Kerala TET Exam 2017 | Kerala TET 2017 Exam Dates
Kerala Government issued a notification of K-TET (Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test) August 2017 to select teachers for Category I (Lower Primary Classes) Category II (Upper Primary Classes) Category III (High School Classes) and Category IV (for Language Teachers – Arabic, Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu (up to UP classes), Specialist Teachers (Art & Crafts) and Physical Education Teachers.
Check out: Kerala TET 2017 Exam Pattern
Eligible applicants can apply online from July 03rd to July 17th 2017 for Step-I Registration and from July 04th 2017 to July 18th 2017 for Step-II Registration.
Name of the Examination: Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test (K-TET)
- Category I: Teachers for Lower Primary Classes.
- Category II: Teachers for Upper Primary Classes.
- Category III: Teachers for High School Classes.
- Category IV: Language Teachers, Specialist Teachers, and Physical Education Teachers.
Age Limit: There is no age limit prescribed for applicants appearing for K-TET.
Kerala TET 2017 Educational Qualification
Applicants applying for Kerala TET must possess following educational qualifications:
Category I: Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and 2year Trained Teachers’ Certificate (TTC) [by whatever name known] conducted by Board of Examination, Govt. of Kerala or its equivalent or Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.).
Category II: B.A/B.Sc/B.Com and 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education/ Trained Teachers’ Certificate (TTC) [by whatever name known] conducted by Board of Examination, Govt. of Kerala or its equivalent or B.A/B.Sc/B.Com with at least 45% marks and 1-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), in accordance with NCTE (Recognition, Norms and Procedure) regulations issued from time to time in this regard.
Category III: i) BA/BSc/B.Com with at least 45% marks and a B.Ed Degree in the subject concerned (from any one of the Universities in Kerala or have acquired these qualifications from any other Universities recognized as equivalent thereto).
ii) For Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, and Zoology, those who have MSc.Ed Degree in the subject concerned with not less than 50% marks from one of the Regional Institutes of Education sponsored by NCERT will be eligible to apply. For Botany and Zoology subjects, those with MSc.Ed Degree in Life Science with not less than 50% marks from any of the Regional Institutes of Education is eligible to apply.
Category IV: Those who have acquired qualifications for the posts of Language Teachers of Arabic, Hindi, Sanskrit & Urdu (up to Upper Primary level), Specialist teachers and Physical Education teachers as mentioned in Chapter XXXI of Kerala Education Act and Rules are eligible to apply for K-TET IV.
Kerala TET 2017 Important Dates
Date of Notification –July 01st 2017
Commencement of online registration of application –July 03rd 2017
Closure of Online Application Step I –July 17th 2017
Closure of Online Application Step II –July 18th 2017
Issue of Online Hall Ticket –August 01st 2017 onwards
Kerala TET Exam 2017 Date:
Category I –August 12th 2017, Saturday (10.00 am -12.30 am)
Category II –August 12th 2017, Saturday (2.00 pm – 4.30 pm)
Category III –August 19th 2017, Saturday (11.00 am – 01.30 pm)
Category IV –August 19th 2017, Saturday (2.30 pm – 5.00 pm)
How to Apply for Kerala TET-2015.?
Eligible applicants can apply online through the website of Pareeksha Bhavan www.keralapareekshabhavan.in.
Instructions to Apply Online:
Before applying online applicants should scan the copies of photograph.
Log on to website www.keralapareekshabhavan.in and select the “Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test”.
Click on “Click here to Apply” and Take 3 copies of Challan for payment of fee.
Fill all the details carefully in two steps & Submit the form.
Now take printout of online application for future use.
Admit Card for Kerala TET 2017
The centre of examination will be allotted by Pareeksha Bhavan in the admit card which can be downloaded from the website between July – August 2017.
No applicant will be admitted to the examination centre unless he/she produces the valid Admit Card.
Examination Fee for Kerala TET-2017: Applicants have to pay the examination fee of Rs.500/- (Five Hundred only) and Rs.250/- (Rupees Two Hundred and Fifty only) for SC/ST and differently able categories through e-Challan at the select branches of State Bank of Travancore.