, religion etc
    • Piaget, Kohlberg, and Vygotsky constructs and critical perspectives. Concepts of child-centered and progressive education
    • Gender as a social construct; gender roles, gender-bias and educational practice
    • Critical perspective of the construct of Intelligence
    • Multi-Dimensional Intelligence
    • Language & Thought

    Language I

    Language Comprehension:

    • Reading unseen passages – two passages one prose or drama and one poem with questions on comprehension, inference, grammar and verbal ability (Prose passage may be literary, scientific, narrative or discursive

    Pedagogy of Language Development

    • Learning and acquisition
    • Remedial Teaching
    • Principles of Language Teaching
    • Teaching-learning materials: Textbook, multi-media materials, multilingual resource of the classroom
    • Role of listening and speaking; the function of language and how children use it as a tool
    • Evaluating language comprehension and proficiency: speaking, listening, reading and writing
    • The critical perspective on the role of grammar in learning a language for communicating ideas verbally and in written form
    • Challenges of teaching language in a diverse classroom; language difficulties, errors and disorders Language Skills

    Language II


    • Two unseen prose passages (discursive or literary or narrative or scientific) with a question on comprehension, grammar and verb

    Pedagogy of Language Development

    • Same as Language I


    • Geometry
    • Data Handling
    • Shapes & Spatial Understanding
    • Volume
    • Solids around Us
    • Time
    • Numbers
    • Weight
    • Addition and Subtraction
    • Measurement
    • Multiplication
    • Division

    Apart from the above, there will be questions on pedagogical issues relating to Mathematics.

    Environmental Studies

    • Travel
    • Water
    • Shelter
    • Food
    • Family and Friends

    Karnataka TET 2020-22 Syllabus for Paper II

    Name of the Subject


    Child Development and Pedagogy

    • Same as Paper I

    Language I

    • Same as Paper I

    Language II

    • Same as Paper I


    • Number System
    • Algebra
    • Geometry
    • Mensuration
    • Data Handling

    Apart from the above, there will be questions on pedagogical issues.


    • Food
    • Materials
    • The World of Living
    • Moving Things, People and Ideas
    • How Do Things Work?
    • Natural Phenomena
    • Natural Resources

    Apart from the above, there will be questions on pedagogical issues.

    Social Studies

    • History
    • Geography
    • Social and Political Life

    Apart from the above, there will be questions on pedagogical issues.

    Note: - The syllabus for Mathematics, Science and Social Studies will not be beyond school level. Therefore, the candidates must focus more on the school syllabus from Class 6 to 10.

    Karnataka TET 2022 Selection Procedure

    The CAC administers KARTET each year. View the KARTET selection procedure for 2022 below:

    The KARTET application form 2022 is made available on the board's official website, and this marks the beginning of the exam procedure. Candidates must complete the application and pay the online KARTET application fee.
    KARTET Admit Card: The KARTET admit card is released online a few days prior to the exam. Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website. Carrying a printed copy of the admit card is mandatory to get entry inside the examination hall.

    KARTET Exam: In the offline mode, the state-level KARTET exam is given to elementary teachers (Paper 1) and upper primary teachers (Paper 2).

    KARTET Result: The KARTET result is released shortly after the assessment procedure is finished. The TET qualifying certificate is given to candidates who get marks higher than the cutoff.

    Karnataka TET Answer Key 2022

    Every year, an exam is held by the School Board of Education in Karnataka to choose individuals to work as teachers in the state's many public schools. Papers 1 and 2 make up the written exam's two papers.

    • The Answer Key is made available to help candidates match their responses to the questions on the written test
    • It is compulsory for the candidates to submit the queries or objections within the period, prescribed by the regulating body.

    How to Download Karnataka TET Official Answer Key 2022?

    You can see how to download the official answer key from the steps listed below.

    Step 1: Go to, the test authority's official website. The home page will be opened for you.

    Step 2: Once you've been sent to the Home page, look for the KARTET Answer Key 2022 Link.

    Step 3: select the link for the position you apply for. For example, if you appeared for Paper 1 then click the Newspaper I link. However, if you submitted an application for paper 2, select Newspaper II.

    Step 4: The PDF is now open on your computer screen. Save it on your device and make a print out of the same, to use it in future purposes.

    Karnataka TET Result 2022

    The result for this post could be announced in October 2022, however the authorities has not yet provided any specific details. You will be given detailed information regarding the release date a few days beforehand. Only your exam, which you can check online, will be used to determine how the results are released. There is a negative grading of one mark for each multiple-choice question on this exam.

    Soon, the Karnataka Teacher Eligibility Test results will be available on the official website. Check out the most recent information on the 2022 result date, time, cut-off list, merit list, and other news by clicking here. The written test for the position of teacher was given on August 22, 2022, at several testing locations. Only people who live in Karnataka may apply for this position, and if hired, you will work there. Both the way the exam was administered and the way the results were announced were absolutely fair. If you'd like, you may also check the official website, the link to which is provided in our post, for additional details on this.

    Karnataka TET 2022 Cutoff

    Karnataka TET 2022 cutoff criteria for General and reserved categories is given below –

    Name of the Category

    Cutoff Percentage

    Cutoff Marks



    90 marks out of 150

    Reserved (SC/ST)


    82 marks out of 150

    Selection Procedure of Karnataka TET 2022

    Candidates who score the cut-off marks as mentioned above in Karnataka TET 2022 will be declared qualified. School Education Board of Karnataka will issue a Karnataka TET eligibility certificate to the qualified candidates. These candidates are eligible for the state-level teacher recruitment exam.

    The Validity of Karnataka TET 2022 Certificate

    Karnataka TET 2022 certificate is valid life time. There is no limit on the number of attempts for the Karnataka TET exam. Candidates can appear for the exam every year to improve their score.

    Karnataka TET 2022 Preparation Books

    Karnataka TET 2022 applicants can refer the following books for better performance in the exam: -

    • Karnataka TET Paper I and Paper II Question Bank by Dr. Madhumathu
    • State TET Exam Maths Mock Test Papers by Mock Time Publication
    • KAR TET for Primary Teachers by P. Nityananda
    • Karnataka TET by Honest Test Series Publications
    • Karnataka TET for Paper II (Social Science) by Priyanka Prakashan

    Karnataka TET 2022 Answer Key

    Karnataka TET 2022 answer key will be released by the Centralised Admission Cell Bangalore and the answer key will be uploaded on the official website of the School Education Board of Karnataka. After checking the Karnataka TET 2022 answer key, candidates can raise objections if any. In order to raise objections, the candidates must enter the Application Number and Date of Birth.

    Result of Karnataka TET 2022

    Karnataka TET 2022 results will be released within 40 days after the exam. The results will be uploaded on the official website of the Karnataka School Education Board. Candidates can check the results with their admit card number/ hall ticket number. 

    For the latest Karnataka TET News & Updates, stay tuned to CollegeDekho.


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