Bihar TET 2018: Notification, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern, Books

Bihar TET is the acronym of the Bihar Teacher Eligibility Test which is conducted by Bihar Schools Examination Board every year. Bihar TET is compulsory for all those who want to make a career in teaching in Bihar's schools from class I to VIII. This test ensures that you are eligible to become a teacher. To apply for the teaching posts in Bihar, TET qualification is mandatory.

Bihar TET

In this article, we will give you complete information about Bihar TET. Here you can check BTET Notification, Exam Dates, Online Application form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Passing marks, Syllabus, Question Papers, latest Answer key and the result of the last exam.

Bihar TET Latest News 2018

The online application form will be available from the month of April.
The revised result of BTET 2017 has been released.

BTET Exam Dates 2018

The online application form will be available from the month of April and candidates can apply within one month. You can check the important dates for 2018 given below:

BTET Important Dates
Activity Dates
Online Registration Start 1st week of April
Last Date to Apply Comming Soon
Fee Submitting Dates Comming Soon
Application Modification
Last Date
Comming Soon
Admit Card Releasing Date 7 days before the Exam
Exam Date 2018 July 2018
Exam result Date Nov 2018

The examinations will be done in the month of July and admit card will be released 7 days before the exam. The admit cards will only be available on the official website of Bihar examination board. To download admit cards candidates must have to visit the official website.

Bihar TET Notification 2018

People who have been waiting for this exam for a long time will be able to apply soon only on the official website.You can check here how to apply for this exam:

Bihar TET Apply Online

Simply, you have to follow the steps given below to apply for this exam:
  • STEP 1: First of all, visit the official website of Bihar School Education Board -
  • STEP 2: After that, find the link to the Applicant Login and register yourself on the login page.
  • STEP 3: After that, fill the application form according to the given instructions.
  • STEP 4: After completing all the steps of the application form, the computer will generate Application No. and password for you. (Note Down for future Reference)
  • STEP 5: Before submitting the final, check your application form. If all is fine then submit.
  • STEP 6: At last submit your fee through online or offline method. 
In the offline method, the computer will generate a Challan and you can submit your fees in any SBI bank nearby you.

Candidate can check here Application Form Fees structure for Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Application form fees
Category Paper 1 Paper 2 Both
General/OBC 400/- 400/- 600/-
SC/ST/PWD 200/- 200/- 300/-

Those who apply for both papers, do not have to fill a separate form. They can apply through a single form by opting both papers.

BTET Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

For Paper 1 (Class I -V)
Minimum 50% marks in Senior Secondary (or Equivalent) and 2 years Diploma in Elementary Education / 4 years b.ed degree / 2 years Diploma in Special Education Or Minimum 45% marks in 10+2 (or equivalent) and 2 years diploma according to NCTE, 2002.

For Paper 2 (Class V-VIII)
B.A/ and 2 years diploma in elementary education /  Minimum 50% marks in graduation with 1-year B.ed /  Minimum 50% marks in 10+2 and 4 years B.l.ed (Bachelor of elementary education) / 4 years B.A/ in elementary education (B.A.ed/ Minimum 45% marks in graduation and 1-year b.ed according to NCTE, 2002.

Note: Candidates appearing in the final year of the following courses can also apply for this exam.

BTET Exam Pattern

The exam pattern follows as there will be total 150 questions in both Paper 1 and Paper 2. The total 2 hours 30 minutes will be given to attempt all questions. All Questions are compulsory and objective in nature.

Paper 1 and Paper 2 Pattern
Total Questions 150
Total Marks 150 Marks
Each question 1 Mark
Exam Duration 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Negative Marking NO
Nature Objective (MCQ)

More Details

Paper 1 Exam Pattern

In Paper 1, there will be 30 questions in each section and the total number of questions will be 150. Every question will be of one mark and no negative marking will occur.

Paper 1 Exam Pattern
Child Development
and Pedagogy
30 MCQ30
Language 130 MCQ30
Language 230 MCQ30
Mathematics30 MCQ30
30 MCQ30
Total150 MCQ 150

Languages: Hindi/ Urdu/ Sanskrit/ Bangla/ Maithili/ Bhojpuri/ Arbi/ Farshi/ English.

Note: Candidate can choose any language from the given above for Paper 1 and Paper 2 but Language 1 and Language 2 should not be same.

Paper 2 Exam Pattern

The first three sections in Paper 2 will have 30 questions while the fourth will have 60 questions and the total number of questions will be 150.

Paper 2 Exam Pattern
Child Development
and Pedagogy
30 MCQ10
Language 130 MCQ10
Language 230 MCQ10
Science and
Social Science
60 MCQ60
Total150 MCQ 150

Every question will be of one mark and no negative marking will occur.

BTET Passing Marks

As we know, this exam is qualifying in nature and those who score minimum passing marks become eligible for the teaching posts (Classes I-VIII). You can check qualifying marks for Paper 1 and Paper 2 given below.

BTET Passing Marks
Sr. No. Category Marks
1. General 90
2. OBC/Women/PWD 2 83
2. SC/ST 75

The qualifying marks for the General are 90, 83 for the OBC/Women/PWD and 75 for the SC/ST.

Bihar TET Syllabus 2018

The Syllabus of BTET follow as:

Syllabus Paper 1 & Paper 2
Sr No Paper 1 Syllabus Paper 2 Syllabus
1. Child Development
and Pedagogy
Child Development
and Pedagogy
2. Language 1 Language 1
3. Language 2 Language 2
4. Mathematics Mathematics
5. Environmental
Science and
Social Science
Link Download Download

To download the syllabus simply click on the download link given along with Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Bihar TET Books

You can follow these books for the various subject in BTET exam. All of these books designed according to the syllabus of TET examination.

BTET Books Paper 1 and 2
Subject Book
Child Development
and Pedagogy:
Mathematics (Paper 1) Check
Mathematics (Paper 2) Check
Environmental Studies
(Paper 1)
Science (Paper 2) Check
Social Science Check
Bhojpuri Language Guide: Check
English Language Guide: Check
Hindi Language Guide: Check

Bihar TET Question Papers

You can download old question papers from here. Old question papers always help us to know what can come in the exam. By practising old question papers, you can also improve your time management. Many times it happens that even some questions from old question papers repeat in the exam. And if that happens then it is a good opportunity for you to clear the exam.

BTET Answer key 2017-18

You can download here the Answer key of the latest BTET exam. By matching the answer key you can do your own evaluation and you do not have to wait for the result.

Answer key will be upload here After the Exam

Bihar TET Result 2017-18

You can check here you BTET result 2017
  • To check your result first of all visit Official Website of the Bihar School Examination Board.
  • Find the link of BETET Result 2017.
  • To check your result you required your 10 digit Roll No. and Date of Birth (DOB).
  • Enter Your Roll No. and DOB and hit the search button. Your result will display on your screen if you get the score above qualifying marks then you have qualified the examination.

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