Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan Primary teacher test (KVS PRT) is the Examination conducted by KVS for the post of Primary Teachers all across the world. KVS is running 850 schools in India, which are affiliated to CBSE. Every year around 7000 posts ( approx) are filled through the Examination. The aspirants who look for their career in the teaching field shall enroll for the Examination. The Examination is likely to be held in 34 Cities. The written examination is conducted by the Organization for 2 hours and 30 minutes. The total marks are 120. After clearing the Examination the candidates go through the Certificates verification & Interview Process. More than 20 lakh candidates appeared for the KVS- PRT 2018.
A candidate must have passed Senior secondary and should have school certificate scoring atleast 50% marks. The candidate should also have passed in CTET conducted by CBSE.
The age limit should be between 22 years to 30 years.
Type: Written examination.
Duration: The duration of KVS PRT exam will be of 120 minutes.
No. of Questions: 120 Objective type questions.
Syllabus Covered: English, Hindi, Reasoning ability, Current affairs, Teaching Methodology.
Marking Scheme: 1 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and negative marking will be as per norms.
There are 5 sections in KVS PRT Exam. The section-wise subjects are as follows:-
1. General Knowledge
1. Manage your time properly; give an appropriate amount of time to each section. Try to improve your time by practicing as many online tests as possible. Youth4work provides online mock tests will time limit attached to each question; this way one can learn to finish the entire exam within the time limit.
2. Whatever new concepts you learn; make it a habit of practicing them regularly so you do not forget key topics. Because you will not have enough time to prepare all the syllabus topics proficiently, so you must master those you are comfortable with.
3. Studying in a stretch for hours can be tedious and hard and not so good. Therefore, try to study several times in regular sessions during a day. This will make learning easy and fun, also you will have enough time to brush up the already studied topics in between intervals.
4. Try to get your hands on as many previous years’ question papers as you can. There is certain type of question patterns you will find useful for your preparation and also get familiar with past exam paper trends.