The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is conducted and administered by the Indian Institute of Science(IISc) Bangalore. KVPY 2019 is a national-level scholarship programme which is organised to encourage students pursuing courses in basic sciences. Class 11th, 12th & UG Science Students can appear for the KVPY fellowship exam under three streams - SA, SX and SB respectively. IISc Bangalore will conduct KVPY 2019 on November 3, 2019 in the online mode. The application form for the same will be released in the second week of July 2019 and will be available till the last week of August. The KVPY 2019 admit card will be released in the third week of October 2019 and the result will be out in the third week of December 2019. Candidates who qualify the aptitude test will have to appear fro the final round of selection which is the interview. After the conclusion of the interviews, the final KVPY result will be released in April 2020. Candidates shortlisted in the final merit list will be awarded the KVPY scholarship 2019.
The final marks allotted to candidates are calculated by giving 75% weightage to performance in KVPY aptitude test and 25% to performance in the interview. The final shortlisted candidates are awarded with KVPY fellowship.
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The eligibility criteria for all the categories of KVPY 2019- SA, SB and SX are different. While SA is taken by students studying in class 11, SX is for students in class 12 and SB is for students in their first year of undergraduate programmes. Click here to get complete information on KVPY Eligibility Criteria.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
IISc will release the online KVPY application form in the second week of July, 2019. The last date to fill online application form will be in the last week of August, 2019. The application is a three-step procedure wherein :
The application fee for KVPY 2018 is Rs.1000 for general category students and Rs.500 for SC, ST and PwD students.
Documents required for KVPY application form:
1. Scanned passport sized photograph in JPG/JPEG. The image size should be less than 150 kb.
2. Scanned signature. The image size should be less than 80 kb.
3. Scanned copy of caste certificate, if applicable. Pdf should be less than 300 kb.
4. Scanned pdf copy of medical certificate for PwD candidates, which should be less than 300 kb
The KVPY 2019 preparation tips are separate for SA, SB and SX separately. Here are some of the preparation tips:
KVPY mock test 2019 will release for candidates in September 2019. The mock test of KVPY enables candidate to experience actual exam environment. Not only they get well versed with exam pattern, they also get to know about their weak areas which need to be focused more on. Here are some points to note about KVPY mock test:
1. The KVPY 2019 mock test will be available both in Hindi and English
2. Candidates can sign in directly without using their login ID and password to access the mock test
3. The KVPY mock test is divided into two parts, comprising questions from Mathematics, Science, Physics and Chemistry
4. The total duration of the mock test of KVPY is 180 minutes
KVPY admit card will release in the second week of October, 2019 in the online mode. Candidates can download the admit card by entering their login details. Admit card of KVPY contains details regarding candidates roll no., name, exam centre, photograph, signature, exam slot etc. Admit card is an essential component to sit for the exam. No student will be allowed to write the exam without it. Candidates can download the KVPY 2019 admit card till the day of the exam i.e November 3, 2019.
Here are the steps to download the admit card of KVPY 2019:
1. Click on the link 'KVPY Admit Card 2019'.
2. Candidate must log in to their KVPY application.
3. Click on Admit Card Tab. After that select assessment from the drop-down menu.
4. Click on Search Button and candidate can download their admit card.
4. Take a printout of the admit card of KVPY 2019.
IISc will release the official KVPY answer key for stream SA, SX/SB online in the second week of November, 2019. Many renowned coaching centres also release the answer key of KVPY 2019 on the day of exam. The KVPY answer key helps candidates to analyze their answers and calculate their probable score. KVPY 2019 answer key can be downloaded in pdf format separately for all three streams i.e SA, SB and SX. To download the KVPY answer key, candidates have to first select the stream that they wrote in the exam. Candidates can download the answer key and check the answer.
On finding any mistake in the KVPY answer key, candidates have to inform the same to the conducting body. Along with the answer key, the conducting authority has also published the question papers of KVPY 2019.
IISc Bangalore will announce the KVPY result 2019 for aptitude test in the third week of December, 2019 in the online mode. The result of KVPY 2019 will be announced in the form of PDF which contains the names, application number and roll numbers of shortlisted candidates for the round of interview. Here are the steps to download KVPY result:
1. Click on the 'KVPY result' link given above. Then click on 'KVPY result 2019'
2. The pdf of merit list will be given stream wise and category wise
3. Select stream- SA, SX and SB for your category
4. The name, roll number and application number of shortlisted candidates will be displayed.
5. Download KVPY result 2019 on finding your name. This shall be carried for the interview.
5. Keep a copy of the result for future reference.
KVPY cut off is the minimum qualifying score calculated combined for aptitude test and interview. The students who qualify the KVPY cut off are eligible to avail KVPY scholarship. The merit list of KVPY is prepared based on the cut off of the exam. IISc releases both category-wise and stream-wise cut off of KVPY. Students can check the cut off of the previous year to get an understanding of the KVPY 2019 cut off. Here is the cut off of the previous year:
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