Govt. of Kerala General Education is inviting application from the eligible candidates for posts of Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test (K-TET)- August 2017. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Govt. of Kerala General Education (See URL below). On basis of K-TET, the selection of the post to be teacher in Lower Primary, Upper Primary and High School Classes will be done. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —
KERALA TEACHER ELIGIBILITY TEST (K-TET)-
On basis of this examination the recruitment to the post of Teacher for Lower Primary Classes, Upper Primary Class, High School Classes, Language Teachers (Arabic, Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu) for Upper Primary class and Specialist Teachers (Art & Craft) / Physical Education teacher for High school, will be done.
The Qualification for the post of Teacher as per classes are as follows–
I. Lower Primary Teacher- Category-I
Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and two year Trained Teachers’ Certificate (TTC)
OR Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with NCTE
OR Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)
OR Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 2 year Diploma in Education (Special Education).
II. Upper Primary Teacher- Category-II
B.A/B.Sc./B.Com. and 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education/Trained Teachers’ Certificate (TTC) conducted by Board of Examination, Govt. of Kerala or its equivalent.
B.A/B.Sc/B.Com with at least 45% marks and 1 year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.), in accordance with NCTE (Recognition, Norms and Procedure) regulations issued from time to time in this regard.
Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)
Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 year B.A/B.Sc.Ed or B.A. Ed or B.Sc.Ed.
III) For High School classes- Category-III
i) BA/BSc/B.Com with at least 45% marks and a B.Ed. Degree in the subject concerned.
ii) For Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology, those who have MSc.Ed. Degree in the subject concerned with not less than 50% marks from one of the Regional Institutes of Education sponsored by NCERT will be eligible to apply.
For Botany and Zoology subjects, those with MSc.Ed. Degree in Life Science with not less than 50% marks from any of the Regional Institutes of Education are eligible to apply.
IV. Language Teacher and Specialist Teacher / Physical Education teachers- Category IV.
For Language teachers the qualification will be as per Chapter XXXI of Kerala education ACT and Rules.
For Specialist Teacher / Physical Education teachers candidates should meets the norms prescribed by the State Govt. till the time when NCTE lays down the minimum qualification.
For More Details regarding Education Qualification of Category-IV, please see the Officially released Advt. (Link Given below).
Note: Candidates belonging to SC/ST and differently abled categories will be granted a relaxation of 5% marks and 3% marks for OBC in the Educational Qualification.
Age Limit: No upper age limit.
Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test (K-TET 2017) will be held on 12/08/2017 for (Category I to II) and 19/08/2017 for (Category III to IV).
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Govt. of Kerala General Education — www.keralapareekshabhavan.in
For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms & examination syllabus, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).
Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- for SC/ST and PWD) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking OR can be paid through Bank by means of fee payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of Govt. of Kerala General Education. See released advertisement for more details.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Govt. of Kerala General Education — www.keralapareekshabhavan.in (See Application form’s link given below) from dated 03/07/2017 for Step-I and 04/07/2017 for Step II to 17/07/2017 for Step-I and18/07/2017 for Step II
Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.
For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)
Starting Date of Online Application: 03/07/2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 17/07/2017 for Step-I and 18/07/2017 for Step II
Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Govt. of Kerala General Education — www.keralapareekshabhavan.in
For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF
To Apply Online now, visit the following URL — Apply Online