Meghalaya Teachers Eligibility Test 2020

Meghalaya TET

Meghalaya Teachers Eligibility Test

Pen & Paper Mode

MEGHALAYA TET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 300
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Directorate of Educational Research & Training, Meghalaya (DERT)
  • Courses:DPPTT
  • Streams:Education

Meghalaya TET 2023: Notification, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus

Updated On - March 01 2023 by Akriti Maurya

Meghalaya TET 2023 Notification will be released soon. Meghalaya Teachers Eligibility Test 2023 will be conducted tentatively in the month of October by the Directorate of Educational Research and Training (DERT), Meghalaya. It is also known as the MTET 2023. This exam is conducted for the appointment of teachers in classes I to VIII. The test is organized once every year at the State Level. The candidates must read the complete article to know more about Meghalaya TET 2023 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling, etc.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check important information of MTET 2023 exam from the below table:

Particular Status
Exam dateto be announced
Application form to be announced

Meghalaya TET 2023 Important Dates

Candidates can take a look at the important dates for Meghalaya TET 2023 from the table given below:
MTET 2023 Schedule
Meghalaya TET 2023Important Dates (tentative)
The start date for filling the MTET Application form2nd week of August 2023

Last date to submit the MTET Application form4th week of August 2023
Release date of admit card4th week of September 2023
Examination Date2nd week of October 2023
Release date of answer key4th week of October 2023
Result Declaration Date2nd week of December 2023

Meghalaya TET 2023 Admit Card

Candidates can download their MTET 2023 Admit Card on the DERT official website. Check the all essential information related to the hall ticket:
  • Candidates have to download the admit card from the official website, the authority will not send the hall ticket via post or SMS.
  • For downloading the TET admit card, candidates have to log in with their registration ID and password.
  • Candidates need to enter some required details.
  • Candidates should check their admit card carefully and ensure that every detail that the admits card contains such as exam day and time, centre name and address, and so on.
  • Candidates are advised to take the printout of their admit card for examination and must carry it in the examination hall along with government photo ID proof.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates must go through the given below table related to Meghalaya TET(MTET) 2023 exam pattern to know the exam paper structure:

Question Pattern for Meghalaya TET 2023
Exam ModeOffline(Pen and Paper)
Duration150 Minutes(2 1/2 Hours)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
MediumEnglish(except language paper)
Number of Questions150 Questions
Maximum Marks150 Marks
No. of Paper

Paper 1: Teacher for Classes I-V

Paper 2:  Teacher for classes VI-VIII

Marking Scheme

One marks for each correct answer

There are no negative marks

Distribution of questions and marks in the question paper:
SubjectNumber of QuestionMarks
Child Development and Pedagogy30 30
Language I (Khasi/Garo/Assamese/Bengali/Hindi/Nepali)3030
Language II(English) 3030
Environmental Studies3030
Distribution of questions and marks in the question paper:
SubjectNumber of QuestionMarks
Child Development and Pedagogy30 30
Language I (Khasi/Garo/Assamese/Bengali/Hindi/Nepali)3030
Language II(English) 3030

Mathematics and Science teacher: Mathematics and Science  or

For Social Studies teacher: Social studies 


Meghalaya TET 2023 Syllabus

Candidates can check the MTET 2023 Syllabus in the given mentioned list:
  • Educational Values of Mathematics
    (b) Methods of Teaching Mathematics
    (c) Objectives of Teaching Mathematics at the Upper Primary Level.
  • Number system:
    (a)Rational Numbers
    (b) Squares and cubes
    (c)Square root & cube root
    (d) Powers and Exponents
  • Direct & Inverse Variation:
    (a)Ratio and Proportion
    (b) Direct & Inverse proportion
    (c)Profit and loss
  •  Algebra:
    (a)Linear equation in one variable
    (b) Application of Linear equation
    (c)Algebraic identities including application.
  • Geometry & Mensuration:
    (a)Angles, Triangles and their Properties
    (b) Symmetry
    (c)Congruence of s
    (d) Area of triangle & parallelogram including application
    (e)the area between two concentric circles
  • Logical & Analytical Reasoning
Environmental Studies
  • Nature, Scope, and Importance of EVS 
  • Aims and objectives of Teaching EVS 
  • Methods of Teaching EVS 
  • Evaluation in EVS  
  • Our Living World 
  • Matter and Material around us 
  • Force, Work & Energy 
  • Conservation of Natural Resources
  • Water for life
  • The origin and life of the Khasis, Jaintias and Garos
  • The State of Meghalaya 
Child Development and Pedagogy
  • Meaning of Educational Psychology
  • Importance of Educational Psychology to School Teachers
  • Meaning and concept of Growth and Development
  • Stages of Development
  • Developmental Characteristics with special reference to Infancy and childhood
  • . Methods of Child study.
    a. Observation
    b. Interview
    c. Case study
  • Meaning and kinds of Basic Needs concerning Infancy and Childhood
  • Common behavioural problems with specific reference to childhood
  • Meaning and concept of Inclusive Education
  • Children with Special Needs
    a. Meaning, Types & Causes of Disability
    b. Special Education for Children with Special Needs.
  • . Meaning and types of Exceptional Children
    a. Gifted children
    b. Creative children
    c. Slow Learners
    d. Underachievers
  • Teaching- Learning, Strategies & Skills for Classes I – V.
    a. Basic Teaching Skills
    - Communication
    - Discussion
    - Roleplay
    - Dramatization
    - Handling of TLM
  • b. Skills related activities
    c. Teaching Methodology and Approach
    - Constructivist approach
    - child-centred Approach
    - Play way Method
    - Activity-Based Method
    - Demonstration Method
    - Roleplay
  • Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation
    - Meaning & Concept
    - Objectives
    - Principles
    - Scholastic & Co-Scholastic Evaluation
    - Formative and Summative Evaluation

Meghalaya TET 2023 Preparation Tips

The Preparation Tips are listed below by the experts and are targeted for the Candidates planning to look for some guidance and moral support for their preparation which might help them in scoring good in the examination:

  • Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all the things and before even starting their preparation, they must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors.
  • Make notes of everything, put tags and sticky notes.
  • Daily revision is an essential aspect as what candidates studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • Make stronger points even better and work on weak points as well.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Answer Key

The answer key for Meghalaya TET 2023 releases at For checking the answer key candidates will do not require to enter the login details at the login page. DERT releases the Meghalaya TET answer key in PDF format. With the help of Answer Key, the candidates can predict their marks in the examination. For calculating the correct scores candidates should follow the marking criteria. Only officially released answer key are considered for calculating the marks.  After releasing the MTET answer key direct link will be provided on the answer key page.
Minimum Qualification Criteria: The qualifying marks for MTET (Meghalaya TET 2023) will be 60% and 55% marks will be relaxable for the candidates belonging to the SC / ST / OBC category.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Result

MTET result for 2023 will be declared by the official authority. Candidates can check their Meghalaya TET 2023 result on the official website on the given day. Authority will soon release the date of the declaration of result on their website. Given below are some information regarding the TET result:
  • DERT announce the result on their website only
  • Candidates need to download the result which is in the form of a PDF that consists of the information of the qualifying candidates.
  • Candidates should obtain the minimum prescribed marks for admission.
  • Authority will issue the certificate for those candidates who qualify for the entrance exam.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Application Form

Candidates can check all the essential details regarding MTET 2023 application form in the given mentioned points:

  • Candidates firstly need to register themselves through online mode only.
  • Enter some basic information and generate their registration ID and password for further process.
  • After generating the ID candidates have to log in with the ID and fill in all the required details.
  • Upload scanned copy of recent photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • After form filling, candidates have to pay the fees through online mode.
  • Candidates must be careful while filling the online application form because the authority will not provide any facility of correction in the form.
  • After completion of the application process, candidates must take the print out copy of their filled registration form for further process

Meghalaya TET 2023 Application Fees

Candidates must check the given mentioned table related to category wise Meghalaya TET 2023 Application fee:

Meghalaya TET 2023 Examination Fees
CategoryApplication Fees for 1 Paper Application Fees for Both Paper 
General/OBC/BCRs. 300/-Rs. 300/-
SC/STRs. 150/-Rs. 600/-
Mode of Payment: Candidates have to deposit the challan receipt of each paper under the Head of Account "0202-Education, Sports and Arts and Culture-01-General Education-600- General-(01)-Examination Fees" within the detailed approximate value of revenues and receipts Vol-1, during 2019-20.

Meghalaya TET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check their MTET 2023 eligibility before filling the application in the mentioned below points:

  • Candidates who wish to apply for examination must be an Indian citizen.
  • Candidates should not be older than 27 years and not younger than 18 years as of 01 January 2023 and for those candidates who belong to SC/ST category, there is a 5 years relaxation.
  • Those candidates belong to the OBC category, who are differently-abled there will be an age relaxation of 3 years
  • Candidates who have an academic or professional qualification.
  • Any candidate who is pursuing any of the teacher education courses recognized by the NCTE or the RCI.
  • Eligibility conditions for candidates appearing in TET  2020 may be relaxed in respect of a State/UT which has been granted relaxation under sub-section (2) of section 23 of the RTE Act. The relaxation will be specified in the notification issued by the Central Government under the Sub-section.

Educational Qualification

Classes I-V:
  •  Candidates must have qualified for the 12th standard by scoring a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST). Along with 12th candidates should have passed the 2-Year Diploma in Elementary Education following the NCTE. 
  • Candidates must have passed the 12th standard by scoring a minimum of 50% marks ( 45% marks for SC / ST) with 4 years B.El.Ed. or
  •  By scoring a minimum of 50% marks (SC / ST minimum 45% marks) candidate should have qualified for the 12th standard with a Diploma in Special Education.
Classes VI-VIII:
  • Candidates must have qualified for the B.A / B. Sc by scoring at least 50% marks with 2-Year Diploma in Elementary Education following the NCTE. or
  •  Candidates must have passed the B. A / B. Sc by scoring minimum 50% marks (for SC / ST minimum 45% marks) with 1 year B. Ed. or
  • Candidates must have passed the B.A / B. Sc standard by scoring minimum 50% marks (for SC / ST minimum 45% marks) with 4 years of Bachelor course in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed). or
  •  By scoring a minimum of 50% marks (SC / ST minimum 45% marks) candidate should have qualified for the B.A / B. Sc course with a Diploma in Special Education. or
  •  The candidates must have qualified for the 12th standard by scoring 50% marks ( 45% with for SC / ST) with 4-Year B.A/ B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed./ B.Sc. Ed is also eligible

Meghalaya TET 2023 Exam Center

From below candidates can see the list of the Examination Center For MTET (Meghalaya TET) 2023. If the conducting body faces any issue then they have the authority to add or eliminate the examination centres. If any changes regarding the centre are done it will be updated here.

                                                       Examination Cente

Meghalaya TET 2023 Highlights

Candidates should check the basic information of Meghalaya TET entrance exam 2023 from the given below table:

Exam NameMeghalaya TET
Exam Full NameMeghalaya Teachers Eligibility Test
Conducting BodyDirectorate of Educational Research and Training(DERT)
Exam LevelState Level
CoursesTeachers in classes I to VIII
Mode of ExamOffline (Pen & Paper)
MTET Official Website
Exam AimTo appoint teachers for classes I to VIII

Directorate of Educational Research and Training(DERT)

To provide direction and thrust to School Education & Teacher Education the State Council of Educational Research was set up in the Directorate of Public Instruction (DPI). In 1997 the Directorate of Public Instruction was trifurcated and SCERT became a fully-fledged Directorate of Educational Research and Training (DERT) with its own Director. The main functions of this Directorate are to help bring about qualitative improvement in the field of School Education through quality Teacher Education Programmes, as the Government firmly believes that quality in school education greatly depends on the professional competence of teachers.

Its main role is to bring about qualitative improvement in Education, formal and non-formal, and Teacher Education which is necessary for the development of human resources needed for all-round development of the State. Its broad aims and objectives have been clearly stated by the Education Commission, Meghalaya (1976-77) as follows

  • Curriculum review and revision
  • Preparation of syllabus
  • Preparation of instructional materials (i.e. Textbooks, Teachers' Guides, Supplementary Reading Materials, Resource Books, Content Enrichment Materials, Handbooks, etc)
  • In-Service Training of Teachers and Extension Programmes
  • Research and Development
  • Dissemination of information and other functions as defined by the Government

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MEGHALAYA TET Important Dates

Form Date06 Aug - 31 Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card29 Sep 2023 (Tentative)
Exam Date09 Oct 2023 (Tentative)
Result10 Nov 2023 (Tentative)

Meghalaya Teachers Eligibility Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

06 Aug 2023

Form End Date:

31 Aug 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 31 Aug 2023
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