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Kerala Public Service Commission (PSC) will be conducting exams to recruit eligible candidates for the post of High Secondary School Teachers (HSST). The recruitment will be for teachers in various subjects like English, Hindi, Malayalam, Sanskrit, Tamil, Mathematics, Social Studies, Physical Science, Natural Science etc.
Candidates who have applied for this post should start their preparation at the earliest. This will give enough time to complete the syllabus and to revise and practice more question papers and mock tests. Through this article, we give all applicants an idea of study materials that can help in the preparation for exam. Candidates should have a clear idea about the syllabus and pattern of the exam so that they can choose the best study materials for preparation.
Kerala PSC HSST 2022 Overview
|Kerala PSC Higher Secondary School Teacher (HSST) 2021
|Higher Secondary School Teacher (HSST)
|Kerala Higher Secondary Education
|Examination and Personal interview
Candidates should have a clear idea about the exam pattern. The following table shows the marks and time duration of Higher Secondary School Teacher exam.
|Research Methodology/ Teaching Aptitude
|1 hour 15 minutes
|Salient Features of Indian Constitution, Social Welfare Legislations and Programmes
|Renaissance in Kerala, General Knowledge & Current Affairs
- The exam will be conducted with Objective type questions.
- There will be a total of 100 questions with one mark for each question.
- There will be a negative marking of 0.33 marks for each wrong answer.
Kerala PSC HSST Study Materials
It is essential to get your hands on the best study materials to prepare in the best possible manner. Candidates should be aware of the syllabus and then have access to the required books, coaching classes and other materials. In this article we have mentioned some of the books that are helpful for PSC exam preparation. Apart from that you will also get the links to some of the previous years’ question papers, mock tests and video classes.
Kerala PSC HSST Exam – Useful Books
|Easy Handbook for HSA, HSST Exams and SET
|High school grammar by Wren and Martin’s English Grammar and Composition
|Wren and Martin’s
|Fast Track Objective Arithmetic (Arihant)
|Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations
|S.Chand, R.S. Agarwal
|WIN Kerala PSC Exam Book
|SCERT and NCERT textbooks from class 8 to 10
|E. Sreedhara Menon
|Kerala Navodhanam Talent Publication
Kerala PSC HSST Exam – Video Classes
Video classes are more helpful than books and other pdf materials as these visuals are etched in the memory. These help candidates to memorize the topics in a better way.
Kerala PSC HSST Previous Years’ Question Paper
Attempting previous question papers is an important part of any exam preparation. While going through the previous papers, candidates get an idea about the important topics in the syllabus. Some questions are repeated every year. Practicing these papers gives the candidates an idea about frequently asked questions and topics and this will help them to ensure that they cover these topics thoroughly. Once they have attempted few papers, candidates get an idea about the time they can spend on a question and about negative marking. This will help them greatly during the exams.
Kerala PSC HSST Exam Mock Tests
Mock tests are also equally important in preparing for any exams. They are replicated tests based on the actual exam pattern. They provide a better perspective of what kind of questions will appear in the exam. They also provide much practice and helps in time management too.
Entri App provides a great online platform for all those aspiring to appear for various bank exams, government exams and other competitive exams. Our team of experts provide short and precise video classes which helps in learning the concepts. Users get access to flash cards and quizzes and can attempt unlimited mock exams with the same pattern as that of the real exams. We also provide PDFs of previous years’ question papers with solutions.