New Delhi, September 19: Official notification of the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan Recruitment Examination (KVSRE)2017 is likely to be issued this year. In 2016, the notification for KVSRE was issued on September 27 and the examination was held in December. If the recruitment body follows similar trend, the recruitment examination can likely be scheduled for December 2017.

However, the final results of the KVSRE 2016 is yet to be declared in all positions except for the principal post. Noteworthy that call letters inviting the shortlisted candidates to the interview was issued in May 2017. According to NDTV, a KVS official said it will likely be declared in 15 days.

The official notification regarding the selection procedure for KVSRE 2016 stated that based on the performance of the candidates in both the written examination and the interview, the merit list will be prepared for the posts of Principal, PGTs, TGTs, Primary teacher and Primary teacher of Music.

In a recent address, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar announcement that the government is planning to fill up over 10000 vacancies in Kendriya Vidyalayas across the nation in the academic year of 2017-2018. He said, in a bid to provide quality education the Government has also approved opening of 35 Central schools. However, he said, only if the Central or State Government sponsor and provide the resources required for these schools, the proposal of setting up the new KVs will be considered.