New Delhi: Finally, the wait is over for hundreds of thousands of candidates who appeared for the Central Teaching Eligibility Test (CTET) exam held on September 20, 2015. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the results on its official website today i.e. October 30, 2015 exactly at 06:00 pm.
The results are available on the CBSE CTET website and candidates can go to the website by clicking on this link: http://cbseresults.nic.in/CTET-SEP/ctet15_sep.htm.
After clicking on the above link, the candidates should enter their roll number in the provided box, and then click on the Submit button.
The CBSE had declared on October 21 the Answer Key and OMR Sheet Images for over seven lakh candidates who had appeared for the CTET September 2015 exams.
Though there was no official declaration by the CBSE, speculations were rife in the media that the results of the CTET Sept 2015 exams would be declared on or before October 30.
As there was no mention of time in these reports, candidates were logging on to CBSE and other websites to check their results. Their wait finally got over at 06:00 in the evening when the CBSE finally declared the results on its official website.
Last year the CTET 2014 exams were held on September 21 and the CBSE had released the answer key on September 30, 2014 - within ten days of the exam. The results were declared on October 8, 2014.
Qualification in CTET or TET (Teacher Eligibility Test ) conducted by states is mandatory for candidates to be appointed as teachers for class I to VIII in government schools. CTET is conducted twice every year by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India has entrusted the responsibility of conducting the Central Teacher Eligibility Test to the Central Board of Secondary Education Delhi.
The validity period of CTET qualifying certificate for appointment is seven years from the date of declaration of its result for all categories.
A total of 7.5 lakh candidates appeared for the CBSE CTET September 2015 exam held at 959 centres in India and abroad.
More than 1,600 independent observers were deployed by the Board at the examination centers apart from Board's officials at each center all over the country to ensure smooth and transparent conduct of examination.