Rules and Regulations of Eligibility Test For Primary Teachers

Indian government had set some new rules and regulations for becoming a teacher of primary school. The candidates having B.Ed. degree also have to qualify the TET examination which will be valid for 3 years.

New Rules and Regulations of Eligibility Test For Primary Teachers

The Indian Government declares new rules for to be a primary school teacher. The National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) had made guidelines for the new recruitment of teacher for class one to class eight in Government and private schools.

Now all teachers will be appointed in govt. and private schools after qualifying the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) exam. All the states have to take TET exam of candidate before joining of teacher. Only qualified candidates in TET exam would be eligible for teacher in govt. and private school.

These rules and regulations are also compulsory for private school. If any of the private schools appoint any teacher without TET qualified candidate then there are chances of cancellation of school's affiliations from any board. The old teachers of Govt. and private school don't to qualify TET exam for continuation of their job. They will be considered as TET pass candidate if they change their school.

The TET qualifying certificate will be valid for three years only. After complete the three years teachers have to give and qualify TET test again.

All states have to follow this new rule strictly. Those vacancies for teacher would be fulfilled on merit list or interview which has been came before 25th August 2010. This means that if any vacancies for teacher has announced after 25th August 2010 then candidate will not be appointed on merit list. They have to qualify the TET exam.

TET exam will be conducted for three – three hours in two sets.

Syllabus of TET Exam

1) General Knowledge,
2) Creative Interest and
3) Course of B.Ed

Related Articles

Teacher Education And Its Importance

In this article, I have given information about present trend in education in India. In this article, I have also mentioned about good qualities of an ideal teacher. I have also presented that what types of aspects that should be examined by teacher education. In this article, I have presented the courses of teaching education at diploma and degree levels.

Importance of a teacher in the society and information of education

In this resource, I have specified the importance of teacher. State government of Andhra Pradesh has introduced Teacher Eligibility Test(TET) to provide qualitative teachers regarding to Right to Education act(RTE). I have given some rules regarding to RTE in this article. In this article, one can find the details of coming DSC also. I have mentioned the loss of education to students during the period of strike by teachers.

Teachers Our Unsung Heros

This is little dedication to all my teachers who taught me unconditionally and made me a wonderful human being as I am today. I don't have words to thank them when my teachers said"we believe in you, you will definitely make it bigger".I am so proud of my teachers that in this lifetime I will do anything to make them feel that they are and will always be a special person in my life

Teacher's Day On 5th of September

Teacher's day is celebrated as a tribute to contributions made by teachers to the society. Teachers play an important role in everybody's life. Their contributions are price-less. Their words are valuable for our life time.

More articles: Teachers Teacher


  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name: