JNVST 2018 Entrance Test Class VI Admission - Exam Dates, Application
JNVST 2018 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Entrance Test Class VI Admission
Last date to apply for admission in Class VI for the session 2018-19 is extended up to 2nd December 2017.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti Hyderabad Region invites applications from the eligible candidates for admission to Class VI of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas of the District, against the vacant seats, which are likely to be available during the academic year 2018
Candidates, aspiring to get admission into class VI at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs), they will have to appear for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test. I would like to intimate all JNVST 2018 aspirants that they may obtain the application form from 25th September 2017 onward
Please check out below all important dates associated with JNVST 2018 including its application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus etc.
About of NVS
In accordance with the National Policy of Education 1986, Govt. of India started Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs). Presently the JNVs are spread in 28 States and 07 Union
These are co-educational residential schools fully financed and administered by Govt. of India through an autonomous organization, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti. Admissions in JNVs are made through the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) at Class VI.
State-wise Distribution of JNV
At present, there are 660 Vidyalayas are sanctioned in 28 States and 07 Union Territories. Out of which 626 are functioning. The State-wise distribution of JNVs sanctioned is as under:
Andhra Pradesh 13+02; Himachal Pradesh 12; Punjab 22+01; Assam 27+01; Jammu & Kashmir 22+01; Pudducherry 04; Arunachal Pradesh 18; Jharkhand 24+02; Rajasthan 33+02; Andaman & Nicobar Islands 03; Karnataka 30+01; Sikkim 04; Bihar 38+01; Kerala 14; Tripura 08; Chandigarh 01; Lakshadweep 01; Telangana 09; Chattisgarh 27+01; Madhya Pradesh 51+02; Uttar Pradesh 75+01; Delhi 09 Maharashtra 33+01 Uttarakhand 13; Daman & Diu 02 Manipur 09+02 West Bengal 19+01; Dadra & Nagar Haveli 01 Meghalaya 11+01; Goa 02; Mizoram 08; Gujarat 33+01; Nagaland 11 and; Haryana 21 Orissa 30+01
Total - 638 + 22 = 660
a) Only the candidates from the district concerned where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply for admission. However, the district where JNV is opened and is bifurcated at a later date, the old boundaries of the district are considered for the purpose of eligibility for admission into JNVST, in case a new Vidyalaya has not started in newly bifurcated district as yet
b) A candidate seeking admission must not have been born before 01st May 2005 and after 30th April 2009; this will apply to candidates of all categories, including those who belong to the SC/ST; in case of doubt of overage candidate seeking admission, they may be referred to the Medical Board for confirmation of the age. The decision of the Medical Board will be final
c) A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2017-18 in a Govt. /Government aided or other recognized schools or ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the same district where he/she is seeking admission
Schools where students have obtained ‘B’ certificate under National Institute of Open Schooling should have accreditation of NIOS. A candidate must successfully complete Class-V in the session 2017-18. Actual admission in Class-VI for the session 2018-19 will be subject to this condition
d) A Candidate claiming admission under rural quota must have studied and passed classes III, IV and V from a Govt. /Govt. aided/recognized school spending one full academic session each year in a school located in rural area
e) Candidates who will be passing ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling on or before 30th September 2017 are also eligible to write admission test provided they are in the prescribed age group
f) A Candidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-V before 15th September 2017 is not eligible to apply
Centre for Exam: Each candidate shall appear for the selection test at the examination centre allotted to him/her as indicated on the Admit Card
On Sunday, the 08th April 2018 at 11.30 A.M. in the States of Jammu and Kashmir (except Leh, Kargil & Doda), Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttrakhand and in the Districts of Dibang Valley and Tawang of Arunachal Pradesh, in the Districts of Chamba, Kullu, Mandi, Sirmour of Himachal Pradesh, in the District of Darjeeling of West Bengal
On Saturday, the 09th June 2018 at 11.30 A.M. in the Districts of Leh, Kargil & Doda of J&K State and in the District of Kinnaur, Shimla and Lahaul & Spiti of Himachal Pradesh State
Language of the Exam: The exam will be conducted in 21 languages including Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, English, Garo, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Khasi, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Mizo, Oriya, Punjabi, Sindhi (Arabic), Sindhi (Devnagri), Tamil, Telugu, Urdu and Nepali
Composition of the Test: The selection test will be of two-hour duration and will have 3 sections with only objective type questions. There are 100 questions in all of 100 marks. Each question carries one mark:
01. Mental Ability Test - 50 No. of Questions; 50 Marks (Duration: 60 minutes)
02. Arithmetic Test - 25 No. of Questions; 25 Marks (Duration: 30 minutes)
03. Language Test - 25 No. of Questions; 25 Marks (Duration: 30 minutes)
Total - 100 No. of Questions; 100 Marks (Duration: 2 Hours)
The test will be objective type with 02 hours duration without any break. Centre for the exam will be Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya of the concerned district
Candidates need to put their correct answers in the separate entrance test. They must use only Blue/Black Ball Point Pen while answering questions.
Issue of Admit Card
The admit card can be downloaded from the office of Common Service Centre as per following schedule: For downloading the admit card, Common Service Centre will be charging Rs.10/-per candidate, which is to be paid by the parent/candidate
For Exam to be conducted on 10th February 2018 for Summer Bound JNVs; and with effect from 15th January 2018 (Monday)
For Exam to be conducted on 08th April 2018 for Winter Bound JNVs and with effect from 23rd March 2018 (Friday)
For Exam to be conducted on 08th June 2018 for Extreme Winter Bound JNVs
The process for applying for JNV Selection Test has been simplified through online process. Detailed and intensive verification of proofs for residence, age, eligibility etc will be done for successful candidates through the laid down procedure
The eligible candidates along with his /her parent/guardians may approach Common Service Centre along with duly filled in certificate from the Head Master of School where the candidate is studying in Class V. The format of certificate may be downloaded from Samiti Website www.nvshq.org
The sample of format is enclosed
In case of candidates from NIOS, candidates should obtain `B’ certificate and residence should be in the same district where he/she is seeking admission
The application for JNV Selection Test 2018 is being processed through Common Service Centre of Ministry of IT, Govt. of India
Official Notification Releasing Date: 25th September 2017
Last Date for submission of Application Form: 2nd December 2017 (Extended)
JNV Selection Test 2018-19 Exam Dates:
JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2018-19
will be held as per following schedule. The last date for uploading online application in the
office of Common Service Centre is
25th November 2017. (Extended to 2nd Dec 2017)
i. On Saturday, the 10th February, 2018 at 11.30 A.M. in the State of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh (except Dibang Valley & Tawang Districts),
Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh (except Chamba, Kinnaur, Mandi, Sirmour, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti and Shimla Districts), Jharkhand,
Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tripura, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, & West Bengal (except Darjeeling),
Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Lakshadweep and Pudducherry.
ii. On Sunday, the 8th April, 2018 at 11.30 A.M. in the States of Jammu and Kashmir (except Leh, Kargil & Doda), Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttrakhand and in the Districts of Dibang Valley and Tawang of Arunachal Pradesh, in the Districts of Chamba, Kullu, Mandi, Sirmour of Himachal Pradesh, in the District of Darjeeling of West Bengal.
iii. On Saturday, the 9th June, 2018 at 11.30 A.M. in the Districts of Leh, Kargil & Doda of J&K State and in the District of Kinnaur, Shimla and Lahaul & Spiti of Himachal Pradesh State.
The result of JNV Selection Test 2018 is expected to be announced by 1st week of April/May/June 2018
Also See : JNVST 2018 Results
For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website .
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