APTET 2018 Exam Notification Announced for PGT & TGT Teachers | Last date: 1 January 2018

APTET 2018 Exam – Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test announced for the post of PGT, TGT teachers.The detailed eligibility and application process are given in below.

APTET 2018APTET 2018 Exam:

Job Role Teachers
Qualification B.A./B.Sc./B.Com/B.Ed/ B.El.Ed/D.El.Ed/D.Ed/Others
Total vacancies Not Disclosed
Experience Freshers
Salary Not Disclosed
Job location Andhra Pradesh
Last date 1 January 2018

Detailed Eligibility:

APTET PAPER – I (CLASSES I TO V):

  • Intermediate / Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks. However in case of SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%. AND pass in 2 – year Diploma in Elementary Education / 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) / 2 – year Diploma in Education (Special Education). (OR)
  • Intermediate / Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks. In respect of SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 40%. AND pass in 2 – year Diploma in Elementary Education / 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) / 2 – year Diploma in Education (Special Education) in case of the candidates, who have passed or admitted to D.El.Ed / D.Ed., course prior to issue of these guidelines.

APTET PAPER-II (CLASSES VI TO VIII):

  • B.A./B.Sc./B.Com., with at least 50% marks. In case of SC/ST/BC/Differently Abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%. AND pass in Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) course / Bachelor of Education (B.Ed -Special Education). (OR)
  • B.A./B.Sc./B.Com., with at least 50% marks. In respect of SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 40%. AND pass in Bachelor of Education(B.Ed) course / Bachelor of Education (B.Ed -Special Education) in case of the candidates, who have passed or admitted to B.Ed., course prior to issue of these guidelines. (OR)
  • 4-year B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed., with at least 50% marks, in case of SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, the minimum marks shall be 45%. (OR)
  • Graduation with Language concerned as one of the Optional Subjects (OR) Bachelor of Oriental Language (or its equivalent) (OR) Graduation in Literature (OR) Post Graduation in Language concerned AND Language Pandit Training Certificate/ B.Ed with Language concerned as one of the Methodologies, in respect of Language Teachers.

Age limit: 18 to 40 years (Relaxation as per government policy)

APTET 2018 Exam Selection process:

  • The selection process is based on Computer Based Test(CBT)
  • All questions 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.
  • The Question Paper shall be bilingual (i.e). English followed by the Language-I chosen by the candidates for all Languages except Sanskrit. For the candidates choosing Sanskrit, the questions shall be in Telugu followed by Sanskrit (Devanagari Script).
  • Duration of Examination: 2 hours and 30 minutes

Scheme of Examination:



Paper- I :

Subject Questions & Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30
Language I 30
Language II (English) 30
Mathematics 30
Environmental Studies 30
Total 150

Paper II:



Subject Questions & Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30
Language I 30
Language II (English) 30
Mathematics/ Science/Social Studies/Any other Teacher 60
Total 150

Minimum qualifying marks:

  • General Category: 60% and above
  • BC Category: 50% and above
  • SC/ST/Differently abled & Ex-Servicemen: 40% and above

Application Fee: Rs.250/-

How to apply for APTET 2018 Exam?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position in online from 18 December 2017 to 1 January 2018.

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To Apply: Click here (Online application available from 18 December 2017)

APTET 2018 Exam date schedule: Click here

Important dates:

  • APTET Recruitment 2018 Release Date: 14.12.2017
  • Online submission of application through website: 18.12.2017 to 1.1.2018
  • Online Mock test availability: 8.1.2018
  • Download Hall Tickets: 9.1.2018
  • APTET 2018 Exam date: 17.1.2018 to 27.1.2018
  • Release Date of Answer Key: 29.1.2018
  • Declaration of APTET Results: 8.2.2018