Uttar Pradesh Government has has cancelled the recruitment of 72825 teacher which was on the basis of UP TET. It has also cancelled the , advertisement published by Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Council (UP Basic Shiksha Parishad), Allahabad. This notification came in various news paper on 30th November, 2011, 2nd December, 2011 and 20th December,2011.
The new teacher recruitment process would be on the basis of merit. It is expected that official job notification would be released soon.
Eligibility to apply for this new UP Teacher Recruitment are following:
Minimum age - 21 Years ( Earlier it was 18 Years)
Government has made it clear that Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test is only qualifying exam. UPTET would not be the only basis of recruitment. This would be on the basis of merit of the candidates. The merit marks would be calculated by adding up the number of 10th, 12th / Intermediate , Graduation and B.Ed score.