Those who have taken CTET Exam 2015 should not be surprised when told that they cleared or failed in the CTET 2015 on April 1, or Fools’ Day.[See: CTET 2015 Results announced news report ]
The Central Board of Secondary Education conducted Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) on 22 February 2015 and the answer keys were declared on the same day, enabling the candidates to check their answers and assess their performance immediately.
However, the CTET final results will be officially known on 1 April. The CTET is conducted by the CBSE for selecting the teachers all over India at various centers.
This yearm more than 7.64 Lakh candidates appeared for CTET 2015 examination that was held on 22nd February 2015.
The CTET exam was conducted in two sessions — Paper 1 and Paper 2 and both papers will have Multiple Choice Question (MCQ’s). There will be no negative marking.
Paper I will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes I to V and Paper II will be for a person who intends to be a teacher for classes VI to VIII. Those intend to be a teacher for both levels will have to appear in both the papers.
Passing the CTET is a must to get the appointment as a teacher in classes I to VIII central schools or Kenriya Vidyalas all over the country. Some unaided private schools and schools under in state educaton boards may can exercise the option of considering the CTET, acording the CBSE.
However, qualifying the CTET does not automatically offer a job in above schools but only a pre-condition or one of the eligibility criteria for appointment, said CBSE. The Validity Period of CTET qualifying certificate for appointment will be 7 years from the date of declaration of its result for all categories.