Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS) 2019: Notifications, Exam Dates, Syllabus | Free Mock Test

Kendriya Vidyalaya Recruitment

KV Exam Highlights

KV notification for recruitment to various posts is expected to be out soon. Before a candidate fill the online application it is very essential that he/she has some basic knowledge of the KV exam , its pattern , mode of exam and other details.Here some further details of the KV exam.

KV Exam Highlights 2019

Conducting BodyKendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan
Name of Exam KVS Recruitment exam
Application mode Online
Phases 2 (Written Exam and Interview)
Official website https://kvsangathan.nic.in/
Time Duration 2 Hours 30 minutes

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA EXAM Notification 2019

Kendriya Vidyalaya , one of the world’s largest chains of schools came into existence in 1963 under the name ‘ Central Schools’ which changed to Kendriya Vidyalaya at a later stage. All KV Schools are affiliated to the Central Board Of Secondary Education or CBSE and comes under the supervision of the Ministry Of Human Resource Development ie MHRD . With the release of various teaching vacancies announced recently KV notification is also expected to be released soon.As soon the notification is out we will update you regarding each minute detail and number of vacancies.

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA EXAM ADMIT CARD 2019

A candidate can download his/her admit card from the official website by entering his/her Registration / Roll Number and Password/Date Of Birth that will be provided once the online application has been filled and dates have been announced. Hard copies will not be sent to the individual by post or courier so the candidates are advised to visit the official website regularly so as not to miss any update of the KV recruitment. Admit card will be available on the website once the KV Exam online application process ends.

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 How To Apply

Though the official notification is not yet announced but a candidate should be aware of the procedure to be followed while applying online so that no problem arises at a later stage. A candidate needs to apply online only so the notification should be read thoroughly. A candidate should click on apply now link for various posts provided on the official website and fill out the application form along with all the documents asked to be attached with the required dimensions . If a candidate faces any problem while applying online a help number is also provided where he/she can contact and clear their queries. Although the application fees are not yet announced as the official notification is not declared but the fees are expected to be in lines with the 2018 KV recruitment.

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA Application Fee

Although the application fees for KV recruitment is not yet announced as the official notification is not declared but the fees are expected to be in line with the 2018 KV recruitment.The application fee for KV recruitment has to be paid through online mode only. A candidate should go through the official notification of KV to know the exact amount to be paid.Any other transaction charges has to be paid by the candidate. The fees is given below-

POSTAPPLICATION FEE
Principal, Vice-Principal Rs. 1500/-
TGTs, PGTs, Librarian, Primary Teacher, Primary Teacher (Music) Rs.1000/-
SC/ ST/ PH/ EXSM Nill

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EXAM SYLLABUS

To get an edge over others a candidate must start their preparation as early as possible and should not wait for the KV Notification to be officially announced. Also if one is aware of the syllabus then he/she can plan and devise a study schedule accordingly. This will help in identifying one’s weakness and give him/her an opportunity to work on it and improve them. The syllabus is expected to be more or less the same as it was in 2018 and if there are any changes we will let you know once the official notification is out .Till then the detailed syllabus is-

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EXAM SYLLABUS

To prepare in the best way the candidates should take note of the Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam syllabus

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
General Hindi
  • विपरीतार्थकशब्द
  • पर्यायवाचीशब्द
  • मुहावरेतथालोकोक्तियां
  • गुढार्थी (क्लोजटाइप)
  • प्रकारकागद्यांश
  • वाक्यक्रमव्यवस्थापन
  • वाक्योंमेंत्रुटियाँ
  • वाक्योंमेंरिक्त-स्थानोंकीपूर्ति
  • वर्तनीअशुद्धियाँ
  • वाक्यांशकेलिएएकशब्द
  • अपठितगद्यांश
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism
  • Statement and assumptions
  • Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test
  • Series test
  • Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Decision-making test
  • Figure series
  • Input/output
  • Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Analogy
  • Series test
  • Miscellaneous test
General Awareness/Current Affairs
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries
  • Indian Constitution
  • Geography
  • Budget and Five Year Plans
  • History
  • Scientific Research
  • Important Financial & Economic News
  • Culture
  • Economy
  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • India and its neighbouring countries
  • General Politics
  • Sports
  • Economy, Banking, and Finance
  • Knowledge of Current Events
  • Countries & Capitals
Computer Literacy
  • History of computers
  • Basics of hardware and software
  • Windows operating system
  • basics Internet terms and services
  • Basic functionalities of MS-Office (MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
  • Networking and communication
  • Database basics
  • Basics of hacking,Security tools and viruses
Pedagogy
  • Pedagogical Concerns
  • Curriculum: Meaning, Principles, types of curriculum organization, approaches
  • Planning: lnstructional Plan- Year Plan, Unit Plan, Lesson Plan
  • Instructional material and resources: Text Books, Work books, Supplementary material AV aids, Laboratories, Library, Clubs-Museums-Community, Information and Communication Technology
  • Evaluation: Types, tools, Characteristics of a good test, Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation, Analysis and interpretation of Scholastic Achievement Test
  • Inclusive Education
  • Understanding diversities: concept types (disability as a dimension of diversity)
  • Disability as a social construct, classification of disability and its educational implications:
    • Sensory Impairment (Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment and Deaf Blind)
    • Cognitive Disabilities: (Autism Spectrum Disorder; Intellectual Disability and Specific Learning Disability)
    • Physical Disabilities: celebral palsy and loco motor
  • Philosophy of inclusion with special reference to children with disability
  • Process of Inclusion: concern issues across disabilities
  • Constitutional Provisions
  • Education & Technology
  • Communication & interaction
  • Theory of Communication
  • Types of Communication
  • Communication & language
  • Communication in the classroom
  • barriers in communication

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EXAM PATTERN

KV Exam consists of two phases -online objective type test and Interview The examination will be of online mode with objective questions and consists of two parts . The first part consists of General English , General Hindi, General Knowledge and Current Affairs and part two consists of Computer literacy, subject concerned and Pedagogy. The Total time allotted is 150 minutes for 150 questions . Language of questions will be bilingual ie both Hindi and English and candidates are allowed to choose in which format they want the question to appear except for General Hindi where the questions will be in the Hindi Language.

PartName of TestNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Part - I General English 10 10 2 Hours 30 minutes
General Hindi 10 10
Part - II General Knowledge & Current Affairs 40 40
Reasoning Ability 40 40
Computer Literacy 10 10
Pedagogy 40 40
  TOTAL 150 150  

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EXAM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Before applying for different posts in Kendriya Vidyalaya a candidate must visit the official notification and go through all the details because in the later stage of the recruitment a candidate has to provide original documents of all the certificates that he/she has filled.

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EDUCATION QUALIFICATION

Since KV will announce multiple posts so the educational qualification will vary. The candidate should ensure that he/she meets these educational qualifications to apply online. Once filled or submitted the candidate is not allowed to correct the information provided by him/her.

PostEducational Qualification
Principal, Vice-Principal, TGTs, PGTs, Librarian, Primary Teacher, Primary Teacher (Music)
  • Master Degree from recognized university with atleast 45% marks inaggregate
  • B.Ed or equivalent teaching degree.

KV EXAM AGE CRITERIA

A candidate must ensure that he/she comes under the age limit as prescribed in the KV official notification 2019 . Different posts have different maximum and minimum age limits so a candidate should ensure that while applying for the particular post she/he lies within that age criteria.Further details are as follows -

PostAge Criteria
PRINCIPAL Minimum – 35 years and Maximum–50 years
Vice-Principal Minimum – 35 years and Maximum–45 years
TGTs Maximum  35 years 
PGTs Maximum 40 Years
Librarian Maximum  35 years 
Primary Teacher Maximum 30 years
Primary Teacher (Music) Maximum 30 years

KV EXAM AGE RELAXATION

Besides the above mentioned age criteria,there is an age relaxation in the upper limit that is given to OBC, SC/ST,Women,Ex-servicemen,KV Employees. This is an additional advantage provided by KV to these categories, in order to support them. Further details regarding the age relaxation can be deduced from the table given below- Age relaxation table

SI. No.CategoryAge relaxation
1. Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2. Other Backward Classes 3 years
3. Women (All Category) for teaching posts only 10 years
4. KVS Employees No age bar
5. Candidates with 3 years continuous 
service in Central Govt. provided 
the posts are in same or allied cadres
5 years for General 10 years 
for SC/ST 08 years for OBC
6. Persons ordinarily domiciled 
in State of Jammu & Kashmir 
during 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989
5 years
7. Persons with disabilities (including women)SC/ ST/ OBC/ General 15 years13 years10 years
8. Ex-Servicemen (General)(For Group-A posts only)  05 years
9. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) (For Group-A Posts only) 08 years (03 years + 05 years)
10. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) (For Group-A Posts only) 10 years (05 years + 05 years)
11. Ex-Servicemen (General)(For Group-B posts only)  03-years after-deduction-
of the Military service rendered from
the actual age as on the closing
date for receipt of applications
12. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) (For Group-B posts only) 06 years (03 years + 03 years) after deduction of the Military Service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date for receipt of applications
13. Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) (For Group-B posts only) 08 years (03 years + 05 years) after 
deduction of the Military Service 
rendered from the actual age as on
the closing date for receipt of applications

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 SALARY

Since KVs are central government schools working under the Ministry Of Human Resource Development so the salary and perks given are based on 7th Pay Commission . The salary provided is very high and attractive. Different posts have different pay band and it increases as one goes higher on the promotion ladder . The table given below will give further insight into the salary provided by the KV Schools-

PostPay scale
PRINCIPAL Rs.78800-209200
Vice-Principal Rs.56100-177500
TGTs Rs. 44900-142400/-
PGTs Rs. 47600-151100/
Librarian Rs. 44900-142400/-
Primary Teacher Rs. 35400-112400/-
Primary Teacher (Music) Rs. 35400-112400/-

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA PREVIOUS YEAR CUT-OFF

A glimpse into the KV Exam previous year cutoff will help a candidate to devise a proper planning and strategy which will help ace up his/her preparation. Moreover, it will also help in knowing which section he/she needs to work harder to get into the final merit. Subject wise cut-off is also there besides overall cutoff. Here is the cut-off which will give you an idea of the merit.

S.no.Post SubjectGenOBCSCSTOHVHHHOther*
1. PGT- Hindi 105 104 101 96 99 - - -
2. PGT- English 100 95. 91 85 89 92 - -
3. PGT - Physics 74 73 66 57 - - - -
4. PGT - Chemistry 97 95 84 71 - - - -
5. PGT- Maths 89 88 79 74 73 - - -
6. PGT - Biology 104 102 95 88 - - - -
7. PGT- History 92 91 88 84 87 87 - -
8. PGT - Geography 106 105 102 102 99 85 - -
9. PGT - Economics 87 86 79 73 80 - - -
10. PGT - Commerce 100 95 88 77 93 75 - -
11. PGT -  Computer Science 103 99 94 83 - - - -
12. TGT-P&HE 80 79 75 71 - - - -
13. TGT -A&E 111 110 110 101 101 - 71 75
14. TGT -WET 106 105 93 90 93 79 75 -

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA 2019 EXAM CALENDAR

KV Recruitment is one of the most awaited ones in the teaching sector. A large number of candidates actually apply for the same. Since the official notification is not out so the exact dates can not be mentioned but it is expected to be released soon. KV schedule will have all the details regarding the application starting and closing dates. Besides this, tentative online exam date will also be provided. Admit card download date will also be mentioned in the KV Exam recruitment notification 2019.

Kendriya Vidyalaya 2019 Exam Calendar

EVENTSIMPORTANT DATES
Registration Open on designated online portal August 2019
Registration Closes September 2019
Date of Written Test (Tentative)
  • November 2019(Vice Principal & Principal)
  • December 2019 (PRT,PRT(Music),TGT(P&HE,AE,WE)
  • December 2019 (PGT,TGT & Librarian)

KV EXAM VACANCY

For the exact number of vacancies a candidate has to wait for the official notification which is expected to be out soon. Vacancies will be different for different posts.A general idea can be get from the previous year vacancies.Below is the table which will give an insight into the previous year vacancies.

PRINCIPAL(Group-A)

UROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther*
41 19 11 05 76 02 0 02 0

VICE-PRINCIPAL(Group-A)

UROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther
117 57 31 15 220 03 03 02 0

POST GRADUATE TEACHERs (PGTs)(Group-B)

S.No.SubjectUROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther
1 HINDI 22 19 07 04 52 01 0 0 0
2 ENGLISH 24 18 08 05 55 01 01 0 0
3 PHYSICS 25 13 12 04 54 0 0 0 0
4 CHEMISTRY 29 17 09 05 60 0 0 0 0
5 MATHS 28 16 08 05 57 02 0 0 0
6 BIOLOGY 23 14 10 03 50 0 0 0 0
7 HISTORY 28 15 08 05 56 01 01 0 0
8 GEOGRAPHY 28 20 08 05 61 01 01 0 0
9 ECONOMICS 28 16 08 04 56 01 01 0 0
10 COMMERCE 21 10 11 03 45 01 0 0 0
11 COMPT. SC. 21 14 06 05 46 0 0 0 0
TOTAL   277 172 95 48 592 08 04 0 0

TRAINED GRADUATE TEACHERs (TGTs)(Group-B)

S.No.SubjectUROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther
1 HINDI 134 71 40 20 265 04 04 0 0
2 ENGLISH 137 72 40 21 270 04 04 0 0
3 SANSKRIT 61 36 18 09 124 02 02 0 0
4 SCIENCE 146 78 44 22 290 0 0 0 0
5 MATHMATICS 96 51 34 14 195 06 0 0 0
6 SOCIAL STUDIES 219 118 65 33 435 06 07 0 0
7 P&HE 45 31 14 07 97 0 0 0 0
8 ART& EDU. 50 34 15 08 107 02 0 01 01
9 WET 50 29 30 08 117 01 01 01 0
TOTAL   938 520 300 142 1900 25 18 2 01

LIBRARIAN (Group-B)

UROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther*
24 14 08 04 50 01 0 01 0

PRIMARY TEACHER(Group-B)

UROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther*
2672 1431 798 399 5300 80 80 0 0

PRIMARY TEACHER (MUSIC)(Group-B)

UROBCSCSTTotalOHVHHHOther*
101 54 31 15 201 03 03 0 0

KV EXAM CENTRES

A candidate while filling the online application form has the option to choose an examination centre which will be allotted to him/her for giving online exam. The candidate is advised to carefully fill the KV exam centre so that any problem is avoided at a later stage.

KVS 2019 State-wise Exam Centers/Cities List

Centre codeExamination CentreState
1. Agra Uttar Pradesh
2. Ahmedabad Gujarat
3. Allahabad Uttar Pradesh
4. Bengaluru Karnataka
5. Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
6. Bhubaneswar Odisha
7. Chandigarh Punjab
8. Chennai Tamil Nadu
9. Dehradun Uttarakhand
10. Delhi Delhi
11. Guwahati Assam
12. Gwalior Madhya Pradesh
13. Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh
14. Imphal Manipur
15. Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh
16. Jaipur Rajasthan
17. Jalandhar Punjab
18. Jammu Jammu and Kashmir
19. Jodhpur Rajasthan
20. Kanpur Uttar Pradesh
21. Kolkata West Bengal
22. Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
23. Madurai Tamil Nadu
24. Mangalore Karnataka
25. Mumbai Maharashtra
26. Nagpur Maharashtra
27. Patna Bihar
28. Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar
29. Raipur Chhattisgarh
30. Ranchi Jharkhand
31. Silchar Assam
32. Siliguri West Bengal
33. Thiruvananthapuram Kerala
34. Udaipur Rajasthan
35. Varanasi Uttar Pradesh
36. Vijayvada Andhra Pradesh

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