The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, henceforth mentioned as KVS, an autonomous organization under the ministry of human resource development, govt of India, invites online applications from the Indian nationals for recruitment to the post of Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs) in the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan for the year 2011-12
Subject wise details of post
English-31; Hindi-14; Chemistry-41; Economics-34; Commerce-48; Maths-41; Biology-21; History-13; Geography-16; Computer Science-51; Bio-technology-03
Scale of pay: Rs 9300-34,800/- plus grade pay Rs 4800/-
Upper age limit (as on 30.11.2010): 40 years
Essential qualification: Two years integrated post graduate M.Sc course of regional college of education of NCERT in the concerned subject or master’s degree from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate in the following subject
PGT Physics-Physics/Electronics/Applied Physics/Nuclear Physics;
PGT Chemistry-Chemistry/Bio Chemistry;
PGT Economics-Economics/ Applied Economics/Business Economics;
PGT Commerce-Commerce with Accountancy/Cost Accounting/Financial Accountancy as a major subject of study, holder of degrees 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/Micro-Biology/Bio-Technology/Molecular Bio/Plant Physiology provided they have studied Botany and Zoology at graduation level;
PGT Bio-Tech-at least 50% marks in aggregate in any of the following M.Sc/M.Tech in Biotechnology or M.Sc in Genetics or M.Sc in Microbiology or M.Sc in Life Sciences/Bio Sciences or M.Sc in Bio Chemistry
Desirable: Knowledge of Computer Applications
Proficiency in teaching in Hindi and English medium
For subsequent promotion, the incumbent will have to acquire B.Ed or equivalent degree from recognized universityAge relaxation: Relaxation in upper age limit will be as; no age bar in the case of employees of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan; up to a maximum of 5 years in the case of SC/ST candidates; up to a maximum of 3 years in the case of OBC candidates; up to 5 years for persons who had ordinarily been domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir during 01.01.80 to 31.12.89; up to a maximum 5 years for govt servants; Ex-serviceman 3 years; PwD 10 years; up to a maximum of 10 years of women candidates
Examination fee and mode of payment:
For applying to the aforesaid posts, candidates are advised to remit Rs 750/- through electronic transfer into account number 405046333 with the Indian bank, Mehrauli Institutional area, New Delhi-110016 (branch code 943)
For remittance of fee through electronic mode, candidates have to visit the nearest branch of the Indian bank, along with prescribed challan. The copy of the challan can be downloaded from KVS’s website. The candidates have to fill in the challan and deposit the same in the bank along with requisite fee in any branch of Indian bank
One copy of challan duly signed and stamped along with deposit journal number should be collected from the bank for filling up necessary details in the application form. The challan received from the bank should also be attached with the online generated application form, in original
In addition to fee, the Indian bank will charge Rs 30/- as service charge for transferring the fee through electronic mode i.e. the candidates should remit fee plus Rs 30/- (Rs 780/-)
The fee can also be transferred from any bank other than the Indian bank. If fee is transferred through any other bank other than the Indian bank, the following particulars are to be provided to the remitting banker; Indian bank; Mehrauli Institutional area, New Delhi; IDIB000M089; Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan; account number 405046333
The candidate must ensure that the challan/counter foil/cash receipt voucher/pay-in-slip of the bank consists of the following details; remitting bank name; remitting branch name; amount; candidate name; UTR number and date
The Sangathan will accept fee through electronic transfer only. The fee sent through demand draft/IPO/Money order/crossed cheque/currency note or the treasury challans, etc will not be accepted and all such applications will be treated as having been received without fee and the fees paid through these modes shall not be refunded, under any circumstances
Note: No fee is required to be paid by SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/PH/women candidates
How to apply:
Candidates are required to apply online through website www.kvsangathan.nic.in. No other means/mode of submission of application will be accepted under any circumstances
Candidates should have a valid personal e-mail ID. It should be kept active during the currency of this recruitment project. KVS will send provisional admit card for written test for preliminary examination, main examination, interview or any other important communication through the registered email ID. Further, the candidates are requested to check regularly their e-mail for any communication from KVS. Under no circumstances, he/she should share/mention e-mail ID to/of any other person
Before you start filling up the online application, make sure the following details/documents are readily available with you; a scanned image file (preferably a jpg file) of your passport size photograph and signature; applicant’s counterfoil copy of the application fee challan, if applicable; academic qualification as per eligibility criteria; applicants are first required to go to the website www.kvsangathan.nic.in; thereafter, open the recruitment notification titled recruitment of post graduate teachers for the year 2011-12; take a print of the entire recruitment notification, including the fee payment challan; candidates has to fill in the details in the fee payment challan in a clear and legible own handwriting in block letters; go to the nearest Indian bank branch with the fee payment challan and pay in cash the appropriate application fee/postage in CBS account number 405046333 in the name and style of recruitment of post graduate teachers for the year 2011-12 in KVS; obtain the applicant’s counterfoil copy of the application fee payment challan duly receipted by the bank with bank name, branch address and code number, journal number, date of deposit and amount filled by the branch official
Candidates are now ready to apply online by re-visiting the KVS’s website and going to the option click here to apply online under recruitment of post graduate teachers for the year 2011-12 in KVS to open up the appropriate online application format
Carefully fill in the details from the fee payment challan in the online application form at the appropriate places
Fill in all other required information. Ensure that all bio-data details are correctly filled in
Mode of selection and scheme of examination: The mode of selection shall include a written examination test/interview as per the following scheme of the examination
Preliminary examination: The test will be an objective type multiple choices of answers consisting of 150 questions for a duration of 3 hours and will carry 1 mark each, in 2 parts, as per details mentioned below
1) The paper will consist of 110 questions in the disciplines of general knowledge, general awareness, current affairs, general science and Indian constitution, reasoning, quantitative aptitude and teaching aptitude etc.
The medium of the question paper will be both English and Hindi
2)The paper will consist of 40 questions (20 questions based on English language and 20 questions based on Hindi language) for evaluation of language competence of the candidates which will be of qualifying in nature.
However, the candidate will be expected to obtain 05 marks in English and Hindi separately as well as minimum 13 marks in this paper as a whole in order to qualify the test
Note: For the evaluation purpose there shall be no negative marking
Based on the marks and merit rank secured by a candidate in part-I of the preliminary examination, up to a cut off percentage as decided by KVS and those candidates who qualify in part-II will be called for the main examination.
This will be of descriptive type paper consisting of 120 marks for duration of 3 hours.
The medium of the question paper will be both English and Hindi (except language papers i.e. English, Hindi)
While processing the final result only those candidates will be included who have obtained a pre determined cut off percentage of marks in the main examination.
Only those candidates will be called for the interviews who have secured merit rank based on the performance (above cut off percentage)
The candidate will be interviewed by a board who will have before them a record of his/her career.
He/she will be asked questions on matters of general interest and questions on the subject pertaining to the post applied for.
The object of the interview is to assess the personal suitability of the candidate for a career in teaching profession by a board of competent and unbiased observers.
The test is intended to judge the mental caliber and communication skill of a candidate
Note: The final merit will be based on the combined performance in the written test and interview and the weightage shall be 80:20 respectively
Schedule of examination
Preliminary examination: 11th February, 2011, Friday, 1500 hrs-1800 hrs; 150 marks
Main examination: 08th April, 2011, Friday, 1500 hrs-1800 hrs; 120 marks
Examination cities: the examination will be held in 23 cities
Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Ranchi
The schedule of online registration is as follows:
Opening date for registration of applicants: 30th October, 2010
Closing date for registration of applicants: 30th November, 2010
Last date for receipt of computer generated application form for the candidates other than those belonging to remote areas along with required enclosures at designated through ordinary post only before 07th December, 2010
PO Box No 4624,
Hauz Khas post office ,
The candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul and Spiti district and Pangi sub division of Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands or Lakshadweep or abroad, the last date for receipt of application is 14th November, 2010.
Candidates are required to apply online through KVS’s website www.kvsangathan.nic.in.
No other means/mode of submission of applications will be accepted
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