KVS PGT Biology Exam 2018 Notification: Syllabus| Exam Pattern| Question Papers

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    KVS PGT Biology 2018 Notification: Hello Aspirants, the KV Sangathan invites the 592 Application form for the posts of PGT. out of this, the KVS invites the 50 application for the post of PGT Biology. The application form filling process has been started from 24th August 2018. All the aspirants who want to apply for the post of PGT they can apply through the online mode.  The KVS PGT Biology Exam will be Conducted through offline mode. Throughout the article, we will help you to know more about the KVS PGT Biology Exam 2018 Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Age Limit and complete information on KVS 2018 Examination.


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    KVS PGT Biology 2018 Notification

    Before we go deep with the information let us first have a look at the Major Features of the KVS Recruitment 2018.

    Brief Description of the Job

    Name of The Post KVS -Post Graduate Teachers(PGTs) Biology
    Pay Level 47,600- 1,51,100
    Conducting Authority KVS-Central Board of Secondary Education Delhi(CBSE)
    Online Application Start Date 24th August 2018
    Application Last Date 13th September 2018

    23rd September 2018 (Extended)

    Application Fee 1000/- For all categories
    No. of Vacancy Available for PGT Biology 50
    Mode of Application Online
    Exam Mode Offline (written Exam)

    KV 2018 Important Dates

    According to the notification, the Online registration process will start from 24th September 2018 and it will be closed on 23rd September 2018.

    Date Session Time Duration Post
    22.12.2018 (Saturday) 1st Session (Morning) 09.00am-11.30 am 2.30 Hrs. Primary Teacher
    2nd Session (Afternoon) 12.30 pm – 03.00 pm. 2.30 Hrs. TGT(P & HE, AE, WE)
    3rd Session (Evening) 04.00pm – 06.30 pm 2.30 Hrs. PRT(Music)
    23.12.2018 (Sunday) 1st Session (Morning) 09.00 am – 11.30 am 2.30 Hrs. PGT
    2nd Session (Afternoon) 12.30 pm – 03.00pm 2.30 Hrs. TGT
    3rd Session (Evening) 04.00 pm – 06.30 pm 2.30 Hrs. Librarian

    Application Fee

    Application Fee For Principal are as follow:

    Categories Fee
    TGT/PGT/PRT Post General / OBC 1000/-
    SC / ST / PH 1000/-
    Mode of Payment Candidates can make the Payment through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking, E-Challan
    (Fee Exemption will be Provided to the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH and EX-Serviceman Categories as per Government Rules)

    Note: Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstance.

    Eligibility Criteria

    The Details regarding essential and desirable qualification and the complete eligibility criteria for KVS PGT Biology Recruitment post like Age Limit, Relaxation of Age, Mode of Selection and other Related information are given Below:

    Education/Qualification Eligibility criteria
    Essential Qualification
    • Two Years Integrated Post Graduate M.Sc Course of Regional College of Education of NCERT in the Subject Concerned.
    • Master’s Degree from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate in Biology subjects.
    • Botany/ Zoology/Life Science/BioScience/ Genetic/Micro-Biology/Bio-Technology/Molecular Biology/Plant Physiology Provided they have studied botany and zoology at graduation level
    Desirable Knowledge Knowledge of Computer Application.
    Age Limit maximum 40 Years as on 31.08.2018. Age relaxation for SC./ST and other categories as applicable under the Govt. of India Rules.

    KVS PGT Biology Exam Pattern

    Test Component of the test (Written Examination) No. of Questions Total Marks Time Duration
    Part I General English 10 10 150 Minutes
    General Hindi 10 10
    Part II General Knowledge & Current Affairs 10 10
    Reasoning Ability 10 10
    Computer Literacy 10 10
    Pedagogy 20 20
    Subject Concerned 80 80
    Total 150 150

    KVS PGT Biology Exam 2018 Syllabus

    Test Duration 150 Minutes
    Total Questions 150 Objectives type multiple choice
    Total Marks 150 Marks
    Section Name (Nature of Questions) Marks per items No. of Items

    1.       General English

    1 marks per questions 10 questions
    2.       General Hindi 1 marks per questions 10 questions

    1. General Knowledge and Current Affairs
    2. Reasoning Ability
    3. Computer literacy
    4. Pedagogy

    (i) Pedagogical Concerns

    (a) Curriculum: Meaning, Principals, Types of curriculum organization, approaches

    (b)   Planing: Instructional  plan-year plan, unit plan, lesson plan

    (c)    Instructional materials and resources: Text Books, workbooks, supplementary materials AV aids, Laboratories, Library, Clubs-Museums-community, information and Communication Technology

    (d)   Evaluation: Types, tools, characteristics of a good test, continuous and comprehensive evaluation, analysis and interpretation of scholastic achievement test.

    (ii) Inclusive Education

    (a)    Understanding Diversity: Concept types(disability as a dimension of diversity)

    (b)   Disability as a social construct, classification of disability

    (c)    Philosophy of inclusion with special reference to children with disability

    (d) The process of inclusion: concern issues across disabilities

    (e) Constitutional Provisions

    (f) Education & Technology

    (iii) Communication & interaction

    Theory of communication, types of communication, communication & Language, Communication in the classroom, barriers in communication.

    1 marks per questions 10 questions

    10 question

    10 question

    20 question

    5. Subject Concerned 80 questions
    Interview: 60 marks
    Note: The Final Merit List will be based on the Performance of the candidates in written Test, Performance Test, and interview. The weightage of written Test, Performance Test and interview will be 85:15.

    Topics Concern

    S.No. Topics & Syllabus
    1 The diversity of living world:

    Taxonomic aids, keys, specimen management; a Systematic and binomial system of nomenclature; Classification of living organisms( five kingdom classification, major groups and principles of classification within each group); General description of monera, protozoa, fungi, algae, bryophytes.

    2 Structural organisation in plants and animals:

    Morphology, Anatomy and histology of angiosperms: Root, stem, leaf, flower, inflorescence, fruits and seeds, Tissues: Meristematic and permanent ( epidermal, ground, vascular). Cambial activity, secondary growth, type of wood.

    3 Structural and functional organization of cell:

    Cell cycle, detailed study of Cell division (mitosis, meiosis); Cell death; Structure and function( metabolism) of carbohydrates, proteins, lipids and nucleic acids; Enzymology: Classification and nomenclature of enzymes; Structure; Mechanism of action.

    4 Plant physiology:

    Water relations: Properties of water, water in tissues and cells, Transport of water and solutes( food, nutrients, gases): Transport across cell membrane; soil-plant-atmosphere continuum; Minerals required by plant, their absorbable form, functions, deficiency symptoms, essentiality of mineral, N2 metabolism, biological fixation; Cellular Metabolism: Gluconeogenesis, Glycogenesis and glycogenolysis, hormonal regulation; Oxidation of food, respiratory efficiency of various food components.

    5 Human biology:

    Morphology, Anatomy, Histology, Physiology, Control and Disorders of Digestion, Respiration, Body fluids and Circulation, Excretion, Skeleton system & muscle, Nervous; Physiology of high altitude.

    6 Sexual Reproduction:

    Plants: Structural details of angiospermic flower, development of gametophytes, pollination and its types, agencies of pollination, pollen-pistil interaction, fertilization, Artificial hybridization (emasculation and bagging) development of seed and fruit; Apomixis and Polyembryony; Self-incompatibility: Structural and biochemical aspects; methods to overcome incompatibility; Experimental Embryology;

    Human Reproduction:

    Morphology, Anatomy, Histology and Physiology of reproduction; Neuro-endocrine control; Sexual behaviour in infancy, pre-adolescence, adolescence and of adult; Implantation, Pregnancy and Parturition; Mammary gland and Lactation; Infantile mammary gland, pubertal changes in the mammary gland.

    7 Genetics:

    Principles of Inheritance and Variation: Mendelian genetics, Inheritance of one gene, two genes, post mendelian inheritance; Recombination frequency, chromosomal theory of inheritance; Drosophila genetics, linkage and recombinations; Mutation :General properties of mutations ; Adaptation versus mutation ; molecular basis of gene mutation: DNA repair mechanisms; Pedigree analysis; Human karyotype-banding; genetic and environmental basis of sex determination, Y- and X-linked genes; Numerical and Structural abnormalities of human chromosomes and related syndromes; Human metabolic disorders.

    8 Biology in Human welfare:

    Health and disease; types of diseases, common diseases in humans; Immunology – Innate and Acquired immunity; Passive and active immunization; Organization and structure of lymphoid organ; Cells of the immune system and their differentiation; Lymphocyte traffic; Nature of immune response; Structure and Functions of antibodies: Antigen-Antibody interactions; Humoral immune response; Cell mediated immunity ; Immunological memory ; Auto-immunity; Allergies; HLA system in human:MHC haplotypes; Transplantation types and problems; Immunodeficiency disorders; etiology of HIV; types, genetics and biochemistry of cancer; Drugs and alcohol abuse, Addiction , drug dependence, ill effects, prevention, its abuse in adolescents and its management; Strategies for food production and enhancement: Animal husbandry, management of farm animals, breeding strategies ( natural and artificial) and their types.

    9 Principles of Biotechnology:

    Genetic engineering tools and technique, the technique of separation and isolation of DNA, cloning vectors, electrophoresis, bioreactors, processing of its products. Tissue engineering; Cryopreservation; Fusion methods, detection and applications of monoclonal antibodies, DNA vaccines, Edible vaccines.; Application in agriculture: GMO for pest resistance, RNAi and dsRNA technology, Application in Medicine, genetically engineered products, gene therapy.

    10 Ecology:

    Organism and its environment, distribution of biomes, major physical factors and the physiological responses shown by organisms; Physical adaptation of plants and animals, rules governing adaptations; Population attributes and growth, logistic curves, Darwinian fitness; Population interactions and their theories; Ecosystem structure and functions, ecosystem productivity and standing crop, decomposition in nature, energy flow in GFC / DFC, ecological pyramids, succession of community; Nutrient cycle; ecosystem services; Biodiversity types and its patterns, importance of diversity, its loss and their causes, conservation strategies.

    KVs 2018 Exam Centres

    This Year the written Test for KVs Posts is likely to be held at following 36 cities. However, the Number of cities will be increased and decreased on depending on the volume of application and administrative Convenience. The centre for the written examinations for the post of principal and vice principal will be at Delhi only.

    S.No. Examination Centre S.No. Examination City
    01 AGRA 19 JODHPUR

    KVS PGTs Salary Offered

    Detailed Salary Structure
    Basic Salary 47600
    HRA Currently 24% of Basic 11424
    DA Currently 7% of Basic 3332
    TA (3600 + DA on TA) 3852
    Total Salary 66208
    Deduction Details
    NPS (National Pension Scheme) 5093
    Income Tax 1600 (Approximately)
    DHS / CGHS 650
    CGEIS 20
    Total Deduction 7363
    Net Salary (In Hand)  58845 (Per Month)
    Total NPS Contribution (For Pension) 10186 (Per Month)

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