Best Career Options for Biotech students in JNVs

If You dont like surprise everyday then teaching job is best for you.

The teaching job in JNVS is one best Biotech career Options. it is a stable and permanent job.

I was a student of Navodya. My younger sister and I passed the entrance exam together.  However, she is younger than me, but she is intelligent than me. So we entered and spend 7 years on the campus of J.N.V school together.

We enjoyed a lot there, along with education. We spend our childhood in Navodaya, so I never forget a single day of it. Navodaya is a Gurukul and teachers like our Gurus. We learned everything there, whatever required for for biotech in jnvsource-

I was there for 7 years, so I know the teacher’s life of Navodaya.

So let me tell you 1st what is Navodaya School and later I will talk about why you should join the Navodaya as biology or biotech teacher.

What is Navodaya Vidyalaya?


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They are the residential schools runs by Navodaya Vidhyalaya Samiti. They operated by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) under the Government of India.

JNVs are fully residential and Co-educational schools affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

It exists all over India except Tamil Nadu state. In JNVs students are provided free of cost accommodation, food, and education (VI to XII standard), etc.

There are approximately 636 JNVs are functional across India. The number of teacher recruitments opens every year in Navodaya Vidyalayas. So there are plenty of opportunities here.

If you like teaching profession then it’s golden opportunity for you.

Posts and Eligibility


source- jnv

TGT Science:

For TGT post, you must have graduate degree (BSc) and B.Ed. degree.

PGT Biology:

Post Graduate in Botany/Zoology/Life Science/Bio. {Sciences/ Genetics/Micro Biology/Bio-Technology/ Molecular Bio/Plant Physiology provided that the applicant had studied Botany and Zoology at Graduation level.

PGT Biotechnology:

M.Sc. (Biotechnology or Biochemistry or Genetics or Microbiology of Life Sciences)

B.Ed. or equivalent qualification from a recognized University.

Proficiency in Teaching in Hindi and English

How to Apply Biotech Students for Teaching Posts at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya

You can apply for the teaching posts at JNV in online and offline mode both. For temporary positions, candidates are called directly for the interview.

For a detailed application process at Jawahar Navodaya, Vidyalaya candidates can visit the official website of the organization.

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There are two types of recruitment open here

Contractual position–They recruit for some time of period. They fix the duration of work. Sometimes contractual candidates get absorbed by NVS and they become a permanent teacher.

Permanent position – You will get a job permanently till retirement.

Contractual position

  • PGT- Rs. 27,500/- per month, while for special branches Rs. 32500/- per month.
  • TGT- Rs. 26,250/- per month, while for special branches Rs. 31250/- per month.

Permanent position

  • PGT- Salary as per the 7th Pay Commission Level -7 (Rs.44900-14200)
  • PGT – Salary as per the 7th Pay Commission Level -8 (Rs.47600-15110)

Why Biotechnologists should join jNVs:


Source- navodaya vidyalaya samiti

  • It is a Govt. job and a respectable job.
  • You can get good pay.
  • They provide a good dormitory, and you can live with your family.
  • You can have your meal in a canteen.
  • If you are married, your children will get a free education in Navodaya along with other activities like sports, science competitions, youth parliament, cultural activities, etc.
  • You don’t have to travel
  • You will get approximately 2 months’ leave, etc.

Conclusively, every job has pros and cons, people adjust them according to their preference. It also has a few cons like you may have to work sometimes untimely. But this job provides a lot of extra facilities along with good pay. Navodaya School is like a family where teachers act as parents and students are being children, so if you want to be a part of the family, go ahead and join them.

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