KVS PGT Biology Eligibility Criteria 2021: Know Age, Qualification, Relaxation & More!

Hello Aspirants, as we all know that the KV Sangathan invites the 592 Application form for the posts of PGT. out of this, the KVS invites 50 applications for the post of PGT Biology. Every Candidate who is going to apply for the post of KVS PGT 2021 Exam definitely wants to know about the KVS PGT Biology Eligibility Criteria and KVS PGT Biology Age Limit. So Through this article, we will help you to know about the Complete Eligibility Criteria which is required for KVS recruitment Exam 2021.

1. Useful Resources
2. Highlights Exam
3. Important Dates
4. Exam Dates
6. Vacancy
7. Eligibility Criteria
8. Age

KVS PGT Biology Exam Useful Resources

Folks, May Also Check these Important links related to KVS PGT Biology Recruitment Notification 2021.

Major NotificationClick Here
Eligibility CriteriaClick Here
Exam PatternClick Here
SyllabusClick Here
BooksClick Here
Cut-OffClick Here
Job ProfileClick Here
Previous Year PaperClick Here
Sample PaperClick Here
Admit CardClick Here
Test SeriesClick Here

Highlights of Exam

Let us look at the Major Features of the KVS PGT Recruitment 2021. Here we have discussed the mode of examination, no of seats available, application fees, etc.

Name of ExaminationKVS -Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs)
Conducting BodyKVS – Central Board of Secondary Education Delhi (CBSE)
Mode of ApplicationOnline & Offline
Official Websitewww.kvsangathan.nic.in
Application Fee1000/- For all categories
No. of Vacancy Available for PGT English55
Mode of ExaminationOnline and Offline
No. of Seats AvailableApprox. 200

Important Dates

Candidates applying for the KVS PGT exam 2021 needs to check these important dates related to KVS PGT. The given dates are Expected.

KVS PGT Application To be notified later
Last date to apply onlineTo be notified later
KVS PGT Admit CardTo be notified later
KVS PGT Exam DateTo be notified later
KVS PGT ResultTo be notified later


Exam Dates

According to the notification, the Online registration process will start from September 2021and it will be closed in October 2021.

Date Session Time Duration Post
November 2021 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)
2021 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

Vacancy Available

Here is the total no of vacancies available:

Name of the postsVacancy Available
Principal (Group-A)76
Vice-Principal (Group-A)220
PGTs (Group-B)592
TGTs (Group-B)1900
Librarian (Group-B)50
Primary Teacher (Group-B)5300
Primary Teacher(Music) (Group-B)201

KVS PGT Biology Eligibility Criteria

Teachers are responsible for the perfect teaching and delivery of all subjects, with a particular emphasis on the core subjects Like Literacy, numeracy, and science. Before we speak about the eligibility criteria for KVS PGT Biology Now let’s have a brief look at the vacancy available for KVS Exam 2021.

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/QualificationEligibility criteria
Essential QualificationTwo 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/ Genetics/ Micro-Biology/Bio-Technology/Molecular Biology/Plant Physiology provided they have studied botany and zoology at graduation level
Desirable KnowledgeKnowledge of Computer Application.
Age Limitmaximum 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 Age limit

Here in this section, we have mentioned the complete Age limit and Age relaxation which is required to apply for KVS Recruitment Examination 2021. Candidates are advised to check all the criteria before filling the application form.

Age Relaxation

S.NoCategory of PersonThe extent of age relaxation/Concession
(a)SC/ST5 Years
(b)OBC3 Years
(c)Women(All Category) for teaching posts only except for the post of Principal & Vice Principal10 Years
(d)KVS EmployeesNo age bar
(e)Aspirants with 3 Years continuous service in Central Govt. provided the posts are in same or allied cadres (An applicant claiming age relaxation under this pare should produce a certificate from his/her employer to the effect that he/she is a govt. servant as on the date of Advertisement)5 Years for general 10 Years for SC/ST08 Years for OBC
(f)Persons Ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir5 Years
(g)Candidates with disabilities   SC/ST OBC General15 Years 13 Years 10 Years
(h)1. Ex-Serviceman (General) (for Group_A Posts Only)5 Years
 2. Ex-Serviceman (OBC) (For Group-A posts only)08 years (03 years+ 05 years)
 3. Ex-Serviceman (SC/ST) (For Group-A posts only)10 years (05 years + 05 years)
(i)1. Ex-Serviceman (General) (For Group- B posts only)03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date for receipt of applications.
 2. Ex-serviceman (OBC) (For Group-B posts only)06 years (03 years +03 Years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date for receipt of applications
 3. Ex-serviceman (SC/ST) (For Group-B posts only)08 years (03 years + 05 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date for receipt of applications.


  • All the concession mentioned above will be concurrent i.e. if a person is eligible for more than one concession, only one of the concessions of the highest permissible limit will be granted.
  • On completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconducted or inefficiency; or
  • On account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalided shall be allowed maximum relaxation of five years in the upper age limit

For groups ‘B’ and ‘C’ posts, Ex-serviceman who has put in not less than months continuous service in an armed force(Army, Navy and Air force) shall be allowed to deduct the period of such service from his/her actual age.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Q-Can the candidates who have done B.ED apply for the Primary Teacher (PRT) posts?

Yes, you can apply for PRT posts only if he/she has scored at least 50% marks in Graduation and has also qualified the CTET Paper-1.

Q-What are the Important DATES?

The dates are not announced yet.

Q-Can the aspirants apply for different teaching posts?

A aspirant may apply for more than one post if he/ she is eligible and desires to do so. In such cases, the candidate will have to pay the requisite fee for all the posts applied for. However, within PGTs/ TGTs, a candidate shall apply only in one subject as the written test for all subjects of PGTs/ TGTs will be conducted in a single shift.

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38 thoughts on “KVS PGT Biology Eligibility Criteria 2021: Know Age, Qualification, Relaxation & More!”

  1. I Have done my M.Sc in Microbiology and B.Sc with subjects Microbiology,Biochemistry and Chemistry…Am i eligible for PGT Biology in KVS

  2. Good morning sir I am Ashutosh Tripathy . I have done my bsc in ZOOLOGY honours and MSc in Microbiology. Now I want to do b. Ed in life science . Am I able to apply for pgt life science post ?

  3. I have done My MSc in zoology. I have botany and chemistry for first and second year of my graduation (BSc), not for third year. Third year I only had zoology. After which I did my masters entirely in zoology. Am I eligible

  4. I have done my bsc biotechnology and msc in environmental science and B.Ed in biology can i apply for teacher in kvs tgt and pgt

  5. i have done bsc in micrology and studied zoology and microbiology but not botany and then msc in biotechnology ,am i eligible for kvs pgt biology

  6. sir, I have done my BSc(H) Zoology which subjects combination I can choose in BEd?
    as it is hons i have studied 2-semester botany and 1 sem English as AECC

  7. Hello mam/ sir…I have done bsc.(nursing) but I want to become biology teacher in kvs….now can I do msc directly or need to do bed also….I have doubt pls clear it am I eligible after doing msc in zoology

  8. I have done my Msc in microbiology and in graduation i studied the zoology and chemistry but not botany in Bsc.biotechnology(vocational)..Am i eligible for kvs biology recruitment

  9. I have done Bsc. (H) in Human Physiology with zoology and botany then Msc. in Human physiology and then 2 yrs Bed degree. Am I elligible for KVS pgt biology?

  10. Hello, I have done B.Sc biotechnology with zoology, biotechnology, computer application but not botany and also completed M.Sc Genetic Engineering and Now I am pursuing b.ed+m.ed .Am I eligible for kvs biology PGT and TGT..

  11. Hello.
    I have done BSc Biotechnology with life sciences as subjects. Life sciences is another name for botany and zoology. Then I have done MSc Biotechnology. Then B.Ed with life sciences as subjects. Am I eligible for KV PGT Biology teacher post?

  12. I have done B.Sc. Medical with botany zoology and chemistry as main subjects. Now I am pursuing M.Sc. Human Genetics. So am I eligible for KVS Biology recruitment?

  13. I have done B.Sc. in Biotechnology with Chemistry and Zoology Subjects. I did my M.Sc. in Biotechnology. Am I eligible for PGT Biology or PGT Biotechnology ?
    Please reply.


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