HTET (Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test) 2021 Eligibility Criteria


HTET (Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test) 2019 Eligibility Criteria

HTET Exam Eligibility Criteria

A candidate needs to be fully aware of the complete eligibility criteria before deciding to apply for the HTET Exam2021. If a candidate fails to follow any of the below mentioned eligibility criteria, he/she will be disqualified from the examination and a candidate will not be able to apply for the exam. The eligibility criteria include educational qualification, age criteria, nationality etc.

Educational Criteria

In order to apply for the HTET Exam, a candidate needs to possess certain educational qualifications. There is a different educational qualification for different levels of posts. It is advisable to the candidates to look at the educational criteria carefully and then apply accordingly. All of these are mentioned below:

Level 1 (For PRT Classes I to V)

There are various eligibility conditions available for the candidates who want to apply for the post of PRT in HTET exam. One such eligibility is that a candidate must be senior secondary with at least 50% marks and passed or appearing in the final of 4-year degree of Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed) etc. For complete details on the educational qualification for a PRT is given in tabular form below.

Post (Subject)Subject (s) at Post Graduate level
Primary Teacher (PRT)

  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and Passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 notified on 31 August, 2009. OR
    Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and Passed or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known), in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure), Regulations, 2002. OR
    Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed Or appearing in final year of 4- year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B. El. Ed).OR
    Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and passed Or appearing in final year of 2- year Diploma in Education (Special Education).OR
    Graduation and passed or appearing in final year of two year Diploma in Elementary Education (by whatever name known).
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the subjects.

Level 2(For TGT (Class VI to VIII))

If a candidate wants to apply for the Trained Graduate Teacher post he/she needs to be a Graduate in the respective subjects he/she applied for. A candidate must read out complete details about the eligibility criteria in order to have a clear understanding on this section. A complete and detailed list of educational criteria is provided below:

Sr.No.Post (Subject)Subject (s) at Post Graduate level
1 TGT Social Studies
  • B.A./B.Com and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
  • In case of B.A. /B.Com, in addition to English, a combination of at least two subjects with at least 50% marks in aggregate individually in the subjects during all the years of study out of the following:-(1) History (2) Political Science (3) Economics (4) Geography (5) Sociology (6) Psychology.
  • In case of B.Ed., Social Studies as a teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
2 TGT Science
  • B.Sc. and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education
  • In case of B.Sc., a combination of at least three subjects out of the following:-(1) Physics (2) Chemistry (3) Botany (4) Zoology (5) Mathematics.
  • In case of B.Ed., Science as a teaching subject from a recognized university
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A with Hindi as one of the subject.
3 TGT Mathematics:
  • B.A/ B.Sc/ B.Com with at least 50% marks in Mathematics as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 published on 31 August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed., Mathematics as a teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
4 TGT English
  • B.A with at least 50% marks in English as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 notified on 31 August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed, English as a teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A with Hindi as one of the subject.
5 TGT Hindi
  • B.A. with at least 50% marks in Hindi as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 notified on 31 August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed., Hindi as a teaching subject from a recognized university; (iii) Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
6 TGT Sanskrit
  • B.A. with at least 50% marks in Sanskrit as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 notified on 31 August, 2009 (ii) In case of B.Ed., Sanskrit as a teaching subject from a Recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
7 TGT Punjabi
  • B.A. with at least 50% marks in Punjabi as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 published on 31 August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed., Punjabi as teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
8 TGT Urdu
  • B.A. with at least 50% marks in Urdu as an elective subject and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 published on 31
    August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed., Urdu as a teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
9 TGT Physical Education
  • Graduation with Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or Diploma in Physical Education (D.P.Ed) or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A with Hindi as one of the subject.
10 TGT Home Science
  • B.Sc. Home Science and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education
  • In case of B.A., at least 50% marks in Home Science as one of the elective subject
  • In case of B.Ed., Home Science as a teaching subject from a recognized university
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A with Hindi as one of the subject
11 TGT Art
  • B.F.A./B.A. and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
  • In case of B.A. Arts, at least 50% marks in Fine Art as an Elective subject.
  • In case of B.Ed., Fine Art as a teaching subject from a recognized University.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
12 TGT Music
  • B.A. and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education.
  • In case of B.A Music (instrumental/ vocal), at least 50% marks in Music as an Elective subject in accordance with the NCTE (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations, 2007 notified on 31 August, 2009.
  • In case of B.Ed., Music as a teaching subject from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A with Hindi as one of the subject.

Level 3 Post Graduate Teacher (PGT)

For Level 3 post as Post graduate Teacher minimum qualification is a postgraduate along with others required depending upon the subjects he/she is applying for. A candidate is advised to go through this section very carefully in order to avoid any disqualification from the exam. Complete table about the HTET educational criteria for PGT is provided below:

Sr.No.Post (Subject)Subject (s) at Post Graduate level
1 PGT (English, Hindi, Geography, Home Science, Sociology, Psychology, Punjabi, Urdu, History)
  • Post Graduate Degree in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks from a recognized university and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary / Graduation / Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
2 PGT (Political Science)
  • M.A Political Science or M.A Public Administration with atleast 50% marks from a recognized university and B.Ed from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2 / B.A / M.A with Hindi as one of the subject.
  • Consistent good academic record.
3 PGT (Sanskrit)
  • M.A. Sanskrit/Acharya with atleast 50% marks and B.Ed/ Shiksha Shastri/ Language Teachers Course (L.T.C)/ Oriental Training (O.T.) in Sanskrit from a recognized university or conducted by the Haryana School Education Department or an equivalent qualification recognized by Haryana Education Department.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/B.A./M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject; Consistent good academic record.
4 PGT (Biology)
  • M.Sc. Zoology/ Botany/ Bio-Sciences/ Bio-Chemistry/ Genetics/ Micro Biology/ Plant Physiology/ Bio-technology/ Life Sciences/ Molecular Bio/ Clinical Bio-Chemistry/ Agricultural Bio-Technology/ Bio-Informatics/ Medical Bio-Technology/ Environmental Sciences/ Environmental Bio-Technology/ Food Technology/ Forensic Sciences/ Microbial Bio- Technology/ Genomics with atleast 50% marks from a recognized university and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
5 PGT (Physics)
  • M.Sc. Physics/ Applied Physics/ Nuclear Physics/ Electronics Physics with atleast 50% marks and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
6 PGT (Chemistry)
  • M.Sc. Chemistry or Bio-Chemistry with atleast 50% marks from a recognized university and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
7 PGT (Mathematics)
  • M.A./M.Sc. Math/Applied Mathematics with Mathematics as one of the subject at Graduation level with atleast 50% marks from a recognized university and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
8 PGT (Commerce)
  • M.Com. with accounting/ Cost accounting/ financial accounting as a major subject of study with atleast 50% marks and B.Ed. from recognized university. Holders of degree of M.Com. in applied/Business Economics shall not be eligible.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
9 PGT (Economics)
  • M.A. Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics with atleast 50% marks and B.Ed. from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or Sr. Secondary/ Graduation/ Post Graduation with Hindi as one of the Subjects.
  • Consistent good academic record.
10 PGT (Music)
  • M.A. Music with at least 50% marks and B.Ed from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A./ M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
  • Consistent good academic record.
11 PGT (Fine Art)
  • M.A. Fine Arts with at least 50% marks and B.Ed from recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A./ M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
  • Consistent good academic record.
12 (Computer Science)
  • M.Sc. Computer Science (Regular two year course)/ MCA (Regular three year course)/ BE/ B.Tech. Computer Science/ Computer Engg/ IT (Regular course) with 55% aggregate marks from a recognized university.
  • Matric with Hindi/ Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A/ M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
  • Consistent good academic record.
13 PGT (Physical Education)
  • M.A. Physical Education or M.P.Ed. with atleast 50% marks, and Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or Diploma in Physical Education (D.P.Ed.) or its equivalent from a recognized University.
  • Matric with Hindi / Sanskrit or 10+2/ B.A./ M.A. with Hindi as one of the subject.
  • Consistent good academic record.

HTET Age Criteria

While filling any application form the biggest concern for a candidate is the age limit because many of the exams require certain age limit to be able to apply for the exam. There is good news for the candidates who want to appear for the HTET exam as there is no age limit criteria to apply for this exam. There is no limit for the number of attempts also whereas the qualification certificate is valid for five years from the date of qualification.

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