KVS PGT Geography 2020 Notification: Hello Aspirants, the KV Sangathan invites the 592 Application form for the posts of PGT. out of this, the KVS invites the 61 application for the post of PGT Geography. The application form filling process has been started in August 2020. All the aspirants who want to apply for the post of PGT they can apply through the online mode. The KVS PGT Geography Exam will be conducted through offline mode.
Throughout the article, we will help you to know more about the KVS PGT Geography Exam 2020 Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Age Limit and complete information on KVS 2020 Examination.
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|Major Notification||Eligibility Criteria||Exam Pattern|
|Syllabus||Books||Previous Year Paper|
|Sample Paper||Admit Card||Test Series|
|Cut-Off||Q & A||Job Profile|
Highlights of Exam
|Name of Examination||KVS -Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs)|
|Conducting Body||KVS – Central Board of Secondary Education Delhi (CBSE)|
|Mode of Application||Online & Offline|
|Application Fee||1000/- For all categories|
|No. of Vacancy Available for PGT English||55|
|Mode of Examination||Online and Offline|
|No. of Seats Available||Approx. 200|
Candidates applying for the KVS PGT 2020 exam needs to check these important dates related to KVS PGT. The given dates are Expected.
|KVS PGT Application – Registration Started!||Third Week of August 2020|
|Last date to apply online||Last Week of September 2020|
|KVS PGT Admit Card||First Week of October 2020|
|KVS PGT Exam Date||Second Week of November 2020|
|KVS PGT Result||Last Week of November 2020|
Before we go deep with the information let us first have a look at the Major Features of the KVS Recruitment 2020.
According to the notification, the Online registration process will start from September 2020 and it will be closed in October 2020.
|November 2020||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)|
|November 2020||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 For Principal are as follow:
|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.
The Details regarding essential and desirable qualification and the complete eligibility criteria for KVS PGT Geography Recruitment post like Age Limit, Relaxation of Age, Mode of Selection and other related information are given below:
|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 Geography Exam Pattern
|Test||Component of the test (Written Examination)||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Time Duration|
|Part I||General English||10||10||150 Minutes|
|Part II||General Knowledge & Current Affairs||10||10|
KVS PGT Geography Exam Syllabus
|Topic- 1: Geography as a discipline-||Geographical ideas in ancient, medieval & modern periods: the contributions of Varenius, Kant, Reine, Humboldt and Ritter. Influence of Richthofen and Darwin. Videl-da-la Blache, F. Ratzel etc.|
|Topic-2: Origin and Evolution of the Earth-||Introduction to the solar system, Motions of Earth: Rotation, Revolution, Occurrence of Day and Night; change of seasons; Latitudes and Longitudes; Finding time. Earth’s Interior: Origin of contents and ocean basis Wagener’s Continental drift theory, Theory of Plate Tectonics Earthquakes and Volcanoes, Folding and faulting Origin of the Earth: Nebular hypothesis (old Theory) and Big-Bang Theory. Evolution of continents, atmosphere and oceans.|
|Topic-3: Interior of the Earth and Distribution of oceans and continents-||Constitution of Earth’s interior (based on Seismic Evidence), the origin of the continents and ocean basins. Wegner’s theory of Continental drift and Plate Tectonics. Plate movements and interactions-Volcanism and seismicity.|
|Topic-4: Landforms-||Mineral and rocks- classification of rocks, rock cycle. The important minerals geomorphic process of denudation Endogenic and Exogenic processes. Mass Wasting, Landslide, Work of River, Glacier Wind, Sea Waves etc, processes of soil formation.|
|Topic-5: Climate:||Atmosphere: Composition and structure. Insolation and temperature, Atmospheric pressure and winds, Atmospheric moisture, cyclones, classification of climate (Koeppen and Thornthwaite Schemes classification). Global climatic changes: Causes and effects.|
|Topic-6: Water (Ocean)||Geomorphology of the ocean floor, submarine relief features of Atlantic, Pacific and the Indian Ocean. Movement of ocean water: Currents, tides and waves. Marine deposits and coral reefs.|
|Topic -7: Life on the Earth||Approaches in environmental Geography, landscape, ecosystem and perception approaches, Man and the Biosphere: Interactive and dynamic relationship. Human impact on biogeochemical cycles.|
|Topic-8: India:||the Geographical basis of Indian State-territory; location, extent, shape and size.|
|Topic-9 Physiography:||Structure, Physiographic divisions, a Drainage system and its evolution.|
|Topic-10 Climate, Vegetation and Soil||Climate: factors controlling the climate of India Origin and mechanism of Indian monsoon; Seasons of India, Classification of the climate of India (Koeppen’s, Thornthwaite, Trewartha). Soils: Type and distribution (I.C.A.R.), Soil problems, conservation of soil Vegetation- Types & Distribution; conservation.|
|Topic-11: Natural Hazards and disasters-||Causes, Consequences and management in India Environmental Hazards: Floods, droughts, cyclones, earthquakes and landslides; human adjustment to hazards; hazards perception and mitigation; environmental institutions and legislation in India.|
|Topic-12: Human Geography: Nature and Scope.||Nature and scope of Human Geography, Approaches to the Human Geography, Determinism, Environmental Determinism, Possibilism, Neo-determinism, ecological and Behaviouralism.|
|Topic -13: People (World and India)||Trends and patterns of population growth: determinants and patterns of population distribution; theories, demographic transition; Human migration, Patterns of human development.|
|Topic-14: Human Activities: (World and India)||Primary: -Hunting, gathering, Herding (Nomadic & Commercial) Lumbering fishing, mining and agriculture; Agricultural practices; some major crops.|
|Topic-15: Transport, Communication and Trade(World and India)||Transport and communication Roads, railways, waterways and airways; oil and gas pipelines, national electric grids.|
|Topic-16: Human settlements (World and India)||Unstable and stable settlements, rural settlements: origin, types and patterns; Urban settlements: Origin and growth of towns; functional classification of towns. Problems of urbanization in the world; urbanization in India; Urban slums and squatters.|
|Topic -17: Geographical perspectives on selected issues and problems||Environmental pollution-Land, Water, Air, Noise, Global Warming, Poverty, Food Security; Sustainable Development.|
|Topic -18: General Cartography (Practicals)||Elements and classification of maps, scales, map-projections, finding directions, latitudes, longitudes and calculation of local & standard time, Identification & Analysis of relief forms: Topographical Maps and interpretation. Weather-instruments and interpretation of weather maps. Digital mapping, Remote sensing, Visual interpretation. Processing of Data, Thematic mapping, representing statistical data by various diagrams-Bar, Histogram, Pie etc.|
KVS 2020 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 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|
KVS PGTs Salary Offered
|Detailed Salary Structure|
|HRA Currently 24% of Basic||11424|
|DA Currently 7% of Basic||3332|
|TA (3600 + DA on TA)||3852|
|NPS (National Pension Scheme)||5093|
|Income Tax||1600 (Approximately)|
|DHS / CGHS||650|
|Net Salary (In Hand)||58845 (Per Month)|
|Total NPS Contribution (For Pension)||10186 (Per Month)|
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