Applications pour in for PGT, TGT posts in TS

A total of 1,01,181 candidates applied for 2,932 PGT and TGT posts as on Wednesday, and the last date for submitting applications was extended to August 10 (Friday)

By Author  |  Published: 8th Aug 2018  9:01 pm
Telangana Residential Educational Institutions Recruitment Board logo.

Hyderabad: The recruitment drive for Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) and Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) posts in residential educational institutions societies evoked a huge response from aspirants across Telangana.

A total of 1,01,181 candidates applied for 2,932 PGT and TGT posts as on Wednesday, and the last date for submitting applications was extended to August 10 (Friday). Candidates can register on https://treirb.telangana.gov.in/.

The Telangana Residential Educational Institutions Recruitment Board (TREI-RB), which was entrusted with the recruitment to 5,318 posts (PGT, TGT, junior lecturers and degree lecturers) in REI societies, issued notifications for 3,678 posts so far. Among the notifications issued, 960 constituted TGT and 1,972 PGT posts, and maximum applications are for these posts.

The recruitment board also issued notifications for the recruitment of 281 junior lecturers, including 89 for Telangana Minorities Residential Educational Institutions Society, 40 for Telangana Tribal Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society, 149 for Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society, three for Telangana Residential Educational Institutions Society and 465 degree lecturers in various residential educational institutions societies.

Now the board is preparing to issue notifications for physical directors, librarians, art and craft teachers and non-teaching posts. It is also making arrangements for conducting the recruitment examination for the post of PGT and TGT in October, and to also deploy successful candidates in schools in October itself.