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Assam TET 2019: Important Dates, Eligibility, Application Process, Syllabus

Published: | May 07, 2019
Assam TET 2019: Important Dates, Eligibility, Application Process, Syllabus

The Assam Teacher Eligibility Test popularly known as Assam TET is organised by the Department of  School Education. All the details about Assam TET 2019, important dates, eligibility, the syllabus can be found here.

The Assam Teacher Eligibility Test, abbreviated as Assam TET, is conducted by the Department of School Education, which is also known as the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), of the State Government of Assam. Assam TET is the deciding factor for the recruitment of teachers in the government as well as private schools of Assam. Candidates who are looking forward to a career as a teacher in any government or private school of Assam have to appear for this exam and fulfil all of its eligibility criteria to be considered for vacancies.

Assam TET 2019 is being conducted after a gap of seven years. The exam is for recruiting teachers for the lower primary and upper primary classes in schools. The lower primary category includes classes from 1 to 5 whereas the upper primary category pertains to the classes 6th, 7th, and 8th. The Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhijan (RMSA) is the body responsible for Assam TET 2019. Candidates will find all important information regarding Assam TET 2019 here.

Assam TET 2019 Important Dates

The Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhijan has announced that Assam TET will be conducted in 2019 after a long period of seven years. The tentative dates of all important events are also announced by the authority. Candidates who are interested in applying for the vacancies of teachers in the government and private schools of Assam must keep a track of all important dates. This will help them be updated with all the necessary information and will also prevent them from missing out on any deadlines. The important dates of Assam TET 2019 are given here.

Event

Date

Commencement of submission of application forms

May 2019

Last day to submit application forms

June 2019

Release of admit card for Assam TET 2019

Beginning of September 2019

Assam TET 2019 Exam

22nd September 2019 or 29th September 2019

Release of Answer Key

The first week of October 2019

Announcement of Results

Last week of October 2019

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Assam TET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

A set of eligibility criteria for Assam TET 2019 that is required to be fulfilled by candidates for being able to sit for the exam is released by the Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhijan on their website. Candidates who are looking forward to appear for the exam must ensure that they qualify the eligibility criteria for Assam TET 2019. Those who do not fulfill the conditions will not be considered for recruitment. The eligibility criteria of Assam TET 2019 is given below.

Assam TET Eligibility Criteria 2019 Lower Primary Level:

The Assam TET eligibility criteria fo lower primary level (class 1st to 5th) is given in detail below:

  • The applicant must have completed his/her class 12th education from a school of a recognised board.
  • The applicant must have cleared all the subjects in his/her class 12th final examinations.
  • The applicant must have at least 50 percent marks in his/her higher secondary examinations if he/she belongs to the general or open category.
  • The applicant must have at least 45 percent marks in the higher secondary examinations if he/she is from a reserved category like SC, ST, or OBC.

Eligibility Criteria for Assam TET 2019 Upper Primary Level:

The Assam TET 2019 eligibility for upper primary level schools (6th to 8th) is given in detail below:

  • The applicant must have completed his/her class 12th education from a school of a recognised board.
  • The applicant must have cleared all the subjects in his/her class 12th final examinations.
  • The applicant must have at least 50 percent marks in his/her higher secondary examinations if he/she belongs to the general or open category.
  • The applicant must have at least 45 percent marks in the higher secondary examinations if he/she is from a reserved category like SC, ST, or OBC.
  • The applicant must have completed his/her graduation from a university that has received UGC recognition.
  • The applicant must have secured 50 percent marks on aggregate in his/her graduation.
  • The applicant must have a two-year B.Ed (Bachelor in Education) during his/her graduation.
  • If the applicant has not done graduation from a recognised university, he/she must have done a two-year Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) from any recognised institute.

Apart from these, the candidate must qualify the eligibility criteria declared by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and its norms.

Assam TET 2019 Age Limit

  • The minimum age that is acceptable for appearing in the Assam TET 2019 exam is 18 years.
  • The maximum age which is valid for sitting for the Assam TET 2019 examination is 44 years.

Assam TET 2019 Examination Pattern

The Assam TET 2019 examination will be conducted offline via pen and paper method. There will be two exams, Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 will be for candidates who wish to apply for the position of a teacher in lower primary classes (1-5). Meanwhile, Paper 2 will be for those candidates who want to be recruited as a teacher in upper primary classes (6-8). If an applicant wishes to be considered for recruitment in both the categories, that is from class 1 to class 8, he/she will have to appear for Paper 1 and Paper 2 both. The questions will have multiple choices for answers and it will be a completely objective exam. The details of Assam TET 2019 examination and its pattern are given below.

Particulars

Details

Duration of Paper 1

3 hours

Duration of Paper 2

3 hours

Type of questions

Multiple Choice Type Questions (MCQs)

Total marks of Paper 1

200 marks

Total marks of Paper 2

200 marks

Number of questions in Paper 1

200

Number of questions in Paper 2

200

Marking scheme of questions

1 mark will be given for each correct answer, no negative marking

The medium of the paper

English, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, Bodo

Assam TET 2019 Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of Assam TET 2019 has been revised because the examination is being conducted after a long time. The exam will comprise four basic categories of subjects. They are General Studies, Pedagogy, Current Affairs, and General English. A certain number of questions will be asked from each category and candidates are expected to be well versed with all the categories. Here is the detailed syllabus of Assam TET 2019 examination.

Subject

Details

General Studies

Environmental Education

Indian Politics

Science

History of Assam

Indian Economy (Particularly for Assam)

Quantitative Questions

Logical Reasoning

Mental Capability Questions

Analysis

Current Affairs

General Knowledge

Current Affairs

All recent news about sports

All recent news about the state

All recent news about art

All recent news about politics

All recent news about science

Pedagogy

Child Development and Pedagogy

Pedagogy and Learning Process

Educational Psychology

Psychology of Adolescence

General English

General Grammar

Composition

Reference to Context

How to Apply for Assam TET 2019?

The steps to apply for Assam TET 2019 are listed below. The application process for Assam TET 2019 is completely online and candidates can fill the form very easily. Follow these steps to apply for Assam TET 2019 exam.

  • Log on to the official website of Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhijan
  • Find the link of the Assam TET 2019 application form in the ‘Notifications’ bar
  • Read all the instructions carefully before applying for Assam TET 2019
  • Fill in your personal details
  • Fill in your academic details carefully
  • Upload all the documents that have been asked for
  • Upload a scanned copy of your photograph
  • Upload a scanned copy of your signature
  • Submit the details
  • Make the online payment via net banking or a credit/debit card
  • Take a print out of the form

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Assam TET 2019 Application Fee

The application fee for Assam TET 2019 exam is given below. Applicants will be required to make the payment at the time of submitting the application form via the method of net banking or by a debit card or credit card.

Category

Application Fee

General or Open Category

Rs. 1,000

Reserved Category (OBC, ST, SC)

Rs. 700

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