JNVST 2021 – Jawahar Navodya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) is a national level exam conducted for admission in class 6. The online application form for JNVST admission 2021 has released online at cbseitms.in. The last date to submit the form is December 15, 2020. The selection test is going to be held in offline mode on April 10, 2021, for phase 1. To know more information about JNVST 2021 checks the content given below.
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A maximum of eighty students is submitted in each of these schools based on candidates performance in the selection test. Navodya Vidyalaya schools offer free education, board and lodging facilities for the students, and ensure holistic development of the students through wide cultural exchange programme through migration scheme. Students can check the complete schedule for JNVST 2021 from the table below.
|JNVST 2021||Important dates|
|Availability of Form||23 Oct 2020|
|Last date to submit the form||15 Dec 2020|
|Release of Admit Card||To be notified|
|Selection Test||10 Apr 2021|
JNVST 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Students applying for JNVST entrance exam needs to clear eligibility criteria as provided by the conducting body. You can check the complete eligibility criteria from below:
Age LImit: To be eligible for the test students need to be born between May 01, 2008, to April 30, 2012.
Registered School On District: Candidates who are from the district where Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened can apply for the test.
School Criteria: Candidates need to be studying in class 5 in the session of 2020 – 21 from a Govt. aided school. Other than this if the student has done a B-certificate course from National Institue of Open Learning (NIOS) from the same district they are applying. Candidate passing from a B certificate course on or before 30 September 2020 are also eligible to apply.
Rural Eligibility: Students applying from a rural category must have been studied and passed from a Govt. aided rural area in classes 3, 4 and 5 by spending one full academic year.
JNVST Application Form 2021
To apply for JNVST exam, students will have to register online by provided their basic details. While registering for the exam, students must ensure that the details provided are correct as they shall not be allowed to edit details once the registration part is done. After this, candidates will need to fill in necessary details in JNVST application form and uploading the necessary documents, if required. The application process is to be completed before the deadline and only those who successfully apply for the exam can appear for it.
Application fee – There is no application fee to be paid by the students for JNVST 2021.
JNVST 2021 Exam Pattern
Students appearing for the exam must go through the exam pattern once. This will consist of details like topics to prepare for the exam, number of questions asked, duration of the exam, etc. You can check the complete exam pattern for JNVST class 6 exam below:
Mode of Exam: The exam is held in offline mode, which means it is a pen-paper based test.
Duration of the exam: Students have to complete the test in a duration of 2 hours from 11:30 am to 01:30 pm.
Type of questions: In the test, students will get multiple-choice type questions (MCQs).
Number of questions: The test consist of 80 number of questions of total 100 marks.
Marking Scheme: For every correct answer, 1.25 marks are given. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
Students can check the distribution of question in each section from the table below.
|Name of the section||No. of questions||Marks||Duration|
|Mental Ability Test||40||50||60 minutes|
|Arithmetic Test||20||25||30 minutes|
|Language Test||20||25||30 minutes|
JNVST Syllabus 2021
it is important that the students should prepare for JNVS exam as per the syllabus prescribed by Navodya Vidyalaya. You can start preparing for the exam by checking the exam syllabus provided below –
Mental Ability Test
The questions in this section are based on figures and diagrams only. The section is divided into ten parts having 4 questions each and assesses general mental functioning of the candidates.
The topics included in this section are as follows:
- Number and numeric system.
- Four fundamental operations on whole number.
- Fractional number and four fundamental operations on them.
- Factors and multiples including their properties.
- LCM and HCF of numbers.
- Decimals and fundamental operations on them.
- Conversion of fractions to decimals and vice-versa.
- Measurement of length, mass, capacity, time, money etc.
- Distance, time and speed.
- Approximation of expression
- Simplification of Numerical Expressions,
- Percentage and its applications.
- Profit and loss.
- Simple interest.
- Perimeter, area and volume.
In this section, students will have to solve passage type questions. It is to test the reading comprehension of the candidates.
JNVST Sample Paper 2021
To get a better idea of the type of questions asked in the exam, it is advised to the students to solve the sample paper. It consists of the sample type questions to give you a better understanding of the exam and how to start preparing for the test. You can check JNVST sample paper from the image below –
JNVST 2021 Test Centers
Navodya Vidyalaya is going to conduct JNVST exam in various languages at the following test cities. Students will need to select the test centre during the application form. The test centre as selected by the candidates is printed on JNVST admit card.
|Name of the State / UT||Language of the test|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||Hindi, English, Tamil, Urdu, Bengali|
|Andhra Pradesh||Hindi, English, Telugu, Marathi, Urdu, Oriya, Kannada|
|Assam||English, Hindi, Assamese, Bodo, Garo, Bengali, Manipuri|
(Bangla Script),Manipuri (Meitei Mayek)
|Arunachal Pradesh||English, Hindi|
|Bihar||English, Hindi, Urdu|
|Chandigarh||English, Hindi, Punjabi|
|Goa||English, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada|
|Gujarat||English, Hindi, Gujrati, Marathi|
|Himachal Pradesh||English, Hindi|
|Jammu & Kashmir||English, Hindi, Urdu|
|Jharkhand||English, Hindi, Urdu, Oriya|
|Kerala||Hindi, English, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada|
|Karnataka||Hindi, English, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Urdu,|
|Lakshadweep||Hindi, English, Malayalam|
|Madhya Pradesh||English, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi, Gujarati|
|Maharashtra||English, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Urdu, Telugu, Gujrati|
|Manipur||English, Hindi, Manipuri (Meitei Mayek)|
|Meghalaya||English, Hindi, Khasi, Garo, Bengali, Assamese|
|Mizoram||English, Hindi, Mizo|
|Odisha||English,Hindi, Telugu, Oriya, Urdu|
|Puducherry||English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi|
|Punjab||English, Hindi, Punjabi|
|Sikkim||English, Hindi, Nepali|
|Telangana||Hindi, English, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Urdu|
|Tripura||English, Hindi, Bengali|
|UT Ladakh||English, Hindi, Urdu|
|UT of Dadra & Nagar Haveli||English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi|
|Uttar Pradesh||English, Hindi, Urdu|
|Uttarakhand||English, Hindi, Urdu|
|West Bengal||English, Hindi, Bengali, Nepali, Urdu|
JNVST 2021 Admit Card
The admit card for JNVST 2021 is released by online mode under student’s login. It is issued and can be downloaded by only those students who submitted their form. To download JNVST admit card, students will need to log in by entering their application number and password. It consists of personal details of the candidate as well as exam details like exam date, address of the exam centre, etc. On the day of the exam, students have to carry the hard copy of the admit card and valid id proof.
JNVST Answer Key 2021
The answer key for JNVST 2021 is released by various coaching institutes an hour or two after the exam is over. It consists of correct answers to the questions as asked in the exam. Students can use the answer key to cross-check their answers and calculate their probable score. You will need to add marks for every correct answer and since there is no negative marking, you do not need to deduct marks for any incorrect answer.
JNVST Result 2021
The result for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) 2021 is released online in the form of merit list. It can also be obtained from the District Education Officer, District Magistrate, Deputy Commissioner, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti of the Region. The merit list for JNVST admission 2021 is prepared based on the marks obtained by the candidate in the entrance test and consist of roll number of the qualified candidates.
JNVST Reservation Policy 2021
For admission in the JNV schools, there is some reservation for categories. You can check them in the given section below:
- 75% of seats in a district are going to fill by the students from the rural area and what left is going to be filled by the urban area
- Reservation for SC/ST students is going to be dependent on their population in the district.
- Minimum one-third of the total seats are filled by the girl’s students.
- There is a reservation for Divyang category students. In which students who are suffering from a physical disability is going to get an admission.
About Navodya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS)
According to the national policy on education, 1986 decided to set up a residential school called Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas. To bring out the best of rural talent. The focus of it was to provide quality education for students who could not pay for it. Education gives them the confidence and knowledge to compete with their urban counterparts. It began as a unique experience. but now it stands in one of the best school education in India. Its significance lies in the selection of talented and brilliant students of the rural systems and providing them with the best education.
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|Tamil||Mizo||Manipuri Meitei Mayek|
Official Website: navodaya.gov.in
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