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Abhik Das Updated On: 22 Jan, 2020 19:17 IST
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CTET eligibility 2020 for July exam will be specified by CBSE in the official CTET information brochure. For the benefit of candidates, CTET eligibility norms or guidelines have been explained in a simple manner. Only those candidates who satisfy the CTET eligibility criteria are eligible to submit the CTET application form. All the aspects pertaining to CTET eligibility 2020 have been detailed here, and the candidates can scroll down for more details.
According to the official CTET December 2020 notification, there aren't major or minor changes in the CTET eligibility. Candidates must note that no changes in CTET eligibility criteria are expected midway.
There was a slight change in the CTET 2020 eligibility criteria. As per the revised eligibility criteria of CTET, candidates who've obtained a B.Ed degree with 50% marks can now apply to become a teacher at the primary level (Class I to IV). Earlier, such candidates were eligible to become elementary level teachers' only. The new change introduced by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), which is also the conducting body of the exam, means that candidates with a B.Ed degree and 50% marks can now apply for both Papers I and Paper-II.
Candidates who want to participate in the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2020 must be aware of the parameters required for enrolling in the examination. CBSE has prescribed the CTET 2020 Eligibility Criteria for the aspirants of CTET. Candidates can read the details related to the eligibility criteria on the official website of CTET.
The eligibility criteria of CTET 2020 defines factors like age, educational qualification, nationality, minimum marks scored, reserved category proof, caste, etc. In order to be able to sit for the CTET 2020 examination, candidates must fulfil the following factors. The CTET eligibility criteria 2020 for the Paper I (which is the Primary stage) is different from Paper-II (which is the Elementary stage).
The eligibility criteria for CTET Paper - I exam 2020 can be checked below -
CTET Paper II eligibility criteria 2020 can be checked below -
Note: Candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC/ Differently-Abled categories will be given a relaxation of 5% of marks in the minimum marks required in educational qualification.
Some of the important points regarding the CTET 2020 eligibility criteria have been discussed below:
Those candidates in possession of an NCTE recognised diploma or degree in teacher education will stand a better chance of getting selected for a teaching job in a good school
Rehabilitation Council of India or RCI recognised programmes will be considered for a degree or diploma in Special Education
A 6-month special programme recognised by NCTE in elementary education is a must for those candidates who have D.ed in Special Education