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UPTET Photo Size, Dimension, Format and Other Details

Last Updated - October 01, 2018

Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB), regulating body of UPTET has clearly defined the guidelines of scanning and uploading of candidate’s photograph and signature in the application form. This year, UPTET 2018 is scheduled for November 4 in pen-paper mode. Last date to apply online for this session is October 3. Register Now!  

Most of the applicants do not adhere to the given specifications and end up making mistakes in the online form. In the following article, we have detailed down all the information related to UPTET 2018 Photo Size, Dimension, Format and Other Details.

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UPTET 2018 Photo Specifications

Before filling up the online form, candidate’s photo and signature must be scanned. All of these documents must be uploaded during the submission of application form. The photo size details are as follows:

  • Recent passport size photo placed on a white paper, and their signature on the paper.
  • The picture should have been clicked against a light-colored, preferably white background.
  • Applicant should be looking straight at the camera with a relaxed face.
  • If the picture is taken using a flash make sure that there's no "red-eye".
  • Spectacles are allowed, but make sure that there are no reflections and the eyes can be seen clear.
  • Hats, caps and dark glasses are not acceptable, only religious headwear is allowed, but it must not cover your face.
UPTET Photo Specifications
Dimensions200 X 230 pixels
File SizeMax. 20 kb
Preferred BackgroundWhite

UPTET 2018 Signature Specifications

Along with the photograph, applicants are also required to attach scanned images of their signature. Listed below are the specifications for the same:

  • The signature is not be uploaded separately.
  • Photograph and signature must uploaded as one scanned file, by placing the picture on white paper and signing below it.
  • Make sure that the signature does not overlap the picture.
  • The signature should be limited only up to the white paper.
  • Width of the signature should be equal to or less than the width of photograph.
  • Signature must be done with a black pen.
  • Ensure that there is no other mark on the white paper.
  • Use the signature which you can remember or use in usual course.
  • A mismatch of signature in later stages can cause problems.                           

Do’s and Don’ts for Uploading Photograph/ Signature

Apart from the above mentioned technical details, candidates also need to take care of some basic things that may or may not be mentioned in official guidelines. Read them below:


  • No old photo should be uploaded. Candidates must upload their latest photo in the form.
  • Candidate must look straight towards the camera. An angled face in the photograph will lead to rejection later on.
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  • White background is preferable.
  • Features of face like eyes, nose etc. must be clearly visible in the picture.
  • Candidates must ensure that their shoulders are visible in the picture.
  • Set the scanner resolution to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch).
  • Set Color to True Color.


  • Photo taken from a smartphone will be rejected.
  • Since the picture is to be used in a state level exam, candidates must also refrain from uploading casual pictures.
  • A picture with dark or landscape background must be avoided.
  • Blurred or Unclear pictures will be rejected straight away. Candidates must ensure that picture is clear.
  • Spectacles are allowed only if being regularly used.
  • Polaroid photos are not acceptable.
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  • There must be no other object present in the photograph except candidate himself.
  • There should not be any shadow or colored light falling on the face of candidates in the photograph.
  • Signature should be done in running hands, signature in capital letters will result in cancellation of applications.

How to Upload Photograph and Signature?

Here are the steps that candidates can follow to upload the photo and signature: -

Step 1: Visit the official website for UPTET i.e.

Step 2: Click on ‘UPTET Application Form’ link.

Step 3: Enter your personal and academic details for filling the form.

Step 4: After that, click on ‘Save above details and proceed to upload photo’.

Step 5: Select/ Choose the relevant file and upload it.

Step 6: After uploading the picture, candidates can proceed to payment.

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Anurag Gupta

hi sir maine assistant teacher ki vaccency ke form me bina sign ki photo upload kar di hai aur fee submit karke final printout nikal liya hai . kya mujhe dobara form bharane ki jararut hai

13 Dec, 2018 21:45
Akansha Expert

Hi Anurag, Along with the photograph, applicants are also required to attach scanned images of their signature is mandatory, you may please contact to the exam authority.

14 Dec, 2018 15:48
Sameer Gautam


31 Oct, 2018 10:58
Akansha Expert

Hi Sameer, No It does not create the problem.

31 Oct, 2018 11:40
Mohd Nadeem

Hello sir, online service provider person made a mistake in my father's name in filling my UPTET 2018 Application Form. He recorded my father name as SIKANDAR ALI instead of SIKANDER ALI. What should I do sir. Its about my career. Plz guide me.

18 Oct, 2018 13:56
Manvi Singh

Hello sir... Mera up. Tet ka registation num kho gya. Kya aapp kuch bta sakte ho. ..

16 Oct, 2018 20:52
Akansha Expert

Hi Manvi, You will get the registration number through your login id password, make sure you have remembered that through this you will get the registration number. If you have nothing to generate your Log In Id Password, You can with Gmail with Forget the password.

17 Oct, 2018 12:52
Adarsh Panwar

Hello sir, can i change my secondary langauge from eng to sanskrit in tet form...plzzzz help me sir

16 Oct, 2018 16:52
Bhavesh gupta

Hello sir....mene tet ke form me identity proof type me by mistake pehchan patra diya or no pan card ka fill kiya .but pan card no bhi galat ho gya h ...please bataiye kya correction ho skta h .ya form reject to ni hoga

15 Oct, 2018 22:12
pro patel

Meri pic and sign blur aa rhe h mene final submit bhi kr dia h printout bhi nikal aya h kya ab mujhe bad me prblm hogi?? Ya mujhe ab new registration krna chahiye?

06 Oct, 2018 03:32
Akansha Expert

Hi Patel, If you get the Print out the application form you do not need to correction. you do not need to worry about that. or you have not able to get the new one registration with one document.

06 Oct, 2018 14:34
Pankaj kumar

Mene without signatur uptet form submit karke final print nikal liya hai kya form reject ho jayega please tell me

06 Oct, 2018 00:13
Akansha Expert

Hi Pankaj, If you get the Print out the application form you do not need to correction. you do not need to worry about that.

06 Oct, 2018 13:14
aakash singhal

maine bina sign k photo upload krdia an kya kru,,,,dobara frm fill kru kya..

05 Oct, 2018 18:44
monika sareen

Mene photo without signature uplode kr diya ab final printout without photo aa rha he . Me kya kru pls help me

05 Oct, 2018 16:30

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