New Delhi, 17 December, 2021: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has postponed the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) 2021 paper 2 exam, which was scheduled to be held on December 16 (Shift 2) and December 17 (both shifts). Candidates can check the official notice by clicking here.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has entrusted Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) with the responsibility of conducting the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) in Computer-Based Mode (online) from 16th December 2021 to 13th January 2022 at different cities throughout the country.
The examination shifts starting from December 20, 2021 will be conducted as per schedule and candidates are informed to appear in the examination at the respective centres accordingly. The next dates of examinations for these candidates will be notified in consultation with TCS Ltd. CBSE regrets the inconvenience caused to the candidates. TCS iON* has declared that they are in the process of addressing this situation on an urgent basis and will come out with a solution soon.
*TCS iON is a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services focused on Manufacturing Industries (SMB), Educational Institutions, and Examination Boards. TCS iON provides technology by means of a unique IT-as-a-Service model, offering end-to-end business solutions.
The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) is a minimum qualification examination for school teachers. Over 22 lakh candidates have attempted the January 2021 CTET examination. The aim of holding CTET online was to motivate futuristic teachers to become computer literate and also save paper wastage caused due to printing of question papers and OMR sheets.