Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test 2020

Sikkim TET

Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test

Pen & Paper Mode

SIKKIM TET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 400
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Sikkim Human Resource Development Department (SHRDD)

Sikkim TET 2023: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus Admit Card

Updated On - February 23 2023 by Divyansh K

Sikkim TET 2023 is also known as Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test. Sikkim TET 2023 will be conducted by the Human Resource Development Department(HRDD), Sikkim. The exam is conducted once every year at the State Level. The exam is conducted in two papers are Paper I for recruitment as a primary teacher (Classes I to V) and Paper II for the elementary teacher(Classes VI to VIII). Those candidates who pass Class 12th or hold BA/B.Sc degree is eligible to appear in this exam must fill the application form on or before the last date. The candidates must read the complete article to know all about Sikkim TET 2023 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling etc.

Sikkim TET 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the important details about Sikkim TET 2023 which is mentioned below:

Registration of Sikkim TET 2023Official Notification is not released yet

Sikkim TET 2023 Important Date

Candidate can check the important date for Sikkim TET 2023 from the below table.

Sikkim TET 2023 Important Date
Application StartFebruary 2021
Application EndMarch 2021
Admit CardMarch 2021
ExamMarch 2023
ResultJune 2023

Sikkim TET 2023 Application Form

The vital information regarding the Sikkim TET Application form 2023 is given below:

  • The registration form Sikkim TET will release in March 2023.
  • The Application Form of the Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test has been available through online mode.
  • Aspirants can fill the Registration Form by visiting the official website
  • Applicant must ensure their eligibility before filling the Application Form.
  • Candidates must have to make the payment of the application fee at the time of filling the Application Form.
Documents Required to fill Sikkim TET Application Form
The list for the document to be carried out while the procedure of Sikkim TET Application form:
  • Educational Qualifications (Certificates along with mark sheets).
  • Sikkim Subject Certificate/Certificate of identification.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • Community /Category Certificate.
  • The amount of Rs. 400 on account of entrance exam fee may be deposited in favour of Joint Director/Exam, HRDD in any branch of IDBI Bank in the State.
  • Three recent Passport size photo may be submitted along with the Application Form.

How to fill Sikkim TET Application Form?

The procedure to fill the application form of Sikkim TET is given below:
  • Candidates can fill the Application Form of Sikkim TET by following the procedure mentioned below and they must have to follow it.
  • First of all, aspirants should have to visit the official website of the Sikkim Human Resource Development Department.
  • Then search the advertisement option and click on the Sikkim TET Exam.
  • Aspirants can download the Application Form and fill in the Sikkim TET Teacher Application Form required details.
  • With the Application Form, candidates should have to attach all scanned documents make sure that the size of the scanned picture is not more than 100 KB.
  • They have to pay the application fee is required as per category and read again all filled details.
  • After filling in all of the details, applicants have to submit the Application Form before the last date and take a hard copy for further use.

 Sikkim TET 2023 Application Fee

The detailed information regarding Sikkim TET Application Fee 2023 is given below:

  • Candidates need to apply through offline mode only through e-challan in the nearest IDBI Bank in favour of Joint Director/Exam, HRDD.
  • Application Fee of Sikkim TET 2023 for all Category is Rs.400/-.

Sikkim TET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Before fill, the application form of the Sikkim TET 2023 candidate must go through the eligibility first. The detailed information regarding Sikkim TET 2023 is given below:

For Minimum Essential qualification for TET for Primary Teacher (classes 1st to 5th):
  • Applicant must be passed Senior Secondary pass (or its equivalent)
  • For unreserved category,10+2 level should be clear with at least 50 per cent marks.
  • For the reserved category, the applicant must clear the 10+2 level with 45 per cent marks.
  • The reserved category is SC, ST, OBC (Central), OBC (State).
For Minimum Essential qualification for TET for Graduate Teacher (for classes 6th to 8th):
  • Candidate must be passed B.A/ B.Sc.
  • For the unreserved category, the candidate must score 50 per cent marks.
  • For the reserved category, the candidate must score  45 per cent marks.
  • The reserved category is SC, ST, OBC (Central), OBC (State).
  • The candidate who intends to be either a Primary teacher or a Graduate teacher will have to appear in both papers.
  •  An aspirant who has qualified TET may also appear again for improving his/her score in the following years.

Sikkim TET 2023 Admit Card

Applicants should read the points below to know the important points about the Sikkim TET admit card/hall ticket:

  • Admit card will be published on the official website.
  • The hall ticket shall not be sent through post to any candidate.
  • The admit card will contain the following details:
    • Name
    • Exam date
    • Time
    • Reporting time
    • Application number
    • Course details
    • Exam day instructions, etc.
  • The candidates must check the mention vital details on the Admit card correctly.
  • Candidates must bring their admit card along with one photo ID proof to the exam centre.
  • No candidate will be allowed to seat in the entrance examination without admit card or Photo ID proof.

Sikkim TET 2023 Exam Pattern

The detailed information regarding Sikkim TET Exam pattern 2023 is given below:

  • Number of Exams: Sikkim TET will consist of two papers, i.e.,
    • Paper I – Primary Teacher for Classes I to V
    • Paper-II – Graduate Teacher for Class VI to VIII.
  • The pattern of Examination:
    • Type of question: Teacher Eligibility Test will be of Objective type(Multiple Choice questions).
    • No. of MCQ (Multiple Choice questions) =150. All are compulsory.
    • Marking Scheme: There will be no negative marking.
    • Duration of examination: 2.30 hrs.
Paper I for Primary Teacher for Classes 1st to 5th:
Structure and Content of TET:
SubjectNo. of questionsTotal marks
1. Child development and pedagogy 30MCQs30 Marks
2. Language I 30MCQs 30 Marks
3. Language II 30MCQs 30 Marks
4. Mathematics 30MCQs 30 Marks
5. Environmental Studies 30MCQs 30 Marks
Paper-II (for graduate teacher for classes 6th to 8th):
Structure and content:
SubjectsNo. of QuestionTotal marks
1. Child development and pedagogy30 MCQs30 MCQs
2. Language I30 MCQs30 MCQs
3. Language II30 MCQs30 MCQs
4. Mathematics and Science60 MCQs30 MCQs
5. Social studies (for social studies teacher)60 MCQs30 MCQs
The validity of TET: All candidates who pass the TET will be awarded a certificate. The validity of the certificate will be till the aspirant crosses the employability age as per the state government norms. However, it does not cover the special exemption of higher age given to temporary in-service employees.

Sikkim TET 2023 Answer Key

Candidates can download the Sikkim TET 2023 answer key online, after the commencement of the exam. To download the Sikkim TET Answer key, candidates required to visit the official website. With the help of this answer key, candidates can calculate the approximate scores for the eligibility test. A candidate needs to secure a minimum of 60% marks in the Sikkim TET exam to qualify. A separate answer key will be released for each paper and each set. Also, the conducting body provides a facility to raise objections against the answer key.

Sikkim TET 2023 Result

Sikkim TET Result 2023 will be released after the exam completion the exam. Candidates can check their result at sikkimhrdd official website. In the final merit list of Sikkim TET, the roll number of qualified candidates are mentioned.  Those candidates who qualify for the exam are awarded a STET certificate. The validity of the certificate depends on employee age as per state government norms.

Sikkim TET 2023 Highlights

Below is the important information or highlights are given for the Sikkim TET Exam which candidates can refer to for a quick view:

Exam Name

Sikkim TET 

Full form of Exam Name

Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test 

Conducting Body

Human Resource Development Department, Sikkim


State Level

Sikkim TET Official website

Exam Mode

Offline (Pen-Paper Based)

Exam Purpose
To hire the teacher for teaching purpose
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SIKKIM TET Important Dates

Form Date 10 Feb - 14 Mar 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card20 Mar 2023 (Tentative)
Exam Date30 Mar 2023 (Tentative)

Sikkim Teacher Eligibility Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Instructions:Questions will be asked on Child development and Pedagogy, Language I, Language II, Mathematics and Environment Studies

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

10 Feb 2023

Form End Date:

14 Mar 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 14 Mar 2023
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