Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has started accepting the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2018 online applications. The application form link has finally been activated and eligible candidates can now start the application process for CTET examination through the official website. The last date to submit the online application or registration form is August 27, 2018.
CTET has released an important information stating that the portal is opened as one-time measure from August 30 (Thursday) to September 02 for uploading the photographs and signatures for the candidates who have already registered themselves on or before the last date i.e. August 27 for CTET examination 2018 but could not upload their photographs and signatures.
One can also remit their fee accordingly through e-Challan, Credit/Debit Card, Net-Banking from August 30 to September 05, 2018 upto 02:00 p.m. No further extension will be given under any circumstances.
According to the Tweet from HRD Minister, Prakash Javadekar, CTET exam pattern consists of two papers and exam will be conducted in all the 20 Indian languages. For general and OBC candidates, the application fee for CTET 2018 is Rs 600/- for a single paper and Rs 1200/- for both the papers. For SC/ST candidates, Rs 350/- for a single paper and Rs 600/- for both the papers.
How To Apply For CTET 2018
Step 1: Visit the CTET official website www.ctet.nic.in.
Step 2: Click on the link "Apply Online" and open the same.
Step 3: Fill out the online application form and submit
Step 4: Note down the registration no./ application no.
Step 5: Pay the examination Fee
Step 6: Print confirmation page for future reference
Interested candidates have to apply online for the CTET 2018 through official website - ctet.nic.in. One has to create an account for the CTET registration. The online application process will be completed only after the fee payment and uploading of the scanned images of their photograph and signature.
According to the official information bulletin, the 11th edition of the CTET exam will be conducted on December 09, 2018 in separate sessions for the two papers. The board has to start the application process on June 22, however, it was delayed due to the administrative reasons.
The CTET exam is conducted for teaching positions in central government schools from class 1 to 8. The exam is conducted twice in a year and will take place in the month of September in over 90 test cities spread across the country. The CTET exam will be conducted for teaching positions in schools such as Kendriya Vidyalaya, Central Tibetan Schools and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya besides schools under the administrative control of the Union Territories (UTs).