The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) for the session 2014 is scheduled to take place on
September 21. The online applications for the same have begun and will continue till August 8.
CTET will be held in two shifts. Paper I will be held for candidates who wish to be a teacher for
classes I to V from 2pm to 4:30pm and Paper II will be conducted for candidates who wish to be
a teacher for classes VI to VIII from 9:30 pm to 12 noon.
CTET will be a multiple-choice question (MCQ) paper. Each question will carry four options out
of which one has to be chosen. For every correct answer, one mark will be awarded but for a
wrong answer, no mark will be deducted.
Paper I: (Two and a half hours)
Child Development and Pedagogy: 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Language I: 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Language II: 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Mathematics: 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Environmental Studies: 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Paper II: (Two and a half hours)
Child Development & Pedagogy (compulsory): 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Language I (compulsory): 30 MCQs: 30 marks
Language II (compulsory): 30 MCQs: 30 marks
(a) For Mathematics and Science teacher: 60 MCQs: 60 marks
Mathematics and Science
(b) For Social Studies/Social Science teacher: 60 MCQs: 60 marks
(c) For any other teacher - either (a) or (b)
The medium of question paper will be English or Hindi.