Official notification for Assam Higher Secondary TET released, details here


GUWAHATI: The Government of Assam is going to conduct Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) for Higher Secondary level. Member Secretary of the Empowered Committee for TET for Secondary Education, Assam has published an official notification inviting online applications from eligible candidates who are permanent residents of Assam.

The online application process will begin from November 20, 2020. The last date of filing online application forms is November 30. The tentative date for the examination is January 10, 2021.

The applications must be submitted at the website—


Candidate must be a citizen of India and permanent resident of Assam

Candidate must have minimum academic and professional qualification as follows:

The Assam Secondary Education (Provincialised Schools) Service Rules, 2018, The Assam Secondary Education (Government Schools ) Service Rules, 2020 and OM no ASE 238/2014/214 Dt 8th January 2020 has prescribed the qualification for direct recruitment to the post of Post Graduate Teachers.

As per the Schedule appended with the Rules mentioned above the qualification for the Post Graduate Teachers shall be as follows:

Post-Graduation with at least 50% marks (or its equivalent) from recognized University and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) from National Council for Teachers Education recognized institution, but degrees obtained from off campus and distance education institutions shall not be considered as valid. (If the Territorial Jurisdiction of the institution is beyond their approved jurisdiction then the Institution and the subject in which the degree is awarded must have approval of UGC and all other concerned authorities)

Age of the candidate must not be less than 21 years of age. At the time of appointment in Govt./Prov. Schools upper and lower age limit will be applicable as per the Govt. rules/act prevailing at that time.