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WBTET  West Bengal 2016 Primary Education Recruitment 2016 Apply online, Exam Date, Syllabus  

WBTET West Bengal 2016 West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) released the notification for the recruitment of 42,949 TET primary school teachers. Candidates who had qualified in the Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) 2014 are eligible to apply for these posts.

Candidates  who are interested can check the eligibility criteria and apply online from 30th September 2016. last date for the online registrations is 7th October 2016. The board has released the assistant teacher recruitment district wise. Candidates can check the vacancy details and apply online from the direct link provided below.

West Bengal WBTET Recruitment Notification 2016:

The West Bengal School Service Commission was established for the purpose of recruitment of Assistant Teacher and Headmaster/ Headmistress in recognized Non-Government aided Schools in West Bengal. WBSSC also recruits the Non-Teaching Staff in the posts of Librarian, Clerk and Group-D Staff including Laboratory Attendant, Peon, Night Guard, and Matron in recognized Non-Government aided Schools in West Bengal. West Bengal Staff Selection Commission conducts Teacher Eligibility Test (TET exam) every year in West Bengal for recruitment of teachers in West Bengal schools.

West Bengal WBTET Primary Teacher Recruitment 2016 District Wise| Apply Online @

Candidates who had qualified in the WBTET 2015 can apply for the Primary School teacher recruitment from the official website. The Candidates will be informed about the date and time of the viva Voice/interview and aptitude test after successfully applying for the vacancy.

About WBTET West Bengal 2016

WBTET West Bengal 2016

It is said that the children who have proper education have the ability to rise up to the occasion and held their head high when met with challenges. Primary education is the base and the students with great foundation can build a strong career later on in their life. Therefore, while selecting teachers for primary education, the state government must keep in mind that only the best candidates get the chance. WB TET (Primary) is a perfect way to sift through millions of applicants and selecting the right candidate for the job.

Full Details of WBTET West Bengal 2016: 

Name of the Organization: West Bengal School Service Commission

Name of the Exam: Primary TET 2014

Total Number of Vacancies: 42249

Exam Category: UG Entrance Exam

Exam Level: State Level

West Bengal District Wise Primary Teacher Recruitment 2016:

Hooghly – 1845 posts, para teacher – 204 posts

Jalpaiguri – 1251 posts, para teacher – 139 posts

Howrah – 1628 posts, para teacher – 181 posts

Kolkata – 1712 posts, para teacher – 189 posts

Malda – 3296 posts, para teacher – 367 posts

North 24 Parganas – 4629 posts, para teacher – 514 posts

Paschim Medinipur – 1089 posts, para teacher – 121 posts

Purba Medinipur – 496 posts, para teacher – 55 posts

Murshidabad – 2540 posts, para teacher – 282 posts

Nadia – 1327 posts, para teacher – 148 posts

Purulia – 1623 posts, para teacher – 180 posts

Siliguri – 388 posts, para teacher – 43 posts

South 24 parganas – 4951 posts, para teacher – 551 posts

Uttar Dinajpur – 2661 posts, para teacher – 296 posts

Alipurduar – 712 posts, para teacher – 79 posts

Bankura – 1360 posts, para teacher – 151 posts

Birbhum – 1452 posts, para teacher – 161 posts

Burdwan – 3021 posts, para teacher – 337 posts

Coochbehar – 1611 posts, para teacher – 179 posts

Dakshin Dinajpur – 1062 posts, para teacher -118 posts

Important Dates for WBTET Exam 2016:

Start of Online Application: 30th September 2016

Last Date For Registrations: 7th October 2016

Application Fee for WBTET Exam:

For SC/ST/PH candidates: Rs 50/-

For other category candidates: Rs 200/-

Eligibility Criteria of WB TET Primary 2016 Exam

The candidates who are willing to appear for the WB Primary TET must fulfill the following eligibility criteria that have been set:

The candidates must clear the Higher Secondary Exam with a minimum of 50% marks

If the candidates belong to reserved category, then there is a relaxation of 45% marks, so in order to meet the eligibility criteria they need to attain 45% marks only

Even those candidates who have completed their graduation in any discipline can apply for the exam

In case of the graduate candidates, there is no qualifying marks mentioned

Only the candidates need to attain their degree from a recognized University

Application Process in WBTET West Bengal 2016 Primary TET Exam

WBTET West Bengal 2016

The candidates will have to visit the official website at or

The candidates will have to acquire the application form from the notified centers upon the payment of the application fee

The Aspirants need to fill up the application form with the correct details

Verify the details and then submit the application form with relevant documents to the same bank or in the distribution centers

Exam Pattern of WB Primary TET 2016

WB TET (Primary) exam pattern and syllabus are mentioned below:

Paper Subjects No. Questions Marks
Paper I Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
  Language I 30 30
  Language II 30 30
  Mathematics 30 30
  Environmental Studies 30 30
Paper II Child Development and Pedagogy 30 30
Language I 30 30
Language II 30 30
Maths or Science (For Maths and Science Teachers) 60 60
Social Science (For Social Science Teacher)
For other teacher – either Maths/ Science or Social Science
Admit Card of  WBTET West Bengal 2016

The admit card will be made available online. The candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website.

Results of WB Primary TET 2016

The results of the WB TET (Primary) will be declared online. The candidates will be able to check their results online by entering their roll number in specified location on the page.

Contact Details

West Bengal Board of Primary Education

“Acharya Prafulla Chandra Bhavan”,

DK – 7/1, Sector II, Bidhannagar,

Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 091.

Ph No: 91 33 2334 8983

E-mail: secretary. [email protected]