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21/08/2015

CTET 2015 Exam Pattern – CBSE CTET Exam Pattern Details 2015

CTET 2015 Exam Pattern – CBSE CTET Exam Pattern Details 2015: CTET Part I & Part II Exam Pattern Details is now available for you CTET aspirants. Are you looking for CTET Exam Scheme? Here in the post below we have posted the complete details of CTET Exam pattern 2015. As you know the Central Board of Secondary Education is all set to conduct CTET 2015 exam in September 2015. CTET aspirants now should have a look at CTET September 2015 exam pattern.

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on July 30, 2015 announced the examination schedule for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2015. The CTET exam is conducted by CBSE twice in a year. The examination is scheduled to be held on 20 September 2015.

The candidates who qualify the exam will be appointed as Primary Level Teacher for Classes I to V or Junior Level Teacher for Classes VI to VIII as per their performance in the written examination. Students are strongly advised to read the structure and pattern of the upcoming CTET Sept 2015.

CTET 2015 Exam Pattern:

All questions in CTET test will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), each carrying one mark, with four alternatives out of which one answer will be correct. There will be no negative marking. Each paper will have total 150 multiple choice questions for one mark each.

There will be two papers of CTET:

  1. Paper I will be for classes I to V teachers.
  2. Paper II will be for VI to VIII teachers.


Note: A person who intent to be a teacher for both levels (classes I to V and classes VI to VIII) will have to appear in both the papers (Paper I and II).

CTET Paper-1 Exam Pattern Details:


CTET Exam pattern for its paper I are as follows. 

  1. Child Development and Pedagogy 30 MCQs
  2. Language I 30 MCQs
  3. Language II 30 MCQs
  4. Mathematics 30 MCQs
  5. Environmental Studies 30 MCQs


Standard of questions

The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on educational psychology of teaching and learning relevant to the age group of 6-11 years. They will focus on understanding the characteristics and needs of diverse learners, interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.

The Test items in Language I will focus on the proficiency related to the medium of instruction.

The Test items in language II will focus on the elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities.
Language II will be a language other than Language I. A candidate may choose any one language as Language I and other as Language II from the available language options and will be required to specify the same in the Confirmation Page.

The Test items in Mathematics and Environmental Studies will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of the subjects. In all these subject areas, the test items will be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject prescribed for classes I – V by the NCERT/CBSE.

The questions in the test for Paper I will be based on the topics prescribed in syllabus of the NCERT/CBSE for classes I – V but their difficulty standard as well as linkages, could be up to the Secondary stage.

CTET Paper-2 Exam Pattern Details:



CTET Exam pattern for its paper II are as follows.
  1. Child Development & Pedagogy(compulsory) 30 MCQs
  2. Language I (compulsory) 30 MCQs
  3. Language II (compulsory) 30 MCQs
  4. Mathematics and Science/ Social Science 60 MCQs


Note: Mathematics and Science is for Maths and Science teachers. Social Science is for Social Science teachers. Other subject teachers may opt any one of them.

Standard of questions

The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on educational psychology of teaching and learning, relevant to the age group of 11-14 years. They will focus on understanding the characteristics, needs and psychology of diverse learners, interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.

The Test items in Language I will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction.

The Test items in language II will focus on the elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities.
Language II will be a language other than Language I. A candidate may choose any one language as Language I and other as Language II from the available language options and will be required to specify the same in the Confirmation Page.

The Test items in Mathematics and Science, and Social Studies/Social Science will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of the subjects. The test items of Mathematics and Science will of 30 marks each. The test items will be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject as prescribed for classes VI – VIII by the NCERT/CBSE.


The questions in the test for Paper II will be based on the topics prescribed in syllabus of the NCERT/CBSE for classes VI – VIII but their difficulty standard as well as linkages, could be up to the Senior Secondary stage.