Duration of Examination

According to Letter No. 1/30/99-5SS/3512 Dt. 29.7.2001 of Department of Social Security & Women & Child DevelopmentPunjab amanuensis will be provided to the Blind & Physically Handicapped (from Hands only) candidates according to following conditions

  1. Candidate will arrange amanuensis by himself.
  2. The qualification of amanuensis should not be more than matriculation and the percentage therein should be less than first division.
  3. Percentage of amanuensis in matric should be less than the percentage of appearing candidate in matric.
  4. Amanuensis should not be relative of candidate.
  5. Amanuensis shall be allowed only after verification of disability certificate.
  6. According to Letter No. 1/30/99-5SS/3512 Dt. 29.7.2001 the candidate will be given 20 minutes extra against one hour.

It is also brought into your notice that in accordance with NCTE Circular No.76-4/2010/NCTE/Acad dated 11.02.2011 regarding Guidelines for conduct of Teacher Eligibility Test, the time duration for Paper-I & Paper-II, has been mentioned as 1.30 hours in TET. The NCTE vide letter No.F.76-1/2011/NCTE/Acad, dated 9th April, 2013, has increased the time duration for TET Examination from 1.30 hours to 2.30 hours for a period of six months or till the report of the committee for this purpose, is submitted and a decision is taken thereon, whichever is earlier. Accordingly, as per the aforesaid NCTE Notification regarding extension of time duration to complete TET will be subject to the above mentioned condition/ decision.