Complete Details About UP BTC Eligibility Criteria for Students

Published on : 7th May 2018    Author : Om Prakash

Teaching is one of the best professions for those people, who have a keen interest in studying a volume of books and teaching pupils. Uttar Pradesh is one of the states that allows studious and enthusiastic young men and women to become primary teachers through BTC (Basic Training Certificate). The credit goes to SCERT (State Council of Educational and Research Training) of UP that started BTC as a career platform for the youngsters. The rules and regulations regarding UP BTC keep changing from time to time. So, the students need to know the latest eligibility criteria of this teaching job.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates need to fulfil the following criteria:

  • Age: The age of candidates should be from 18 to 30 years of age. The upper age limit is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC candidates in accordance with the rules and regulations of the government.
  • Education Qualification: Graduation in any discipline from any recognized university or college with at least 50% marks in aggregate.

Application fee structure

The fee structures for different categories of candidates are tabulated below:




₹ 400/-


₹ 400/-


₹ 200/-

Physically Handicapped

Need not pay any fee

 Fees can be paid through Debit card/Credit card/net banking.

Exam Syllabus

General Aptitude, General Knowledge, Maths, General Awareness and Teaching Subjects.

Exam Pattern

There are 200 objective type questions and duration of the exam is two hours. There is no negative marking in it. So, candidates can try their best guesses.


It is the minimum marks that candidates are expected to score to pass the exam. There is no certain figure about it. It depends on total number of vacancies for private and government colleges, number of candidates, percentage scored by candidates in class X, XII and Graduation. The cutoffs are different for different categories of candidates.

Selection Process

The selection of candidates depends on the following factors:

Merit list: After conducting written list, a merit list of candidates is prepared according to the marks obtained by them. So, candidates need to gain scores as many as they can in the exam.

Counselling: After passing the written test, candidates are called for counselling session.

Document verification:

For this purpose, candidates need to bring the following documents:

  • Class X and XII certificates
  • Graduation mark sheet/Degree
  • Domicile of Uttar Pradesh
  • Registration number and Slip
  • Recent Colour photographs
  • Payment receipt
  • Caste/ PH certificates

Available Application Forms

UP D.EL.ED (BTC) Exam Previous Years Solved Papers


Anushka tomar - June 4, 2019REPLY

When will the registration

Exams Planner - June 12, 2019REPLY

By the end of June

Bharti - April 27, 2019REPLY

Sir meney diploma kra hua h to mein btc kr dkti hu ples ples trll me