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Jawahar Navodaya Admissions 2018:Check eligibility, application and selection procedures

Apr 5, 2018 11:02 IST
    All about Navodaya Vidyalaya Admissions
    All about Navodaya Vidyalaya Admissions

    Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti conducts Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Tests for admissions to vacant seats in Class 6th, Class 9th and Class 11th. Students seeking admissions to the Navodaya Vidyalayas can apply for admissions through an online application for JNVST as available for each class on the official website. JNVST is an all India admission test for Navodaya Vidyalayas across the nation except for Tamil Nadu state. Navodaya Vidyalayas are co-educational residential schools that are fully financed and administered by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, an autonomous body. Students seeking admissions to Navodaya Vidyalayas for academic session 2018-2019 can check here all about the admission process including important dates, eligibility criteria as well as Selection Test scheme as mentioned here on this page.

    Key Features of Jawahar Navodaya Admissions:

    Conducted by –Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti

    Level of examination National Level

    Affiliated to Autonomous up to Class 9th and CBSE for Class 10th and Class 12th examinations

    Participating Schools626 functional Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas across 28 states and 07 UTC

    Classes – Class 6th, Class 9th and Class 11th

    Medium of Study Mother Tongue or Regional Language up to Class 8th and English Language starting from Class 9th for Maths and Science and Hindi for Social Science. 

    Latest: Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is Inviting Applications from All across India

    Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas has begun admissions for Class 9th for all Navodaya Vidyalayas across 28 states and 07 UTs. Students seeking admissions to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya that offers almost free of cost education post class 8th (students who have studied in government or government affiliated schools) need to fulfil eligibility criteria and appear for a selection test conducted by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti. Students need to apply for JNV Class 9th admissions for academic session 2018-19 in online mode. Read here to know details about Class 9th admissions at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas.

    Important dates of JNVST 2018 –

    Events

    Key dates

    Last date of applications for Class 6th

    December 07, 2017

    Last date of applications for Class 9th

    April 05, 2018

    Last date of applications for Class 11th

    Not Available

    JNV Selection Test for Class 6th

    April 21, 2018

    JNV Selection Test for Class 9th

    May 19, 2018

    JNV Admission List for Class 11th (based on Class 10th board exam result)

    By the first week of June 2018 (tentative as per the last year)

    JNVST Result for Class 6th

    By the first week of May 2018

     

    JNVST Eligibility Criteria 2018

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    Eligibility for Class 6th

    • Students who are the locale of where the Navodaya Vidyalaya is situated
    • Students must be passed in Class 5th qualifying examination from Government/Govt. Aided, or any other recognised school or ‘B’ certificate Competency Course of National Institute of Open Schooling from the same district
    • They must be between 9 to 13 years of age including all reserved category students
    • The student must be appearing for JNV Selection Test for the first time as the second attempt is not allowed.

    Eligibility for Class 9th

    • Students must be passed in Class 8th qualifying examination from Government/Govt. Aided, or any other recognised school in the district where NV is situated.
    • They must be between 13 to 16 years of age as on May 01 of the year of admission including all reserved category students
    • The students must be studied in English or Hindi medium

    Eligibility for Class 11th

    • Students must be passed in Class 10th qualifying examination from a recognised school affiliated to CBSE or any state board of education in the district where NV is located.
    • They must be between 14 to 18 years of age as on July 01 of the year of admission including all reserved category students
    • Students will be eligible for admissions to Class 11th based on their marks obtained in Class 10th board examinations. A merit list will be prepared for determining same.
    • The students must be studied in English or Hindi medium

    JNVST Application Form 2018 –

    The application form for admissions to Navodaya Vidyalayas is available in online mode and students can apply as per the steps mentioned below –

    1. Visit the official website for JNV admissions 2018 i.e. www.nvshq.org
    2. Register for new admission by clicking on the link for students registration
    3. A new page will open up and students need to get the online application form by selecting their state and district and click on ‘Proceed’
    4. Students need to fill the online application form of Navodaya Vidyalaya Admissions by filling in personal details, Qualifying examination details and preview to upload scanned copies of themselves and their parent
    5. They need to enter the ‘Captcha’ security code and proceed to submit the application form
    6. Students can log in with their registered username and password to download the filled in application form and get it printed out for future references.

    Click here for Class 9th Online Admission Form of Navodaya Vidyalayas

    Check all about JMI School Admissions 2018

    JNVST Test Pattern 2018 –

    JNVST Exam Pattern for Class 6th

    Exam Mode – Pen-Paper based test using OCR sheets

    Test Medium – 21 Languages

    Total Questions – 100

    Total Marks – 100

    Type of questions – Objective types questions with multiple options

    Total exam duration – 2 hours

    Section weightage is under for JNVST Class 6th

    Features

    Details

    Subjects/test type

    Mental Ability Test (MAT), Arithmetic Test (AT) and Language Test (LT)

    Number of questions

    50 questions for MAT,

    25 questions each for AT and LT

    Marks

    MAT: 50 marks,

    AT and LT: 25 marks each

    Test duration

    MAT: 60 minutes

    LT and AT: 30 minutes each

    Marking Scheme

    One marks for each question.

    No negative marking in case of wrong attempts.

    JNVST Exam Pattern for Class 9th

    Exam Mode – Pen-Paper based test

    Test Medium – English and Hindi

    Total Questions – 100

    Total Marks – 100

    Type of questions – Objective types questions

    Total exam duration – 2 hours 30 minutes

    AMU School Admissions 2018 For Class 9th and Class 11th

    Section weightage is under for JNVST Class 9th

    Features

    Details

    Subjects/test type

    English, Hindi, Mathematics and Science

    Number of questions

    15 questions each for English and Hindi,

    35 questions each for Mathematics and Science

    Marks

    English and Hindi: 15 marks each,

    Maths and Science: 35 marks each

    Test duration

    2 hour 30 minutes

    Marking Scheme

    One marks for each question.

    No negative marking in case of wrong attempts.

    JNVST Fee Structure 2018 –

    • There is no fee for Classes up to 8th including boarding, lodging, uniforms and study material
    • The students studying from Class 9th to Class 12th have to pay a nominal fee of Rs. 600 every month. However, children of government employees who have children allowance have to pay Rs. 1500 as fees.
    • Students belonging to reserved categories i.e. SC/ST, Girl students, Divyang or belonging to BPL income families have been exempted to pay any fee.

    JNVST Seats Intake 2018 –

    For Class 6th – Not more than 08 students in each Navodaya Vidyalaya

    For Class 9th – The seat intake for all Navodaya Vidyalayas is as under –

    Category

    Seats

    General

    2581

    SC

    946

    ST

    689

    Boys

    2793

    Girls

    1423

    Rural

    2800

    Urban

    1416

    For Class 11th to be notified in local newspapers by each Navodaya Vidyalaya

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    List of Navodaya Vidyalayas across India –

    State/Union Territory

    Number of Navodaya Vidyalayas

    Andhra Pradesh

    13+02

    Himachal Pradesh

    12

    Punjab

    22+01

    Assam

    27+01

    Jammu & Kashmir

    22+01

    Puducherry

    4

    Arunachal Pradesh

    18

    Jharkhand

    24+02

    Rajasthan

    33+02

    Andaman & Nicobar Islands

    3

    Karnataka

    30+01

    Sikkim

    4

    Bihar

    38+01

    Kerala

    14

    Tripura

    8

    Chandigarh

    1

    Lakshadweep

    1

    Telangana

    9

    Chattisgarh

    27+01

    Madhya Pradesh

    51+02

    Uttar Pradesh

    75+01

    Delhi

    9

    Maharashtra

    33+01

    Uttarakhand

    13

    Daman & Diu

    2

    Manipur

    09+02

    West Bengal

    19+01

    Dadra & Nagar Haveli

    1

    Meghalaya

    11+01

    Goa

    2

    Mizoram

    8

    Gujarat

    33+01

    Nagaland

    11

    Haryana

    21

    Orissa

    30+01

    Total

    638+22**

    **Additional NVs sanctioned for SC/ST students.

    Note: out of 660, 626 are functional Navodaya Vidyalayas.

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