Gujarat TET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 Download

Gujarat TET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 are announced by the Gujarat State Education Board on its official website for the candidate’s reference. Recently State Education Board announces TET notification to fill the vacant teacher positions in the Gujarat State. Huge number of candidates are applied for the notification on or before the last date. Through this recruitment Gujarat State Education Board want to recruit the eligible and talented candidates to work in the organization. For that the organization is going to conduct the written test as a part of the selection process. So all the candidates stared the preparation for the written test. So all those candidates are searching for the Gujarat TET Syllabus 2016 on internet. For all those candidates here we are providing the Gujarat TET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 to download.

Gujarat TET 2016 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Every year Gujarat State Education Board invite the application form for Gujarat TET notification. This year also announced Gujarat TET 2016 notification for eligible candidates. Huge number of candidates are applied for the notification on or before the last date. Here we are providing the Gujarat Teacher Eligibility Test Pattern 2016 and exam syllabus for the candidate’s reference. The Gujarat TET Exam is of Objective type, i.e., Multiple Choice Questions. The TET Exam is conducted for a total of 100 marks. Each Question carries One Mark. GTET 2016 will contains two papers. Paper – I for a person who want to become a teacher for classes I to V. and Paper – II for a person who want to become a teacher for classes VI to VIII. So all candidates can verify the Gujarat TET 2016 Exam Pattern and Gujarat TET Syllabus 2016 from below.

Details of Gujarat TET 2016 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Name of the Organization: Gujarat State Education Board.

Official website:

Job Location: Gujarat.

Total No. of Posts: will update soon

Job Category: State Government.

Mode of Apply: Online.

Gujarat TET 2016 Exam Pattern Paper 1

SL. No Test Type Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
1 Objective Type Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30 90 minutes
2 Language I 30 30
3 Language II 30 30
4 Mathematics 30 30
5 Environmental Studies 30 30
Total 150 150

 Gujarat TET 2016 Exam Pattern Paper 2

SL. No Test Type Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
1 Objective Type Child Development and Pedagogy (compulsory) 30 30 90 minutes
2 Language I (compulsory) 30 30
3 Language II (compulsory) 30 30
4 (i) For Mathematics and Science teacher 60 60
4 (ii) For Social Science teacher 60 60
Total 150 150

 Gujarat TET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 Download

Gujarat TET Syllabus 2016

Gujarat TET 2016 Syllabus for Paper – I

Child Development and Pedagogy:

  • Child Development.
  • The Role of Heredity and environment.
  • Meaning and Concept of learning and its processes.
  • Factors Affecting Learning.
  • Theories of learning and its implication.
  • How Children learn and think.
  • Motivation and Implications for Learning.
  • Individual Differences.
  • Understanding diverse learners.
  • Learning Difficulties.
  • Teaching learning process.
  • Meaning and purposes of Assessment.
  • Action Research.
  • Right to Education Act 2009.

Language – I:

  • Unseen Prose Passage.
  • Unseen Prose Passage.
  • Framing Questions Including Wh-questions.
  • Principles of Teaching English.
  • Teaching Learning Materials.
  • Development of Language Skills, Teaching Learning Materials.
  • Comprehensive & Continuous Evaluation.

Language – II:

  • Unseen Prose Passage.
  • Unseen Poem.
  • Modal Auxiliaries, Phrasal Verbs and Idioms, Literary Terms.
  • Basic knowledge of English Sounds and their Phonetic Transcription.
  • Principles of Teaching English, Communicative Approach to English Language Teaching, Challenges of Teaching English.


  • Shapes & Spatial Understanding.
  • Addition and Subtraction.
  • Data Handling.
  • LCM & HCF.
  • Decimal Fractions.
  • Pedagogical issue

Environmental Studies:

  • Our Surroundings.
  • Parts of Body (internal & external).
  • Natural Resources.
  • Our Punjab.
  • Solar System.
  • Basic needs.
  • Food, resources and care.
  • Water .
  • Habitats, types.
  • Clothes dresses & their care.
  • Group songs.
  • Festivals (school, family & national).
  • Health, good habits & personal hygiene.
  • Looking after the trees, plants & animals.
  • Living and nonliving.
  • Parts of plants.
  • Geographical features and changes.
  • Days and Nights.
  • Disposal of solid waste.
  • Local Bodies (Rural & Urban).
  • Transportation, communication and its development.
  • National property.
  • Weather & climate.
  • Community Buildings.
  • First Aid.
  • Disaster management.

Gujarat TET Syllabus for Paper – II


  • Number System.
  • Knowing our Numbers.
  • Playing with Numbers.
  • Whole Numbers.
  • Negative Numbers and Integers.
  • Fractions Exponents; surds, squares, cube, square root.
  • Cube root Profit & Loss.
  • Compound Interest Discount.
  • Introduction to Algebra; Algebraic identities, polynomials.
  • Ratio and Proportion.
  • Basic geometrical ideas (2-D).
  • Understanding Elementary Shapes (2-D and 3-D).
  • Symmetry: (reflection).
  • Constructions (using Straight edge Scale, protractor, compasses).
  • Mensuration’s; circle, sphere, cone, cylinder, triangles.
  • Data handling, statistics.


  • Sources of food.
  • Components of food.
  • Cleaning food.
  • Materials of daily use.
  • Change of matter.
  • The structure of Atom.
  • Metals & Nonmetals.
  • Acids, base, salt.
  • The World of the Living organisms, microorganism and diseases.
  • Food; production & management.
  • Moving Things People and Ideas.
  • Effect of population growth & human activities in the environment.
  • The Universe.
  • Work & Energy.
  • Electric current and circuits.
  • Magnets & magnetism.
  • Natural Phenomena.
  • Natural Resources.
  • Sources of energy.
  • Environmental concerns; regional & national.
  • Pedagogical issues.

TET Syllabus Social Studies/ Social Sciences:


  • When, Where and How.
  • The Earliest Societies.
  • The First Farmers and Herders.
  • The First Cities.
  • The Early States.
  • New Ideas.
  • The First Empire.
  • Contacts with Distant lands.
  • Political Developments.
  • Culture and Science.
  • New Kings and Kingdoms.
  • Sultans of Delhi.
  • Creation of an Empire.
  • Social Change.
  • Regional Cultures.
  • The Establishment of Company Power.
  • Rural Life and Society.
  • Colonialism and Tribal Societies.
  • The Revolt of 1857-58.
  • Women and reform.
  • Challenging the Caste System.
  • The Nationalist Movement.
  • India After Independence.


  • Geography as a social study and as a science.
  • Planet: Earth in the solar system.
  • The environment in its totality: natural and human environment.
  • Human Environment: settlement, transport and communication.
  • Resources: Types- Natural and Human.

Social and Political Life (Civics):

  • Local Government.
  • Making a Living.
  • State Government.
  • Understanding Media.
  • Unpacking Gender.
  • The Constitution.
  • Parliamentary Government.
  • The Judiciary.
  • Social Justice and the Marginalized.
  • Pedagogical issues.