The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has cancelled the CTET 2016 for the all Haryana state level venues. The examination took place successfully on Feb 21, 2016, at 973 centres in the country. Approximately 7,47,477 applicants had registered to appear in this national level teaching test. CBSE conducts CTET twice a year.
Due to the still rising Jat Reservation Stir in the state, there was the curfew in most of the districts. So that the test couldn’t take place at the following district level venues:
Almost 71,000 candidates were unable to reach the venue of examination due to roadblocks in every other city. In other states, the written test took place peacefully under the hood of approximately 1500 exam observers. Timing for the CTET 2016 was as per following:
- Paper I: From 2 pm to 4:30 pm.
- Paper II: From 9:30 am to 12 pm.
Both Paper 1 and Paper 2 are conducted for 150 Marks and carry the same number of questions. Candidates are given 90 Minutes to solve the maximum number of questions they can. Qualifying marks to attain CTET certification is 90 for General, OBC and 83 marks for SC/ST and PWD candidates. CTET Qualification certificate is valid for five years from the date of outcomes released.
Other importan information included that answer key for CTET exam will be prepared and uploaded within few days. CTET Results are expected to make their way at ctet.nic.in after at least one month. Next examination is going to take place in September month.
Many other exams have been postpoend due to Jat Agitation in the state of Haryana. Below are the written exams that has been postponed all because of the unstability in governmental operations in the state:
- Haryana Teachers Eligibility Test.
- HSSC VLDA, Statistical Assistant Exam.
- Departmental tests against post of Asst Commissioner, Civil Judge, and Extra Asst Commissioner.
CTET Admit Cards for re-examination will be uploaded afresh. New schedule for CTET in Haryana state shall be available within next few days. You are advised to keep log of updates shown at ctet.nic.in website to know more about the examination dates.