Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020
Updated on Oct 24, 2019 - 10:17 a.m. IST by Dinesh Goyal

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020-21 - Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) will release the official KV admission 2020 notification for Class 1 to 12 in the last week of February 2020. The admission forms of Kendriya Vidyalaya for class 1 will be released in the first week of March 2020. The KV admission form for class 1 will be accepted in online mode on For Class 1 admission, the minimum age to apply is 5 years. Parents/Guardians can submit the Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2020 forms free of cost. The Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2020 for class 2 to 12 admissions will be conducted in offline mode. Parents/Guardian will have to submit a KV admission form 2020 at respective KVs for class 1 to 12. The admission in Kendriya Vidyalaya will be made based on priority and lottery system. The selection list will be displayed in online and offline mode. Parents should submit the required doduments and admission fee to confirm the Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020. Read the article to know how to get admission in Kendriya Vidyalaya including dates, eligibility criteria, admission process, etc.
Latest- Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission Form 2020 to be released in March 2020. Check the details below

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020-21 - Dates

Parents/ Students can check the tentative dates for KV admission 2020 which are created based on last year's details. Keep the required ready to apply for admission in Kendriya Vidyalaya on time-

Kendriya Vidyalaya Class 1 Admission Dates (Tentative)


Tentative Dates

Advertisement Releasing Date

Last week of February 2020

Start of KV admission 2020

March 1, 2020 from 8 am

Last Date to submit Kendriya Vidyalaya admission form

March 19, 2020 till 4 pm

Kendriya Vidyalaya 1st Admission List Releasing Date

March 26, 2020 - First admission list

KV Admission 2nd Notification Date

(If seats remain vacant under SC/ST and RTE provision)

March 30, 2020

KV Online Registrations (for 2nd Notification)

March 30, 2020 - April 6, 2020

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission for Second Notification

April 8, 2020 - April 15, 2020

Release of 2nd Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission List

April 9, 2020

Release of 3rd Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission List

April 23, 2020

Kendriya Vidyalaya Class 2 Admission 2020 Dates Onwards (except class XI)


Tentative Dates

KV Registration Start Date

April 2, 2020 (8 am)

Last Date for Registration

April 9, 2020 (4 pm)

Admission List Releasing Date

April 12, 2020

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission Period

April 12, 2020 to April 20, 2020

KV Admission Last date

April 30, 2020

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 Dates for Class 11


Tentative Dates

KV Class 11th admission Start Date

Within 10 days after the CBSE 10th result declaration

KV class 11 admission list date

Within 10 days after the start date

KV Admission for Non-KV students

Only after the admission of KV students

KV Admission Last Date

July 1, 2020

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission Procedure at Glance

  • Fill KV admission form

  • Download KVS admission list

  • Submit documents at respective KVs (if selected)

  • Pay the Fee and start studying.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020-21 - Eligibility Criteria

KVS determined some eligibility conditions which are mandatory to be fulfilled by each student to be eligible for KV admission 2020. The eligibility conditions are given below:


The children of Indian Nationals can apply for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020.

The children of Foreign Nationals who are located in India due to any reason are also eligible for KVS admission 2020.

Age Limit for KV Online Admission 2020

Student’s age should not be less than the minimum age and should not be more than the maximum age limit. In short, his/her age should lie between the given age limit as on March 31, 2020. In case of a differently-abled child, the maximum age can be relaxed by two years by the Principal of respective KVs.

Age Limit for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission


Age Limit (In years as on March 31, 2020)

Class 1

5 to 7

Class 2

6 to 8

Class 3

7 to 9

Class 4

8 to 10

Class 5

9 to 11

Class 6

10 to 12

Class 7

11 to 13

Class 8

12 to 14

Class 9

13 to 15

Class 10

14 to 16

Note: There is no age limit for class 11 and 12 admissions, but students should be seeking for Kendriya Vidyalaya admission in the year of passing class 10 and 11 examinations. In short, there should be no gap between the year of passing the previous examination and seeking admission.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020-21 - How to apply?

KV admissions forms can be submitted in online mode through KVS admission portal. The application submission process is mainly divided into two parts:

  • Registration

  • Filling and submitting admission form

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 1

  • Go to the KVS admission portal:

  • Click on 'New Registration' button.

  • Read the instructions carefully and enable the checkbox of declaration, then click on proceed.

  • KV registration window will open on the screen. Enter the name of Child, Parent's name, DOB, E-mail Id, Mobile Number and other details in the appropriate fields.

  • Enter the captcha code as shown and click on the 'register' button.

  • An OTP will be sent to the entered mobile number. Enter the same and submit to confirm the contact details.

  • Login details will be shown on the screen. Note them down and keep it safe for further references.

Filling and submitting Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission Form 2020

  • After registration, click on the login tab given on the top bar and enter login details generated during registration and captcha code as shown, then click on the login button.

  • Now, KV online admission application form will open on the screen. Enter the basic information and personal details as asked and click on the next button.

  • Now, select the choice of Schools from the given list of schools. A student can choose up to three schools for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020.

  • Then, upload the scanned copy of the student’s photo and DOB certificate in specified format and size.

  • On declaration and submit page read all the declaration and click on the checkbox to ensure that the declarations are accepted.

  • Then click on Save to Preview button after that click on the preview button.

  • Check all the details in the form if everything is correct then Submit application form else edit it.

  • An OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number and note down the generated application submission code.

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Documents Required for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020

  • Birth Certificate or proof of DOB

  • Passport Size photo of child

  • Residence Proof

  • SC/ST/OBC certificate

  • EWS/BPL certificate

  • An affidavit in the case of Single Girl Child

  • Service certificate of employee

  • A proof of relationship of child’s parents with grandparents.

Priority Category System of Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020

KV admissions are provided to the children on the basis of priority of their category. The preference order Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2020 is fixed which are given below:

Priority order For Civil/Defence Sector KVs

Preference Order

Children of (Transferable, and non-transferable)


Central Govt. Employees, and Ex-servicemen.


Employees of Autonomous Bodies / Public Sector Undertaking of the Government of India.


State government employees.


Employees of Autonomous Bodies / Public Sector Undertaking of the Government of India.


Children of any other category and Foreign National Officials.

Priority order for Kendriya Vidyalaya Under Public Sector Undertakings/ Institutes Of Higher Learning


Note: In case two or more students have the same category for a seat then preference will be decided on the basis of number of transfers of the parents in the last 7 years.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 - Reservation System

Out of the total 40 seats in each class and in each KV, 10 seats are reserved for SC, ST, and Physically Disabled category students. The detailed KV admission reservation system is given in the following table.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Reservation System


Reserved seats

Scheduled Caste (SC)


Scheduled Tribes (ST)

7.5 %

Physically Disabled (PH)




Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 Process

The admission process of KV is different for class 1, 2 to 8, and classes 9, 10, 11, and 12. However, the priority category system and the reserved seats under RTE are similar for each class. Check the following sections to know about KVS admission process for each class:

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 1

There will be no admission test for class 1 admission. The seats are filled at two phases as explained below:

  • First Phase: In this phase, 10 seats out of 40 are filled as per RTE provision by draw of lots from all applications of SC/ST/EWS/BPL/OBC/Differently abled children.

  • Second Phase: The remaining 30 seats are filled as per priority category system. After phase 1, the vacant reserved seats of SC/ST will also be filled as per priority category system.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 2 to 8

  • There will be no admission test for class 2 to 8 KV admission 2020.

  • The seats are given to the students as per priority category allotment system.

  • In case the number of applications are more than the number of seats, then lottery system will be followed in each category.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 9

  • There will be an admission test to to conduct class 9 KV admissions, after which a merit- list will be prepared for each category separately.

  • Admission test comprises of Maths, Hindi, English, Science, and Social Science subjects.

  • The duration of Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission test is 3 hours which will carry 100 marks in total.

  • The minimum qualifying marks are 33% for general category students, and 25% for the reserved categories.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 11

KV admission in class 11 in different streams will be given to the students as per their aggregate marks in class 10 exams as given below:

Minimum Qualifying Marks for class 11 KV Admission


Minimum aggregate marks






All passed KV students

If two or more students have equal marks in class 10 then inter-se-merit of such student will be decided on then student with higher marks in Maths will be selected for Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2020. If tie continues then Maths and Science marks will be considered after that older candidate will be given preference.

After admitting KV students, if seats remain vacant then KV admissions can be granted to non-KV children as per priority category system defined above.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for Class 10 and 12

If the strength of class 10 or 12 is less than 40 in any KV then Deputy Commissioner of the Region will open class 10th and 12th KV admission 2020 as per the availability of seats. These admissions will be provided on the basis of following conditions:

  • The child should be studying in a CBSE-affiliated school.

  • Student seeking for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 in class 10 or 12, must have scored aggregate 55% marks in class 9 or 11 exams respectively.

  • Student will have to opt from the available combination of subjects in Kendriya Vidyalayas.

Draw of Lots for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020

  • A committee is constituted at every Kendriya Vidyalaya to monitor the system of draw of lots.

  • This system is followed for KVS admission in class 1 or other class.

  • In case two or more students of particular category having same number of transfers then this system is followed to give allot the seats.

  • There will be a total of 5 members in the committee as shown below and 6th member can be nominated by Principal.

KVS Admission Committee Members for Draw of Lots


Kendriya Vidyalaya Fees

The fee structure of Kendriya Vidyalaya includes admission, re-admission, computer, and seven other types of the fee. The computer fee is applied from class 3 onwards, and Vidyalaya Vikas Nidhi fee is applied to all the classes. Find full KV fee details in the following table:



Admission Fee

Rs. 25.00

Re-Admission Fee

Rs 100.00

Tuition Fee

Class IX & X (Boys)

Rs 200.00

Class XI & XII Commerce & Humanities (Boys)

Rs 300.00

Class XI & XII Science (Boys)


Computer Fund

Class III onwards wherever Computer Education is being imparted

Rs 100.00

Computer Science Fee. (for elective subjects) + 2 stage

Rs 150.00

Vidyalaya Vikas Nidhi (Classes I - XII)

Rs. 500.00


Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020

Question: What is the class strength at Kendriya Vidyalayas?


In each KV, a total of 40 students are admitted in each class. But the Principal of Vidyalaya can extend class strength upto 50 on the basis of various provisions.

Question: Can students of State Boards/ICSE/NIOS apply for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020?


Yes, the students of State Boards/ICSE/NIOS can apply for KVS admission 2020. Such students will be considered for admission if vacancies exist.

Question: Can I apply for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020 for other KV, if I am already a KV student?


Yes, you can apply for the same by producing the transfer certificate of your parents. If you want to change KV due to some other reasons then you can contact your respective KV authority.

Question: What is the Fee to apply online for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020?


There is no fee to apply online for KVS admission 2020. The fee to be paid after selection.

Question: What are the documents required to apply online for KV admission?


Scanned copy of passport size photo and DOB certificate should be submitted while filling Kendriya Vidyalaya admission form. Other documents to be submitted at respective KV after selections which may vary as per Vidyalaya requirements.

Question: Can I apply online for class 6 Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2020?


No, you can not apply for class 6 admission in online mode. Online applications are accepted for class 1 only and for other classes applications are accepted in offline mode.

Question: When will Kendriya vidyalaya admission 2020 for class 1 commence?


The online registration for KV Class 1 admission will start in March 2020.

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