What is KVPY?

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is a national level fellowship programme in Basic Sciences conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. The KVPY fellowship/scholarship programme is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, is held to attract and motivate students across the country to purs..Read More

KVPY Application Details

  1. Click on link of KVPY application form 
  2. Candidates ned to fill the application form online mode only 
  3. Candidates can remit the application fee in online mode or using challan 
  4. The application form of KVPY can be submitted in online mode only 

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KVPY Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligibility for Stream SA - Class XI students with Science stream, with at least 80% aggregate in Mathematics and Science in Class X boards are eligible to apply for the exam. For SC/ST/PWD category candidates, at least 70% aggregate marks in Mathematics and Science are required to be eligible for the KVPY fellowship/scholarship programme
  • Eligibility for Stream SX - Class XII Students with Science stream, who have obtained a minimum of 60% marks in Class XII boards and 80% in Class X boards, are eligible for the KVPY fellowship/scholarship programme. For SC/ST/PWD category candidates, a minimum of 50% marks are required in Class XII boards and 70% in X Class boards
  • Eligibility for Stream SB - Candidates must have secured a score of minimum 60% marks in Class XII with Science stream. For SC/ST/PWD category candidates, at least 50% marks are required at 10+2 level

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KVPY Exam Fee

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KVPY Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Ten
KVPY Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
Mathematics
111125
Physics
101025
Chemistry
7725
Biology
9925
Mathematics
6640
Physics
141440
Chemistry
171740
Mathematics
6640
Physics
141440
Chemistry
171740
Disclaimer: Based on our Prepmeter tool.

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JIBIN THOMAS 10 days ago

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JIBIN THOMASLast Seen: 1 week 2 days agoJoined on: 19-Jan-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Is there any aptitude test for iiser without appearing kvpy.If so then how and when could I apply for the exam?

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 1 min 26 sec agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
There are 3 channels in IISER - KVPY, JEE, and SCB through which candidates can apply for and candidates opting for SCB channel have to appear in IISER Aptitude Test 2018. Also, there is no ...Read More
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Nemichand PatvariLast Seen: 1 week 1 day agoJoined on: 19-Jan-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Can I get a link for kvpy previous year papers 2015 to 2017

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 1 min 26 sec agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
You can download the previous year papers with answer key through below links - http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/main/2015-questionpapers.htmhttp://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/main/2016-questionpapers.htmhttp://...Read More
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B nayak 22 days ago

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B NayakLast Seen: 2 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 18-Jun-2017Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Class 12

I have qualified kvpy SB stage 1 but I am not enrolled in any college rathr I am repeating for NEET.Then what should I do for the interview?

I want to attend the interview but as I am not enrolled in any college so i couldn't get study certificate.Then what to do so that I am not disqualified?

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Amita Jain 20 hours ago

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Amita JainLast Seen: 2 hours 28 min agoJoined on: 18-Sep-2017Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Dear Venkateswar Nayak I am afraid there is little you can do in this given that you are not eligible to appear for SB Stream of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna (KVPY) scholarship scheme in the...Read More

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