About Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas(JNVs) are located all over India except the state of Tamil Nadu. JNVs are run by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.
Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti was started in the year 1985. This is started with an aim to establish Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas across the country for imparting education from class VI to XII. The Schools formed by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti are co-educational residential schools. There are 636 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas in India spread over 28 States and 7 Union Territories.
Features of Navodaya Vidyalaya Schools Navodaya Vidyalaya provides school textbooks, uniforms and hostel facilities free of cost to the students. Free education provided to the students is one of the noteworthy features of Navodaya Vidyalayas. Bus fare and railway fare are also given to students to come and go.
The full details about the 2020-2021 admission process to Class IX in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas(JNVs), run by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, are mentioned below.
Admission Procedure: Admissions in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya for Class IX is made on the basis of a Lateral Entry Test, designed and conducted by the CBSE. Admissions in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are made through the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) at Class IX.
Eligibility Conditions Admission is available to the candidates who are studying in Class VIII in the academic session 2019-20, in government or government recognized schools in the same village, where Jawahar Vidyalaya is run.
A candidate who wants to get admission to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas must be born between 01/05/2004 and 30/04/2008. This is applicable to all categories of candidates including those who are belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
Online registration An application may be submitted online free of cost by assessing Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti(JNV) websites.www.navodaya.gov.in or www.nvsadmissionclassnine.in. Detailed notification including test pattern and vacancy position in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, are mentioned in JNV websites.
Important Dates to be noted: Online application for admission starts from 25 October 2019.
The last date to apply online for registration is 10 December 2019.
The date of the Selection Test is– Saturday 8th February 2020
Centre of Examination The Selection Test for admission will be conducted on 08/02/2020 in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya of concerned District/any other center allotted by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.
Contact Details Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti Headquarters,
B-15, Institutional Area,
Sector 62, Noida,
Ph: 0120 – 2405968/69/70/71/72/73
Useful Pages: https://nvsadmissionclassnine.in/nvs/resources/English.pdf