UPTET 2021 Notification, Application Form, Exam Dates & Pattern, Eligibility, Result

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Aug 29, 2020

UPTET (Uttar Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test) 2021 will be organized by the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB). This is a state level Teacher Eligibility Test, which is held every year. The aspirants, who are willing to start their career as a teacher, should appear for the entrance test. Through the UPTET 2021 exam, both the primary and Upper primary level will be recruited.

Overview of UPTET 2021

Name of Exam UPTET
UPTET Full Form Uttar Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test
Type of Exam Teachers Eligibility Test
Level of Exam State Level
Organizing Body Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB)
Mode of Application Online Mode
Mode of Exam Offline Mode
Duration of Exam Three Hours
Date of Exam To be announced
Official Website updeled.gov.in
UPTET Exam Dates 2021

UPTET Exam Dates 2021

Event Tentative Date
UPTET Application form available 1st week of November
End to submit the application form 2nd week of November
Application form correction window open 2nd week of November
Admit Card 2nd week of December
UPTET 2021 Exam Date 1st week of January 2021
Availability Answer Key 2nd week of January 2021
UPTET Result Declaration 3rd week of January 2021
Result Date Announced 1st week of February 2021
Selection procedure March 2021
Prepp Test Series
UPTET Eligibility 2021

UPTET Eligibility Criteria 2021

The aspirants should have detailed information about the UPTET Eligibility Criteria 2021 before applying for the exam. Read the following content to know more about the eligibility criteria for both the primary and upper primary level exam.


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Age Limit

  • SC/ST categories aspirants: 18 years to 40 years
  • PH students: 18 years to 45 years
  • OBC: 18 years to 38 years
  • UR: 18 years to 35 years

Eligibility for primary level (Class I to V)

  • The aspirants have to complete their graduation in any stream from any renowned university/college. Or,
  • All the interested candidates should pass the National Teacher Education Parishad from any of the renowned educational organisations. Or,
  • On the other hand, the aspirants should complete the BTCT from any of the recognized institutes by National Teacher Education Council, Uttar Pradesh. Or,
  • The aspirants have to complete two years diploma in education from the Indian Rehabilitation Parishad. Or,
  • If the candidates hold the Tech. degree from any renowned University affiliated by Uttar Pradesh Rashtriya Teacher Education Office/UGC Or,
  • The aspirants will complete the graduate degree from the recognised University and then complete the training in BTC Urdu from Uttar Pradesh.

Eligibility for Junior High School Level (Class VI to VIII)

  • The interested aspirants, who are willing to appear for the exam, should have Bachelor or Master degree from the renowned Institute/University from any affiliated with UGC or NCTE. Or,
  • All the aspirants should get at least 50% marks in senior secondary school level examination (intermediate). Or,
  • If the aspirants have completed the four years degree in Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed), BA/B.Sc.Ed. or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed from the NCTE renowned organization. Or,
  • The candidates, who have completed their graduation or post graduation degree from UGC recognized college/University and secure at least 45% marks, will be eligible to apply for the UPTET 2021 exam.

UPTET Registration 2021 (Online Process)

The first step of appearing the UPTET 2021 exam is the online registration process for completing the name enrollment. In this context, the aspirants have to visit the official website of UPTET. Do not forget to leave blank the ‘*’ columns. You are suggested to pick the preferable district wisely, which is the reflection of their desire.

UPTET Application Form 2021

UPTET Application Form 2021

To fill the UPTET Application Form 2020, the aspirants should follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Open the official website of UPTET 2021 that is www.upbasiceducation.gov.in
  • Go through the notification carefully before filling the form
  • The aspirants should provide all the important details like personal information and academic qualifications etc.
  • Once you provide all the details, the aspirants should submit the scanned copy of the signature and photograph of the candidates.
  • Next, the candidates have to submit the application form.
  • Lastly do not forget to take the print out of the UPTET Application Form 2021 for future reference.

Solve Mock Tests on UPTET Social Studies before the exam

UPTET 2021 Application Fee

  • The students have to pay the application fee either through online or offline mode.
  • The aspirants will have to pay the fee through Debit/Credit cards/SBI Internet Banking/ Internet Banking facilities of other banks.
  • In case of offline payment process, the aspirants have to complete the process through submitting the e-challan of SBI Bank Slip.
  • The fee structure of the UPTET 2021 will be different for different category aspirants.
Category UPTET Application Fee
General Category INR 400
Other Backward Category (OBC) INR 400
Scheduled Tribe (ST) INR 200
Scheduled Caste (SC) INR 200
Physically Challenged Exempted
UPTET Exam Pattern 2021

UPTET Exam Pattern 2021

UPTET 2021 examination will be held in offline mode and the aspirants will have to answer the multiple-choice questions (MCQs). The aspirants will not get any deduction or will not be negatively marked. In addition, the candidates will have to answer 150 questions in both the papers. The weightage of each question will be one mark. There will be four options, among which the aspirants have to choose the correct answer. The UPTET 2021 exam will consist of two papers and these are Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 exam will be organized for appointing teachers for class 1 to class 5, whereas the Paper 2 exam will be held for recruiting teachers for class six to class eight. Go through the following table to know more about the section-wise division:

Exam Pattern for Paper 1

Sections Number of Questions Total Marks
Teaching Methodology and Pedagogy 30 Questions 30 Marks
Comprehension 30 Questions 30 Marks
2nd Language (Anyone from English, Urdu & Sanskrit) 30 Questions 30 Marks
Mathematics 30 Questions 30 Marks
Environmental Studies 30 Questions 30 Marks

Exam Pattern for Paper 2

Sections Number of Questions Total Marks
Child Development, Learning & Pedagogy 30 Questions 30 Marks
1st Language (Hindi) 30 Questions 30 Marks
2nd Language (Anyone from English, Urdu & Sanskrit) 30 Questions 30 Marks
a. Mathematics & Science b. Social Studies/ Social Science 60 Questions 60 Marks

The selection procedure of the aspirants will be completed based on the written test and it will consist of two papers (I and II). To know more, check the UPTET Exam pattern.

UPTET Syllabus 2021

UPTET Syllabus 2021

Syllabus of Paper 1

  • Teaching Methodology, Languages (Urdu/ Hindi/ Sanskrit/ English), Pedagogy, Environmental Studies, Mathematics.
  • Academic psychology of teaching.
  • The aspirants, who are appearing the exam, need to have knowledge about the characteristics of the numerous learners, their attributes and their qualities.

Syllabus of Paper 2

  • Learning and Pedagogy, Child development, Mathematics and Science, Social Studies, Languages (Urdu, Hindi, Sanskrit, English).
  • Educational psychology of Mathematics and Science/ Social Sciences.

Read  UPTET Syllabus 2021

Also, Check  UPTET Previous Years Question Papers

UPTET Admit Card 2021

UPTET Admit Card 2021

To download the UPTET Admit Card 2021, the aspirants have to visit the official website within October 2021. Once the UPTET Admit cats will be downloaded the aspirants will find detailed information like name of the applicant, registration number, date of birth, photographs, exam centre, exam date, timings, etc. The aspirants are requested to carry their admit card along with the other required documents, hall ticket, valid picture of ID proof to the exam centre.

Steps to Download the UPTET Admit Card 2021

  • Once you open the official website, the aspirants have to go through the link ‘UPTET Admit Card 2021’
  • Now, the aspirants have to provide the login credentials such as the password and the registration number.
  • Now the candidates will see the UPTET Admit Card 2021 on the screen.
  • The candidates can download, save and print the documents for future reference.

Check Previous Years Questions papers on Social Studies and practice it before the UPTET 2020 Exam

UPTET Result 2021

UPTET Result 2021

UPTET Result 2021 will be out in the last week of February 2021. Nevertheless, the UPTET Answer Key will also be published by the end of the year. The UPTET Result notification will be released in the newspaper of Uttar Pradesh. However, the result will be announced on the official website of UPTET. To check the result, the aspirants will have to log in with the roll number. To check the result, the aspirants have to follow the below mentioned steps:

  • First open the official UPTET website.
  • Now, click the result link of UPTET
  • Next, the aspirants have to provide the UPTET Roll number for check the result
  • Hence, you can check the score and can save it.
  • It is better to take a copy of the UPTET OMR Sheet and answer sheet. To get the sheet, the candidates have to pay a DD of Rs. 500 per copy in favor of “Secretary, the Examination Controller Officer”. The DD should be dropped to Allahabad Bank.

The aspirants, who will qualify the UPTET exam, will get the eligibility certificate. To qualify the exam, the general aspirants will need to get at least 60% (90/150 marks) and the reserved candidates will require to get at least 55% (82/150 marks) score.

UPTET Cut Off 2021

UPTET Cut Off 2021

The UPTET Cut off 2021 will be listed district wise, separately. To finalize the UPTET Cut off 2021, not only the highest score will be considered, but also the other factors also have influence. Some of these factors are:

  • Total number of aspirants
  • Previous years’ cut-off trend
  • The difficulty level of the exam

To check the UPTET Cut off 2021, the aspirants need to check the following steps:

  • Open the UPBEB official website
  • Select the option ‘UPTET 2021 Cut off marks’
  • Choose the definite district for checking the merit list of district wise
  • Save, download and then print the copy of UPTET Cut off 2021

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