The Department of Education, Chandigarh Administration, has recently issued a notification inviting applications for the recruitment of Junior Basic Teachers (JBT), also known as Primary Teachers (PRT), for the year 2023. This presents a golden opportunity for eligible candidates to apply for these coveted teaching positions. The online application process is open on the official website,, and the deadline for submission has been extended until November 30, 2023.

Overview of Chandigarh PRT Teacher Vacancy 2023:

  • Recruitment Organization: Chandigarh Education Department
  • Post Name: Junior Basic Training (JBT) Teacher/Primary Teacher (PRT)
  • Advertisement Number: 01/2023
  • Vacancies: 293
  • Salary/Pay Scale: Rs. 9300-34800/- (Grade Pay 4200/-)
  • Job Location: Chandigarh
  • Last Date to Apply: November 30, 2023
  • Mode of Application: Online
  • Official Website:

Application Fees:

  • General/OBC/EWS: Rs. 1000/-
  • SC: Rs. 500/-
  • Mode of Payment: Online

Important Dates:

  • Chandigarh JBT Teacher Notification Release Date: June 30, 2023
  • Chandigarh JBT Teacher Apply Start: August 11, 2023
  • Chandigarh JBT Teacher Last Date to Apply (Extended): November 30, 2023
  • Last Date to Pay Application Fee: December 2, 2023
  • Display of Fee Confirmation List: December 11, 2023
  • Chandigarh JBT Teacher Exam Date: To be Notified Later

Post Details, Eligibility & Qualification:

  • Age Limit: 21-37 Years (as of January 1, 2023) with age relaxation as per government rules.
  • Qualification: Graduation + D.Ed/B.El.Ed + CTET (Level-1)

Note: There has been a recent change in recruitment rules per NCTE Guidelines. B.Ed pass candidates are no longer eligible to apply. Application fees will be refunded to those who have already applied.

Selection Process:

The selection process involves three stages:

  1. Stage-1: Written Exam
  2. Stage-2: Document Verification
  3. Stage-3: Medical Examination

Exam Pattern:

  • Negative Marking: No
  • Time Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Mode of Exam: Offline Objective Type Test (OMR Based)
  • Qualifying Marks: 40%

How to Apply for Chandigarh JBT Teacher Vacancy 2023:

  1. Check eligibility from the Chandigarh JBT Teacher Notification 2023.
  2. Click on the Apply Online Link or visit
  3. Fill out the application form.
  4. Upload the required documents.
  5. Pay the application fees.
  6. Print the completed application form.

This recruitment drive not only offers career prospects but also plays a vital role in shaping the future of education in Chandigarh. Aspiring teachers are encouraged to seize this opportunity and contribute to the noble profession of molding young minds.