TNTET Result 2021, Answer Keys, Cutoff and Eligibility Certificate

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Jun 11, 2021

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TNTET Result 2021 for Paper-I and Paper-II will be released 2-3 months after the exam is conducted. Candidates can download the result at the official portal of the Teachers Recruitment Board  –

The Union Education Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishak has tweeted that the TNTET certificate will be valid for the lifetime. On the other hand, the result is released in the form of a PDF having candidates’ roll numbers and marks.

  • TNTET Answer Keys are also released on the official website. 
  • Candidates have to download the result PDF and search their roll number to know their marks. 
  • Candidates have to score more than the qualifying marks in order to clear TNTET Exam.
  • After result declaration, the merit list will be prepared and qualified candidates will be issued Eligibility Certificate.
  • Eligibility Certificate is valid for the lifetime and certifies the eligibility of the candidate to be appointed as a teacher in Tamil Nadu Schools.

Latest updates:

  • June 5, 2021: Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) Result Now Valid for Lifetime - Government Announced Read more

Highlights of TNTET Results 2021

TNTET 2021 Result will be declared by Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board
TNTET 2021 Result will be declared at
TNTET Result 2021 will contain Roll Numbers, Marks Obtained, Rank

TNTET Result 2021 Dates

The following table shows all the important events related to TNTET 2021 Result:

Events Dates
TNTET 2021 Exam (Paper-I) To be notified
TNTET 2021 Exam (Paper-II) To be notified
TNTET Tentative Answer Keys Out To be notified
Objections can be raised till To be notified
TNTET Final Answer Keys Out To be notified
Declaration of TNTET Result 2021  To be notified

Check TNTET 2021 Syllabus

How to Check TNTET 2021 Result

The following steps help candidates to check their results of the TNTET 2021 Exam:

Step 1: Visit the official website i.e.

Step 2: Click on the ‘TNTET 2021’ link

Step 3: Select the ‘TNTET 2021 Results’ tab. Candidates will be redirected to another page

Step 4: At the end of the page, click on the ‘Next’ link

Step 5: Click on the ‘Click here for Individual Candidate Query’ tab.

Step 6: Enter your issued TNTET Roll Number

Step 7: Next, check your results, available in the form of scores. Download and take the printout of the result for future reference.

TNTET Answer Keys 2021

TRB, Tamil Nadu will release the tentative answer key for TNTET Paper-I and Paper-II in July 2021. The Board will then release tentative answer keys of TNTET Paper 1 and Paper 2  on which the result is based. With the help of these answer keys, candidates could get an estimated scores in the recruitment exam.

Meanwhile candidates can refer to TNTET Practice Papers to check exam pattern, practice model questions from every topic, and better understanding of the questions’ trends.

TNTET Result and Answer Keys PDFs

TNTET 2019 Results and Final Answer Keys PDFS for paper 1 and 2 are available here:  

Papers Result Final Answer Keys TNTET Provisional Answer Keys
Paper 1 Download Download Download
Paper 2 Download Download Download

TNTET Answer Keys Objections/ Challenge

Candidates having objections to tentative answer keys could send their representations along with supporting materials in the prescribed format to TRB.

  • The representations may be sent through post or may be dropped in the Box provided at Teachers Recruitment Board’s Information Centre.
  • Acceptable Supporting Material: Only standard books/textbooks can be provided as evidence. Guides, correspondence course materials and non-standard books are not permissible.
  • Any objections and materials produced beyond the stipulated time will not be entertained.
  • On consideration of such objections, final answers would be published by TRB and the same will be the final answer key.
  • No independent orders either accepting or rejecting the objections of the candidates will be passed. Only a final answer key will be published.
  • Constitution of experts to consider the objections cannot be questioned by the candidates.

Steps to Download TNTET 2021 Answer Key

Step 1: Visit the official website of TNTET i.e

Step 2: On the homepage, click on the ‘TNTET Answer Keys’ link

Step 3: Click on the ‘Tentative Key Answers’ tab.

Step 4: Save and check the answer keys.

Step 5: In case, you have any objections related to the keys, there is a provision to raise a challenge against the same.

TNTET 2021 Merit List

  • On the basis of the candidate’s score in TNTET, a merit list will be prepared.
  • They will be ranked on the merit list according to their scores.
  • Merit is released online on the official website.
  • Merit list will also be published category wise.
  • According to the candidates rank in the merit list, they will be called for certificate verification and then for an interview.

Check TNTET 2021 Pattern

TNTET 2021 Eligibility Certificate

  • Candidates qualifying TNTET 2021 by scoring the marks above the prescribed cutoff by TRB, Tamil Nadu will be issued a certificate of Eligibility.
  • This certificate declares that the candidate has qualified the exam and is eligible for recruitment as teacher in schools of Tamil Nadu. 
  • Also, this certificate does not ensure the appointment of any candidate.
  • The validity of this certificate is the lifetime of the qualified candidate. Candidates if lose or damage this certificate then they can apply for the duplicate by paying fees.
  • For Paper II: Eligible person who secures 60% or more in the TET Paper-II examination will be considered to have passed TET Paper-II. These will be the qualifying marks for the candidates of all the categories. However, relaxation of 5% marks has been provided by the government for BC, BC(M), MBC/DNC, SC, SC(A), ST and PWD candidates.
  • TET qualification is one of the eligibility conditions for an appointment. 

TNTET 2021 Cutoff

TNTET Cutoff is the minimum marks that a candidate needs to score in order to participate in the proceeding rounds. The qualifying marks are released after the declaration of results. As compared to last year, the cutoff for TNTET 2021 is expected to witness an upward trend.

Cut off marks will be decided on the basis of various following factors:

  • Total number of candidates appearing for the exam
  • The difficulty level of the paper
  • Number of Vacancies
  • Reservation Norms

The following table shows the expected TNTET 2021 cut off marks on the basis of the candidate’s category:

Category Subject
Tamil English Maths Science Social Science
OC 105 105 105 105 120
BC + BCM 105 105 105 105 105
MBC 105 105 105 90 105
SC + SCA 105 90 90 90 105
ST 90 90 90 90 105

Note: TNTET 2021 Admit Card should be preserved until the board issues the eligibility certificate.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


chithai m
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Chithai, result for tier 1 and tier 2 have been declared on Aug 21, 2019. Candidates may check the result from the official website (