Maharashtra State Council of Examinations completed the conduction of MAHA TET Paper 2 in January 2016. The exam was earlier scheduled for December 27, 2015. But due to clash with CBSE NET dates, MSCE, Pune rescheduled it to the new date. The exam is said to be attended by approximately half million candidates. The candidates went through a big waiting period for MAHA TET Paper 2 Answer Keys due to the court case on this examination after paper 1 got leaked.
Timing for MAHATET this year was as shown below:
|Test Date||16th January 2016|
|Paper I||10:30 to 01:00 pm|
|Paper II||02:00 pm to 04:30 pm|
The Pattern of Examination: Paper I was conducted for primary stage teachers for class I to 5th. Paper II was taken for elementary stage teachers for class 6th to 8th. Total 150 questions in multiple choice form were available in this state level test of 2:30 Hours.
Certificate of TET Qualification is valid for five years from the date of result declaration. To get the MAHATET certification, aspirants need to score following marks as per their category:
- Unreserved / OBC: 90 Marks.
- SC / ST / PWD: 83 Marks.
This examination has been conducted and aspirants have started looking for the answer key of MAHA TET 2016. Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test 2016 question paper and solution is now available soon on its official website www.mahatet.in.
Clearing this exam ensure the eligibility to apply for the teaching jobs. It doesn’t guarantee any type of selection. It just makes you eligible to apply for teaching recruitment in Maharashtra state. Further selection tests are conducted as per the recruitment.
Official MAHATET Answer Keys 2016 are finally available at the website mentioned. Candidates should be able to check their answer sheets by logging at online Maharashtra TET web portal. Objections will be accepted from the candidates as the MAHA TET 2016 Answer Key is issued for Paper 2. However, most of the candidates have already got their questions answered from a nearby coaching institution, friends, or teachers.
The MAHA TET Keys were Delayed due to Court Case
Answer Keys for MAHA TET 2015 were kept on hold due to the court case. As expected by many of us, the Re-Examination has been called for MAHA TET (Paper 1) as question paper was leaked hours before the examination on January 16, 2016. Police Commissioner has submitted the reports related to paper leak and now board committee’s decision is also finalized.
An official from the Maharashtra State Board of Examination told the media that according to the obtained data, answer key was circulated through social media channels. People who paid started getting the keys around 8:00 A.M. Board came to know about question paper leak at 10:30 A.M. A quick meeting was called to discuss on re-examination.
The release of official MAHA TET Answer Keys was put on hold due to the pending decision of re-test. Usually, the board takes a week to upload the key answers for such type of exams. The re-examination for MAHA TET Paper 1 to be held on May 18, 2016. Total 1,74,163, candidates had attended the Paper I examination on Jan 16, 2016 that got cancelled.