How to fill KVPY 2020 Application form
Updated on Nov 28, 2019 - 4:10 p.m. IST by Dinesh Goyal

How to fill KVPY 2020 Application Form - Filling the KVPY registration form is a completely online process. Students of class 11, 12 and 1st year of UG (Basic Sciences) are eligible to fill KVPY form. Registration, filing of the application form, documents submission and pay the fees are the integral parts of this article on how to fill KVPY 2020 application form. KVPY 2020 registration window will open tentatively from July 8 to August 20, 2019. Students wondering for how to fill KVPY application form 2020 should know that they should have a valid Email ID and active mobile number before starting with form filling. Apart from this, they should keep their documents ready to complete the KVPY registration process. They will have to also pay KVPY registration fees of Rs. 1000 (Rs. 500 for SC/ST/PWD) before August 31, 2020, to submit the form. KVPY aptitude test will be held tentatively on November 1, 2020 at the national level. Go through entire article get details information about how to fill KVPY 2020 application form and other related aspects.

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KVPY 2020 Registration Form - Dates

Before going into the details of how to fill KVPY 2020 application form, students should go through the following table to know about the start date, last date and other dates of KVPY 2020 etc.

Dates to fill KVPY 2020 Application Form


Tentative Dates

Official Notification Releasing Date

July 8, 2020

KVPY Registration Start Date

July 8, 2020

KVPY Form Last Date

August 20, 2020

Last Date to Pay KVPY Fees

August 31, 2020

KVPY Aptitude Test Date

November 1, 2020

Eligibility Required for KVPY 2020 Registration

KVPY exam is held for three streams: SA, SX and SB. So before knowing about how to fill KVPY 2020 application form, students should know about their stream. They can check the following overview of KVPY Eligibility:

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  • For SA: Class 11 students studying science subjects during 2020-21 comes under this stream.

  • For SX: Students studying in class 12 with science subjects during 2020-21 are eligible to fill KVPY registration form under SX stream.

  • For SB: Students enrolled in 1st year of UG program in basic science during 2020-21 can apply for SB stream.

KVPY Registration Process - Documents to Keep Ready

Keeping some documents ready before starting with the KVPY 2020 application form helps to fill the form hassle-free. So a student should keep ready the scanned copy of the following documents in advance. Then, know how to fill KVPY 2020 application form:

Document Name

Size and Format

Candidate’s signature on white paper with blue and black ink

Less than 80 KB in JPG/JPEG format

Candidate’s Recent and coloured photograph with white background

Less than 150 KB in JPG/JPEG format

Caste Certificate in case of SC/ST category

Less than 300 KB in PDF format

Medical Certificate for PwD students

Less than 300 KB in PDF format

Other Things to Keep ready before beginning with KVPY registration process

  • Active Mobile Number

  • Valid Email-ID

  • Credit/debit card/net banking to pay KVPY registration fees

How to fill the KVPY 2020 Application Form?

Students can fill KVPY 2020 registration form in online mode only. They can apply individually as no communication or attestation through school is not required to apply. KVPY 2020 registration process is mainly categorized into four major steps:

  • Register online for KVPY 2020

  • Then fill the details in KVPY registration form

  • Now, upload the required documents in specified requirements.

  • In the last step, pay KVPY registration fees and download confirmation page.

So here are the detailed procedure to complete each step of the KVPY registration process successfully:

1. KVPY Online Registration 2020

  • In the starting, go to KVPY official website: and open the link of application form.

  • Instruction page will open on the screen. Read and understand them carefully. Then enable to disclaimer checkbox and tap the link of Login button.

  • First-time users will have to click on New registration while who have already registered can directly continue with form filling.

  • A list of recommended web-browsers will appear on the screen. Ensure that the web browser matches one of them.

  • The registration page will open on the screen. In this enter the following details:
    Candidate’s Name
    Date of Birth
    Present Class (Stream will be auto-filled on the basis of class chosen)
    Mobile number & Email ID (Also confirm them by re-entering)
    Nationality (Only Indian Nationals are eligible)
    Captcha as shown on KVPY registration window

  • Now, Click on “I agree” and submit the KVPY form by hitting the button of register.

  • A pop-up dialogue box will open on the screen. Click on the OK button to accept it.

  • A message will be shown on the screen which shows the KVPY 2020 registration process has been completed successfully and login details have been sent to the Email ID & mobile number. Now, close it.

KVPY registration 2020 form will look like as shown below:

2. Filling KVPY Registration Form

  • In this step, students will have to log in to KVPY candidate window by entering their User ID and password sent to the registered Email ID and mobile number.

  • On the dashboard, click on the link for “Go to Application” given on the right upper side.

  • Enter the following details in KVPY 2020 registration form:
    Personal details: Fill in details such as gender, category, address. Then click on the ‘Save and Next’ button to proceed further.
    Academic Details: Previous and current class details, name and address of the school or college and then click on the ‘Save and Next’ button.

3. Upload Documents

  • In this step, students will have to fill the section named as upload and test preferences.

  • Choose the language of the test (English/Hindi) and exam city preferences to appear for the aptitude test.

  • Now, upload the required documents in the specified format.

  • Click on the preview button and check all the details carefully. If any information is wrong then edit the form to make it correct. After ensuring all the details are correct, click on the OK button.

  • Now, submit the form after entering captcha shown on the screen.

4. Pay KVPY Registration Fees

  • This is the last and most important step of how to fill KVPY 2020 application form.

  • After submitting the form, students will have to proceed to pay the application fees.

  • They can see the details of fees on the screen along with the options to pay the fees.

  • They can pay KVPY registration 2020 fees via credit card, debit card or internet banking.

  • To pay the fee through credit card, enter the card number, expiration date, CVV/CVC and card holder name. Then submit it and pay the fee by entering OTP sent by bank to the registered mobile number.

  • After Paying the Fee, note down the Transaction number shown on the screen.

KVPY 2020 Registration Fees

  • Rs. 1000 for general category students

  • Rs. 500 for SC/ ST/ PwD students

Check KVPY Registration Form Status

  • Students can check the status of their KVPY 2020 form in online mode.

  • They will have to open KVPY login window to check the same.

  • After final submission, they should take a printout of the KVPY 2020 registration form and keep it safe for later use.

KVPY Contact Details

Students who have any doubt regarding registration or how to fill KVPY 2020 application form can contact KVPY officials via call or Email using the following contact details:

  • 08022932975

  • 08022932976

  • 08023601008

  • 08022933536

  • Email to

KVPY help desk is available from 10 am 5 pm except Saturday and Sunday.

KVPY Exam Centres

While filling KVPY 2020 registration form, a student will have to choose 4 cities which are preferable to appear for the exam. KVPY Exam centres are allotted as per preferences choose but due to unavoidable reasons (such as seat not vacant in particular exam centre) alternate exams centre can be allotted to a student. Here’s the state-wise exam city list which will help students to decide their preferences:

KVPY Exam Cities



Andhra Pradesh

Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Tirupathi, Visakhapatnam

Arunachal Pradesh



Guwahati, Tezpur






Bilaspur, Raipur


New Delhi




Mapusa, Panaji


Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara


Ambala, Faridabad, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Gurgaon, Hisar

Jammu & Kashmir



Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi


Belagavi, Bengaluru, Chikkamangaluru, Davanagere, Bidar, Chikkaballapura, Dharwad, Kalaburagi, Mandya, Hassan, Hubballi, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Puttur, Shivamogga


Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Indore


Amaravati, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Thane






Bhubaneshwar, Rourkela




Jalandhar, Patiala, Ludhiana, Mohali


Ajmer, Jodhpur, Sikar, Jaipur, Udaipur

Tamil Nadu

Chennai, Coimbatore, Kanchipuram, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem





Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Noida, Varanasi, Allahabad, Greater Noida, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Lucknow,



West Bengal

Asansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kolkata, Siliguri

What After filling KVPY 2020 Registration Form?

  • After filling the form, students should start preparing for the aptitude test.

  • They should check KVPY syllabus 2020 to know about the topics and subjects they need to study.

  • They should take help from experts or seniors to devise a preparation strategy for the exam.

  • They will be able to download KVPY admit card 2020 in the first week of October 2020 which will comprise of student’s exam centre address and other details.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - How to fill KVPY 2020 Application form

Question: Can I correct my details after submitting KVPY 2020 registration form?


No, you can not edit details after submitting KVPY registration form. But you can contact KVPY help desk for help, if they can.

Question: What should I write in address if there is no house number or colony?


You should enter any nearby landmark in 1st line and village name in 2nd line. 3rd line is optional you can leave it.

Question: Is there any chances to extend KVPY form last date?


KVPY registration last date may extend due to some internal reasons or technical glitch during the last days of registration.

Question: Can I fill KVPY 2020 registration form 2nd time after filling a form with wrong details?


Yes, you can fill KVPY 2020 form for second time but your mobile number and Email-ID should be different than the previously entered.

Question: Can 10th student fill KVPY 2020 registration form?


No, class 10 students can not fill KVPY 2020 form. But they can start preparing to appear next year KVPY exam.

Question: Can I pay KVPY fees later?


After registration, you can pay KVPY Fees anytime before the last date.

Question: What should I do if KVPY registration website is not working?


It can be a technical glitch due to heavy traffic. You can apply later or contact KVPY helpdesk.

Question: Can I fill KVPY 2020 application form through phone?


Yes, you can fill the form through phone by following the instructions given in the section of “how to fill KVPY 2020 application form”.

Question: What should I write if my percentage is 86.5?


You should round it off and enter 87 or 86.

Question: Am I eligible for KVPY SA with 74.5% marks in class 10?


If you are a general then you are not. But SC/ST/PH students are eligible with these marks.

Question: Is it possible to pay application fee offline?


No, The entire KVPY registration process is online, so the application fee can not be paid offline.

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recommend any study material for sx stream . to get kvpy fellowship

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 26th Jan, 2020

Your basics need to be right and for that you need to study from NCERT books.

For Mathematics: Problem in IIT Maths, Mathematics for Class 12 by RD Sharms

For Physics: Fundamentals of Physics by David Halliday, Robert and Jearl

Concept of Physics by DC Pandey

Tata Mc Graw Hill's book by HC Verma

Principles of Physics by Resnick and Haliday

For Chmistry: Modern ABC of Chemistry

NCERT Physical and Organic Chemistry

For Biology: Elementary Biology by Bhatia and Tyagi


wat do u mean by kvpy sb stream.

jishua thomas 26th Jan, 2020

hello aspirant,,,

Stream SX : The students studying in class 12 (Science Subjects) have to choose Stream SX while appearing for KVPY Exam 2018. Stream SB : The students studying in first year of any undergraduate program in Basic Sciences, B.Sc./B.S./B. Stat./B. Math./Int.

hope this information was useful to you..

all the best



Malini S N 19th Jan, 2020


You can apply for the stream SX exam and to be eligible,you must score a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) in Mathematics and Science subjects (PCB) in Class 12th. You should have also obtained at least 75% (65% in case of SC/ST/PWD) in class 10th.

If you have enrolled yourselves in the first year of an undergraduate program in basic Sciences,then you will be eligible for SB stream exam and you will be eligible if you have a aggregate of  60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) in Maths and science subjects in class 12th exams.


i am in 12 mpc now. can i appear for kvpy exam?

sudheer kumar 16th Jan, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

Yes you can apply for KVPY exam this year. As kvpy is conducted for students of class 11 and 12 every year.

Visit the given link for more information:


kvpy exam kya h.................

Aditya kumar Student Expert 5th Jan, 2020
Hi Praveen


  • Actually KVPY stands for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana .

  • It is a national level scholarship examination which is conducted to promote and encourage highly talented  students to opt for research .
This exam is especially for those students who want to pursue higher education in basic science.

  • It is initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India.

  • As per the eligibility criteria of KVPY , those who are in class 11th, 12th and 1st year of UG courses in basic science are eligible for SA, SX and SB streams, respectively

For detail information about Kvpy and more go through our page for which link is provided below :-

I hope that it helps you

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