Central Teacher Eligibility Test 2019 Registration Started – Check Complete Application Process

Published on : 5th February 2019    Author : Tanvi Mittal

The online registration process for CTET 2019 examination has started on the official website. The exam will be held on 7th July 2019.

5 February 2019: The registration process for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2019 has started today. Candidates can apply for the examination through the official website - https://ctet.nic.in. “The Central Board of Secondary Education will conduct the 12th edition of the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) on 07-07-2019 (Sunday).”

The official statement states, “The aspiring candidates have to apply online only through CTET website www.ctet.nic.in. The online application process will start from 05-02-2019. The last date for submitting online application is 05-03-2019 and fee can be paid up to 08-03-2018 till 3.30.p.m.”

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts the Central Teacher Eligibility Test for B.Ed. graduates. The exam is applicable to Central government schools (KVs, NVs, Central Tibetan Schools, etc.), state government schools, and those under the administrative control of Union Territories. The exam is also applicable to unaided private schools which have a choice of considering CTET as their recruitment criteria. The application process for the exam has started on the official website. Candidates are advised to read the official notification carefully before applying for the exam. Here is the step-by-step guide to complete the application process for the exam.

 Latest Update 06/Sept/2018: CBSE has started the online registration process for CTET 2019 exam on 5th February 2019. Candidates can apply for the test till 5th March 2019 through the official website.

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CTET 2019 Application Process

Candidates are advised to apply for the CTET exam only through the official website; www.ctet.nic.in. Please note that the applications will be accepted only through the online mode. Before, moving ahead with the application process, candidates should read the information brochure carefully for eligibility, application fee, documents requirements, etc. The online application process can be completed in the following steps:

  • Filling the Application Form
  • Uploading Images
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Print Confirmation Page

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Filling the Application Form -

  • Go to the official CTET website.
  • Click on the link ‘Fill Online Application Form for CTET July 2019’ to apply online.
  • Under the ‘New Candidate Registration’ section; click on the ‘Apply’ button.
  • Tick the check-box at the bottom and click ‘Click here to Proceed’ button.
  • Fill details such as the Candidate’s name, Father’s name, Mother’s name, gender, contact details, choose a password and enter the security pin to complete the registration process.
  • ‘Submit’ all the details and your registration ID/Application number will appear on the screen.
  • Go to the candidate’s log-in page and log-in using your application number and password.
  • Complete the application form by providing other details such as educational details, category, paper choice, choice of exam centres cities, etc.
  • Check all the details carefully before final submission.

Uploading Images

  • Upload scanned image of your recent photograph.
  • Upload scanned images of your signature.

Check out the specification for scanned images in the official notification. It is advised to keep get the scanned images ready before starting the application process.

Pay the Application Fee

After image uploading is successful, candidates are required to pay the application fee through Debit/Credit card or e-challan. Here are the details of application fee:


Paper -I

Paper – II

Both Paper I & II

General/ OBC

₹ 700

₹ 700

₹ 1200


₹ 350

₹ 350

₹ 600

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Fee payment through E-Challan – Deposit the fee in CTET Exam Fee Account at Syndicate or Canara bank.

Print Confirmation Page

After a successful fee payment, a confirmation page will appear on the screen stating successful submission of application form. Take a printout of the page or download it and save the soft copy for future reference.

CTET Exam 2019:

The Central Teacher Eligibility Test will be organised in 97 cities across the nation. Whosoever clears CTET 2018 will be considered eligible as a teacher for Class 1 to 8. Candidates with a minimum of 50% at the Senior Secondary level and passed/appearing in Bachelor/Diploma in Elementary Education are eligible for the exam. Find complete CTET 2019 eligibility details. A CTET certificate remains valid for seven years from the date of result declaration.

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.

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