KVS PGT History Syllabus 2021: Complete Syllabus, Topics and more.

Hello Job Seekers, As we all know that Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) is going to conduct the PGT History Recruitment 2021. The recruitment date is going to be announced by the KVS authorities on their official site https://kvsangathan.nic.in/.

For those who looking for the KVS PGT History Exam Syllabus 2021, We will help you with the brief knowledge regarding the Exam Syllabus.

In this article, we will discuss the KVS PGT History Syllabus and Exam pattern of KVS PGT Recruitment. you can also download the KVS PGT History syllabus in PDF format.

Latest Updates

KVS PGT History Recruitment will start soon for the year 2021. We will notify you soon about the Exam Form and Exam Dates.

[Page Index]
1. Exam Highlights
2. Important Resources
3. Important Dates
4. Syllabus for KVS PGT History
5. KVS PGT History Syllabus
6. Important Topics

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 Notification Click 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

Candidates 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 soon
Last date to apply onlineTo be updated soon
KVS PGT Admit CardTo be updated soon
KVS PGT Exam DateTo be updated soon
KVS PGT ResultTo be updated soon

Syllabus for KVS PGT History

Before we speak about the KVS PGT History syllabus in detail, let’s have a quick look at the exam pattern of KVS PGT History recruitment 2021. It will help the job seekers to understand the syllabus of the KVS PGT History Exam section-wise.

KVS PGT History Exam Pattern

Let’s look at the KVS PGT History Exam Pattern. Pattern is divided into two parts and total number of questions, marks and duration is given below.

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 History Syllabus

KVS PGT History Exam Syllabus consist of two parts. Part 1 consist of General English and General Hindi and Part 2 consist of General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Reasoning Ability, Computer Literacy, Pedagogy and Subject Concerned.

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.

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Important Topics

Some important topics for KVS PGT History Exam.

S.No. Syllabus
Indian History
1 Harappan Civilization
a. Town Planning
b. Religion
c. Economic & Social Life
d. Script Writing
2 The rise of Magadh in relation to 16 Mahajan Padas
3 The rise of Heterodox sects with special reference to Buddhism, Jainism
a. Rise
b. Teaching
c. Comparison
d. Effect on society, trade &commerce
4 The Maurya’s
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
5 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
8 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
13 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
16 Constitution
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

18 Roman and Greek civilization.
a. The rise of the empire
b. Administration
c. Society
19 The rise of Islam –
a. Teachings
b. Culture
c. Crusades
20 Nomadic people of Central Asia
21 The Dark age –
a. Feudalism in Europe
a. Manor State
b. Decline 
22 Renaissance ’n Reformation period in Europe
23 Capitalism and Mercantilism.
a. Industrial Revolution
b. Imperialism and colonialism
24 China From 1840 to 1949
25 Japan 1840 to 1949


Q.What is the Application fee for the PGT ?

A. Application fee is Rs1000.

Q.What is the syllabus for the PGT History

A. For the PGT History syllabus click here.

Q. Is there any negative marking?

A. No there is no negative marking.

Q. How much questions are there?

A. Their will be 150 questions.

Q. Is there any important topics for KVS PGT History exam?

A. Yes, you will find the important topics by clicking on this link.


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