HTET Exam Pattern

HTET  exam pattern 2021 is same for all three levels, the only difference lies in the difficulty level of the exam. The subjects that are involved in the Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test exam pattern are General Studies, Mathematics, Languages (Hindi and English), Environmental Studies and Child Development and Pedagogy. There are three levels in the HTET exam 2021. 

  • Level 1- Primary Teacher (Class 1 to 5)
  • Level 2- Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) (Class 6 to 8)
  • Level 3- Post Graduate teacher (PGT) (Class 9-12)

Level 1- Primary Teacher (Class I to V)

The HTET examination pattern for primary teacher includes sections namely General Studies (Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning Ability, Haryana General Awareness), Child Development and Pedagogy, Languages (Hindi and English), Environmental Studies, and Mathematics. The total time allotted for the exam will be two and a half hours. 150 questions will be asked for 150 marks. Each section will have 30 MCQs for which 30 marks will be allotted. To know about HTET Level 1 exam pattern in detail please refer below:

Name of the SubjectNo of QuestionsMarks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Languages (Hindi 15 & English 15) 30 30
General Studies (Quantitative Aptitude 10 MCQs, Reasoning Ability 10 MCQs and Haryana G.K. and Awareness 10 MCQs) 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150

  • The difficulty level of the exam will go up to senior secondary stage.
  • The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on educational psychology of teaching and learning relevant to the age group of 6-11 years.
  • The test items for Languages (Hindi & English) will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction.
  • The test items for Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Haryana G.K. and Awareness Language will focus on the elements of Mental and Reasoning ability and General Knowledge regarding Haryana State.
  • The test items in Mathematics and Environmental Studies will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of the subjects.
  • In all these subject areas, the test items shall be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject prescribed for Classes 1-5 (Session 2019-20) by the Education Department, Govt. of Haryana.

Level 2- Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) (Class VI to VIII)

The level 2 exam is for teachers who want to teach from Class 6th to class 8th. The TET examination pattern for Level 2 exam (TGT) is different from the examination pattern of the Level 1(Primary Teacher). The difficulty level of the Level 2 exam is also higher than that of level 1 exam. The HTET Level 2 exam pattern consists of four sections namely Child Development and Pedagogy, General studies (Quantitative Aptitude, Haryana G.K, Reasoning ability), Languages (English and Hindi) and the subject which was opted by the candidate at the time of filling up the application form. The total number of questions are 150 with a time limit of two and a half hours. The TET examination pattern for Level 2 (TGT) exam is given in the tabular from below:

Name of the SubjectNo. of QuestionsTotal Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Languages (Hindi 15 & English 15) 30 30
General Studies (Quantitative Aptitude 10 MCQs, Reasoning Ability 10 MCQs and Haryana G.K. and Awareness 10 MCQs) 30 30
Subject Specific as opted 60 60 Marks
Total 150 150

  • The difficulty level will go up to graduate level.
  • The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on educational psychology of teaching and learning, relevant to the age group of 11-16 years. They will focus on understanding the characteristics, needs and psychology of diverse learners interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.
  • The test items for Languages (Hindi & English) will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction relevant to the age group of 11-16 years.
  • The test items for Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Haryana G.K. and Awareness Language will focus on the elements of Mental and Reasoning ability and General Knowledge regarding Haryana State.
  • The test items in subject specific will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of these subjects.
  • The rest items shall be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject as prescribed for classes 6-10 (Session 2019-20) by the Board of School Education Haryana.

Level 3- For Post Graduate teacher (PGT)

For HTET Level 3 examination i.e. PGT exam, the examination pattern is same as that of Level 2 (TGT) exam. The total exam will be of 150 marks. The sections included will be Child development and pedagogy, Languages (Hindi and English), General Studies and opted subject which will be of 60 marks. The examination will be of two and a half hours. To know the complete details about the examination pattern please refer below.

Name of the SubjectNo of QuestionsMarks
Name of the Subject No of Questions Marks
Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Languages (Hindi 15 & English 15) 30 30
General Studies (Quantitative Aptitude 10 MCQs, Reasoning Ability 10 MCQs and Haryana G.K. and Awareness 10 MCQs) 30 30
Subject Specific as opted 60 60 Marks
Total 150 150

  • The question asked in the exam will be for class 9-12 but the difficulty level of the exam could  go up to postgraduate level.
  • The test items on Child Development and Pedagogy will focus on educational psychology of teaching and learning, relevant to the age group of 14-17 years.They will focus on understanding the characteristics, needs and psychology of diverse learners, interaction with learners and the attributes and qualities of a good facilitator of learning.
  • The test items for Languages (Hindi & English) will focus on the proficiencies related to the medium of instruction relevant to the age group of 14-17 years.
  • The test items for Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Haryana G.K. and Awareness Language will focus on the elements of Mental and Reasoning ability and General Knowledge regarding Haryana State.
  • The test items in subject specific will focus on the concepts, problem solving abilities and pedagogical understanding of these subjects. The rest items shall be evenly distributed over different divisions of the syllabus of that subject as prescribed for classes 9-12 (Session 2019-20) by the Board of School Education Haryana.

Marking Scheme

There is no negtive marking announced by Haryana Board of School Education in HTET Exam 2021 for PRT/TGT and PGT level. 

Exam Language

The Board of School Education, Haryana has decided the conduct the examination in both Hindi and English Language. You can attempt the paper in either of the languages except the paper of English Language. 

Free Mock Tests

What will make you different from others is your preparation level. To give an edge to your preparation ixamBee is providing HTET exam mock test for HTET exam 2021. Candidates can also visit the official website of ixamBee and can directly got to the Free Mock Test section to start attempting the high-quality mock tests provided by ixamBee. The HTET online mock tests are avaiable in both Hindi and English language, you can attempt the mock tests in either of the languages except the paper of English Language which will be avaiable in english language only. . 

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FAQs

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The difficulty level of the HTET PRT exam will go up to senior secondary stage.
There will be two phases i.e. Written examination followed by Document verification for the levels.
Yes, you can opt for Hindi Language as your prefered language except the paper English Language.
The HTET 2021 exam will be in Pen-Paper mode. It will be held offline across the state
No, there will not be any interviews in the HTET exam. You will be selected on the basis of your written examination score followed by Document Verification.
No, there is no such limit on the number of attempts for the HTET exam 2021.
The difficulty level of the HTET PRT exam will go up to senior secondary stage.
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