CTET 2021: CBSE announces new dates for postponed exam

CTET 2021 was postponed in December due to a technical glitch. The new dates are in January.

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Abhiraj P | Jan 12, 2022 - 7:50 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the revised schedule for the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2021 that got postponed due to a technical glitch. The CTET exams, which were scheduled to be conducted on December 16 and 17, 2021, will now be held on January 17 and 21, 2022. Revised admit cards have also been issued.

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The CTET examinations of the second shift of December 16, 2021, and both the shifts of December 17, 2021, were postponed. Hence, all postponed exams will be held on January 17 and 21, 2022.

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The Paper 2 exam which was scheduled to be held on December 16 will be conducted on Monday, January 17, from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm.

Paper 1 and 2 which was scheduled for December 17 will be conducted on Friday, January 21, in two shifts, from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm respectively.

Candidates can check the revised dates on the official CTET website- ctet.nic.in

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CTET timetable

The revised schedule of the postponed CTET exam is given below:

Date of exam and paper

Shift and time

January 17, 2022 (Monday) (Paper 2)

Shift 1 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

January 21, 2022 (Friday) (Paper 1)

Shift 1 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

January 21, 2022 (Friday) (Paper 2)

Shift 2 - 2:30 am to 5:00 pm

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CTET Admit Card 2021

CBSE has also uploaded the revised CTET admit cards on the official website for CTET, https://ctet.nic.in. Candidates should download the revised admit cards and appear for the examination in the allotted examination centre according to the revised dates,” said a statement from CBSE.

“Candidates will not be able to change the examination date, city or examination centre”, it said.


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