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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Dileep Bc Dil 21 hours ago

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Dileep Bc DilLast Seen: 20 hours 35 min agoJoined on: 05-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Are droppers eligible for kvpy?

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Muskan 23 hours ago

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MuskanLast Seen: 14 hours 35 min agoJoined on: 13-Aug-2017Education Interest: ICSEEducation Level: Below Class 10

Is there an option in bio and math section in sb and sx in kvpy? Is it mandatory to take pcbm?

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Aditya tiwari 9 days ago

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Aditya TiwariLast Seen: 10 hours 1 min agoJoined on: 05-Apr-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Class 12

Is there any schlorship porgram for medical student through kvpy. If yes then provide complete details.

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Yuktha SrivastavaLast Seen: 16 hours 31 min agoJoined on: 24-Jun-2017Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello, No according to my knowledge KVPY exam is only for scholarship to those students who are in class 11/12 or in the first year 1st year of any undergraduate Program in Basic Sciences namely B.Sc...Read More
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Suryasis 10 days ago

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SuryasisLast Seen: 12 hours 21 min agoJoined on: 17-Dec-2016Education Interest: CompetitionEducation Level: Class 12

With 103 rank in kvpy in SC catagory can i get a seat in IISc?

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