KVS TGT English Exam Pattern: Type of Question and Marking Scheme

Hello Candidates, as we all know that the KV Sangathan will soon release the notification for around 6000 posts of teaching staff including TGT, PGT, PRT, and other posts. The KVS Recruitment 2021 Exam will be Conducted by KVS Examination Authority. Out of this, the KVS welcomes applications for the post of TGT English Teacher. Every candidate who has already applied for KVS Recruitment 2021 curiously wants to know about the KVS TGT English Exam Pattern and KVS TGT English Marking Scheme. So through this article, we will help you to know about the KVS TGT English Exam Pattern and marking scheme of KVS TGT English Exam 2021.

The KVS 2021 Exam will consist of two papers: Part I and Part II.


1. Highlights Of Exam
2. Useful Resources for KVS Exam
3. Important Dates
4. KVS TGT English Syllabus
5. KVS TGT English Exam Pattern

Highlights of Exam

Before we go deep down lets see the main highlights of the Exam,

Name of Examination KVS -Training Graduate Teachers (TGTs)
Conducting Body KVS – Central Board of Secondary Education Delhi (CBSE)
Mode of Application Online & Offline
Official Website www.kvsangathan.nic.in
Application Fee 1000/- For all categories except SC/ST/PH/Ex-S
No. of Vacancy Available for TGT English To be notified
Mode of Examination Online and Offline
No. of Seats Available To be notified

Useful Resources for KVS Exam

Candidates May Also Check these Important links related to KVS TGT 2021 Recruitment  Notification.

Major NotificationClick here
Eligibility CriteriaClick here
BooksClick here
Cut-offClick here
Exam PatternClick here
SyllabusClick here
Job ProfileClick here
Admit cardClick here
Test SeriesClick here
Sample PaperClick here
Previous Year Question PaperClick here

Important Dates

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

Event Dates
KVS TGT Application To be updated shortly
Last date to apply online To be updated shortly
KVS TGT Admit Card To be updated shortly
KVS TGT Exam Date To be updated shortly
KVS TGT Result To be updated shortly

KVS TGT English Syllabus

Before we talk about the KVS TGT English Exam Pattern Lets have a Look at the KVS TGT English Syllabus. It will help you to know more about the type of Question and marking scheme will be asked in the Examination.


The KVS TGT English Paper will be held in four sections. All four sections are as follow:

  1. Section A: Reading Comprehension
  2. Section B: Writing ability
  3. Section C: Grammar and Usage
  4. Section D: Literature

The Complete Sections and Content of syllabus are given below:

Subject Specification Topics Description
Section  – A (Reading Comprehension)
Ability to comprehend, analyze and interpret an unseen text Three/four unseen texts of varying lengths (150-250 words) with a variety of objective type, multiple-choice questions (including questions to test vocabulary) testing factual and global comprehension.
Section – B (Writing ability)
Testing ability to express facts views/opinions coherently and logically in a style suitable to the task set.
  • One short writing task such as notice, message or a postcard.
  • Writing a report of an event,  process, or place.
  • Writing an article/debate/speech based on visual/ verbal input on a given concurrent topic for example environment, education, child labour, gender bias, drug- abuse etc presenting own views fluently.
  • Writing a letter (formal/informal) on the basis of verbal / visual input. Letter types include: (a) letter to the editor; (b) letter of complaint ; (c) letter of request ; (d) descriptive , personal letters.
Section – C (Grammar and Usage)
Ability to apply the knowledge of syntax, language/ grammatical items and to use them accurately in context. The following grammatical structures will be tested through multiple-choice questions :

  • Tenses
  • Modals
  • Voice
  • Subject-verb concord
  • Connectors
  • Clauses
  • Parts of speech
  • Punctuation
  • Sequencing to form a coherent sentence or a paragraph.
Section – D (Literature)
To test the candidate’s familiarity with the works of writers of different genres and periods of English Literature. The candidate should have a thorough knowledge of:-

  • Shakespeare’s works.
  • Romantic Period (e.g. Shelley, Wordsworth, Keats, Coleridge, Byron etc.)
  • 19th & 20th Century American and English Literature (e.g. Robert Frost Hemingway, Ted Hudges, Whitman, Hawthorne, Emily Dickinson, Bernard Shaw etc)
  • Modern Indian Writing in English (e.g. Anita Desai, Vikram Seth, Nissim Ezekiel, K.N. Daruwala, Ruskin Bond, R.K. Narayan, Mulk Raj Anand, Khushwant Singh etc.)
  • Modern Writings in English from different parts of the world.

KVS TGT English Exam Pattern

Test  Duration 150 Minutes
Total Questions 150 Objectives type multiple choice questions
Total Marks 150 Marks
Section Name (Nature of Questions) Marks per item No. of Item
  1. General English
  2. General Hindi
1 marks per questions 10 Questions10 Questions
  1. General Knowledge & Current Affairs
  2. Reasoning Ability
  3. Computer Literacy
  4. Pedagogy
1 marks per questions 40 Questions40 Questions
10 Questions
40 Questions
(I) Pedagogical Concerns

(a) Curriculum: Meaning, Principal, Types of Curriculum, Organizations and approaches
(b) Planning: Instructional Plan- Year Plan,  Unit Plan, Lesson Plan
(c) Instructional materials and resources: Texts Books, workbooks, Supplementary materials AV aids, Laboratories, Library, Clubs-Museums-Community, Information and communication technology
(d) Evaluation: Types, tools, Characteristics of a good test, Continuous and Comprehension Evaluation, analysis and interpretation of the Scholastic Achievement Test.

(II) Inclusive Education

(a) Understanding Diversities: Concept types
(b) Disability as a social construct, classification of disability and its educational implications:
(i) Sensory Impairment (Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment)
(ii) Cognitive Disabilities: (Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability and Specific Learning Disability)
(iii) Physical Disabilities: Cerebral Palsy and locomotor)
(C) Philosophy of inclusion with Special Reference to children with Disability.
(D) The process of Inclusion: Concern issues across disabilities.
(e) Constitutional Provisions

(III) Communication & Interaction

Theory of Communication, Types of Communication in the classroom.

(IV) Understanding Learning

Concept, Nature of Learning-input-Process-outcome, Factors of learning- Personal and Environmental, Approaches to learning and their applicability- Behaviourism (Skinner, Pavlov, Thorndike) Constructivism (Plaget, Vygotsky), Gestalt (Kohler, Koffka) and Observational, Dimensions of Learning- Cognitive, Affective and Performance, Motivational and Sustenance.

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.


Is there any Interview process after qualifying the written exam?

Yes, there will be an interview process.

How many marks contains the interview?

60 marks.

How many questions are asked in KVS TGT english writtenexam?

Total 150 questions are asked in KVS English written Exam.

What is the Pattern of KVS TGT English Exam?

Section A: Reading Comprehension
Section B: Writing ability
Section C: Grammar and Usage
Section D: Literature

What is the date of KVS TGT English written Exam 2021?

No date is announced by the officials.

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