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Central Teacher Eligibility Test

Exam Date: 17 Oct 2020 (Tentative)

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Exam Date: 17 Oct 2020

CTET 2021 Application Form: How to Apply, Fees, Dates, Correction

Updated On - July 17 2020 by Akriti Maurya

CTET 2021 Application Form will be released by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) at the official website in January 2021. Candidates have to use online mode for filling up the online registration Form. In the application form, candidates need to fill the valid details. The candidates who will register before the last date, only those candidates form will be considered to appear in the examination. To know the about CTET Application form 2021, registration fee, modification details, etc, keep reading the article.

CTET 2021 Important Dates

Candidates can check the important dates from the table below:

CTET 2021 Application Form
Application Form starting dateJanuary 2021
Application Form last dateMarch 2021
Fee submission last dateMarch 2021
Application form correction dateMarch 2021
Exam DateJuly 2021

CTET 2021 Application Form 

Candidates can check CTET 2021 application form details below in the given points:

  • The application form will be available on the official website of CTET itself.
  • The candidates will have to submit the form online. Form via any other mode will not be accepted.
  • Multiple forms must not be submitted else, not a single form will be accepted.
  • A valid e-mail Id and mobile number should be provided by the candidate to get all related information via SMS or registered mail id.
  • Candidates have to upload the scanned clear passport photograph in JPG/JPEG format according to the file size prescribed by the authorised body.
  • Due to technical or any other issue if the scanned photograph does not appear properly on the printout, then applicants are requested to send the mail with the registration details on mail id given while form filling process.
  • The application fee will not be accepted via Money Order, Cheque, Pay Order, IPO, etc.
  • The application form must be complete in all respect. 
  • Take multiple photocopies of filled application form for further process.
  • The candidates are advised not to send the xerox of the online application form & fee payment receipt to the office of conducting body.

Documents Required to Fill CTET 2021 Application Form

While filling the CTET 2021 Application Form the candidates have to attach some sort of documents, and some others have to be attached to it. The list of all essential documents is available here.

Documents for Reference Purpose Only
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Matriculation Certificate
  • 12th pass certificate
  • Highest Qualification Certificate
  • Valid Identity Proof
  • Credit Card / Debit card details if submitting the online fee.

Details to enter in CTET 2021 Registration

Following are the details which are needed to be entered in the application form:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Address
  • Locality
  • City
  • District
  • State
  • Pin Code
  • Mobile number
  • STD code with a telephone number
  • Email ID
  • State
  • Identification type
  • Percentage
  • Marks Obtained
  • Aadhar Number
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Status of Qualifying Exam
  • Employment Status
  • Applying for
  • Have you Appeared for CTET before
  • Language-1
  • Language-2
  • Question Paper Medium

How to Fill CTET 2021 Application Form?

Before applying for CTET 2021 you are advised to check the CTET 2021 Eligibility Criteria. If you are in for CTET 2021 then you can refer to the points below to fill the CTET 2021 Application Form online.

1. Registration for CTET 2021 Application Form

Visit the official website fo CTET entrance exam. Thereafter, click on “New Registration" for a new candidate. On clicking the button, CTET Registration Form 2020 will open on the screen. Before filling application form go through all the instructions to have a better knowledge of the application form.  Candidates also have to fill Authentication Form which has details like State, Identification type (select any Identity as applicable), Candidate’s Name, and Date of Birth and Gender.

2. Filling of CTET 2021 Application Form

Once you are done with the registration, aspirants need to proceed towards filling the remaining details in the application form. Candidates need to provide the following information in the application form for CTET exam:

  • Personal information- Name, gender, identification type, identity number, date of birth, mother's name, father's name.
  • Contact Information- Complete address with pin code, email ID, mobile number
  • Choosing of Password- Choose an idle password for security, security question and security answer.
  • Security Pin- Candidate have to choose a password
After filling all the fields correctly candidates have to submit the form. Now, on the screen, you will get the system generated Registration Number note down for future references. 

3. Uploading of Documents

After filling in the details, now you have to upload the images such as photograph and signature in the specified format mentioned below

  • Scanned copy of photograph in jpg format of 10 to 100 KB with dimension 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height).
  • Scanned copy of the signature in jpg format of 3 to 30 KB of with dimension  3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (height).

4. Payment of Application Fee

The CTET application fee amount varies as per the category and paper. The application fee for CTET 2020 is as mentioned below.

CTET 2021 Application Fee
CategoryOnly Paper – I or Paper- II (Expected)Both Paper – I & II (Expected) 
General / OBCRs.1000/-Rs.1200/-
SC/ST/Diff. Abled PersonRs.500/-Rs.600/-
Mode of Payment

You can pay the application fee in any of the ways are given. Last time, fee payment modes were:

  • Through E-Challan(have to Payment by Syndicate Bank e-Challan or Canara Bank e- Challan)
  • By Debit Card / Credit Card.
Note: Pay attention while filling CTET 2020 Application Form because Application Fee will not be refunded if there will be any mistake on the CTET 2020 Application Form.

5. Submission of CTET 2021 Application Form

After verifying all the information provided by candidates in the registration form, they need to click on the ‘Final Submit’ button. Further, aspirants need to take a print of CTET confirmation page. This page is to be used by candidates for any future reference concerning their CTET 2020 application form.

CTET 2021 Application Form Correction

CTET 2020 Application Form should be filled with proper attention then finally submit the form, however, CBSE has also availed the option of online Form Correction if there will be any errors in the CTET 2020 Application Form. As per last year information candidates were allowed to make changes in name, father and mother Name, Date of birth, Category, Differently abled category, Paper opted, Subject for Paper – II, First choice of Centre, Language I and/or II opted, Address of correspondence and the name of the Institution/ College/ University from where he/she has obtained his/her B.Ed Degree/Diploma in Elementary Education etc. The changes will be done in online mode only. Corrections will not be accepted through fax/application or by email etc.

Candidates have to follow these simple steps for form correction:

  • Step 1: Visit the CTET official website.
  • Step 2: Click on the link displaying "CTET application form correction".
  • Step 3: Fill the asked details such as application number and date of birth and click on Sign In button.
  • Step 4: Make the required corrections in the duly filled application form.
  • Step 5: At last, Save and submit the form to .save the changes
Candidates can make the following changes: 
  • Candidate's name 
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Date of Birth
  • Candidate’s Category
  • Name of your college or University
  • Paper chosen by candidate ( From Paper I to Paper-II or vice-versa)
  • Paper-II Subject
  • Preferred Centre
  • Language for Paper
  • Communication Address

CTET 2021 Admit Card

Once the application process for CTET is over, candidates can download CTET 2021 admit card from the official website. Applicants will require application number and date of birth for downloading CTET call letter. The details that are provided on the admit card are- the name of the candidate, gender, category, examination centre, date and time for the examination, roll number, candidate’s photograph and exam instruction.

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Form Start Date:

24 Jan 2020

Form End Date:

09 Mar 2020

The last date to submit the form was on 09 Mar 2020
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