Bihar STET Exam Pattern 2024: Marking Scheme for Paper 1 & 2

Bihar Secondary Teachers Eligibility Test 2024 ( Bihar STET )

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Updated on Mar 27, 2024 14:58 IST

Bihar STET exam pattern 2024 is prescribed by the BSEB in the official notification. Bihar STET 2024 will be conducted online on several days and shifts for two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Bihar STET Paper 1 is for the candidates who are preparing for the secondary level and Paper 2 is for those who are willing to join as a teacher at the higher-secondary level. Both the exams have a duration of 2 hours and 30 minutes and each paper carries 150 marks. 

The Bihar STET 2024 exam is conducted online in the computer-based test (CBT) mode. Check below the latest Bihar STET exam pattern 2024 for Paper 1 and Paper 2 and prepare accordingly for the exam.

Also Read: Bihar STET Exam Analysis 2024

 

Q:   What is the exam pattern for Bihar STET?

A:

The Bihar STET exam pattern is almost the same for Paper 1 and Paper 2 in terms of number of questions, marks and exam duration. Bihar STET Paper 1 is conducted for Classes 9 to 10 teachers and Paper 2 is for Classes 11 to 12 teachers. Have a look at the detailed Bihar STET exam pattern for Paper 1 and 2 below.

Sections

Total Questions

Total Marks

Duration

Specific Subject

100

100

2 hours 30 minutes

Pedagogy and Other Skills

50

50

2 hours 30 minutes

Total

150

150

2 hours 30 minutes

 

Q:   What are the subjects in Bihar STET 2024?

A:

The Bihar STET subjects are different for Paper 1 and Paper 2. The Bihar STET Paper 1 subjects are - Hindi, Urdu, Bangla, Maithili, Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian, Bhojpuri, English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education, Music, Fine Arts and Nritya. The Bihar STET Paper 2 subjects are- Hindi, Urdu, English, Sanskrit, Bangla, Maithili, Magahi, Arabic, Persian, Bhojpuri, Pali, Prakrit, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, History, Geography, Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Philosophy, Psychology, Home Science, Commerce, Computer Science, Agriculture, Music and Botany. The common subject for Paper 1 and Paper 2 is Pedagogy and Other Skills.

 

Q:   What is the syllabus of the Bihar STET Exam?

A:

The Bihar STET exam comprises two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. The Bihar STET syllabus and subjects differs for both papers. Have a look at the Bihar STET syllabus for Paper 1 below:

  • Language- English/ Hindi/ Urdu/ Sanskrit: The questions will be asked from the topics studied at Graduation and Higher Secondary levels. Basic language skills, such as reading, writing and verbal ability will be tested.
  • Maths: The questions in this subject will be asked on the topics of Graduation level.
  • Science: Various topics from Physics, Chemistry and Biology up to Class 12. Questions will be asked about all the topics to ensure that candidates know all disciplines.
  • Social science: The questions in Social Science will be asked from the subject

Have a look at the Bihar STET syllabus for Paper 2 below:

  • English: The questions will be asked from the topics studied in Graduation and Higher Secondary levels. Basic understanding of the subject, grammar, vocabulary etc. will be part of the question paper.
  • Maths/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology - The questions in this subject will be of graduation and higher secondary level.
  • Computer science: Basic computer literacy, Operating system, Digital logic, Programming and data structure, Computer organisation and architecture, Compiler design, Computer networks, Algorithms, databases.
 

Bihar STET 2024 Exam Pattern: Highlights

Have a look at the Bihar STET exam pattern 2024 highlights below for Paper 1 and Paper 2:

Particulars

Bihar STET Paper 1 (Class 9-10)

Bihar STET Paper 2 (Class 11-12)

Number of Questions

150

150

Exam Mode

Online

Online

Total Marks

150

150

Number of Sections

Section 1: Specified Subject

Section 2: Pedagogy & other Skills

Section 1: Specified Subject

Section 2: Pedagogy & other Skills

Exam Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

2 hours 30 minutes

Type of Questions

MCQs (Multiple-Choice Questions)

MCQs (Multiple-Choice Questions)

Marking Scheme

+1 for each correct answer

No negative marking

+1 for each correct answer

No negative marking

Language of paper

Hindi

Hindi

Also Read

Bihar STET 2024 Question Paper Analysis

Q:   What are the passing marks for Bihar STET?

A:

Candidates need to obtain the minimum qualifying marks to clear the Bihar STET exam. Have a look at the STET passing or qualifying marks below:

Category

Qualifying Percentage

Qualifying Marks

General

50%

75

BC

45.5%

68.25

OBC

42.5%

63.75

SC/ ST/ PwD

40%

60

Women

40%

60

 

Q:   How many marks are there in Bihar STET exam?

A:

The Bihar STET exam carries a total of 150 marks for Paper 1 and Paper 2 each. In the Bihar STET exam, a total of 150 questions are asked in each paper. Each question is of 1 mark and there is no negative marking in the Bihar STET examination. Candidates are awarded +1 mark for each correct answer and 0 marks for each incorrect answer. Candidates need to obtain minimum qualifying marks to clear the exam.

 

Q:   Is there negative marking in Bihar STET?

A:

No, there is no negative marking in the Bihar STET exam. Candidates are awarded zero marks for an incorrect answer in the Bihar STET examination. There are total 150 questions in Bihar STET Paper 1 and Paper 2 each. In the exam, one mark is given for each correct answer and 0 for the incorrect answer. There is no negative marking in the exam for any incorrect answer or unattempted question in the BSEB STET exam.

 

Bihar STET Exam Pattern 2024: Paper 1 & Paper 2

Bihar STET 2024 Paper 1 comprises a total number of 150 questions and each question is of 1 mark. Check the detailed STET Paper 1 exam pattern below: 

Sections No. of Questions   Allotted Marks 
Specific Subject 100 100
Teaching ability and other skills (GK, Reasoning) 50 50
Total 150 150

Also Read: Bihar STET Syllabus 2024 (Paper 1) in Hindi: Download PDF for All Subjects

Bihar STET 2024 Paper 2 comprises a total number of 150 questions and each question is of 1 mark. Check the detailed Bihar STET 2024 exam pattern for Paper 2 below: 

Sections No. of Questions   Allotted Marks 
Specific Subject 100 100

Teaching and other skills

50 50
Total 150 150

Also Read: Bihar STET Syllabus 2024 Paper 2 (in Hindi): Download PDF for All Subjects

Q:   What is the duration of Bihar STET exam?

A:

Bihar STET exam is of 150 minutes (two and a half hours) duration. The candidates have to take the complete exam at the exam centres and under no circumstances candidates can leave the exam centre on their own will. The invigilator is responsible for the exam centre and without their permission no one will be allowed to leave the exam centre before the exam is over. However, the invigilator can allow the candidates to leave the centre in between the exam in special circumstances. 

 

Q:   How many times is Bihar STET conducted in a year?

A:

The Bihar STET exam is generally conducted once a year. However, the decision regarding the frequency of exam is taken by the exam conducting body, that is, Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB). It is a state-level Secondary Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) exam that is conducted to determine the eligibility of candidates as Secondary or Higher Secondary level teachers.

 

Q:   Is Bihar STET conducted online or offline?

A:

Bihar STET exam is conducted online in computer-based test (CBT) mode. In the exam, candidates need to mark their answers on the allotted computer screens. Candidates need to complete the exam in a duration of two hours and thirty minutes. The Bihar STET exam is organised to determine the eligibility of candidates as Secondary and Higher Secondary level teachers in Bihar schools. 

 

Bihar STET Marking Scheme 2024

The level of Bihar STET Paper 1 is of secondary level and Paper 2 is of higher secondary level. Check the Bihar STET Marking Scheme below:

Bihar STET Marking Criteria

For Paper 1

For Paper 2

Correct answer

+1

+1

Incorrect answer

0

0

Un-attempted question

0

0

Note: There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.

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Bihar STET Exam Pattern FAQs

Have a look at the Bihar STET exam pattern 2024 FAQs below:

Q:   How many sections are there in Bihar STET Paper 2?

A:

Bihar STET Paper 2 contains two sections - Subject related paper and teaching ability and other knowledge (GK, Reasoning). The candidates have to prepare for the Bihar STET paper 2 exam thoroughly to qualify for the exam with high scores. The candidates are advised to go through the sections and analyse it to find out the easy and difficult points in the sections. After sorting the sections weak and difficult areas, the candidates have to divide the section topics in the time table accordingly to prepare for the exam. 

 

Q:   How many questions are asked in Bihar STET exam?

A:

A total of 150 objective-type questions are asked in Bihar STET exam in each paper. All the questions are compulsary for the candidates and no either options will be given for any question. Each questions carries one marks for each correct answer. On the other hand, no marks will be deducted for the incorrect answers as the exam does not follow negative marking scheme. The candidates have to work for the accuracy and speed to qualify for the exam.

 

Q:   Is it compulsary to attempt all questions in Bihar STET papers?

A:

Yes, it is compulsary to attempt all questions of Bihar STET exam as no alternative questions are given. The candidates have to take the exam in the CBT mode. The pen paper based exam will not be applicable for the Bihar STET exam. To get familiar with the exam candidates have to practice the mock tests online. The online mocktest will help the candidates to get along with the exam conditions easily and the candidates can perform well after praticing online in the exam. 

 

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The Bihar State Teacher Eligibility Test (STET) is administered by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB), and if you misplace your application number, you can typically get it back via their official website. These are the general actions that you can take:

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