HTET 2020: Application Form, Exam Dates, Pattern, Syllabus

Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test (HTET 2020) is the State Level Entrance test conducted by Board of School Education Haryana (BSEH) to check the capability of the teachers in the state of Haryana.

The Teacher Eligibility Test is conducted every year in the month of January/February for those candidates who desire to make a career in the field of education as a teacher.

The candidates who are qualified in HTET are eligible to teach in Government Schools of Haryana which are recognized by the Department of School Education.

In this article, you can check out the exam date, vacancies, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, notification PDF, cut off, admit card, salary structure, etc of HTET 2020.

HTET 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can go through these tentative exam dates to get an idea about the relevant date of the examination. The table is given below:

Events Exam dates
Notification Date November 2020
First date of Online Application November 2020
Last date of Online Application December 2020
Admit Card Date December 2020
HTET Level I exam Date First week of January 2020
HTET Level II Exam Date First week of January 2020
HTET Level II Exam Date First week of January 2020
HTET Result Date Last week of January 2020

HTET 2020 Exam Summary

The HTET 2020 Exam summary is given below:

Name of the Exam Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test (HTET)
Conducting Body Board of School Education Haryana (BSEH)
Exam Type State Level Recruitment Exam for Teachers
Exam Mode Offline
Who can Apply Senior Secondary(Level I);Graduation (Level 2); Post Graduation (Level 3)
Medium of Exam Hindi and English
Official website

HTET 2020 Vacancy & Jobs

The vacancies for HTET 2020 will be released soon by the Officials after the release of official notification about the test. The vacancy details will be provided subject wise and level wise too.

Any change in the number of vacancies will be notified by the board.

HTET 2020 Salary

The salary of the teachers after passing HTET 2020 is based on the 7th pay commission. Pay band is likely to be around 25000-60000. The salary may increase if the teachers get more qualified and eligible. Following the table for the salary:

Post Salary
Primary Teacher Rs 35400-112400/-
Librarian Rs 44900-142400/-
PGTs Rs 47600-151100/-
TGTs Rs 44900- 142400/-
Vice-Principal Rs 56100- 177500/-
Principal Rs 78800- 209200/-

HTET 2020 Application Form

All those candidates who want to build their career in the Teaching field need to apply for the application form of HTET through its official website.

Submitting Identification Proof and number is necessary while filling the application form.

Payment can be made through online mode only.

The candidates have to their personal details as asked in the application form and also upload the scanned documents as required. The fees for all the levels are different according to the categories and the details of the same are given in the table below:

Category Only Level 1 Two Levels Three Levels
SC & PH candidates of Haryana Domicile 500/- 900/- 1200/-
All candidates except SC & PH of Haryana domicile 1000/- 1800/- 2400/-
All candidates outside Haryana (including SC & PH) 1000/- 1800/- 2400/-

HTET 2020 Previous Year Question Papers

Candidates can do preparation for the exams by solving previous years HTET questions papers.

The previous year question papers help the candidates to have a good idea about the type of questions asked in the exam.

Candidates can also solve test series and mock papers topic wise. They should also have a thorough knowledge about the respective subjects they have qualified from.

Candidates can download question papers by simply clicking on the given link for previous years question papers (Click Here).

HTET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Following is the educational qualification for HTET 2020:

For Level I (PRT) – Paper I is conducted for Primary Teachers who wants to teach the students of Class I – Class V. Candidates must have at least passed Senior Secondary or equivalent with 45% marks and 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education/Special Education.

For Level II (TGT) – Paper II is conducted for the candidates who want to teach students from Class VI-Class VIII. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with 2 years B.Ed/D.Ed or 4 year bachelor in elementary education with 50% in B.A or

For Level III (PGT) – Paper III is for those candidates who want to teach Class XI & Class XII. Candidates must possess a Post Graduate (PG) degree with 50% marks in the concerned subject with a B.Ed degree.

They must also have metric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/Graduation/Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the subjects.

Note: Relaxation is given to the reserved categories in terms of minimum qualifying marks. Candidates should go through the official notification to know more in detail about the eligibility criteria and relaxation.

HTET 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam mode: Exam will be in offline mode.

Duration: Duration will be two and a half hours for all the levels.

Language: All questions except those of the concerned subject will be bilingual i.e. English and Hindi.

There shall be no negative marking. Following is the exam pattern for Level 1, 2 & 3:

Exam Pattern for Level I (PRT):

Subjects Questions Marks
Child development & pedagogy 30 30
Language (Hindi & English) 30 30
General Studies 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
EVS 30 30
Total 150 150

Exam pattern for level II:

Subjects Questions Marks
Child development & pedagogy 30 30
Language (Hindi & English) 30 30
General Studies 30 30
Subject specified as opted 60 60
Total 150 150

Exam pattern for level III:

Subjects Questions Marks
Child development & pedagogy 30 30
Language (Hindi & English) 30 30
General Studies 30 30
Subject specified 60 60
Total 150 150

Qualifying marks/percentage is different according to the categories. Below is the table showing the same:

Category Level I Level II Level III
For SC & differently able/Physically challenged of Haryana Domicile 55% (82 marks) 55% (82 marks) 55% (82 marks)
For all categories except SC & differently able/Physically challenged 60% (90 marks) 60% (90 marks) 60% (90 marks)
For differently able/Physically challenged of other state 60% (90 marks) 60% (90 marks) 60% (90 marks)

HTET 2020 Syllabus

HTET 2020 Syllabus will contain various topics from the Languages, Haryana GK and awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability.

The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on the educational psychology of teaching and learning for the age group of 6-11 years.

The test items of Languages will focus on the skills related to the medium of instructions. Similarly, all the sections will focus on the expertise for the concerned topics.

Candidates must prepare themselves according to the prescribed syllabus given on the website. A general overview of the syllabus can be taken from the exam pattern above.

Since the syllabus for the post is vast, we are providing you a link below for the same.

For complete syllabus of HTET 2020 you may refer (here).

HTET 2020 Selection Process

There is no such selection process for the post of teachers in different schools, yet this is the marking scheme followed for selection:

  • Written Exam – 80 marks (80%)
  • Personal Interview – 12 marks (12%)
  • Experience – 8 marks (8%)

A personal interview is taken by all the schools with a demo class on the basis of which the candidates are appointed in the school as a teacher.

The validity period of HTET qualifying certificate of appointment is 5 years from the date of declaration of result.

A person can give number of attempts to acquire HTET certificate unless he/she gets selected. Candidates who are not satisfied with the qualifying marks can also give another attempt for improving their performance in it.

HTET 2020 Preparation Tips

Go through the below given preparation tips for HTET 2020 to do better preparation for the exam:

  • Make notes for the exams and go through those notes daily.
  • Prepare a study routine dividing preparation time for various subjects.
  • Solve sample papers & previous year’s questions papers.
  • Attempt mock tests so that you can solve paper on time
  • You can also use method of elimination and learn to use them efficiently in confusing options

Sample papers are also given in the official PDF of HTET notification.

HTET 2020 Books and Study Material

Candidates can qualify the test by preparing from good study material. We have recommended here popular HTET 2020 books and study material with the help of which, the candidates can crack HTET 2020 exam.

The candidates can buy the book online from different sites. Some books are also available for EMI.

Candidates can also buy books separately for different subjects or one for all with sample papers.

Recommended books:

  1. Haryana Adhyapak Patrata Pariksha by Examcart Experts
  2. Haryana General Knowledge by RPH Editorial Board
  3. EVS for TETs by DT Editorial Services

HTET 2020 Admit Card

The HTET 2020 admit card will not be sent by post. Candidates will have to download the admit card from the official website of HTET.

In case any discrepancy is noticed by the candidate regarding the details or center, he or she may immediately contact the exam cell for the correction before a prescribed date.

All the candidates are advised to read and understand the instructions on the admit card carefully and duly follow them.

No candidate is allowed to enter the examination center unless he/she produce the admit card with 2 latest colored passport size photograph affixed on it.

HTET 2020 Cut-off

HTET 2020 Cut-off marks will soon be available by the board after the declaration of the result. The result is announced by BSEH through its official website.

The category wise cut-off marks are available in the official website of HTET and candidates can check it by entering the required details.

For now, we can just provide you with an expected pass percentage from all the different levels.

Level Expected Pass %
Level I 38%
Level II 10%
Level III 22%

HTET 2020 Result

The candidates who are declared qualified are awarded a certificate by the Board of School Education, Haryana, Bhiwani. A separate certificate is given by the board to those candidates who appeared and qualified more than one level.

The statement of the marks is available by the board in the official website and candidates can check the result there only by entering their registration number.

Mere qualifying in HTET does not give any right of appointment to the candidate. The appointment depends upon the appointing authorities.

We hope the information regarding HTET 2020 Notification helps you in your preparation. For any query related to HTET 2020, you may drop a comment below and we will get back to you.

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