JNVST 2019 Exam date – The Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) has released the notification for admission of candidates into 6th class for academic years 2019-20 in Navodaya Schools situated in different states all over India. Admissions in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya are made through the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST). As per notification, the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti will conducts JNVST 2019 Exam on April 6, 2019. The online application for the same can be submitted till November 30, 2018

All candidates including those who belong to the SC/ST seeking admission must not have been born before 01-05-2006 and after 30-04-2010 (Both days are inclusive). A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2018-19 in a Govt. /Govt. 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

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti conducts JNVST 2018 Exam on April 6


JNVST 2019 Exam Pattern

The selection test will be of two-hour duration and will have 3 sections with only objective type questions. There are 80 questions in all for 100 marks. 15 Minutes additional time is allowed for reading the instructions.

  1. Mental Ability Test – 40 No. of Questions; 50 Marks (Duration: 60 minutes)
  2. Arithmetic Test – 20 No. of Questions; 25 Marks (Duration: 30 minutes)
  3. Language Test – 20 No. of Questions; 25 Marks (Duration: 30 minutes)

Total – 80 No. of Questions; 100 Marks

A single test booklet comprising of all the three sections will be given to each candidate. Additional time of 30 minutes will be allowed for “Divyang students” (differently-abled students)

The exam paper will be in 21 languages viz., Manipuri, Malayalam, Khasi, Bengali, Bodo, English, Mizo, Oriya, Sindhi (Arabic), Assamese, Garo, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Urdu, Nepali, Sindhi (Devnagri).

Candidates must use Blue or Black Point Pen to mark their answers

Marking of answers with the pencil is strictly prohibited. Candidates should bring their own pens.

Erasing, cutting and overwriting on the answer sheet is not allowed and will lead to disqualification. Further, No change of answer sheet is allowed once the paper is written.


For any query, candidates are requested to check the official website