osstet 2019 Exam Recruitment

OSSTET 2019: Applicants those who wishing to become a teacher in Schools of Odisha then they have to appear in OSSTET (Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test). The BSE (Board of Secondary Education), Odisha is the main authority that organize OSSTET entrance exam on the behalf of Govt. of Odisha. Here, in this article all information related to OSSTET including OSSTET 2019 Application form, Exam date, Eligibility, Admit card, Result etc.

OSSTET 2019 Overview

  • Name of the Organization: Board of secondary education, Odisha
  • Official Site: bseodisha.ac.in
  • Name of the examination: Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test (OSSTET)
  • Job Role: Teacher
  • Job Category: Government
  • Job Location: Odisha
  • Status: Update Soon
  • Examination Date: Updated Soon


Odisha Secondary School Teachers Eligibility Test 2019 is directed by the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha, and Cuttack. Odisha TET 2019 application form will be accessible soon. Interested applicants will able to fill the form through the official website. Information about OSSTET 2019 will be updated on the page.

Important Dates

Sl. NoEventsDates
1.Application form available fromOctober, 2019
2.Last date for submission of application formNovember, 2019
3.Payment of application feeNovember, 2019
4.Admit card available fromDecember 2019
5.OSSTET Exam DateDecember 2019

OSSTET 2019 Application Form

Applicants those who want to apply for OSSTET 2019 can apply for the same from the official website of BSE (Board of Secondary Education), Odisha (i.e. www.bseodisha.ac.in). Here, we provide all the steps that applicants need to follow order to apply for OSSTET (Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test) 2019.

Instructions for filling up of Online Application Form

  • Registration can be done on visiting the website www.bseodisha.ac.in.
  • Before going for registration, the applicant shall have to read the Instructions, Eligibility & Applicability for appearing at the OSSTET 2019. He/ She should login only if eligible for OSSTET.
  • If you have already registered, enter your e-Mail ID & Password and Login to enter, otherwise click on “Click Here for New Registration” to register.
  • Now you have to enter your Name, Password (to be created by you), re-type the password, enter Mobile No. & e-Mail ID and then “Submit”. (Enter your own e-Mail ID & Mobile No. which are valid, failing which you cannot register ONLINE).
  • After clicking “Submit Button” you will be directed again to the “Login to your Account” screen where you have to enter your e-Mail ID & Password (created by you) and Login.
  • After “Login” you have to click on “Verify” button so that you will be directed for payment through SBI Collect.
  • Thereafter click check box r to go for payment and proceed to next page for selecting State (i.e. Odisha) and “Type of Institution” (i.e. Educational Institutions).
  • Thereafter select “Educational Institutions” (i.e. Board of Secondary Education, Odisha, Cuttack) and click “Submit” button.
  • Then select payment category as “Odisha Secondary School Teacher Eligibility Test -2019” & you will be directed to provide details of payment as asked for on the screen.
  • Thereafter payment can be made through State Bank of India only in following three ways.
    • Net Banking (Online Mode)
    • ATM Card (Online Mode)
    • Cash payment through bank challan (Offline mode)
  • For ONLINE Payment, DU Reference Number will be generated by the Bank after payment is made either through ATM Card or Net Banking.
  • For OFFLINE payment, DU Reference Number will be generated prior to payment is made. The applicant has to download the “PRE ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PAYMENT (PAP) FORM” which is the Bank Challan form. The cash payment has to be done through the said PAP form in the nearest State Bank of India branch & the DU Reference Number is already printed on this form.
  • For both online and offline cases, the applicant has to log out after payment is made and wait maximum for about next 12 hours to fill up the online application form.
  • A number of chance is given to edit the information before final submission.
  • After editing the information, click the button to get the “Registration Receipt”.
  • Take the print copy of the “registration Receipt” and preserve it for further use.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants, whose eligibility meet the required academic and training qualification as mentioned below, they can apply for the entrance exam. They should make only genuine entries in the form; otherwise, their candidature can be cancelled at any point of time.

Eligibility for Paper I

  • Applicants should have secured at least 50% marks in Higher Secondary or its equivalent along with two-year Diploma in Elementary Education. Or,
  • Applicants should have secured at least 50% marks in Higher Secondary or its equivalent along with two-year Diploma in Education (Special Education). Or,
  • They should hold a Bachelor’s degree along with two-year Diploma in Special Education or Diploma in Elementary Education.

Eligibility for Paper 2

  • A recognized Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks and 1-year B.Ed. Or,
  • A recognized Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks and 1 year B.Ed (Special Education). Or,
  • Applicants should have passed Higher Secondary or its equivalent along with 50% marks and four years B.A.Ed./ B.Sc.Ed.

OSSTET Secondary Teacher Posts:

  • Category -I: Trained Graduate (Science/Arts) / Hindi /Sanskrit /Urdu/Telugu – (The applicant sunder this category shall appear the test in paper –  I).
  • Category -II (PET): The applicants under this category shall appear the test in Paper-II.

OSSTET 2019 Admit Card

Applicants can download their OSSTET 2019 admit card in the month of December, 2019 from the official website of the exam conducting authority. Applicant need to authenticate/ validate all the instructions given on their admit card and in case of any inconsistency/discrepancy applicants need to inform to the exam conducting authority. We will also update here a direct link for downloading OSSTET 2019 admit card after the official notification published.

Steps to download Odisha Secondary School TET Admit Card 2019

  • Click on admit card download link given above.
  • Enter registration number, and email ID.
  • Login
  • Now you can view hall ticket on screen.
  • Print it on plain white sheet of paper.

Important Instruction Regarding OSSTET 2019 Admit Card

  • Applicants should bring the printout of their admit card in the examination hall.
  • Applicants should download their admit card before the date of exam.
  • Applicant are advised to validate all the details mentioned on their Admit Card.
  • Date, Time and Venue of the Exam will be given on the Admit Card.
  • Applicant should bring their Valid ID proof at the time of Exam.
  • Applicants are advised to keep their Admit Card safe till the joining. Admit Card will be required at the time of joining.
  • Any issue regarding the generation of the admit card can be resolved by contacting the official authorities.
  • The applicants should note that the admit card will have some instructions for the exam day and that they should be obeyed by all.

Exam Pattern

  • All questions are Multiple Choice Question.
  • Each question carries 1 mark.
  • For correct answer 1 mark and for Wrong answer No Negative Marking
  • Total Time Duration of Exam is 2 hour and 30 Minutes.
  • Questions has 3 Sections i.e, Section – I, Section- II and Section -III.
  • In section-I,the following languages shall be offered; Odia, Hindi, Telugu, Urdu & Bengali. The applicant has to choose any one of these languages.
  • In section-II,English subject compulsory for all applicants.
  • In section-III,The questions in Arts and Science subjects shall be in English. The question in subjects like Hindi/Classical (Sanskrit/Telugu/Urdu) shall be in respective languages.
  • The question in Physical Education course (paper-II) shall be in English.

For Paper 1

Name of SubjectsNumber of questions to be askedMaximum Marks
Child Development & Pedagogy30 questions30 marks
Language I30 questions30 marks
Language II30 questions30 marks
Mathematics30 questions30 marks
Environmental Studies30 questions30 marks

For Paper 2

Name of SubjectsNumber of questions to be askedMaximum Marks
Child Development & Pedagogy30 questions30 marks
Language I30 questions30 marks
Language II30 questions30 marks
Maths or Science (For Maths and Science Teachers)60 questions60 marks
Social Science (For Social Science Teacher)60 questions60 marks

Preparation Tips

We offers applicants some tried and tested tips for OSSTET 2019 exam preparation tips below:

  • To crack the exam, regular study based on a proper study time table is a must
  • Get thorough with the pattern paper and the topics covering the syllabus
  • Prepare your own strategy to reach your goal
  • Solve the past papers to test your ability.

Answer Key

BSE (Board of Secondary Education), Odisha will also publish the OSSTET 2019 answer key on the official website. With the help of answer key, applicants can easily calculate their possible marks, and they also get the rough idea about their marks. However, applicants should not consider it as the final result. Exam conducting authority will issue the final result at later stage.

About OSSTET 2019 Answer Key

  • You may have estimated your marks as per those keys, but keep in mind that calculation of scores for OSSTET Result will be done according to official OSSTET 2019 Answer Key which has been released as per the schedule.
  • Board of Secondary Education, Odisha will not only release official OSSTET 2019 Answer Keys but also be inviting objections.
  • As per the schedule, you can log in to check official OSSTET Answer Key 2019 and know precisely the correct answers.

Qualifying marks of OSSTET 2019

Qualifying marks of OSSTET Examination The minimum pass mark in each paper is 60%. A person securing 60% or more in a paper shall be considered OSSTET pass. In case of SC,ST,PH, OBC/SEBC applicants, the minimum pass mark shall be 50%.


Applicants can check their OSSTET 2019 result from the official site of the exam conducting authority i.e. Board of Secondary Education, Odisha in the month of February, 2019 (Tentative). In order to access the result page, applicants don’t need to move here and there as we provide a direct link of accessing your result on this web page.

How to Check the OSSTET 2019 Result?

Applicants who have appeared in the examination can check their Odisha Secondary School TET Result 2019 from here by following the below steps.

  • Firstly, Applicants have to visit the official website www.bseodisha.ac.in to reach the Result Link.
  • Find the link which navigates OSSTET 2019 Result.
  • Click on the Link and enter the required details.
  • Submit the details which are entered by you.
  • Then Result will be displayed on the screen.

Issue of Certificate

Successful applicants shall be awarded an OSSTET Certificate by BSE, Odisha. The Certificate shall contain the name and address of the applicant, date of birth, registration number, year/month of award of certificate & marks obtained in paper(s). The Certificate shall be electronically generated with adequate security features.

Validity of OSSTET Certificate

The validity period of OSSTET qualifying certificate /mark sheet shall be for a minimum period of 7 years from the date of OSSTET examination subject to fulfillment of all other eligibility conditions of appointment as may be imposed by the Appointing Authority from time to time.

If any applicant having query related to OSSTET 2019, then you may leave your query below in the comment box.


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