NVS PGT 2019: Navodaya Vidyalaya Recruitment, Syllabus, Exam Date, Salary

NVS PGT

 

NVS PGT Highlights

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti or popularly called NVS is an independent organization under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of School Education & Literacy, Govt. of India. This makes it an attractive Government job which is preferred by many candidates. NVS has its 8 Regional Offices at Bhopal, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Pune & Shillong and more than 630 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are actively functioning all over India except in Tamil Nadu. NVS is majorly aimed at providing education in the rural areas and are completely residential upto Senior Secondary level. NVS has now invited applications from eligible Indian candidates for its direct recruitment to various posts of Assistant Commissioner, Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGTs) & Other Miscellaneous Category of Teachers (Librarian, Art, Music, PET-Male, PET-Female), Legal Assistant, Female Staff Nurse, Catering Assistant and Lower Division Clerk (LDC). 

 

NVS PGT Notification

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) has released its recruitment notification for various posts across its Regional Offices / HQ / Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas. The candidates who possess required qualifications and are interested in working in NVS can start applying online. The online application/registration link has been activated from 10th July 2019. It is an excellent opportunity for all the job seekers who are trying hard to get an entry into the government sector. More than 2000 vacancies have been announced by NVS for all these above mentioned posts. All interested candidates can immediately start applying to avoid last minute rush. A written examination will be held to select eligible candidates which is scheduled in the month of September.

 

NVS PGT Exam Pattern

NVS Recruitment 2019 is one of the most popular examinations which gives an excellent opportunity to all the job aspirants who are trying hard to work in the Government organization. NVS has released a good number of vacancies for many posts including 403 vacancies for PGT posts. NVS will conduct a single level online examination for all the posts. There will be objective type questions from 5 subjects: Reasoning Ability, General Awareness, Teaching Aptitude, Subject Knowledge & Language Competency Test. 

  • The Language Competency Test will be qualifying in nature.
  • The test in Subject Knowledge will contain difficulty level of Post Graduation.
  • Total time available will be 3 hours.
  • The first four sections of a candidate will not be evaluated if he/she fails to qualify in the Language Competency Test.
  • The test on Subject Knowledge will be subject-specific which will vary according to the post.
  • Total questions and total marks will be 150.  

Candidates who get selected in the written examination will be called for Interview. 

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMarks
Reasoning Ability 15 15
General Awareness 15 15
Teaching Aptitude 20 20
Subject Knowledge 100 100
Total150150
Language Competency Test ( General English & Hindi)3030 (Qualifying nature)

 

 

NVS PGT Syllabus

NVS 2019 Recruitment is one of the best opportunities for people who wish to get a Government sector job as well as want to serve the rural parts of India. The job not only pays well but also provides many facilities. NVS has also released vacancies for the post of PGTs for various subjects. To grab this opportunity, you should make sure that you are completely aware of the selection process and further details. NVS will be conducting an online examination for the NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment. There will be objective questions from various subjects and to ensure your selection you should be perfect in all these subjects. To achieve that, you should have complete information of the syllabus of the NVS PGT subjects. To know about the syllabus, refer to the table 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
  • 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 softwareIndian Constitution
  • 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

Subjective Syllabus is based on your Essential Qualifications

 

NVS PGT Eligibility Criteria

Before you start applying for NVS 2019 Recruitment for various posts of Assistant Commissioner, Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGTs) & Other Miscellaneous Category of Teachers (Librarian, Art, Music, PET-Male, PET-Female), Legal Assistant, Female Staff Nurse, Catering Assistant and Lower Division Clerk (LDC), a candidate needs to ensure his/her eligibility. All the candidates who are interested in applying for NVS Recruitment 2019 should be eligible in all respects. Let’s look into the details of NVS Recruitment 2019 eligibility criteria. 

NVS Exam Educational Criteria 

Candidates applying for any of the posts mentioned in NVS Recruitment 2019 Notification should make sure that they possess the required educational qualification. If you fail to possess the complete educational qualification, you will not be able to apply or appear for the NVS 2019 Exam. The educational criteria for all the posts will vary and is as follows: 

POSTQualification
PGT (English) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in English from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Hindi) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in Hindi from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Physics) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in Physics/Applied Physics/Electronics Physics/ Nuclear Physics from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Chemistry) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in Chemistry/Bio Chemistry from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Mathematics) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree Mathematics/Applied Mathematics from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Economics) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(History) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in History from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Geography) Two Year Integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate
OR
Master Degree in Geography from a recognized university with at least 50% marks B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT(Commerce) Commerce with Accounting/Cost Accounting/ Financial Accounting as a major subject of study. Holders of Degree of M.Com. in Applied/Business Economics shall not be eligible. B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT (Biology) Botany / Zoology / Life Sciences / Bio sciences / Genetics / Micro Biology / Bio Technology / Molecular Bio / Plant Physiology provided that applicant had studied Botany and Zoology at Graduation level B.Ed Degree. Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English medium
PGT (Computer Science) At least 50% marks in aggregate in any of the following: BE
OR
B.Tech (Computer Science/IT) from a recognized University/Institute.
OR
BE
OR
B.Tech (any stream) and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from a recognized University/Institute.
OR
M.Sc (Computer Science/IT)/MCA from a recognized University.
OR
B.Sc (Computer Science)/BCA and Post Graduate Degree in any subject from a recognized University.
OR
Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science/IT and Post Graduate Degree in any subject from a recognized University / Institute.
OR
‘B’ level from DOEACC/NIELT and Post Graduate Degree in any subject.
OR
‘C’ level from DOEACC/NIELIT Ministry of Information and Communication Technology and Graduation. Desirable: B.Ed Degree Proficiency in teaching in Hindi/English.
PGT (Biology/Chemistry/Commerce/Economics/ English/ Hindi) Two year integrated Post Graduate Course from Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50 % marks.
OR
Master Degree from a recognized University with at least 50 % marks in aggregate in the related subject. B.Ed Degree Candidates should also be proficient in English / Hindi

NVS Exam Age Criteria 

Apart from the regular educational criteria that a candidate needs to follow in NVS 2019 Recruitment Exam, he/she also needs to follow the age criteria mentioned by NVS in its recruitment notification. 

  • For all candidates applying for PGT posts (all subjects), the maximum age limit decided by NVS is 40 years. Any candidate exceeding the age of 40 will not be allowed to appear in the exam. 

NVS PGT Age Relaxation 

In the NVS 2019 Recruitment Notification, there is another provision of age relaxation for some category of candidates. The relaxation will be applied to the upper age limit of the candidates. This will be applicable only to those candidates who belong to the mentioned categories. The relaxation in age will vary for all categories. Read complete details below:

CategoryRelaxation
Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
Women (All Category) except for the post of Assistant Commissioner, Legal Assistant, Female Staff Nurse, Catering Assistant & Lower Division Clerk 10 years
NVS Employees if applying for the post of PGTs, TGTs & Miscellaneous Category of Teachers No age bar
NVS Employees if applying for the post of Assistant Commissioner, Legal Assistant, Female Staff Nurse, Catering Assistant, Lower Division Clerk 5 years
Candidates with 3 years continuous service in Central Govt. provided the posts are in same or allied cadres 5 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in State of Jammu & Kashmir during 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 years
Persons with disabilities (including women) SC/ST : 15 years OBC (NCL) : 13 years General : 10 years
Ex-Servicemen who has put in not less than six months continuous service in Armed Forces (Army, Navy and Air Force) shall be allowed to deduct the period of such service from his/her actual age and if the resultant age does not exceed maximum age limit prescribed for the post by more than three years, he / she shall be deemed to satisfy the condition regarding age limit. For group ‘B’ posts, the Ex-Servicemen & Commissioned Officers including ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least 5 years military service.  
 

NVS PGT Exam Dates

The notification for NVS 2019 Recruitment has been released and the application process for all the posts has started from 10th July 2019. This application process will end on 9th August 2019. All interested candidates have enough time to easily apply carefully for whichever post they are interested in. NVS 2019 Recruitment Exam is one of the most popular and important exams. The NVS Recruitment 2019 Examination has been tentatively scheduled from 5th - 10th September 2019. Check out complete details below:

NVS PGT Exam Dates

EventImportant Date
Registration Open 10th July, 2019
Registration Closes 9th August, 2019
Fee deposit opens 10th July, 2019
Fee Closes 12th August, 2019
Date of Written Examination / CBT 5th – 10th September, 2019 (tentative)
 

NVS PGT Salary

All the candidates who will get selected after the final stage of Personal Interview, will be appointed as PGT or Post Graduate Teachers in the respective subject in one of the NVS branches. These PGTs will be eligible to receive salary under Level 8 in the Pay Matrix. This implies that an NVS PGT will receive a salary in the range of : Rs 47600 - 151100.

 

NVS PGT Vacancy

Whenever a recruitment notification is released, the first major point of concern is the number of vacancies that are announced by the related organization. NVS being a Government organization is extremely popular and most of the candidates especially interested in teaching will be applying for the posts. As the NVS Recruitment 2019 Notification has already been released, all the job aspirants should check their eligibility and start applying now. NVS has released around 2370 vacancies for all posts. For Post Graduate Teachers (Group B), there are around 430 vacancies. Refer to the table to know more details:

SubjectUREWSOBCSCSTTotalOHVH
Biology 21 02 11 06 03 43 01 01
Chemistry 22 02 12 06 03 45 01 01
Commerce 09 00 04 02 01 16 01 --
Economics 30 03 17 09 04 63 01 02
English 19 02 09 05 02 37 01 01
Geography 19 02 10 05 02 38 01 01
Hindi 18 01 09 05 02 35 01 01
History 23 02 12 06 03 46 01 01
Maths 24 02 12 07 03 48 01 01
Physics 20 02 10 05 02 39 01 01
Computer Science 10 01 05 03 01 20 01 --
Total 215 19 111 59 26 430 11 10
 

NVS PGT How to Apply

In the complete selection process for NVS Recruitment 2019 Exam, the most important part is the application process. You need to apply in the correct manner to make sure you appear for the exam, for the desired post. You need to carefully complete the application process else you will not be able to appear for the exam. You just need to follow some simple steps: 

  • Visit the official website of NVS and click for ‘New Registration’.
  • After you fill in basic details, a provisional registration number and password will be generated. You need to save the details for further reference.
  • Move to the next step and fill up all the required details in the application form.
  • Upload the required documents after scanning them properly and follow the mentioned specifications.
  • After this you will have to fill in all the details related to the qualifications & experience.
  • Once all the details have been filled the last and final step will be fee payment.
  • After the payment is done click on ‘Submit’.
 

NVS PGT Application Fee

The most important part in the NVS Recruitment 2019 application process is the payment of application fee. Without the submission of application fee, your application will remain incomplete. Thus, you need to submit the applica

PostExamination Fee
Assistant Commissioner Rs.1500/-
PGTs, TGTs, Miscellaneous Category Teachers & Female Staff Nurse Rs.1200/-
Legal Assistant, Catering Assistant & Lower Division Clerk Rs.1000/-
 

NVS PGT Admit Card

NVS Recruitment 2019 Exam will be conducted tentatively in the month of September. Therefore, the admit card for the same will be released on the official website of NVS few days before the exam. Candidates can download their respective admit card from the official website. The admit card will contain all information related to the exam date, venue etc. along with other important instructions required to be followed by the candidates while appearing for the NVS Recruitment 2019 Exam.

 

NVS PGT Exam Centre

Candidates applying for NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment will be given choice of exam centres while filling the application form. NVS has put forward a list of centres in various cities/states where the online examination for NVS 2019 Recruitment will be held. NVS will later decide the exam centres finally depending on the choices of the candidates. The proposed list of centres is as follows:

Name of the CityCityName of the CityCity Code
Ahmedabad1Kolkata22
Amritsar2Lucknow23
Ajmer3Madurai24
Allahabad4Mumbai25
Bangalore5Muzaffarpur26
Bhopal6Nagpur27
Bhubaneshwer7Patna28
Chandigarh/Panchkula/Mohali8Pune29
Chennai9Port Blair30
Dehradun10Raipur31
Delhi11Ranchi32
Faridabad12Shimla33
Gurugram13Trivendrum34
Ghaziabad14Visakhapatnam35
NOIDA15Shillong36
Guwahati16Kohima37
Hyderabad17Imphal38
Itanagar18Aizwal39
Jabalpur19Siliguri40
Jaipur20Agartala41
Jammu21Panaji (Goa)42
 

NVS PGT Previous Year Cut off

Besides all the important dates and other information about the NVS 2019 Exam, another major information is related to the previous year cut-off of the exam. With the previous year cut-off, you will get enough idea about the NVS Exam and how you will have to study for the same. Refer to the table below for the previous year cut-off of NVS Recruitment Exam.

Name of the PostsUROBCSCSTPH
PGT(Biology) 116 110 103 98 96
PGT(Chemistry) 116 112 98 86 92
PGT(Commerce) 126 114 107 91 105
PGT(Economics) 122 112 100 97 104
PGT(Maths) 109 102 91 71 93
PGT(Physics) 100 95 89 64 86
PGT(History) 129 125 120 119 118
PGT(IT) 129 0 120 102 113
PGT(English) 121 0 112 106 108
PGT(Hindi) 130 0 121 118 122
PGT(Geography) 129 126 117 121 116

 

 

NVS PGT Free Mock Tests

As the notification for NVS 2019 Recruitment has been released, it is high time for all the candidates who are appearing in the exam to start preparing for the same. While preparing and studying for different topics according to the various posts, you should not neglect the importance of practice. Practicing online for NVS 2019 Recruitment will surely help you in reaching your desired goal. ixamBee is providing free online mock tests for NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment Examination. Thus, take full advantage of this opportunity and practice as much as you can to nail NVS 2019 Exam.

 

NVS PGT Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

Question. Can those students who are appearing in final year of Graduation apply for any post in NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment? 

Answer. No. Those who are in the final year of their Graduation / Semester can not apply. 

Question: Is the NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment  ONLINE or OFFLINE ?

Answer. The NVS PGT 2019 Recruitment will be online.

Question: Is NVS PGT 2019 job a transferable one?

Answer: Yes, NVS PGT 2019 is a transferable job. Candidates can be posted anywhere across NVS branches/offices.

Question: What is the age limit for the NVS PGT 2019  post?

Answer: The maximum age should not be more than 40 years.

Question: Is there any separate provision for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)?

Answer: Yes, there are separate vacancies mentioned for the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS).