TSTET Exam Pattern 2020:

The TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 for the two papers that are conducted in the entrance exam. Paper-I is for the candidates that are hoping to be qualified teachers for the classes I to V. The second paper, that is Paper-II is for candidates wishing to be qualified teachers for classes VI-VIII. The candidates who wish to be qualified teachers for classes I till VIII need to appear for both the papers.

According to the TSTET Exam Pattern, the minimum marks required by the candidates to qualify the TSTET Exam 2020 are according to the categories. They are mentioned below.

TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 Marks Requirement

General Category

60% and above

OBC Category

50% and above

SC or ST or PWD Category

40% and above

The TSTET Exam Pattern includes two languages that the candidate must learn. English and the Language I option chosen by candidates. If students have chosen Sanskrit as Language-I, then the paper will be conducted in Telugu and Sanskrit language. 

TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 for Paper-I

The exam for TSTET contains 150 multiple choice questions that need to be answered by the candidate. The time duration for the paper is 2 hours and 30 minutes. 

The marking weightage for each topic is provided below.

Child Development and Pedagogy

Number of Questions: 30 

Marks: 30

Language I

Number of Questions: 30 

Marks: 30

Language II

Number of Questions: 30 

Marks: 30

Mathematics

Number of Questions: 30 

Marks: 30

Environmental Studies

Number of Questions: 30 

Marks: 30

Total Marks

Number of Questions: 150

Marks: 150

TSTET Exam Pattern Mathematics and Environmental studies are divided into:

Mathematics

Content- 24 questions of 24 marks each

Pedagogy- 6 questions of 6 marks each

Environmental Studies

Content- 24 questions of 24 marks each

Pedagogy- 24 questions of 24 marks each

Language I:

The TSTET Exam Pattern for the Paper contains the following language choices. 

  • Telugu
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Marathi
  • Tamil
  • Gujarathi
  • Bengal

Candidates need to choose one of the languages from the list above. They must choose a language that they have studied till class X or that they must have studied the language as a medium of study in school. 

TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 Paper II:

The TSTET Exam Pattern for Paper II is very similar to the TSTET Exam paper I. Paper II also contains 150 multiple choice questions and they need to complete the paper in the allotted time of 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Child Development and Pedagogy

Number of Questions-30

Marks- 30 

Language-I

Number of Questions-30

Marks- 30 

Language II (English)

Number of Questions-30

Marks- 30 

Mathematics and Science 

(for Math and Science teachers)

Number of Questions- 60 

Marks- 60 

Social Studies

(for Social Studies teachers)

Number of Questions- 60 

Marks- 60 

For any other teacher

Number of Questions- 60 

Marks- 60 

Total 

Number of Questions- 150 

Marks- 150

The Language II of TSTET (Paper-II) includes the same language choices that are in the Language I. 

TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 for Mathematics and Science section:

Mathematics

Content- 24 questions for 24 marks per question

Pedagogy- 6 questions of 6 marks per question

Science

Content (Physical Science)

12 questions for 12 marks per question 

Content (Biological Science)

12 questions of 12 marks per question

Science Pedagogy- 

6 questions for 6 marks per question

Total

60 questions for 60 marks

 TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 for Social Studies:

Social Studies

Content-

48 questions for 48 marks per question

Pedagogy-

6 questions for 6 marks per question

Science

Content (Physical Science)

12 questions for 12 marks per question

Content (Biological Science)

12 questions for 12 marks per question

Science Pedagogy

6 questions for 6 marks per question

Total

60 questions for 60 marks

TSTET Exam Pattern 2020 Social Studies Paper-II:

Social Studies

Content-

48 questions for 48 marks per question

Pedagogy-

12 questions for 12 marks per question

Total 

60 questions for 60 marks 

One of the things that students must keep in mind is that there is no negative marking in the papers. Students are granted 1 mark for each correct answer.

College Admission Open 2020
Get Upto 50% Fees Discount

person
email
library_books
stay_primary_portrait
location_city
scroll-top

Colleges Admission Open 2020 touch_app