TNTET 2024 Notification: The Tamil Nadu Teacher Eligibility Test (TNTET) is a state-level examination conducted once a year to determine the eligibility of candidates for teaching posts for Classes 1 to 8 in the schools of Tamil Nadu. TN TET Exam is conducted by the Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board. Candidates who qualify for the examination will be recruited for the positions of primary and upper primary school teachers in government schools across the state. As per expectation, the TNTET 2024 Notification PDF along with the complete details will be released in April 2024. Candidates who wish to take the TNTET Exam can apply online for TN TET Exam 2024 through the official website of Candidates must keep track of important dates such as the TNTET notification date and exam date. In this article, we have provided all the necessary details about the Tamil Nadu TET Exam 2024.

TNTET 2024 Notification

The Tamil Nadu Recruitment Board will release the official notification regarding the TN TET 2024 in the month of April 2024. The exam application page will be made available to the aspirants through the official website i.e., Tamil Nadu Teacher Eligibility Test (TNTET) 2024 Paper - I & II  exam is expected to be held in July 2024. The candidates who are going to appear for the exam need to stick to the latest notifications which will be provided here once released officially. 

TNTET 2024- Exam Overview

Interested candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria for the AP TET Exam can apply online for the AP TET Exam. Candidates must be aware of the exam highlights. The important highlights of the TNTET 2024 Exam have been discussed below-

TNTET 2024 - Exam Overview
ExamTamil Nadu Teacher Eligibility Test (TNTET) 2024
Exam Conducting BodyTamil Nadu Teachers  Recruitment Board
LevelState Level
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Registration DatesTo be notified
Levels of Exam
  1. Paper 1 (Primary Teachers)
  2. Paper 2 (Upper Primary Teachers)
Mode of ExamOffline
Total Marks
  1. Paper 1 - 150 marks
  2. Paper 2 - 150 marks
Exam Duration150 minutes
LanguageEnglish & Tamil

TNTET 2024 Important Dates

The TNTET 2024 Exam is going to be held this year for the recruitment of teachers for various primary and upper primary sections. The TN TET Notification is expected to be released in April 2024. Once the exact dates are announced, we will update them in the below table. 

TNTET 2024 Important Dates
TNTET 2024 EventsDates
TNTET Notification 2024April 2024 (expected)
TNTET 2024 Application starting date--
TNTET 2024 Application ending date--
Last Date for Making Fee Payment--
Release of TNTET 2024 Admit Card--
TNTET Exam Date 2024July 2024 (expected)
TNTET Answer Key Release Date--
TNTET Result Date 2024--

TNTET 2024 Apply Online Link

The candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the TN TET Exam 2024. The TN TET Exam Application Process shall begin after the official notification is released. The AP TET Notification will be released in April 2024. If the candidates qualify for all the criteria mentioned to be eligible then only they should apply further. Candidates can apply for the TN TET Exam online through the official website of A direct link to apply online for AP TET Exam 2024 will be shared here once activated by the Tamil Nadu Teachers  Recruitment Board.

TNTET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria is an important aspect to be checked before applying for the TN TET 2024 Exam. Candidates who are going to apply for the Tamil Nadu TET Exam 2024 should check the eligibility criteria before applying to avoid any last-minute rush.

TNTET 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Paper-I

  1. Candidates must have completed their diploma in Teacher education from a reputed institution.
  2. Candidates must have 455 in their graduation with D.EL.ED/BTC or B.Ed.
  3. Candidates who are pursuing the final year D.Ed exam are also eligible to apply for the TN TET exam 2024.

TNTET 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Paper-II

  1. Candidates must have a degree in Chemistry, Math, English, Geography, Physics, Botany, and History and also have a diploma in B.ED or Elementary Education.
  2. Final year B.ED students can also appear in the examination.
  3. 18- 40 age-old candidates can apply for the TNTET exam. The age limit is decided by the government.

Steps to Apply for TNTET 2024 Exam

TNTET Application Form will be filled through 2 stages- Registration & Application Form filling for which steps has been elaborated below-

TNTET 2024 Registration

The candidates need to register themselves before applying for the TNTET 2024 Exam. The following steps could be followed for the registration process:

Step 1: Go to the official website

Step 2: Click on the notification for registration.

Step 3: Fill up all the required information

Step 4: Submit the form and keep a note of the ID and Password.

TNTET 2024 Application Form Filling

After successful registration candidates will be required to fill out the TN TET 2024 Application form. To fill out the TN TET 2024 Application form, following steps could be followed:

Step 1: Log in to the official website with the registered ID and Password.

Step 2: Fill up the application form minutely with the required details.

Step 3: Upload the scanned image of a passport size photograph and signature.

Step 4: Review the application form before final Submission.

Step 5: Pay the registration fee securely via Credit Card/Debit Card/Netbanking/UPI.

Step 6: Download and print out the application form for future reference.

TNTET Application Fee 2024

The applicants applying for the TN TET Exam 2024 need to pay the registration fee as the final registration process. The registration fee amount to be paid is mentioned below-

General - 500/-

ST/SC/Disabled- 250/-

TNTET 2024 Exam Pattern

TNTET Exam will be held for the recruitment of teachers in primary and upper primary sections of various government aided schools across the state. Candidates can refer to the TNTET 2024 Exam pattern given below-

TNTET Exam Pattern- Paper 1

The TNTET 2024 Exam Pattern of Paper 1 consists of questions from sections like Child Development and Pedagogy, English, Mathematics and Environmental Studies. There will be 5 sections each of 30 questions carrying 1 mark each.

Content (All Compulsory)MCQsMarksMedium
Child Development and Pedagogy (relevant to the age group of 6 – 11 years)3030Tamil/English
Language-I Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/Urdu3030 
Language II – English3030 
Environmental Studies3030Tamil/English

 TNTET Exam Pattern- Paper 2

The TNTET 2024 Exam Pattern of Paper 2 will consist of questions from sections like Child Development, Language 1, English, Maths, Science and Sst. 3 sections will carry 30 questions of 30 marks and the last section will carry 60 marks.

Child Development and Pedagogy (Compulsory)3030Tamil/English

Language 1: Tamil/Telugu/Malayalam/Kannada/ Urdu


Language II – English (Compulsory)3030 

a) For Mathematics and Science Teacher: Mathematics and Science or

b) For Social Science Teacher: Social Science or

c) For Any other Subject Teacher


TNTET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2024- Click to Check

TNTET 2024 Admit Card

The candidates need to carry the admit card to appear in the TNTET Exam 2024. The Admit Card will be made available to download from the official website 7 to 10 days before the exam. The Admit Card will contain the following details:

  1. Name
  2. Registration Number
  3. Time of Exam
  4. Date of Birth
  5. Date of Exam
  6. Exam Centre

TNTET 2024 Answer Key

The TNTET Answer key would be made available for the candidates after the commencement of the TNTET 2024 Exam. Candidates would be able to download the Answer key from the main website only.

TNTET 2024 Result

TNTET 2024 Result would be declared by the official Exam Conducting body and will be made available after 40 days of the exam. Candidates would be able to see and download their results from the TNTET Official website only. Candidates need to secure 60% marks to be eligible for the further rounds.

TNTET Cut Off- Check Qualifying Marks

TNTET 2024: FAQs

Ans. Yes, TNTET exam is conducted once in a year, every year.

Ans. TNTET Notification 2024 is expected to be released in February 2024.

Ans. Candidates need to secure 60% marks to qualify the exam.

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