JNV Admission


  • Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya also popularly referred to as JNV is one of the recognized colleges that one can ever come across. The process of Jnv admission is quite simple and needs to be followed as per the steps that might be suggested on the official website. Talking about the admission, well it is made based on a Selection Test, designed, and conducted by the CBSE. The test is known as the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST). It is non-verbal, class-neutral, and designed to make sure that talented children even from rural areas can compete without facing any drawbacks.
  • That is not it! There is extra care taken to make sure that kids from even the flung areas get an opportunity to take admission forms free of cost, without any difficulty. In terms of publicity, it is sufficiently done through platforms like pamphlets, Doordarshan, local newspapers, All India Radio. Besides, Vidyalaya websites are of course available. Otherwise meeting the principals and teachers of Navodaya Vidyalayas personally can also be valuable.

Know more about the Admission for Class 6, 9, and 11 candidates

Just the way process of Navodaya vidyalaya admission 2020, this year the same process shall be initiated. The interested candidates appearing for Class 6, 9, and 11 can enroll themselves under JNVST Schools and must fill out the Jnv admission Form. NVS shall soon release the Navodya School Admission Form on the official website for Class 6 students along with intimating about the last date to fill out. The candidates need to clear the JNVST exam (which is a selection test or entrance test) for admission into Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya commonly known as JNV.

NVS Class 6 Admission 2021 Eligibility

  • Before applying for Navodaya admission 2021, students should know the JNVST class 6 eligibility criteria and ensure that they are fulfilling them. If NVS finds any student ineligible for Jnv admission 2021 class 6, then his/her application can be rejected.
  • The student should be born on or after May 1, 2008, and on or before April 30, 2012.
  • Students can appear in the JNV selection test one time only. So, if anyone has applied for Navodaya.gov.in admission in the earlier years, he/she is not eligible for NVS admission 2021 class 6.
  • Students can apply for Navodaya Class 6 admission 2021 at the JNVs located in their district.
  • He/she must be studying in Class 5 during the academic year 2020-21 in a recognized school to apply for JNVST Class 6 admission 2021.
  • A student applying for Navodaya admission 2021 class 6 in rural quota must have studied and passed Class 3rd, 4th, and 5th from a recognized school located in a rural area.

NVST Registration Process for NVS Admission Class 6 & 9

After the JNVST Result, parents or guardians of selected students can follow the below procedure for admission to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya or JNV, it is mainly divided into three stages:

  • Filling of Admission Format: First, the admission format must be filled. It will contain the details like Name of the Candidate, Category, Date of Birth, etc.

  • Submission of Admission Format: After filling the admission format, the Jnv admission format has to be submitted to the principal of the concerned JNV.

  • Submission of Certificates: Rural category, OBC, SC, ST, and Disability Certificates from the competent authority (if applicable) are to be submitted to the JNV.

VS Admission 2020 For Class 11

  • Earlier, NVS Admission 2020 Notification has been released through which the Class 11 Admission will be facilitated to fill up the vacant seats in JNVs.
  • Candidates should fill the application form the official website of NVS i.e. navodaya.gov.in. The application process started on August 13, 2020, and the last date to apply was August 31, 2020.

Salient Features of Navodaya Scheme

  • Implementation of Three-Language Formula.

  • Co-educational and fully residential, up to Class-XII.

  • Free education including boarding and lodging as well as expenses on uniforms, textbooks, and stationery, etc.

  • Admission in Class-VI only through objective-type tests designed and conducted in the concerned district.

  • Good quality modern education for talented children predominantly from rural areas.

  • Location – usually in rural areas.

  • Affiliated to CBSE: Students of JNVs appear for CBSE board exams.

NVS Admission Class 11 Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualification: Must have passed Class X from a recognized school (affiliated to CBSE or any other State Education/other recognized Board) of the State where the JNV is located during the academic session 2019-20.

  • Date of Birth: Between 1st June 2002 to 31st May 2006 (both days inclusive). This applies to all categories (SC and ST category as well).

  • Selection of Students will be done as per the following steps:

  • A district-wise merit list will be prepared and students will be selected against the vacancies.

  • After the district level, a state-wise merit list will be prepared at the State level based on the option selected by the candidate.

  • If the selected candidate does not join even after selection, then again the vacant seats will be filled from the State-wise merit list.

  • The selected student will be informed by the Principal of the concerned JNV by SMS/Speed Post.

Steps to Fill NVS Admission 2021 Class 6 Form

Students/Parents must follow the given steps to submit the Navodaya Class 6 admission 2021 form without any error-

  • Visit the official website: cbseitms.in/nvsregn/index.aspx or click the above link given in the first paragraph to access the Navodaya 6th Class admission form 2021.

  • Registration Link - Click here to fill Navodaya Class 6 application form 2021.

  • A new page will open on the screen. Click on the link of JNVST Class 6 registration 2021 link as shown in the following image:

  • On the next page, click on the check box of 'Have you read the prospectus' if the prospectus has been read thoroughly and click on the 'Proceed' button and it will lead to Navodaya Class 6 admission 2021 form.

  • In the first section, students need to enter personal details:

  • Class 5 school details: State, district, block, school name

  • Basic details

  • Contact details

  • Category

  • Examination Medium

  • The annual income of parents and other fields.

  • After that, fill the second section of Communication details which includes: Present residential address,

  • Now, fill out Class 3rd, 4th, and 5th details in the next section of 'Previous School Details'.

  • In the last step, upload the documents and images in the respective fields and click on the “Submit and Preview” button.

  • Now, check all details entered in Navodaya 6th admission form 2021 and ensure they are correct. In case of an error, edit the form and correct it.

  • Click on the 'Submit' button to save NVS Class 6 admission 2021 form.

  • Note down the application number and save a copy of the confirmation page.

What is the Navodaya Class 6 Admission 2021 Exam Pattern

Knowing the JNVST class 6 exam pattern will give insight into the number of questions asked on each topic, marks awarded, and the duration of the exam.

NVS Class 6 admission 2021 will be conducted for 2 hours from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Additional 30 minutes will be given to '“Divyang students or differently-abled students.

  • All questions will be objective type and hold 01 marks each.

  • There is no negative marking.

  • There will be 03 sections in the question paper containing 80 questions for 100 marks in total.


Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) is a central school system that is known for talented students predominantly from a rural area in India. They are usually run by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, New Delhi. It is an autonomous organization under the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education (MoE). JNVs is a residential as well as co-educational school affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), located in New Delhi for students enrolling between classes from VI to XII standard. The focus of this school is to specifically look for talented kids in rural areas and offer them a good education and residential school system, irrespective of families' socio-economic condition.

Question And Answers

Is it important to Visit JNV for NVS Admission?

  • You do not have to visit JNV personally for confirmation of the result or for obtaining admission formats or for submission of documents.

  • The Jnv admission Format is available on the official website of the NVS website: navodaya.gov.in.

  • For the submission of documents also, you don’t have to visit JNV. It can be done from the NVS official website.

How will NVS Admission be done this year?

  • Since the COVID-19 cases are not decreasing, the NVS decided to carry out the verification of documents in online mode this year.

  • The JNV will communicate the email address to which the copies of documents should be sent.

  • The copies of documents can also be sent through the speed post to the respective JNV.

How to contact NVS Officials for queries?

  • In case of any queries regarding the process of admission in JNV, it is better to contact the Principal through their mobile phone number or post a message on the WhatsApp group.

  • A WhatsApp group has been specially created by JNV for this purpose (i.e. for admission-related queries).

  • His registered mobile number will be added to this group. In case the mobile number is changed then the new mobile number should be provided to the respective JNV.

How to download the JNVST Class 6 admission test admit card 2021?

  • Visit the official website: navodaya.gov.in.

  • Click on the link, “Download the Admit Card for class VI JNVST 2021” given on the main screen.

  • Enter the login credentials and click on submit.

  • The JNVST Class 6 admit card 2021 will be displayed.

  • Download or take a printout of the admit card for future reference.