(Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India)

CBSE affiliation number:2140061

Present time:

Today's date: 22-04-2019


Admission procedure :

  • Taken on the basis of selection test called Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST).
  • Nature of test: Non verbal and class neutral.
  • Medium of test: Twenty Indian languages.
  • Publicity: Through Doordarshan, Local News Papers ,Cable network, pamphlets and visit of JNV teachers to schools.


  • Children studying in class V.
  • Passed class III,IV and V in preceding years without gap/break.
  • Age between 9 and 13 years.
  • Not allowed to appear in the slection test for the second time under any circumstances.
  • Claim of rural quota entertained only for the candidate studied class III, IV and V in rural area school.


  • Area wise: Rural : Urban –75% : 25%
  • Gender wise : Boys : Girls –67% : 33%
  • Category wise : SC and ST –Minimum 15% and & 7% ; Maximum 50% for both the categories taken together.
  • Physically Handicapped : 3%

Exam Papers :


Time Allotted



60 Minutes



30 Minutes



30 Minutes



Availability Of Application Forms :


Obtainable Free of charge


Available in the offices of-


District Education Officer,


Bock Education Officer


Headmaster of Govt./Recognized schools


Principal,JNV of the distric


website of JNV of the district,


website of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.

Submission of application form :

To be submitted to the office of B.E.O. and acknowledgement to be kept for further records.

Issue of admit cards :

Prepared by the office of the Principal, j.n.v. and issued to the candidates through the office of the respective B.E.O.

Result of selection test :


Expected to be announced around April/May of the year of admission.


Displayed ijn the offices of the concerned JNV, our website, D.E.O.,D.M. and web site of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.


Candidates selected are informed by the registered post.

Final admission :


Final admission will be on the production and verification of all the relevant certificates/documents as prescribed by the N.V.S.


In case of any dispute the decision of N.V.S. shall be final and binding on the candidate.

Lateral entry :


In order to optimally utilize the infrastructure and facilities available in Navodaya Viadylayas, it has been decided by the samitito fill up the vacant seatsin class IX through lateral entry selection test.


Application for admission in class IX can be obtained free of charge from the Principal of the JNV of the district or it can be downloaded from the website of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti or Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Regional Office Lucknow.