UPTET 2021 Online Application Notification Delayed Syllabus, Pattern, Exam Date

UPTET 2021: Shasanadesh, UP has released a notification for its UP Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) on its official website. As per the notification, the notification for the same will be available from 11th May 2021 and the registration will commence from 18th May 2021. Interested candidates can submit their applications through online mode only. UPTET 2021 examination will consist of two papers. for more information about UPTET 2021 read the article given below.

Update: UPTET Notification which is to be out on 11th May has been delayed due to COVID 19. Revised schedule for the same will be out soon.

Update: UPTET 2021 complete schedule is out now application window will open from 18th May 2021.

Applications form is available on the official website of the board on notified dates. Candidates must submit applications only in online mode before the due date as late applications will not be entertained.

UPTET 2021 Online Application

UPTET Online Application Form 2020-21

UPTET is a state-level eligibility test conducted by UP Basic Education Board to test the eligibility of candidates in order to be recruited as teacher in Primary and Upper Primary level in various schools of the state. Every year a large number of candidates from the state appear for this test and are provided UPTET certificate. Those who clear the exam become eligible to teach students of primary i.e. Class I to Class V and upper primary level i.e. from Class VI to Class VIII.

Those who aspiring to be a primary teacher in the state can read this article as here we have compiled all the necessary information related to UPTET 2020 such notification details, eligibility requirement, important dates, application, fee, selection procedure, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.    

UPTET 2021 – Overview    

Name of the examination   UP Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) 2021
Category Notification/ application
Conducting Authority Basic Education Board, Uttar Pradesh
Examination type Eligibility exam
Year   2021
Post Primary and middle school teachers
State   Uttar Pradesh
Starting of application  18th May 2021
Mode of application Online    
Official website http://updeled.gov.in/

UPTET 2021 Application- Important Dates/ Schedule        

Activities/ Events  Dates 
Release of official notification 11th May 2021
Commencement of online application 18th May 2021
Last date of online application 1st June 2021
Last Date to Submit Application Fee 2nd June 2021
Last Date for taking Print out of Complete Application 3rd June 2021
Availability of admit card 14th July 2021
Date of examination 25th July 2021
Release of answer keys 29th July 2021
The Last date of Submit objection of Answer Key 2nd August 2021
Final Answer Keys20th August 2021
Declaration of result 20th August 2021

Download UPTET 2021 notification PDF here

Eligibility Criteria   

Eligibility criteria is one of the important point that should not be ignored while submitting the application. Prospective candidates should go through the eligibility requirements before applying.  Candidates found ineligible at any stage will be disqualified from the recruitment process. So, they must ensure that they satisfy the eligibility criteria before submitting the online application.

To help them, we have shared the complete details of eligibility conditions below-


  • Applicants should be Indian national. However, applicants from Nepal, Bhutan, and Tibet also eligible for UPTET 2021.

Age Criteria

  • The applicants should be of minimum 18 years of age and their upper age limit should be 35 years.

Educational Criteria

As there will be two papers, the educational qualification criteria for primary and upper primary teachers will be different.

For Primary teachers (Paper I)-

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university or college.


  • They should have done BTCT from an institute recognized by the National Teacher Education Council Uttar Pradesh.
  • They should have qualified the National Teacher Education Parishad from recognized institution.


  • Should have completed the two-year Diploma in education from the Indian Rehabilitation Parishad.


  • Should have done B.Tech from a recognized University that should be affiliated to UGC or Uttar Pradesh Rashtriya Teacher Education Office.


  • They should have completed graduation from the university/ college affiliated to UGC and BTC Urdu training from Uttar Pradesh.

For Upper Primary (Paper-II)

  • They should have completed graduation and have passed or appearing in final year of 2 Years Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed)


  • They should have done graduation with minimum 50% marks and should have passed or appearing in the 1st year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed) 


  • They should have completed graduation with minimum 45% marks and have passed or appearing in 1st year of Bachelor in Education (B.Ed), as per the NCTE 


  • They should have completed Senior Secondary/class 12th with minimum 50% marks and have passed or appearing in final year of B.El.Ed. (4-year program) 


  • Senior Secondary/ class 12th with minimum 50% marks and have passed or appearing in the final year of 4 years B.Sc.Ed/ BA or B.A.Ed/B.Sc.Ed.

Application Process  

  • UPTET 2021 Applications can be filled only through the online mode.
  • No printed application forms will be made available.  
  • Applications should be made only through the online mode within the schedule notified.
  • Candidates should not submit a hard copy of the application as offline applications will not be considered by the conducting authority.
  • All the documents are uploaded in the format specified by the board.
  • Applicants must make sure that they fill all the details carefully in the application form.
  • In case of any mistake in the application form, candidates should make the correction within the given time schedule.  

Application fee

Category-wise application fee-

Category Application fee
General candidates Rs.400/-
SC and ST Rs.200/-
OBC Rs.400/-
PWD candidates Nil
  • Application fee can be paid through online mode.

UPTET 2021 Selection Procedure

Selection of the candidates will be made initially on the basis of marks in the eligibility test. Final selection of the candidates will be done as per the discretion of the school/institution in which candidates have applied.

Those who will qualify the exam will be awarded the UPTET eligibility certificate. In order to qualify the exam, candidates are required to obtain minimum 60% marks (55% reserved category) in the test. The eligibility certificate will be valid for the period of 5 years and candidate can apply for job on the basis of it within this period.

Candidates an obtain certificate from the concerned department of the district. They must note mere issue of certificate will not confirm their job. Final appointment in the post of teacher will be based on the recruitment policy of the respective school/board.

In case candidates fails to qualify the exam, they can apply can as there is no restriction on number of attempts.

Exam Scheme  

  • Mode of exam- offline
  • Paper- Two (Primary level- Paper I), (Upper Primary level- Paper-II)
  • Type of questions- objective type
  • Total questions- 150
  • Duration of exam- 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Negative marking- No

Primary (Paper-I)

Subject No. of questions Marks
Child development & Pedagogy 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Language – 1 30 30
Language – 2 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Total 150 150

Upper Primary (Paper-II)

Subject No. of questions Marks
Child development & Pedagogy 30 30
Mathematics or Science or Social Science 60 60
Language – 1 30 30
Language – 2 30 30
Total 150 150

UPTET Syllabus

Check the subject-wise syllabus given as under-

Child Development & Pedagogy-

  • The concept of development and its relationship with learning
  • The concept of Inclusive education
  • Understanding children with special needs, Learning, and Pedagogy

Language Hindi/ English/ Sanskrit/ Urdu)

  • Language Comprehension
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Pedagogy of language development
  • Language skills
  • Spotting error/ Sentence Correction
  • Antonyms and synonyms
  • Idiom and Phrases


  • Number System & Simplification
  • Percentage & Ratio,
  • Time and Work
  • Speed &Distance
  • Averages
  • Profit & Loss
  • Geometry
  • Algebra & Mensuration
  • Pedagogy of Mathematics

Science Syllabus

  • Pedagogy of Science
  • Food & Materials
  • World of The Living
  • How Things Work
  • People and Ideas
  • Moving Things
  • Natural Phenomenon and Resources

Social Studies

  • Social Studies Pedagogy
  • History
  • Geography
  • Social and Political Life
  • UP Related Questions
  • Economics and Static GK

Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Science Pedagogy & UP Related Questions
  • Family and friends
  • Shelters
  • Food and nutrition
  • Water, travel
  • Things we make and do

UPTET 2021 Admit Card

After the scrutiny of applications, candidates will be issued admit card. Only registered candidates will be issued admit card which they have to carry to the exam hall on the day of exam.

Admit Card will be made available on the official website, indicating the exam date, time, exam center, and other details.

UPTET 2020-21 Result

After the conduct of the exam, the board will publish the answer keys. Once the answer keys will be displayed, the result will be declared. The list of qualified candidates will be hosted on the board’s website.

How to fill UPTET 2021 Online Application Form? 

In order to submit online application form, candidates can follow the instructions shared below-

  • Visit the official website of the Board first.
  • Click on UPTET 2021 link.
  • Click on the registration link.
  • Fill all the details and generate the registration number and password.
  • Proceed to fill the application form.
  • Enter all the details correctly.
  • Upload the scanned copy of the required documents.
  • Make a payment of the requisite application fee.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Take the printout of the form and keep it safe for future references.

For more information and the latest updates related to UPTET 2021 keep visiting this page on a regular basis.

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