JNVST 2020: Application form (Released), Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern and Dates

JNVST 2020: The establishment of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNV) to empower rural educational standards was a central government’s scheme which was brought under foundation in 1986. JNVs offer free education to the students from class 6th to 12th where students’ are taken care of their education, accommodation and food. Students can get admission in the JNVs in 6th class after passing an entrance test which is commenced on a national level in the month of February every year. Candidates can get the admission through lateral entry as well in the 9th class for which separate entrance test is conducted. In the post, all the important details have been provided about the JNVST 2020 Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, and Important dates in this post.

JNV second phase of class 6 exam which was scheduled to be held on 11th April 2020 has been postponed till further notice.

JNVST 2020 notification for admission to class 9 has been released now. The application form is now available. Check here to apply online. 

JNVST 2020 Important Dates (Out)

The dates for JNVST dates have been given in the following table:

Avialable Application Form 2020
Sl.No.Name of the EventsDates Assigned
 Official notification will be releasedReleased
1.       Initial date for JNVST Application form 2019Available 
2.       Last date for JNVST Application Form 201915th Sep 2019
3.       Release date for Admit Card—-
4.       JNVST  Examination datePhase I- 11th Jan 2020

Phase II- 11th April 2020

5.       Announcement of the ResultTo be updated

Dates for class 9 is given below:

  • Application process will start- 25th Oct 2019
  • Last date for application- 10th Dec 2019
  • Entrance test- 8th Feb 2019

JNVST Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates must have fulfilled the eligibility criteria in order to get admission in the JNVs located all across the nation in all districts. Students seeking admission in JNVs must have completed their 5th standard education from any primary school of their district. Candidates, who have already taken part in the JNVST will not be eligible to apply for JNVST 2020.

JNVST 2020 Application Form

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya releases the official notification for admission every year. The application form can be received free of cost from District Education Officer (DEO), Principal of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Block Education Officer (BEO) or from Headmaster of any Government/ Govt. aided/ NIOS. Students can apply for admission by submitting the JNVST application form. Student’s name, educational qualification and other details must be updated and the relevant documents must be attached with the application form. The application form will be submitted at the respective Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya located in the respective city which candidates belong to.

Admit card

The admit card of JNVST 2020 examination will be issued by Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti as per the scheduled date. Students who have registered successfully can also obtain their admit card from the Common Service Centres. Candidates have to pay Rs 10/- to the Common Service Centre in order to get JNVST admit card. In case the candidates haven’t received their admit card one week before the exam date, they should immediately contact the officials through email or helpline number.

JNVST 2020 Exam Pattern

Here is the basic information about JNVST exam pattern. The JNVST Exam will be conducted in the month of February 2020. The exam will be comprised of 100 objective questions. Every question will be of 1 mark. The questions will be from general mental aptitude (non-verbal reasoning), mathematics and Hindi language (unseen passages and grammar). Candidates need to secure maximum marks to qualify the test. The admission will be based on the rank of the candidates. There will be no negative marking for the incorrect responses given by students. 80 candidates will be offered admission in a Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya(respective district) after qualifying JNVST 2020. Distribution of questions along with marks in each section of JNVST 2020 exam is provided below:

SectionNumber of questionsMax MarksDuration
Mental ability test505060
Arithmetic test252530
Language test252530
Total1001002 hours

Examination language

The selection test will be organized in 21 languages (approx). Applicants will have to mention their preferred language in the application form from the following list: Assamese, Bodo, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Garo, Hindi, Khasi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Manipuri, Mizo, Punjabi, Oriya, Sindhi (Arabic), Tamil, Sindhi (Devanagari), Telugu, Nepali, Urdu

JNVST 2020 Syllabus

The entrance test will comprise questions from following subjects:

  1. Mental ability
  2. Arithmetic
  3. Language of the level of V Class

The JNVST syllabus in detail is listed below:

For Mental Ability Section:

  • Odd-Man Out
  • Figure Matching
  • Pattern Completion
  • Figure Series Completion
  • Analogy
  • Geometrical Figure Completion (Square, Triangle, Circle)
  • Mirror Imaging
  • Punched Hold Pattern (Folding/Unfolding)
  • Space Visualization
  • Embedded Visualization

For Aritmethic Section

  • Number and numeric system
  • Fractional number and four fundamental operations on them
  • Four fundamental operations on whole number
  • Factors and multiple including their properties
  • LCM and HCF of numbers
  • Conversion of fractions to decimals and vice-versa
  • Decimals and fundamental operations on them
  • Applications of number in measure length, mass, capacity, time, money etc
  • Approximation of expressions
  • Distance, time and speed
  • Simplification of Numerical Expressions,
  • Percentage and its applications
  • Simple interest
  • Profit and loss
  • Perimeter, area and volume

 Language Section

Reading Comprehension

Result

JNVST 2020 result will be announced tentatively in the month of May 2020. Candidates can find their result of JNV Selection test from the offices of District Education Officer, District Magistrate and Deputy Commissioner, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, and the Navodaya Vidyalaya of the particular region. It is also the responsibility of the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya to inform the selected candidates through post.

JNVST 2020 Selection Procedure

Selection of candidates will be based on their marks obtained in the JNV selection test. After qualifying the JNVST 2020 exam, candidate to have to submit the following documents to complete the remaining admission formalities:

  • Educational Certificates
  • Age Proof (Birth Certificate)
  • Domicile Certificate
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Displaying 12 Comments
  1. Hemat Singh Rawat says:

    कृपया नवोदय विद्यालय कि कक्षा 6 टी प्रवेश परीक्षा के लिए कौन सी पुस्तक ठीक
    रहेगी!

  2. Jitendra kumar says:

    How can I check the status of my child that the the form which I have filled up for class 6 for jawahar navodaya is right

  3. Anoop kumar says:

    Sir my baby 17/01/2014 in 1st class study

  4. ubaish says:

    sir can i get admission on class 11th by lateral entry

  5. Vital Dhare says:

    Please send application for for entrance exam

  6. Manasa m says:

    Dear sir madam my daughter born 30/05/2009 for eligible 6

  7. Arvind sharma says:

    Paper ki date kab ba

  8. Aarya says:

    Plzz attach pdf of application form… For class 6th…

  9. Rao says:

    To to apply for 9th class

  10. Nitin Kumar Jha says:

    when will be for available for 2019?

  11. Gurpreet says:

    Apply for jnvst 2019 ..can apply online mode.
    If online mode apply then what’s website
    Please reply

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