(KVPY) Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Application Form & Last Date

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana: There are a lot of candidates who are studying basic science and research or wish to learn it, but due to a lack of motivation or their financial crisis, they have to drop the idea. The central government of India KVPY, which is an abbreviation used for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana a scheme, that is commenced in 1999.

In this post, we have mentioned detailed information like the KVPY application procedure, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, KVPY important dates, etc. By examining this article, candidates will get more clarity about the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana.

(KVPY) Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Application Form & Last Date
(KVPY) Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

DST (Department of Science & Technology) and the government of India initiated this scheme to promote students pursuing education in basic sciences. All those students who are looking to make a future in science and research can avail the benefits of the KVPY scheme.

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

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In Basic Science, Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana is a national-level fellowship program. It is generally funded and implemented by GOI and the Dept of Science & Technology. This step will attract huge motivated candidates willing to pursue basic science programs. In an educational context, basic sciences and research methodology that has become very essential nowadays.

Applicants who have enrolled themselves for subjects like Statistics, Int. M.S. in Chemistry, B.S., B.Stat., B.Sc., Ecology, B. Math, B.S., Int. M.Sc., Botany, Physics, Zoology, Mathematics, Physiology, Cell Biology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Neurosciences, and so on can apply for the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan scheme. For getting KVPY application details, keep on exploring this passage.

Objective of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

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The main objective of the KVPY scheme is to know the talent and research aptitude of students. KVPY yojana will help applicants to recognize their academic strength and potential and also urge them to take research professions in Science seriously. This scheme will also assure the best scientific minds develop adequately in the arena of research and development in the country.

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KVPY Fellowships Available

Name of the Fellowship ProgramYearly Contingency GivenMonthly Fellowship
SA/ SB/ SX– throughout I to III years of – B.Stat./ B.Sc./ B.Math./ B.S./ M.S./ Integrated M.Sc. 20000 INR5000 INR
SA/ SB/ SX– throughout M. Sc. / IV to V years of M.Math./ Integrated M.Sc. / M.Stat./ M.S.28000 INR7000 INR

Highlights of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Scheme

Scheme Initiated byGovernment of India and Dept. of Science and Technology (DST)
Name of YojanaKishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (किशोर वैज्ञानिक प्रोत्साहन योजना)
Abbreviation usedKVPY
Recipients of the SchemeStudents want to study Basic Sciences
Yojana TypeFellowship scheme
Key Advantage of KVPYTo provide scholarship
Streams AvailableSA, SB & SX
Category of PostCentral Government Schemes
Official Portal Linkwww.kvpy.iisc.ernet.in

KVPY Application Form

KVPY application form for this year It is recommended that all applicants must apply for KVPY before the last, otherwise, authorities will not accept any application.

Any mistake on the application may lead your candidature to cancellation. So, make sure that you are entering all the data of yours in the correct format. In case authorities find any discrepancy in the application, then they will decline your application straight away.

KVPY Application Fee

The fee of KVPY application was paid according to the category of candidates. The application fee was submitted in an online mode i.e. Net Baking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card/ etc.

  • Aspirants who belong to General/ OBC Category: Rs.1250
  • Aspirants who are from SC/ ST/ PwD Category: Rs. 625

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KVPY Eligibility Criteria

Check the eligibility mentioned here before filling the application form. If you do satisfy all the criteria, then only apply for KVPY.

  1. Criteria for SA: Applicants who have qualified their 10th board and obtained 75% (65% is for ST/ SC/ PwD) of total marks in aggregate in both Science and Maths then enrolled themselves in class 11th (Science Stream) are fully eligible to take part in KVPY aptitude test. After securing 60% minimum marks (50% for reserved category applicants) in 12th standard, the fellowship of selected applicants will start only if they take admission into UG programs in Basic Sciences like B.Math./ Int. M.S./ B.Stat./ B.Sc., etc.
  2. Criteria for SX: Candidates studying in class 12th (Science Stream) and wanted to make their future in basic science programs can appear in the aptitude test this year. Make sure that you must obtain at least 60% scores (50% for ST/ SC/ PwD) in your 12th board test. Another eligibility that applicants have to satisfy is that they must clear their 10th class with minimum of 75% (65% for reserved category) marks in total science and mathematics.
  3. Criteria for SB: Candidates who want to appear in the KVPY aptitude test are required to have a 60% minimum (50% for reserved aspirants). These students must be enrolled for the first year of basic sciences UG courses and must obtain 60% marks in 1st year mains exams before appearing in aptitude test.
  4. There are few other fellowship programs which are solely dedicated to the applicants who belong to reserved category applicants.

Information Required in KVPY Application Form

Applicants will need these types of details during filling the application form. Read out the data listed below of this section.

  • Complete Name of Student
  • Gender of Applicant
  • Candidate’s Stream
  • Date of Birth
  • Category of Applicant
  • Email Address of Student
  • Active Mobile Number
  • Applicant’s Class Info
  • Caste Certificate Details
  • Academic Certificate and Marksheets
  • PwD Certificate (if needed)

Application Procedure for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana

We hope that the knowledge explained above has useful to you. Implement the steps as it is they are written over here.

  • In the beginning, applicants have to visit the official portal of KVPY i.e. kvpy.iisc.ernet.in.
  • In a moment homepage on the screen will flash on your screen
  • No,w choose the link of “Application” from the page.
KVPY Application link
  • Login page will open on your screen, where you have to select the registration link given under it.
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana register link
  • Registration form will be displayed on your screen within a second, and enter all the basic information of yours in it.
Registration form
  • A confirmation message of your registration will pop up on your screen then you will get details of registration on your registered mobile number.
register successfully
  • After that, go back to the login page and complete the login procedure.
KVPY login form
  • Fill all your general details, academic info and upload the required documents in the application form.
  • Next, make the payment according to your category.
KVPY payment-info
  • Click on the “Ok” button to submit the application form and review your details.
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  • Download the form for future reference.

How to View KVPY Fellows List

  1. To check fellows list, candidates have to open the official website of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana.
  2. Landing page of the portal will flash on your screen.
  3. Click the link of “Fellows” present on the menu bar of the home screen.
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Fellows
  1. In a moments list of KVPY fellows will open on your screen.
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana fellow list
  1. Select the year for which you want to view the list and review it shown under the same page.

KVPY Exam Pattern

Mode of KVPY ExamOnline Exam
Type of ExamComputer Based Test
Parts of KVPY ExamTwo Parts
Duration of Test120 mins
Types of Questions asked in the ExaminationObjective Type of Questions
Languages of Question PaperBilingual (Hindi and English)
Marking Pattern of ExamIn 1st part, for attempting every right answer 1marks will be given and 0.35 marks will be reduced for incorrect answer. Whereas in 2nd part, 2 marks will be awarded for correct answer and 0.5 marks will be reduced for wrong one.

Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY)

Stream SA

  • There is total 4 subjects from which aptitude will be prepared i.e. Chemistry, Physics, Maths, biology.
  • In part I, 15 questions will be asked in exam and in part II 5 questions are there in exam.
  • KVPY exam paper consist a total of 80 questions which are of 100 marks (25 marks per subject)

Stream SB / SX

  • Like for SB and SX stream, form 4 subjects aptitude test will be made i.e. Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Maths.
  • Part I comprises of 20 questions for each subject and in part II, 10 questions from every subject will asked.  
  • In total, the whole test will be 160 marks and 30 questions from every subject are there in it.

KVPY Exam Centres List

East and North East RegionBhilai Nagar, Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Guwahati, Dibrugarh, Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Kolkata,  Ranchi (Jharkhand), Durgapur, Rourkela, Burdwan, Sambalpur (Orissa), Bilaspur, , Silchar, Bhubaneshwar, Tezpur (Assam), Imphal (Manipur), Shillong (Meghalaya), Agartala (Tripura), Asansol, Hoogly, Kalyani, Berhampur, Siliguri (West Bengal), Cuttack, Naharlagun (Arunachal Pradesh), Patna (Bihar)
West & Central RegionIndore, Kolhapur, Madgoan, Nagpur, Surat, Pune, Anand, Gandhinagar, Mumbai, Rajkot, Vadodra (Gujarat), Bhopal, Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh), Jabalpur, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Nashik, Panaji (Goa), Ahamedabad, Navi Mumbai, Thane (Maharashtra), Mapusa, Amaravat, Gwalior
North RegionRoorkee (Uttarakhand), Dehradun, Muzaffarnagar,  Jalandhar, Chandigarh, Noida, Faridabad, Bikaner, Kurukshetra, Gurugram, Karnal, Panipat, Gorakhpur, Sonipat (Haryana), Kanpur,  Leh (Ladakh), Rohtak,  Amritsar, Hisar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Ajmer, Patiala (Punjab), Jammu (Jammu & Kashmir), Udaipur (Rajasthan), Jaipur, Jodhpur, Moradabad, Bhatinda, Sikar,  Agra, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Jhansi, Lucknow, Meerut, Prayagraj, Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Haldwani, Ambala, New Delhi (Delhi), Greater Noida, Aligarh
South RegionPalakkad, Kurnool, Tirunelveli, Mandya,  Rajahmundry, Vijayawada,  Belagavi, Bengaluru, Bidar, Hassan,  Chikkaballapura, Kasaragod, Davanagere, Haliyal, Thiruvananthapuram, Hubballi, Kalaburagi, Mangaluru, Puttur, Shivamogga, Tiruchirappalli, Coimbatore,  (Karnataka), Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Warangal (Telangana), Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Malappuram, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur (Kerala), Puducherry, Chennai, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Vellore (Tamil Nadu), Tirupathi, Mysuru, Udupi, Kannur, Kanchipuram,  Chikkamangaluru,  Dharwad,

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Admit Card

Aspirants who applied for KVPY aptitude test can download their admit card from the official website. Authorities released the call letter days prior to exam on 22 December 2021. Admit card is a very important document needed on the day of examination. In case, exam invigilator any students without admit card at the exam centre, then he/she will not be allowed to give the KVPY aptitude test. So, check before leaving for the test whether you have your KVPY hall ticket or not.

KVPY Result

After officials will conduct KVPY examination, then candidates can expect the result to be announced. As the KVPY result shows the performance of aspirants which they have done in the test. Interested applicants can download their result from the KVPY official website. Result comprises of certain essential data like name of aspirant, marks obtained by applicant, category of aspirant, total marks, scores or each part, etc. After viewing the result aspirants can get a print of it for further usage,

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Helpline Details

If you want to know more information about KVPY scheme then contact to the information given as follows.

  1. Email id: applications.kvpy@iisc.ac.in (for application related problems) and fellowship.kvpy@iisc.ac.in (for fellowship concerning questions)
  2. Fax info: (080) 2360 1215
  3. Telephone Number: 22933536, (080) 22932975 / (080) 22932976, 23601008

Few Important Links

KVPY Official Portal
KVPY Application LinkAvailable Soon
KVPY Result Link

KVPY Scheme Related FAQ’s

What is the mode of applying for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana?

Applicants who are eager to apply for KVPY can submit the application form online mode.

What if I want to attempt the complete KVPY exam in the Hindi language?

Interested candidates who want to attempt the KVPY Aptitude Test in the Hindi language can do so as the question paper will be available in both (Hindi and English) languages.

Is there is any negative marking for attempting an incorrect answer?

Yes, there is a negative marking for doing the wrong answer. In section I, 0.25 will be deducted whereas, in the 2nd section, officials will reduce 0.5 marks.

Which type of questions will be there in the KVPY examination?

The question type that will be asked in the examination is multiple choice.

From where will I get the previous year question paper for KVPY exam?

To get the last few years question paper, students are needed to go to the official site, then scroll download the homepage, and you will get the links of last year papers along with their year mentioned on the screen.

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