TSTET Notification, TSTET Online Application, TS TET Information Bulletin, TSTET Schedule, TSTET Important Dates
Online applications are invited from the eligible candidates who intend to be teachers for classes I to VIII in schools in Telangana State for appearance in the First Telangana Teacher Eligibility Test (TS-TET , 2016) to be conducted by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana State on 1st May , 2016 in all 10 Districts of the State.
In accordance with the provisions of sub – section (1) of section 23 of the Right to Education Act (RTE), 2009, the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) had vide it’s Notification dated 23rd August, 2010 laid down the minimum qualifications for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher for classes I to VIII. It had been inter alia provided that one of the essential qualifications for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher in any of the schools referred to in clause (n) of section 2 of the RTE Act is that she/he should pass the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) which will be conducted by the appropriate Government in accordance with the Guidelines framed by the NCTE. Accordingly, Government of Telangana State has issued guidelines for conducting Teacher Eligibility Test in Telangana State vide G.Os cited in the reference above.
Candidates can apply for TS-TET – 2016 to be held on Sunday 01.05.2016 ‘ONLINE’ only through TS-TET website http://tstet.cgg.gov.in from 16-03-2016.
TS-TET 2016 Time Schedule
1. Payment of Fees at TS Online or Payment Gateway 15.03.2016 to 30.03.2016
2. Download of TSTET Information Bulletin 15.03.2016 Onwards
3. Online submission of application through http://tstet.cgg.gov.in 16.03.2016 to 31.03.2016
4. Help Desk services on all working days (During the office hours) 15.03.2016 to 01.05.2016
5. Receiving of Complaints pertaining to Online applications 15.03.2016 to 31.03.2016
6. Downloading of Hall Tickets 20.04.2016 onwards
7. Date of Examination
Paper-I 01.05.2016 Sunday - 9.30 AM to 12.00 Noon 2 ½ hours
Paper-II 01.05.2016 Sunday -2.30 PM to 05.00 PM 2 ½ hours
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Steps to be followed for TSTET submission of application on line.
The candidates shall first download the ‘Information Bulletin’ free of cost from the TSTET website http://tstet.cgg.gov.in, go through it carefully and satisfy the eligibility for appearing for TS-TET, 2016. The candidate after satisfying herself/himself about the eligibility criteria for TSTET shall pay a fee of Rs.200.00 per paper I or paper II or both through TSONLINE or payment gateway between 15-03-2016 and 30.03.2016 for submission of application Online. At the TSonline or Payment gateway, the candidate has to give the required preliminary data (i.e. Name of the candidate, Date of Birth, Gender, whether the candidate belongs to Telangana State, mobile phone number etc.,).
On receipt of fee at TSonline or Payment gateway the candidate shall be issued a ‘Journal Number’ with which she/he can proceed with submission of application online. Issue of Journal Number does not mean that the candidate has completed submission of application online. It is only a confirmation of the fee received. The candidates shall follow the procedure for submission of online application as given in the ‘Information Bulletin’ and instructions provided online while filling up the online application form.
The Candidate should be ready with photograph of size 4.5X3.5cms before filling in on-line application. Paste the photograph on a white paper and sign below (sign in Black Ink only). Look for the sample at point 18(iii), of the Information Bulletin. Ensure that the signature is within the box. Scan the required size containing the photograph and signature. Please do not scan the complete page. The entire image consisting of photo along with signature, is required to be scanned and stored in *.jpeg format on local machine. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50kb. If the size of the image is more than 50 kb, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as dpi resolutions, number of colors during the process of scanning.
Applications with no photo / unclear photo / inadequate size photograph will be rejected. Hall Ticket will not be issued to such candidates. Hence, after pressing the ‘UPLOAD’ button, check if the photo is of required size, clear and is of the same candidate of whom the details are to be filled in the application. If the photo is smaller in size, not clear or does not belong to the candidate, press ‘BACK’ button below the photograph on the application form and restart with scanning of the photograph.
Complaints relating to mismatch of photograph, candidate details will not be accepted after submission of application at any cost. 3. For latest updates, please check at TSTET website http://tstet.cgg.gov.in.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR CANDIDATES FOR APPEARING TS-TET:
The candidates at the time of applying for TS-TET should be in possession of the following minimum qualifications prescribed for category of I to V classes (Paper- I) and VI to VIII classes (Paper - II) separately.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR TS-TET PAPER-I (CLASSES I TO V):
Intermediate / Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks. However in case of SC/ST/BC/Differently abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%. AND pass in 2 - year Diploma in Elementary Education / 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) / 2 - year Diploma in Education (Special Education).
Intermediate / Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks. In respect of SC/ST/BC/Differently abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 40%. AND pass in 2 - year Diploma in Elementary Education / 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) / 2 - year Diploma in Education (Special Education) in case of the candidates who have passed or admitted to D.El.Ed / D.Ed., course prior to issue of these guidelines ( 23-12-2015).
Minimum qualifications for TS-TET paper - II (Classes VI to VIII):
B.A./B.Sc./B.Com., with at least 50% marks. In case of SC/ST/BC/Differently abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%. AND pass in Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) course / Bachelor of Education (B.Ed -Special Education).
B.A./B.Sc./B.Com., with at least 50% marks. In respect of SC/ST/BC/Differently abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 40%. AND pass in Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) course / Bachelor of Education (B.Ed -Special Education) in case of the candidates who have passed or admitted to B.Ed., course prior to issue of these guidelines (23-12-2015).
4-year B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed., with at least 50% marks, in case of SC/ST/BC/Differently abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%.
Graduation with language concerned as one of the optional subjects OR Bachelor of oriental language (or its equivalent) OR Graduation in literature OR Post Graduation in language concerned AND Language Pandit Training Certificate/B.Ed with language concerned as one of the Methodologies, in respect of Language Teachers.
The candidates, who are appearing in the final year of Bachelor of Education OR Diploma in Elementary Education etc., are also eligible to appear for TET Examination subject to the condition that the candidates cannot appear for DSC with this TET certificate, unless the candidate acquire requisite qualification.
A Diploma/Degree course in Teacher Education recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) only shall be considered. However in case of Diploma in Education (Special Education) and B.Ed. (Special Education), a course recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) only shall be considered.
Intermediate qualification of Board of Intermediate Education (BIE) of Telangana State or its equivalent or recognized by BIE Telangana State only shall be considered. So also the Bachelor’s Degree of a University Recognized by UGC only shall be considered.
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