JNV SELECTION TEST



 

 

How to get an Application Form?  

 


Application forms for admission may be made on the prescribed Application Form (attached with the prospectus) available free of cost  from:

 

  1. Chief Education Officer (CEO)
  2. Headmaster of any Govt. / Govt. aided / Recognized Accredited Institute / Centre of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan / NIOS where he/she is studying.
  3. Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya,Mahe

IIn case of non-availability of JNVST prescribed Application Form from the above, you may copy the format of Application Form on plain paper (preferably 21cm x 30cm) from Samiti’s website at the address “http://www.navodaya.nic.in” or the newspaper advertisement and apply on it.

 

CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION FORM

 

How to submit an Application Form?

Duly  filled in application form must reach the Chief Education Officer latest by the due date mentioned in the application form.  It shall be signed by the Head of the recognized school/Special Education Scheme (Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan) where the child is studying in Class-V. (Candidates are advised to get the acknowledgement from the CEO at the time of submission of Application Form).

 

Issue of Admit Cards

Admit Cards, duly prepared by the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya will be issued to the candidates through the office of the Chief Education Officer. Candidates, who do not receive their Admit cards one week before the JNVST, should immediately contact CEO /the Principal, JNV for the same.

 

COMPOSITION OF THE TEST

 

The medium of the JNVST is the medium through which the candidate studied and passed Class-V. The SELECTION test will be of 2 hours duration and will have three sections with only objective type questions .There are 100 questions .Each question carry 1 mark. The Test booklet consist of the following categories.

 

 

TYPE OF TEST

NO.OF QUESTIONS

WEIGHTAGE

DURATION

Mental Ability

50

50

60

Language

25

25

30

Arithmetic

25

25

30

Total

100

100

2 HOURS

 

 

Result of the Selection Test

 

The result of JNVST is expected to be announced by end of May of the year of admission. The result will be displayed in the offices of the concerned (i) Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (ii) District Education Officer (iii) District Magistrate (iv) Deputy Commissioner, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti of the Region. The Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya concerned, will also inform the selected candidates through registered post. The result will also be displayed on website of the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti at the address “http://www.navodaya.nic.in” .

 

SELECTION AND ADMISSION

 

a)    Selection in the test will not vest any right on the candidates to secure admission into the JNV. At the time of seeking actual admission, each selected candidate will have to produce all relevant certificates, as prescribed by the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti. Until admission, the selection is provisional.


b)    In case of any dispute, the decision of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti shall be final and binding on the candidates.


c)    Marks obtained by candidates (both selected and unselected) in the test are not communicated.


d)    There is no provision for re-evaluation of the answer scripts. Since the result is processed through computer and sufficient care is taken to ensure accuracy through various checks in processing the result, no request for re-totalling of marks will be entertained.


e)    It may also be noted by the candidates and their parents/guardians that under the scheme of JNVs, students of a JNV located in Hindi speaking State may have to be migrated to another JNV in Non-Hindi Speaking State and vice-versa for one academic year when the students are promoted to Class IX. In case of refusal from the students selected for migration, continuation of such students in JNV will not be allowed.


f)    The candidates and their parents/guardians may note that the children selected on the basis of the Test will be admitted only in the JNV located in the district from where they are appearing at the JNVST. Under no circumstances, the selected candidate will be given admission to any other JNV. No request for shifting of students on account of medium of instruction in the JNV concerned, shifting of parents/guardians to other district(s) State(s) etc. will be entertained.


g)    Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) will have to produce a certificate of the Caste/Tribe at the time of seeking admission, if selected. Such certificate should be procured from the competent authority before 15th July, of the year of seeking admission so that it may be submitted to the Principal of concerned JNV at the time of admission.


h)    Candidates belonging to the disabled category (Orthopaedically Handicapped, Hearing Impaired and Visually Handicapped) if selected will have to produce a medical certificate signed by Chief Medical Officer of the District concerned at the time of admission.


i)    Only the candidates from the district concerned where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply for admission. However, the district where JNV is opened and is bifurcated at a later date, the old boundaries of the district are considered for the purpose of eligibility for admission into JNVST, in case a new Vidyalaya has not started in newly bifurcated district as yet.


j)   A candidate seeking admission must be between the age group 9-13 years on 1st May of the year of admission for which the Selection Test is conducted. This applies to all categories of candidates including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.


k)    A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the current academic session in a Government/Government aided or other recognized schools or schools under schemes of “Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan” or ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the same district where he/she is seeking admission. A school will be deemed recognized if it is declared so by the Government or by any other agency authorized on behalf of Government. The Schools under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan are to be sponsored by Govt. or Govt. authorized agencies. Schools where students have obtained ‘B’ certificate under National Institute of Open Schooling should have accreditation of NIOS.  A candidate must successfully complete Class-V in the current session . Actual admission in Class-VI for the next session will be subject to this condition.


l)    A Candidate claiming admission under rural quota must have studied and passed classes III, IV and V from a Govt. / Govt. aided / recognized school spending one full academic session each year in a school located in rural area.


m)    Candidates who will be passing Class-V from schemes of “Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan” or ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling on or before 30th September are also eligible to write admission test provided they are in the prescribed age group.  The forms of such candidates will be verified by DEO/DIOS. The rural status of a child from Accredited Centres/Institute of Sarva Shiksha Abiyan/National Institute of Open Schooling will be decided on the basis of a certificate to be issued by Tehsildar/District Magistrate of the District indicating that the child has been residing in rural areas for the last three years. Students studying under the above scheme from urban and notified areas are not eligible for obtaining seat in rural quota.


n)  A Candidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-V   before    30th September of the Current session is not eligible to apply.


p)    No candidate is eligible to appear in the selection test a second time, under any   circumstances.