KVPY Result 2018
Khushboo, 14 Sep 2018, #KVPY

KVPY Result 2018: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) will release the (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yozna) KVPY result for the written test in the third week of December 2018. KVPY 2018 result will be made available online in PDF format, separately for SA and SB/SX streams and can be checked using the application number and date of birth. Candidates who appear for KVPY fellowship programme exam can check their KVPY result 2018 through the links to be provided on this page. Along with the result, the cut off marks will also be announced for all the streams.

KVPY result 2018 includes a candidate’s rank, roll number, application number and name. It is released in the form of a merit list, prepared on the basis of marks obtained by a candidate in KVPY aptitude test and interview. The final result of KVPY 2018 will be announced in the second week of April 2019. Students who are selected will be awarded the fellowship provided they satisfty the eligibility for continuation of the same. Read the complete article to know more about how to check KVPY result 2018, cutoff and selection process. 

KVPY Result 2018 - Dates

Students must go through the table to check the dates related to the declaration of the result


Important dates

Admit card

Second week of October, 2018

KVPY 2017 Aptitude Test

 November 4, 2018

KVPY written Result

Third week of December, 2018

Interview session

Second or Third week of January, 2018

Final Result

Second week of April, 2019

Fellowship programme begins

August 2019-2020

How to check KVPY Result 2018?

The steps to check the result of KVPY are given below:


Step 1: Click on the stream-wise links provided in the table below as per category

Step 2: The result in PDF format will open in a new page

Step 3: Candidates have to check whether their roll numbers are there in the list 

Step 4: Download the PDF file and take its printout for further reference


KVPY Result 2018 - Aptitude Test

Stream SAClick HereClick Here
Stream SXClick HereClick Here
Stream SBClick HereClick Here

*Links will be activated in the third week of December, 2018.


KVPY Selection Process 2018


After the registration process is over, students whose KVPY application forms for SA, SX and SB streams are accepted appear for the aptitude test. The exam is held in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode and comprises questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology (PCMB). Those qualifying the test are called to report for the interview to be held from the third week of January to February 2019. The exact interview schedule details will be informed to candidates via mail or made available in the official website. KVPY interview tests a candidate’s knowledge in science and research are tested. The final list of selected candidates is prepared on the basis of a test taker’s overall performance in KVPY aptitude test and interview.  Students will be awarded KVPY fellowship only after they start pursuing undergraduate courses in basic sciences, such as B.S./B.Sc./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./Int. M.S. in subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, and Zoology among others.


Final KVPY Result 2017 - For all Categories

Candidates can have a fair idea as to how the final result looks like and it's content by downloading KVPY result of last year.

Final KVPY Result 2017





Stream SA

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Stream SB

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Stream SX

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How to calculate KVPY Final Result 2018?

Candidates who will qualify both aptitude test and interview will be shortlisted for the KVPY 2018 Fellowships. Candidates must check below to know the criteria for evaluation of KVPY final result 2018 mentioned below -

Final Result = 75% of total marks in Aptitude Test + 25% marks in Interview

KVPY Result 2018 – Revaluation Process

KVPY used to follow the revaluation process till the year 2015. From 2016, it has been removed as the evaluation has, from then on, been done by computer.

KVPY Cutoff Previous Year

Candidates can check here the category-wise KVPY Cutoff Marks 2017 

Aptitude Test KVPY Cutoff 2017 


SB Stream

SA Stream

SX Stream

General Cut off




SC/ST Cut off




PwD Cut off




KVPY Final Cut off 

To get a rough idea of KVPY cut off marks, students can refer to previous years' cut off marks. Category-wise KVPY 2017 cut off marks for each stream of the aptitude test are given below: 


SA Stream

SB Stream

SX Stream

General Cutoff

54 % & above

52 % & above

49 % & above

SC/ST Cutoff

40 % & above

40 % & above

35 % & above

PwD Cutoff

40 % & above

40 % & above

35 % & above


KVPY Result 2018-Important Highlights

A merit list is published category-wise for each stream for KVPY final result 2018

  • A provisional list of candidates for each stream candidates are declared, these candidates are recommended for the KVPY fellowship programme provided they meet the KVPY 2018 eligibility criteria

  • The KVPY final result is available in PDF format. It mentions roll number, application number, name and rank of candidates who have qualified KVPY 2018

  • It must be noted by candidates that no request for re-evaluation of KVPY result is considered under any circumstance.

  • Candidates who obtain the KVPY cutoff marks as per their category are considered qualified for the fellowship programme.

What after declaration of KVPY Result 2018?

After the written test, final selection will be based on a round of interview. Candidates will be awarded fellowship after verification of documents. During the first to third year of B.Sc/B.S/B.Stat/B.Math/Integrated M.Sc/M.S programmes under SA/SX/SB stream candidates are awarded Rs 5000 as a monthly fellowship and Rs 20000 Annual Contingency Grant. During M. Sc. / fourth or fifth years of Integrated M.Sc./M.S./M.Math./M.Stat programmes under SA/SX/SB stream, candidates are offered Rs 7000 as a monthly fellowship and Rs 28000 annually.


KVPY Result Analysis


In 2015, total 97467 candidates sat for KVPY scholarship exam, of which, 3281 were selected to appear for the interview. Out of these, in the final merit list, 2531 were shortlisted for KVPY fellowship program. In the final selection round of KVPY 2014, 781 students were shortlisted out of which 667 were from the general category, 110 belonging to SC/ST and four of them were PwD candidates. More details on KVPY result statistics from the years 2014 and 2015 can be found below:

KVPY Result Analysis for SA Stream


KVPY Result Analysis for SX Stream

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