Karnataka TET 2021 - Exam Schedule, Pattern, Syllabus, Application Process, and Result

Karnataka TET

Karnataka Teachers Eligibility Test (KARTET) is conducted by the Centralised Admission Cell, Department of Public Instruction, Government of Karnataka for determining the eligibility of the candidates who want to work as teachers in various government schools in the state. The exam is conducted for lower and upper primary levels. Eligible and interested candidates can submit their applications through the official website of the exam conducting authority. For details on Karnataka TET 2021 exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility, application process, schedule, and more check out the complete article ahead.

KARTET is applicable to the following:

  • Schools of the Karnataka government
  • Schools owned and managed by the State government/ local bodies
  • Aided and Unaided schools

Candidates can apply to any of the above schools with their TET scores.

Latest Update: Online application process for KARTET 2021 is closed. The exam is scheduled to be held on 22nd August 2021.

Karnataka TET 2021 - Overview

Exam Name

Karnataka Teacher’s Eligibility Test (KARTET)

Exam Conducting Authority

Centralised Admission Cell, Department of Public Instruction, Government of Karnataka

Official Website

http://www.schooleducation.kar.nic.in/

Exam Level

State-Level

Exam Mode

Offline

Application Mode

Online

Helpline Numbers

9008889202, 9066665078, 9449365181, 9538944856, 9483024723, 9449588020


Karnataka TET 2021 Important Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

Application process begins

1st July 2021

Application ends

20th July 2021

Admit card availability

12th August 2021

KARTET 2021 exam

22nd August 2021 (Sunday)

Result declaration

To be announced

Download eligibility certificate

To be announced

Schedule/ Time-Table for KARTET 2021

Papers

Timing

Duration

Paper-I

9:30 AM to 12:00 Noon

2:30 hours

Paper-II

2:00 PM to 4:30 PM

2:30 hours


Karnataka TET Previous Years Solved Papers

Karnataka TET 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

KARTET Exam Pattern

There are two papers in the exam and candidates have the choice of appearing in one or both.

  • Paper-I is for teaching classes I to V
  • Paper-II is for teaching classes VI to VIII

The detailed exam pattern is as under:

Pattern for Paper-I

Subjects

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Language-I

30

30

Language-II

30

30

Child Development and Pedagogy

30

30

Mathematics

30

30

Environmental Studies

30

30

Social Studies (for visually impaired candidates instead of Mathematics and EVS)

60

60

TOTAL

150 MCQs

150 Marks

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Pattern for Paper-II

Subjects

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Language I

30

30

Language II

30

30

Child Development & Pedagogy

30

30

Mathematics and Science

OR

Social Studies/ Social Science

60

60

TOTAL

150 MCQs

150 Marks

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NOTE: Candidates are required to select two different language options for Language I and Language II sections (in both papers) while filling up the application form.

Medium of Question Paper

The question paper (other than the languages section) will be in the following languages:

  • Kannada
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Marathi

Syllabus

Syllabus for KARTET Paper-I

Language-I

Language Comprehension, Reading unseen passages, Pedagogy of Language Development

Language-II

Language Comprehension, Reading unseen passages, Pedagogy of Language Development

Child Development and Pedagogy

Child development, Socialization processes, Concepts of child-centred and progressive education, Gender as a social construct, Distinction between Assessment for learning and assessment of learning, Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs, Learning and Pedagogy, Basic processes of teaching and learning, Alternative conceptions of learning in children.

Mathematics

Numbers and fractions, Mathematical operations on numbers and algebraic expressions, Measurements- Weight, time and volume, Data handling & Measures of central tendency, Ratio and proportion, Lines & angles, Basic algebra – Linear equations & Identities, Geometrical figures & the knowledge of space, 3-D Geometrical figures.

Environmental Studies

Living World, Sources of Energy, Human Health and Hygiene, Natural Phenomena and Our Environment, How things work: Electricity, Pedagogy of Environmental Science.

Syllabus for KARTET Paper-II

The syllabus for Language-I, Language-II, and Child Development and Pedagogy is the same as for Paper-I. The syllabus for other sections are mentioned here:

Mathematics

Arithmetic Progression, Number system, Statistics & Probability, Trigonometry, Coordinate geometry, Identifies, Pair of linear equations in two variables, Quadratic equations, Polynomials, Mensuration, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles, Area related to circles.

Science

Physics – Motion, Gravitation, Light, Lens, Mirror, Electricity and Electric Circuits, Resistors, Magnetism, Natural phenomenon

Chemistry – Materials & Materials in our daily life, Acids, Bases and Salts, Atoms and Molecules, Polymers, Natural resources

Biology – Food, Food and its sources, Food and its constituents, Living World, Animal kingdom, Cell

Social Studies/ Social Science

History, Geography, Social and Political studies, and Pedagogical issues.



Karnataka TET 2021 Eligibility

Minimum Qualification for Paper-1 for teaching classes 1st to 5th

Senior Secondary/ PUC with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

Or

Senior Secondary/ PUC with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.).

Or

Senior Secondary/ PUC with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Education (Special Education).

Or

Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

Or

Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.).

Minimum Qualification for Paper-2 for teaching classes 6th to 8th

Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.

Or

Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.) course.

Or

PUC/ Senior Secondary with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) programme.

Or

PUC/ Senior Secondary with a minimum of 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of 4-year B.A.Ed./ B.Sc.Ed. course.

Or

Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed/ appearing in the final year of B.Ed.

NOTE: Relaxation of 5% will be offered in the qualifying exam marks to reserved category candidates viz. SC/ ST/ CT/ PwD.


Karnataka TET 2021 Application Process

The application process for KARTET 2021 is online. Eligible and interested candidates can submit their applications through the official website. There is no other mode of application submission. The detailed steps for filling the application form are mentioned below.

Steps for Filling the KARTET 2021 Application Form

  • Go to the official website at http://www.schooleducation.kar.nic.in.
  • Click on the link for KARTET 2021 registration.
  • Complete the registration process by providing the details asked for.
  • After the registration process is complete, log in using the ID and password.
  • Complete the application form with the remaining details.
  • Upload the scanned images of your Photograph (size 5 KB to 50KB) and Signature (size 5KB to 40 KB).
  • Select a payment mode and make an application fee payment.
  • After the application fee payment is successful, take a print of the application form.

Application Fee

Categories

Paper-I or II only

Paper-I and II

General, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B

₹ 700/-

₹ 1000/-

SC/ ST/ C1 only

₹ 350/-

₹ 500/-

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* Additional bank charges are to be paid by the candidates.


Other Details

Karnataka TET 2021 Admit/ Admission Card

The KARTET 2021 admit card will be uploaded on the official website from 12th August 2021 onwards. Candidates can download the same using their ID and password. The admit cards contain details such as exam date, time, exam day instructions, candidate’s details, photograph and signature. Details in the admit card are as per the details filled in the online application form. There is no provision for correction in the admit card details.

Karnataka TET 2021 Result

The KARTET 2021 result will be released on the official website. The result declaration date is not announced yet. Those who appear for the exam and secure the minimum qualifying marks can download the Electronic Marks Statement using their registration number and date of birth.  No hard copy of the mark sheet will be sent to candidates by the Centralized Admission Cell.

After the result declaration, candidates can download the Electronic Certificate from the official website. The date for the release of the certificate will be announced later.

Karnataka TET 2021 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question 1: What is the application fee amount for PwD candidates?

PwD category candidates are exempted from application fee payment.

Question 2: Will there be any negative marking in the KARTET 2021 exam?

No, there will be no negative marking in the KARTET 2021 exam.

Question 3: Are there any minimum qualifying marks for KARTET 2021?

Yes. Candidates belonging to General/ 2A/ 2B/ 3A/ 3B categories must secure a minimum of 60% marks and those from Sc/ ST/ C-I, differently-abled categories, must secure a minimum of 55% marks.

Question 4: What is the validity of the KARTET score/ certificate?

The validity of the KARTET score/ certificate is a lifetime.

Question 5: Is there any limit on the number of attempts?

No.

Question 6: Can I appear for the exam again if I have passed it before?

Yes. Those who have passed the exam can appear again to improve their scores.


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