CTET Application Form 2018

CTET Application Form 2018CTET Application Form 2018 - Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to release the CTET application form any time soon. Online application procedure of CTET 2018 was previously scheduled to commence from June 22. However, prior to the release of CTET 2018 application form, CBSE had issued a notice stating that the registration process has been delayed due to administrative reasons. Till now the Board has not announced the new application dates yet. CTET application form 2018 can be filled in five parts – registration, filling the detailed form, uploading of scanned images of photograph and signature, fee payment and taking printout of application form.

While filling CTET application form, candidates have to pay the required exam fee either online or via e-challan as per their category and choice of paper. Fee for general/OBC category for only Paper I and II is Rs 700 while it is Rs 1200 for both Paper I and II. Application correction facility will be available after final submission of application form. The detailed procedure to fill CTET 2018 application form has been explained here in details. Candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully to avoid any mistake. To get complete details about CTET 2018 exam such as notification, application form, read the article.


Before filling the application form, the candidates must thoroughly read the CTET eligibility criteria and application instructions, in order to avoid any mistake while filling in the application.


Important Dates related to CTET Application Form 2018



CTET Application Form begins

Available soon

Last date for filling the application form

July 2018

Last date to application fees

July 2018

Correction window will be activated from 

To be announced

Preliminary Exam

(Both Paper I and Paper II)

September 16, 2018

Pre-requisites for CTET Application Form 2018

  • Candidates are advised to keep an active and valid email ID till the recruitment process is completed.

  • Candidates need to have their passport size photograph, as well as signature, scanned as per the required specifications.

  • A copy of class X certificate.

  • Details of the bank account or card through which payment is to be done 


Steps to fill CTET 2018 Application Form

  • Step 1- Registration

  • Step 2 - Fill application form of CTET 2018

  • Step 3- Upload scanned images of photograph and signature

  • Step 4- Pay examination fee

  • Step 5- Print confirmation for the record and future reference

To fill CTET Sept Application Form 2018 - Click here (link will be activated soon)


How to fill CTET Application Form 2018?

The CTET 2018 application form can be filled in 5 steps mentioned below:

Step 1- Registration

Candidates have to click on 'Apply Online' option and enter all the required details in the space provided. Fill details like State, Identification type (select any Identity as applicable), candidate’s name, and date of birth and gender. After filling in all details a unique registration number will be generated. Candidates must note down this application/registration number, as candidates will need to have this generated application number and the chosen password for the subsequent login. 

Step 2- Fill application form of CTET 2018

  • After the registration, candidates need to fill in the application form wherein they need to visit the official application form link on this page (the link will be updated later as soon as it’s officially released).

  • Candidates have to go to the link “Apply Online” and click on it.

  • The filling of CTET application form 2018 will involve entering personal details. Keep the pre-requisites mentioned above ready, before filling the CTET 2018 application form.

Step 3- Upload scanned images of photograph and signature

  • In the second stage, candidates are required to upload the scanned images of their passport size photograph and signature only in .jpg format.

  • Make sure both the scanned images are clear.

  • Candidate should take care that his/her face is not covered in the photograph and is clearly visible

Image specifications for CTET Application Form 2018




Passport size photograph

4 kb to 100 kb

3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (length)

Signature of the candidate

1 kb to 25 kb

3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (height).

Step 4- Pay examination fee

  • The third stage of CTET application form involves remitting the application fee. Without submitting the exam fee, the application procedure would be incomplete and candidates won’t be able to successfully submit the CTET application form 2018.

  • Mode of payment: Candidates have to pay application fee after filling the necessary details. There are two modes to remit the application fee of CTET 2018: e-challan or debit/credit card (Online and Offline)

Remittance through E-Challan:

  • Fee account with Syndicate Bank or Canara Bank

  • Payment by Syndicate Bank e-Challan

  • Payment by Canara Bank e-Challan 

CTET Application Form Fee


Only Paper I or II

Both Paper I and II




SC/ST/Differently abled persons



  • If the candidate pays the fee online, he/she should take the print out of the page declaring successful fee transaction. Also, after depositing fee in Bank, i.e. through e-challan, candidates are required to take a print out of the computer generated confirmation page after successful submission and keep it for the record and future reference, if required.

Step 5- Print confirmation for future reference

After successful submission of the CTET 2018 application form, candidates are advised to take a print out of the page declaring that they have successfully submitted the application form and the application fee. This record will prove helpful for future reference. They do not need to send the printout of the submitted application form to the exam authority.


CTET Application Form 2018 – Which mode of payment to choose and why?


As mentioned above, candidates can remit the fee for CTET application form in two modes:

1. Remittance through e-Challan

Candidates who do not wish to submit application fee online or are not aware of online transaction process are given an option to pay the fee via e-challan, which they have to generate while filling the application form of CTET. After taking the print out of the e-challan the candidates have to go to the bank and deposit fee. After submitting fee in banks, candidates must take out the print of the confirmation page declaring successful fee transaction and application submission.

2. Remittance by using Debit/Credit Card

Candidates can pay the application fee for CTET 2018 online. Candidates are advised to not re-load the payment gateway page and make sure the internet connection is intact while remitting the fee online.


CTET 2018 Application Form Correction

Particulars of a candidate cannot be changed or edited once the examination fee has been submitted. However, CBSE will enable correction facility in CTET application form 2018 from July 26 to 31 wherein online correction in the application dates can be made. Candidates can not make corrections/changes in all details of the application form of CTET application.


Candidates shall be permitted to make online corrections in their following particulars only:

  • Name

  • Father and mother name

  • Date of birth, category

  • Differently abled category

  • Paper opted (i.e. Paper I or Paper II)

  • Subject for Paper II

  • First choice of Centre

  • The language I and/or II opted

  • Address of correspondence

  • The name of the Institution/College/University from where he/she has obtained his/her B.Ed Degree/Diploma in Elementary Education etc. 

Important Note: No change will be accepted through offline mode i.e. through fax/application or by email etc. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained. Please note that no request for any change in particular/s will be accepted under any circumstances after the specified date for online correction is over.


CTET 2018 Application Form Status


The facility to check application status will be available after final submission of application. The process to check application status is explained below.

  • Click on the link ‘CTET 2018 application form status’

  • Enter registration number in the login page

  • Check whether your application has been accepted or rejected or fee has been received or not.

  • CTET admit card will be issued to candidates whose applications will be accepted by the exam conducting authority. 

 CTET Application Form 2018 FAQs

Ques: Can I apply for CTET again if I had qualified earlier?

Ans: yes, candidates can fill CTET application form again even if they have qualified earlier. There is no restriction in the number of attempts.

Ques: Amount has been debited from my account while filling CTET application form but I did not receive confirmation page?

Ans: Due to congestion on Server sometimes online transaction fails. In that case, candidates has to again pay the fee to get the confirmation page. The amount deducted will be refunded within 10-15 working days.

Ques: I made a mistake in my name/address/category/exam centre/photo/sign. What should I do now?

Ans: You can do the online correction. The window to make correction will remain active for a certain period. After this, no change will be entertained. Candidates are advised to download the revised confirmation page after making a correction.

Ques: What is the confirmation page?

Ans: Confirmation page indicates that your application form along with fee has been received by the board 

Previous years’ CTET Registration Trend

Candidates can check below the number of candidates registered for CTET in last three years.


Paper I

Paper II

Feb 2016



Sept 2015



Feb 2015



Sept 2014






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