KVPY 2017: Admit Card, Exam Dates, Pattern & Syllabus

KVPY 2017KVPY 2017 Admit Card has been released on 15th October 2017. The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) organizes a national level scholarship program which is known as Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY). It is conducted to encourage students for pursuing a research career in the field of basic sciences. This programme started in 1999 which is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. From this article, candidates can get the complete information about KVPY 2017.

Admit Card Exam Pattern Exam Dates

Syllabus FAQs

KVPY 2017 Notifications – Admit Card Released

newiconKVPY 2017 Admit Card has been released on 15th October 2017. Click here for admit card details.

Candidates can download their registered KVPY 2017 application form. Click here for application form.

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    KVPY Exam Dates

    Here, we have updated the KVPY exam dates for the session 2017-18:

    Application Form Availability16th July 2017
    Application Form Availability Last Date23rd August 2017
    Last date for payment of fees30th August 2017 (5 PM)
    Admit Card Released15th October 2017
    Date of Exam5th November 2017

    Stream SA: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (Candidates should report at 8:30 AM).

    Stream SB/SX: 2 PM to 5 PM (Candidates should report at 1 PM).

    Result Declaration dateFirst week of December 2017

    KVPY Admit Card

    Candidates can download the KVPY admit card 2017 from the notification section. The admit card has been released on 15th October 2017. Candidates can download their admit card by using their registration number. There is no other mode to get the hall ticket.

    KVPY Exam Pattern

    • Date of Exam: The KVPY Exam will be held on 5th November 2017.
    • Exam Timing: The exam will be started from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM for Stream SA. For Stream SB/SX, the exam will begin from 2 PM to 5 PM.
    • Mode of Exam: The entrance exam will be organized in online mode.
    • Duration: The duration of the exam will be three hours.
    • Language: The medium of the question paper will be English & Hindi language.
    • Type of Questions: It is a multiple choice question paper.
    • Papers: The question paper divided into two parts: PART I & PART II.
    • Marks: The question paper will be 100 marks.

    Candidates may check KVPY exam pattern from the below table.

    Sl. NoSubjectPart IPart II
    1Mathematics15 questions – 1 mark each5 questions – 2 marks each
    2Physics15 questions – 1 mark each5 questions – 2 marks each
    3Chemistry15 questions – 1 mark each5 questions – 2 marks each
    4Biology15 questions – 1 mark each5 questions – 2 marks each

    KVPY Syllabus

    The KVPY syllabus 2017 comprises of the Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics subjects. No prescribed syllabus for entrance exam. The syllabus will contain the topics of the Class 10th/11th/12th/1st year of B. Sc/B. Stat./BS/B. Math./Int.M.Sc/MS.

    Also check KVPY Preparation Tips 2017.

    FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

    Answer: The KVPY registration was started from 16th July 2017. Candidates must apply through online mode only.
    Answer: Computer bases test is conducted using an easy-to-use portal on a computer. No prior experience with using computers is needed to opt for such a test. In fact, students who choose to take the computer based test will be directed to a web link that contains a mock aptitude test hosted on the same portal. This will allow them to get familiar with all features of the testing environment.
    Answer: There is no prescribed syllabus for the test. The written exam aims to test the understanding and analytical ability of the student than his/her factual knowledge.
    Answer: For this, you must visit the eligibility section of our article.
    Answer: KVPY does not allow its Fellows to receive simultaneously fellowship /scholarship from more than one source, either government or private. In case they are in receipt of any other fellowship or scholarship, they will have to relinquish it in order to avail the KVPY Fellowship.
    Answer: you may conatct to the officials through email, for any exam related queries.
    Still any question, leave your comment.

    KVPY 2017 Result

    The KVPY result 2017 will be declared in the first week of December 2017. Candidates can check their KVPY result through online mode. Candidates can take the printout of the result for future use. Candidates will be shortlisted for the further process after the result declaration.

    You may also check:

    KVPY Answer Key 2017

    KVPY Cut-off 2017

    KVPY 2018

    Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is the conducting body which organizes Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY 2018). It is a national level fellowship programme. Through this exam, candidates will get scholarship upto pre-Ph.D level. The application form will be provided from the 2nd week of July 2018.

    KVPY 2017 Selection Procedure

    After the result announcement, the KVPY selection procedure 2017 will be started. Shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview round on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam. After the completion of the aptitude test & interview process, the fellowship will be given to the successful candidates.

    KVPY 2017 Application Form

    • The KVPY Application Form 2017 was available through online mode from 16th July 2017.
    • The application form only issued through online mode.
    • No application was issued via offline mode
    • Candidates can fill the form till 23rd August 2017.
    • The last date for fee submission was 30th August 2017 (5 PM).

    Application Fee:

    • The application processing fee is Rs. 1000 (Rs. 500 for SC/ST/PwD Category).
    • Candidates have an option to submit the fee through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking or Challan.

    Eligibility Criteria

    The KVPY eligibility criteria are given here:

    • Candidates should be Indian Citizen.
    • For Stream SA, Candidates have to complete their 10th class with Science & Mathematics subjects. They have to secure at least 80% marks (70% marks for SC/ST/PwD) aggregate in the qualifying examination.
    • For Stream SX, Candidates have to pass 10th class with minimum 80% marks (70% for SC/ST/PwD) in aggregate in Mathematics & Science subjects. Candidates also have to qualify the 10+2 examination with Science subjects & secure at least 60% marks (50% for SC/ST/PWD category) in aggregate.
    • For Stream SB, Candidates have to complete their 10+2 examination & obtain minimum 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PwD) in aggregate in Science Subjects. Candidates also have to pass their 1st year final examination & secure at least 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PwD).

    If any candidates have a query about KVPY 2017, they can leave comments in the comment box.

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    1. Riya says:

      For stream sx what r the subjects in written for exam is math a compulsion?

    2. Prapti suryawanshi says:

      Please tell me that is this exam necessarily online or do we have an option?

    3. Prapti suryawanshi says:

      Please kindly let me know that if I had submitted the form in a net cafe then how can I get my admission card?

    4. Shaunak Mukhopadhyay says:

      I have lost my registration number, how can I retrieve it again.

    5. Nandana K Mohan says:

      applied for KVPY exam.2017.How to get the hall ticket and centre of exam

    6. abcd.. says:

      How can I view the admit card of kvpy examination ?

    7. sudev says:

      How a computer science student write biology exam

    8. Himanshu says:

      I lost my registration number how to find again

    9. L.Priyanka says:

      Unable to download admit card

    10. Shubham Wable says:

      is there any way to change the exam centre as it is very far

    11. MithilaValivade says:

      Pl help me in getting my application number , I require this for getting my admit card .

    12. Mithila Valivade says:

      Pl help me to get my application number .

    13. Ritesh says:

      Can I change examination Centre of kvpy?

    14. R.HARIHARAN says:

      could you send a mail to my email account with details like application number etc

    15. renu says:

      i m not able to log in they r saying my log in details are invalid so what should i do plz suggest

    16. Lakshmi says:

      Sir, I registered for this exam in an internet cafe . I don’t know how I get the admit card. Will you please tell me ho?w I will get my admit card

    17. Your Name... says:

      I have already got my admit card but the photo and signature are too small.Is it a problem

    18. kunal shah says:

      how will i get to know my exam center?

    19. XYZ says:

      Exam language can be changed on spot?

    20. lokeshwari says:

      i cant download my admit card because it says that the entered application no. and date of birth is invalid . what can i do ?

    21. minakshi singh says:

      What is application number??

    22. sanket patil says:

      Is there possibility to change centre of exam if there is emergency??

    23. Naman says:

      Do we have to bring 80% in science and maths or we have to bring it as an average of all the subjects?

    24. Gairik Saha says:

      Will we have to go to the centre and then give online test there???

    25. Aryaman Bhattacharjee says:

      What is the stream SX and Sx

    26. Hilwa says:

      Can I register for kvpy after last date

    27. Riddhi says:

      How many marks are required to clear the exam

    28. Arpita says:

      How I will come to know about examination centre ??

    29. Tulsi says:

      Is there any negative marking

    30. Suswati kishan says:

      I have opt for the subject PCB, is it neccessary to answer the maths question too?

    31. Sarita says:

      Can I change my exam centre

    32. Anish Rao says:

      It is typed above that biology will come in the exam. Is this true for SX exam as well.

    33. Chahat says:

      Is there any negative marking?

    34. gurupyara says:

      Please tell the timing ASAP.

    35. Lakshmi s menon says:

      Can the candidates use scientific calculator while exam???

    36. Sharangopal says:

      I am appearing for SX kvpy exam as I am pcm student do I have to attempt for biology in both the section

    37. Sheetal prasad says:

      Respected Sir/Mam
      I have application number regarding this.I fill the form of KVPY and fill the names of centres in the form but I still not get any respon.
      please tell me what I do

    38. Pratyusha Ghosh says:

      Is the chapter permutations -combination is very essential for math SA stream??

    39. Niranjan says:

      Is it online? Then why prefered test centers were asked?

    40. Shubhangi Das says:

      Do we have choise between any subject in class 12 exam in kvpy???

    41. Thomas says:

      Is it mandatory to attempt all four subjects in both part1 as well as part2? Or do we only have to attempt any 3 subjects from part1 and any 2 from part2 as per what was mentioned in a different site?

    42. Kiran says:

      Is there will option for subject bcoz I m of pcm stream so biology will be tough for me

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