APTET Exam Pattern 2020

Sakunth Kumar Updated On: 27 Dec, 2019 10:08 IST

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APTET 2020 Exam Pattern

APTET exam pattern 2020 for Paper I, II-A, II-B is explained here. Candidates who are eligible for APTET 2020 can now check the exam pattern of the same to plan their exam preparation accordingly. Firstly, the candidates need to note that all the questions in the APTET exam are MCQ-based (Multiple Choice Questions), and each question carries one mark. APTET is conducted for 150 marks, and there is no negative marking for the same. The detailed exam pattern of APTET 2020 such as structure & content, subjects, duration of exam etc can be checked below.

APTET Exam Pattern for Paper I (Structure & Content)

The exam pattern and structure & content of APTET Paper I is as follows -

Who is Eligible? Candidates aspiring to teach Class I - V are eligible for Paper I. For more details, refer APTET eligibility criteria

Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Total No. Of Questions: 150

Type of Questions: MCQ

Structure & Content of APTET Paper I

Name of the Subject

Total No. Of Questions

Marks

Child Development & Pedagogy

30

30

Language I

30

30

Language II (English)

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Environmental Studies

30

30

Total

150 Questions

150 Marks (1 Mark Each)

The Language II, i.e., English is mandatory for all the candidates appearing for Paper I of APTET.

Language Options Available for APTET Paper I

Candidates can choose any one language among the following as the Language I preference in APTET -

  • Telugu
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Tamil
  • Odiya
  • Candidates choosing any one of the above languages as preference must note that he/she must have studied the same language as one of the subjects up to Class 10th.

APTET Exam Pattern for Paper II-A (Structure & Content)

The exam pattern and structure & content of APTET Paper II is as follows -

Who is Eligible? Candidates aspiring to teach Class VI to VIII are eligible for Paper II. For more details, you can check the registration and eligibility section.

Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Total No. Of Questions: 150

Type of Questions: MCQ

Structure & Content of APTET Paper II

Name of the Subject

Total No. Of Questions

Marks

Child Development & Pedagogy

30

30

Language I

30

30

Language II (English)

30

30

Mathematics & Science and Social Studies

60

60

Total

150 Questions

150 Marks (1 Mark Each)

Language Options Available for APTET Paper II-A

Candidates can choose any one language among the following as the Language-I preference in APTET -

  • Telugu
  • Sanskrit
  • Odiya
  • Tamil
  • Kannada
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

APTET Exam Pattern for Paper II-B (Structure & Content)

The exam pattern and structure & content of APTET Paper II-B is as follows -

Applicability: Physical Education Teachers

Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Total No. Of Questions: 150

Type of Questions: MCQ

Structure & Content of APTET Paper-II

Name of the Subject

Total No. Of Questions

Marks

Physical Education Pedagogy

30

30

Language I

10

10

Language II (English)

10

10

Physical Education (Content)

100

100

Total

150 Questions

150 Marks (1 Mark Each)

Incentive Marks for Meritorious Candidates

-

30

The language preference is the same as Paper II-A.

FAQs

Is there negative marking in APTET?
There is no negative marking in APTET.
What is the mode of APTET?
APTET is an online exam (Computer-Based Test).
What is the minimum qualifying marks in APTET?
The minimum qualifying marks for General Category is 60%, BC is 50% and 40% for SC/ ST/ PH.

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