KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test 2017-18 for Teachers | Last date: 3 December 2017

KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test 2017-18 KTET examination to assess the quality of teacher candidates for Lower Primary, Upper Primary and High School Classes in Kerala.The detailed eligibility and application process of KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test are given in below.



KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility TestKTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test 2017-18:

Job Role Teachers
Qualification B.A/B.Sc/B.Com/B.El.Ed./ B.Sc.Ed./Others
Total vacancies Not Disclosed
Job location Kerala
Last date 3 December 2017
Exam date 28 & 30 December 2017

KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test Detailed Eligibility:

Category I:

  • Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary or (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and two year Trained Teachers’ Certificate TTC / DEd [by whatever name known] conducted by Board of Examination, Govt. of Kerala or its equivalent. OR
  • Higher Secondary/ Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations 2002. 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). OR
  • Other Equivalent qualification.

Category II:

  • B.A/B.Sc./B.Com. and 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education/Trained Teachers’ Certificate TTC / DEd [by whatever name known] conducted by Board of Examination, Govt. of Kerala or its equivalent. OR
  • 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. OR
  • Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) OR
  • 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. OR
  • Other Equivalent qualification.

Category III:

  • BA/BSc/B.Com with at least 45% marks and a B.Ed. Degree in the subject concerned (from any one of the Universities in Kerala or have acquired these qualifications from any other Universities recognized as equivalent thereto). OR
  • 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. OR
  • BA or equivalent with at least 45% marks and who passed in LTTC are eligible to apply.
    OR
  • Other Equivalent qualification.

Category IV:

  • Those who have acquired qualifications for the posts of Language Teachers of Arabic, Hindi, Sanskrit & Urdu (up to Upper Primary level), Specialist teachers & Physical Education teachers as mentioned in Chapter XXXI of KERALA EDUCATION ACT AND RULES are eligible to apply for K-TET- IV. OR
  • Other Equivalent qualification.

Note: Candidates, who have acquired Certificate/ Diploma/ Degree in teaching in any subject, and are approved by Universities/NCTE/ Board of Examinations/ Government of Kerala, are eligible to apply for K-TET-IV.

KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test – Scheme of Examination:

There shall be only one paper in this category. All questions shall be Multiple Choice
Questions (MCQs) each carrying one mark. There will be four alternatives out of which one
will be the correct answer. The total number of MCQs shall be 150.

Category I:

Subject Questions Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Language I-Malayalam/ Tamil/Kannada 30 30
Language II- English/Arabic 30 30
Total 150 150

 

Category II:

Subject Questions Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Mathematics and Science/Social Science/ any other teachers 60 60
Language I-Malayalam/Tamil/ Kannada/ English 30 30
Language II-(Other than Language I) Malayalam/English 30 30
Total 150 150

Category III

Subject Questions Marks
Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning & Teaching Aptitude 40 40
Language: Malayalam/ English/ Tamil/Kannada 30 30
Subject specific areas (Content & Pedagogy) 80 80
Total 150 150

Category IV:

Subject Questions Marks
Child Development, Pedagogy & Teacher Aptitude 30 30
Language Malayalam/English/ Tamil/Kannada 40 40
Subjects specific paper (Content & Pedagogy) 80 80
Total 150 150

Qualifying Marks for KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test:

  • A person who scores 60% or more in the K-TET examination will be considered ‘K-TET passed’ or ‘K-TET qualified’. Relaxation of 5% will be allowed to the candidate who belongs to SC/ST, OBC and differently abled categories. Visually impaired candidates who have not less than 40% of disability are allowed to 10% relaxation for acquiring K-TET.
  • Negative Marks: There shall be no negative marks for the test.

Examination Fee: Rs.500/- (For SC/ST/PWD candidates: Rs.250/-)

Examination dates for KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test:



Category Date of Examination Duration Time
KTET I 28 December 2017 10.00 am – 12.30 pm 2 ½ hrs
KTET II 28 December 2017 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 2 ½ hrs
KTET III 30 December 2017 10.00 am – 12.30 pm 2 ½ hrs
KTET IV 30 December 2017 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm 2 ½ hrs

How to apply for KTET Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test 2017-2018?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position in online latest by 3 December 2017.

For more details & Apply: Click here

Important dates:

  • Submission of Online Application from: 20/11/2017 to 03/12/2017
  • Downloading Admit Card through website: 15/12/2017
  • Date of Examinations: 28/12/2017 and 30/12/2017