KVS PGT History Exam Pattern 2021: Type of Question, Marking Scheme, Negative Marking Scheme and More.

Hello Job Seekers, as we all know that the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan has released the Recruitment Notification for 8339 posts of teaching staffs. The total No. of Vacancies invites for the post of the PGTs Recruitments is 926.

Every candidate who wants to apply for KVS Recruitment 2021 definitely wants to know about the KVS PGT History Exam Pattern and KVS PGT History Marking Scheme.

So Through this article, we will help you to know about the KVS PGT History Exam Pattern and marking scheme of the KVS

Latest Update

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) will soon release the exam date for PGT History Exam on its official website – kvsangathan.nic.in. We will notify the exam dates as soon as the KVS releases the official notification.

[Page Index]
1. Exam Highlights
2. Important Resources
3. Important Dates
4. Exam Dates
5. KVS PGT Selection Process
6.KVS PGT Exam Pattern Highlights
7. KVS PGT History Exam Pattern
8. Topics Concern

Exam Highlights

Before we go deep with the information let us first have a look at the Major Features of the KVS Recruitment 2021.

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 English50
Mode of ExaminationOnline and Offline
No. of Seats AvailableApprox. 200

Important Resources

Seekers May Also Check these Important links related to KVS PGT 2021 Recruitment Notification.

Major NotificationClick here
Eligibility CriteriaClick here
Exam PatternClick here
SyllabusClick here
BooksClick here
Cut-OffClick here
Q & AClick here
Job ProfileClick here
Previous Year PaperClick here
Sample PaperClick here
Admit cardClick here
Test seriesClick here

Important Dates

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

KVS PGT Application To be updated shortly
Last date to apply onlineTo be updated shortly
KVS PGT Admit CardTo be updated shortly
KVS PGT Exam DateTo be updated shortly
KVS PGT ResultTo be updated shortly

Exam Dates

The dates for the KVS PGT History Recruitment Exam 2021 have not yet been announced. Hang tight for the official dates will be updated shortly.

KVS PGT Selection Process

Job Seekers, The selection process of the KVS PGT History Exam is given below –

  • Written Exam
  • Personal Interview
  • Final Merit

KVS PGT Exam Pattern Highlights

Some important highlights regarding the KVS PGT Exam.

  • KVS PGT Written Exam conducts through online mode or offline mode.
  • Question Paper will be based on Objective type MCQ.
  • Each question has 1 mark.
  • Total Questions will be 150.
  • The time given for the exam will be 150 minutes.
  • There will be no Negative Marking.

KVS PGT History Exam Pattern

Before we talk about the KVS PGT History Exam Pattern. Let’s have a Look at the KVS PGT History Syllabus. It will help you to know more about the type of Question and marking scheme that will be asked in the Examination.

KVS PGT History Syllabus

Let’s take a look at the Syllabus of the KVS PGT History Exam.

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 mark per questions 10 questions
2.General Hindi 1 mark per questions 10 questions
1. General Knowledge and Current Affairs 1 mark per questions 10 questions
2. Reasoning Ability 1 mark per questions 10 questions
3. Computer Literacy 1 mark per questions 10 questions
4. Pedagogy 1 mark per questions 10 questions
5. Subject Concerned 1 mark per questions 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 the written Test, Performance Test and interview will be 85:15.

Topics Concern

Some important topics regarding the KVS PGT History Exam.

S.No.                                                       Syllabus
                                                          Indian History

Harappan Civilization

a. Town Planning
b. Religion
c. Economic & Social Life
d. Script Writing

2 The rise of Magadh in relation to 16 Mahajanpadas

The rise of Heterodox sects with special reference to Buddhism, Jainism

a. Rise
b. Teaching
c. Comparison
d. Effect on society, trade &commerce


The Mauryas

a. Causes for its rise
b. Chandragupta Maurya Administration
c. The contribution of Ashoka the Great (all aspects)
d. Decline and fall of the Mauryan Empire


The Guptas

a. Golden Period
b. Samudra Gupta
c. Chandragupta Vikramaditya etc
d. Administration, Religion, Trade & Commerce

6 Society & Economy – From Vedic till 7th century
7 Sultanate Era – The Defeat of the Hindu kingdom and the establishment of the Delhi Sultanate

Mughal Period – 1526 to 1707(all aspects)

a. Polity
b. Administration
c. Society
d. Economy

9 Medieval Period – Society and Culture with Special Reference to Bhakti Movement and Sufism
10 Medieval Architecture – Delhi Sultanate ’n Mughal Period
11 The Advent of Europeans and the establishment of 5 British rule
12 British rule and its impact on the Indian economy

Revolt 1857

a. Nature
b. Causes
c. Leadership
d. Events
e. Consequences
f. Causes of defeat
g. Impact

14 The socio-religious reform movements and the rise of nationalism
15 The Indian freedom movement – 1885 to 1947


a. Framing
b. Features
c. Working of the Constitution
d. Adoption of the Constitution

                                                     History of the world
17 The rise of Ancient Civilizations with special reference to Mesopotamia –   a. Urbanization
b. Script
c. Traded
d. Calendar

Roman and Greek civilization-

a.The rise of the empire
b. Administration
c. Society


The rise of Islam –

a. Teachings
b. Culture
c. Crusades

20 Nomadic people of Central Asia –

The Dark age – Feudalism in Europe –

a. Manor State
b. Decline

22 Renaissance ’n Reformation period in Europe

Capitalism and Mercantilism –

a.Industrial Revolution
b. Imperialism and colonialism

24 China From 1840 to 1949
25 Japan 1840 to 1949


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