KVPY 2015
Urvashi Dalal, 14 Jul 2015, #KVPY

KVPY 2015- Indian Institute of Scienceconducted KVPY Aptitude Test on November 1, 2015 and the applications for the same had started from July 12, 2015. KVPY is a national fellowship programme in Basic Sciences, conducted by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The KVPY fellowship/scholarship programme aims at attracting and motivating students across country to pursue research career and basic science education. The last date to apply was August 30, 2015.

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The KVPY 2015 fellowship grants under  its various categories by the Department of Science and Technology is given in the table below. These amounts of scholarships to the students are provided until their pre-Ph.D level:

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BASIC SCIENCES

Monthly Fellowship

Annual Contingency Grant

SA/SX/SB - during 1st to 3rd years of B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math. / Integrated M.Sc. /M.S.

Rs. 5000

Rs. 20000

SA/SX/SB  - during  M. Sc. / 4th to 5th  years of Integrated M.Sc. /M.S

Rs. 7000

Rs. 28000

 

Exam Name: Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna

 

Commonly known as: KVPY

 

Exam Type:  National Level

 

Conducting organization: Department of Science and Technology (Indian Institute of Science)

 

KVPY 2015 Application Form - KVPY application process started from July 12 continued till August 30. The forms have to be filled online only along with the fee. 

The KVPY Application Fee 2015 for different category is: 

  • For General Category/OBC: Rs. 1000+KVAT @ 5.5%=Rs. 1055
  • For SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 500+KVAT @ 5.5%= Rs. 528

 Click here to apply for KVPY 2015

 

KVPY 2015 Eligibility Criteria – As per the eligibility criteria, only Indian Nationals are eligible for the KVPY fellowships/scholarships. Students who wish to pursue their education in India in the following undergraduate courses are eligible for the KVPY programme:

Students of class X and XII of both government and private schools are eligible for KVPY 2015 scholarships. The students of class XI to first year of undergraduate programme in Basic Sciences namely B.Sc. /B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S. in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology are selected for this coveted National level fellowship/scholarship examination.  

 

KVPY 2015 Exam Pattern - The Exam Pattern of KVPY 2015 in the aptitude test is available in both computer-based and paper-pen formats with 80 questions for SA stream and 120 questions for SB/SX stream to answer. Each year cutoff for both general and SC/ST/PWD candidates is declared by KVPY. The aptitude test does not follow any prescribed syllabus, but students are tested as per the syllabus of class X/XII/First year of B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S as applicable.

 

KVPY 2015 Selection Procedure - The Selection Procedure for KVPY 2015 for the eligible students consists of two stages: Aptitude Test and Interview.  Once the applications as per the eligibility criteria are selected, students are called for written aptitude test.

 

KVPY 2015 Important Dates:  The Important Dates of KVPY 2015 are listed below:

Event

Date

Application form begins

July 12, 2015

Last date for sale of Application form

Aug 30, 2015

Admit Card

Oct 10, 2015

Exam Date

Nov 1, 2015

Result

Dec 21, 2015

KVPY 2015 Admit Card - The KVPY 2015 Admit Card was made available for the students to download from October 10. It is important for the candidates to download the admit card as without which students are not allowed to appear in the test.

 

KVPY 2015 Result - KVPY announced the Result for KVPY 2015 for aptitude test on December 21, 2015. Final result will be announced after both the stages of selection procedure are complete. The students shortlisted from the aptitude test are informed and called for the interview.

 

KVPY 2015 Sample Papers:  The KVPY Sample Paper along with KVPY Answer Keys of the year 2015 is available to download. The sample paper provides an insight about the KVPY aptitude test questions, scores and pattern. The Sample Paper for each eligible category- Stream SA, Stream SB and Stream SX are available.

Address: The Convener, Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

                   Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560012


Fax:
 (080) 2360 1215

 

Telephone: (080) 22932975 / 76, 23601008, 65474150 

 

Website: https://www.kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/main/index.htm

 

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