Mode Of Selection

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(a)       Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in written examination and interview put together. The Samiti reserves the right to decide the cut off marks in written examination and interview separately. The decision of the Samiti about the mode of selection to the above posts and eligibility conditions of the applicants for interview shall be final and binding. No correspondence will be entertained in this regard. However, in the case of TGTs, Miscellaneous Teachers (Librarian) and TGTs (III Language), the selection to the post will be done on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the written examination only.However, the mode of selection whichever so for all the above posts will be the sole discretion of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti and may be changed

(b)       The Written Examination for the recruitment to the above mentioned posts is likely to be held at following 42 cities. However, the Samiti has the right to conduct the written test at all the cities or any one of the cities depending upon the number of the candidates and other compulsions. Number of centers in each city will depend upon the number of candidates opting for a city. The centre for the written examination for the post of Assistant Commissioner and Principal will be at Delhi Only.

Sl. No Name of the City Sl. No Name of the City
01 PORT BLAIR 22 MUMBAI
02 VISAKHAPATNAM 23 NAGPUR
03 ITANAGAR 24 PUNE
04 GUWAHATI 25 IMPHAL
05 KOLKATA 26 SHILLONG
06 SILIGURI 27 AIZAWL
07 MUZAFFARPUR 28 KOHIMA
08 PATNA 29 DELHI
09 CHANDIGARH/PANCHKULA/MOHALI 30 BHUBANESHWAR
10 RAIPUR 31 AMRITSAR
11 PANAJI(GOA) 32 AJMER
12 AHMEDABAD 33 JAIPUR
13 FARIDABAD 34 CHENNAI
14 GURUGRAM(GURGAON) 35 MADURAI
15 SHIMLA 36 HYDERABAD
16 JAMMU 37 AGARTALA
17 RANCHI 38 DEHRADUN
18 BENGALURU 39 ALLAHABAD
19 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM 40 GHAZIABAD
20 BHOPAL 41 LUCKNOW
21 JABALPUR 42 NOIDA

(c)       Persons with disability of 40% or more, if so desires, will have to bring their own scribe to assist them in the examination. There is no restriction with regard to educational qualification or age etc. for the scribe. Compensatory time to be allowed in this case is 20 minutes per hour of examination. All candidates with disability not availing the facility of scribe may be allowed additional time of minimum of one hour for examination of three hours duration. In the case of PGTs, TGTs, Miscellaneous and TGTs (Third Language) 50 minutes additional time will be allowed since the duration of the written exam is 2 ½ hours. Reservation for person with disabilities in r/o the current year vacancies will be given as per the Govt. rules. However, posts are identified suitable for persons with disabilities will be as per O.M.No.16-15/2010-DD-III dated 29.7.2013 by Office of the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities , Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.

(d)       No candidate will be admitted for the written examination without the proper Admit Card.

Scheme of Examination

(i)       For the post of Assistant Commissioner:

Test Component of the test Number of questions Total marks Duration of the test
Part-I Reasoning Ability 20 20 The test will be of 3 hours duration without any time limit for each test individually.
Part-II General Awareness 40 40
Part-III Language test (General English and General Hindi – 20- marks each subject) 40 40
Part-IV Quantitative Aptitude 20 20
Part-IV Educational Planning and Administration 60 60
Total 180 180

(ii)       For the post of Principal:

Test Component of the test Number of questions Total marks Duration of the test
Part-I Reasoning Ability 20 20 The test will be of 3 hours duration without any time limit for each test individually.
Part-II General Awareness 40 40
Part-III Language test (General English and General Hindi – 20- marks each subject) 40 40
Part-IV Quantitative Aptitude 20 20
Part-V Administrative and Financial procedure / rules of Government of India 60 60
Total 180 180

(iii)       For the posts of PGTs, TGTs, Miscellaneous and TGTs (III Language):

      The Written test will consist of one paper for PGTs, TGTs, Miscellaneous and TGTs (III Language) separately, as under  :-

Paper Subject Marks/Duration
General Paper COMMON PAPER FOR ALL POSTS OF PGTs, TGTs, Miscellaneous and TGTs (III Language):
Objective type multiple choice questions on General English & Hindi (40:20+20), General Awareness (30), General Intelligence, Numerical Ability & Reasoning (30) , Teaching Aptitude (20) and concerned subject knowledge (80). The difficulty level of the question papers for PGTs will be of Post Graduation standard and for TGTs and others it will be of Graduation standard.
200 Marks/ 2 hrs 30 minutes.

(e)      Schedule of examination will be intimated with the Admit Card. Detailed examination schedule will also be notified on Samiti’s website www.nvshq.org and www.mecbsegov.in in due course.

(f)      Based on the performance in written examination and also keeping in view the number of vacancies, the candidates will be called for interview. Intimation to this effect will be uploaded on the Samiti’s website www.nvshq.org and www.mecbsegov.in in due course. Candidates are required to check the Samiti’s website from time to time. Taking into account the performance of both written examination and interview, merit list will be prepared in case of Assistant Commissioners, Principals, PGTs and Miscellaneous Teacher(Art,Music,PET). However the mode of selection will be the sole discretion of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti and may be changed.

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