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Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam 2021 Highlights
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 KVS Schools are affiliated to the Central Board Of Secondary Education or CBSE and come under the supervision of the Ministry Of Education. Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan recruitment 2021 for various posts is expected to be out soon. Before you fill the online application it is very essential that you have some basic knowledge of the KVS exam, its pattern , mode of exam and other details. Given below are further details of the KVS exam.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam 2021 Highlights
|Conducting Body||Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan|
|Name of Exam||KVS Recruitment exam|
|Phases||2 (Written Exam and Interview)|
|Time Duration||3 Hours (KVS PGT)
2 Hours 30 minutes (KVS Others)
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam Notification 2021
Kendriya Vidyalaya will release the notification to fill various posts across India, though the exact number of vacancies available in the respective school will be announced by the Management /School later. The KVS notification will have all the details like the opening and closing date of registration, exam date, eligibility details and other minute details that are important and should not be missed out. You must start preparing now to remain ahead of others in the race.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam pattern 2021
Kendriya Vidyalaya exam consists of two phases - online objective type test and Interview The KVS exam 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, the subject concerned and Pedagogy. The total marks allotted is 150 for 150 questions. The language of questions will be bilingual ie both Hindi and English and you are allowed to choose in which format you want the question to appear. Except for the General Hindi section, where the questions will be in the Hindi Language, the other section will be bilingual.
|Part||Name of Test||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|Part - I||General English||10||10||2 Hours 30 minutes|
|Part - II||General Knowledge & Current Affairs||40||40|
For detailed exam pattern for other KVS recruitment posts, refer to our Kendriya Vidyalaya exam pattern page.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam Syllabus 2021
To get an edge over others you must start your preparation as early as possible and should not wait for the KVS Notification to be officially announced. Also if one is aware of the syllabus then you can plan and devise a study schedule accordingly. This will help in identifying your weakness and will give you an opportunity to work on 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 given below.
|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||विपरीतार्थक शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्द, मुहावरे तथा लोकोक्तियां, गुढार्थी (क्लोजटाइप), प्रकार का गद्यांश, वाक्य क्रम व्यवस्थापन, वाक्यों में त्रुटियाँ, वाक्यों में रिक्त-स्थानों की पूर्ति, वर्तनी अशुद्धियाँ, वाक्यांश के लिए एक शब्द, अपठित गद्यांश|
|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, Workbooks, 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: Cognitive Disabilities: (Autism Spectrum Disorder; Intellectual Disability and Specific Learning Disability), Physical Disabilities: celebral palsy and locomotor, 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 Exam Dates 2021
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan recruitment is one of the most awaited ones in the teaching sector. A large number of candidates apply for the same. Since the official Kendriya Vidyalaya notification is not out so the exact dates can not be mentioned but it is expected to be released soon. KVS schedule will have all the details regarding the application starting and closing dates, exam dates, result date. Further details can be inferred from the table below.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam Dates 2021
|Registration Opening date||To be notified later|
|Registration Closing date||To be notified later|
|Date of Written Test (Tentative)||
To be notified later
Kendriya Vidyalaya Salary 2021
Since KVS are central government schools working under the Ministry Of Education, 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 Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan Schools.
|Primary Teacher||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
|Primary Teacher (Music)||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
Kendriya Vidyalaya Vacancy 2021
For the exact number of vacancies, you need to wait for the official Kendriya Vidyalaya notification which can be expected to be out soon. Vacancies will be different for different posts. Further, the vacancies will also be divided category wise. Below is the table which will give an insight into the previous year vacancies. For recent updates on KVS vacancies keep visiting the page.
Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs) (Group-B)
Trained Graduate Teachers (TGTs) (Group-B)
Primary Teacher (Group-B)
Primary Teacher (Music) (Group-B)
Kendriya Vidyalaya Eligibility Criteria 2021
Before applying for different posts in Kendriya Vidyalaya you must go through the official notification details carefully so that you do not miss out on any details and your candidature gets cancelled at the later stage of the recruitment process. Further details can be inferred from the table below.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Educational Criteria
Since KVS announce multiple posts so the educational qualification varies. You should ensure that you meet these educational qualifications to apply online. Once filled or submitted you are not allowed to correct the information entered by you. The detailed insight can be get from the table below.
KVS PGT Teacher Educational Criteria
KVS PGT Teacher Subjects
|Post||Subjects at Post Graduate level|
|PGT (Hindi)||Hindi or Sanskrit with Hindi as one of the subjects at Graduate level|
|PGT (Physics)||Physics/Electronics/Applied Physics/Nuclear Physics|
|PGT (Economics)||Economics/Applied Economics/ Business Economics|
|PGT (Commerce)||Master’s degree in Commerce. However, the holder of Degree of M.Com in Applied/ Business Economics shall not be eligible.|
|PGT (Maths)||Mathematics/Applied Mathematics|
|PGT (Biology)||Botany/Zoology/Life Sciences/Bio Sciences/Genetics/ Microbiology/Bio-Technology/Molecular Biology/Plant Physiology provided they have studied Botany and Zoology at Graduation level.|
KVS PGT Computer Teacher Educational Criteria
KVS TGT Teacher Educational Criteria
KVS TGT Teacher Subjects
|TGT (English)||English as a subject in all the three years|
|TGT (Hindi)||Hindi as a subject in all the three years.|
|TGT(SST)||Any two of the following:
History, Geography, Economics and Pol. Science of which
one must be either History or Geography.
|TGT (Science)||Botany, Zoology, and Chemistry|
|TGT (Sanskrit)||Sanskrit as a subject in all the three years.|
|TGT (Maths)||Bachelor Degree in Maths with any two of the following subjects: -
Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, Computer Science, Statistics
|TGT (P & HE)||Bachelor Degree in Physical Education or equivalent.|
KVS PRT Teacher Educational Criteria
*Who has acquired the qualification of Bachelor of Education from any NCTE recognized institution shall be considered for appointment as a teacher in class I-V provided the person so appointed as a teacher shall mandatorily undergo a six month Bridge Course in Elementary Education recognized by the NCTE within two years of such appointment as Primary Teacher.
KVS PRT Music Teacher Educational Criteria
Kendriya Vidyalaya Age Criteria
You must ensure that you come under the age limit as prescribed in the KVS official notification 2021 . Different posts have different maximum and minimum age limits so you should ensure that while applying for that particular post you lie within that age criteria. Further details are as follows.
|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|
Kendriya Vidyalaya Age Relaxation
Besides the above mentioned age criteria, there is an age relaxation in the upper limit that is given to reserved categories. This is an additional advantage provided by KVS to these categories, in order to support them. Further details regarding the age relaxation can be deduced from the table given below.
|SI. No.||Category||Age 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
|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 2021:How To Apply Online
Though the official notification is not yet announced but you should be aware of the procedure to be followed while applying online so that no problem arises at a later stage. The Kendriya Vidyalaya application can only be filled online. You need to follow certain basic steps to complete your KVS application form. The details are mentioned below.
- You should apply Online through the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan website www.kvsangathan.nic.in. No other means/mode of application will be accepted
- You are required to have a valid personal email ID and mobile number
- Carefully fill in the complete details in the online application form
- Scan and upload your recent photograph, signature and thumb impression
- Login id and password would be generated on successful submission of the application and will be displayed on the screen
- Pay the application fee and remember fee once deposited shall not be refunded under any circumstances
- The examination fee has to be paid online through the prescribed link at the online application form
- Take a printout of the online application
Kendriya Vidyalaya Application Fee
The application fee for KV recruitment has to be paid through online mode only. The Kendriya Vidyalaya application fee varies for the general and reserved category. Any other transaction charges have to be paid by you. The fees details is given below.
|Principal, Vice-Principal||Rs. 1500/-|
|TGTs, PGTs, Librarian, Primary Teacher, Primary Teacher (Music)||Rs.1000/-|
|SC/ ST/ PH/ EXSM||Nill|
Kendriya Vidyalaya Exam Centres
While filling the online Kendriya Vidyalaya application form you will have the option to choose an examination centre that will be allotted to you for giving the online exam. You are advised to carefully fill the KVS exam centre so that any problem is avoided at a later stage. Exam centre once filled cannot be changed at the later stage. The details for KVS 2021 exam state-wise is given below.
|Centre code||Examination Centre||State|
|18.||Jammu||Jammu and Kashmir|
|28.||Port Blair||Andaman and Nicobar|
Kendriya Vidyalaya Admit Card 2021
You can download your admit card from the official website by entering your 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 any individual by post or courier. You are advised to visit the official website regularly so that you do not miss any update on the KVS admit card. Admit card will be released once the application process ends.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Previous year Cut Off
A glimpse into the KVS exam previous year cutoff will help you to devise proper planning and strategy which will ace up your preparation. Moreover, it will also help in knowing which section you need to work harder to get into the final merit. The subject wise cut-off is also there besides the overall cutoff. Here is the previous year cut-off which gives you an idea of the merit.
|3.||PGT - Physics||74||73||66||57||-||-||-||-|
|4.||PGT - Chemistry||97||95||84||71||-||-||-||-|
|6.||PGT - Biology||104||102||95||88||-||-||-||-|
|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||-||-||-||-|
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