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KTET 2013 : Teacher Eligibility Test conducted in the State will hereafter be known as Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test (KTET). Notifications regarding the time schedule and other related materials of KTET 2013 will be issued at due course by the Secretary, Pareeksha Bhavan. The same shall be intimated to the public through print and electronic media. The validation for including the TET as a minimum qualification for a person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher is as under.
- It would bring national standards and benchmark of teacher quality in the recruitment process;
- It would induce teacher education institutions and students from these institutions to improve their performance standards;
- It would send a positive signal to all stakeholders that the Government lays special emphasis on teacher quality.
Qualifying in the Teacher Eligibility Test is mandatory to ensure that persons recruited as teachers possess the essential aptitude and ability to meet the challenges of teaching at all levels. A person to be eligible for appointment as a teacher in any of the schools approved by the Department of General Education, Government of Kerala has to qualify the ‘Kerala Teacher Eligibility Test’ (K-TET). This test will be conducted by Pareeksha Bhavan, Kerala in accordance with the guidelines published by State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) Kerala and such other Rules/Regulations/Instructions/Policies laid down by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE)/Department of General Education/Government of Kerala.
KTET 2013 Eligibility : The tests will be for four categories – Category I, Category II, and Category III & Category IV. All individuals, who possess minimum educational qualifications as delineated for each category, are eligible to appear the tests.
The test is for:
- Those who intends to be a teacher for Lower Primary classes and fulfills the minimum educational qualification (Category I)
- Those who intends to be a teacher for Upper Primary classes and fulfills the minimum qualification (Category II)
- Those who intends to be a teacher for High School classes and fulfils the minimum qualification (Category III)
- Those who intends to be a teacher up to Upper Primary classes and fulfills the minimum qualification. For Specialist teachers and Physical Education teachers, K-TET is applicable up to High School level (Category IV).
KTET 2013 Qualifying Marks : A person who scores 60% or more in the K-TET examination will be considered ‘KTET passed’ or ‘K-TET qualified’. This will be the qualifying marks for all categories. There shall be no negative marks for the test.
KTET 2013 Age Limit : There is no age limit prescribed for candidates appearing for K-TET.
KTET 2013 Medium of Question Papers: Questions for Category I, II and IV (except for languages) will be bilingual i.e. both in Malayalam and English. Question for Category III will only be in English (except for languages).
KTET 2013 Fee for Examination : The Exam fee for each category is Rs. 500/- (Five Hundred only). The fee for SC/ST and differently able categories is Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred and Fifty only).
Candidates have to remit the Exam Fee in cash in the Account No. 67186142559 Kerala TET, in favour of the Director, SCERT, Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram at the select branches of State Bank of Travancore.
KTET 2013 Admit Card : The Admit Card for all eligible candidates will be available in the website of Pareeksha Bhavan from the date which will be announced later through notification in print and electronic media and in the website of Pareeksha Bhavan. No candidate will be admitted to the examination centre unless he/she produces the valid Admit Card.
KTET 2013 Valuation and Declaration of Results : A fully computerized system is adopted for the valuation of the answer scripts using optical mark reader (OMR) for the preparation of the results.
The answer keys of all the papers will be published in the official website of Pareeksha Bhavan immediately after the examination. Complaints if any from candidates, regarding the answer keys may be send to the Secretary, Pareeksha Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram in writing within 5 working days from the date of publication of the answer keys. Complaints not substantiated with supporting documents will not be considered. Complaints if any, received from the candidate will be placed before a panel of experts constituted by the Secretary, Pareeksha Bhavan, and the decision of the experts shall be final. Complaints received after five working days from the date of publication of keys will not be entertained.
The Secretary, Pareeksha Bhavan is authorized to exclude from evaluation of any question/s found to be wrong or question/s with answers not appropriate as recommended by the panel of experts. When question/s is/are excluded from evaluation the mark/s allotted to that question/s will also be excluded from evaluation.
Since the valuation will be made error free under the above system, there is no provision for revaluation or rechecking of the answer scripts or recounting of the marks scored.
The details of the marks and the eligibility status secured by all the candidates appeared for K-TET will be published in the website of Pareeksha Bhavan. Those candidates declared ‘passed’ shall produce the required documents for verification and for the issue of K-TET certificate.
KTET 2013 Award of Certificate : Candidates who are declared ‘qualified’ will be awarded a certificate by the Secretary, Pareeksha Bhavan, Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram on behalf of Govt. of Kerala, after verification of the original qualification certificates. The ‘qualified’ candidates should submit the original qualification certificates to the District Education Officer concerned for verification. The date of submission of the original qualification certificates to the concerned District Educational Officers will be intimated later through media after the publication of the result. Separate certificates will be awarded to those candidates who appear and qualify for more than one category. However, the statement of marks of all the candidates appearing in K-TET shall be made available on the website of Pareeksha Bhavan.
KTET 2013 Helpdesk Number :
- General Information: 0471 2546823
- Technical Information: 0471 2546832 & 0471 2546833
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