Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) is a state-level examination, which is held once a year, to complete the recruitment process both for the primary (1-5 class) and for the upper primary (6-8 class) level teachers in the Uttar Pradesh Schools. The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) arranges the UPTET exam. The UPTET 2021 notification will be released on the official website on May 11, 2021. The UPTET 2021 exam date will be on JUly 25, 2021.
The exam is divided into two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2. As per UPTET 2021 Exam Pattern, candidates aspiring to become a teacher of classes 1–5 need to take Paper 1, whereas Paper 2 is meant for those who want to become a teacher of classes 6–8. To teach students of all classes, i.e. 1-8, one needs to appear for both Paper 1 and 2. The exam duration of UPTET 2020 is 2 hours 30 minutes for each paper. It is an offline pen-paper based test of 150 marks having 150 multiple-choice questions of 1 mark each without any provision of negative marking. UPTET 2021 Syllabus includes Child Development and Teaching Methodology, Language 1 and 2, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, Science and Social Studies.
The key points about UPTET 2021 exam are highlighted below:
|Exam Name||Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test|
|Conducting Body||Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB)|
|Exam Level||State Level|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Eligibility Criteria||Graduation and Teacher training diploma|
|Purpose of Exam||Issue of Eligibility Certificate|
UPBEB will soon announce Official UPTET 2021 Exam Dates, meanwhile, candidates can check tentative exam dates as mentioned below:
|UPTET Events||UPTET Dates|
|UPTET notification||May 11, 2021|
|UPTET application form||May 18, 2021|
|Last date for application fee payment||June 2, 2021|
|Printout of the completed application form||June 1, 2021|
|UPTET admit card||July 14, 2021|
|UPTET exam||July 25, 2021|
|UPTET preliminary answer key||July 29, 2021|
|Answer key objections||till August 2, 2021|
|UPTET final answer key||To be announced|
|UPTET result||To be announced|
UPTET has two sets of applicants - Applicants for Primary Teachers (Classes 1 to 5) and Applicants for Upper Primary Teachers (Classes 6 to 8).
UPTET 2021 Nationality: The aspirants who are belonging to India/ Nepal/ Tibet/ Bhutan, are eligible for the exam.
UPTET 2021 Age Limit: The age of the applicant must be between 18 Years and 35 Years. Candidates who belong to reserved categories would be given age relaxation as per the norms prescribed by the government.
UPTET 2021 Educational Qualification: The educational qualification both for the paper I and II are different. To know more about the UPTET 2021 Eligibility Criteria, click here.
The UPTET 2021 application form can be filled in online mode only. Go through the following steps:
Step 1 – UPTET 2021 Registration
Step 2 – UPTET Application Fee Payment
Step 3: Fill the UPTET Application form 2021
Step 4: Upload the scanned image and signature to complete the application form fill up process
To know more about the UPTET 2021 Application Form Fill up, click here.
The UPTET 2021 admit card will be available online mode only at the official website of UPTET. Candidates have to login at updeled.gov.in with their registration number and password to download the admit card.
UPTET 2021 will be conducted in two separate papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 will be conducted for candidates applying for the appointment of a teacher for classes 1 to 5. Whereas, Paper 2 will be conducted for the appointment of the teacher for classes 6 to 8.
Also Check UPTET Syllabus
|UPTET Paper 1 (Class I-V) Solved Papers||Vidya Prakashan Mandir Ltd|
|UPTET for Paper 1 Primary Level (Class I to V) Guide||Ramesh Publishing House|
|UPTET - Paper 1 class I - V (15 Practice Sets)||G.K. Publications Private Limited|
|15 Practice Sets UPTET Paper 1 (Class I-V)||Arihant Publications|
|UPTET Uttar Pradesh Sikshak Patrata Pariksha Paper 1 Practice Sets||Vidya Prakashan|
|UPTET Paper 2 Class VI - VIII (MATHS & Science) 15 Practice Sets||G.K. Publications Private Limited|
|UP-TET: Paper 2 Upper Primary Level for Social Studies Teachers Guide||Ramesh Publishing House|
|Guide UPTET Paper 2: Class VI - VIII Social Studies||G.K. Publications Private Limited|
|UPTET Paper 2 (Class VI-VIII) Vigyan & Ganit Chapertwise Solved Papers||Vidya Prakashan Mandir Ltd|
|UPTET Uttar Pradesh Shikshak Patrata Pariksha Paper 2||Arihant Publications|
The official UPTET 2021 Answer Keys will be released before the result declaration.
The steps to check UPTET Result are:
UP Basic Education Board releases cut off based on certain criteria defined within the board. The cut off as decided is as follows:
UPTET Eligibility Certificate is valid for 5 years. Eligibility Certificate can be taken from the district education board by providing a copy of UPTET Admit Card and Photo Identity Card.
Ques. Is the UPTET exam conducted in the online mode?
Ans. No the UPTET exam will be conducted in offline mode, it is a pen and paper based exam.
Ques. What is the age limit of applying for the UPTET 2021 exam?
Ans. The maximum age limit of the candidates should be 35 years for applying the UPTET 2021 exam.
Ques. What is the validity of the UPTET Eligibility certificate?
Ans. The UPTET eligibility certificate will be validated for five years.
Ques. Is there any negative marking in the UPTET Exam?
Ans. No the candidates will not be negatively mark in case of wrong answers.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.