This is a state level examination.TNTET Notification will also be released in July before the online registration. TNTET Application form will be released by the TRB (Teachers Recruitment Board) on the official website that is trb.tn.nic.in. If candidates want to check full details then they should read this page carefully.
Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board has released TNTET Application Form for recruitment of teachers at the state level. TN Teacher Recruitment Board conducts this exam every year. This year exam is going to be conducted Candidates who would like to pursue a career in teaching field can apply for this exam. Tamil Nadu Teacher Eligibility Test is a golden opportunity for all the individuals who want to apply for teacher’s job.
About TNTET: TNTET is the Tamil Nadu Teacher’s Eligibility Test which is conducted by Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board. This exam is conducted every year for those candidates who want to become a teacher in primary section as well as middle section i.e. Teachers for Class I to V and Class VIth to VII. TNTET is a state level examination which is conducted for candidates to get a certificate of Teacher’s Eligibility Test.
TNTET 2018 Application Form :
Candidates who want to apply online have to visit the official website of Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board i.e. trb.tn.nic.in. This form can be filled online as well as offline. Before filling the form go through all the mentioned instructions and prerequisite information. After that, fill all the necessary details followed by uploading photographs and signature. After the completion of details, attach all the documents supporting regarding Caste, Qualifications, age, experience, chalan, etc. Once you’re over with filling all the details and checking them, submit the form and note down the registration number and password for future reference. Candidates can also fill this form offline from “Head Masters of Government Higher Secondary Schools” by paying Rs.50 in Cash.
TNTET Syllabus :
TNTET Syllabus includes various topics. Though TNTET is conducted in two steps i.e. Prelims and Mains thus the syllabus for both the exam also differs. The TNTET Preliminary Exam Pattern involves topics like Child Development 7 Pedagogy, Tamil, English, Maths, and Environmental Studies & Science while TNTET Mains Exam Pattern includes Tamil, English, Child Development and Pedagogy, Maths & Science, Social Science, etc.
Tamilnadu TET Prelims Exam Pattern
English: Listening which should include factors like Competency, Mode of Transaction, Content, Evaluation, Speaking, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary, Language Functions.
Child Development and Pedagogy: Study of Children’s Profile (Physical, Cognitive), Child’s Social and Emotional Profile, Physical and Intellectual Development, Social and Emotional Development for 6 to 10 years of Age Group, Moral Development in Child, Learning, Types & Levels of Learning, Concepts & Constructs, Factors Contributing to Learning, Learning and Knowledge.
Mathematics: Numbers, Shapes & Figures, Measurements, Data Study, Patterns, Fractional Numbers
Environmental Studies: Animals & Plants, Birds, Day & Night, Small Creatures around the Children, Air, Water, My Body, Food, Man, Matter & Materials, Keeping Healthy and Clean, Science in Everyday, Work, Travelogue, Soil, Tamil (Compulsory Language I)- basics of this language is asked just to test the knowledge of basics of this language.
Tamilnadu TET Mains Exam Pattern
Child Development and Pedagogy Syllabus: Human Growth and Development, Nature of Educational Psychology, Social, Emotional and Moral Development, Cognitive Development, Intelligence & Creativity, Learning, Personality and Assessment, Motivation and Group Dynamics, Guidance and Counselling, Mental Health and Hygiene.
English Syllabus: Listening Instructions, Identification of Text, Reading, Reciting, Appropriate Greetings For Various Occasions, Passage Information Questions, Puzzles & Riddles, Skimming, Scanning, Journal Writing, Letter Writing, Story Formation, Mapping and Summarizing of Content, Spellings, Vocabulary.
Maths & Science Syllabus: Measurements, Number System, Life Mathematics, Algebra, Data Handling, Geometry, Real Numbers, Practical Geometry, Graphs, Health & Hygiene, World of Plants, Life Processes, World of Animals, Matter, Environmental Science, Chemical Changes and Formulation, Matter and Measurement, Exploring the World, Exploring Phenomena, Force and Movement, Applied Biology, My Body, Respiration, Ecology, Exploring Energy, Atomic Structure, Elements & Compounds
TNTET Selection Procedure :
All the applications submitted by various candidates will be scrutinized by TRB Screening Committee. Aspirants who’ll be eligible and suitable for these posts will be issued admit card of paper I. All the candidates who’ll qualify this preliminary exam will be eligible to appear for Examination II. After this process the students who’ll be securing at least 60% marks in Mains will be further called for verification of certificates. In addition to, all of these selected candidates will be provided with TET Certificate which will be valid for 7 years.
- Preliminary Exam
- Mains Exam
TNTET – Eligibility Criteria
Eligibility to Write TET Paper I:
Candidates should possess the following prescribed qualifications to write the Teacher Eligibility Test Paper I.
Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary Course (10+2 Pattern) and Diploma in Teacher Education / Diploma in Elementary Education (Regarding the Candidates who have passed D.T.Ed., from States other than Tamil Nadu, their certificate should be evaluated before Certificate Verification) from a Recognized Teacher Training Institute / DIET and seeking an appointment as Secondary Grade Teacher for classes I to V (except Visually Impaired Candidates) can write Paper I.
Candidates appearing for the Final Year Examination of D.E.Ed. during the current Academic Year are also permitted to appear for Paper I in the Teacher Eligibility Test. Such Candidates should successfully complete the course in the current Academic Year itself and should produce D.E.Ed., Certificate during Certificate Verification; otherwise they shall not be considered for the current year Government recruitment process. However they will be issued with TET certificate after producing D.E.Ed., Diploma Certificate.
Visually impaired candidates are not eligible to write Paper I.
Eligibility to Write TET Paper II:
Candidates should possess the following prescribed qualifications to write the Teacher Eligibility Test Paper II:
Candidates who have passed a Bachelor’s Degree (B.A. /B.Sc. / B.Litt.) with Tamil, English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History and Geography as major subjects in their Degree course or a Degree with any one of the equivalent subjects (Regarding equivalent subjects, Government orders issued prior to the date of this notification alone will be considered) from a Recognized University under 10+2+3 Pattern and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed.) from a Recognized University and seeking an appointment as Graduate Teacher can write Paper II. The candidates with B.Lit., (Tamil) degree should possess either B.Ed. or D.T.Ed. or TPT.
Candidates appearing for the Final Year Examination of B.Ed. during the current Academic Year are also permitted to appear for Paper II in Teacher Eligibility Test. Such Candidates should successfully complete the course in the current Academic Year itself and should produce B.Ed., Certificate during Certificate Verification; otherwise they shall not be considered for the current year Government recruitment process. However they will be issued with TET certificate after producing B.Ed., Degree Certificate.