KVPY Application Form 2017

KVPY Application Form 2017 – Check Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana  Aptitude exam date, eligibility criteria.

KVPY Application Form 2017: Check KVPY Exam date

KVPY Application Form 2017: Check KVPY Exam date- Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) aptitude examination. The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is an on-going National Program of Fellowship in Basic Sciences, initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India for encouraging students to pursue Basic science courses and Research career in science.

The motive of the program is to identify talented students with interest and passion for research; helping them realize their academic potential which will encourage them to take up Research careers in Science leading to the overall growth of Research and development in our country.

KVPY Exam 2017- Important dates:

Events Dates
Application Form Availability 16th July 2017
Application Form Availability Last Date 23rd August 2017
Form Submission Last Date Last week of August 2017
Admit Card Released First week of October 2017
Date of Exam 5th November 2017
Result Declaration date First week of December 2017


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KVPY Exam 2017- Eligibility criteria:

The following eligibility will be considered for appearing in the KVPY exam 2017.


Candidates should be a citizen of India.

Educational qualification

  • For Stream SA, Candidates should complete their 10th class and they should have secured at least 75% (65% in case of SC/ST/PWD) marks aggregate Mathematics & Science subjects.
  • For Stream SX, Candidates should have passed 10th class with minimum 75% marks (65% for SC/ ST/ PWD) in aggregate in Mathematics & Science subjects. Candidates should also have secured at least 60% aggregate marks (50% for SC/ST/PWD category) in Mathematics and Science subjects in 10+2 standards.
  • For Stream SB, Candidates having secured minimum 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ ST/ PWD) in aggregate in Mathematics & Science Subjects in 10+2 examination. Candidates also have to pass their 1st year final examination & should secure at least 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ ST/ PWD).

KVPY Exam 2017- Selection procedure:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of

  • Aptitude Test:All eligible candidates who applied for KVPY exam 2017 will be called for aptitude test conducted both in Hindi and English at different centers across the country on Sunday, the 5th November 2017.
  • Interview:After evaluation of the Aptitude test, students will be shortlisted based on their performance & asked to appear for an interview which is the final stage of the selection procedure.

How to apply for KVPY 2017 Aptitude Exam.

The Application process can be completed in the following steps.

  • Login to the official website kvpy.iisc.ernet.in
  • Go to Applications. Click on the Registration and Application link
  • To complete the registration process, provide your details such as Name, DOB, Age, Email ID, Phone number etc.
  • Click on Submit and proceed to the next page.
  • Fill all personal and academic details, choose your preferred test Centre and upload your recent photo, signature and other necessary documents.
  • After filling all mandatory details, the next step is payment of Application fee. Please note that you must pay the fees only at the KVPY application portal either by using a credit card/ ATM-Debit card/ Net Banking or by downloading e-challan from the Application portal.
  • Take a printout of the completed Application form after successful payment and submission of Application form.

KVPY Exam 2017- Application fee:

Category Amount (In Rupees)
General Category/ OBC 1000
SC/ ST/ PWD 500

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