AP TET Eligibility Criteria- Age, Educational Qualifcation, and More



AP TET Eligibility Criteria 2022: The official notification for the AP TET 2022 exam will be posted soon. Andhra Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test 2022 stands for Andhra Pradesh Teachers Eligibility Test 2022. The APTET 2022 is a state-level test for the recruitment of teachers in primary school (classes one through five) and secondary school (classes six through eight) (Class 5th to 8th). Every year, APTET is conducted by the Commissioner of College Education of the Government of Andhra Pradesh.

TET 2022 in Andhra Pradesh is an online, computer-based test. The candidate must follow the instructions in the information bulletin and user guide manual for submitting the online form. The application will be denied if there is no photo or if the photo is of insufficient size. Before the deadline, candidates must complete an online application.

Highlights from the AP TET 2022

The following is important information about the AP TET 2022.

Exam NameAP TET 2022
Full NameTeacher Eligibility Test in Andhra Pradesh
Conducting BodyAndhra Pradesh’s Higher Education Board
Exam LevelState-Level
Medium of ExamEnglish & Telugu
Number of Question PapersTwo
AP TET Official Websitehttps://aptet.apcfss.in/

Check APTET Syllabus and Exam Pattern here!

APTET 2022 Important Dates

Following are the important dates for APTET 2022.

Release of Official Notification1st week of May 2022
Starting of application form
1st week of May 2022
Release of hall ticket
1st week of June 2022
Date of Examination
3rd week of June 2022
Availability of Answer Key3rd week of June 2022
Declaration of Result1st week of July 2022

Check AP TET Result, merit list, and release dates here!

APTET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can check their eligibility for APTET 2022 here:

Educational qualifications for APTET paper 1

  • Candidates must have a 12th grade diploma (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks, with 45 percent for SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, and a two-year diploma in elementary education / four-year bachelor’s degree in elementary education (B.El.Ed.) / two-year diploma in education (Special Education).


  • Should have passed 12th (or equivalent) with at least 45 percent for general category candidates, 40 percent for SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled candidates, and Diploma in Elementary Education / Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.) / Diploma in Education (Special Education) for candidates who have passed or been admitted to D.El.Ed / D.Ed., course before the issue of these guidelines.

Educational Qualifications For APTET Paper 2

  • 45% for SC/ST/BC/Differently Abled candidates in B.A./B.Sc/B.Com, 50% for SC/ST/BC/Differently Abled candidates in B.A./B.Sc/B.Com. AND a bachelor’s degree in education (B.Ed) (B.Ed -Special Education).


  • B.A./B.Sc./B.Com. with a minimum of 50% marks Candidates from the SC/ST/BC/Differently Abled communities will receive 40% of the vote. AND B.Ed. / B.Ed. – (Special Education) for applicants who passed or were admitted to B.Ed. courses prior to the publication of these rules.


  •  In the event of SC/ ST/ BC/ Differently Abled students, a 50 percent marks relaxation will be allowed in the B.A.Ed./B.Sc.Ed.


  • Graduation in Literature / Bachelor of Oriental Language (or its equivalent) / Post Graduation in Language concerned and Language Pandit Training Certificate/ B.Ed. with concerned language as one of the Methodologies in respect of Language Teachers.

Know category-wise AP TET Cut Off marks here!

AP TET Eligibility FAQs

How can I become a govt teacher after the 12th?

N.T.T. (Nursery Teacher Training) – Candidates for this course must have completed 12th grade (senior secondary school) and be between the ages of 18 and 30. Candidates who successfully complete this course are qualified to teach in primary schools

What is the age limit for government teachers?

The age limit varies depending on the position and board to which you are applying. Both male and female General category applicants must be at least 37 years old. It is 40 years for OBC candidates. For SC/ST candidate it is 42 years

Who can apply for APTET?

AP TET is open to those who have completed their bachelor’s degree and B.Ed degree.

When will AP TET application form 2022 be released?

In June 2022, online registration will commence.

How to download the APTET hall ticket?

You can download hall ticket from the website at http://cse.ap.gov.in. In the event that a candidate is unable to download the Hall ticket, he or she may contact the Joint Director, TET of the Commissioner of School Education, Anjaneya Towers, Ibrahimpatnam.