JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020
Dinesh Goyal, 28 Oct 2019, #JNVST

JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020 - Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti prescribed the JNVST exam pattern for class 6th. The question paper is divided into three sections: MAT, AT and LT. JNVST 6th class exam pattern includes test duration, maximum marks, test mode and other details. As per the JNVST Class 6 exam pattern 2020, there will be a total of 80 questions for 100 marks. A candidate will have a duration of 2 hours to solve these questions. JNVST exam will be conducted in offline mode through the OMR sheet. This year, NVS is conducting class 6 exams in two phases: I and II. JNVST Class 6 Exam pattern 2020 and Syllabus are the same for both the phases. Read more to know more about JNVST 6th exam pattern, syllabus, types of questions and important topics, etc.

JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020- Overview

Students looking for JNVST Class 6 admission must appear for this exam. So they should know the overview of JNVST Class 6 exam pattern 2020 which is given below:



Exam mode

Offline through OMR sheet

Exam date

Phase I - January 11, 2020
Phase I - April 11, 2020

Exam Time

11:30 am to 01:30 pm

Total No. of question



Mental Ability Test, Arithmetic test and Language Test

Total Marks


Total Duration

120 minutes

JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020 (Section-wise)

Detailed JNVST Class 6th exam pattern which is given in the table below:

Name of Topics

No. of Questions



Mental Ability Test



60 minutes




30 minutes

Language Test



30 minutes




120 minutes

Note: A single test booklet will be given to each candidate which will comprise of all the three sections. Additional time of 30 minutes will be allowed for differently-abled students.

JNVST Class 6 Syllabus 2020

After knowing the JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020, candidates must check the syllabus of the exam for all the sections. Detailed Navodaya Class 6 syllabus 2020 is provided below, refer the same to prepare:

Mental Ability Test (MAT): This is a non-verbal test consisting of questions based on figures and diagrams to assess the general mental functioning of the candidates. The section is divided into ten parts having 4 questions each. A total of 40 questions will be asked from this section as mentioned in JNVST Class 6 exam pattern 2020.

JNVST Class 6 Syllabus 2020 for MAT

Odd Man Out


Figure Matching


Pattern Completion


Figure Series Completion




Geometrical Figure Completion (Triangle, Square, Circle)


Mirror Imaging


Punched Hold Pattern – Folding/ Unfolding


Space Visualization


Embedded Figure


Arithmetic Test (AT): This test is conducted to test the candidate’s arithmetic skills. All the 25 questions of this test are based on the following topics:-

JNVST Class 6 Syllabus 2020 for Arithmetic

  1. LCM and HCF of numbers

  2. Number & Numeric System

  3. Approximation of Expressions

  4. Percentage and its applications

  5. Decimals and fundamental operations on them

  6. Four Fundamental Operations on the Whole Number

  7. Simplification of Numerical Expressions

  8. Conversion of fractions to decimals and vice-versa

  9. Distance, Time and Speed

  10. Fractional Number and four fundamental operations on them

  11. Applications of the number in measure mass, length, time, money, capacity, etc.

  12. Factors and Multiple Including their properties

  13. Profit and loss.

  14. Simple interest.

  15. Perimeter, area and volume

Sample Questions on Arithmetic


Language Test (LT):

  • This test is held to test the candidate’s reading comprehension skills.

  • As per JNVST Class 6 exam pattern 2020, It consists of four passages, including five questions each.

  • All students need to read the passage and choose the answer from the given passage.

Specimen passage and the questions asked in LT


JNVST Class 6 - Method of recording answers

  • Candidates need to fill their roll number in the OMR sheet carefully as mentioned in JNVST class 6 admit card.

  • A separate answer sheet is provided to candidates. They are required to mark their answers at an appropriate place on the sheet.

  • Candidates must bring their blue/black ballpoint to mark the answers on OMR sheet. Use of pencil is strictly not allowed.

  • According to the JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020, students have to opt for one answer from four options. Candidates must select the correct answer and mark the correct corresponding number given against each answer on the sheet.

  • No changes in the darkened answer are allowed.

  • As provided in JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020, 1.25 marks are given for every correct answer and there is no negative marking.

JNVST Class 6 Examination Language

Besides the JNVST Class 6 exam pattern 2020, candidates should also check the available language for the examination in their state. They will have to choose the language examination to attempt.

JNVST Class 6 Exam Languages

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Hindi, English, Tamil, Urdu, Bengali

Andhra Pradesh

Hindi, English, Telugu, Marati, Urdu, Oriya, Kannada

Arunachal Pradesh

English, Hindi


English, Hindi, Assamese, Bodo, Garo, Bengali, Manipuri(Bangla Script),Manipuri (Meitei Mayek)


English, Hindi, Urdu


English, Hindi, Punjabi


English, Hindi


English, Hindi


English, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada


English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi


English, Hindi

Himachal Pradesh

English, Hindi

Jammu and Kashmir

English, Hindi, Urdu


English, Hindi, Urdu, Oriya


Hindi, English, Kannada, Telugu, Marati, Urdu, Malayalam, Tamil


Hindi, English, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada


Hindi, English, Malayalam

Madhya Pradesh

English, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi, Gujarati


English, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Urdu, Telugu, Gujarati


English, Hindi, Manipuri (Meitei Mayek)


English, Hindi, Khasi, Garo, Bengali, Assamese


English, Hindi, Mizo


English, Hindi,


English, Hindi, Telugu, Oriya, Urdu


English, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil


English, Hindi, Punjabi


English, Hindi


English, Hindi, Nepali


Hindi, English, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Urdu


English, Hindi, Bengali

Daman and Diu

English, Hindi, Gujarati

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi

Uttar Pradesh

English, Hindi, Urdu


English, Hindi, Urdu

West Bengal

English, Hindi, Bengali, Nepali, Urdu

JNVST Class 6 Preparation Tips 2020

  1. First of candidate should go through the JNVST Class 6 exam pattern and analyze the syllabus and make a study plan to prepare accordingly.

  2. Make notes on important topics as listed in JNVST Class 6 syllabus 2020 to revise later.

  3. Grasp the concepts and clear all doubts.

  4. Candidate must practice sample papers and previous year question papers to analyze the preparation level.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern 2020

Question: Which books to prepare for JNVST Class 6 Entrance Exam?l


Students should prefer the NCERT Class 5 textbooks and Arihant Books for JNVST 2020 preparation.

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Payal 10th Nov, 2019

Hii aspirants

let me clear your doubt.

There are various sites available online through which youwcan download free sample paper for class 9 or you can buy sample paper of arihant or xam idea for preparation. There two books is quite good. And it will be definately help for you.

I hope my answer will be helpful for you

Good luck


sir please tell me I am student of class ninth and my age is 13 year I want to read again ninth class. I am aligible of filling form of ninth class or not.

Ayshi Ghosh Student Expert 9th Nov, 2019


If you want to repeat your 9th standard, it's fully possible. You just need to talk to your school authorities. You have all rights of a repetition. Also, you need to provide a valid reason like poor academics or health, to be able to repeat. Good luck!


which book best for jnv entrance exam for class9th ..

Rehan Alam Student Expert 25th Oct, 2019

Dear aspirant

If you are in 8th class now, and studied everything very well in previous classes, there is no need to worry. U will pass.

In case you didn't study enough in recent years, just buy any book ( Upkar is well known, or Arihant). check the syllabus and the type or pattern of questions in last year test (mock tests). Then prepare the topics from regular books or the books you used to read in school. After clearing every topic , do practice and practice only. You have enough time from now.

Moreover, you could also look for NCERT textbooks of class 8th. They'll help you out.

All The Best.


SIR,/MAM , i am dhroov singh from uttarpradesh districtt farrukhabad in class 8I want to say you when the forms of class 9

Aditya kumar Student Expert 23rd Oct, 2019
Hello there!


The exact dates haven't been released yet but yes Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti will tentatively release the JNVST Class 9th Admission test notification in the last week of October 2019. The JNVST Class IX admission test will be conducted  in the first week of February 2020 ( between 10 am to 12:30 pm). Admissions will be commenced online for around 630 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, candidates studying in class VIII during 2019-2020 in a Govt./Govt. recognized schools are eligible for JNVST class 9 admission 2020.

For more and detailed information go through https://school.careers360.com/articles/jnvst-class-9-admission

what is date of jnvst application form of class 9th starting

Maniprabha Singh 28th Oct, 2019

JNVST Class 9 Admission Form was released online on October 24, 2019. Students can fill the forms till December 10, 2019.

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