Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) is currently accepting online application form for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) for class 6 at nvsadmissionclasssix.in. The samiti informs that the last date for registration is September 15, 2019. With a few days left to submit the JNV admission 2020 form, the rush for applications has spiked recently.
For admission in academic session 2020-21 to class sixth in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, one has to appear in the JNVST 2020 exam. First, the online application form for the same has to be filled and submitted. Registration form or the online application form is available only at nvsadmissionclassix.in.
There is no application fee for JNVST 2020. To apply, one has to go to the nvsadmissionclassix.in and click on the link with text “Candidate click here for Registration – Phase I”. After this there are two steps – first is to register, and the second is to fill their details in the online application form.
To register, state, district, block, school, name of candidate, mobile number, date of birth have to be selected. Registration number or the username is generated at the end of this process, and the password is sent to the mobile number. After that, one has to login and enter personal details, and upload a photograph, signature, class 5th certificate.
NVS has provided prospectus containing complete details of the exam and admission process at nvsadmissionclassix.in in twenty languages – Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, English, Garo, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Khasi, Malayalam, Manipuri, Bangla, Manipuri, Meitei, Mayek, Marathi, Mizo, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Telugu, Tamil, Urdu.
The samiti will issue JNV Admit Card 2020 for class 6 selection test at the same website, where form is being accepted, on December 1, 2019. The exam is scheduled in two phases.
JNVST 2020 will be held on January 11, 2020 at 11.30 am for Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh (except two districts), Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh (except seven districts), Jharkhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tripura, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, & West Bengal (except one district), Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Lakshadweep and Puducherry.
Then it will be held on April 11, 2020, also at 11.30 am, for Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttrakhand and in the Districts of Dibang Valley and Tawang of Arunachal Pradesh, in the Districts of Chamba, Kinnaur, Mandi, Sirmour, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti and Shimla of Himachal Pradesh, in the District of Darjeeling of West Bengal.
Last year 27,77,504 students had applied for JNV admission. Whereas 19,94,662 had appeared in the exam. For the 630 schools that the exam was held for, 46,400 students were selected for class 6 admissions.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are affiliated to CBSE. They are fully residential, co-ed schools run by NVS. The aim of JNVs is to identify students from rural regions and provide them with quality education at par with the best residential schools irrespective of all socio-economic barriers. Founded in 1986 as a unique concept, today Navodayans (JNV students) alumni are making a name for themselves in varied fields – IAS officer Amin Chirag, flight lieutenant Drisya Nath, Karnataka DM Raj Shekhar, are some such notable alumni.