UP D.El.Ed 2021 (UP BTC) - Admission, Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus & Recruitment


Earlier known as UP BTC, Uttar Pradesh Diploma in Elementary Education (UP D.EL.Ed) is a two-year teacher training programme for which the selection procedure is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board. The main purpose of the selection is to select eligible candidates who can do roles like teachers, assistant teachers, student counsellors and tutors. Earlier, the selection used to be done on the basis of class 12th marks. Thus, no entrance exam was conducted. However, from the year 2021, the Yogi government is planning to conduct an entrance exam for D.El.Ed. Admission.

The selected candidates are then required to acquire professional knowledge through four semesters. The UP D.El.Ed programme aims at preparing or providing training to the teachers for classes I to VIII. The primary motive behind this is to eradicate social and gender discrimination while fulfilling the basic need of education for each and every child.

Till now, Pariksha Niyamik Pradhikari, the BTC exam regulatory authority, was solely accountable for the UP D.El.Ed shortlisting. As per the latest news, the application process for the UP BTC (D.El.Ed) will start in September 2021.

UP BTC 2021 Latest Updates & Notification: As per the recent updates, from 2021 onwards, admission to D.El.Ed will be done based on an entrance exam. The application process for the same will start in September 2021.

Available Application Forms

UP D.EL.ED (BTC) Exam 2021 Important Dates

The authority has not confirmed the exam dates yet. However, interested applicants can check out the tentative dates for UP D.El.Ed 2021:

UP D.El.Ed Exam Events

Important Dates (Tentative)

Official notification releases

September 2021

Online registration starts

September 2021

Last date to register

To be announced

Last date of fee submission

To be announced

Last date to print the application form

To be announced

Entrance Exam

To be announced


To be announced


To be announced

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

UP D.EL.ED (BTC) Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

As it is decided to conduct the entrance exam form this year onwards. There is no information on the exam pattern and syllabus yet. Once the notification will be released, the pattern and syllabus will be updated here. Till then, candidates can check the curriculum of the 2 years D.El.Ed. programme.

The UP D.El.Ed programme comprises of 2 years. The syllabus for both years is prescribed here:

UP D.EL.Ed (BTC) 1st Year Syllabus

  • Education and principles of teaching
  • The psychological basis of Child Development
  • Teaching subject: Hindi, Environmental Studies, Social Studies, Mathematics, Sanskrit/Urdu, English
  • Cognitive Aspects: Moral Education, Physical Education and Music, Art
  • Psycho-Motor Aspect: Class Teaching, Curriculum Analysis
  • Macro teaching

UP D.EL.Ed (BTC) 2nd Year Syllabus

  • Emerging Trends of Elementary: Education and Education Evaluation, School Management, Community Education and Health Education.
  • Teaching Methods, work experience and Relevant Practical work: Hindi, Environmental Education, Science, Social Studies, Mathematics, SUPW, Sanskrit/ Urdu, English.
  • Cognitive Aspects: Physical education and music.
  • Psychomotor aspect: classroom teaching, school experience (internship) Community work and Action research, Analysis of Curriculum and textbook.
  • Practice Teaching, Internship, Relevant Practical work.
  • School Experience, School Management.
  • Teaching Methods, Text Book Analysis etc, Work Experience.

UP D.EL.ED (BTC) Exam 2021 Eligibility

Similarly, the eligibility criteria will also be known after the release of official notification. Here are the previous eligibility conditions.

Academic Qualification: Candidate must have passed 10th, 12th, and Graduation from a recognised institute. The minimum marks required in graduation are 50% (for General) and 45% (for OBC/SC/ST/PWD). Students who have done one or two years’ undergraduate diploma are not eligible for the course.

Age Requirement: The minimum age requirement for the exam is 18 years, and the candidate should not be more than 35 years old. 5 years relaxation in the upper age limit is allowed for OBC/SC/ST category candidates and 15 years relaxation for Physically Handicapped candidates.

UP D.EL.ED (BTC) Exam 2021 Application Process

The online registration process for the 2021 D.El.Ed programme will begin in September 2021. Candidates are advised to check the official website for the latest updates about UP BTC (D.EL.Ed) application form 2021.

To apply, candidates must need to get themselves registered by using a valid email ID, phone number and password. They will receive an email verification code in their mail inbox. Similarly, there will be phone verification done through the same process. Here, the applicants will receive the verification code on their mobile phone. Once the verification process is over, they need to sign in using the username and password. Now they are ready to fill the application form.

How to Apply for UP D.EL.ED BTC Exam?

  • Visit the official website of Pariksha Niyamak Pradhikari, i.e. updeled.gov.in
  • Look for UP BTC 2021-22 (D.EL.Ed)
  • Choose the post and fill out the application form using personal details, academic details, etc.
  • Upload the required documents (scanned copy of photo and signature if needed) after reading the guidelines.
  • The next step is the payment of the application fee.
  • After fee payment, review the application form and submit it.
  • Take the print and close the window.

Application Fee Classification: General and OBC candidates are required to pay an application fee of ₹ 400/-, while SC/ST applicants can pay ₹ 200/-. However, differently-abled persons are exempted from the fee payment. They can sit for the examination without paying a fee.

Payment can be made through credit card, debit, net banking and e-wallet.

Fee Structure & Number of Allotted Seats:

Type of College

First Year Fees

Second Year Fees

Seats Allotted

Government College

₹ 4,600/-

₹ 4,600/-


Private College

₹ 41,000/-

₹ 41,000/-


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Other Details

UP BTC Admit Card 2021 –

To simplify the process of downloading, pursue the steps as follows:

  • Go to the official Examination Regulatory Authority, UP website.
  • On the homepage, click on the referred link available on the website.
  • Enter the necessary details as required.
  • You will be prompted to the next screen, where you can view your admit card.
  • Review it and download the hall ticket and keep a hard copy of the same for further usage.

UP BTC Result 2021

The UP BTC result 2021 will be released on the official website. Candidates will be able to check their scores using their login ID and password. Only those who will pass the entrance exam will be eligible to appear for the counselling process. Admission will be done based on the counselling process.

UP D.EL.Ed (BTC) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Q: Is it UP BTC or UP D.EL.Ed? What is the correct form?

A: The teacher training programme was previously known as UP BTC. The exam regulatory authority, Pariksha Niyamik Pradhikari, has changed the name of the exam to Uttar Pradesh Diploma in Elementary Education (UP D.EL.Ed).

Q: What is the mode of the exam?

A: The exam is conducted in online mode.

Q: What is the duration of the programme and who can apply?

A: It is a two-year teacher training programme. Candidates having 10+2 certificates can fill the application form. Remember, they should not exceed the maximum age of 40 years.

Q: After checking the eligibility criteria I feel energised and confident about taking the test. But I’m not sure about the online application date.

A: The online application process will begin tentatively in September 2021.

Q: Where can I avail the PDF format of UP D.EL.Ed syllabus? I want the syllabus for both years.

A: You can check the syllabus section. Since you want the PDF format, here’s what you should consider doing -

  • Visit Exam Regulatory Authority in Uttar Pradesh’s official website, i.e. http://www.examregulatoryauthorityup.in
  • Click on the ‘Notice’ section
  • Now you need to look for the link of UP D.EL.Ed syllabus
  • Click on the download option and access it on your computer.