PG TRB Exam 2017: Finally, Teacher Recruitment Board (TRB) has let out the much awaited TRB Exam notification through its official portal and in the employment columns of daily newspaper. Graduates who were eagerly waiting for recruitment notification can make use of this opportunity. Comparing to last year, this time there are lots of openings below Post Graduate Assistants/ Physical Education Directors posts. This would be great news for aspirants who are willing to get into government teaching professions. A competitive examination would be held on the month of September 2017 for shortlisting candidates for this position. Candidates who have no idea about the eligibility conditions and other details about PG TRB Exam 2017 can go through the contents given in the below section.
|PG TRB Exam 2017 Notification – Highlights|
|Board Name||Teacher Recruitment Board (TRB), Tamil Nadu|
|Position||Post Graduate Assistants/ Physical Education Directors Grade-I ( PG Assistant)|
|Degree||MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.P.Ed with B.Ed|
|Job Nature||Permanent Basis|
PG TRB Exam 2017
Teacher Recruitment Board (TRB) is a stated owned agency which conducts examination for hiring the best teaching staffs for various educational institutions. This year the board has come up with a new exam notification for filling the vacant places of PG Assistant or Physical Educational Director post.
Candidates who have done there Bachelor’s Degree of Education in the below mentioned disciplines are required for this position. In order to choose the right person for this post, TRB will conduct an open competitive exam where the participants have to mark their answers on an OMR sheet.
People who perform well in the PG TRB Exam 2017 have to take part in the face to face interaction section. Additionally, aspirants would be given weightage marks for number of experience in their respective field. Based on the availability of vacancies, the appointment order will be given for aspirants who are ranking at the top in merit list.
About Designation: This notification was released especially for managing the shortage of well experienced teaching staffs in various higher secondary schools in Tamil Nadu. There about 2119 vacancies below PG Assistant/ PED Grade-I posts.
The teachers are mainly required for the following subjects i.e. Tamil, English, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History, Geography, Economics, Commerce, Political Science, Home Science and Microbiology. Other details regarding these posts are given in the below list.
- Pay Scale – Rs.9300 to 34800/- pm
- Grade Pay – Rs.4600/-
- No of Vacancies – 1663*
Eligibility Criteria for PG TRB Exam 2017
Aspirants who are new to this kind of competitive exams will not be aware about the eligibility conditions which are required to apply for this exam. Keeping this in mind, we are discussing about the qualification, experience and age restrictions in this section.
Educational Qualification: Aspirants who have done Masters Degree after completing the Bachelor’s degree in Education in their concerned field are eligible to apply for these posts.
Moreover, applicants must have studied the same subject in Bachelor’s degree and Master’s Degree. Aspirants should have passed Tamil Language upto SSLC Level. If not, they must pass in Tamil Language test conducted by TNPSC within 2 years from the date of appointment.
- For PG Assistant Post – M.Ed with MA/ M.com/ M.Sc
- Political Science, etc
- For Physical Education Director – B.Ed with P.Ed
Age Limitations: As per the notification of TRB, the upper age limit of the applicants should not exceed 57 years as on 1st July 2017. The board has fixed the retirement age as 58 years according to existing government norms.
- Upper age Limit – 57 years
Work Experience: Aspirants who are holding post qualification experience of Teaching (in PG Degree major subject) in any recognized School or university shall be given higher priority in this recruitment.
- Required Experience – 1 to 5 years
PG TRB 2017 Selection Process
To grab the position of PG Assistant and Physical Education Director Posts, aspirants have to pass through two different selection processes i.e. Written Exam and Personal Interview. The competitive written examination comprises of objective type multiple choice questions.
Candidates who are securing the minimum qualifying marks set by the TRB would be considered for the next round. The final decision for selection will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in the personal interview. The total marks secured by the aspirants in both the exams will be calculated and a final merit list would be prepared for selection.
- Written Exam
- Personal Interview
PG TRB Exam Pattern 2017
The OMR based TRB Exam comprises of only single paper. This examination will be conducted at 29 districts in Tamil Nadu. The questions Paper will be available in English language only. All the answers have to be marked on the provided Answer sheet.
There will be total of 150 questions which will be held for 3 hours duration. The question paper will contain questions from their Main Subject, Educational Methodology and general Knowledge and each question carries one mark.
- Main Subject – 110 marks
- Educational Methodology – 30 marks
- General Knowledge – 10 marks
- Total Marks – 150 marks
- Exam Duration – 3 hours
- Time Period – 10 AM to 01.00 PM
- Date of Notification – 09th May 2017
- Staring Date for Online Application – 10th May 2017
- Last Date for Online Application – 02nd June 2017
- Date of Written Examination – 02nd July 2017
Conclusion: Keeping the difficulties of candidates in mind, we have provided lot of information about the upcoming TN TRB Exam 2017 in the above sections. You can refer the detailed official notification for gathering more details.