Admission Procedure:

  • Taken on the basis of selection test called Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya selection Test (JNVST).

  •  Nature of test:Non verbal and class neutral.

  •  Medium of test: Twenty Indian languages.

  • Publicity: Through Doordarshan, Local News Papers, Cable network, Pamphlets and visit of JNV teachers to schools.


  • Children studying in clas V.

  • Passed class III, IV, and V in Preceding years without gap/break.

  • Age between 9 to 13 years.

  •  Not allowed to appear in the selection test for the second time under any circumstances.

  • Claim of rural Quoata entertained only for the candidate studied class III, IV and V in rural area school.


  • Area wise : Rural : Uraban – 75% : 25%

  • Gender wise : Boys : Girls – 67 % : 33%

  • Category wise : SC and ST – Minimum 15% and & 7 % ; Maximam 50 % for both the categories taken together.

  • Physically handicapped : 3%

Exam Papers:

Subject                      Time allotted                    Marks

Mental ability          60 minutes                           50
Language                  30 minutes                         25
Arithmetic                30 minutes                          25


Availability of application forms:

  • Obtainable Free of charge

  • Available in the offices of-

             - District Education Offices ,

                - Bock Education Offices ,

                - Headmaster of Govt./Recognized schools

                - Principal, JNV of the district,

                - Website of JNV of the district,

                - Website of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.


Submission of application from:


To be submitted to the office of B.E.O. and acknowledgement to be Kept for further records.


Issue of admit cards:


Prepared by the office of the Principal, J.N.V. and issued to the Candiates through the office of the respective B.E.O.


Result of selection test:

  • Expected to be announced April/May of the year of admission.

  • Displayed ijn the offices of the concerned JNV, our Website, D.E.O., D.M. and Website of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.

  • Candidates  selection are informed by the registered Post.


Final admission:

  • Final admission will be on the production and verification of all the relevant certificates/documents as prescribed by the N.V.S.

  • In case of any dispute the decision of N.V.S. shall be final and binding on the candidate.

Lateral entry:

  • In order to optimally utilize the infrastructure and facilities available in Navodaya Vidyalayas, it has been decided by the samiti to fill up the vacant seats in class IX through laterar entry selection test.

Application for admission in class IX can be obtained free of charge from thr Principal of the JNV of the district or it can be downloaded from the Website of NVS http://www.navodaya