Uttar Pradesh (UP) TET 2018: Form, Notification, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility

Uttar Pradesh (UP) TET 2018 Fill Application form Online

According to the latest notification, the Uttar Pradesh Basic Shiksha Board is going to conduct the UP Teacher Eligibility Test 2018. It is a state level exam for those candidates who want their career as the teachers in schools and shortlisted some eligible candidates for teacher post. Candidates can check the official notification pdf on the official website for more details. The official website is http://upbasiceduboard.gov.in. The exam is conducted for the recruitment of teachers at primary level and upper primary level. So, the candidates those want to be a teacher in future can fill the application form on or before the last date.

UP TET 2018 Updates

The National Council of Teachers Education has recommended the rule to the Ministry in the previous days. The rule is that the private school teachers also have to qualify the Teacher’s Eligibility Test. And thus, the Human Resources Development Ministry has recently ordered the state governments to strictly implement this rule. Actually, the Central Government working to increase the educational level of the students. Hence it is necessary to increase the qualification of the teachers (including private school teachers).

UP TET 2017 has come under scanner after the recent update arrived on 26 October 2017 regarding the multiple correct answers to the same question. This issue is raised by the Dainik Jagran and latest updates is published regarding it goes as under:

TET UP Question Paper Errors

Uttar Pradesh Basic Shiksha Board Allahabad take a typical decision for promotion in upper primary school. The teacher who had passed the UP TET will able to get the promotion. Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board will publish the official notification where applicants are provided all the necessary details about the UP TET 2018.

UP TET update

UP TET update

UP TET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must be a valid citizen of India.
  • Primary Teachers- Paper 1
    • Graduation degree + II Year BTC
    • Graduation degree + Diploma in Education (Special Education)
  • Upper Primary Teachers- Paper 2
    • Graduation Degree
    • Bachelor of Education
    • Sc. Ed.
    • El. Ed.
  • For more information about the eligibility criteria like age, etc.  can download it official notification pdf.

UP TET 2018 Application Form and Fee

The interested and eligible candidates can fill the application form online. The form is available on the official website of Uttar Pradesh Basic Shiksha Board which is as www.upbasiceduboard.gov. There are few simple steps to fill the application form. First of all, candidates will go for online registration. After that, they will pay the application fees. They will also upload the necessary document. After that, they will take the printout of application form for future reference.

CategoryUPTET Application Fee
General CategoryINR 400
Other Backwards Category (OBC)INR 400
Scheduled Tribe (ST)INR 200
Scheduled Caste (SC)INR 200

UP TET 2018 Syllabus and Pattern

Every state in the country conducts the teacher eligibility test for selecting the candidates for the post of teacher. The exam will be held in offline mode. Hence, the paper will be pen and paper mode. The exam will be an objective test. Thus, the exam will have Multiple Choice Questions.

Paper 1:

The Paper 1 will be for selecting the candidates for the class I- V. in 90 minutes, candidates have to solve 150 questions. Each question carries 1 mark. There are total 150 questions in Paper 1 which are distributed in 5 sections. Hence, each section has 30 questions. The total marks for Paper 1 are 150 marks. The candidates will not have any negative marking for giving wrong answers. They will be evaluated only for the correct answers. All these 5 sections are compulsory.

Paper 2:

The paper 2 is for the upper primary level. There are 4 sections in this paper. The paper has total 150 questions. Each question is of 1 marks. Thus, total marks of the paper 2 are 150. The time limit for the exam paper is 150 minutes only. Therefore, candidates will have two and a half hours to solve their exam paper.

Child Development and Pedagogy (30 Questions)

  • Child Development (Elementary School Child) (15 Questions)
  • Learning and Pedagogy (10 Questions)
  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs (5 Questions)

Language I (30 Questions)

  • Pedagogy of Language Development (15 Questions)
  • Language Comprehension (15 Questions)

Language II (30 Questions)

  • Pedagogy of Language Development (15 Questions)
  • Comprehension (15 Questions)

Mathematics and Science (60 Questions)

  • Pedagogical Issues
  • Number system
  • Algebra
  • Data Handling
  • Mensuration
  • Geometry


  • Pedagogical Issues
  • Natural Resources
  • World of living
  • Materials
  • Food

Social Studies/Social Sciences (60 Questions)

  • Pedagogical issues
  • History
  • Social and Political Science
  • Geography

Important Dates

ParticularsImportant Dates
Release of UPTET 2018 NotificationJune 2018
UPTET Online RegistrationJune 2018
Last Date for UPTET Online RegistrationJuly 2018
Application Fee Payment UPTET 2018June 2018
Last Date to pay UPTET Application FeeJuly 2018
Dates for Application Form Correction windowJuly 2018
Release of UPTET 2018 Admit CardJuly 2018
UPTET 2018 Exam DateAugust 2018

UP TET 2018 Helpline

UP TET 2018 helpline is given below for applicants support. If applicants have any query related to Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test then contact to the given number. The tollfree number is start with 1800.

Tollfree number: 1800 – 345 -3525
Helpline number: 05322466761/2466769

For more information about the UP TET 2018 click here.

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