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Syllabus For KVPY | Exam Pattern Of KVPY

Field

Olympiad

Eligibility

11th/12th and 12th Passed

Applicants

~ 1.5 Lakhs

Duration of Exam

Three Hours

Paper Pattern

Objective Test and Interview

Time To Prepare

Six Months

When

November

Info Link

http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/

Subjects

Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics

Qualified

Question Type

Objective

Colleges

IISC, Bangalore

Difficulty Level

Medium

Facts, Syllabus and Pattern

What is KVPY?

The "Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana" (KVPY) is a program started in 1999 by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India to encourage students to take up research careers in areas of basic sciences, engineering and medicine. The aim of the program is to identify and encourage talented and motivated students to pursue a career in research.it is conducted in two parts a. Aptitude Test b. Interview.

The KVPY fellowship is granted in the following streams:

 1. SA : Enrolled in Class XI in the appearing year

2. SX : Enrolled in Class XII in the appearing year

3. SB : Students enrolled in the 1st year of undergraduate program in Basic Sciences namely Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics & Biology leading to B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S.

Syllabus for KVPY

Exam Pattern for KVPY

Particulars

Details

Subjects

For SA : Science and Maths

For SX and SB : Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Types of Questions

For SA : MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions)

For SX and SB : Four sections in Part I (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics)

and four sections in Part II (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics). Candidates

are allowed to answer any THREE of the four subjects in Part I and any TWO of the

four subjects in Part II

Mode of examination                                                                   

Online Mode

Languages

English, Hindi 

  •  Aptitude test has 75% weightage in merit list and Interview has 25% weightage in Merit List.

 

Felloship –

 

Monthly Felloship

Annual Contingency Grant

For  SA/SX/SB -

during 1st to 3rd years

of - B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math. /

Integrated M.Sc. /M.S.

5000 Rs

20000 Rs

For SA/SX/SB -

during M. Sc. / 4th to 5th years

of Integrated M.Sc. /M.S./

M.Math./M.Stat.

7000 Rs

28000 Rs

How to apply

Eligibility Criteria for KVPY

a. For SA : Minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board examination

b. For SX : Minimum of 75% (65% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in aggregate in MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE subjects in the X Standard Board examination and a minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects (Physics/Chemistry/Biology) in the XII standard Board Examination

c. For SB : Minimum of 60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in aggregate in SCIENCE subjects (Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Mathematics) in the XII Standard Board Examination. In the 1st year final examination of B.Sc./B.S./B.Math./B.Stat./Int. M.Sc./M.S. they must secure 60% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks before taking up the fellowship, if awarded

Registration for KVPY

APPLICATION FEES FOR KVPY

Important dates

Exam Dates for KVPY

                                                                        Registration Dates

Release of notification & enrolment                             

 July-August                                                               

 

                                                                              Exam Dates

Date of Examination for Aptitude Test                         

1st Sunday of November                                            

Date of Interview

January, February

                                                                             Result Dates

Declaration of Result of Aptitude test                         

December                                                                    

Declaration of Result for interview

April