Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test

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MAHATET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Maharashtra State Council of Examination (MSCE)
  • Courses:DPPTT
  • Streams:Education

MAHATET 2023: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

Updated On - February 27 2023 by Akriti Maurya

MAHATET 2023 stands for Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test. It is the Eligibility Examination for Maharashtra Teachers conducted by the Maharashtra State Council of Examination. MAHTET 2023 is a state-level test for recruiting applicants in state primary and upper primary schools. In 2 level exams, Maharashtra TET 2023 will be carried out for 2 entirely different classes of applicants, applying for teaching eligibility classes (1-5) and others who are applying for (6-8) classes. This exam is organized once a year at the State level. Maharashtra TET is divided into two papers, paper 1 is for the aspirants who are willing to teach class I-V, and paper 2 is for the aspirants who are willing to teach class VI-VIII. Aspirants can go through all the Maharashtra TET exam information 2023, like the application process, eligibility criteria, admit card, and other details in the article given below

MAHATET 2023 Exam Status

The following table shows the MAHATET 2023 status:


Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test 2023 Status

Official notification not released.
Exam dateTo be Announced

MAHATET 2023 Important Dates

Important Dates for MAHATET 2023 is in the given below table:

MAHATET 2023 Dates
EventsDates (tentative)
Notification ReleaseAugust 2023
Application Form ReleaseAugust 2023
Last date to apply

August 2023

Last date for printing the form

September 2023

Admit Card ReleaseSeptember 2023
MAHATET 2023 ExamOctober 2023
Result Declaration October 2023

MAHATET 2023 Application Form

The MAHA TET 2023 online application form will be available on the official website by the authority. The candidates can go through the important details regarding the same in the below-given points:
  • The concerned authority released the Maharashtra TET application form 2023 on the official website.
  • The applicants had to register themselves first to proceed toward the application form filling process.
  • The candidates had to log in with the login details.
  • They needed to fill the maha tet form with personal information, academic qualification, correspondence address, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph, signature, and mandatory documents like 10th & 12th mark sheets, caste certificate, etc.
  • After that, they submitted the registration fee & submitted the form.

MAHATET 2023 Application Fees

Candidates may check the application fee for MAHA TET 2023 from the details mentioned below.

Mode of Payment-
  • Candidates can pay the application fee Online.
  • The applicants will pay the fee via Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking or UPI.
Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test Registration Fees 2023
CategoryPaper I/II (Separately)Both Paper I & II
OBC/SBC/General candidatesRs 500/-Rs 800/-
SC/ST/PWD candidatesRs 250/-Rs 400/-
Note- The application fee will not be refunded in any case.

MAHATET TET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The Maharashtra TET 2023 Exam eligibility is as follows:

For Paper I (I-V)
  • Applicants must have a minimum of 50% marks in Higher Secondary or equivalent from a recognized board & a two-year Diploma in primary education from the recognized institute.
  • Must have 45% marks from a recognized board as per the National Council of Teacher Education(Regulations 2002) & also one year Bachelor in Education.
  • Must have 50% marks in the Higher secondary recognized by the board & four years of B.A/ B.Sc.Ed or BAEd/ B.Sc.Ed.
  • Must have minimum 50% marks from a recognized body & one year of B.Ed. Certified (special education).
  • Accredited University’s Degree and the recognized institution’s education science pass a two-year diploma.
For Paper-II (VI-VIII)
  • Passing a two-year Diploma in Accredited University’s Elementary Education and Accredited Institution.
  • Minimum 45% marks from a recognized institution as per the National Council of Teacher Education(Regulations 2002) & B.Ed. From a recognized board.
  • Candidates having  Higher Secondary (or equivalent) examination with 50% marks from recognized board & four years of Bachelor of Elementary Education.
  • Applicants minimum of 50% marks in the Higher Secondary (or equivalent) examination from approved board & four years B.A./B.Sc.Ed. or B.A.Ed./B.Sc.Ed. 
  • The aspirants having a degree from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks and a one-year-old B.Ed from a recognized University (Special Education).
  • Horticulture and Crop Science Department of Agriculture and passed a degree examination in Pre School Management in Health and Medical Services Group and a one-year title of the recognized university.
Note - Socially, and educationally backward category and economically weaker section candidates in the open category are being given a 5% marks relaxation for passing the Teacher Eligibility Test.

MAHATET 2023 Exam Pattern

The applicants need to know all about the MAHATET 2023 Exam Pattern. The candidates must have complete information about the Maharashtra TET exam pattern 2020. This will help the candidates to prepare for the exam in a structured manner and be aware of the MAHA-TET question paper 2023
Exam pattern for MAHATET 2023
Mode of ExamOffline mode
Total Number of questions150 questions
Duration2 Hour 30 Minutes
Total Marks150
Marking scheme1 mark will be allotted for every correct answer. There is no negative marking. 
Subject-wise division for Paper-1

Candidates can check the subject-wise questions from the below details-

SubjectsQuestions Marks
Campus Exercise3030
Subject-wise division for Paper-2
Candidates can check the subject-wise questions from the below details-
Mathematics and Science6060
Candidates can check the questions and their pattern from the above details and start preparing for the exam accordingly.

MAHATET 2023 Syllabus

The candidates must be completely aware of the Maharashtra TET 2023 Syllabus to carefully cover every topic for the exam and ensure that they do not miss any topic while preparing for the exam. 
Language 1- Marathi, English, Urdu, Bengali/Gujarati/Telugu/Sindhi/Kannada/Hindi
Language 2- English/Marathi/Marathi or English, Marathi or English
  • Special need for children, there quality and quantity
  • Good teacher quality
  • Questions will be based on the methodology of teaching and evaluation methodology and the study process of students of 6 to 11 years.
  • Basic understanding of Mathematics
  • Logic
  • Problem-solving and pedagogical knowledge of mathematics
Campus Exercise-
  • History
  • Geography
  • General Science
  • Environmental knowledge of the subject.

MAHATET 2023 Preparation Tips

Following are Maharashtra TET 2023 Preparation Tips for the applicants that will help them during their preparation:
  • Need to have complete information about the exam pattern and syllabus, marking scheme.
  • Must have a good set of books that contains all the relevant and syllabus-wise topics.
  • The applicants need to questions the suitable study material.
  • Also, we need to solve all the sample papers and previous year question papers in a good number.
  • Make a suitable time-table and give equal time to each subject.
  • Please focus on the subject which they find more difficult.
  • The aspirants need to stay motivated and have self-confidence.  
  • The candidate should carefully prepare for the exam.

MAHATET 2023 Admit Card

Maharashtra TET 2023 Admit card is released on its official website. Candidates can check the information regarding the MAHATET Hall Ticket 2023 through the below details:
  • MAHATET has released their admit card in online mode on the official website.
  • For downloading the hall ticket, candidates need to login by using a user name and password.
  • The admit card or hall ticket includes candidate name, roll number, registration id, photograph, exam centre, and test schedule.
  • Applicants should carefully check the hall ticket received if the candidate should immediately contact the helpline available on the official website if in case of any discrepancy.
  • The aspirants also need to take the admit card and a valid photo id proof on the exam day.
  • The aspirants will not enter the exam hall without their admit card and photo id proof.
  • Candidates must keep the hall ticket save for future correspondence.

MAHA TET 2023 Answer Key

With the MAHA TET 2023 Answer Key's help, candidates can estimate their score by cross-checking their answers with the correct answers provided in the official answer key.

  • If a candidate found any wrong answer in the answer keys, then they have the opportunity to object to the answer keys.
  • A candidate is required to pay a demanded amount of fee per question. For both exams that are for Paper 1 and 2, a separate Answer Key will be released.
  • The unofficial answer key will not be considered for calculating the marks.
  • Only officially released MAHA TET Answer Key will be taken into consideration for calculating the result.

MAHATET 2023 Result

Candidates may check the Maharashtra TET 2023 result from the below-given points:

  • Candidates can check the result on the official website.
  • The result will be announced by the authorities soon. There are no announcements made by the authority regarding the result date.
  • For checking the results, the candidates need to enter their login credentials.
  • All the candidates qualifying and scoring more than the cut off will get the scorecard.
  • The rank card will have the following information: candidates name, roll number, category, total percentage secured, qualifying status, counselling round dates, etc.
  • Only those candidates who will qualify for the Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test 2023 will have their names on the merit list and, afterwards, would be called for the further counselling process.

MAHA TET 2023 Certificate

MAHA TET qualifiers are generally awarded a certificate on the official website shortly after the results' declaration. All teaching job aspirants must have this certificate in the state. It is only awarded to those candidates who will qualify by securing equal or above the cut off marks. Given below are some fundamental and important information about the certificate.

  • Authority will release the MAHATET certificate only on its official website.
  • MSCE will give the Teacher Eligibility Test Certificate to the qualified candidates.
  • The certificate will be valid for 7 years from the date of issue.
  • Candidates can improve their scores by appearing in the exam multiple times.

MAHATET 2023 Admission Process 

MAHATET 2023 will include the following stages for admission:

  • Application Form: Candidates first need to fill the application form which will be released on the website properly and submit the form fees before the due date.
  • Admit Card: Candidates will be able to download the admit card if they have submitted the form successfully. Admit Card will contain all the important information regarding the exam.
  • MAHATET Exam: Candidates need to appear in both Paper I and Paper II of MAHATET as per the details mentioned in the admit card.
  • Answer Key: Answer key will be released on the website after the finish of the examination. Candidates can raise objections once the key is released.
  • Result: Candidates have to score at least 60% aggregate to be deemed as passed in MAHATET.
  • Certificate: Qualified students will be rewarded with a certificate after the result is declared. After that, candidates can apply for teachers post in Maharashtra.

MAHATET 2023 Counselling

Candidates may check the Maharashtra TET 2023 counselling details from the below-given points:

  • Maharashtra TET's counselling round will be organized through online/offline mode, which will depend on the candidate's performance and score. 
  • The applicants will be informed about the counselling process in detail, and the schedule after the ranks will be declared online.
  • Original documents will also be verified during the counselling process.
  • The candidates will be finally selected after the counselling process.

MAHATET 2023 Highlights

Candidates may check the highlights of Maharashtra TET 2023 Highlights through the information mentioned below:

Exam NameMaharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test
Conducting BodyMaharashtra State Council of Examination
LevelState Level
CourseTeaching course at the primary and upper level
Maha TET Official Website
Application LinkActive Soon
Exam ModeOffline
Exam PurposeTo enrol candidates for teaching course

About Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test (MAHATET)

Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test is organized to enrol the candidates in the teaching course. Candidates are enrolled for both upper levels as well as lower-level teaching courses. Approx 3 lakh aspirants had appeared for the exam in the year 2018. The aspirants must appear in the Maharashtra TET exam 2019 to become teachers of any of the classes, I.e., lower primary teacher(class 1-5) or upper primary teacher(6-8).

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MAHATET Important Dates

Form Date03 Aug - 05 Sep 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card25 Sep 2023 (Tentative)
Exam Date10 Oct 2023 (Tentative)
Result31 Oct 2023 (Tentative)

Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Instructions:Paper 1 is for the candidates who are appearing for the primary level.

Paper 2
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :


Negative Marking:



Instructions:Paper 2 is for the candidates appearing for Upper level.

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