OTET 2017 Exam Date OTET stands for Odisha teacher eligibility test. The teachers would teach children of the primary side after qualifying the first paper, and 6th to 8th on qualifying the second paper.
TET makes sure that every teacher who passes through TET is good enough to educate students up to their norms. Teaching is a well-paying profession too. Teachers selected through TET have all the facilities of any other government job, which includes regular promotions, paid healthcare, good accommodation facilities, etc. Being a government job, it has ample leaves and vacations which everyone longs for in any type of job. Being a government job the salary of the employees is never late or less, the employees get regular promotions and pay upgrades.
TET is a compulsory examination for those who want to take up teaching jobs in Odisha. There is no restriction on the number of attempts of a person, but there is an age limit. A person who qualify TET can again give this examination to improve his/her score. The validity of the TET certificate is of 7 years.
Eligibility Criteria for Odisha TET Exam 2017
The aspirants must complete B.Ed. Degree with minimum 50% of marks in it.
The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) conducts the Teacher Eligibility Test every year and a large no. of candidates gives this examination. This examination judges candidates on their knowledge and skills and provides them teaching jobs in suitable posts. The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) is the most famous and prominent teaching department which organizes the Teacher Eligibility Test.
Teaching is a highly respectful and powerful profession. It is all about knowledge, the more knowledgeable the teacher, and the more well informed his/her students are. Teaching is a profession which asks for knowledge as well as management skills. If applying for the primary classes, the candidate should have compassion and understanding for them. TET check every aspect of the candidate before letting him/her through the examination. According to them this is highly important profession. And it must not be taken lightly as the future of the students lie in teacher’s hands.
OTET 2017 Syllabus and Exam Pattern
- The exam contains two levels i.e. paper 1 and paper 2.
- The candidates must at least score 60% marks to qualify the exams.
- The duration shall be 2.3 hours.
The main objectives catering to the conducting of OTET is that this examination would set standards in the name of qualitative teaching. It will help to achieve the set outstanding benchmark. This quality recruitment process would, in turn, bring in performance standards in teaching staff as well as students. Undoubtedly this will result in sending a positive signal to the stakeholders of the GOI who lay stress on teacher quality. The minimum qualifications require to appear for the examination is available on the official website.
Download Admit Card for OTET Exam 2017
The application fee structure must enquire through the official website since it is the most reliable source of information. The fee is segment category wise and paper wise. The schedule chart of the examination will publish on the official website itself. It includes the information as the date of examination, paper number, time of the test, and duration for the same. The candidates are free to download their OTET Admit Cards from the official website. The Admit card will serve as access to the allotted Centre of the examination. It must carry along by the candidate without any fail. By simply entering the Roll Number and Date of Birth, the candidate can download his/her admit card from the OTET website. Another feature that the website provides to the candidate is “Forgot Registration Number.” Here, the candidate can renew his registration number in case he/she has forgotten it.
Admit Card Details
The Admit Card contains the details of the appearing candidate like the Registration number, Name of the candidate, Paper number, etc. The candidate need to cross check whether the details match with his actual credentials or not. In case any discrepancy is found, the candidate can immediately contact the officers of OTET and get it resolved. The candidate must ensure whether the Confirmation Page on the official website pops up when downloading the Admit Card. It not, then the candidate can contact the Assistant Secretary of the OTET unit.