HPTET: Result, Answer Keys, Cutoff and Eligibility Certificate

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Mar 19, 2021

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HPTET Result 2020 has been announced on September 29, 2020. Candidates can download HPTET Result at the official website - by logging in with their HPTET Application Number or Roll Number.

  • HPTET Results are declared in the form of scorecard containing candidate’s details, marks obtained, rank and qualifying status.
  • Candidates need to obtain at least 60% marks (50% for OBC/ SC/ ST/ Pwd) in order to qualify the exam.
  • Candidates qualifying the exam will be considered eligible for the subsequent recruitment process.
  • HPTET 2020 answer key has been released. Check details here

HPTET 2020 is conducted by Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education for recruitment of Trained Teachers in government, government-aided and private schools in Himachal Pradesh. A total of 57,248 candidates registered for the exam, 52,542 appeared and 14053 exam takers qualified HPTET November 2020.

HPTET 2020 Results Highlights 

The key points regarding HPTET Results are highlighted below:

Release of HPTET Result 2020 January 20, 2020
HPTET Results will be declared by Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education
Results will be declared at
HPTET Result Format Scorecard
Credentials required to download result Application number and Password
HPTET Results will display Candidate’s details, marks, rank and qualifying status

Steps to Check HPTET 2020 Result

The result is available at since January 20, 2020.

  • Log on to the official website of H.P. Board of School Education 
  • Click on the Results option displayed at the right corner of the page
  • Fill in your Application ID or Roll number in the results portal.
  • Your result will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download HPTET Scorecard PDF for future reference.

Download HPTET Question Papers

Details on HPTET Scorecard 2020

Candidate’s details along with marks in each section will be displayed on the score card of HPTET 2020. The scorecard will contain the following details – 

  • Subjects
  • Marks secured by the candidates
  • Minimum Qualifying marks
  • Total marks
  • Overall Score obtained by the candidates in the examination
  • Cutoff marks as per category and sections.
  • Candidate’s Status

Note – Candidates are advised to check their scorecards properly as any misprinting or a wrong information will lead to issues in the recruitment procedure. 

HPTET 2020 Answer Keys (Released)

  • HPTET Answer keys for the exams held on November 10, 12, 17 and 24, 2020 have been published at the official website.
  • Candidates can challenge the keys by submitting objection and written proof via email to or fax to 01892-225419 or 222817.
  • The objections can be submitted by hand as well to the board on any working day.
  • The facility to challenge the answer keys is open till December 14, 2020.
  • After verifying the challenges, HPBOSE will release final answer keys which cannot be challenged and the result is also based on the same.
  • The HPTET 2020 conducted in August Answer key has also been published and candidates can challenge it till September 16, 2020.

HPTET Answer Keys November 2019

Download HPTET November 2020 Answer Keys from below links:

HPTET Answer Keys Download Here (Provisional Answer Key)
HPTET Urdu Answer Key Download
HPTET Arts Answer Key Download
HPTET LT Answer Key Download 
HPTET Punjabi Answer Key Download
HPTET Shastri Answer Key Download
HPTET D.el.ed Answer key Download
HPTET Medical Answer Key Download
HPTET Non-Medical Answer Key Download

Steps to Download HPTET Answer Keys

HPTET 2020 Answer Keys are available to download at the official website. Candidates can follow the below mentioned steps to download the answer keys.

  • Log onto the official website of HPTET
  • Go to the link which says, “Download Answer Key” choose Paper 1, 2, 3, 4 & Set A, B, C, D
  • Click on the download button which will automatically download the file in PDF format
  • Compare your responses with the answer keys and estimate your tentative scores.

Check HPTET 2020 Exam Pattern 

HPTET Cutoff/ Qualifying Marks 2020

HPTET Cutoff is the minimum marks required to qualify the exam. It is the minimum standard set by HPBOSE that must be met by candidates in order to become eligible for reqruitment as teachers. The qualifying marks vary depending on candidate’s category:

Category HPTET Qualifying Marks
General 60%
OBC 50%
SC 50%
ST 50%
PWD 50%

Those applicants who do not meet the cutoff will not be qualified to participate further in the recruitment process. Following is the pass percentage for HPTET from last sessions:

HPTET November 2020 Pass Percentage

Name of the TET Exam Registered candidates Appeared candidates Passed candidates Pass percentage
J.B.T. 11198 10488 5922 56.46
Shastri 2466 2280 782 34.30
TGT (Non-Medical) 8516


3434 43.65
Language Teacher 5876 5350 907 16.95
TGT (Arts) 22822 20765 2611 12.57
TGT (Medical) 6064 5620 288 5.12
Punjabi 234 128 74 57.81
Urdu 72 43 35 81.40
Total 57,248 52,542 14,053 26.74

HPTET June 2020 Pass Percentage

Name of the TET Exam Total Appearing candidates Appeared candidates Passed candidates Pass percentage
J.B.T. 13158 12304 4626 37.60
Shastri 2703 2512 553 22.01
TGT (Non-Medical) 8690 8076 1063 13.16
Language Teacher 6686 6115 2141 35.01
TGT (Arts) 26867 24892 5187 20.84
TGT (Medical) 6044 5688 509 8.95
Punjabi 355 305 87 28.52
Urdu 78 64 8 12.50
Total 64581 59956 14,174 23.64

HPTET Merit list 2020

HPTET Merit list will be prepared by Himachal Pradesh Board on the basis of scores obtained by the candidates in the exam. Candidates will be called for final selection and document verification process. The list specifies the name of the candidates, exam dates, number of appearing candidates, number of qualified candidates and the pass percentage.

HPTET 2020 Selection Process

All the successful candidates will be shortlisted to appear in the document verification for recruitment process. This process is managed by Himachal Pradesh Board of School education to further the selection process of teachers.

Candidates will have to submit the following documents at the time of selection process to complete the verification process-

  • Scorecard of HPTET 2020
  • Marks sheet of qualifying examination
  • Community certificate (In case of SC/ ST only)
  • HPTET 2020 Admit card
  • Nativity Certificate
  • Result Copy of Himachal Pradesh Teacher’s Eligibility Test
  • Candidates' domicile-certificate
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.