PTET (Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test) exam Syllabus 2018 and PTET state teacher exam pattern 2016 have been announced. PSTET exam is regulated by State Council of Educational Research & Training, Punjab (SCERT) by the guidelines formed by NCTE. According to PSTET official website PTET exams will be conducted on 21/08/2016. Aspiring applicants can register on PTET website between 04-JULY-2016(10:00 AM) to 21-JULY-2016 (Up to 05:00 PM). Desired candidates can also check eligibility criteria for PTET exam, structure of PSTET as well as syllabus of PSTET. Download PTET Exam Teacher Syllabus 2018 in pdf for PSTET State teacher exam. PTET Exam pattern for Paper 1 & 2 is available on our site see below.

What is PSTET (Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test)?

PSTET or Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test is exam conducted by State Council of Educational Research & Training, Punjab (SCERT), for recruitment of teachers for the Schools owned and managed by the Punjab State Government. TET (Teacher Eligibility Test) is mandatory if someone intends to be a teacher for class I to VIII as per the guidelines issued National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE). Candidates in order to start preparation required PTET exam syllabus 2016 and PTET Exam pattern 2016. Punjab TET Teacher syllabus is available on our site candidates can bookmark our site to stay updated on PTET test 2016, Admit card, Results, Expected cut off marks, answer key and much more.

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PTET Exam Details & Punjab STET Important Exam Dates

Organization Name: Department of School Education Punjab.

Exam Name: Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test 2016 (PSTET).

Name of the post: Teacher Posts.


Exam Date: 21/08/2016.

Job Location: Punjab.

Category: Syllabus.

PUNJAB TET Exam Pattern 2018 Structure

  • All questions of PSTET will be MCQ each carrying 1 mark. No Negative Marks
  • There will be two papers of PSTET. Paper I will for candidates who want to be teacher for class I to V. And paper II will be for those who intend for class VI to VIII.
  • Duration of PSTET will be 2 hrs 30 min.
  • SCERT has setup the Qualifying marks of PSTET as 60%.
  • PSTET shall apply to the schools owned & managed by Punjab state government.

PSTET Exam Pattern 2018 for Paper 1 (for classes I to V); No. of MCQs 150

Child Development and Pedagogy                     30 MCQs     30 Marks

Language I                                                              30 MCQs     30 Marks

Language II                                                            30 MCQs     30 Marks

Mathematics                                                         30 MCQs     30 Marks

Environmental Studies                                        30 MCQs     30 Marks

Total                                                                       150 MCQs   150 Marks

PTET Exam Pattern for Paper II (for classes VI to VIII): No. of MCQs 150

Structure and Content:

Child Development & Pedagogy (compulsory)             30MCQs      30Marks

Language-I (compulsory)                                                  30MCQs      30Marks

Language-II (compulsory)                                                30 MCQs     30Marks

(a) For Mathematics and Science teacher:

Mathematics and Science                                                        60 MCQs     60Marks

(b) For Social Studies/Social Science Teacher:

Social Science                                                                             60 MCQs     60Marks

(c) For any other teacher – either (a) or (b)

PSTET Exam 2016 Fees Structure

  • Fee of PSTET for only paper I or II is 600 for general while it is 300 for SC / ST / disabled Category.PTET exam Logo
  • For both Papers I & II fee is 1200 for general while it is 600 for SC / ST / disabled Category.
  • No fee for ex-servicemen (self- only).
  • Payment should be made by Challan ( cash deposit in AXIS bank) , debit or credit card or through net banking
  • Last date for payment is 05-JULY-2016(10:00 AM) to 22-JULY-2016 (Up to Bank Time)

Punjab TET Exam Syllabus 2018

Candidates who are preparing for Punjab State Teacher Exam can download latest PTET exam syllabus for each topics that covers more relevant topics. Punjab TET exam 2016 syllabus are out prepare or make a list of important subjects that are important in examination. PSTET test syllabus is discussed here download for academic year 2016 from here.

The following topics are covered for PTET Exam 2016:-

Punjab Language-I Syllabus

  • Language Comprehension
  • Pedagogy of Language Development

Punjab Language-II Syllabus

  • Comprehension
  • Pedagogy of Language Development

Child Development and Pedagogy

  • Concept of Inclusive education and understanding children with special needs
  • Child Development (Primary School Child)
  • Learning & Pedagogy

PTET Mathematics Syllabus

  • Addition-Subtraction
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Geometry
  • Shapes & Spatial Understanding
  • Numbers
  • Measurement, etc

Social Studies / Social Sciences

  • History
  • Geography
  • Social and Political Life (Civics)

Environmental Studies

  • Body Parts
  • Basic needs of ecosystem
  • Natural Resources
  • About Punjab past and background
  • Solar System
  • Food, resources and care
  • Water resources
  • Air
  • Our Environment
  • Habitats types
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