Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Aptitude Test 2021 Postponed

KVPY 2021 – Indian Institute of Science (IISC) Bangalore, the organising institute of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Aptitude Test 2021 has postponed the exam due to the COVID surge in the country. The KVPY 2021 was scheduled to take place on January 9, 2022. No new dates for the test have been announced. 


The official notice on the website reads, “Due to the emerging unprecedented surge of COVID-19 cases, and the subsequent restrictions and weekend curfew in many states, the KVPY-Aptitude Test 2021 to be held on 9th January 2022, is postponed in the larger interest of the students.” 

KVPY is a National Program of Fellowship in Basic Sciences for the students who wish to pursue a career in basic sciences and scientific research. The fellowship is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. 

Students are selected from the science streams from Class 11 to 1st year of any Undergraduate Program in Basic Sciences such as B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S. in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology having aptitude for scientific research.  

Candidates are advised to keep visiting the official website, kvpy.iisc.ernet.in for further updates regarding the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Aptitude Test 2021