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WB TET 2022 Exam Date (Out), Admit Card, Pattern, Syllabus, Cut off

PriyankaUpdated On: November 04, 2022 12:52 pm IST

WB TET 2022 application window has been closed on November 3, West Bengal TET Admit Card 2022 will be released soon on official website. Check WB TET 2022 exam date syllabus, pattern and much more here. 

WB TET: Exam Date, Application Form, Syllabus, Pattern, Admit Card, Result

WB TET 2022 examination is to be held on December 11, 2022.  WBTET 2022 Application Form has been closed on November 03, 2022. WBTET exam will be held on December 11, 2022. The admit card will shortly be made available. Primary teachers (Classes 1-5) take Paper 1, whereas upper primary teachers take Paper 2. (Classes 6–8). WB TET Admit Card 2022 will be available on the official website. Candidates can download their WB TET admit card 2022 through the official website by filling in their personal details i.e. Registration No and Date of Birth. WB TET exam is for the recruitment of teachers for the lower primary classes and also the upper primary classes in schools. The category of lower primary includes classes from 1st to 5th while the category of upper primary pertains to classes 6th, 7th, and 8th.

WB TET is solely the factor that determines the eligibility of someone to be recruited as a teacher in the government as well as the private schools of West Bengal. Qualified individuals who wish to make a career as a teacher in any privately run or government school of West Bengal have to mandatorily appear for this examination to be considered eligible for being hired as a teacher. 

WB TET 2022 Latest Updates

October 1, 2022: WB TET 2022 Notification Out: Download PDF Here

WB TET Exam Highlights 2022

Below are some of the important highlights about the WB TET exam. Check below for more information

Exam Name

West Bengal Teacher Eligibility Test (WB TET)

Conducting Body

West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE)

Exam Level

State

Exam Mode

Offline only

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Mode of Exam

Offline

Exam Fees

  • INR 250 for General, OBC- A & OBC-B
  • INR 80 for SC/ST/PH-VH/PH-HI/PH-OH

Exam Duration

150 minutes

No. of Papers & Total Marks

  • Primary TET: 150 Marks
  • Upper-Primary TET: 150 Marks

Total Questions

150 MCQs in each paper 

Marking Scheme


  • +1 for each correct answer
  • No negative marking for wrong answers

Language of Exam

Bengali & English

Exam Purpose 

To determine the eligibility of candidates as teachers in the schools of West Bengal

Exam Helpdesk No.

91-33-2334-8983

Official Website

http://www.wbbpe.org

WB TET 2022 Important Dates

The important dates of WB TET 2022 can be checked below -

Events

Dates

Beginning of the submission of WB TET 2022 application forms

October 14, 2022

Last day for submitting the WB TET 2022 application forms

November 3, 2022

Release of admit card for WB TET 2022

TBA

WB TET 2022 Exam Date

December 11, 2022

Release of WB TET 2022 Answer Key

TBU

Announcement of the Results

TBU

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WB TET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education sets specific eligibility criteria for WB TET 2022 that candidates need to meet. The eligibility criteria of WB TET is given below:

WB TET Eligibility Criteria 2022 for Lower Primary Level:

The WB TET eligibility criteria for the level of lower primary classes (1st to 5th) is given in detail below:

  • The individual must have completed his/her class 12th (10 + 2) education from a school that belongs to a recognised board.
  • The candidate must have cleared all of his/her subjects in the class 12th final examinations.
  • The individual must have secured no less than 50 percent marks in his/her higher secondary exams if he/she is from the general or open category.
  • The applicant must have scored a minimum of 45 percent marks in the higher secondary exams if he/she belongs to any reserved category like SC, ST, or OBC.

Eligibility Criteria for WB TET 2022 for Upper Primary Level:

The WB TET 2022 eligibility for upper primary classes (6th to 8th) is given in detail below:

The candidate must have completed his/her graduation and a two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (which is by whatever name known).

OR

The candidate must have done graduation with a minimum of 50 percent marks and a year-long Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).

OR

The candidate must be a graduate with at least 45 percent marks and a year-long Bachelor in Education (B.Ed) that is in accordance with the National Council for Teacher Education (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations that are issued from time to time in this particular regard.

OR

The candidate must have completed Senior Secondary (or any equivalent) with no less than 50 percent marks and a Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) which is of a duration of four years.

OR

The candidate must have completed Senior Secondary (or an equivalent) with a minimum of 50 percent marks and four years long B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed or B.A/B.Sc.Ed.

OR

The applicant must have completed graduation with no less than 50 percent marks and a year-long B.Ed. in Special Education.

OR

The candidate must have completed his/her graduation with a minimum of 50 percent marks as per the relaxation given by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) of the Department of School Education and Literacy (see notification number S.O. 918(E) that is dated 1st April 2015, and which has been published in the Gazette of India on the 1st of April in 2015).

WB TET 2022 Application Form

The steps to apply for WB TET have been enumerated below. The application process of WB TET 2022 is fully online and candidates can fill the forms without any hassle. Follow the steps given below to apply for the WB TET exam.

  • Go to the official website of the West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE)
  • In the bar with the title ‘Notifications’, you will be able to find the link to the WB TET 2022  application form
  • It is important for every applicant to read all the instructions that are mentioned on the website carefully before applying for WB TET
  • Fill in all the personal details of yourself that are asked
  • After filling in the personal information, you will have to fill in the academic details and records
  • The next step is uploading copies of all the documents that are asked for
  • Then the candidates will have to upload scanned copies of their passport-sized photograph and signature in the prescribed format and size
  • Submit the details after filling in all the categories of the form
  • Make the online payment for WB TET application form via a credit/debit card or net banking
  • Take a print out of the application form and keep it with yourself for future reference

WB TET 2022 Application Fee

The application fee for WB TET 2022 is given below. Applicants will have to make the payment for the application form at the time of submitting it through the method of net banking or via a debit card or credit card.

Category

Application Fee

General or Open Category

Rs. 250

Reserved Category (OBC, ST, SC)

Rs. 80

WB TET 2022 Examination Pattern

The WB TET 2022 will be entirely an offline exam that will be conducted in the pen and paper method. If a candidate is open to being recruited as a teacher in both the categories of lower primary as well as upper primary, then he or she will be required to give both the exams. Paper 1 and Paper 2 of WB TET will be conducted on the same day but their time slots will be different. Both the exams of WB TET will be of two hours and thirty minutes (1.5 hours) and the questions will be multiple choice type questions. There will be a total of 150 questions in both the papers of WB TET and there will be no negative marking. The pattern of WB TET Paper 1 and Paper 2 is provided below.

Pattern of WB TET 2021 Paper 2

Subjects (All Compulsory)

Number of Questions

Marks

Environmental Studies

30

30

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Language - 1

30

30

Language - 2

30

30

Total

150

150

Pattern of WB TET 2022 Paper 2

Subject

Number of Questions

Marks

Language - 1

30

30

Language - 2

30

30

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

Mathematics or Science for teachers of Mathematics or Science

Social Science for teachers of Social Science

60

60

Total

150

150

WB TET 2022 Syllabus 2022

Candidates can view the most recent syllabus for the primary and upper primary sections of the WB Primary TET Recruitment Exam in the table below.

Child Development & Pedagogy Syllabus for WB Primary TET 2022

The Child Development & Pedagogy portion will consist of a total of 30 questions. The comprehensive syllabus for Child Development & Pedagogy is provided below:

SectionTopic
Child Development & Pedagogy 
  • Social world and children (Teacher, Parents, Peers)
  • Concepts of child-centered and progressive education.
  • Understanding the Learning Process and Learners
  • Multi-Dimensional Intelligence
  • Language & Thought
  • Concept of development
  • The relationship with the learning of development
  • Principles of the development of children
  • Approaches to teaching and learning
  • Influence of Heredity and Environment
  • Socialization processes
  • Children’s strategies of learning
  • Learning as a social activity
  • The social context of education.
  • Concept of Inclusive Education
  • Understanding Children with special needs
  • Cognition & Emotions
  • Motivation and learning
  • Factors contributing to learning in the personal and environmental
  • Addressing the requirements of children and learning difficulties, ‘impairment’ etc.
  • Understanding the Child Development during Childhood
  • Addressing the Talented, Creative, Specially abled Learners
  • Curriculum Teaching: The Learning Approaches and the Teaching Evaluation.
  • Focus on Child Development (Upper Primary School Children)
  • Basic processes of teaching and learning.

WB Primary TET Language 1 Syllabus

The Language 1 session includes 30 questions in total. Here is the section's detailed syllabus for Language 1:

SectionTopic 
Language 1
  • Vocabulary Test
  • Word formation from jumbled letters
  • Antonyms and synonyms
  • Contribution of literates for the development of the language
  • Teaching Language
  • Assessment of Language
  • Learning a language at Upper Primary Level
  • Elements of the Language
  • Affixes
  • Language Comprehension
  • Learning and acquisition
  • Language items
  • Teaching, Reading, and Writing Skills
  • Principles of language Teaching
  • Role of listening and speaking
  • Assessment of learning the language
  • Learning Language at the elementary level
  • Language Skills
  • Remedial Teaching
  •  Idioms and phrases
  • The formation of short sentences from jumbled words
  • Test of grammatical knowledge on the following
  • Articles
  • Linkers
  • Phrasal verbs
  • Concord
  • Auxiliary Verbs
  •  Interrogatives
  • Tense and time
  • Reflexive pronouns
  • Gerunds & Participle
  • Question Tags
  • Determiners
  • Prepositions

WB Primary TET Language 2 Syllabus 2022

The Language 2 session includes 30 questions in total. Here is the section Language 2 syllabus in detail.

SectionTopic
Language 2
  • Learning and acquisition
  • Learning a language at Upper Primary Level
  • Pedagogy of Language Development verbally and in written form
  • The Language items
  • Language Learning
  • Skills in learning the language
  • Learning a language at the Elementary Level
  • Assessment of language
  • Assessment of learning the Language
  • Difficulties of Language
  • Errors and disorders
  • Evaluating language comprehension and proficiency
  • Speaking, listening, reading, and writing
  • Teaching-learning materials
  • Textbook
  • Multimedia materials
  • Development of Language Skills
  • Multilingual resource of the classroom
  • Language Skills
  • A critical perspective on the role of grammar in learning a language for communicating ideas
  • Comprehension
  • Principles of language Teaching
  • Remedial Teaching

WB Primary TET Mathematics Syllabus 2022

The Mathematics session consists of a total of 30 questions. The complete syllabus for the component on mathematics in the WB Primary TET test is provided below:

SectionTopic
Mathematics
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Playing with Numbers
  • Shapes and Spatial Relationship
  • Knowing our Numbers
  • Algebra
  • Negative Numbers and Integers
  • Basic geometrical ideas 
  • Data handling and Patterns
  • Geometry
  • Construction using a Straight edge Scale, and a protractor, compasses
  • Introduction to Algebra
  • Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
  • Fractions
  • Number System
  • Measurement
  • Fractions
  • Understanding Elementary Shapes (2-D and 3-D)
  • Symmetry: Reflection
  • Mensuration
  • Whole Numbers
  • Exponentiation
  • Mathematics – Trends and Developments
  • Learning Materials in the Mathematics concept
  • Pedagogy
  • Mathematics Learning – Evaluation
  • Place of Mathematics in Curriculum
  • Learning of Mathematics – Strategies and Methods
  • Percentage
  •  Average
  • Geometry
  • Algebra
  • Arithmetic
  • Assessment in Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education in Schools
  • Number System and Operation in Numbers
  • Nature of Mathematics
  • Quadrilaterals

WB Primary TET Science Syllabus

The Science session includes 30 questions in total. The complete syllabus for the science portion is provided below:

SectionTopic
Science
  • Evaluation in Science
  • Nature of Science
  • Physical Science
  • Cell
  • Energy
  • Pollution
  • Human nervous system
  • Animal nutrition
  • Biodiversity
  • Basic concepts of force
  • Magnetism
  • Transparent and opaque objects
  • Plant reproduction
  • Ecosystem
  • Agriculture
  • Germination of seed
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Cellular equilibrium
  • Diseases
  • Cleaning food
  • Natural Phenomena
  • Natural Resources
  • Materials of daily use
  • Materials
  • The World of the Living
  • Electric current and circuits
  • Sources of food
  • Food
  • Magnets
  • Components of food
  • Moving Things People and Ideas
  • Life Science
  • Methods and Approaches

WB Primary TET Social Studies Syllabus

The Social Studies session includes a total of 30 questions. The whole syllabus for the social studies portion is provided below:

SubjectTopic
Social Science
  • Human Environment
  • Settlement, Transport, Communication
  • Geography
  • Early States
  • Social Justice and the Marginalized
  • History
  • Making a Living
  • When, Where, and How
  • Regional Culture
  • New Kings and Kingdoms
  • Creation of an Empire
  • Understanding Media
  • Diversity
  • The First Farmers and Herders
  • Globe
  • Sultans of Delhi
  • Social and Political Life
  • Political Developments
  • Resources: Types-Natural and Human
  • Local Government
  • Unpacking Gender
  • Air
  • Government
  • Culture and Science
  • Planet: Earth in the solar system
  • The Judiciary
  • Parliamentary Government
  • Water
  • The First Cities
  • Social Change
  • The Constitution
  • Architecture
  •  Democracy
  • State GovernmentAims and Objectives of Teaching Social Studies
  • Evaluation in Social Science
  • Methods and Approaches
  • Motions of the Earth
  • Mineral and Power Resources
  • Life in the Temperate Grasslands
  • Social and Political Life
  • Political Science
  • Understanding Media
  • Diversity and Discrimination
  • Understanding Marginalization
  • From Gathering to Growing Food
  • India after Independence
  • Rulers and Buildings

WB TET Admit Card 2022

 Once candidates have filled out the application form for WB Primary TET exam, the next step is to download the admit card which is released for a maximum of a month after the release date of the application form. The WB Primary TET admit card has important details like exam date, venue, time of the exam, etc. 

How to Download the WB Primary TET Admit Card for the Year 2022
The steps listed below can be used by candidates to access their WB Primary TET Recruitment admit card:

Step 1: Applicants should have accessed the WB Primary TET's official website.

Step 2: After accessing the website, candidates must select the recruitments tab, then look for and select the link to the admit card.

Step 3: Click the option that says "WB Primary TET to admit card."

Step 4: Candidates must enter the WB Primary TET Login information that is requested on the website.

Step 5: Next, applicants must click the submit button to access and download their admit card.

Step 6: Before printing out their admit cards, applicants should double-check all of the information. If they discover any discrepancies, they should speak with a WB Primary TET official right away.

WB TET Answer Key 2022

The WB TET Answer Key 2022 will be released by the West Bengal Board Of Primary Education(WBBPE) as a PDF file. Candidates can download the answer key from the official website by following the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website- wbbpe.org
  • On the home page, click on the ‘Notification of Publication of TET Answer Key...’ link
  • WB TET answer key will be available on the page
  • Click on the download button
  • WB TET answer key will be downloaded in the pdf format

WB TET Result 2022

WB TET Result 2022 declared by the WBBPE will be based on the final answer key. Candidates can check the WB TET result by following the given steps:

  • Visit the official website - http://www.wbbpe.org or https://wbbprimaryeducation.org
  • On the home page, click on the result link
  • Enter the date of birth and roll number
  • Check the result status
  • Download the scorecard for future reference 

FAQs

When will the notification for the WB Primary TET Exam 2022 be released?

 The first week of May 2022 is anticipated to see the announcement of the WB Primary TET Exam 2022. For further information, candidates must, however, go to the WB Primary TET official website. 

How should I get ready for the WB Primary TET Exam in 2022?

 Candidates who want to pass the WB Primary TET test should be aware of the exam's syllabus and format in order to prepare. Additionally, candidates must regularly study and revise their material. In addition, try creating a schedule and allotting enough time to complete practise sets, test series, previous years' papers, etc. 

How do I register for the WB Primary TET in 2022?

After paying the registration cost, interested applicants can fill out the application form on the West Bengal Primary TET's official website. They must then make note of their login information and password in order to proceed with the application process. 

What selection criteria will be used for the WB Primary TET in 2022?

 The candidate's performance in the written exam serves as the basis for the WB Primary TET selection criteria. However, the candidate's performance in the personal interview phase will determine who gets the job in the end. 

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