Application Process for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) 2021 begins

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) has begun the online application process for admission to class 6. Candidates seeking admission to class 6th of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya can apply online for the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) 2021 till December 15, 2020 on the official website at

JNVST 2021 will be conducted on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 11.30 am in one phase for admission to Class 6th in all JNVs for the academic session 2021-22. The result of JNVST 2021 is expected to be announced by June 2021.

Candidate studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2020-21 in a Government/ 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 and are born before 01-05-2008 and after 30-04-2012 (both dates are inclusive) are eligible to apply for JNVST 2021


Only the candidates from the district concerned where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply for admission. At present, there are 661 Vidyalayas sanctioned in 27 States and 08 Union Territories.

The selection test will be of two-hour duration from 11:30 am to 01:30 pm and will have 3 sections with only objective type questions. There are 80 questions in all for 100 marks.