The NVS is an independent institution under the Ministry of Resource Development of the Government of India. It is in charge of recruiting teachers for JNVs around the country. NVS stands for Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, while JNV stands for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya. NVS has released a recruitment notification for various posts along with the post of Post Graduate Teacher (PGT), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT). Total number of vacancies is not confirmed yet. Jobs are on a contractual basis. JNVs are needed in Bihar, Jharkhand, and West Bengal. List of all the posts revealed under latest notification is provided below:
The NVS selection process usually consists of a written test and an interview, but due to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), the written test has been cancelled. Candidates will be selected for the job based on their interview performance. This interview will be conducted virtually. Candidates will be hired based on their performance during the interview process.
All of the important details about the NVS recruitment 2021, which is currently in progress, is given below.
|Name of the exam||NVS Recruitment 2021|
|Recruitment Body||Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS)|
|Official Website||www.navodaya .gov.in|
|Type of exam||National Level Examination|
|Mode of exam||Computer Based Test (CBT)|
|Type of post||Contract Basis|
|Minimum educational qualification||Either a graduation degree or a Master’s degree|
|Last Date for Application||July 11, 2021|
|Selection Process||Through Virtual interview|
|Selection||TGT, PGT, Creative Teachers, and FCSA|
Read the important notices about the NVS Recruitment 2021 from the official website.
The relevant information regarding the notification like salary, selection process, applying process are provided in later sections
The detailed notification has important information about the exam. For example, exam eligibility, reservation policy, and fee for the exam. In addition, total vacancies available, key dates in the exam process are given in it. Even, the region for which the selection process is done is also stated in the notification. Further, the NVS has posted the job notifications for 2021 on its official website, navodaya.gov.in. The online application process began on July 2, 2021. And, the last date for submission of application was 11th of July 2021.
The NVS has been in the news since the NVS recruitment body has decided to scrap the written test or CBT. It is done to follow the social distancing norms applied due to world-wide pandemic. The autonomous body posted an advt. in the starting of July. The recruitment board needs candidates for a various posts. For example, TGTs PGTs Creative Teachers, and FCSA. The Samiti is usually in the news because of a notification of a large number of vacancies or an announcement of the dates for various posts.
The selection process starts with the release of official notification. It is available on the official website of NVS. The deadline for application submission was 11th of July 2021. Admit card is usually released 15 to 20 days before the written exam.
Under normal situations the NVS conducts a written test or a computer based test (CBT). But due to outbreak of pandemic caused by coronavirus (COVID-19), the selection body decided to scrap the written test or CBT for this year. Therefore, this year selection will be purely based on the interview. Even, the interview will also be conducted virtually this year. Thus, the results of the selection process will solely depend upon how the candidate has performed in the virtual interview round.
The important dates related to the NVS recruitment are given in the table below:
|Notification Release||2ND July 2021|
|Application Deadline||11th July 2021|
|Last Day For Submission Of Application Fee||11th July 2021|
|Interview Schedule||Announcement soon|
Candidates, who are citizens of India, are eligible for the selection process.
For NVS PGT positions, the upper age limit is 40 years, whereas for TGT positions, the maximum age limit is 35 years. Candidates are given certain leeway based on their categories. The following are the relaxations granted by the recruitment board to certain reserved groups:
To be eligible for the post of TGT, PGT, and FCSA, all candidates applying for the various NVS positions must meet their educational requirements. These jobs require different educational qualifications, which are listed in the table below:
|NVS Posts||Educational Qualifications|
|PGT||1) The aspirant must have a two-year integrated postgraduate degree in related topics with at least 50% of the marks from the college, NCERT, or any other colleges recognized by NCTE.
2) A B. Ed degree is not required for applicants who have completed a four-year integrated degree program from any NCTE-accredited college or a Master’s degree from a recognized college with at least 50% marks in the courses for which you are applying.
|TGT||1) Candidates must have completed a two-year integrated post-graduate program in the relevant topic from a college, NCERT, or other NCTE-recognized college with at least 50% aggregate marks.
2) Or a Bachelor’s Honors Degree from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% in the relevant courses.
3) Alternatively, a Bachelors Honors Degree from a government-recognized college with at least 50% grades in the relevant subjects.
|FCSA||1) A Diploma holder in Computer Application from a recognized institution or an “A” level certificate from DOEACC
2) A BCA from a recognized University / Institution or a B. Tech / B.E in Computer Science / in Information Technology or in Information Science from a recognized University is required.
3) Candidates with experience at a Govt. /Govt. Aided Residential School and who have passed the CBSE CTET will be given special consideration for selection.
|CREATIVE TEACHERS||1) A bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline is required.
2) To teach in both Hindi and English, you must be fluent in both languages.
3) Teaching experience in a residential school in a comparable position.
4) Computer Application Knowledge
When applying for the NVS position, candidates must KEEO the following points in mind.
Candidates must read the official notice to get more details on eligibility for NVS exam.
Navodaya Vidyalayas are schools in India. The Samiti recruits people for various positions in JNV, Regional Offices, and Headquarter offices. With the official notification, the openings are announced. Therefore, for the number of positions for the NVS Recruitment 2021 in Bihar, Jharkhand, and West Bengal. Refer to the official notifications released by the NVS Recruitment Board for additional details.
The salary for each position differs. It usually ranges from Pay Level 7 to Pay Level 8. The detailed pay or salary information for candidates selected in the NVS recruitment is listed below in the table.
|POST||GROUP||SALARY (PAY SCALE)|
|PGT||Group B||Level-8 (₹47,600 – 1,51,100)|
|TGT||Group B||Level-7 (₹44,900 – 1,42,400)|
|Creative Teachers||Group B||Level-7 (₹44,900 – 1,42,400)|
|FCSA||Group B||Level-7 (₹44,900 – 1,42,400)|
In addition to a fixed salary, successful candidates will receive free boarding and lodging on campus, but only if and when the JNVs are established.
The NVS Syllabus is according to the job specifications. The syllabus for TGT will be similar to that of the graduate program needed for the position. PGTs, on the other hand, must prepare the NVS syllabus for their post-graduate degree before applying. To illustrate, following are the subjects a candidate must prepare for the NVS exam:
NVS recruitment body provides syllabus for each concerned subjects separately. In order to make sure that you do not miss any topics, follow the NVS test syllabus while studying for the written exam.
The NVS selection process consist of 2 stages. First written test/ skill test/ CBT. Second and the last stage is personal interview. The performance of candidates in the written test or CBT is very important in the NVS selection process. It is followed by a Personal Interaction/ Interview. The result is on basis of the performance in both the parts of selection process. This does not, however, apply to all positions. Furthermore, the NVS sets the CBT and interview cut-off marks independently. Despite the fact that the NVS takes a written exam for PGT TGT and other posts, it has been scrapped for the NVS recruitment 2021 in Bihar, Jharkhand, and West Bengal due tp pandemic.
The applicants must download the NVS Teacher admit card for the written exam from the official website. To generate a Hall Ticket from the official website, you’ll need your registration number and password. The board gives no travel allowance (TA) or any other compensation for appearing in the written test or interview. Candidates can not enter the exam hall unless they have a valid Admit Card. The Admit Card printout is only valid if the candidate’s photo and signature are legibly present on it. The admit card has important information concerning the candidate. For example name, roll no. category, date and time of exam along with certain other details. Those willing to take the exam should check the NVS Exam Center, which is also present on their admit card.
The candidates can download the admission card from the official NVS website. Then, the candidates must check if the information provided in the admit card is free of errors. Furthermore, the authority is not liable if a candidate looses any emails as a result of the candidate providing an invalid or incorrect email address.
The board provides NVS results and combined merit list on the official website by roll number. There will be no separate correspondence regarding the results. Furthermore, the authority will not accept any additional inquiries.
The list of candidates for personal interview, or skill test will only be available on the board’s website. The applicant’s name, roll number, category, date of birth, and other information is present in the result. On the result page, the application sequence number is also visible. Applicants who appear in this test must check the official website to stay up to date on information about the results announcement.
Candidates should go to www.navodaya.gov.in to apply for a specific vacancy. The candidates can not submit the application in any other way. To complete up the application form, make sure you have a valid personal email id. If you don’t have an email already, make a new one. Fill in all of the needed details, pay the application fee, submit the form, and print it out.
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A1. The board invites the candidate with maximum qualification among those who apply for the exam, to participate in a virtual interview.
A2. If you apply for a position of a TGT or PGT, your virtual interview schedule will be out soon. The board conducts the interview. On the other hand, board will evaluate the candidates for the FSCA position only on the basis of their academic credentials.
A3. Advertisement for TGT, PGT, Creative Teachers and FCSA positions is already out. You can apply to any of them based on your educational qualifications.
A4. A virtual interview is the selection criteria for NVS PGT TGT Recruitment.
A5. The NVS will soon announce exam dates for the forthcoming exam. We can expect it to come out in September 2021.
A6. The NVS recruitment exam takes place in three shifts online. Yes, various shifts will be available for different positions.
A7. No. NVS will shortlist individuals who pass the CBT for an interview or personal interaction after they have completed the test.
A8. Every year, NVS post hundreds of positions across India for teaching candidates looking for improved chances.
A9. You must be a graduate from a recognized university to apply for TGT positions at JNV. Even if you have a four-year degree from NCTE, you can apply. In addition, you must have completed a B. Ed degree from a recognized university.
A10. The maximum age limit for NVS PGT posts is 40 years. Whereas, the maximum age limit for TGT and Misc. Category Teacher positions is 35 years. Depending on their categories, candidates are eligible for some flexibility.
A11. A bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline is mandatory for the post of a Creative Teacher.