KVPY 2021 Selection Procedure, Call Letter & Interview – Get Here
KVPY 2021 Interview will be started from January/ February 2022. Admission will be on the basis of aptitude test. KVPY is a national level fellowship programme which is funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. To get shortlisted for the KVYP scholarship, students need to qualify both the stages of KVPY selection procedure. Through this article, students can check complete information regarding KVPY 2021 selection procedure.
KVPY Selection Procedure 2021
Candidates whose KVPY application form will be accepted are called for the first stage of selection process i.e. for aptitude test. The aptitude test will be conducted on 7th November 2021 through online mode. It is conducted in various cities across the country. The question paper is in English as well as in the Hindi language.
The question paper consists of MCQ type and will be divided into 2 parts. The questions can be asked from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology subjects. The aptitude test will be same for Stream SA, SB and SX.
Candidates those qualified the aptitude test will be called further for the further process. There was no interview rounds for year 2020, admission has been purely on the basis of aptitude test.
In further sessions candidate’s knowledge of science and research field are monitored. After all the process, the list of final selected or not selected candidates will be released.
For the award of KVPY scholarship, candidate’s overall performance in aptitude test will be considered. No interview round will be conducted for the year 2021. Students will be informed about their further rounds shortly by email / KVPY website.
Candidates will be eligible for KVPY Fellowship/scholarship based on their performance in aptitude test. The authority will award the scholarship to the selected candidates. Here, we are mentioning details about the cash which is awarded to the KVPY scholarship holders:
|Basic Sciences||Monthly Fellowship||Annual Contingency Grant|
|SA/SX/SB – during 1st to 3rd years of – B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math. / Integrated M.Sc. /M.S.||Rs. 5000||Rs. 20000|
|SA/SX/SB – during M. Sc. / 4th to 5th years of Integrated M.Sc. /M.S./M.Math./M.Stat.||Rs. 7000||Rs. 28000|
The interview of KVPY 2021 will be held in various centres located in various cities. These are:
Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kolkata, Mohali, Mumbai, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Pune, Rupnagar, Trivandrum.
Candidates should bring the given documents at the time of interviews along with call letter:
- Application form and Interview call letter.
- Attested copy of Marks card. (10th Marks card for Stream SA/SX and 12th Marks card for Stream SB)
- Caste certificate for SC/ST candidates issued by the Competent Authority.
- Medical certificate from competent authority in case of physically and visually challenged students in the prescribed format (As per GOI)
- A Self-Appraisal form.
- Study certificate form. (to be obtained from your Principal/Head of the Institution where you are currently pursuing your studies)
- Teacher Recommendation Form (in Sealed envelope) & Letter to teacher.
NOTE: Candidates must bring all the above-mentioned documents along with them when they come for interview otherwise they will not be allowed to attend the interview.
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