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AP TET 2025 - Notification, Application form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Exam Dates

AP TET 2025 - Notification, Application form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Exam Dates

Edited By Meghana Mohana Krishnan | Updated on Apr 12, 2024 10:50 AM IST | #AP TET

The Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is a state level examination conducted by the Department of School Education. The AP TET 2025 exam is conducted to check the eligibility of candidates for teaching positions across the state. The official AP TET notification of the exam will be released on the official website aptet.apcfss.in.

The AP TET 2025 exam is held once a year. The notification of the AP TET exam will be released between Feb and June. The validity of the AP TET certificate is lifetime and the candidates will be eligible to apply for any teaching positions in the future. Details regarding the AP TET exam 2025 like eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern is shared below.

AP TET 2025 Overview

Full Exam Name

Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test

Short Exam Name

AP TET

Conducting Body

Department of School Education, Andhra Pradesh

Frequency of Conduct

Once a year

Exam Level

State Level Exam

Languages

English

Mode of Application

Online

Application Fee (General)

750 Rs [Online]

Mode of Exam

Online

AP TET Paper 1 - Duration

2 Hours 30 Minutes

AP TET 2025 Important Dates

It is important for the candidates applying for the exam to check the AP TET important dates 2025 regarding the exam regularly. All the AP TET important dates and updates will be released on the official website from time to time. Below table shows some of the AP TET 2025 important dates to remember while appearing for the examination.

AP TET Important Dates 2025

Events

AP TET Dates

AP TET Notification 2025

To be announced

AP TET 2025 Registration date

To be announced

Last day to fill the AP TET 2025 application form

To be announced

Last day to pay AP TET 2025 fee

To be announced

AP TET admit card 2025

To be announced

AP TET 2025 exam date

To be announced

AP TET Answer Key 2025

To be announced

AP TET Result 2025

To be announced

AP TET 2025 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for the exam must check if they fulfil the AP TET eligibility criteria 2025. The AP TET Eligibility criteria also depends on the level of the exam the candidate is appearing for. Candidates who clear the AP TET 2025 exam will be eligible to apply for teaching posts in government schools across Andhra Pradesh. Candidates are requested to check the below AP TET eligibility criteria 2025 before filling in the application form.

APTET Age limit: Candidates must be above 18 years and there is no upper age limit.

AP TET Educational qualifications (Paper 1)

  • Intermediate (or Senior Secondary) with at least 50% marks and must be in the final year of a four-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) program. (or)

  • 50% marks in Graduation (or) Post Graduation with B.Ed.(or)

  • Graduation with at least 45% marks and a one-year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) degree. (or)

  • Intermediate/Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and a four-year B.A./B.Sc.Ed or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed degree.

AP TET Educational qualifications (Paper 2)

  • Candidates with a minimum of 50% marks in four years of B.A.Ed/ B.Sc.Ed (or)

  • Candidates who have passed Bachelor’s of Education (B.Ed Special Education)/ Bachelor’s of Education (B.Ed) course.

  • Candidates who have a graduation degree in Bachelor’s of Oriental Language or its equivalent or concerned language as one of the optional subjects or a bachelor’s degree in literature or post-graduation in the concerned language.

  • Candidates must have a Language Pandit Training Certificate/B.Ed degree in the concerned language as one of the methodologies

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AP TET 2025 Application Form

The AP TET application process for the exam begins during the time of the notification release or a few days after the release. The AP TET exam fee will be Rs 750 for each paper and it can also be paid through the cse.ap.gov.in website. Applications that are once submitted the AP TET application form cannot be modified later on. Candidates need to pay Rs 750 and apply a fresh application form.

Steps to fill the AP TET application form 2025

  1. Visit the official AP TET website aptet.apcfss.in.

  2. Click on the "Apply Online" link for the AP TET exam.

  3. Fill in the required details like personal information, educational qualifications, exam preferences, and uploading scanned documents.

  4. Pay the application fee.

  5. Submit the completed AP TET application form.

  6. Download or print out the AP TET 2025 application form for future reference.

AP TET 2025 Syllabus

The AP TET syllabus 2025 will be released on the official website a few days after the notification release. The detailed AP TET syllabus will be available on cse.ap.gov.in. The exam is divided into 2 papers in which the candidates can apply for any or both the papers. The AP TET 2025 syllabus of Paper 1 ( A & B) and Paper 2 (A & B ) are listed below.

AP TET Paper 1 (A & B)

  • Child development and Pedagogy. (30 marks)

  • Language 1 - Telugu, Urdu, Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Odia. (30 marks)

  • Language 2 - English. (30 marks)

  • Mathematics. (30 marks)

  • Environmental studies. (30 marks)

AP TET Paper 2 (A & B)

  • Child development and Pedagogy (30 marks).

  • Language 1 - Telugu, Urdu, Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Odia, Sanskrit (30 marks).

  • Language 2 - English. (30 marks)

  • Mathematics and science. ( Mathematics, Physical science, Biological science, Social studies, languages) ( 60 marks).

AP TET 2025 Exam Pattern

The AP TET Exam pattern 2025 consists of 2 papers. Candidates can choose any Paper according to their level. Candidates who choose level 1 will be eligible for primary teacher level ( classes 1 to 5) and candidates who choose level 2 will be eligible for upper primary teacher level ( classes 6 to 8).

Both the AP TET exam papers consist of 150 marks each carrying 1 mark for each correct answer. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers in this examination. Candidates need to qualify the AP TET 2025 exam in order to get the certification.

The AP TET exam pattern consists of a computer based exam with multiple choice questions. The exam time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

AP TET 2025 Preparation Tips

Aspirants who want to seriously crack the APTET exam must inculcate a study strategy and prepare for the exam. Some of the AP TET preparation tips 2025 that might help are listed below.

  • Know the syllabus and exam pattern.

  • Develop a study table covering all the subjects and study consistently.

  • Gather standard study materials for the exam.

  • Focus on Child development and pedagogy.

  • Strengthen language skills by developing vocabulary, grammar and comprehension.

  • Practice AP TET sample papers

  • Develop time management.

  • Stay updated with current affairs.

AP TET 2025 Admit Card

The AP TET admit card 2025 is important to have while appearing for the exam. Candidates who do not have their physical AP TET admit card are not permitted into the exam hall. The Department of school education releases the AP TET 2025 admit card on their official website. The AP TET admit card 2025 will usually be released a few weeks before the exam. The admit card contains all the details of the candidates like Name, exam name, paper they are appearing for, exam centre, etc.

Steps to download the AP TET admit card 2025

  • Visit the APTET official website.

  • Locate the AP TET admit card download link.

  • Enter login credentials (Registration ID, Mobile Number, or Aadhaar Number with DOB).

  • Download the AP TET admit card and print out for future reference.

AP TET 2025 Exam Centres

Candidates can choose their AP TET exam centre of their choice while applying for the examination. It is entirely based on a first-come first-serve basis. AP TET Exam centre 2025 will be given in the admit card and candidates need to be in the specific exam centre without fail. The AP TET 2025 exam centres once allotted cannot be changed. The list of exam centres are below.

AP TET Exam Centres 2025

  • Anakapalli

  • Ananthapur

  • Palasa

  • Srikakulam

  • Parvathipuram

  • Vijayanagaram

  • Visakhapatnam

  • Araku

  • Anakapalli

  • Kakinada

  • Rajahmundry

  • Amalapuram

  • Narsapuram

  • Eluru

  • Machilipatnam

  • Vijayawada

  • Amravati

  • Guntur

  • Bapatla

  • Narsaraupeta

  • Markapuram

  • Ongole

  • Nellore

  • Gudur

  • Tirupati

  • Chittoor

  • Madanapalle

  • Adoni

  • Kurnool

  • Nandyala

  • Kadapa

  • Rajampeta (proposed).

AP TET 2025 Answer Key

The AP TET answer key for the exam will be released within 1-2 weeks. The AP TET answer key 2025 will help in analyzing the results of the candidate. The AP TET 2025 answer key will be in the form of a PDF and the key will contain answers of both the papers. The AP TET Answer key will be released on the official website aptet.apcfss.in. Candidates can download the answer key and raise objections if any. Based on the objections, the conducting board will release the final AP TET answer key 2025.

AP TET 2025 Result

Candidates who have written the AP TET exam will have to wait for over a month to get the AP TET results. The AP TET 2025 results 2025 will be released on the official website which is aptet.apcfss.in. Candidates are recommended to check the official website regularly to check the AP TET results on time. Candidates need to have their username and password in order to check their AP TET 2025 results.

AP TET 2025 Cut Off

The AP TET cut off 2025 are the minimum marks a candidate needs to acquire to be eligible for teaching positions in Andhra Pradesh. The AP TET cut off is set based on the difficulty level of the exam, number of applicants, vacancies, etc. The AP TET 2025 cut off is released during the time of the results. Candidates can also find the AP TET cut off in the result notification or in the scorecard.

AP TET Cut Off 2025

Category

Qualifying marks

OC

60%

OBC

50%

SC/ST/PwD

40%

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. How to select an AP TET 2025 exam centre?

AP TET exam centre can be selected during the time of filling the application form.

2. What is the salary of a teacher with an AP TET certificate?

The salary of a primary teacher will vary between Rs 9, 300  - Rs 34, 800. The salary of an upper primary teacher will be around Rs 44, 900

3. Will there be any allowances for a primary teacher after qualifying AP TET 2025 exam?

AP TET teachers are eligible for travel allowances, house rent allowances, etc. which will be allotted on top of their salary.

4. What is the fee for the AP TET exam 2025?

The fee for writing the AP TET exam is Rs 750 for each paper. 

5. How to check the AP TET results 2025?

Candidates can check the APTET 2025 results by logging into their official website. The candidates can also download the AP TET result 2025.

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