CTET Previous Years Question Papers for Paper 1 and Paper 2 – Download for Free

Last Modified: 14 Apr 2024

Previous years’ question papers prove to be extremely helpful in the preparation of any examination. They help in understanding the exam pattern better, and sometimes (if you are lucky), a few questions are repeated. Here, we are providing information on previous years' question papers for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test.

The online registration process for the year 2022, i.e., CTET 2022 exam, will start soon. The last date for online registration will be made available on the official website. The exam will tentatively be held in November 2022. The exam will be conducted in 135 cities across the country.

With the exam being around the corner, you must appear for mock tests and solve previous years' question papers. The more you practice, the better understanding you gain of the concepts. So, here are the links to download the CTET previous year's question papers for free. Download the papers and practice them. Before moving forward, let’s have a look at how you can benefit from solving previous years' papers.

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Benefits of solving CTET previous years' question papers

Solving previous years’ CTET question papers helps you in the following ways:

  • It is the best way to stay in line with the CTET exam pattern and syllabus.
  • You get a better understanding of different types of questions that can be asked about a topic.
  • If you solve the question paper considering the duration of the main exam, you will also develop some time management skills.
  • You will get an idea of how much time is needed for each section and how you can distribute time for different questions.
  • You will get a fair idea about your preparation – your strong and weak areas.

With so many benefits, it is not at all a good idea to skip practicing the previous year's question papers. Just do it without cheating.


Download CTET Previous Years Question Papers

The CTET exam is conducted for two papers – Paper I for Primary level teaching (I to V classes) and Paper II for Elementary level teaching (VI to VIII classes). Candidates can also appear in both papers. Here we are providing the question papers for both papers.

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The question papers provided above are the genuine papers as issued by the exam conducting authority, CBSE. If you find any difficulty in downloading the previous year’s CTET question papers, share your issue in the comment box below.

Qualifying for the CTET exam makes the candidate eligible for government teaching jobs and increased perks in private jobs. Candidates with a Bachelor's degree in Education are eligible to appear for the exam. The score of the exam is applicable to all schools under the administrative control of the Central government (KVs, NVs, Central Tibetan Schools, etc.), State government, and Union Territories.

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