The Uttar Pradesh Teacher’s Eligibility Test or UPTET is one of the most sought after examinations conducted in Uttar Pradesh. The examination for the current academic year was supposed to be conducted in December 2020 while the forms were to be released by the first week of November 2020. According to the latest report, the exam will be scheduled to be conducted in February 2021. A detailed and revised notification will be released shortly on the official website.
After considering the current scenario of the sudden spike in the COVID-19 cases, the concerned authorities deemed whether it would be feasible to conduct the examination. Since the examination was essentially conducted in offline mode and an online replacement was a highly improbable action, the Secretary, Exam Regulatory Authority, UP, Anil Bhushan Chaturvedi recommended for the UPTET 2020 exam to be conducted at a later date. The government of Uttar Pradesh got the go-ahead signal after exhaustive discussions with the concerned authorities.
UPTET Exam Pattern
Candidates who aspire to qualify the UPTET 2021 Examination must go through all the details regarding the same. The UPTET 2020 exam will be conducted in an offline mode for all the candidates. According to the UPTET exam pattern, the duration of the exam is 150 minutes in which the candidates will have to answer multiple-choice questions or MCQ. There will be no negative marking. UPTET 2020 will comprise two papers, and one mark will be given for each question:
- Paper 1 is for Primary Stage for classes 1 to 5
- Paper 2 is for the Elementary Stage for classes 6 to 8
Candidates must keep visiting the official website regularly to keep themselves abreast with the latest news on examination, admission, timetable etc.