OTET Syllabus 2021 Download PDF For TET Paper 1, 2

OTET Syllabus 2021 Download PDF  TET (Paper 1/2) Exam Pattern: Board of Secondary Education, Odisha has released the OTET Syllabus 2021 for the Orissa Teacher Eligibility Test. Candidates who are going to appear in the Odisha TET Exam must download the OTET (Paper 1/2) Syllabus and OTET Exam Pattern PDF on this page. For better preparation for Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test- 2021, candidates must prepare for the exam from the latest and updated Odisha TET Syllabus. You can also get the paper pattern of OTET on this page.

The Board of Secondary Education Cuttack is going to conduct the Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test in the last week of August 2021. The last date to register for the OTET Exam is July 2021. Candidates who clear the Odisha TET Exam will be hired for the post of teachers in the state of Odisha. Further information about OTET Syllabus 2021 and exam pattern is mentioned below by the team of naukaricareer.com

OTET Syllabus Short Information:

Name of the organization Board Of Secondary Education, Odisha
Name of the exam Odisha Teacher Eligibility Test
Category Syllabus
Official website www.bseodisha.ac.in

Check OTET Syllabus 2021

The syllabus includes all the important topics which help a lot in the preparation of an aspirant. Candidates who take help from the exam pattern and syllabus have more chances to crack the examination with good scores. The OTET paper wise syllabus is mentioned at the below section, aspirants check it out:

OTET Paper I Syllabus:

Child Development & Pedagogy
Understanding Child Development during Childhood (Primary Level)
Approaches to teaching & learning
Concept of inclusive education
Understanding Learning process and Learners
Understanding children with special needs
Language (Telugu/Odia/Hindi/Urdu/Bengali)
Learning of following languages Odia/Urdu/Hindi/Telugu/Bengali at elementary Level
Reading and writing skills
Assessment of learning Odia/Hindi/Bengali/Urdu/Telugu
Language Items
Teaching Skills
Language Comprehension
English Language
Learning English at elementary Level
Skills in learning English
Language Item
Language learning
Mathematics Education in Schools
Methods and Approaches to Teaching-Learning Mathematics
Assessment in Mathematics
Number System and Operation in Numbers
Shapes and spatial Relationship
Data Handling and Patterns
Environmental Studies (EVS)
Methods and Approaches
Evaluation in EVS
Physical Features of Odisha and India
History of Freedom Struggle in India and Odisha
Health and Diseases
Internal Systems of Human Body
Matter, Force and Energy

OTET Paper II Syllabus:

Child Development & Pedagogy
Child Development (Upper Primary Level)
Curriculum Teaching-Learning Approaches and evaluation
Languages I ( Odia/Hindi/Bengali/Urdu/Telugu)
Learning Odia/Hindi/Urdu/Telugu/Bengali at elementary Level
Teaching language
Assessment of language Odia/Hindi/Urdu/Telugu/Bengali
Language Items
Contribution of famous literates for development of Odia/Hindi/Urdu/Telugu/Bengali
Language II (English)
Upper Primary Level – Learning English
Assessment of Learning English Language
Language Item
Development of English Language Skills
Mathematics (Only For Mathematics & Science Teacher)
Mathematics at the upper primary stage
Number System
Methods and approaches to teaching-learning mathematics
Commercial Arithmetic
Evaluation in mathematics
Shapes and Spatial relationship
Science (Only For Mathematics and Science Teacher)
Nature of Science
Physical Science
Methods and approaches
Evaluation in Science
Life Science
Social Study (Only for Social Study teacher)
Aims and objective of teaching social studies
Methods and approaches
Evaluation in social science
Political science

OTET Exam Pattern 

Odisha TET Paper I Exam Pattern:

This exam will include 150 questions from 5 sections which are Child Development and pedagogy, Language I (Odia/Urdu), Language II (English), Mathematics, and Environmental Studies. 30 questions will be asked from each section and every single question is of 1 mark.

Sections No. of Questions Marks
Child Development and pedagogy 30 30
Language I (Odia/urdu) 30 30
Language II (English) 30 30
Mathematics 30 30
Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150

Odisha TET Paper II Exam Pattern:

A total of 90 questions from Child Development and pedagogy, Language I (Odia/Urdu), and Language II (English) sections will be asked in the Paper-II. Each question will contain 1 mark and candidates have to attempt all the questions at the given time period.

Sections No. of Questions Marks
Child Development and pedagogy 30 30
Language I (Odia/urdu) 30 30
Language II (English) 30 30
Total 90 90


Sections Questions
For Mathematics and Science Teachers 60 (30 questions from mathematics and 30 questions from science)
For Social studies Teachers 60 (30 questions from History and Political Science and 30 questions from Geography)

Best Preparation Books for OTET Exam 2021:

Name of the Book Author’s Name
Child Development & Pedagogy Shalini Punjabi
Kvs-Teachers Pgt Exam Guide Rph Editorial Board
The Blue Notebook James A. Levine
High School English Grammar and Composition Book Wren & Martin
The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian Nirad C. Chaudhuri
Quantitative Aptitude R. S. Aggarwal
Objective English for Competitive Examination Prasad

For best preparation candidates can solve the previous year question papers and take help from the best books which are given in the table. The authors’ name is also mentioned in front of the books’ name so that you don’t face any difficulty while purchasing it.

Final Words:

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