KTET 2019

Exam Date : November 16, 2019 To November 24, 2019
Result Date : December 16, 2019

KTET 2019 Application Form, Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

KTET 2019 Introduction

  • About KTET: KTET stands for Kerala Teachers' Eligibility Test which will be conducted to recruit candidates for teaching profiles in Kerala by Kerala State Education Board.

  • The government of Kerala introduced the KTET Exam in order to improve or bring new standards in teaching. The exam is based on the National Curriculum Framework. 

  • Examination Level: KTET is a National level exam conducted by the Kerala State Education Board (KSEB), Pareeksha Bhavan.

  • KSEB Headquarters: KSEB is located in Pareeksha Bhavan, Poojapura, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala- 695012.

  • Scope: KTET Exam is conducted to recruit teachers for Primary classes (1-5), Upper Primary classes (6-8) and Secondary classes (9-10).

KTET 2019 Important Details

Exam Name

Kerala Teachers Eligibility Test


KTET 2019

Conducting Authority

Kerala State Education Board (KSEB)

Level of exam

 Kerala State

Mode of Test

Offline (Pen and Paper Test)

Date of Examination

November 16, 2019 to November 24, 2019


Twice a year


Varies Based on The Post

Exam Pattern -

Category I


Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I Kannada/Tamil/Malayalam, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, Language II English/Arabic

Exam Pattern -

Category II


Child Development & Pedagogy, Language I Kannada/ Tamil/Malayalam, Language II English/Arabic, Mathematics and Science, Social Studies 

Exam Pattern -

Category III


Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning and Teaching Aptitude, Language Kannada/ Tamil/Malayalam/English, Mathematics/Science, Content/Pedagogy 

Exam Pattern - Category IV


Child Development & Pedagogy, Teaching Aptitude, Language  Kannada/Tamil /Malayalam/English, Content/Pedagogy 

Negative Marking

No negative marking

Total Marks



2 Hours 30 Minutes or

150 Minutes



Contact Number

0471 254 6832, 0471 254 6833

KTET 2019 Recruitment

  • Pay scale: KTET 2019 qualified teachers will be offered a pay scale of Rs. 4,600 to 31,500 per month (varies based on the post).

  • Notifications: Candidates need to visit the KTET official website at ktet.kerala.gov.in to check the KTET 2019 notification.

KTET 2019 Important Dates

  • Application form: KTET exam 2019 online application form is available on the official website and the last date to fill the online application form for KTET is October 3, 2019. 

  • KTET Examination Date: KTET 2019 exam is going to be held from November 16, 2019 to November 24, 2019.

  • Know more about KTET Important Dates.

KTET 2019 Eligibility

  • Educational Qualification: The minimum education qualification for KTET 2019 exam varies from a passing 10+2 or equivalent with a 45% or having an M.Sc.Ed based on the Category to which the candidate is applying for.

  • Age Limit: The KTET official notification has not mentioned any age limit for applying to any of the category posts.

  • Read in detail about KTET 2019 Eligibility.

KTET 2019 Syllabus

KTET 2019 syllabus: Again the KTET syllabus varies with the which category post one wants to apply. 

  • KTET I (1-5): Child Development and Pedagogy, Language I Kannada/Tamil/Malayalam, Mathematics, Environmental Studies, Language II English/Arabic.

  • KTET II (6-8): Child Development & Pedagogy, Language I Kannada/Tamil/Malayalam, Language II English/Arabic, Mathematics and Science, Social Studies.

  • KTET III (8-10): Adolescent Psychology, Theories of Learning and Teaching Aptitude, Language Kannada/Tamil/Malayalam/English, Mathematics and Science, Content/Pedagogy.

  • KTET IV (9-10): Child Development & Pedagogy, Teaching Aptitude, Language I Kannada/Tamil/Malayalam/English, Content/Pedagogy.

  • Read in detail about KTET 2019 Syllabus.

 KTET 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Structure: The KTET exam 2019 will be conducted in offline mode. KTET exam pattern will have three papers, Paper-1, Paper 2 and Paper 3. Questions asked in all three KTET exam papers will be objective type multiple choice questions. 

  • Marking Scheme: All three papers together make up 150 marks. Every question carries one marks and no penalty will be deducted for wrong questions. 

  • Read more about KTET 2019 Exam Pattern

KTET 2019 Registration

  • Mode: KTET 2019 online application form is available on the official website. KTET Application Fee can be paid through both online and offline modes.

  • Application Fee: KTET exam form 2019 fees for General or OBC candidates will be Rs. 500. The Candidates belonging to SC/ST have to pay Rs. 250.

  • Read more about KTET 2019 Application Form Details.

KTET 2019 Admit Card

  • Availability: KTET 2019 Admit card is now available on the official website at ktet.kerala.gov.in.

  • Download: To download KTET 2019 Admit card candidates have to give their application number, date of birth as a password and security pin.

  • Details on Admit Card: Admit card contains details regarding candidates name, exam center, location and KTET exam date 2019.

  • Read more about in detail KTET 2019 Admit Card.

KTET 2019 Result

  • Official website: KTET 2019 result will be released on the official website in the December 16, 2019 (Tentative).

  • Read more about KTET 2019 Results.


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