UTET 2020: Application Form, Dates, Exam Pattern Syllabus

UTET 2020 (Uttarakhand Teacher Eligibility Test) exam is organized by UBSE (Uttarakhand Board of School Education). The exam is conducted every year in offline mode in the 2nd Week of December. UTET exam will be conducted for those candidates who want to get appointed as a teacher in the schools of Uttarakhand state.

This exam is divided into two papers UTET-1 and UTET-2. UTET-1 is conducted for the candidates who are willing to become teacher for classes 1st to 5th, whereas UTET-2 is conducted for those who want to teach classes 5th to 8th.

Candidates those who clear the UTET can apply in private as well as central government schools whenever there will be announcements of vacancies.

The Eligible candidates can find out complete details & information of UTET 2020 by going through this article. They can find information such as exam dates, exam pattern,syllabus, application, eligibility criteria, etc.

UTET 2020 Exam Dates

Check important dates of UTET 2020 I & II given in the table below. The dates are tentative in nature:

EventsTentative Dates
 Application Form1st week of September 2019
Application Fee start Date1st to 4th week of September 2019
Last date to submit the application formLast week of September 2019
Admit card AvailableNovember 2019
UTET I & II  Exam Date2nd week of December 2019
Result DeclarationIn the month of January 2020

Exam Summary

Name of the ExamUTET (Uttarakhand Teacher Eligibility Test)
Conducting Body Uttarakhand Board of School Education, Government of Uttarakhand
Exam Type Teacher Eligibility Test
Exam ModePen and Paper (Offline)
Exam LevelState Level

UTET 2020 Registration Form

The registration of UTET 2020 will be offline for both UTET I & UTET II. The UTET Application form 2020 will be available from 1st week of September 2019.

Registration can be done through offline mode. UTET Application form 2020 is available at Head Post offices of District Headquarters of Uttarakhand. Application Form is to be submitted to following address only through Registered/Speed Post:

Office of Secretary,

Uttarakhand School Education Council,

Ramnagar, Nainital

Uttarakhand-244715

Application form is like an OMR sheet, after obtaining OMR application form, candidates must have to fill all the details carefully and correctly. Candidates also need to paste a passport size photograph and signature.

Last date to submit UTET 2020 application is till 4th week of September 2019.

Application Fee:

Candidates can check the UTET 2020 application form fees from the below table:

CategoryOnly UTET Or UTET IIBoth UTET I and UTET II
General / OBCRs.600Rs.1000
SC/ST/Differently Abled CategoryRs.300Rs.500

How to Get UTET 2020 Application Form

UTET 2020 Application Form is available at Head Post Offices of Districts. List of Post Offices are given below:

DistrictName of Post-Office
HaridwarHaridwar(H.P.O) Roorkee
UttarkashiUttarkashi(Badkot)
DehradunDehradun (G.P.O), Chakrata,

Rishikesh, Vikasnagar

TehriTehri (H.P.O) Narender nagar
ChamoliGopeshwar (H.P.O), Didihaat,

Dharchula,Berinaag,Gangolihaat

PauriSrinagar Garhwal,Kothdwar (H.P.O), Dhuamakot,Bhjenro
RudraprayagRudraprayag Agustmuni
ChampawatChampawat,Tanakpur,

Lohaghat

PithoragarhPithoragrah (H.P.O),Didihaat, Dharchula , Berinaag, Gangolihaat
AlmoraAlmora(H.P.O), Ranikhet ,

Bhikiyasenk

NainitalNainital(H.P.O), Haldwani(H.P.O),

Ramnagar,Dhari

BhageswarBhageswar,Bajinath (Garun)
Udham Singh NagarRudhrapur,Kashipur,

Khatima,Jaspur

UTET Previous Years Question Papers

We suggest the candidates must download the UTET Previous year question Papers. Before starting the preparation candidates must know the topics which are being asked in the UTET 2020 exam. Thus previous year mock papers gives a good idea about the type of questions asked and their marking scheme.

All the applicants who are really interested in the UTET Exam can now download the previous years question papers by clicking on the given link below.

UTET Eligibility Criteria & Qualification

Check UTET 2020 Eligibility below before applying:

  • Nationality

The candidates must be a citizen of India.

  • Age Limit

Minimum age to appear for the UTET is 21 years.

  • Educational Qualifications

UTET I :-

  • Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with –
  • 2 years Diploma in Elementary Education.

Or

  • 2 years Diploma in Elementary Education, in accordance with the NCTE.

Or

  • 2 years Diploma in Education (Special Education).

Or

  • 4 years Bachelors of Elementary

Or

  • Siksha Mitra candidates who have cleared two years D.EI.Ed from IGNOU.

Or

  • Candidates should have secured atleast 50% marks in D.Ed/B.Ed

Or

  • Candidates should have secured atleast 45% marks in 2 years Diploma in Elementary Education, in accordance with the NCTE.

UTET II :-

  • Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with –
  • 4 year in Elementary Education

Or

  • 4 years B.A/B.Sc.ED or B.Sc.Ed (passed/appearing).

Or

  • Candidates should have secured at least 50% marks in Bachelor’s degree with –
  • 1 year Bachelor in Education(passed or appearing)

Or

  • 1 year B.Ed(Special Education)
  • Candidates having Graduation degree along with if they have passes or appearing in the final year of 2 years Diploma in Elementary education.
  • Candidates should have secured at least 45% marks in Bachelor’s degree with 1 year Bachelor in Education, in accordance with the NTCE regulations.

UTET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check UTET 2020 Exam pattern before applying the UTET exam. The exam pattern is discussed below:

  • Exam mode – The exam will be in offline (Pen & paper mode)
  • Paper Language – Paper will be bilingual – English & Hindi.
  • Both UTET I and UTET II papers conducted on 14 December but at different timings so that candidates can be given both exams depend on the eligibility criteria.
  • Marks – UTET I or UTET II papers will be of 150 marks .
  • Time Duration – 2½ hours will be given to solve paper.
  • Marking – No negative marking.

UTET I Exam Pattern

Candidates must view this section as it provides you the name of the subjects which were assigned to the examination.

UTET I (Primary level I to V) will hold for 150 marks and will contain 150 objective type questions.

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks
First Language

(Hindi)

3030
Second Language

(English,Urdu,Sanskrit)

3030
Child development and padagazi3030
Environmental Studies3030
Mathematics3030
Total150150

UTET II Exam Pattern

UTET II (Elementary Stage V to VIII) will hold for 150 marks and will  contain 150 objective type questions.

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks
First Language

(Hindi/English)

3030
Second Language

(Hindi/English/Sanskrit/Urdu)

3030
Child development and padagazi3030
Mathematics/Science(for Mathematics and Science Teachers)

Social Studies(for Social Studies Teachers)

Others(for other Subject Teachers)

6060
Total150150

UTET 2020 Syllabus

In order to pass an examination, it is necessary for candidates to have a proper information about syllabus. The UTET syllabus will include all the subjects and topics. Candidates can download complete syllabus from (here)

In shortly, UTET 2020 Syllabus has been provided below:

Child Development and Pedagogy-

  • Child Development.
  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs.
  • Learning and Pedagogy.

Language I-

  • Language Comprehension.
  • Pedagogy of Language Development.

Language II-      

  • Pedagogy of Language Development.

Mathematics-

  • Shapes & Spatial Understanding.
  • Addition & Subtraction.
  • Data Handling.
  • LCM & HCF.
  • Pedagogical issues.

Environmental Studies-

  • Our surroundings.
  • Parts of Body (internal & external).
  • Natural resources.
  • Our Punjab.
  • Solar System.
  • Basic needs.
  • Food, resources , and care.
  • Habitats, types.
  • Cloths, Dresses & their care.
  • Group songs.
  • Festival (school, family & national).
  • Health, good habits & personal hygiene.
  • Looking after the trees, plants & animals.
  • Living and nonliving.
  • Parts of plants.
  • Geographical features and changes.
  • Days and Nights.
  • Disposal and Nights.
  • Local Bodies (Rural & Urban).
  • Transportation, communication and its development.
  • National property.
  • Weather & climate.
  • Community Buildings.
  • First Aid.
  • Disaster management.
  • Pedagogical Issues

Science-

  • Life Science.
  • Methods and Approaches.
  • Evaluation in Science.
  • Nature of Science.
  • Physical Science.

Social Studies-

  • Methods and Approaches.
  • Evaluation in Social Science.
  • Aims and Objective of teaching Social Studies.
  • History and Political Science.
  • Political science.

UTET 2020 Preparation Tips & Strategy

Candidates must go through the preparation plan to crack UTET Exam. Following points are provided some tips for UTET Preparation:-

  • Prepare a time table according to your strength and weakness.
  • Allocate specific time for each subject.
  • Solves previous years question papers .
  • Follow your timetable.
  • Solve sample papers.
  • Revise what you study on a regular basis.

UTET Books & Study Material

To get qualify in the UTET 2020 exam you need to go through a good study material  which will help to crack UTET 2020 Exam. Here we are providing some popular book names which are very helpful to prepare for this examination:-

  • UTET Success Master Paper-I Class I-V by Arihant
  • UTET Class (VI-VII) Ganit Avam Vigyan Shikshak Ke Liye by Arihant
  • NCERT Books from 1st to 8th class are also very helpful in UTET Preparation.

UTET 2020 Admit Card

UTET 2020 admit card will be released in the first week of November, 2019. Check other details regarding admit card below:

  • UTET Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website easily.
  • Click on the link given for download admit card.
  • Candidates need to login into their dashboard by filling application number or password.
  • Candidates need to enter his/her Candidate’s Name, Date of Birth or OMR Number into the form.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Admit card appears.
  • Candidates need to cross-check all the details and downloaded it. But if there is any discrepancies having in their admit card they need to contact immediately to the conducting authority.

UTET 2020 Cut Off

Candidates securing marks equal to or more than the cut off would be considered qualified in the exam. Candidates who will appear for UTET 2020 will have to score minimum qualifying marks and different categories have different cut off percentage.

As per the last year cut off trends, the UTET cut off is given below:

CategoriesMinimum cut off PercentageMinimum cut off Marks
General category60%90
SC/ST40%60
OBC/PwD/dependents of freedom fighters/ex-servicemen categories50%75

UTET 2020 Result

UTET 2020 Result will be declared by UBSE (Uttarakhand Board of School Education). The result will be out in the month of January, 2020.

To check the result, candidates have to log in to official website using their OMR sheet number. To qualify the exam, candidates have to secure equal to or more than the cut off marks prescribed by the Board.

UTET 2020 Selection process

To get qualified in the UTET exam, candidates must have to participate in all the following stages:-

  1. Performance: Participation selection process will be based on the performance of the UTET 2020 Entrance Exam.
  2. Shortlisted: In the Entrance Exam, participants should be shortlisted on the basis of marks scored.
  3. PI (Personal Interview): In the Last round, Participants should be go for the personal Interview.

We hope the information regarding UTET 2020 Notification helps you. For any query related to UTET 2020, you may drop a comment below and we will be glad to assist you.

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