UPTET Application Form 2021

UPTET Application Form 2021:In this article of sarkarijobharat you can find UPTET Application Form 2021 details.

Examination Regulatory Authority of UP, Prayagraj Are Invited to Online Application Form for the Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test UPTET 2021 for Primary and Junior Level Exam July 2021, Those Candidates who Are Interested to the Following UP TET 2021 Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply Online.

UPTET Application Form 2021
UPTET Application Form 2021

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Examination Regulatory Authority of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET 2021)

Important Dates

Notification Issued : 11/05/2021
Application Begin : 18/05/2021
Last Date for Registration : 01/06/2021
Pay Exam Fee Last Date : 02/06/2021
Last Date Complete Form : 03/06/2021
Exam Date : 25/07/2021
Admit Card Available : 14/07/2021
Answer Key Available : 02/08/2021
Result Declared : 20/08/2021
Application Fee

For Paper I Only
General / OBC / EWS: 600/-
SC / ST : 400/-
PH (Divyang) : 100/-

For Both Paper (Junior / Primary)

General / OBC / EWS: 1200/-
SC / ST : 800/-
PH (Divyang) : 200/-
Pay the Examination Fee Through SBI I Collect Fee Mode Debit Card,
Credit Card, Net Banking or Pay the Exam Through
SBI E Challan Fee Mode, Submit Fee Any Branches of SBI
Languages Available: Hindi, English, Urdu, Sanskrit

Eligibility UPTET 2021

Primary LevelBachelor Degree in Any Stream with Passed / Appeared DELED (Final Year) Exam OR
Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with 50% Marks / Master Degree
in Any Subject with B.Ed Degree (Passed / Appearing) OR
Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with 45% Marks / Master Degree
in Any Subject with B.Ed Degree (Passed / Appearing) (As per NCTE Norms) OR
10+2 Intermediate 50% Marks with 4 Year B.ElEd OR
Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with BTC Urdu / Special Degree.
More Details Read Notification.
Junior LevelBachelor Degree / Master Degree with 50% Marks with B.Ed /
B.Ed Special Exam Passed / Appearing (Final Year) OR
Bachelor Degree / Master Degree with BTC Training 2 Year Exam Passed OR
10+2 Intermediate Exam with 50% Marks and B.LEd 4 Year Course OR
10+2 Inter Exam with 50% Marks and B.SC Ed Exam Passed
Bachelor Degree in Any Stream with 45% Marks / Master Degree
in Any Subject with B.Ed Degree (Passed / Appearing) (As per NCTE Norms) OR
More Details Read Notification.

What is UPTET?

Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) is a state-level exam conducted once a year to enable candidates gain eligibility for primary (Classes 1-5) and upper primary (Classes 6-8) level teachers in the schools of Uttar Pradesh. The exam is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB). UPTET exam is conducted in two shifts for two papers – I and II. UPTET paper-I is conducted for candidates who plan to become teachers of Classes 1-5. On the other hand, UPTET paper-II is for candidates who plan to become teachers of Classes 6-8. Candidates who wish to become teachers of Classes 1-8 need to appear in both the papers. Both the UPTET papers are conducted on the same day in offline mode as pen-and-paper based tests. 

UPTET Exam Highlights

Exam NameUttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET)
Conducting BodyThe Exam Regulatory Authority, Uttar Pradesh on behalf of Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB)
Exam LevelState
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam ModeOffline
Exam Duration150 minutes
LanguageEnglish and Hindi
Exam PurposeFor recruitment of candidates as teachers in schools of Uttar Pradesh
Official Websitehttp://updeled.gov.in

UPTET Eligibility 2021

The basic criteria that candidates need to fulfill in order to meet UPTET 2021 eligibility are:

  • Candidates should clear graduation in any discipline
  • Candidates should be between 18 and 35 years in age
  • Candidates should be citizens of India/Nepal/Bhutan/Tibet

Important UPTET Exam Dates & Events 2021

UPTET exam dates for the next session will be released soon. Check important dates and events for UPTET 2021 exam below:

UPTET EventsUPTET DatesUPTET Salient Features
UPTET notification11-May-2021UPTET 2021 notification will release on
May 11 on the official website.
UPTET application form 18-May-2021UPTET 2021 application form will be released in
online mode on the official website of the exam.
Last date for application fee payment2-Jun-2021Candidates can pay the application fee in online or offline mode.
The UPTET application fee for General category
is Rs 600 and SC/ST category is Rs 400 and for PwD is Rs 100.
UPTET admit card20-Jul-2021UPTET admit card 2021 will be released on the
official website of the exam.
UPTET exam25-Jul-2021The UPTET exam will be held in two sessions on July 25, 2021.  
UPTET preliminary answer key29-Jul-2021The preliminary/draft answer key for UPTET will be
released soon after the conduct of the exam.
Answer key objections2-Aug-2021Candidates will be able to raise objections against the
preliminary answer key (if any) by paying a fee of Rs 500 per question. 
UPTET final answer key18-Aug-2021Based on the objections received against the preliminary key,
the final UPTET 2021 answer key will be released on the official website. 
UPTET result20-Aug-2021Based on the final key, UPTET 2021 result will be declared on the official website.

UPTET registration trends

In 2019, over 16 lakh candidates registered for UPTET exam as compared to nearly 18 lakh registrations done in 2018. Out of the total applications received in 2019, over 10.5 lakh registrations were done for paper-I and over 5.5 lakh registrations were done for paper-II. 

UPTET registration trends

UPTET Selection Process 2021

UPTET selection process includes the following stages:

  • Written exam: UPTET exam consists of two papers. Paper-I needs to be given by aspirants who plan to teach classes I-V. Paper-II needs to be given by candidates who plan to teach classes VI-VIII. Candidates who plan to teach classes I-VIII need to appear for both the papers.
  • UPTET result: UPTET result is announced by the exam conducting authority on the official website of the exam. Candidates scoring minimum 60 per cent marks in the written test are declared UPTET qualified.
  • UPTET eligibility certificate Candidates qualifying the written test are issued an eligibility certificate by the exam authority. Candidates having the certificate are eligible to apply for teaching jobs in the schools of Uttar Pradesh. The validity of UPTET eligibility certificate is five years.

UPTET 2021 Exam Day Guidelines

The Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is conducted in offline mode as a pen-and-paper based test. Some of the important things that candidates need to keep in mind on the day of UPTET exam are:

  • Candidates must carry at least two ball-point pens of black and blue colour and a pencil to the allotted UPTET exam centre
  • Candidates should carry UPTET admit card to the test centre
  • Along with the admit card, candidates are also advised to carry two passport size photographs and a photo ID proof (PAN card/driving license/voter ID card/passport/Aadhar card/ration card) to the centre
  • Candidates should not carry any study material or electronic gadget such as calculator and digital watch inside the examination hall

UPTET Exam Analysis 2019-20

UPTET 2019-20 was held on January 8, 2020 from 10:00 AM-12:30 PM for paper-I and 2:30-5:00 PM for paper-II. Soon after the exam was over, Shiksha reached out to students to know the difficulty level of both the papers.

UPTET paper-I was of moderate difficulty level. However, as compared to Central Teacher Eligibility Test 2019 (CTET 2019), the paper was harder. The level of UPTET paper-II was also moderate to difficult. As compared to CTET paper-II, the exam was more difficult. 

Over 3.5 lakh candidates qualified the UPTET 2019-20 exam out of the 15 lakh candidates who had appeared for the test. Out of this, 29.74 per cent candidates passed the test for paper-I (primary level) and 11.46 per cent candidates cleared the test for paper-II (upper-primary level).

All candidates qualifying the exam will now be issued UPTET eligibility certificate 2020. The validity of eligibility certificate will be five years. Based on the UPTET eligibility certificate candidates will be able to apply for the post of teacher in the government schools of Uttar Pradesh.

UPTET Exam 2021 FAQs

Q: When will UPTET 2021 notification release?

A: The UPTET notification will release on May 11, 2021 on the official website.  

Q: Is UPTET conducted in online mode?

A: No, UPTET exam is conducted in offline mode as a pen-and-paper based test.

Q: What is the age limit to apply for UPTET exam?

A: Candidates should be minimum 18 and maximum 35 years in age to apply for UPTET exam.

Q: What is the validity of UPTET eligibility certificate?

A: The UPTET eligibility certificate is valid for a period of five years.

Q: How many papers does one need to give to qualify UPTET?

A: Candidates planning to teach classes I-V need to qualify paper-I. Candidates planning to teach classes VI-VIII need to qualify paper-II. Candidates planning to teach classes I-VIII need to qualify both the papers.

Q: How many attempts can a candidate take at UPTET exam?

A: There is no limit on the number of attempts a candidate can take at UPTET exam. This means that if a candidate meets the eligibility criteria for the exam s/he can take the UPTET exam as many times as s/he wants.

Q: Is there any negative marking in UPTET exam?

A: No, there is no negative marking in UPTET exam. This means that candidates are awarded zero marks for an incorrect answer in the exam.

Q: In which language is the UPTET exam conducted?

A: UPTET exam is conducted in English and Hindi languages. This means that candidates can choose to answer in either of the languages in the exam.

Q: How many times is UPTET conducted in a year?

A: UPTET exam is generally conducted once a year.

Q: How does a candidate get a job after clearing the UPTET exam?

A: After a candidate qualifies the UPTET exam, he/she is issued an eligibility certificate. The candidate can apply for different teaching jobs in the schools of Uttar Pradesh on the basis of the UPTET eligibility certificate. It may be noted that UPTET exam is only an eligibility criteria and does not guarantee a job to the candidate. 

Q: How is the UPTET exam centre allotted to a candidate?

A: The UPTET exam centre is allotted to a candidate on the basis of the city preferences mentioned by him/her in the application form.

Q: What is the minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the exam?

A: Candidates should clear graduation from a recognised stream in order to be eligible for the exam.