About AP TET 2019

Department of School Education, Andhra Pradesh will conduct the APTET exam for all the candidates who aspire to become a teacher. All the eligible candidate can apply for APTET 2019 from first week of May, in online mode. The exam will be conducted for two papers – paper – I for primary stage (class- I to V) and paper- II for elementary stage (class- VI to VIII). Candidates who will qualify APTET 2019 exam will be awarded TET Eligibility Certificate, which will be valid for 7 years. However, only 20% weightage will be given to TET scores in the Teacher Recruitment of the State Government. 

Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Department of School Education Andhra Pradesh
AP TET Paper 1 - Duration 2 Hours 30 Minutes +1 More

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AP TET 2019 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

26 Feb, 2020 - 26 Mar, 2020 (Tentative)

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AP TET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

AP TET Paper 1 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for Paper – I

Exam Level        Educational Qualification        
 Class - I to V (Primary Level) – Paper - I        
  • Candidates who have scored a minimum of 45% marks in Senior Secondary/10+2 or its equivalent and

  • Candidates who have passed in two-year Diploma in Education (Special       Education)/two year diploma in Elementary Education/four years of       Bachelor’s in Elementary Education (B.El.Ed)    

  • OR, candidates who have scored at least 50% marks in 10+2/Senior             Secondary and must have two-year diploma in Elementary                 Education/four years of Bachelor’s in Elementary Education                 (B.El.Ed)/two year Diploma in Education (Special Education)

AP TET Paper 2 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for Paper- II (A) – Mathematics/Science/Social Studies Teachers                                                  

Exam Level        Educational  Qualification        

Class- VI  to VIII (Elementary Level)            

  • 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

Paper – II (A) – Language Teachers

Exam  Level        Educational     Qualification        
Class- VI  to VIII        
  • Candidates who a have a graduation degree in Bachelor’s of Oriental              Language or its equivalent or concerned language as one of the        optional subject or a bachelor’s degree in literature or post                 graduation in the concerned language

  • And, they must have a Language Pandit Training Certificate/B.Ed degre  in the concerned language as one of the methodologies                  

Paper- II (B) – Physical Education Teachers                                                       

Exam  Level        Educational   Qualification        

Class- VI             to VIII

  • Candidates must have one or two years duration of undergraduate diploma in  physical education (U.G.D.P.Ed)/Diploma in physical education (D.P.Ed) of at least two years or its equivalent or Bachelor’s                 degree or its equivalent with physical education as an elective                 subject from any NCTE recognized  institution               

  • Or, candidates must have intermediate or its equivalent certificate               recognized by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh and also they should have one or two years duration of                 undergraduate diploma in physical education (U.G.D.P.Ed)/Diploma             in physical education (D.P.Ed) from any NCTE recognized institution        

Paper-II (B)- School Assistant- Physical Education/Physical Education Teachers              

Exam  Level        Educational  Qualification        

Class- VI  to VIII

  • Candidates must have Bachelor’s degree in physical education (at least of one year from a recognized NCTE institution

  • Or, they must have a graduation degree in physical education (BPE) or   a bachelor’s degree with physical education as an elective                 subject        

AP TET 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

The application form of APTET 2019 will be available in online mode from the first week of July. Before filling the application form, candidates must ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria of APTET 2019 as prescribed by the authorities. In order to apply online, candidates will have to pay the application fee of Rs. 500 and upload their signature and photograph according to the prescribed specifications. After this they need to fill all the basic details. Candidates must go through the following steps to the APTET 2019 application form.

Steps to fill the online application form of APTET 2019

  •    Payment of fee

Candidates are required to pay the fee of Rs. 500 through the payment gateway. Once the payment has been received, candidates will get one journal number which indicates that payment has been made successfully.

APTET Application Fee                                                                                                                           

Paper        Application             Fee        
Paper- I                    Rs.500        
Paper- II        Rs.500        
Paper- II  (A)        Rs.500        
Paper- II (B)        Rs.500        

  •    Uploading of photograph and  signature

After payment of fees, candidates need to enter their journal number, date of payment and date of birth and then they will have to upload their scanned photograph and signature as per the specifications. Candidates also need to read and put a tick on the declaration as well as enter the verification code. After completing all these, they can press on the upload option and the photograph and signature will be uploaded.

The specifications to upload signature and photograph is given below:

Instructions for uploading the photograph and signature

  •    The dimension of the photograph should be 3.5 x 3.5 cm

  •    The size of the photograph must not be more than 50kb

  •    Candidates must make sure that the signature and photograph must be .jpeg format

  •    The signature must be done on a white paper with a black pen

  •   Candidates have to upload their signature in the space of 1.5 cm (given in the application     form), make sure it is within that space/box

  •    Filling up of all the  required details

After uploading, candidates are required to fill in all the important details related to them such as name, category, address and educational qualification in the APTET 2019 application form.

  •    Preview

After filling all the information in the APTET application form 2019, candidates must go through the form in order to check if there is any error or not. In case, you need to edit any details then press on the edit option or else submit the form. After final submission, candidates will get one reference ID which must be noted down for any future reference.

  •    Printout of the filled  application form

On completion and submission, candidates are advised to take a printout of the filled application form of APTET 2019 for their own reference and also save one copy. They do not require to send the printout of the application form via post to the authorities.

AP TET 2019 Syllabus

Paper II- A
Child development and pedagogy
Language I
Language II (english)
Paper II- B
Physical education pedagogy
Language I
Language II (english)

AP TET 2019 Exam Pattern

AP TET Paper 1 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern of APTET 2019- Paper – I                                                                                                                        

S No        Subject        Number  of Questions        Marks                     
1        Language - I        30        30        
2        Language- II (English)        30        30        
3        Environmental             Studies        30        30        
4        Mathematics        30        30        
5        Child Development and Pedagogy        30        30        
            Total        150        150        

AP TET Paper 2 Exam Pattern

APTET Exam Pattern 2019 – Paper – II (A)                                                                             

S No        Subject        Number  of Questions        Marks                     
1        Language - I        30        30        
2        Language- II (English)        30        30        
3        a) Mathematics and Science teacher           b) Social             Studies teacher         c) For any other teacher – either a or b        60        60        
4        Child             Development and Pedagogy        30        30        
         Total        150        150        

APTET Exam PATTERN 2019 – Paper- II (B)                                                                                  

S No        Subject        Number             of Questions        Marks                     
1        Language  - I        10        10        
2        Language-II (English)        10        10        
3        Physical             Education Pedagogy        30        30        
4        Physical             Education (Content)        100        100        
            Total        150        150        

AP TET 2019 Admit Card

The admit card of APTET 2019 will be available in online mode ten days before the date of examination. Candidates who have successfully submitted the application form will only be able to download their admit card. The APTET admit card 2019 will contain details such as name, roll number, date of birth, the name of the paper applied for, the timing of the exam, the address of the exam centre and instructions to be followed on exam day. Candidates can access their admit card by entering their roll number and password/date of birth in the login window. Along with the admit card of APTET 2019, candidates are also required to carry one photo ID card. In order to download the admit card of APTET

AP TET 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Andhra Pradesh Anantapur
East Godavari
West Godavari
Telangana Hyderabad
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Karnataka Bengaluru

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • Voter ID Card
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Passport
  • Pan Card

AP TET 2019 Answer Key

APTET Answer Key 2019 will be released for the exam conducted for paper – I and II after the exam is conducted. Candidates can go through the answer key of APTET in order to get an idea of how well they have performed in the exam. By referring to the APTET 2019 answer key, candidates can calculate the expected marks they will score in the exam. After the conduction of exam, a provisional answer key will be released while the final answer key will be released once the examination authorities will have evaluated the answer keys.

AP TET 2019 Result

Department of School Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh will declare the APTET result 2019 in the last week of October in online mode on its official website. Candidates can download their result by entering their roll number and password/date of birth in the login window. The result of APTET 2019 will include name of the candidate, application number and total marks secured. Only those candidates will qualify APTET 2019 who will score more than or equal to the qualifying marks as decided by the exam conducting body.

The qualifying marks for each category is mentioned in the table below:                                             

Category        Qualifying             marks        
OC        60%        
OBC        50%        
SC/ST/PwD 40%        

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