TNTET 2018 Examination Date, Syllabus and Eligibility Criteria

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The news came from the source that TNTET Examination is scheduled on 6th October 2018 for Paper-I (D.T.Ed) and 7th October 2018 for Paper-II (B.Ed). Tamil Nadu Teachers Eligibility Test (TNTET) 2018 ‘Application Form’is expected to be released soon. Well, all information will be declared in the notification by Tamil Nadu ‘Teachers Recruitment Board’ (TRB) and you can log on for details to


TNTET 2018 – Application Fee

For General and OBC candidates – Application Fee Rs.500

For ST/SC and other Candidates – Application Fees Rs.250


Mode of Payment

Online mode like- Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card, Challan etc.


TNTET 2018- Examination Eligibility

Will apply for class (I to V)

  • Ed. / Nursery Teacher Training with 2 years BTC in Urdu and BTC.
  • 12th class diploma in teacher education/ Elementary. Education/B.Sc/B.A/B/Litt in Mathematics, Physics, Botany, Chemistry, English, Geography, History or any similar degree from any recognized.


Will apply for class (V to VIII)

  • Graduation with minimum 45% marks.
  • 2-year diploma in Education or B.Ed. with 50% Marks.
  • Candidates who are appearing for E.Ed / B.Ed. degree are also eligible to apply.


Age Limit

Minimum Age -18 Years

Maximum Age Limit -40 Years

* Age relaxation- will be applicable as per government guideline.  


TNTET 2018 – Syllabus


No Subject Name Syllabus
1. Child-Development and Pedagogy (a) Study of Children’s Profile (Physical, Cognitive).

(c) Physical and Intellectual Development.

(b) Child’s Social and Emotional Profile.

(f) Moral Development in Child.

(e) Social and Emotional Development for 6 to 10 years of Age Group.

(g) Learning, Types & Levels of Learning.

(f) Concepts & Constructs Factors Contributing to Learning, Learning and Knowledge.


2. Language-I (Tamil) Tamil (Compulsory Language I) – basics of this language is asked just to test the knowledge of basics of this language.


3. Language-II  (English) Syllabus (VI, VII & VIII Classes)

(a) Spotting Errors

(b) Passage Completion

(c) Idioms and Phrases

(d) Fill in the blanks

(e) Sentence Arrangement

(f) Spelling Test

(g) Antonyms

(h) Joining Sentences

(i) Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)

(j) General English

(k) Synonyms

(l) Transformation

(m) Para Completion

(n) Prepositions Sentence


4. Environmental-Studies (a) Animals & Plants.

(b) Birds

(c) Day & Night

(d) Small Creatures around the Children

(e) Air and Water

(f) Body-Food & Man,

(g) Matter & Materials,

(h) Keeping Healthy and Clean,

(i) Science in Everyday

(j) Work


(l) Soil


5. Mathematics Numbers, Shapes & Figures, Measurements, Data Study, Patterns, Fractional Numbers


*Source of the information –



TNTET 2018- Marks




Subject Name Number of Questions Marks Exam Duration
1 Child-Development and Pedagogy 30 30 90 Minutes
2 Language- I 30 30
3 Language-II 30 30
4 Environmental-Studies 30 30
5 Mathematics 30 30
Total 150 150





Subject Name Number of Questions Marks Exam Pattern
1 Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30 90 Minutes
2 Language-I
3 Language-II
4 For Mathematics / Science Teacher 60 60
5 For Social-Science Teacher 60 60
Total 150 150


TNTET 2018 Exam- How to Apply?

Step-1: Simply visit to the website ‘

Step-2: Go the ‘Recruitment’ Link

Step-3: Click on TNTET 2018 exam

Step-4: Now apply online through the link

Step-5: Fill out the information along with ‘Photo’ and ‘Signature’

Step-6: Make the payment of application fee through any online mode

Step-7: Attached documents as required

Step-8: Now click on submit button

Step-9: After submitting the application you will get a Registration number and Password, just save for future reference.

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