Andhra Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test, PET Eligibility Criteria

Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (APTET)
Teachers Eligibility Test
Teachers Eligibility Test Details Date of Posting: 11-10-2018

Andhra Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test, PET Eligibility Criteria

AP TET/ TRT – SGT, LP, School Asst, PET Eligibility Details: Government of Andhra Pradesh District Selection Committee’s Exam eligibility details are given below….

Eligibility Criteria

 Age limit: Minimum age should be 18 years and maximum age is of 40 years as on 01-07-2014.

Age is relaxable for reserved candidates as follows…

i. In case of SC / ST / BC candidates the maximum age limit shall be 45 years and in respect of Physically Challenged candidates the maximum age limit shall be 50 years. 

ii. Upper age limit for Ex-service Men: A person, whoworked in the Armed Forces of the Indian Union, shall be allowed to deduct the length of the service rendered by him in the Armed Forces and also three years from his age for the purpose of the maximum age limit

Educational Qualification:

(1) A candidate for selection to the posts of Teachers shall possess the academic and professional/ training qualifications as follows:-

(a) Must be fully qualified for the post applied for and in possession of all Certificates as on the last date prescribed in the notification for submission of applications.

(b) (i) Must posses Intermediate Certificate issued by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh or other equivalent certificates recognized by Board of Intermediate Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh.

(ii) Must possess Academic degrees of Universities recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).

(iii) Teacher Education Courses recognized by National Council for teacher Education.

(iv) Distance Mode courses offered by Universities and Deemed Universities recognized by Joint Committee comprising University Grants Commission, Distance Education Council (DEC), All India Council for Technical Education and with jurisdiction to operate such courses in the State of Andhra Pradesh.

(v) Special Education Courses recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India.

Language/ Medium Study Qualifications:

a) Telugu Medium & Minor Media posts (Non-language subjects):

The candidates who have passed SSC Examination in the concerned medium of instruction or with the concerned Language as First Language are eligible to apply for the posts of SA (Mathematics, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Studies & Physical Education), SGT and PET in the concerned medium school except for English medium posts. The candidates who have passed the Intermediate / Degree Examination (Academic) in the concerned medium of instruction or with the Language concerned as a subject are also eligible to apply for the posts in that medium except for English Medium posts.

b) English Medium posts (Non-language subjects):

In respect of School Assistant (Mathematics, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Studies) posts in English medium, the candidates who studied SSC, Intermediate and Graduation through English Medium only are eligible. In respect of SGT posts in English medium, the candidates who studied SSC and Intermediate through English medium only are eligible.

(vii) In respect of posts for which two subjects at Degree level are prescribed, a Candidate who studied one subject at Degree level and the second subject at Post Graduation level is also eligible to apply.

(viii) Candidates having the training qualification of Special D.Ed / Special B.Ed are also eligible to apply for the posts of Secondary Grade Teacher/School Assistant, respectively, in General Schools in addition to Special Schools, provided they are in possession of academic qualifications prescribed for the posts to which they apply. However, on appointment to the post they are required to undergo an NCTE recognized six months Special Programme in Elementary Education at his / her own cost.

(ix) Only the qualifications mentioned in the application form, for the post applied for, shall be taken into consideration for the purpose of selection