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CBSE CTET 2021: The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2021 online application process for 15th edition of the will commence from Monday (September 20). The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the CTET exam from December 16, interested candidates can apply at the official website of CTET –  CTET exam will be concluded on January 13, 2022. The candidates can apply till October 19 and pay their exam fees till October 2021.

CBSE CTET 2021 Online Registration : The Central Board of Secondary Education will conduct the 15th edition of Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) in CBT (Computer Based Test) mode between 16-12-2021 to 13-01-2022 (exact date will be intimated on the admit card of the candidate). The test will be conducted in 20 (Twenty) languages throughout the country.

The detailed Information Bulletin containing details of examination, syllabus, languages, eligibility criteria, examination fee, examination cities and important dates will be available on CTET official website w.e.f. 20.09.2021 and the aspiring candidates are requested to download the Information Bulletin from the above mentioned website only and read the same carefully before applying. The aspiring candidates have to apply online only through CTET website i.e. The online application-process will be start from 20-09-2021
(Monday) onwards and the last date for submitting online application is 19-10-2021 (Tuesday) upto 23:59 hrs. The fee can be paid upto 20-10-2021 (Wednesday) before 15:30 hrs.

The application fee applicable for CTET Dec-2021 is as under:

Category Only paper I or II Both Paper I & II
General/OBC Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1200/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled Person Rs. 500/ Rs. 600/-

Date for Submission 
On-line Application: 20-09-2021 to 19-10-2021
Last date for submission of on-line Application: 19-10-2021
Last date for submission of fee: 20-10-2021 (Before 15:30 Hrs.)
Dates of Examination 16-12-2021 to 13-01-2022 on CBT Mode

Direct Link to Online Registration : Click Here  Steps to apply online Apply for Online Registration Fill Online Application Form Upload Scanned Photo & Signature Pay Examination Fee

Direct Link to Online Registration : Click Here 

Steps to apply online

  • Apply for Online Registration
  • Fill Online Application Form
  • Upload Scanned Photo & Signature
  • Pay Examination Fee

Candidates can apply for CTET – DEC, 2021 „ON-LINE‟ through CTET website w.e.f. 20-09-2021 to 19-10-2021

1. The candidate applying for CTET is required:-

i) To go through the Information Bulletin carefully with the entire requirement therein.
ii) To satisfy eligibility to appear in the examination.
iii) To submit On-line application by giving full particulars by accessing the CTET official website
iv) To write complete mailing address with Postal PIN Code at the time of applying.
v) Before submission of application form, decide the mode of payment of fee.
vi) To keep the Confirmation Page along with the original copy of E-Challan (In case fee is paid through E-Challan) of Canara Bank for future reference.
vii) If a candidate submits on-line more than one application, his/her candidature shall be liable to be cancelled and the candidate may also be debarred for future examination(s). No communication will be sent in this regard.

2. Method of Submission of Online Application Form:

STEP 1: Logon to CTET official website

STEP 2: Go to the link “Apply Online”and open the same.

STEP 3: Fill in the Online Application Form and note down Registration No./Application No.

STEP 4: Upload Scanned Images of latest Photograph and Signature

STEP 5: Pay Examination Fee by e-challan or debit/credit card and net banking

STEP 6: Print Confirmation page for record and future reference.

3. Registration Procedure:

(a) Authentication Form: Fill details like State, Identification type (select any Identity as applicable), Candidate‟s Name, Date of Birth and Gender.
(b) Fill Online Application Form: Fill complete online Application Form and choose password. After submission, a Registration Number/Application Number gets generated. Note down the Registration No./Application No. For subsequent login, system generated Registration No. /Application No. and chosen Password will be used.

 Password Policy will be as follows:

1. Password must be 8 to 13 characters long.
2. Password must have at least one Upper case, one lower case alphabet and one numeric value and at least one special characters!@#$%^&*-
3. Candidate can change the passwords after login, if desired. New Password cannot be identical to any of the previous three passwords.
 Candidate is advised not to disclose or share the password with anybody. Neither CTET nor NIC will be responsible for violation or misuse of the password of a candidate.
 Candidate should log out at the end of their session so that the contents of the application cannot be tampered by unauthorized persons.

(c) Online Uploading of Scanned Images:

 Uploading of scanned Photo and Signature are mandatory.
 Upload scanned photograph and signature in JPG/JPEGformat.
 Size of scanned photograph should be between 10 to 100KB
 Image Dimension of photograph should be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height).
 Size of scanned signature should be between 3 to 30KB.
 Image Dimension of signature should be 3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (height).

The candidates are advised to keep the scanned images of latest photograph and signature of the candidates ready in JPG format and as per the size and dimension specified, before applying online. The scanned image of latest photograph is required to upload to avoid the inconvenience at centre, as this photograph will be matched with the actual candidate appearing in the examination.