Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: How to Apply

Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: How to Apply

Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) recently released the official notification for recruitment to 2072 posts of TGT, PGT, Assistant Commissioner, Principal, Misc. Teachers, and other jobs in various departments of Navodaya Vidyalaya . Interested Candidates can start applying for the posts as the last date for the application is 9th October 2016.

In this article, we will give you complete information regarding the Number of Vacancies, Age Limit, Education Qualifications and Application Process for the Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016.


Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: Important Dates

As per the NVS guidelines, there are certain rules for candidates looking to apply for NVS recruitment Exam. Before proceeding to that information, let us have a look at the important dates for NVS Recruitment 2016.

Starting Date For Submission Of Online Application form 10th September
Last Date For Submission Of Online Application form 9th October
Last Date to Submit Fee in Bank through e challan 14th October
Date of Written Test (Tentative) Month of November / December, 2016

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti is a unique organisation set with the purpose of providing quality education to rural children. This year, lots of vacancies are available for candidates looking for teaching jobs across the country. Have a look at these various posts for NVS recruitment 2016 from the below section.


Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: No. of Vacancies

As stated above, the total number of vacancies for NVS Recruitment 2016 is 2072.  But the vacancies differ according to the posts which are described as follows:

Name of the Posts No. of Vacancies
TGT   660 Posts
PGT 880 Posts
Assistant Commissioner 02 Posts
Principal 40 Posts
Misc. Teachers 255 Posts
TGT (III Language)   235 Posts

Before applying to any of the above mentioned posts, you must check the eligibility criteria for it. Head over to our next section of NVS recruitment 2016 to gain a few insights on the eligibility criteria.


Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: Eligibility Criteria 

There are certain sets of rules and basic criteria which a candidate needs to fulfill in order to apply for NVS recruitment exam. The criteria may vary from post to post. For your better understanding, we have mentioned the criteria for each post of NVS Recruitment 2016.

Age Limit

Age limit as an eligibility criteria varies for different posts in case of Navodaya Vidyalaya Recruitment. Look at the table below to check the age limit for various posts of NVS recruitment 2016. 

 Name of the Post  Age Limit
 Assistant Commissioner  45 years
 Principal  35 to 45 years
 Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs)  40 years
 All Others Posts  35 years

If an applicant doesn’t fall in the prescribed age limit, he/ she will not the eligible to submit the NVS Application Form 2016.

Educational Qualification

According to NVS recruitment 2016 notification, candidates must hold a degree from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks to apply for the posts.

Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Eligibility, Selection Procedure 2016

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Applicants who are going to apply must hold Master’s Degree/B.Ed/ Post Graduate M.Sc/ BE/B-Tech/Higher Secondary/Sr. Secondary/Diploma/Bachelor’s degree/University degree in concerned stream from a well-known university or institute with good academic records. Relevant work experience in the respective field will be desirable.

Selection Procedure

Eligible candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in following levels:

  • Written Examination
  • Interview/ Personality Test


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However, for the posts of  TGTs, Miscellaneous Teachers, TGTs (III Language), candidates will have to undergo first level only i.e. written examination.

Do you fit well with the eligibility criteria for Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016? If Yes, follow the instructions mentioned below to know how to apply online.


Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016: How to Apply

The application fee for the respective posts is: Assistant Commissioner – Rs 1500/- Principal – Rs 1500/- PGTs – Rs 1000/- TGTs – Rs 1000/- Misc – Rs 1000/- Regional Language Teachers – Rs 1000/-.

The eligible candidates may apply through the official website of NVS i.e. by 9 October 2016. Ensure that you have a valid Email-ID, scanned copy of passport, thumb impression and signature with you before beginning the application procedure.


The online application process is quite simple and can be done in the following steps:

  • Begin the application procedure by logging onto the website
  • Click on the “Click Here for Recruitment”. In the next window, click on the tab “Online Application Form”
  • Carefully fill in the complete details in online application form. Scan and upload your recent photograph, signature and thumb impression at the appropriate places as per instructions.
  • Submit the Online Application Form.
  • After the submission of form, a login Id and password would be generated on screen. Note it down for future reference.
  • Now, in the second part, candidates have to make payment of the application fees.
  • Generate a printout of the submitted application form from the website affix photographs. This will help in further verification procedure at the time of interview.

We hope this article guides you through the application process for Navodaya Vidyalaya NVS Recruitment 2016.


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