KVS Recruitment 2019: Notification, Vacancy, Eligibility, Syllabus

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, shortly called as KVS, recruits thousand of candidates every year in various posts like Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Contractual Teacher (PRT, PGT, TGT), Data Entry Operator, Computer Instructor, PRT, counselor Assistant, Assistant Engineer, etc.

KVS Recruitment 2019 invites applications for the posts of TGT, PGT, Principal, Librarian, LDC, UDC and others. Kendriya Vidyalaya provides good career platform for graduates, freshers and experienced candidates.

Kendriya Vidyalaya is a co-educational school run by KVS. It is an autonomous organization under the ministry of Human Resource Development which focuses on empowering teachers to actualize synergy inside the students.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Notification

The KVS recruitment notification 2019 has been released in the month of August. For complete details about KVS Notification 2019 like recruitment summary, eligibility criteria, vacancy, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, study material, admit card, etc read the article below.

KVS Recruitment Summary

Organization Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS)
Apply Date 24th August, 2018
Salary Rs 35000 – Rs 100000
Age Limit Maximum: 45 years
Post Name TGT, PGT, Principal, Librarian, PRT & others
Vacancy 8339
Qualification Bachelor’s degree/B.Ed/ Masters degree
Job Location Anywhere in India

KVS Recruitment 2019 Important Dates

KVS Recruitment 2019 Important Dates for all the posts:

Events Exam Dates
Notification Released
First date of online application 24 August 2018
Last date of online application 23 September 2018
KVS Exam Date 22 & 23 December 2018
KVS Result January 2019

KVS 2019 Application Form

Candidates can fill the KVS 2019 application form after ensuring that they fill the eligibility criteria required for the vacancy. Following are the steps to fill the application form:

  • Visit official website of KVS www.kvssangathan.nic.in
  • Go to the online application form and fill the details correctly. No manual application is entertained.
  • You will also have to upload your scanned photo, left thumb impression and signature
  • Submit the form and pay the fee
  • Application fee is Rs 1500 for Group-A posts and Rs 1200 for Group-B & Group-C posts. Fee is exempted for SC/ST/PWBD/Ex-servicemen. The fee is not refundable.
  • The fee can be paid through online mode (by net banking/credit card/debit card) only.
  • The e-mail entered by the candidates should remain valid for a period of at least one year as all the further correspondence is sent in it
  • Candidates are advised to read the instructions properly and take a print out of the registration slip generated by the system for further use

KVS Recruitment 2019 Vacancy

KVS Recruitment 2019 Vacancies are released in the official notification of KVS for various posts and these are given in the table below.

The vacancy for various post of teaching & non-teaching post are given below:

Groups Posts Vacancy
Group A Principal 76
Group A Vice Principal 220
Group B Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) 592
Group B Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) 1900
Group B Librarian 50
Group B Primary Teacher 5300
Group B Primary Teacher (Music) 201
Group B Total 8339

KVS Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

KVS Recruitment 2019 Eligibility of the candidates will be decided on the basis of educational qualification, age limit and nationality.

Nationality: Only Indian Nationals can apply.

Educational Qualification and Age limit is summarized in the table below:

Posts Educational Qualification  Maximum Age limit
Principal
  • Post Graduate with minimum 45% marks in aggregate
  • B.Ed/Equivalent teaching degree
  • At least 15 years experience
 50 years
Vice Principal
  • Master’s degree with minimum 50% marks in aggregate
  • B.Ed/Equivalent teaching degree
  • At least 10 years experience
45 years
Post Graduate Teacher (PGT)
  • Master’s degree with minimum 50% marks in concerned subjects; or
  • 2 years integrate PG M.Sc course of Regional course of education of NCERT in concerned subject
40 years
Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)
  • B.E/B.Tech/equivalent degree in concerned subjects from a recognized university
  • Candidates with honours degree in required discipline with 50% marks
35 years
Librarian
  • Bachelor’s degree in Library Science; or
  • Graduate with 1 year diploma in Library Science
  • Working knowledge in Hindi & English
35 years
Primary Teacher
  • Senior Secondary or equivalent with 50% marks & 2 year diploma in Elementary Education
  • Qualified in CTET
  • Proficiency to teach in English & Hindi medium
30 years
Primary Teacher (Music)
  • Senior Secondary or equivalent with 50% marks & Bachelor’s degree in Music
  • Proficiency to teach in English & Hindi medium
30 years

Relaxation is provided to the reserved categories as follows:

  • SC/ST – 5 years
  • OBC – 3 years
  • J&K domiciled – 5 years
  • KVS employees – No age bar
  • PWBD: SC/ST – 15 years

Age limit and educational qualification required for other posts:

Posts Educational Qualification Age limit
Deputy Commissioner
  • B.Ed or equivalent degree
  • Second class master’s degree
  • 5 years experience as assistant commissioner
  • Working knowledge of English & Hindi
 50 years
Assistant Commissioner
  • Master’s degree with 50% marks
  • B.Ed or equivalent degree
  • Knowledge of Computer Application
50 years
Administrative Officer
  • Graduate
  • 3 years experience in supervisory post
  • Knowledge of Computer Application
45 years
Finance Officer
  • B.com with 50% marks & 4 years post qualification experience in Audit & Accounts work; or
  • M.com with 50% & 3 years post qualification experience in Audit & Accounts work;
    or
  • CA/ICWA/MBA/PGDM (Finance) and 2 -3 years experience in Audit & Accounts work
  • Knowledge of Computer Application
35 years
Assistant Engineer
  • Graduate in Electrical Engineering
  • 2 years experience in design and engineering; or
  • 3 years Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 5 years experience
35 years
Upper Division Clerk (UDC)
  • Graduate
  • 3 years experience as LDC in Central/State Government
  • Knowledge of Computer Application
30 years
Lower Division Clerk (LDC)
  • Class 12th from recognized board
  • Typing speed of 35 w.p.m in English & 30 w.p.m in Hindi
  • Working knowledge of Hindi
  • Knowledge of Computer Application
27 years

Complete details about the eligibility criteria can be checked in the official notification of the posts.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern

KVS Recruitment 2019 Exam is conducted online in the following pattern:

The exam pattern of KVS Recruitment is given below:

Exam Mode  Offline
Questions  150
Marks  150
Time  2.5 hours
Language  Hindi and English
Marking One mark for each question & no negative marking

For Principal and Vice – Principal:

Sections Questions Marks
General English

General Hindi

10

10

10

10

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Reasoning Ability

Computer Literacy

10

10

10

10

10

10

Education 50 50
Administration and Finance 50 50
Total 150 150

For Post Graduates and Primary Teachers:

Sections Questions Marks
General English

General Hindi

10

10

10

10

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Reasoning Ability

Computer Literacy

Pedagogy

10

10

10

20

10

10

10

20

Subjects Concerned 80 50
Total 150 150

For Trained Graduate Teachers and Librarians:

Sections Questions Marks
General English

General Hindi

10

10

10

10

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Reasoning Ability

Computer Literacy

 

10

10

10

 

10

10

10

 

Subjects Concerned 100 100
Total 150 150

KVS Recruitment 2019 Syllabus

KVS Recruitment 2019 Syllabus will contain topic on the subjects like Reasoning Ability, General Knowledge, Hindi Language and English Language.

The students will have to understand and read the books on the respective topics for getting qualified in the exam and by knowing the tricks of solving the questions on reasoning ability.

The candidates should have good computer knowledge as is required for the posts. Candidates applying for the posts should practice well for the same. Computer literacy and Pedagogy is also necessary for some posts.

Check complete syllabus for KVS in the link (Click here).

KVS Recruitment 2019 Books

Candidates can prepare for the exam with good books and study material. Sample papers and previous year questions are also given in many books which prove to be very helpful for the candidates.

We have recommended some of the famous books for the candidates preparing for the KVS recruitment exams. Candidates can either purchase a single guide for all the sections or single books for all the sections separately.

Recommended books for KVS Recruitment 2019:

  1. Teacher PGT recruitment exam guide by RPH Editorial Board
  2. KVS PGT English Guide by Arihant Experts
  3. KVS Teachers TGT Exam Guide by RPH Editorial Board

KVS Recruitment Previous Year Papers

The best way to do well in exam is to solve previous year papers. Candidates get good knowledge about the type of questions asked in the exam and how should they manage the time in order to do the questions in time.

Candidates can also practice through the mock papers and test series which are available online either for free or after payment. Candidates are advised to solve the paper topic wise so that they make it clear in the mind that where they lack practice.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Selection Procedure

KVS Recruitment 2019 Selection Procedure for various posts is:

  1. Written Examination
  2. Personal Interview

The candidates are called for personal interview once they obtain minimum marks in the written examination. The intimation is given in the respective email ids of the candidates.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Admit Card

KVS Recruitment 2019 Admit card is very important aspect in the examination. Following are the points to be noted for the admit card for the posts.

  • The KVS Recruitment 2019 Admit Card is available online in the official website.
  • Candidates shall download the admit card by entering their registration number and password.
  • Candidates are advised to carefully read and understand the instructions mentioned in the admit card.
  • Candidates should keep the admit card and any other required document asked to bring along with the admit card while entering the examination center as no entry is allowed without them.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Preparation Tips

The preparation tips for KVS Recruitment 2019 may help the candidates in doing well in the written. Following are the points to be remembered:

  • Candidates should firstly make a study plan and prepare everyday accordingly
  • You should try all the possible tricks to solve/do a question and then the most effective one should be used in examination.
  • Give maximum time to your study daily and focus well in all the subjects
  • Group study is also very useful for the examination so that all the candidates can help each other whenever required.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Answer Key

Canidates can check the KVS answer key few weeks after the examination. The answer key will be released by KVS in the pdf format. Candidates can check the answer key as per the question paper code and tally their answer.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Result

The KVS Recruitment 2019 Result is declared in its official website and candidates can check it by entering their roll number in the site. Answer key is also released by the board few days before the result. The qualifying marks for each phase will be decided by KVS.

After the results are declared and candidates are selected, call letter is sent to their respective email addresses in which all the details about the date, time and place of the next process is mentioned. The process of document verification is started after the release of written test result.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Cut-Off

KVS Recruitment 2019 Cut-Off marks are to be released soon by the officials in the official website of the KVS. Candidates can download the PDF of the merit list by entering the required details. The final cut off marks will be decided by KVS only.

The list of cut-off marks will be released state wise and category wise in the website of KVS.

Cut-offs depends upon the total number of posts in a circle and total number of candidates appeared in that circle. Candidates shall obtain the minimum marks/Cut- off marks or above to get shortlisted for the further process of selection.

KVS Recruitment 2019 Interview

KVS Recruitment 2019 interview is conducted for the all the posts. The candidates who are shortlisted after getting minimum qualifying marks in mains exam are then called for interview.

Interview is the last and very important aspect of the selection process for many posts.

The personality test, intelligence test, psychology test and the other entire test that is required for the job are taken in the interview round.

As interviews are not easy so a lot of research and knowledge should be acquired by the candidates before going for the interview. Make sure that you give your best in that.

The shortlisted candidate list will be declared by the Kendriya Vidyalaya on their official website.

We hope that you liked the KVS Recruitment 2019 notification. For any query, you can drop your comments below, we will be glad to assist you. 

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