Department of School Education, Government of Telangana conducts TS TET to qualify candidates as teachers for the state. TS TET 2019 will be held to qualify candidates for the role of teachers in two categories – class 1 to 5 and class 6 to 8. Based on the categories the candidates want to teach they will have to appear in either Paper 1 (for class 1 - 5) or Paper 2 (for class 6 – 8). However, candidates aspiring to teach both categories will have to take both the papers. The body has prescribed the qualifying cutoff for each category. Candidates securing equal to or more than the qualifying cutoff will be considered as having qualified the examination.
To be eligible for TS TET 2019, candidates must have passed Class 12 with minimum 50% and hold 2 year Diploma in Elementary Education or 4 year Bachelor of Elementary Education or 2 year Diploma in Education
As per the eligibility criteria of TS TET 2019 for Paper 2, andidates should hold BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com degree with minimum 50% and Bachelor of Education
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
The application form of TS TET 2019 will be released online by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana. To apply for the exam, candidates will need to provide all information in the application form such as personal, academic and contact details. After filling all information, candidates will have to pay the application fee. The examination fee of TS TET is Rs. 200 regardless of whether the candidate has applied for one or both the papers.
Steps to fill application form:
Click on the link
Payment of fee
At the payment gateway, candidates will have to provide information such as candidate’s name, name of parents, date of birth, academic and contact details, etc.
After successful fee payment, candidates will be issued ‘Journal number’
With the help of Journal number, candidates can submit the online application form
After generation of Journal number, candidates will need to upload photograph and signature.
Tick mark the declaration and enter verification code
Verify if uploaded images are valid
Click on ‘Preview’ button to cross check all details
Click on ‘Submit’
The Department of School Education, Government of Telangana determines the exam pattern of TS TET. As per TS TET exam pattern 2019, the exam will consist of two papers – Paper 1 and 2. Candidates applying for the category of class 1 to 5 will need to appear for Paper 1. The paper consists of 150 marks and is held for a duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes. All the questions asked in Paper 1 will be objective type questions. According to the marking scheme of TS TET 2019, candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every correct response. Negative marking has not been made applicable in the test.
TS TET Exam Pattern 2019 - Paper 1
Number of questions
Child Development and Pedagogy
Language II – English
The exam pattern of TS TET is prescribed by the Department of School Education, Government of Telangana along with the notification. Candidates opting category of class 6 to 8 will have to take Paper 2. Paper 2 will be held for 2 hours and 30 minutes and questions asked in the test will be objective type questions. Candidates will be allotted 1 mark for right answers. However, there will be no negative marking for incorrect responses in the test.
TS TET 2019 exam pattern - Paper 2
Language II - English
a) For Mathematics and Science teachers: Mathematics and Science
b) For Social Studies Teacher : Social Studies
c) for any other teacher – either iv (a) or iv (b)
Department of School Education, Government of Telangana will issue the admit card of TS TET 2019. The admit card will be released in the online mode within 10 – 15 days before the conduct of exam. Candidates can download TS TET admit card 2019 using candidate ID and date of birth. The admit card of TS TET contains information including name, photograph and signature of candidate, roll number, category, date, time and venue of examination, exam day guidelines, etc. On the day of exam, candidates must carry a copy of the admit card to the exam hall failing which they will not be allowed to appear in the exam. The procedure to download TS TET admit card has been provided below.
Steps to download admit card:
Click on the download link
Candidates will be redirected to the login window
Enter candidate ID and date of birth
Click on ‘Submit’ button
The admit card will be displayed on screen
Download and print copy of the admit card
Department of School Education, Government of Telangana will release the answer key after the conduct of the exam. TS TET 2019 answer key will be available online for all four sets of the exam. The conducting body will declare the answer key separately for all the different languages. To check the answer key, candidates will need to click on the link. The answer key will appear on screen mentioning the correct answers to all questions asked in the exam. Based on the answer key, candidates will be able to cross verify the answers they have provided in the exam with those mentioned in the answer key. With the help of TS TET answer key 2019, candidates will be able to calculate their probable score in the exam.
The result of TS TET 2019 will be declared by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana. The result will be declared in the online mode and candidates will be able to check their result using hall ticket number. On entering the admit card number, the result will be displayed on screen. TS TET result 2019 will contain details such as candidates’ name, roll number, marks obtained in the exam.
Steps to check TS TET result:
The cutoff of TS TET 2019 is determined by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana. The cutoff is the minimum number of marks that candidates must score in order to qualify the test and be eligible to be recruited as teachers in Telangana. The conducting body has prescribed the minimum qualifying score of TS TET 2019. As per TS TET 2019 cutoff, the minimum cut off determined by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana to qualify the exam has been given in the table below.
Minimum qualifying percentage
SC/ ST/ PwD
Candidates are declared to have qualified TS TET by Department of School Education, Government of Telangana on the basis of two papers – Paper 1 and 2. Candidates aspiring to become teachers for the category of class 1 to 5 will need to appear in Paper 1 while candidates wishing to be teachers for category class 6 to 8 will have to opt for Paper 2. However, candidates who wants to apply for both the categories will need to appear in both Paper 1 and 2. Candidates will be deemed eligible by the conducting body on the basis of marks secured by candidates. The conducting body has prescribed the category-wise minimum qualifying cutoff for the exam. Candidates securing equal to or more than the cutoff will be considered as having qualified the examination.
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