AP TET 2022 Notification Out: The Department of School Education, Government of AP has circulated a notification regarding Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (APTET). This is a state-level exam, which is conducted for the selection of eligible candidates as Classes 1 to 8 teachers in the government schools. Those who want to become a state government teacher at the Primary & Upper Primary levels must have the required eligibility as per the notification. Interested candidates can apply for the same on or before the last date. Check below the complete AP TET 2022 exam details including the exam dates, schedule, application process, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, passing marks and others.

What is AP TET?

Department of School Education, Government of AP conducts Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (APTET) to determine the eligibility of candidates as teachers of Classes 1 to 8 in all schools of Andhra Pradesh (Government/ ZP/ MP/ Municipal/ Recognized Private Aided & Private Unaided etc.). The APTET 2022 will be conducted by the Department of School Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh in several exam centres in various districts in Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Chennai and Odisha. AP TET 2022 will be held online as a Computer Based Test (CBT). "The objective is to ensure National Standards and benchmark of Teacher quality in the recruitment process in accordance with the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE)", informs the official notification of APTET.

APTET 2022 Notification PDF

Department of School Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh has released a detailed AP TET 2022 Notification PDF for the examination which is to be held to determine the eligibility of candidates as teachers of Classes 1 to 8 in all schools of Andhra Pradesh. The interested candidates can go through the detailed AP TET Notification from the direct link below. AP TET Candidates are advised to read carefully this information brochure, check their eligibility and applicable reservation category etc. before filling and submitting the application.

APTET 2022 Notification PDF- Click to Download

AP TET 2022 Exam Summary

Have a look at the APTET 2022 exam highlights below.

Particulars Details
Exam NameAndhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (AP TET)
Conducted byDepartment of School Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh
Exam Level  State
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Exam ModeOnline
Exam Duration150 minutes
Exam Purpose To determine the eligibility of candidates for appointment as teachers of Classes 1-8
No. of Test Districts13 districts of Andhra Pradesh
Official Website https://aptet.apcfss.in

AP TET 2022 Important Dates

Important dates related to AP TET 2022 Notification, Apply Online, Exam Dates, Answer Key, Result, and more has been tabulated below. 

APTET 2022 Exam Important Dates
APTET EventsAP TET 2022 Dates
Release of Notification10th June 2022
APTET Application Process Commencement16th June 2022
Last Date of Submission of APTET Application Form16th July 2022
Payment Gateway Window Open15th June to 15th July 2022
Help Desk Service13th June 2022 onwards
Online Mock Test Availability26th July 2022 onwards
APTET 2022 Admit Card25th July 2022 onwards
APTET 2022 Exam Date6th August to 21st August 2022
Provisional Answer Key31st August 2022
Objection Window for Answer Key1st September to 9th September 2022
Final Answer Key Release12th September 2022
APTET 2022 Result14th September 2022

AP TET 2022 Application Form 

The candidates interested in APTET 2022 Exam can click on the below direct APTET 2022 Apply Link to submit their application forms for registration. The candidates can access to the APTET Application Form 2022 and submit their details by 16th July 2022.

AP TET 2022 Online Application Form 2022 Link (Click Here)

AP TET 2022 Application Fee

The fee for submission of an online application and for the conduct of a computer-based examination is Rs 500, for each paper. 

PaperApplication Fees
Paper-IRs. 500/-
Paper-IIRs. 500/-
Paper-I & Paper-IIRs. 1000/-

How to Apply for APTET 2022?

  1. Open the website APTET, www.aptet.apcfss.in
  2. Click on the online application for the posts of the APTET Examination 2022
  3. Fill all the particulars in the online application carefully at appropriate places.
  4. Upload a recent passport size photograph and signature
  5. Pay the requisite amount of the application fee, if required
  6. Check all the details and submit the application form
  7. Take a printout of the APTET 2022 application form and keep it for future reference.

AP TET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

In this module, candidates can check the eligibility criteria for AP TET 2022.

Age Limit: 18 Years to 40 Years

Nationality: He/she must be a citizen of India.

Educational Qualification: The educational qualification for teacher posts is based on AP TET Notification is mentioned below.

Primary Teachers

1. Intermediate /Senior Secondary with minimum 45% marks and pass in or pursuing the final year of 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education. 

2. 5% relaxation or such percentage as permitted by the Andhra Pradesh Government at the time of teacher education course admission regarded in minimum qualifying marks at intermediate/ Senior secondary level is suitable for SC/ ST/ Differently abled aspirants.

3. Intermediate /Senior Secondary with minimum 50% marks and pass in or pursuing the final year of 4 years Bachelor of Elementary Education (B. E/. Ed).

4. Intermediate /Senior Secondary with minimum 45% marks and pass in or pursuing the final year of 2-year Diploma in Education (Special Education).

5. NCTE guidelines of August 2010 quote’s aspirants who qualified prior to August 2010 are eligible with the above-said qualification or percentage of marks.

6. B.Sc./ B.A. /B. Com pass or pursue the final year of a 2-year diploma in elementary education.

Upper Primary Teachers

1. B.Sc./ B.A./ B.Com. Pass with a minimum of 45% marks and pass in or pursue the 1-year bachelor in education. 

2. 5% Relaxation in minimum qualifying marks in 12th Class/ Senior Secondary level is allowed for ST/ SC /Differently abled candidates.

3. The quantum relaxation in terms of Andhra Pradesh state government orders provided at the time of respective teacher education course admission with qualifying marks in B.A/ B.com / B.Sc degree is allowed for ST/ SC/ BC/ Differently abled candidates.

4. If the aspirants have not secured the requisite amount of percentage in bachelor’s degree but secured post-graduation in relevant school subjects, she/he will be eligible for applying for paper 2 (a) (b).

5. B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. Pass with at least 50% marks and pass in or pursue 1 year B. Ed Special Education Course.

AP TET Certificate Validity

The AP TET-qualified candidates will be awarded the eligibility certificates. The APTET certificates would remain valid for life. The AP TET certificate contains the following details:

1. Name and address of the candidate

2. Registration number

3. Year/ Month of award of a certificate

4. Marks obtained in each paper

5. Class level of its validity (Class 1 to 5/, 6 to 8 or Both)

Weightage to APTET 2022 scores for Teacher Recruitment in AP

The APTET Marks & Scores will be added in the DSC Exam Final Results. The Andhra Pradesh State Government giving the 20% Marks. Weightage for AP TET Exam in AP DSC 2022. This APTET 20% Marks Weightage will be given for all the APTET candidates in DSC 2022 Recruitment of all the Posts.

AP TET 2022 Exam Pattern

In the below section the applicants will be able to get the complete information about the AP TET 2022Exan Pattern for the entrance exam such as the exam mode, exam duration, exam language, total questions, total marks, marking scheme, negative markings, and many more.

  1. Mode of Exam: The entrance exam will be organized in offline mode as a written test pen and paper-based.
  2. Duration of Exam: The entrance exam will be organized for 2 hrs. 30 minutes duration only.
  3. Language of Exam: The applicant will have to appear for the entrance exam in the English language.
  4. Total Number of Questions: The question paper of the entrance exam will contain a total of 150 questions for the applicants to answer.
  5. Total Marks: The question paper of the entrance exam will contain a maximum of 150 marks.
  6. Type of Questions: The applicants will have to appear objective-type multiple-choice questions in the entrance exam.
  7. Marking Scheme: The applicant will be awarded with 1 mark for each correct answer given
  8. Negative Marking: No provision of negative markings in the entrance exam.
  9. Several papers: The question paper of the entrance exam will contain two papers (Paper I and Paper II).

APTET Exam New Pattern Paper-I (A)

SubjectQuestionsMarks
Child Development and pedagogy30 MCQs30 Marks
Language I (Tel/Urdu/Hindi/Kannada/Tamil/ Odiya30 MCQs30 Marks
Language II (English)30 MCQs30 Marks
Mathematics30 MCQs30 Marks
Environmental Studies30 MCQs30 Marks
Total150 MCQs150 Marks

APTET Exam Pattern Paper-I (B)

SubjectQuestionsMarks
Child Development and pedagogy (in Special Education)30 MCQs30 Marks
Language I (Tel/Urdu/Hindi/Kannada/Tamil/ Odiya30 MCQs30 Marks
Language II (English)30 MCQs30 Marks
Mathematics30 MCQs30 Marks
Environmental Studies30 MCQs30 Marks
Total150 MCQs150 Marks

APTET Exam Pattern Paper-II (A)

SubjectQuestionsMarks
Child Development and pedagogy30 MCQs30 Marks
Language I (Tel/Urdu/Hindi/Kannada/Tamil/ Odiya30 MCQs30 Marks
Language II (English)30 MCQs30 Marks
Mathematics60 MCQs60 Marks
Social Studies60 MCQs60 Marks
Languages (Telugu/Urdu/Hindi/English/Kannada/Odiya/ Tamil and Sanskrit)60 MCQs60 MCQs
Total150 MCQs150 Marks

APTET Exam Pattern Paper-II (B)

SubjectQuestionsMarks
Child Development and pedagogy30 MCQs30 Marks
Language I (Tel/Urdu/Hindi/Kannada/Tamil/ Odiya30 MCQs30 Marks
Language II (English)30 MCQs30 Marks
Category of Disability Specialization and pedagogy60 MCQs60 Marks
Total150 MCQs30 Marks

AP TET 2022 Syllabus 

AP TET 2022 Paper-I Syllabus

  1. The test portions on Child Development & Pedagogy will focus on the Educational Psychology of teaching and learning relevant to the primary level.
  2. Language–I of AP TET Paper-I: Telugu, Urdu, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, and Odiya are offered as First languages in the schools under the state's syllabus. Candidates have to choose among these 6 languages and he/she must have studied that language as a study medium or first language up to class X.
  3. The candidates who studied CBSE/ ICSE curriculum can choose the Language which they studied up to Class X.
  4. The Language-II shall be English for all the candidates.
  5. The syllabus for Language-I & II shall be based on Proficiency in the Language, Elements of language, communication and comprehension abilities.
  6. The syllabus for Mathematics & Environmental Studies is designed on the basis of topics of Classes I to V.

AP TET 2022 Paper-II(A) and Paper-II(B) Syllabus

  1. The test portions on Child Development & Pedagogy will focus on Educational Psychology of teaching and learning relevant to the Elementary level for Paper-II (A) Physical Education Pedagogy for Paper-II (B) will focus on the Elementary level.
  2. As Language-I other than Language teachers have to choose between Telugu, Urdu, Kannada, English, Hindi, Tamil, Odiya, and Sanskrit, Candidate must have studied the chosen language as a study medium or first language up to class X.
  3. The candidates who studied CBSE/ ICSE curriculum can choose the Language which they studied up to Class X.
  4. Language Teachers have to choose the Language of their study in Pandit Training concerned under Language-I of TET Paper II-(A).
  5. For Physical Education Teacher a candidate has to choose one among five Languages Telugu, Urdu, Tamil, Odiya, and Kannada as Language I of TET Paper-II (B).
  6. The syllabus for Language-I & II for Paper-II(A) shall be based on proficiency in the Language, Elements of Language, Communication and Comprehension abilities.
  7. For Physical Education Teachers the syllabus for Language-I & II shall be based on proficiency in the Language, Elements of Language, Communication and Comprehension abilities.

AP TET 2022 Qualifying Marks

The candidates have to score more than APTET 2022 Qualifying marks to pass the examination which has been tabulated below for each category. 

CategoryCut-Off Marks
General60% Marks and above
BC50% Marks and above
SC/ ST/ Differently abled (PH) & Ex-servicemen40% Marks and above

APTET 2022 Exam Centers

The AP TET is conducted online in 13 districts and centres at Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Odisha. Candidates need to choose the district of their choice. If a session capacity of a particular district or centre is exhausted, then the candidate needs to select another date and session at the available districts. If a candidate fails to opt examination centre on the prescribed date, the education department will allot the centre. The allotment of centres is at the discretion of the department and a request for a change of centres or exam sessions is not allowed under any circumstances. Candidates are allotted the exam centre from among the 5 preferences given by them. 

APTET 2022 Answer Key 2022

The AP TET answer key 2022 will be released soon after the conduct of the exam. Initially, the Department of School Education, the government of AP will release the provisional answer key to invite objections from candidates. The final APTET answer key 2022 will be released after the examination of challenges received from candidates.

APTET 2022 Result

APTET 2022 Result will be released for the candidates who qualify in APTET 2022 Exam. 

To download the AP TET 2022 Result, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the Official Website.
  2. Click on Results.
  3. Enter Admit Card number and Date of Birth.
  4. Click on Get Result.
  5. AP TET Results 2022 will be announced on their official website.
  6. Candidates shall check their results and take a print out of the result sheet for further reference.

AP Teacher Eligibility Test 2022 Merit List

1. After the written exam is completed the board authorities plan to announce the TET merit list. The board authorities issue the Andhra Pradesh TET 2022 merit list on their web portal. After the exam is completed for 15 days the board authorities declare the eligibility test merit list. The AP state board authorities may issue the exam merit list on the official website. Once the board issue the exam merit list in the candidate visit the official site and check the test merit list. After a few days, the board prepares the AP TET Merit list 2022. The board authorities prepare the merit list by using the cutoff marks. The state board authorities issue the selected list file on their portal.

2. The candidates who satisfy the board declared cutoff marks all qualified in the TET 2022. If the aspirants want to get any details regarding the AP TET 2022 please comment below we updated our portal. For the latest updates, the aspirants visit our portal frequently.

AP TET 2022: FAQs

Ans. AP TET 2022 Online Registration is active till 16th July 2022.

Ans. The AP TET 2022 exam will be held from 06th to 21st August 2022.

Ans: Open category candidates should score 60 per cent or above marks in the exam to be considered as APTET pass, BC category candidates need to obtain 50 per cent marks and SC/ ST/ PH/ Ex-servicemen need to obtain 40 per cent marks.

Ans: No, there is no negative marking in the APTET exam. Candidates are awarded one mark for every correct answer in the exam.

Ans: There is no limit on the number of attempts for the AP TET exam. This means that candidates can appear for the APTET exam as many times as they want.

Ans: The APTET certificate is now valid for life. The NCTE has officially extended the TET certificate validity to a lifetime period.

Ans: No, there is no age limit to take the APTET exam.

Ans. Yes, you can apply for the exam again. There is no restriction on the number of attempts.

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