CTET Application Form 2019
Shristi Kirti, 05 Feb 2019, #CTET

CTET Application Form 2019 - Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the application form of CTET 2019 on February 5, for two papers - paper I and II. The last date to fill the CTET application form 2019 is March 5 (till 5 pm). CTET 2019 application form is released in online mode for all those candidates who want to become teachers from Classes 1 to 8 in the Central Government Schools across the country. Candidates who hold Graduation Degree and are appearing or have passed the two years Diploma Degree in Elementary Education can fill the application form of CTET 2019. Along with CTET application form 2019, candidates must also pay the prescribed application fee as per their respective category from February 5 to March 8 (till 3.30 pm). 

CTET 2019 will be conducted on July 7. Candidates aspiring to be teachers of class 1 to 5 have to take paper I, while paper II is for candidates who want to become teachers from class 6 to 8.   

As per the official data, more candidates apply for paper II of the CTET exam than paper I. In the CTET exam conducted in February 2016, 200100 candidates applied for the paper I whereas 558137 candidates had registered for paper II exam. Similarly, in the CTET exam conducted in September 2015, 250075 candidates registered for the paper I while 559239 candidates had applied for appearing in paper II.

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CTET Application Form 2019 - Dates



Start date of filling the application form

February 5, 2019

End dates of filling the application form

March 5, 2019 (till 5 pm)

Last date to pay an application fee

March 8, 2019 (till 3.30 pm)

Application correction

March 14 to 20, 2019

Check final application status

March 25, 2019, onwards

CTET 2019 exam

July 7, 2019

Know how to fill CTET Application Form 2019 through this video

CTET Application Form 2019 - Highlights

Name of the exam

CTET 2019 (July Session)

Conducting authority

Central Board of Secondary Education

Mode of application


Mode of exam


Documents to keep ready before filling CTET Application Form 2019

In order to fill the application form of CTET 2019, candidates must keep the following documents ready with themselves:

  • Valid email ID

  • Active mobile number

  • Bank details ( for online payment)

  • Scanned photograph and signature (prescribed specification)

  • Certificates of education qualification

  • Photo ID proofs

How to fill CTET Application Form 2019

Candidates must follow the steps below in order to fill the application form of CTET 2019:

Step 1 - Registration

Step 2 - Filing details

Step 3 - Upload of image and signature

Step 4 - Payment of examination fee

Step 5 - Print of confirmation slip

CTET Application Form 2019 - Registration

Registration is the first step in filling the CTET application form. In order to register, candidates must:

  • Click on the application link of CTET above 

  • Enter the required details like email ID and mobile.

  • Click on submit.

After clicking on submit, a user ID and password will be generated by the system which will be sent to the candidates through email and SMS. Candidates must remember the ID and password as it will be required to access the application form, admit card, result.

CTET Application Form 2019 - Filling Details

In order to fill the details in CTET application form 2019, candidates must login by using their login credentials generated after registering. 

The screen will then display the application form of CTET where candidates are required to enter their personal and educational details, centre preferences, opt subjects etc. 

Candidates must fill the following details in CTET application form 2019:

  • Name

  • Father and mother name

  • Address 

  • Date of birth 

  • Category

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

  • Subject for paper II

  • Centre preferences

  • A language I and/or II opted

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

Candidates must fill all the details correct as no modification/rectification will be allowed after the final submission.

CTET Application Form 2019 -  Upload of image and signature

In this stage of filling CTET application form 2019, candidates must upload their scanned image and signature of the prescribed specifications. The table below contains the properties in which the photo and signature must be uploaded:

Image specifications for CTET Application Form 2019




Passport size photograph

3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (length)

10 kb to 100 kb

Signature of the candidate

3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (height)

3 kb to 30 kb

CTET Application Form 2019 - Payment of fee

After the filling of an application form and uploading image and signature, candidates must pay the prescribed application fee. The application fee of CTET must be paid in online/offline mode through Debit/Credit card, e-challan. The following table contains the application fee which must be paid by the candidates as per their category.

CTET Application Fee 2019


Only Paper I or II

Both Paper I and II







CTET Application Form 2019 - Print confirmation for future reference

After the submission of an application fee, a confirmation slip will be generated by the system. Candidates must get the confirmation slip printed and keep it safe for future references. 

CTET Application Form 2019 - Important FAQs

Q. When can I expect CTET application form 2019 to be released?

Ans. CBSE has released the application form of CTET on February 5, 2019.

Q. In case I enter any incorrect detail related to my name/address/category/exam centre/photo/sign, what should I do?

Ans. The examination authority activates an application correction window for a certain time duration which will be notified on the official site. You can make the required corrections and modifications within the allotted time frame. And download the revised confirmation page after making corrections.

Q. Can I fill the CTET application form 2019 in any other mode than online mode?

Ans. No, you can fill the application form of CTET in online mode only. No other mode of filling CTET application form 2019 will be accepted by the examination authority other than online mode.

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