Chhattisgarh Teacher Eligibility Test, commonly known as CGTET, is conducted by Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CPEB). The exam is divided into two parts: Paper 1 and Paper 2. Each paper is conducted in two shifts. In addition, Paper 1 is for primary section teachers, and Paper 2 is for higher section teachers.
|Conducting body name||Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CPEB)|
|Exam Name||Chhattisgarh Teacher Eligibility Test (CGTET)|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year or as per the vacancies|
|Recruitment Stages|| Paper 1 (Classes 1 to 5 )|
Paper 2 (Classes 6 to 8 )
|Exam Duration||2 hours 30 minutes|
|Language||English and Hindi|
|Exam purpose||Recruitment of teachers in Chhattisgarh government schools for classes 1 to 8.|
The notification for 2023 is likely to be released soon. The CGTET notification 2023 will contain key test-related information such as exam dates, events, application details, eligibility, and the selection procedure. Before applying for the exam, candidates must read the announcement attentively. We have attached the previous year’s notification for reference:cg-tet-notification
The main part of any exams is the dates the conducting body releases. The exam date for CGTET 2023 will be released by the CPEB. Following are the CGTET events to help the candidates in knowing the further details:
|Notification||To be notified soon|
|Application Start Date||August Last Week|
|Application Last date||September First Week|
|Exam Date||September 2023 (Tentative)|
|Admit Card date||To be notified soon|
|Results||To be notified soon|
Interested candidates can apply for the CGTET exam when notification will be released by CPEB. Candidates must fill out an online CGTET application form on the official website by entering basic information, uploading photos, and paying the CGTET application costs are all part of the online application process.
The application form for CGTET is in online mode. The following step the candidates need to follow to fill out the application form for CGTET 2023:
Candidates can pay for their application online via the official website. No application will be deemed legitimate until the application fee is paid. Check out the details of the application fees for various categories and papers:
|Category||Only Paper l and Paper ll||Both Paper l and Paper ll|
Further are some points given below which will help the candidates in their form-filling process:
The eligibility criteria for the CGTET exam contain two or three main things. They are displayed below for a better understanding of the candidates. Further are the requirements to fill out the application form:
|Exam Level||Educational Qualification|
|Phase 1 (Class 1 to 5)||A candidate who has passed the 12th standard exam with at least 50% marks overall or equivalent from a recognized board can apply for the CGTET 2023 exam. |
A candidate who has completed a bachelor’s degree, i.e., B.SC/ BA/ B. Ed. degree with at least 50% marks overall, is eligible to apply for the CGTET 2023 exam.
A candidate who has a graduation degree with a two years diploma in Elementary Education or a 2-year Diploma in Special Education is eligible to apply for the CGTET 2023 exam.
|Phase 2 (Class 6 to 8)||A candidate should have graduation above 45% marks with at least 50% marks in any graduation or appearing in the 1 year of B.Ed. Or, A candidate must have a bachelor in education according to the NCTE (Recognition norms and procedure) regulation issues from time to time in this regard. Or, The candidates who have completed their higher secondary education with 50% above marks for any kind of graduation such as BSc or B.Ed. Or, It is compulsory to have graduated with at least 50% of marks or has done bachelors in education pedagogy.|
As there is no Age Limit, Age is not a barrier to applying for the CGTET exam.
Any Indian citizen can apply and take the CGTET 2023 exam.
The CGTET admit card will be released a few days before the exam. As of now, the official notification of the CGTET exam 2023 is not published yet. However, it is expected that the official notification will be released soon. The authority will release the admit card date on their official website.
The admit card is an important document that candidates carry with them when they are in the exam room. All the essential details like name, photo, date of birth, father’s name, name of the exam center, date of the exam, time duration of the exam, sex, etc., are mentioned on the admit card. A candidate without an admit card cannot enter the exam room.
Here is a step-by-step guide for the candidates to easily download the admit card CGTET Exam 2023 Admit Card from the official website.
The eligible candidates can download their admit cards by following the below process.
The exam center is the place where the paper 1 and paper 2 exams are conducted. All applicants must provide 4 choices for their examination center from the table below. The exam center of a particular candidate will be mentioned on the admit card. The candidate needs to be present at the mentioned exam center on the exam day before the time mentioned on the admit card. Here are all the exam centers for CGTET 2023 exam.
|Jagdalpur||Raigarh||Baloda Bazar||Janjgir – Champa|
|Mahasamund||Bemetara||Rajnandgaon||Gaurela Pendra Marwah|
The exam pattern of the Chhattisgarh Teacher Eligibility Test is the same for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. It is conducted by the Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board(CPEB) and the guidelines are provided by the NCTE.
The CG TET exam syllabus contains various subjects. CPEB, which is known as Chhattisgarh professional eligibility board is going to conduct the CG TET test for both lower and upper standards teachers. The candidates need to know the syllabus before applying for the exam. Moreover, the syllabus is different for lower and upper-standard teachers. Therefore, there will be a test in two shifts. Paper 1 includes the teachers who teach from class 1 to class 5. In addition, paper 2 is for class 6 to class 8 teachers.
So, the list of subjects that are coming in each paper will be displayed in the other tables. The candidates are requested to check them out for their preparation knowledge and CG TET syllabus.
|Subjects||Topics||Number of questions|
|Hindi||Character idea (वर्ण विचार).|
Word idea (शब्द विचार). Word form (शब्द रचाना). Post and post–Distinction (पद व पद- बेद). Sentence introduction (वाक्य परिचय). Composition (रचना). Children’s linguistic abilities and their development (बच्चो की भाषाई क्षमता अवं उनका विकास). Evaluation (मूल्यांकन).
|Child development and pedagogy||Dimensions of development.|
Learning and cognitive development. Introduction to child development. Children with special needs.
|English||Pedagogy of language. Reading comprehension. Unseen passages. Grammar. Vocabulary.||30|
|Environmental studies||Environmental studies and classroom activities. The teaching of social studies. Importance of environmental studies. Understanding own environment. Ecological system. Care of one’s own body. Understanding of children in an environment.||30|
|Mathematics||Development nature of mathematics.|
Teaching-learning and evaluation of mathematics. Decimal system. Number system. Simplification. Square root. LCM and HCF. Average. Percentage. Profit and loss. Ratio and proportion volume. Time and distance. Unity law. Speed. Simple interest.
|Subject||Topics||Number of questions|
|Social science (for social science teachers)||Pedagogical issues, History, and culture of Chhattisgarh, Chhattisgarh-its geographical condition and resources, Study of India,|
Earth and its important components, Regulatory exploratory and judicial system, Indian constitution, British period, Mughal dynasty, Bhakti and Sufi movement, Maurya dynasty and Gupta dynasty, Indian culture, and heritage. Indian society.
|Mathematics and Science (for Math and science teachers)||Structure of matter and chemical substances, Electricity, Science and technology, Light sound magnetism, Force and motion, Heat, Living things, Data interpretation and statistics, Triangle, Rectangle, Parallelogram, Trapezium, Cube, Cuboids, Right-circular cylinder, Line and angle, Plane shapes, Time and distance, Ratio and Proportion speed, Compound interest, Simple interest, Profit and loss, Percentage, Algebra, BODMAS, Number system, Nature of mathematics.||60|
|English||Pedagogy of language development, Reading comprehension, Unseen passage, Grammar,|
|Hindi||Character idea (वर्ण विचार), Word idea (शब्द विचार), Punctuation Marks – Major Types (विराम चिन्ह्), Post and post – Distinction (पद व पद- बेद), Sentence introduction (वाक्य परिचय), Composition (रचना), Unread quote (अपठित गद्दांश)|
Teaching linguistic skills (भाषाई कौशलों का अध्यापन)
The CPEB board will release the results of the CGTET exam when the exam is completed. Candidates are advised to check the official website on a regular basis to get further updates.
To be hired as a teacher in a government school in Chhattisgarh, candidates must score more than the CGTET qualifying marks. Candidates with a higher position on the merit list would be given precedence throughout the recruiting process. The board has concluded that 60%, or 90 out of 150, is the minimum qualifying score for the general category. The cut-off marks for the OBC/ PwD category are 50%, or 75, while the cut-off marks for the SC/ ST category are 40% or 60. Candidates who get the required minimum score on the test are deemed qualified.
Check your CG TET qualifying marks in the table below:
|Category||Minimum qualifying percentage||Passing marks|
|OBC (non-creamy layer)||50%||75|
|People with special needs||50%||75|
The CPEB board will release the cut-offs of the CGTET exam 2023 after the exam. As per the cut-offs of the previous year’s exams, an expected cut-off is mentioned in the table below.
|General||60% (or 90)|
|OBC||55% (or 82.5)|
|SC/ ST||50% (or, 75)|
The selection procedure for the CGTET 2023 exam will be based on the merit of the candidates. To get selected, the candidates must first clear the CGTET exam 2023 (either Paper 1, Paper 2, or both). Then the qualified candidates will have to appear for an interview. Afterward, the candidates will be shortlisted for teaching jobs in government schools based on secured marks in the examination.
The Chhattisgarh professional examination board (CPEB) handles the CGTET. However, the salary or the payment is also given by the authority. In addition, it’s divided according to the lower and upper-class teachers. Candidates who are appearing for the Paper 1 exam can be shortlisted in the lower-class posts, and those who are appearing for the Paper 2 exam can be shortlisted in the upper-class posts. The salary for the selected teachers is from 1,18,000 to 4,08,000. The conducting body (CPEB) is on the government’s part.
|Name of the post||Salary range|
|Government teachers (upper-class and lower-class) in Chhattisgarh from class 1 to 8.||Rs. 1,18,000 – 4,08,000|
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The CGTET 2023 is known as the Chhattisgarh teacher eligibility test. Through this CGTET 2023 exam, the Chhattisgarh professional examination board (CPEB) conducts two exams for the recruitment of teachers in the government schools for class 1 to class 8
The Chhattisgarh Teacher Eligibility Test exam 2023 is conducted by the government authority. This authority is known as Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board or CPEB.
There are two papers in the CGTET exam 2023. Those are Paper 1 and Paper 2. The timing or duration given in each paper is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Therefore, a candidate will get 150 minutes to solve the Paper 1 question paper and another 150 minutes to solve the Paper 2 question paper.
There’s no age limit required for the CG TET exam 2023. A candidate of any age can take this CG TET exam 2023. However, to take this exam, a candidate must have the educational qualification mentioned on the official website of the Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CPEB).
The CG TET exam 2023 application fees differ for each category. For general category students, application fees for the Paper 1 exam are Rs. 350, and for Paper 1 and Paper 2 combined is Rs. 600. For OBC category students, application fees for the Paper 1 exam are Rs. 250, and for Paper 1 and Paper 2 combined is Rs. 400. For general category students, application fees for the Paper 1 exam are Rs. 200, and for Paper 1 and Paper 2 combined is Rs. 300.