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Admissions Open: Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Class XI: Apply by July 5: Expired

As envisaged in National Policy of Education (NEP), 1986, Govt. of India has set up co-educational, fully residential institutions named Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas in 35 States/ UTs excluding Tamil Nadu. At present, 629 such Vidyalayas are functional in the country.

The main objective of these Vidyalayas is to provide good quality modern education including a strong component of culture, inculcation of moral values, awareness of the environment, adventure activities and physical education to the talented children predominantly from the rural areas, irrespective of their family’s socio-economic condition. It is proposed to fill up the vacant seats in class XI which are likely to be available in JNVs during 2018-19.

  • Date of Birth of the candidates seeking admission to Class-XI shall be between 1st June 2000 and 31st May 2004 ( both days inclusive).
  • The candidate must have passed Class X during the academic session 2017-18 from a recognized school affiliated to CBSE or any other State Education Board of the State where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is located.
  • The merit list will be prepared as per marks obtained by the applicant in Class X Board Exam and the admission will be given as per eligibility of candidate and other criteria of NVS against the vacant seats available in the JNVs concerned.
Criteria for allotment

Science Stream with Maths

  • 57% marks in Maths in Class X
  • 57% marks in Science in Class X
  • 62.5% in Science & Maths taken together in Class X
  • 62.5% in aggregate of all subjects in Class X

Science Stream without Maths 

  • 50% marks in Maths in Class X
  • 57% marks in Science in Class X
  • 57% aggregate of all subjects in Class X

Commerce Stream with Maths

  • 57% marks in Maths, if Maths is offered as compulsory subject in this stream.
  • 50% aggregate of all subjects in Class X

Commerce Stream without Maths

  • 50% marks in Maths.
  • 50% aggregate of all subjects in Class X

Humanities Stream

All students who have passed class X

Vocational Stream

All students who have passed class X

How to Apply

The candidate can fill the online application form directly on this page  from 12th June 2018 (from 24:00 Hrs).

While education in the schools is free including board, lodging, uniforms and textbooks, a nominal fee of Rs. 600/- per month is collected from the students of Classes IX to XII only.

However, children belonging to SC/ST, Girls and from families whose income is below poverty line (BPL) are exempted from payment of fee. In respect of wards of Govt.
employees who are eligible for children education allowance, fee @ Rs.1500/- per month has to be paid.

The last date to apply is 5th July 2018 (24.00 hrs).

For full details, view the official notification given here.


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  1. Kriti Mishra says:

    Sir Mai Kriti Mishra Navoday viswvidyalme 11meentry hona chahti hu kese admission krvaskti huplese help me sir

  2. ashish kokri says:

    sir i am ma political science so can i apply for nvs as a pgt of political science as a teacher .

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