HSST Exam Pattern 2014 Details of Examination Paper Questions and Marking Criteria
The Higher Secondary School Teacher (HSST) Recruitment exam is conducted by the Kerala Public Service Commission every year for short listing candidates in the concerned job profile. Lots of candidates every year appear in the exam for different subjects including Computer Science/ Computer Applications respectively. The applicants who have applied or will be appearing in the concerned recruitment exam may go through the exam pattern and syllabus of study related information from the details as given here below.
Name of Exam: Higher Secondary School Teachers
Conducting Authority: Kerala Public Service Commission
Mode of Exam: Paper and Pencil Test
Pattern of Exam:
The paper will contain objective type multiple choice based questions from the concerned subject as chosen by the applicant for exam.
Total Marks Allotted: 100
Duration of Exam: one and a half hour
The questions will be in English language only. The candidates with non-English background should see to it that they can answer the questions.
Syllabus for Computer Science Subject:
1. Discrete Structures
2. Computer Graphics
3. Current Trends and Technologies
4. Operating Systems
5. Programming Language Theory
6. Software Engineering
7. Programming in C and C++
8. System Software and Compilers
9. Relational Database Design and Query Languages
10. Computer Arithmetic
11. Data Communication and Computer Networks and
12. Data Structures and Algorithms respectively
Eligibility for HSST:
The candidates for applying to the Higher Secondary School Teachers Exam should have a degree of Post Graduation in Computer Applications/ Computer Science with a minimum percentage of marks being 50% or have a Masters Degree in Engineering (B.Tech/ M.Tech) from either of the disciplines: Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Software Engineering with a minimum of 50% marks along with PGDCA (Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications) from a recognized university for this purpose. The candidates should have studied as the main subjects in their qualifying degree- Physics, Mathematics, and Statistics respectively.
The age of all the eligible applicants should be between 20 and 39 years respectively for this purpose.
Centres of Examination:
Thiruvanathapuram, Kannur, Kollam, Calicut, Malapuram, Kottayam, Alapuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Pathanamthitta
For more details on KPSC HSST Exam 2014, the candidates can use the following contact information:
The Under Secretary II,
Government Wing Recruitment,
Office of Kerala Public Service Commission,