JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti determines the eligibility criteria of the NVS Selection Test. At present, 661 Vidyalayas across the country out of that 636 are functioning. To get admission into these Navodaya Vidyalayas, candidates will have to appear for JNVST Admission test. It's essential to fulfil the JNVST class 6 Eligibility criteria to appear in 2020 exam. Candidates studying in 5th class during the academic session 2019-20 can Apply for Navodaya Vidyalaya admission. No candidate is allowed to appear in the exam for the second time. As per Class VI eligibility criteria of JNVST 2020, Candidate must be born between May 1, 2007, and April 30, 2011. Read further to get more details about the NVS class 6 Eligibility criteria, the documents required for JNVST class 6 admission and also know about Admission form.
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JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020

JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020 for All Candidates

  • Residence: Only the candidates from the district where Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply.

  • Age Limit: Candidate applying for JNVST must be born on or after May 1, 2007. He/She must be born on or before April 30, 2011. No age relaxation is provided for any reserved categories.

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates must be studying in class 5th during the academic session 2019-20 in a Government/Government aided or other recognized school.

  • Candidates who will be passing ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling on or before September 30, 2019, are also eligible.

  • Candidate must be promoted and admitted to class 5th before September 15, 2019, else they will not be able to fulfil JNVST class 6 Eligibility Criteria.

  • Candidate appeared in JNVST exam earlier then he/she is not eligible to apply for the exam as No candidate is allowed to appear for the second time.

JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020 for Rural Candidates

  • A candidate applying for admission under rural quota must have studied in class 3rd and 4th and 5th from the Government/Government Aided/Government recognized school(s) located in rural areas.

  • The candidate must study in 5th class from the same district where Vidyalaya is situated.

  • Candidates studying under the schemes of NIOS should provide their rural status certificate issued by District Magistrate / Tehsildar / Block Development Officer.

  • At least 75% of the seats in a district will be filled by candidates from rural areas and remaining seats will be filled from the urban areas of the district.

JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020 for Urban Candidates

  • A candidate studied classes 3rd, 4th and 5th in a school located in the urban area for even a single day will be considered as an urban candidate.

JNVST Class 6 Eligibility Criteria 2020 for Transgender Candidates

  • There are no separate reservation criteria for transgender's candidates.

  • they will be included in Boys category, under various sub-categories such as Rural, Urban, SC, ST and Divyang.

JNVST Class 6 Application form 2020

Candidates who fulfil the above-mentioned class 6 Eligibility criteria of JNVST are eligible to fill the application form in online mode. The last date to apply for NVS class 6 admission is September 15, 2019.

How to fill the NVS class 6 admission form?

  • Registration: First of the Parent/Guardian of the candidate need to visit NVS admission portal and register candidate with appropriate details.

  • Filling of Application form: In this step, they need to log in with registration ID and password created during the registration. Next, fill the application form with personal details and other details and submit the required documents.

Documents to be submitted after selection in JNVST

Parents/Guardian of candidates will have to submit the following documents during the admission:

  • Residence Certificate in the prescribed form.
  • Proof for date of birth. If, however, any doubt arises, a medical board will verify it.
  • Proofs for eligibility as per the conditions of JNVs.
  • For candidates seeking admission under rural quota, their parents will also have to submit a certificate concerning the child had studied in an institution situated in a rural area.
  • Any other documents required.

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when will i get the result of class 9

SHRESTHA KUMAR 24th May, 2020

8 February give examination which date result come lucknow


Sir, I am getting 91 marks in JNVST 2020 class 9. I am a general urban boy candidate.Will I be selected or not?

Sharon K Rose Student Expert 24th Apr, 2020


In 2018 the cut off for general category for admission in JNVST class 9 was 70-75 marks considering this you may have decent chances of qualifying in the exam.However, cut off is subjected to change it may increase or decrease slightly depending on number of candidates appeared, number of candidates qualified etc.


Jnvst 2020 6th class entrance paper with answer keys

Yash Dev Student Expert 20th Apr, 2020
Hello student I'm really sorry to inform you but the answer key is not released by the authorised body yet you can get the answer key once its out on our official website.
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when will be released class 6 result

Sai Sri Nandan Ch 15th Apr, 2020


The Phase 1 of JNVST 2020 was conducted in the month of January and the results are expected in the second week of April but have been postponed due to the lockdown. There is no official communication but, they will be declared once the lockdown is lifted.

Meanwhile, the Phase 2 exam has been postponed without any rescheduled date.

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please sir give the entrance exam results class 9 date 2020

Devraj Student Expert 30th Mar, 2020


Please mention the name of entrance exam for which you are talking about. Please provide it so that we can arrange result for you.

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