STRUCTURE AND CONTENT OF CTET

All questions in CTET test will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), each carrying one mark, with four alternatives out of which one answer will be correct. There will be no negative marking.

There will be two papers of CTET.

(i) Paper I will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes I to V.
(ii) Paper II will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII.

Note # A person who intends to be a teacher for both levels (classes I to V and classes VI to VIII) will have to appear in both the papers (Paper I and Paper II).

CTET – PAPER 1 # Total 150 Questions ( Each Question Carry 1 Marks )

1. Child Development and Pedagogy – 30 Questions
2. Mathematics – 30 Questions
3. Environmental Studies – 30 Questions
4. Language Option 1 – 30 Questions
5. Language Option 2 – 30 Questions

Note # The questions in the test for Paper I will be based on the topics prescribed in syllabus of the NCERT/CBSE for classes I – V but their difficulty standard as well as linkages, could be up to the Secondary stage.

CTET – PAPER 2 # Total 150 Questions ( Each Question Carry 1 Marks )

1. Child Development and Pedagogy – 30 Questions
2. Math and Science or Social Studies – 60 Questions
3. Language Option 1 – 30 Questions
4. Language Option 2 – 30 Questions

Note # The questions in the test for Paper II will be based on the topics prescribed in syllabus of the NCERT/CBSE for classes VI – VIII but their difficulty standard as well as linkages, could be up to the Senior Secondary stage