WB Primary TET 2017
The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) will be conducting the West Bengal Primary Teacher Eligibility Test this year as well. The candidates who fulfills the eligibility criteria can apply for the position. The WB TET (Primary) will be held as per the guidelines that have been mentioned by the Department of School Education, Government of West Bengal authorities. The candidates applying for the West Bengal Primary TET can either apply for the primary section or they can opt for the Secondary section depending on their preferences. There were several who were void of primary education, but now when the government is trying to enhance the education standard it is important that the best teachers are selected for the job.
Exam Name: West Bengal Primary Teacher Eligibility Test
Commonly known as: WB Primary TET
Exam Category: UG Entrance Exam
Exam Level: State Level
About WB Primary TET
It is said that the children who have proper education have the ability to rise up to the occasion and held their head high when met with challenges. Primary education is the base and the students with great foundation can build a strong career later on in their life. Therefore, while selecting teachers for primary education, the state government must keep in mind that only the best candidates get the chance. WB TET (Primary) is a perfect way to sift through millions of applicants and selecting the right candidate for the job.
Eligibility Criteria of WB Primary TET 2017
The candidates who are willing to appear for the WB Primary TET must fulfill the following eligibility criteria that have been set:
• The candidates must clear the Higher Secondary Exam with a minimum of 50% marks
• If the candidates belong to reserved category, then there is a relaxation of 45% marks, so in order to meet the eligibility criteria they need to attain 45% marks only
• Even those candidates who have completed their graduation in any discipline can apply for the exam
• In case of the graduate candidates, there is no qualifying marks mentioned
• Only the candidates need to attain their degree from a recognized University
Application Process in WB Primary TET 2017
The candidates who are willing to apply for the West Bengal Primary TET must follow the below mentioned instructions to complete the application process successfully:
• The candidates will have to visit the official website at www.wbbpe.org or wbsed.gov.in
• The candidates will have to acquire the application form from the notified centers upon the payment of the application fee
• The candidates need to fill up the application form with the correct details
• Verify the details and then submit the application form with relevant documents to the same bank or in the distribution centers
Application Fee of WB Primary TET 2017
The candidates who belong to general category will have to pay a sum of Rs. 100 as the application fee, whereas the candidates belonging to the SC/ ST category will have to pay Rs. 25 only.
Age Limit of WB Primary TET 2017
The calculation of the age limit will be done as per the norms laid down by the West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE).
Exam Pattern of WB Primary TET 2017
WB TET (Primary) exam pattern and syllabus are mentioned below:
|I||Child Development and Pedagogy||30||30|
|II||Child Development and Pedagogy||30||30|
|Maths or Science (For Maths and Science Teachers)||60||60|
|Social Science (For Social Science Teacher)|
|For other teacher – either Maths/ Science or Social Science|
Admit Card of WB Primary TET 2017
The admit card will be made available online. The candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website.
Results of WB Primary TET 2017
The results of the WB TET (Primary) will be declared online. The candidates will be able to check their results online by entering their roll number in specified location on the page.
Important Dates in WB Primary TET 2017
The candidates must make a note of the following important dates to ensure successful submission of the application form:
• The application form will be on sale from the first week of June 2017
• The application form can be submitted till the last week of July 2017
• Hall ticket is available to download from 1st week of August 2017
• The exam will be held in August 2017, tentatively
• Results will be announced by 2nd week of September 2017
• Counselling process will start by last week of September 2017
West Bengal Board of Primary Education
“Acharya Prafulla Chandra Bhavan”,
DK – 7/1, Sector II, Bidhannagar,
Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 091.
Ph No: 91 33 2334 8983
E-mail: secretary. firstname.lastname@example.org