Super TET 2023: Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

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Super TET Exam
Super TET Exam

The Super TET exam is conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) every year for teaching aspirants who are looking forward to the posts of teachers at primary and secondary levels in the government schools of the state. The exam is conducted in a single stage for the Assistant Teacher and two stages for the Principal/Headmaster, each consisting of a single paper.

In this article, the candidates will get to know all the essential details about the Super TET exams like the exam syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility criteria, age limit, important dates, the application process, application fees, preparation tips, exam weightage etc.

Particulars Details
Exam Name Super TET
Exam Conducted By UP Basic Education Board
Post Name UP Assistant Teacher and Principle
Frequency Once a year
No. of Vacancies 17000
Mode of Application Online
Exam Mode Offline

Super TET 2023 Exam Dates

UP Basic Education Board is yet to release the exam dates for the candidates who are applying for the Super TET exam 2023. However, we have prepared a list of tentative dates below based on the data accumulated over the years:

Details Dates (Tentative)
Notification date April 2023
Exam Date To be released
Application start date Starting from August 2023
Last Date August 2023

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Super TET 2023 Exam Pattern

The Super TET exam Pattern will give a clear idea to the candidates about the exam and how they have to approach the examination. Details of the exam pattern for the exam will help the students to know about the marks, number of questions etc. The exam pattern for Super TET 2023 is mentioned below:

Conducting Body Uttar Pradesh Education Board
Marking Scheme 1 mark for each correct answer
No negative marking
Question Type Objective
Total Questions 150
Total Duration 150 minutes

Section-Wise Weightage

The conducting body has also gone ahead and released the section-wise weightage for the exam so that students may know the marks allotted to the different subjects for the exam. The weightage is mentioned below:

Subjects Marks
Mathematics 20
Environment and Social Studies 10
Language- English, Hindi and Sanskrit 40
Science 10
Teaching Methodology 10
General Knowledge/ Current Affairs 30
Logical Knowledge 05
Child Psychology 10
Information Technology 05
Life skills/Management and Aptitude 10
Total 150 Marks

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Super TET Syllabus 2023

The Uttar Pradesh Basic Board of Education has released the exam syllabus for the candidates who are applying for the Super TET exam. The syllabus of Super TET 2023 gives a clear idea of the sections and the topics that are required to be covered for the preparation of the exam. The syllabus of Super TET 2023 is mentioned in the below table:



General English

  • Transformation of Sentences.
  • Punctuation and Spelling.
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice.
  • Direct and Indirect Speech.
  • Parts of Speech
  • Vocabulary & usage.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Words Meanings.
  • Idioms and Phrases.

General Knowledge

  • Current Affairs
  • Culture and art
  • Important Current Occupations
  • International & National Events
  • Location personality compositions
  • International and national award-sports
  • Important events related to the state


  • Speed force
  • distant light
  • Daily life includes science
  • Energy
  • Sound
  • Human body
  • Hygiene and nutrition
  • World of creatures
  • Health
  • Environment & natural resources
  • Stages of matter and substance

General Hindi

  • अनेकार्थी शब्द वाक्य संशोधन -लिंग, वचन, कारक, काल, वर्तनी, त्रुटि से सम्बंधित
  • अलंकार, समास,
  • पर्यायवाची,
  • संधियां,
  • विलोम,
  • रस,
  • तद्भव तत्सम,
  • मुहावरे,
  • वाक्यांशों के लिए एक शब्द,
  • लोकोक्तियाँ


  • Mathematical Actions
  • Differentiation
  • Numerical Ability
  • Decimal
  • Simple/Compound Interest
  • Profit-Loss
  • Factoring
  • Percentage
  • General Algebra
  • Economic Rules
  • Area average
  • Ratio
  • Logarithm
  • Volume
  • General Statistics
  • General Geometry

Urdu and Sanskrit

  • अपठित गद्यांश पद्यांश
  • Grammar and Comprehension
  • व्याकरण

Teaching Methodology

  • Principles of Learning
  • Current Indian society and elementary education
  • Teaching methods and skills
  • Inclusive exams
  • Educational evaluation and measurement
  • Educational focus and administration
  • New initiatives for elementary education
  • Initial formation skills
  • New Education Policy 2020
  • Education Commissions 

Child Psychology 

  • Factors affecting child development
  • Creating environments for reading
  • Personal Variation
  • Identification of learning needs
  • Theories of learning and their practical utility and use in classroom teaching, special arrangements for the lamp belt

Logical Knowledge

  • Binary Logic
  • Block and Calendars
  • Analogies
  • Classification
  • Aeration and Region
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Coding- Decoding
  • Cube Number Series
  • Symbol and Notions
  • Puzzles
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Van Diagram and Dice
  • Direction Sense Test and Letter Series
  • Data Interpretation

Life Skill/ Management and Aptitude

  • Motivation
  • Constitutional and Original origins
  • Professional Conduct and Policy
  • Role of Education
  • Penal and Punishments are effective to use
  • Professional Conduct and policy

Information Technology

  • Technical Computers
  • Teaching Materials
  • Internet, Smartphones
  • Information in the field of teaching skills
  • Useful applications in teaching, digital
  • Art teaching and school management

Environment and Social Study

  • Rivers
  • Continents
  • Mountains
  • Earth’s Structure
  • Oceans and Fauna
  • Latitude and Decimal
  • Indian Geography
  • Natural Wealth
  • Solar System
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian Social Reformer
  • Our governance system
  • Indian freedom struggle
  • Indian Constitution
  • Amendments
  • Indian Economy and challenges
  • Traffic and Road safety

Super TET Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who want to apply for the Super TET exams and want to make their career in the teaching sector have to go through certain eligibility criteria. The exam is conducted in two categories which are for Primary Teachers and for Juniors. The candidates who are applying for the Super TET exam can check the eligibility criteria for 2023 mentioned below:

Primary Teacher (1 to 5th class)

The eligibility criteria for the assistant teacher are as follows:

  • The candidate must have passed class 12th with 50% marks and passed a two-year diploma in Elementary education OR
  • The candidate must have passed the final year of 2 years of a Diploma in Education (Special Education) OR
  • The candidate must have a Graduation degree and Bachelor’s in Education (B.Ed) degree OR
  • The candidate must possess 4 years of Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) degree OR
  • The candidate must have a graduation degree and Diploma in Elementary education.

Junior Teacher (6th to 8th class)

The eligibility requirements for the Junior Teacher are as follows:

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree and BTC from the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE).
  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with at least 45% marks and a B.Ed degree.
  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks and a B.Ed/B.Ed Special Education from Rehabilitation Council Of India (RCI).
  • The candidate must have completed Intermediate with at least 50% marks and 4 years in B.El.Ed in Primary education.
  • The candidate must have completed Intermediate with at least 50% marks and 4 years in B.A/B.Sc Ed/ B.A. Ed from N.T.C.E and UGC with the recognized university or institute.

Super TET Exam Age Limit

The candidates who are applying for the Super TET exam should note that the UP Basic Board Education has released the age limit. The eligible candidates must check the below table for the age limit of the exam:

Job Post Age Limit
Principle Minimum 30 years
Primary Teacher 21 to 40 years

Age Relaxation 

The Uttar Pradesh Basic Board of Education has released the age relaxation for the candidates who are applying for the Super TET exam along with the age limit criteria so that the eligible candidates can apply for the exam accordingly. Candidates can find the age relaxation table below:

Category Age Relaxation
OBC 3 years
SC/ST 5 years
PWD 10 years

Super TET Application Process 2023

The UP Basic Education Board has released the tentative dates for the application form. The eligible candidates applying for the exam must fill out the forms when it will be released. The application process for Super TET 2023 is as follows:

  • Firstly, the candidates need to visit the official website of Super TET.
  • Then the homepage will appear. Candidates need to click on the link for the exam.
  • After clicking on the link, the application form for the UP Super TET exam will be open in front of you.
  • In the application form, fill the details like personal information, email id, contact number etc.
  • After filling in the information it will ask you to upload a photocopy of all the documents.
  • After filling out the form, click on the next button which will lead the candidate to the payment option. Candidates can make the payment and then submit the form.

Application Fees

The application fees for the Super TET forms are mentioned in the table below. The candidates can make the payment for the application form through a debit card/ debit card or through net banking. Keep in mind that, the application fee for every category will be different.

Category Fees
General/ OBC Rs 700/-
SC/ST Rs 500/-
VI/HI/OH Rs 300/-

Super TET Admit Card

Super TET admit cards will be available for those students who have successfully registered themselves. Once the date of the examination will be declared by the conducting authorities the admit card will be released. The admit card for the Super TET 2023 will be released on the concerned authority’s official website before the exam so that the candidates get enough time to take the printout of the admit card. The following steps to download the admit card are mentioned below:

  • The candidates have to visit the exam authority’s official website, i.e. Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board.
  • Then go to the notification board and click on the Super TET admit card.
  • After that the admit card page will appear you have to enter the Registration number and date of birth.
  • After filling in the details in the required area candidates need to click on the Submit button.
  • Then a link will be visible click Download Super TET admit card. Click on that link.
  • After clicking on the download button the admit card will be downloaded in pdf format.
  • Then the candidate can take the printout of the admit card. 
  • Without the admit card the candidate will not be able to enter the examination hall.

UP Assistant Primary Teacher Salary

The salary or the Pay Scale for UP Assistant Primary Teacher is as per the 7th commission. The salary breakdown is as follows:

Rs. 9300- 35400+ Grade Pay Rs. 4200 + Dearness Allowance 12% of Basic Pay + House rent Allowance Rs 3540

Total Gross Salary (Approximate) Rs 43000/- Per Month.

How to Prepare for Super TET 2023

Candidates who are looking to give the Super TET exam this year must often end up in confusion about how to prepare for the exam and what kind of books and literature they should be referring to. Accordingly, we have compiled our suggestions on how candidates can prepare for the exam.

Best Books for Super TET 2023

Candidates preparing for the Super TET exam must ensure that they have the correct literature to prepare for the exam. Such literature, notes and/or books must ensure that not only all the aspects of the syllabus are covered but the concepts are also explained in a simple yet comprehensive manner. Here is our list of recommended books for this exam:

Subject Book Name
Mathematics R.S.Aggarwal, Daksh, Upkar
Science Lucent Publication, Daksh, Upkar
English Lakshya, Nimisha Bansal
Hindi Lucent, Anupama, PCP Dharohar
General Knowledge & General Awareness Arihant publication, Manorama Yearbook 2023
Sanskrit Lucents, Anupama, Upkar
Environmental Science Drishti, Garuda, Sikhwal by N.M.Sharma & Vandna Joshi
Life skill Management & Aptitude Dr. K. Ravikant Rao, Neelkamal
Information Technology Sikhwal, Sanjay Kumar

Preparation Tips

The preparation tips will help the students to stay focused for the exam so that they can easily prepare for the exam. The basic preparation tips for the Super TET exam are mentioned below:

  • Candidates need to make a proper timetable for the exam.
  • Before starting studying candidates should know about the exam syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Keep on practising it will help to boost your confidence level.
  • Candidates should make a proper study plan to give equal time to each topic.
  • Candidates should make a proper revision strategy which will help them.
  • Students should prioritize their topics based on the weightage and importance of the topics.
  • Candidates should make important notes for whatever they are studying and should highlight the important points.
  • Candidates should practice mock tests and previous year’s question papers which will help them to get an idea about the format of the exam.
  • While preparing for the exam candidates should take any kind of stress and are advised not to take any kind of burden and candidates should keep themselves hydrated and healthy.

Super TET 2023 Result

The Super TET 2023 results will be declared on the official website of the Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board. The results will be declared once the Super TET exams are conducted for the post provided by Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board. The steps to download the results for Super TET are given below:

  • Click on the official website
  • After clicking on the website the new webpage will get open after that a link will be there by the name of Super TET results click on that.
  • After clicking on the link enter the registration number and other details
  • Then click on the submit button and then the result will be displayed on the screen.
  • Students then can download the result or can take the printout of the result for future reference.

Super TET 2023 Selection Process

The conducting body for Super TET has released the selection process for the exam which will give them a clear idea about the process. The selection process for the Super TET exam is as follows:

  • The candidates first have to appear for the Super TET written examination.
  • After the examination, a merit list will be prepared.
  • The students who have made the merit list will be called for document verification.
  • After the document verification, the suitable candidates will be given the appointment letter.

Super TET Cut-off (Expected)

After the results are declared the conducting body declares the cut-off so that the students who will be appearing next year can prepare themselves accordingly. The minimum qualifying cut-off for the Super TET exam of the year 2022 is mentioned in the below table:

Category Marks (%)
SC/ST/OBC 60% minimum
Unreserved Category 65% minimum


How many times the Super TET exam is conducted?

The Super TET exam is conducted once a year by Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board. Candidates can check the date for Super TET paper 1 and Super TET paper 2.

What are the benefits of Super TET?

The benefit of the exam is that if a candidate clears the exam he/ she can apply for the post of assistant teacher in UP government schools and even freshers are eligible to apply.

Is there any negative marking in the Super TET exam?

No, there is no negative marking in the Super TET exam.

The above article has covered the details of the Super TET exam. In this article, the candidates will get to know the details like the syllabus, exam pattern, how to apply for the exam, eligibility criteria, age limit, the application fee structure and the result. The article will help the candidates to know each and every detail about the exam.

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