TNTET Application Form 2021 - Dates, Steps to fill Form
TNTET Application Form 2021 - Teachers Recruitment Board, Chennai, has postponed the release of TNTET notification due to COVID-19. The authorities will release the TNTET 2021 application form soon on the official website - trb.tn.nic.in. The last date to apply for TNTET 2021 is yet to be announced. Candidates will have to fill the TNTET application form 2021 for Paper-I and Paper-II separately. If they wish, they can also fill out the TNTET application form for both the papers. The process of filling the TNTET application form 2021 includes registration, following which candidates can proceed to fill the details. While filling the TNTET application form 2021, candidates will have to upload the scanned images of their passport size photograph and signature in the size and format prescribed by the TNTET exam authorities. A requisite application fee of Rs. 500 (per paper) has to be paid while filling the application form of the TNTET application form. Know more about TNTET application form 2021 in the article below.
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TNTET 2021 exam dates have not been announced by authorities yet. The exam is conducted to test the eligibility of candidates as school teachers of classes I to VIII in the state of Tamil Nadu. TNTET Paper-I is conducted for candidates who wish to become teachers of classes I to V while Paper-II is for candidates who wish to teach classes VI to VIII.
TNTET 2021 Application Form - Overview
Name of the exam
Tamil Nadu Teachers Eligibility Test 2021
TNTET 2021 Application Dates
To be Notified
TNTET Exam Dates
To be Notified
Mode of Application
TNTET Application Fee
For SC, SCA, ST, & PwD - Rs. 250
For all others - Rs. 500
Mode of Payment
Online using Net banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card
Prerequisites of TNTET Registration 2021
Candidates must have the following particulars before filling the TNTET application form 2021 -
Active email ID and mobile number
ID Proof (Aadhaar Card)
Scanned images of photograph and signature
Academic qualification certificates
Caste certificate (if applicable)
PwD certificate (if applicable)
How to fill TNTET Application Form 2021?
Aspiring candidates must follow the steps provided below to fill the TNTET application form 2021.
Steps to fill TNTET Application Form
Step 1: Click on the TNTET application form 2021 link (link will be provided here when available)
Step 2: Register yourself by providing contact details - email ID and mobile number
Step 3: Fill the details asked in the application form of TNTET
Step 4: Upload scanned images of photograph and signature
Step 5: Make payment of the application fee and submit
Step 6: Take a print of the confirmation page and the fee receipt
Specifications for Scanned Images for TNTET
Candidates must have the scanned images of their photograph and signature in the following size and format.
JPG/ JPEG/ PNG
JPG/ JPEG/ PNG
TNTET 2021 Application Fee
The application fee has to be paid while filling the TNTET application form 2021. The exam authorities mention the application fee in the official notification. TNTET application fee varies category-wise. Candidates can check the category-wise TNTET application form fee 2021 in the table below.
TNTET Registration Fee
SC, SCA, ST, & PwD
Candidates can only pay the application fee in online mode only. No offline payment will be accepted by the exam authorities. Candidates can pay the TNTET application fee by means of net banking, credit card or debit card.
TNTET Application Form 2021 - Important Instructions
Candidates must keep in mind the following points with respect to TNTET application form 2021 -
In case candidates fail to fill all the details and the forms are submitted with incomplete information, the application will be rejected.
It is essential that the candidates mention the subject that they have chosen or else the application form will be rejected.
Candidates must enter the relevant information in their specific fields only. TNTET application form 2021 is computer-readable, hence any information typed outside the fields will not be considered.
Candidates must strictly adhere to the specifications of the scanned images and upload them in specified fields.
Candidates are advised to keep a copy of the filled-in TNTET application form 2021 for future references.
Candidates must not send their application forms to the exam authorities by post or mail.
TNTET Eligibility Criteria 2021
Only those aspirants who fulfill the eligibility criteria can fill TNTET application form 2021. TNTET eligibility criteria is different for Paper-I and II. Since there is no age limit, TNTET eligibility criteria is based on the educational qualifications of the candidates. Aspirants can check the eligibility criteria for both the papers below.
TNTET Eligibility Criteria for Paper-I
TNTET Eligibility Criteria for Paper-II
TNTET Exam Centre 2021
The conducting authority provides the students with a list of TNTET exam centres 2021 separately for the prelims and main stage. As per their choice, candidates can select the examination centre. Candidates are advised to select the nearest centre to minimise the risk of COVID-19. It is mandatory to use a mask and gloves.
TNTET Admit Card 2021
Candidates who have successfully filled the TNTET application form 2021 will be issued admit cards before the exam. It is mandatory for all candidates to carry TNTET admit card 2021 to the exam centres along with a valid photo ID like Aadhaar Card, PAN Card, Voter ID, etc. Candidates who fail to do so will not be allowed to take the exam. Important information like date, time and venue of the exam will be printed on the admit card of TNTET 2021.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - TNTET Application Form 2021 - Dates, Steps to fill Form
Question: What are the application dates of TNTET 2020?
TNTRB will release the TNTET 2020 application form on May 4. The last date to fill the application form has not been announced. Applications stay open for at least a month usually.
Question: What is the application fee of TNTET 2020 for general category candidates?
General category candidates will have to pay Rs. 500 as the application fee of TNTET 2020.
Question: When will the admit card of TNTET 2020 be released?
TNTET 2020 admit card will be released on the official website by the second or third week of June.
Question: Can I pay the TNTET application fee via UPI?
The official notification only mentions net banking, credit card, and debit card as modes of payment. It might be possible to pay through UPI from this cycle of the exam.
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Questions related to TNTET
am a 2012 B.Tech graduate.. am i eligible to write TNTET 2020
There is no upper age limit. As you are a graduate then the criteria for you is-You must hold Graduation degree and have passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education or Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of Bachelor of Education (B.Ed). You can fill online application form of TNTET from May 2020. All applicants will be able to fill the application form in online mode till April 2020. You must meet the eligibility criteria before they start filling the TNTET application form.
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tntet 2020 paper 1 eligibility criteria
candidates can apply for TNTET paper 1 or paper2 or both as per the eligibility.
for TNTET paper1:
All the aspiring candidates must have completed and passed 10+2/HSC and also must have a Diploma in Education/Diploma in Elementary Education from a recognized institute
Or, candidates who are in final year and appearing for D.E.Ed. can also apply for TNTET 2019. However, during documents verification candidates will have to provide the D.E.Ed certificate or else they will not be eligible to receive the TET eligibility certificate
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Hello team, Would like to understand the tet process.. Im seeing so many people who had completed there btech /be and try to know that whether they can eligible to apply for exam.. As per my understanding, they can apply only if they completed b. ed along with be/btech.. Maelum this correct??
Yes, it's imperative to do teacher's training program whether it's BEd or DEd for a candidate to be in teaching profession whether it's through CTET or State Level TETs. It doesn't matter whether your degree in discipline of science, commerce, technical, management etc.
Along with being a graduate from a recognized University, BEd or DEd is important.
I have completed b. tech ( biotechnology) am I eligible to attend the tntet 2020 exam
see the eligibility criteria differs to paper wise ,
for paper 1, candidate need to have bed in nursery tearchers training or diploma in elementary education,
for paper 2, candidate need to have a graduation degree in ba/bsc/b.lit degree with the subjects of tamil, English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History and Geography with 10+2+3 pattern from a recognized university.
I completed ME(ECE) in 2016. Am i eligible for TNTET 2020?
Yes dear u are eligible to apply for tntet 2020. u can check the eligibility criteria from the below. if u want to know more about tntet2020 u can check the link https://competition.careers360.com/articles/tntet#TNTET-2020-Eligibility-Criteria
No upper age limit
Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary with at least 50% marks and have passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
Must have passed Higher Secondary with not less than 45% marks and have passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002.
Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4-year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.).
Higher Secondary with not less than 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education).
Candidates must hold Graduation degree and have passed or appearing in final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
Graduation with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of Bachelor of Education (B.Ed).
Candidates must be Graduates and have passed or appearing in final year of 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education.
Must hold a Graduation degree with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.)
Graduation with not less than 45% marks and have passed or appearing in final year of Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.), as per NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations.
Must have passed Higher Secondary with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4-year Bachelor in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.).
Higher Secondary with not less than 50% marks and passed or appearing in final year of 4-year B.A/B.Sc. Ed or B.A. Ed./B.Sc. Ed.
Must be a Graduate with at least 50% marks and have passed or appearing in final year of B.Ed. (Special Education).
Any candidate who has qualified B.Ed. programme, recognized by the NCTE is also eligible to appear in TET.