Maharashtra TET 2020: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Dates

Maharashtra TET 2020: Maharashtra Teacher Eligibility Test 2020 (Maharashtra TET 2020) exam will be organized by the Maharashtra State Council of Examination, Pune. The aspiring candidates should know that two papers will be conducted in the Maharashtra TET exam. One paper is for the primary level (1st to 5th class teachers) and another one is for upper primary level (6th to 8th class teacher. An aspirant can apply for any one or both the papers depending upon the eligibility. Qualifying the TET exam is mandatory for a candidate to be selected for the post of 1st to 8th class teacher in the state of Maharashtra. The application form for the exam will available in online mode only. Candidates are recommended to go through eligibility conditions before submitting the application form. Here candidates can check relevant information with regard to Maharashtra TET 2020 exam such as registration dates, steps for submitting online application form, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern and preparation tips etc.

Maharashtra TET 2020 Exam Dates

The concerned authority i.e. Maharashtra State Council of Examination will release the official examination schedule of the Maha TET 2020 exam on its official website. However, interested candidates can check here tentative schedule of the exam in the table below:

Main EventsTentative Dates
Starting of online registrationLast week of April 2020
Last date to register online and payment of fees4th week of May 2020
Availability of Admit Card1st to 3rd week of May 2020
Teacher Eligibility Exam Paper I3rd week of May 2020
Teacher Eligibility Exam Paper II3rd week of May 2020

Maharashtra TET Eligibility Criteria

The interested candidates can check crucial information regarding Maha TET 2020 Eligibility Criteria herein below. Candidates are recommended to through the same and if you meeting the prescribed conditions then go ahead for online application form. Check information carefully:

 For Primary Level (class 1st to 5th)

  • Candidates must pass the 10+2 or equivalent exam with at least 50% marks and a 2-year diploma in elementary education/ 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education/ 2-year diploma in education (Special Education) or
  • Applicants must clear the 10+2 or equivalent exam with a minimum of 45% marks and a 2-year diploma in elementary education (As per the regulation of NCTE) or
  • Candidates having a bachelor’s degree along with a 2-year diploma in elementary education can also apply.

For Upper Primary Level (class 6th to 8th)

  • Aspirants who clear the 10+2 exam with at least 50% marks and having a 4 years B.El. Ed/ B.A. Ed/ B.Sc. Ed degree are eligible.
  • Graduate candidates having minimum 50% marks with 1 year B.Ed or B.Ed (Special Education) can also apply.
  • Applicants having a Bachelors degree with 45% marks and 1 year B.Ed as per the regulation of NCTE are also eligible.

Maharashtra TET Application Form 2020

  • The council will release an application form for Maharashtra TET 2020 on its official website i.e.
  • To start the application process, the aspirants need to register themselves.
  • After registration, the candidates will get their login credentials.
  • Then, the applicants may sign in and fill all the required details including personal information, academic qualification and correspondence address etc. in the application form.
  • Candidate’s photograph and signature are also need to be uploaded in the application form.
  • In order to complete the application form submission, the aspirants need to pay the necessary application fee.
  • After completing all the steps, candidates should take printout of the filled in application form.

Application Fee

The payment of registration fee or application fee is mandatory requirement which everyone must pay. The payment can be done through online mode such as net banking, debit card or credit card. After making payment, candidates should take receipt of the payment done for future reference.

CategoryEither Paper 1 or Paper 2Both Paper 1 and Paper 2
General and OBC candidatesRs. 500/-Rs. 800/-
SC/ ST/ Differently abled candidatesRs. 250/-Rs. 400/-

Maha TET Admit Card

  • Candidates who will successfully submit the application form along with the appropriate fee can download the admit card from the official website.
  • Important information like date, timing, venue of the exam will available on the admit card.
  • All the candidates need to carry the Admit card at the examination Hall. Otherwise, the authorities will not allow them to appear in the exam.
  • Also carry a photo identity proof along with the admit card.

Maha TET Exam Pattern

Here is the general overview of Maharashtra TET exam 2020 Pattern below:

  • Number of Question: The question paper will consist of 150 questions.
  • Type of Questions: All the questions will be multiple choice questions.
  • Duration of Exam: The test duration will be 2 hours.
  • Maximum Marks: 150 marks as each question will carry 1 mark.

Paper I

SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy3030
Languages – 13030
Languages – 23030
Environmental studies3030

Paper II

SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy3030
Languages – 13030
Languages – 23030
Mathematics & Science Or

Social Studies


Maharashtra TET Result

  • The result will be announced in online mode through the official website of the Maharashtra State Examination Council.
  • For checking the result, an applicant needs to provide his/ her roll number along with the date of birth.
  • Aspirants who will score more than the qualifying marks will get the Maharashtra TET certificate.
  • This validity of the TET qualification certificate is 7 years.

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