UPTET 2020: The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) will release UPTET 2020 notification on October 31, 2020. Online application for the same to be available from November 1 to 20, 2020 at updeled.gov.in and the exam will be held on January 8, 2021.
Uttar Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test (UPTET 2020) comprises of 2 papers. Paper 1 is for primary teachers (classes I-V), whereas paper 2 is for junior level teachers (classes VI-VIII). The candidates can appear in any 1 paper or both the papers depending upon their wish.
Lets start with the discussion of important dates for UPTET 2020:
- The UPTET 2020 online application form will be available on the official web portal i.e. updeled.gov.in from November 1 – 20, 2020.
- The admit card for the candidates who submitted the application in the prescribed period of time will be issued on January 1, 2021.
- The UPTET exam will be held on January 8, 2021 after 7 days of release of admit card by the authority.
- The answer key will be released in January 2020 and the final result will be published by the authority in February 2020 through online mode only.
The candidates who are interested to join as a teacher in Uttar Pradesh schools can go through this article to know about UPTET 2020 notification, exam date, eligibility criteria, online application form, syllabus, exam pattern, admit card and result.
UPTET 2020 Notification
The official UPTET 2020 notification is expected to be released on October 31, 2020. The interested and eligible students can fill the UPTET 2020 application form by paying the requisite amount of application fee through online mode only that may be credit card, debit card, net banking. The scorecard validity of the UPTET exam will remain for 5 years.
|Exam Name||UPTET 2020|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|Exam Duration||150 minutes|
|Language||English and Hindi|
|Exam Purpose||Teaching Jobs in schools|
|Exam Date||January 8, 2021.|
UPTET Application form 2020
vThe application form for UPTET 2020 will be available from November 1 to November 20, 2020 through the website updeled.gov.in a 4 step procedure namely online registration, payment of application fee, uploading of the required documents & downloading of the confirmation page. Before initiating the application form filling process, the applicants should be ready with a scanned copy of passport size photograph & signature.
Let us discuss the stepwise procedure of filling the application form:
Step 1 – UPTET 2020 Online Registration
This is the 1st step in filling the application form. First of all the candidates need to go the official website of UPBEB which is upbasiceduboard.gov.in & enter the required details for registration such as name, email id & mobile number of the candidate.
After entering all the details in the space provided, the registration number will be sent to applicant’s registered email id & phone no. The candidates will use that registration no. to login the website.
Step 2 – Payment of Application fee
The candidates need to pay the application fee after the online registration is done by the candidate. The application fee can be paid by online or offline method. The candidates can use credit card, debit card, SBI net banking / Internet banking facility of other banks.
The applicants have to take the printout of e- challan of SBI bank in case application fee through offline mode. Check below the application fee for paper 1 & 2:
|Category||One Paper (in ₹)||Two Papers (in ₹)|
Steps 3 – Uploading of documents & filling the application form
The candidates now have to fill the entire application form very consciously. The details asked in the application forms will include, name, gender, category, academic details, and correspondence address of the respective candidate.
The applicants now have to upload the scanned document such as signature & passport size photograph of the candidate. The candidates should go through the form once or twice to eliminate any scope of error. After that submit the application form by hitting the submit tab present at the bottom of the page.
Step 4 – Printout of application
After successful submission of the application form, the candidates are required to take the printout of it to save it for further proceedings
UPTET Correction window
In case the candidate finds that he/she has made certain error in the online submitted application form, no need to worry & panic in that case even as the authority will provide a correction window for the candidates. The correction window will open in September only & will remain active for 2 – 3 days only.
While the correction window is open the applicants will be able to make changes but it is considered as the information filled in the application form. After this no other chance will be given to candidates to rectify the errors, have the applicants are advised to have a look at all the filled details & then submit it.
UPTET 2020 Exam Date
|UPTET 2020 Events||Date|
|UPTET 2020 Notification released on||October 31, 2020|
|UPTET 2020 Application Form starts on||November 1, 2020|
|UPTET 2020 Application Form ends on||November 20, 2020|
|Last Date for Making Fee Payment||November 21, 2020|
|Last Date to take application Printout||November 22, 2020|
|UPTET 2020 Admit Card||December 31, 2020|
|UPTET 2020 Exam Date||January 8, 2021|
|UPTET Answer Key release date||January 14, 2021|
|UPTET Result 2020-21||February 8, 2021|
Let us look at the UPTET 2020 exam date and all important dates.
- The UPTET application form 2020 will be released through online mode on November 1, 2020 at updeled.gov.in & the applicants will be able to submit the application form till November 20, 2020.
- UPTET exam date 2020 for paper 1 and paper 2 is out. UPTET exam will be held on January 8, 2021.
- UPTET 2020 admit card to be out on January 1, 2021.
- UPTET Result 2020 for both papers are expected to be out in the month of February 2021.
- Selected candidates will get eligibility cerfificate with scorecard that valid 5 years.
UPTET 2020 Eligibility
Eligibility criteria for UPTET 2020 – The candidates who satisfy the following criteria will be eligible for the primary & secondary teaching job
I. Age Specification
The candidates should be 18 years of age. The maximum age limit varies with the category of the applicant, OBC candidates, SC/ST & physically challenged candidates is 35 years, 40 years & 45 years respectively.
II. Educational Qualification
Primary teachers (class 1 to 5):
- The interested candidates have graduation degree in hand or studying in 2nd year of BTC or passed the BTC from the institute affiliated to NCTE.
- The aspirants who are studying in final year of DEd in an institute recognized by RCI.
- The candidates who after completing their graduation are studying or passed diploma in teaching from Aligarh Muslim University.
- The candidates studying in final year of B.E.L.E.D.
Upper primary teachers (Class 6 to 8):
- The candidates must have score 50% marks in 12th standard examination.
- The candidates must have graduation degree or must be studying in 2nd year of BTC in an institute affiliated to NCTE.
- Candidates who got 50% marks in graduation / post-graduation & done BED or doing B.ED in an institute affiliated to RCI.
- The applicants after completing their 12th class & scored 50% & after that completed or studying in B.ED.
- The candidates who are passing or have passed B.S.C.ED.
The candidates should be the citizens of India in order to apply UPTET 2020.
UPTET Admit Card 2020 Download
UPTET admit card 2020 to be out on January 1, 2021. To download UPTET admit card 2020, candidates should visit the official website updeled.gov.in and there needs to Registration ID and One Time Password. Below are steps to download UPTET 2020 admit card:
- Go to the official website – updeled.gov.in.
- Next, Click on download UPTET admit card 2020 for paper 1 or paper 2.
- Enter your UPTET Registration ID and One Time Password.
- Then click on “submit” button.
- Your UPTET admit card 2020 will be generated, download it and also take a print out of the same.
UPTET 2020 Syllabus and Exam Pattern
UPTET Syllabus 2020 for Paper 1: The paper will be held on pen & paper based mode and Hindi & English language will be used only. A total of 150 objective type questions will be asked & each question will be of 1 mark. There is no provision of negative marking in the exam. There be 5 sections in the paper 1 viz child Development & pedagogy, Mathematics, language 1, Language 2 & Environmental studies. Each section will be having so MCQ of 30 marks.
|UPTET 2020 Topics||No of Questions||Marks|
|Child Development and Pedagogy||30||30|
|Language I (Hindi)||30||30|
|Language II (English/ Urdu/ Sanskrit)||30||30|
UPTET Syllabus 2020 for Paper 2: The paper 2 will be held in offline mode, Hindi & English being the medium of examination. There will be 4 sections in the exam viz child development & pedagogy, Language 1, Language 2, Science & Mathematics or Social science. The 1st 3 parts i.e. Child development & pedagogy, language 1 & language 2 will be having 30 MCQs each & that are of 30 marks. The 4th section i.e. science & maths / Social science will contain to MCQs of 60 marks. Hence the total questions will be 150 & the total marks will also be 150. The aspirant will be given +1 mark for every correct response & there is no provision of negative marking in the exam.
|UPTET 2019 Topics||No of Questions||Marks|
|Child Development and Pedagogy||30||30|
|Science and Mathematics (OR)Social Science||60||60|
UPTET Result 2020
The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) will declare UPTET Result 2020 for Paper 1 and Paper 2 on February 8, 2021. Candidates can get their result by entering Registration ID and One Time Password at updeled.gov.in. Here is the step by step process to check UPTET result 2020-21 and download scorecard as well.
- Visit the official website of UPTET 2020 i.e. updeled.gov.in
- Click on Check UPTET Result 2020 for Paper I & II
- Now enter your Registration ID and One Time Password, and click on the Submit button.
- Your rank position along with secured marks will be displayed on the screen.
- Finally, take a print out of the result along with scorecard for the reference purpose.
UPTET answer key 2020
UPBEB will release the answer key for UPTET 2020 in January 2020. Candidates will be able to download the official answer key by paying a visit to the official website i.e. updeled.gov.in. The candidates have to click on the link of Answer key of UPTET 2020 & the key will be shown on the computer screen. In case of any discrepancy in UPTET answer key, candidates can challenge it by sending a valid proof to the email ID.
UPTET 2020 Official answer key will be released for paper 1 & 2 separately. Now after going through the challenges raised by the candidates, the authority will release the final answer keys in January 2020. The final result will be declared on the basic of this answer key. The decision of UPBEB for the challenges submitted by the candidates will be final.
By seeing the UPTET answer key the candidates will be able to tele their answers & estimate their score before the declaration of result. For exact scores, the candidates need to wait for final result that will be out in August 2020.
The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) will also provide scorecard with validity of 5 years for the selected candidates in the UPTET exam based on cut off marks by category.
UPTET 2020 – FAQ
When will UPTET 2020 notification Release?
UPTET 2020 notification to be released on October 31, 2020 and application form will available from November 1, 2020 to November 20, 2020. UPTET 2020 exam date is January 8, 2021.
What is the validity of UPTET eligibility certificate?
UPTET eligibility certificate is valid for 5 years, that can be used to apply for primary and elementary school teacher.
When is UPTET 2020 exam will be held?
UP Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has released UPTET 2020 exam date, which will be held on January 8, 2021.
Is there Negative Marks in UPTET 2020?
UPTET 2020 exam neither have negative marks nor give marks for incorrect answers. UPBEB conducts this exam once in a year in both English and Hindi languages.
What is the Age Limit for UPTET 2020?
UPTET 2020 age limit is 18 to 35 years for general category candidates at the time of registration. However, there is no limit to give this exam, so one can attemp as many times as they can.
How to get UPTET certificate?
To get UPTET certificate, a candidate need to score 60% marks (55% for reserved category) in the UPTET exam. UPBEB will issue UPTET eligibility certificate to selected candidates based on performance in the exam with 5 years validity.
How to download UPTET hall ticket 2020?
The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) will release UPTET admit card 2020 on January 1, 2021 at updeled.gov.in. Get it by providing Registration ID and One Time Password.
How to Check UPTET Result 2021?
Simply check UPTET Result 2021 and cut off marks by entering your Registration ID and One Time Password at updeled.gov.in.