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KVS Teacher Eligibility Details

KVS Teacher Eligibility Details: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) conducts an Examination for the Special Recruitment Drive of Teaching Vacancies in Kendriya Vidyalayas of North Eastern Zone to be filled up through Direct Recruitment basis. The candidates who are attempting the exam must have the specified age and necessary educational qualification. Teacher Eligibility details for the following posts are given below….

1. Post Graduate Teacher (PGT)
2. Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)
3. Primary Teacher (PRT)

KVS Teacher Eligibility Criteria:

I. Age Limit: Candidates upper age limit should be 40 years for Post Graduate Teacher  (PGT), 35 years for Trained Graduate Teacher  (TGT) , 30 years for Primary Teacher Posts as on 30-09-2018.

Age Relaxation:  The upper age limit prescribed above is however relaxable in the following cases:

SI. No. Category of Persons Extent of age  relaxation
(a)  Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe 5 years
(b)  Other Backward Classes 3 years
(c)  Women (All Category) for teaching posts only 10 years
(d)  KVS Employees No age bar
(e)  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
(f)  Persons ordinarily domiciled 
in State of Jammu & Kashmir 
during 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989
5 years
(g)  Persons with disabilities (including women)(i) SC/ST(ii) OBC

(iii) General

15 years13 years10 years
(h) 1. Ex-Servicemen (General)(For Group-A posts only)  05 years
2. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) (For Group-A Posts only) 08 years (03 years + 05 years)
3. Ex-Servicemen (OBC) (For Group-A Posts only) 10 years (05 years + 05 years)
(i)  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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

II. Educational Qualification:

A. For The Post Graduate Teacher (PGT):

SI. No. POST (Subject) 
1 English
2 Hindi
3 Physics
4 Chemistry
5 Economics
6 Commerce
7 Maths
8 Biology
9 History
10 Geography
11 Computer Science

Essential Qualification For Posts at S. No. 1 to 10:

(a) Two Years’ Integrated Post Graduate M.Sc. Course of Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject.
Master’s Degree from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate in the following subjects.

SI. No. Post (Subject) Subject (s) at Post Graduate level
1 PGT (English) English
2 PGT (Hindi) Hindi or Sanskrit with Hindi
as one of the subjects at Graduate level
3 PGT (Physics) Physics / Electronics / Applied Physics /
Nuclear Physics
4 PGT (Chemistry) Chemistry / Bio Chemistry
5 PGT (Economics) Economics / Applied Economics/ Business
6 PGT (Commerce) Masters Degree in Commerce. However Holder of Degree of M.Com in Applied / Business Economics shall not be eligible
7 PGT (Maths) Mathematics / Applied Mathematics
8 PGT (Biology) Botany / Zoology / Life Science / Bio Science / Genetics / Micro Biology / Bio Technology / Molecular Biology / Plant Physiology provided they have studied Botany and Zoology at Graduation level.
9 PGT (History) History
10 PGT (Geography) Geography

(b) B.Ed or equivalent degree from a recognized university.

(c) Proficiency in teaching in Hindi and English media.

For the post of S.No.11:

i) At least 50% marks in aggregate in any of the following

B.E or B.Tech (Computer Science/ IT) from a recognized University or equivalent Degree or Diploma from an
institution/ university recognised by the Govt. of India.
B.E or B.Tech (any stream) and Post Graduate Diploma in Computers from a recognized University
M.Sc. (Computer Science)/ MCA or Equivalent from a recognized University
B.Sc. (Computer Science) / BCA or Equivalent and Post Graduate degree in subject from a recognized University
Post Graduate Diploma in Computer and Post Graduate degree in any subject from a recognized University
`B’ Level from DOEACC and Post Graduate degree in any subject
`C’ Level from `DOEACC’ Ministry of Information and Communication Technology and Graduation.

ii) Proficiency in teaching Hindi and English medium

B. For The Post Of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT):

S.No. POST (Subject)
1 English
2 Hindi
3 Social Studies
4 Science
5 Sanskrit
6 Maths
7 Physical & Health Education (P&HE)
8 Art Education (AE)
9 Work Experience (WE)

Essential Qualification For Posts at S. No. 1 to 6:

(a) Four years integrated degree course of Regional College of Education of NCERT in the concerned subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
Bachelor’s Degree with atleast 50% marks in the concerned subject/combination of subject and in aggregate. The elective subjects and languages in the combination of subjects are as under:

Post (Subject) Subject (s)
1 TGT (English) English as a subject in all the three years.
2 TGT (Hindi) Hindi as a subject in all the three years.
3 TGT (S.St ) Any two of the following: History, Geography, Economics and Pol. Science of
which one must be either History or Geography.
4 TGT (Science) Botany, Zoology and Chemistry.
5 TGT (Sanskrit) Sanskrit as a subject in all the three years.
6 TGT (Maths) Bachelor Degree in Maths with any two of the following subjects: – Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, Computer Science, Statistics

b) B.Ed or equivalent degree from a recognized University

c) Pass in the Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) Paper-II, conducted by CBSE in accordance with the Guidelines framed by the NCTE for the purpose.

d) Proficiency in teaching in Hindi and English medium.

For the Post of S.No 7 to 9:

Post (Subject) Qualification (s) & Experience
1 TGT (P&HE) Bachelor Degree in Physical Education or equivalent
2 TGT (AE)
  1. Five years’ recognized Diploma in Drawing and Painting / Sculpture / Graphic Art or Equivalent recognized Degree
  2. Working knowledge of Hindi & English
3 TGT(WE ) Any two of the following: History, Geography, Economics and Pol. Science of
which one must be either History or Geography.

C) Essential Qualification For Primary Teacher:

Post Qualification (s) Essential:
   PRIMARY TEACHER Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education(by whatever name known)or Senior Secondary(or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4-year Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed.) or Senior Secondary(or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 2-year Diploma in Education(Special Education) or Graduation with atleast 50% marks and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)
PRIMARY TEACHER (Music) i) Senior Secondary School Certificate with 50% marks or Intermediate with 50% Marks or its equivalent and Bachelor Degree  in Music

Important Instructions to the Candidates:

A. For the post of TGT (S.St.):

1.The candidate should have studied any two subjects out of the following:

i. History with atleast 50% marks in aggregate and one subject out of Geography/Economics/Political Science with atleast 50% marks in aggregate and also atleast 50% marks in graduation, OR

ii. Geography with 50% marks with History/ Economics/ Political Science with atleast 50% marks in aggregate and also atleast 50% marks in graduation,

2.Geography/ History should have been studied in all the years of graduation with atleast 50% marks.

3. In case of Honours Degree in History, the candidate should have studied Geography/ Economics/Political Science in first and/or second year of graduation with atleast 50% marks in History in aggregate and atleast 50% marks in other subject indicated above at graduation level and also atleast 50% marks in aggregate at graduation level.

4. Similarly in case of Honours degree in Geography, the candidate should have studied History/ Economics/ Political Science in first and/or second year of graduation with atleast 50% marks in Geography in aggregate and atleast 50% marks in other subject indicated above at graduation level and also atleast 50% marks in aggregate at graduation level.

B. For the post of TGT (Maths):

1. The candidate should have studied Maths in all the years of graduation with any two subjects out of Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, Computer Science, Statistics.

2. In case of Honours Degree in Maths, the candidate should have studied Maths in all the years of graduation with atleast 50% marks in aggregate and any of the two subjects indicated in point No.1 above with atleast 50% marks in each subject at graduation, level and also atleast 50% marks in graduation,

3. BA (Hons.) in Maths and B.Sc (Hons) in any subject other than Maths are not eligible for the post of TGT (Maths).

C. For the post of TGT (Science):

1. The candidate should have studied Botany, Zoology and Chemistry in all the years of graduation with atleast 50% marks in each subject.

2. The candidates with Honours Degree in Botany/ Zoology/ Chemistry with atleast 50% marks in B.Sc should have studied other two subjects with  atleast 50% marks in each of them at graduation level.

D. For the posts of TGT(English/ Hindi/ Sanskrit):

1. The candidate should have studied English/ Hindi/ Sanskrit in all the years of graduation with atleast 50% marks in English/ Hindi/ Sanskrit for the posts of TGT (English/ Hindi/ Sanskrit) respectively and also  atleast 50% marks in graduation,

E. For the posts of Primary Teacher (Music):

1. For the post of Primary Teacher (Music), the candidates who have obtained Diploma in Music are not eligible to apply.

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  1. I have completed B.TECH in IT. Can i apply for the post of PRT?

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