To provide good quality modern education-including a strong component of culture, inculcation of values, awareness of the environment, adventure activities and physical education- to the talented children predominantly from the rural areas without regard to their family's socio-economic conditions.
Navodaya Vidyalaya is a group of boarding schools that provide high-quality education at least fees. These schools are run by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, New Delhi which is an autonomous organization under the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. These schools are affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education which consist student from class 6th to 12th standard. They provide a very good environment for the students consist of various components like culture, values, adventure activities, and physical education, etc. Navodaya Vidhyalaya every year offers admission to students of class 6th and 9th. An entrance exam is conducted for the selection of students for admission. The candidates who want to seek Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Admission Form 2021-22 Class 6th & Class 9th can check the details regarding it from this article.
In this section candidates can find below the JNV Admission 2021 Eligibility Criteria for the Class 6th and Class 9th:
The process for submission of application for JNV Selection Test has been simplified through online process. Registration can be done free of cost through the admission portal of NVS linked through www.navodaya.gov.in. Verification of proofs for residence, age, eligibility etc. will be done for selected candidates through the laid down procedure after the declaration of results
The eligible candidates have to fill up the online form and upload the certificate with the photograph along with signatures of both candidate and his/her parent/guardian. The attachments should be uploaded in jpg format of the size between10-100 kb only.
In case of candidates from NIOS, candidates should obtain `B’ certificate and residence should be in the same district where he/she is seeking admission.
Online platform is in open source and free of cost. Application may be submitted from any source like desktop, laptop, mobile, tablet etc.
In all JNVs a help desk will be available to assist the candidates/parents to upload application free of cost. Parents may also approach the help desk in JNV along with candidate and required documents such as certificate with photograph along with signature of both candidate and his/her parent/guardian and a mobile phone with valid mobile number for receiving the registration number and password through SMS for registration process.
1. NVS Online Application Form Submission starts from 02-07-2020
2. The last date to submit online application is 15th December 2020.
3. JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2021-22 will be held in On Saturday, the 10th April, 2021 at 11.30 A.M in one phase for all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas.
4. The admit cards will be made available as per date decided by NVS in due course which will be displayed on application portal.
5. The result of JNV Selection Test 2021 is expected to be announced by June 2021.
Navodaya Vidyalaya Entrance Exam Update: JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2021-22 will be held in On Saturday, the 10th April, 2021 at 11.30 A.M in one phase for all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas. The last date to submit online application is 30th November 2020.
Admit Cards download date for JNV admissions 2021:
The admit cards will be made available as per date decided by NVS in due course which will be displayed on application portal. The admit cards shall be downloaded free of cost by the candidates/parents before the conduct of JNVST.
Result date for Class 6 Navodaya Admissions 2021:
The result of JNV Selection Test 2021 is expected to be announced by June 2021.
Candidates can get the result from the admission portal. The result will also be displayed in the offices of the concerned:
i.Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
ii.District Education Officer
Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti of the Region.
v.The website of the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti www.navodaya.gov.in.The Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya concerned, will also inform the selected candidates through SMS on the registered mobile number followed by a speed post.
JNV Admission 2021: Eligibility
A candidate seeking admission must not have been born before 01-05-2008 and after 30-04-2012 (Both dates are inclusive). candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2020-21 in a Government/Government aided or other recognized schools or ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the same district where he/she is seeking admission. Candidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-V before 15th September, 2020 is not eligible to apply. No candidate is eligible to appear in the selection test for the second time, under any circumstances.
Only the candidates from the district concerned where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply for admission. However, if the district where JNV is opened is bifurcated at a later date, the old boundaries of the district are considered for the purpose of eligibility for admission into JNVST, in case a new Vidyalaya isnot started in the newly bifurcated district as yet.
2.A candidate seeking admission must not have been born before01-05-2008 and after 30-04-2012(Both datesare inclusive).This will apply to candidates of all categories, including those who belong to theScheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST)and Other Backward Class (OBC). In case of doubtfulcases of overage in comparison to the age recorded in the certificate,they may be referred to the Medical Board for confirmation of the age.The decision of the medical board will be treatedas final.
3.A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2020-21in a Government/Government aided or other recognized schools or ‘B’certificatecompetency course of National Institute of Open Schoolingin the same district where he/she is seeking admission. A school will be deemed recognized if it is declared so by the Government or by any other agency authorized on behalf of Government. Schools where students have obtained ‘B’ certificate under National Institute of Open Schooling should have accreditation of NIOS. A candidate must successfully complete Class-V in the session 2020-21.Actual admission in Class-VI for the session 2021-22will be subject to the mentioned condition.
4.A Candidate claiming admission under rural quota must have studied and passed classes III, IV and V from a Govt. / Govt. aided / recognized school spending one full academic session each year in a school located in rural area.
5.Candidates passing ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling on or before30thSeptember2020arealso eligible to write admission test providedthey are in the prescribed age group. The rural status of a child from National Institute of Open Schooling will be decided on the basis of a certificate to be issued by Tehsildar/District Magistrate of the District indicating that the child has been residing in rural areas for the last three years. Students studying under the above scheme and residing in urban and notified areas are not eligible for obtaining seat in rural quota.
6.ACandidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-Vbefore15thSeptember, 2020isnot eligible to apply.
7.No candidate is eligible to appear in the selection test for the second time, under anycircumstances.
At least 75% of the seatsin a district will be filled by candidates selected from rural areas of the districtand remaining seats will be filled from the Urban areas of the district.B)A candidate seeking admission under the rural quota must have studied in Classes-III, IV and V completing full academic session from the Government/ Government Aided/Government recognized schoolslocated in rural areas. However, the candidate should study full academic session in Class-V from the same district where admission is sought.C)Candidates studying under the schemes of National Institute of Open Schooling should produce their rural status certificate issued by District Magistrate/Tehsildar/Block Development Officer.
candidate who has studied in a school located in an urban area even for a single day of session in Class-III, IV and V will be considered as an urban candidate. Urban areas are those which are so defined in 2011census or through a subsequent Government notification. All other areas will be considered as rural.
No separate reservation for transgender category candidates is provided and they will be included in Boys category for reservation purpose, under various sub-categories viz Rural, Urban, OBC, SC, ST and Divyang.
a)At least 75% of the seats in a district are filled by candidates selected from rural areas and remaining seats are filled from urban areas of the district.
b)Reservation of seats in favour ofchildren belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes is provided in proportion to their population in the district concerned provided that in no district, such reservation will be less than the national average (15% for SC and 7.5% for ST) but subject to maximum of 50% for both the categories (SC & ST) taken together. These reservations are interchangeable and over and above the candidates selected under open merit.
c) 27% reservation shall be provided to the OBC students over and above reservation of SCs and STs. The reservations to the OBC students shall be implemented as per Central List, as applicable from time to time.The OBC candidates not included in Central list would apply as General Candidate.
d)Minimum One third of the total seats are filled by girls.
e)There is a provision for reservationfor ** Divyang children (i.e. Orthopedically Handicapped, Hearing Impaired and Visually Handicapped)as per GOI norms.**“Blindness”refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the followingconditions namely:-
(i)Total absence of sight; or
(ii)Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (snellen) in the better eye with correcting lenses; or
(iii)Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degree or worse.
** “Hearing Impairment”means loss ofsixty decibels or more in the better ear in theconversational range of frequencies.
** “Locomotorsdisability”means disability of the bones joints or muscles leading tosubstantial restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.
** “Person with disability”means a person suffering from not less than forty percent of anydisability as certified by a medical authority.
Each candidate shall appear for the selection test at the examination centerallotted to him/her as indicated on the Admit Card. No candidate is permitted to appear from any other center. No request for change of centerwill be entertained. No candidate can appear in the selection test without proper Admit Card. Admit card may be downloaded from the website of NVS, HQ –www.navodaya.gov.inthroughadmission portal.