Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has released the final answer keys for the teacher recruitment 2017 examinations. The preliminary answer keys were published on March 21 and based on the objections received from the candidates, KVS has modified the answer keys. The candidates can check the final answer keys from the official website www.mecbsekvs.in.
The Kendriya Vidyalaya had invited applications in September/ October for filling over 6 thousand vacancies of Principals and Teachers. The vacancies include 90 posts of Principal, 690 posts of Post Graduate Teacher (PGT), 926 posts of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), 151 posts of Primary Teacher (Music) and 4,348 posts of Primary Teacher (PRT) to be filled in Kendriya Vidyalayas (Central Schools). The written exam was conducted on December 17 and January 7 & 8 under the recruitment.
As the written exam for Principal and PRT Music posts was conducted on December 17, the OMR sheets and answer keys were released on February 17. Later, the final answer keys were updated at the official website and currently, the interview call letters have been issued for these posts.
The written exam for PGT and PRT posts was conducted on January 7, followed by the exam for TGT and TGT (Misc.) on January 8. The answer keys and OMR sheets were released by KVS on March 21 and the objections were invited from the applicants. The final answer keys for PGT (Main) Paper-1, PGT (Subject) Paper-1, PRT Paper-2, TGT Paper 1, TGT Misc. (Main) Paper-2 and TGT Misc. (Subject) Paper-2 have been released today.
The final selection for filling these posts will be on the basis of marks in written exam and interview put together. The final merit list of Principal, PGTs, TGTs and Primary Teacher will be prepared by taking the marks of written exam and interview in 85:15 ratio. For Primary Teacher Music, the merit list will be prepared by taking the marks of written exam, performance test and interview in 60:25:15 ratio.
Now that the process of sorting out objections and availing answer keys is all wrapped up, the results can be expected soon. KVS has not given any tentative dates but candidates can expect their results by next two weeks.