Kerala Pareeksha Bhavan will conduct the Kerala Nursery Education course first year and second year examination from March 12 to March 26, 2018. The details regarding the same have been uploaded on the official website of the Kerala Pareeksha Bhavan. The written examination for each paper will be conducted for 100 marks and each exam will be of 2 and half hours duration. The candidates would also be given a 15 minutes 'cool off' time before the exam with exam starting at 1:45 pm and ending at 4:30 pm.
The detailed time table for the exam is given below:
March 12, 2018 - Paper VI Child Activities and Methods
March 13, 2018 - Paper V Child Development and Curriculum
March 15, 2018 - Paper IV Child Development and Psychology (paper II)
March 19, 2018 - Paper III Child Development and Health
March 22, 2018 - Paper II Child Development and Psychology
March 26, 2018 - Paper I Philosophical and Sociological foundations of early childhood Education
2nd year students who have not cleared their 1st year exam can appear for the supplementary exam. Those candidates who have not cleared either 1st or 2nd year exams can appear as private candidates in the upcoming March exams. Those who wish to apply for supplementary exam or as private candidates will have to apply in a separate format which is given in the official notification.
Only those candidates who had appeared for the 1st year exam in 2017 can appear in the 2nd year exam as regular candidates in 2018. Regular candidates should fill the application form as provided by the Pareeksha Bhavan and get it attested by the Principal or the Head of the institution. The attested form along with the receipt of the application fee submitted in the treasury should be sent to the Education Director of the concerned department.
To pass in this exam, a student should get minimum 'C' grade.