Karnataka organizes the Teacher Eligibility Test which is known as KARTET (Karnataka Teacher Eligibility Test). The conducting authority of this exam is the Centralized Admission Cell, Karnataka. The selected candidates are recruited or appointed as teachers in various public schools of Karnataka state. Two papers are conducted for this exam. Paper 1 for lower primary levels and paper 2 for upper primary levels. The candidates who will qualify for KARTET will be awarded an eligibility certificate whose validity is up to 7 years. Therefore, check out the complete article for all the required details regarding KARTET 2024.
KARTET 2024 Important Dates
|The online registration process begins||May 2024|
|Last date to apply online||June 2024|
|Last date to pay the application fee||June 2024|
|Admit card issue date||Announced soon|
|Examination date||Announced soon|
|Answer key release date||Announced soon|
|Result announcement||Announced soon|
- The age of the candidate must be between 18 years to 40 years.
- Relaxation will be provided to the reserved category candidates.
For primary teacher class (1st to 5th)
- Applicants must have completed class 12th from a recognized board with 50% in aggregate. 5% of relaxation for reserved category candidates.
- Candidates must have passed B.Ed. or D.El.Ed with 45% – 50% marks in aggregate.
- Final-year students are also eligible to apply.
For Upper Primary Teachers (Class 6th to 8th)
- Applicants must have completed graduation with 50% marks in aggregate.
- Candidates need to pass a diploma in B.Ed./D.El.Ed to be eligible.
- Final year appearing candidates can also apply.
|Paper||Subjects||Total questions||Total Marks|
Exam Syllabus (for paper 1)
Child Development and Pedagogy
The concept of development and its relationship with learning, Formulating appropriate questions for assessing readiness levels of learners; for enhancing learning and critical thinking in the classroom and for assessing learner achievement, Principles of the development of children, Evaluation: perspective and practice, Influence of Heredity & Environment, The distinction between Assessment for learning and assessment of learning; School-Based Assessment, Continuous & Comprehensive, Socialization processes: Social world & children (Teacher, Parents, Peers), Individual differences among learners, understanding differences based on diversity of language, caste, gender, community, religion, etc, Piaget, Kohlberg, and Vygotsky constructs and critical perspectives. Concepts of child-centered and progressive education, Gender as a social construct; gender roles, gender-bias and educational practice, Critical perspective of the construct of Intelligence, Multi-Dimensional Intelligence, Language & Thought.
Language Comprehension, Reading unseen passages, Pedagogy of Language Development : (Learning and acquisition, Remedial Teaching, Principles of Language Teaching, Teaching-learning materials: Textbook, multi-media materials, multilingual resource of the classroom, Role of listening and speaking; the function of language and how children use it as a tool, Evaluating language comprehension and proficiency: speaking, listening, reading and writing, The critical perspective on the role of grammar in learning a language for communicating ideas verbally and in written form, Challenges of teaching language in a diverse classroom; language difficulties, errors and disorders Language Skills.
Comprehension: Two unseen prose passages, Pedagogy of language development: Same as Language 1
Geometry, Data Handling, Shapes & Spatial Understanding, Volume, Solids around Us, Time, Numbers, Weight, Addition and Subtraction, Measurement, Multiplication, Division.
Travel, Water, Shelter, Food, Family, and Friends.
For Paper 2
Child development and pedagogy: Same as paper 1
Language 1: Same as paper 1
Language 2: Same as paper 1
Mathematics: Number System, Algebra, Geometry, Mensuration, Data Handling
Science: Food, Materials, The World of Living, Moving Things, People, and Ideas, How Do Things Work? , Natural Phenomena, Natural Resources.
Social studies: Social and political life, history, and geography.
KARTET 2024 Result
The result of the exam will be announced few days after the commencement of the exam. The result can be checked on the official website of the conducting authority. Candidates can check the result online by providing their registration details online through the official web portal. The scorecard will include information about the marks secured by candidates in the qualifying exam.
KARTET 2024 FAQs
Question: How to apply for KARTET 2024?
Ans. Applicants can register themselves on the authorized web page of KARTET.
Question: What is the application fee to apply for KARTET?
Ans. General Category candidates will have to pay Rs. 1000/- for both papers (1 and 2). For SC/ST, the application fee is Rs. 500 for both papers (1 and 2).
Question: What are the age criteria to apply?
Ans. Applicants must be 18 years to 40 years in order to apply for KARTET.