UPTET Cut Off 2024: Qualifying Marks for OBC, SC, ST, General

Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test 2024 ( UPTET )

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Updated on Mar 27, 2024 19:49 IST

UPTET Cut-Off 2024 will be released by the Exam Regulatory Authority, Uttar Pradesh, on the official website. Generally, the UPTET Cutoff will be released along with UPTET Result 2024. UPTET cut-off 2024 is the minimum qualifying mark that candidates need to obtain to clear the exam. Candidates who qualify for the UPTET exam by fetching the qualifying or cutoff marks are awarded the UPTET eligibility certificate. The UPTET Qualifying Marks differ for OBC, SC, ST, PwD and General category candidates. Officially, there is no UPTET cut-off criterion as candidates just need to obtain the UPTET qualifying marks or passing marks to qualify for the exam. Thereby, the UPTET cutoff is referred to as the minimum qualifying marks. 

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Q:   What are UPTET passing marks for the General category?

A:
The UPTET passing marks for the General category are 60% (90 marks out of 150). Candidates who belong to the General category and score 60% or more marks in the UPTET exam are considered to have passed the exam. However, it is important to note that achieving the minimum qualifying marks does not guarantee selection for a teaching job. Candidates who pass the UPTET exam are eligible to apply for teaching jobs in primary and upper primary schools in the state of Uttar Pradesh, subject to fulfilling other eligibility criteria mentioned in the recruitment notification. It is also important to note that the UPTET passing marks may vary from year to year based on factors such as the number of candidates appearing for the exam, the difficulty level of the exam, and the number of vacancies available for teachers in primary and upper primary schools in Uttar Pradesh.
 

Q:   What are UPTET qualifying marks for OBC?

A:
The qualifying marks for UPTET (Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test) for all categories, including OBC (Other Backward Classes), is 55%. Candidates belonging to OBC category or any other category must secure a minimum of 55% marks in the UPTET exam to qualify. However, it is important to note that achieving the minimum qualifying marks does not guarantee selection for a teaching job. Candidates who pass the UPTET exam are eligible to apply for teaching jobs in primary and upper primary schools in the state of Uttar Pradesh, subject to fulfilling other eligibility criteria mentioned in the recruitment notification. It is also important to note that the UPTET passing marks may vary from year to year based on factors such as the number of candidates appearing for the exam, the difficulty level of the exam, and the number of vacancies available for teachers in primary and upper primary schools in Uttar Pradesh.
 

Q:   Is the UPTET cut off the same for Paper 1 and Paper 2?

A:

Yes, the UPTET cut off is the same for Paper 1 and Paper 2 as each paper carried the same marks, that is, 150 marks. UPTET Cut-Off 2024 will be released by the Exam Regulatory Authority, Uttar Pradesh, on the official website. Generally, UPTET Cut-Off 2024 will be released along with UPTET Result 2024. The cutoff marks are determined by the conducting authority based on factors such as the difficulty level of the exam, the number of applicants, and the overall performance of candidates. It is important for candidates to meet the cutoff marks for the respective paper in order to qualify in the UPTET exam.

 

UPTET Cut-Off 2024

The Uttar Pradesh Exam Regulatory Authority will release the UPTET Cut-Off 2024 for the Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) on the official website after successfully conducting the UPTET 2024 exam. UPTET or the Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is a state-level exam conducted once a year that enables candidates to gain eligibility for Primary (Classes 1 to 5) and Upper Primary (Classes 6-8) level teachers in the schools of Uttar Pradesh. The exam is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Examination Service Selection Commission (UPESSC) on behalf of the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB). 

Also Read: UPTET Recruitment 2024

Q:   What are the minimum UPTET Qualifying Marks 2024?

A:
The minimum qualifying marks for the UPTET exam are as follows: - For General and OBC candidates: 60% marks (90 marks out of 150) - For SC/ST candidates: 55% marks (82 marks out of 150) Candidates who score equal to or more than the minimum qualifying marks are considered to have qualified the UPTET exam. It is important to note that the qualifying marks are the minimum marks required to pass the exam and do not guarantee selection for a teaching job. Candidates who qualify the UPTET exam are eligible to apply for teaching jobs in primary and upper primary schools in the state of Uttar Pradesh, subject to fulfilling other eligibility criteria mentioned in the recruitment notification.
 

Q:   What is UPTET Cut-Off 2024?

A:
The UPTET (Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test) cutoff refers to the minimum qualifying marks that candidates must achieve to pass the exam and be considered eligible for recruitment as teachers in primary and upper primary schools in Uttar Pradesh, India. The UPTET cutoff marks are determined by the conducting authority and may vary each year. The cutoff scores are generally based on factors such as the difficulty level of the exam, the number of applicants, and the overall performance of candidates.
 

Q:   Where can I check the UPTET cut off?

A:
The UPTET cut-off scores are usually released by the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) after the declaration of the UPTET exam result. The cut-off scores are released on the official website of UPBEB along with the result. Candidates who have appeared for the UPTET exam can check the cut-off scores by visiting the official website of UPBEB. To check the UPTET cut-off scores, candidates need to follow these steps: 1. Visit the official website of UPBEB 2. Click on the link for the UPTET exam result/cut-off 3. Enter the required details such as roll number and date of birth 4. The UPTET cut-off scores will be displayed on the screen 5. Candidates can download and take a printout of the cut-off scores for future reference.
 

UPTET 2024 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of UPTET 2024 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

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UPTET Result Declaration

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UPTET Qualifying Marks 2024

Candidates belonging to the General category need to secure at least 90 marks (60 per cent) in order to qualify for the UPTET passing marks. On the other hand, reserved category candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ Other Backward Classes (OBC)/ Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)/ Persons with Disability (PwD) category need to obtain a minimum of 82 marks (55 per cent) in order to qualify UPTET exam. The maximum number of marks that candidates can score in the exam is 150 as the exam carries 150 marks itself. Have a look at the UPTET Qualifying Marks below.

Category

UPTET Qualifying Percentage

UPTET Qualifying Marks

General

60%

90

SC/ST/OBC/Ex-S/PwD

55%

82

Q:   What is the difference between UPTET qualifying marks and UPTET cut off?

A:
The UPTET minimum qualifying marks are similar to the cutoff marks. Officially, there is no UPTET cut-off. However, the UPTET cut-off is often referred to as the minimum qualifying marks. Candidates belonging to the General category need to secure at least 90 marks (60 per cent) in order to qualify for the UPTET passing marks. On the other hand, reserved category candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ Other Backward Classes (OBC)/ Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)/ Persons with Disability (PwD) category need to obtain a minimum of 82 marks (55 per cent) in order to qualify UPTET exam. The maximum number of marks that candidates can score in the exam is 150 as the exam carries 150 marks itself.
 

Q:   Will I be considered qualified for the UPTET exam if I score the cutoff?

A:
Yes, if you score equal to or above the cutoff marks in the UPTET (Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test) exam, you will be considered qualified for the exam. The cutoff marks are the minimum marks required to pass the UPTET examination. If your score meets or exceeds the cutoff marks set by the conducting authority, you will be eligible to apply for teaching positions in Uttar Pradesh, subject to meeting any additional eligibility criteria specified by the recruiting authorities. It's important to note that qualifying in the UPTET exam does not guarantee a teaching job but serves as an eligibility criterion for teaching positions.
 

Q:   What will happen if I meet the UPTET cut off?

A:
If you meet the UPTET (Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test) cut-off marks, it indicates that you have scored equal to or above the minimum qualifying marks set by the conducting authority. Here's what typically happens if you meet the UPTET cut-off: 1. Eligibility: Meeting the UPTET cut-off makes you eligible for applying to teaching positions in Uttar Pradesh. It serves as one of the essential criteria for candidates seeking employment as teachers in primary and upper primary schools in the state. 2. Certificate You will receive a UPTET Certificate or scorecard that validates your qualification. This Certificate is generally valid for a specific period and can be used for applying to teaching vacancies during that period. 3. Recruitment: Your UPTET qualification and cut-off score are considered during the recruitment process for various teaching positions in Uttar Pradesh. The cut-off score determines the eligibility and selection criteria for candidates applying for these positions. 4. Further Selection Processes: Meeting the UPTET cut-off does not guarantee immediate employment. The recruiting authorities may have additional selection processes such as document verification, interviews, and merit-based selection to finalize the appointment of candidates.
 

Factors Affecting UPTET Cut-Off 2024

Have a look at the factors below that affect the UPTET cut-off marks:

  • Total number of registered candidates
  • Total number of candidates who appeared
  • Difficulty level of the exam
  • Changes in the exam pattern
  • UPTET subject/category applied for

Also Read: UPTET Exam Analysis 2024

Q:   Is UPTET Certificate valid for a lifetime?

A:

The UPTET certificate is now valid forever. Ramesh Pokhariyal, Indian Education Minister has announced that the validity of the TET certificate is extended for a lifetime. Earlier the validity of the certificates was 5 years. Candidates qualifying for the UPTET 2024 exam will be the first batch of candidates with a lifetime UPTET certificate. They can apply for teacher recruitment in Uttar Pradesh schools at any point in time till they fulfil the eligibility criteria fixed by the respective recruiting agency.

 

Q:   Is there any negative marking in UPTET?

A:
No, there is no negative marking in the UPTET exam. In the UPTET exam, candidates are given four choices for every question. Candidates need to select the one correct answer out of the four given options. One mark is allotted for every correct answer. There is no negative marking in the exam. The Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) has not mentioned any negative marking scheme in the UPTET exam. This means that candidates are not penalized for incorrect answers in the UPTET exam. Candidates are advised to attempt all the questions in the UPTET exam to maximize their chances of scoring well.

What's Next After UPTET Cut-off 2024?

Candidates who meet the UPTET cut off and qualify for the exam are awarded the UPTET eligibility certificate. The UPBEB will soon release the UPTET Certificate 2024 for the candidates who have successfully qualified for the exam. The details to download the UPTET certificate will soon be shared here. Candidates will be able to apply for teacher recruitment in Uttar Pradesh schools using the UPTET eligibility certificate.

What is the Validity of UPTET Certificate?

The UPTET exam is now valid forever. Ramesh Pokhariyal, Indian Education Minister has announced that the validity of TET certificate is extended for a lifetime. Earlier, the validity of the certificates was 5 years. Candidates qualifying for the UPTET 2024 exam will be the first batch of candidates with a lifetime TET certificate and can apply for teacher recruitment in Uttar Pradesh schools at any point in time till they fulfil the eligibility criteria fixed by the respective recruiting agency.

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