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The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan organizes the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) exam. The purpose of this exam is to hire eligible and aspiring applicants for the posts of Principal in Government schools. Eligible and desiring applicants have a great opportunity through this exam to join the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Conducting Body:

The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan is an organisation originated in the year 1963 under Ministry of Human Resources Development Government of India. It is headquartered at New Delhi. Every school that is under the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan is associated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). This exam is conducted yearly.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Important Dates:

Events

Dates

Mode

Link

Registration Date

To be announced.

Offline

https://cbseitms.nic.in/kvs_static/home.html

Application Date

To be announced.

Admit Card

To be announced.

Exam Date

To be announced.

Result Date

To be announced.


Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Selection Procedure:

The exam is conducted in two stages:

  • Written Exam

  • Interview

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Pattern:

Subject

Marks

Questions

General English

10

10

General Hindi

10

10

General knowledge & Current Affairs

10

10

Reasoning Ability

10

10

Computer Literacy

10

10

Subject Concerned

100

100

Total

150

150

Interview: The Interview round is of 60 marks.The final merit list depends on the combined marks of the Written exam and the Interview.The Written test and Interview carry weightage of 85:15 respectively.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit:- Age must be between 35 years and 45 years

Education qualifications: 

  • Candidate must have Master Degree from a recognised university with at least 45% marks in aggregate

  • Aspirants must have B.Ed or equivalent teaching degree

Experience:

  • Person holding analogue or principal post in central/ State Govt/Autonomous organisations of Central / State Govt.

  • Vice Principal/ Assistant Education Officers in Central or State Govt. or Autonomous organisation of Central or State Govt with 5 years PGT and 2 Years as Vice- Principal.

  • Persons holding posts of PGTs Lecturer in Central or State govt. or Autonomous organisation of Central or State Govt. or equivalent with at least 8 years regular service

  • 15 years combined regular services as TGT out of which 3 years as PGT.

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of Computer Application.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam Syllabus:

General English:

  • Verb

  • Tenses

  • Voice

  • Articles

  • Comprehension

  • Fill in the Blanks

  • Adverb

  • Error Correction

  • Sentence Rearrangement

  • Unseen Passages

  • Vocabulary

  • Antonyms

  • Synonyms

  • Grammar

  • Idioms & Phrases

General Hindi:

  • Antonyms

  • Vocabulary

  • Grammar

  • Synonyms

  • Translation of Sentences

  • Fill in the Blanks

  • Error Detection

  • Comprehension

  • Phrases

  • Plural Forms

General Knowledge and Current Affairs:

  • Important Days

  • Indian History

  • Books and Authors

  • Indian National Movement

  • Awards and Honour

  • Budget and Five Year Plans

  • Polity

  • Current Affairs - National & International

  • Indian Economy

  • Capitals of India

  • International & National Organisations

  • Science & Technology

  • Sports, Abbreviations

  • Countries & Capitals.

Reasoning:

  • Alphanumeric Series

  • Coded Inequalities

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Logical Reasoning

  • Puzzle

  • Tabulation

  • Syllogism

  • Blood Relations

  • Coding Decoding

  • Number Series

  • Letter and Symbol Series

  • Verbal Classification

  • Essential Part

  • Verbal Reasoning

  • Logical Problems

  • Analogies

  • Theme Detection

  • Cause and Effect

  • Artificial Language

  • Matching Definitions

  • Making Judgements

  • Statement and Conclusion

  • Statement and Argument.

Computer Literacy:

  • Computer Basics

  • Using Paint Brush

  • More in Paint

  • About Desktop and Computer Peripherals

  • Word Processor

  • Formatting Word Document

  • Internet

  • Computer History

  • Word Processor

  • Exploring Windows

  • Powerpoint Presentation

Education:

  • Child Development & Pedagogy

  • Perspective in School Organisation & Education

  • Inclusive Education

  • Teaching Methodology

  • Education & Technology

  • Assessment for Learning

Administration & Finance:

  • CCS (CCA) Rules

  • CCS (Conduct) Rules

  • Fundamental and Supplementary Rules

  • TA Rules

  • LTC Rules

  • Medical Attendance Rules

  • Pension Rules

  • Income Tax and GST

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (Principal) Exam FAQs:

Ques 1. From where can a candidate get the information regarding the KVS Principal exam?

Ans. A candidate can get the information from the official website.

Ques 2. How can a candidate apply for the Principal exam?

Ans. Candidates have to apply online for Application form.

Ques 3.  Is there any provision of Age relaxation for Reserved category?

Ans. Yes, the age relaxation is as follows:

  • OBC - 03 years

  • SC/ST - 05 years

  • Female - 10 years

Ques 4. Is there any provision of fee exemption for Reserved category?

Ans. Yes, Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/ExServicemen category are exempted from fee payment.

Ques 5. From where can a candidate download the Admit card?

Ans. The Admit card can be downloaded from the official website.

Ques 6. Is there any requirement to send the printout of the application through post after submission?

Ans. No, there is no such requirement.

Ques 7. Is Principal exam conducted every year?

Ans. The exam is conducted yearly.

Ques 8. Is Principal exam conducted online or offline?

Ans. The exam for Principal is conducted offline.

Ques 9. What are the centres for the exam?

Ans. The centre for the exam of Principal is at Delhi only.

Ques 10. What is the selection procedure for the Principal  exam?

Ans. Following is the procedure:

  • Written Exam

  • Interview

Ques 11. Is there any Negative Marking in the exam?

Ans. No. 

Ques 12. Is Principal exam bilingual?

Ans. Yes, the exam is conducted bilingually i.e. in English and Hindi.

Ques 13. Is there any sectional cutoff in the exam?

Ans. No.

Ques 14. On what basis the candidates are recruited for the post?

Ans. The selection is based on the performance of the candidate in Written Test & Interview.

Ques 15. What precautions is to be taken by a candidate while filling up the Online Application Form?

Ans. Please read the instructions carefully before filling up the Online Application Form.

CONCLUSION: This exam offers such a great opportunity for the interested and eligible aspirants to accomplish their goal. It is a good occasion for interested aspirants to join the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan. We the team of Estudentbook wishes you all the best for your upcoming future. For more information regarding this you can visit our official website estudentbook.com.

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