KVPY 2017 CUTOFF
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE/OFFLINE TEST
KVPY 2017 Cutoff is prepared and released by IISc, Bangalore by the third week of December 2017. However, the KVPY Exam will be held on First week of November 2017. Candidates who clear the KVPY Aptitude test will be shortlisted for the interview. KVPY Merit list is based on the performance of the candidate in the KVPY Aptitude Test and the KVPY Interview.
Candidates are required to obtain the minimum marks mentioned in the KVPY Cut off for selection to further stages. The 75% marks are added from the KVPY Aptitude Test and 25% marks are added from the KVPY Interview.
The KVPY merit list 2016 is created for all the categories and for all the streams. The streams are SA, SB and SX for which the KVPY merit list is made. The categories considered in the KVPY exam are: General, SC/ST and PwD candidates.
For General category candidates, the cutoff percent was 48, 45 and 55 for SA, SB and SX respectively. As per the analysis the KVPY Cutoff decreased but the number of candidates who applied for KVPY increased. Given below is the subject wise Cutoff marks for KVPY Aptitude Test according to category:
|Stream||General Cut Off||SC/ST/PwD Cut Off|
The Cutoff for KVPY is prepared by analysing the scores of candidates in their respective streams. The KVPY Rank List is prepared separately for different categories. The table below gives the rank list of various streams and categories is given below:
|STREAM||General Cut Off||SC/ST/PwD Cut Off|
|SA||53% & above||45% & above|
|SB||50% & above||34% & above|
|SX||52% & above||43% & above|
The cutoff of KVPY 2015 for General category candidates the cutoff percent was 50, 48 and 57 for SA, SB and SX respectively. Given below is the subject wise Cutoff marks for KVPY Aptitude Test according to category:
|Stream||General Cut Off||SC/ST Cut Off||PwD Cut Off|
Candidates are assessed separately for SA, SB and SX Stream. KVPY Rank list varies for different categories. The table below gives the rank list of various streams and categories is given below:
|STREAM||General Cut Off||SC/ST Cut Off||PwD Cut Off|
|SA||55% & above||45% & above||45% & above|
|SB||50% & above||34% & above||34% & above|
|SX||54% & above||43% & above||43% & above|
KVPY Result can be checked online on its official website once the notification is released for the KVPY result. The candidates need to provide the KVPY application number and date of birth to access the KVPY result. Final results of the KVPY Exam (i.e. Aptitude Test+Interview) is declared in the second week of March. KVPY Result Analysis will help the candidate to understand the absorption of candidates in the KVPY scholarship program.
A total of 97467 aspirants appeared for KVPY 2016 exam and only 3281 aspirants were shortlisted for the KVPY interview round. This amounts to 3.4% of the total students who appeared for the exam. Out of these shortlisted candidates for Stage 2 KVPY Interview, 2531 candidates (77%) were selected for KVPY Fellowship Program.
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KVPY Selection process is a two-step process. All candidates have to appear for the Step 1 KVPY Aptitude Test. The candidates who have cleared the Stage 1 will be shortlisted to appear for the Stage 2. Stage 2 is the KVPY interview process.
STAGE 1 of KVPY is compulsory for all the applicants. The combined performance of the aspirants is considered before giving him/her KVPY scholarship. All the candidates will be getting the roll number and call for the Stage 1 of the KVPY selection process only if they clear the minimum KVPY eligibility.
The Aptitude Test is conducted in the pen-paper format. The national aptitude test will be conducted in first week of November 2017. The KVPY Aptitude Test is designed to filter the candidates for the Stage 2. KVPY 2017 contains questions from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The candidates must be aware of the basic knowledge of these subjects.
Stage 2 Interview process of KVPY is very important. The KVPY Interview process is conducted to test the knowledge in the field of Science, Research to check if the applicant is actually capable and deserves the scholarship.
KVPY Aptitude Test weightage is 75% and the Interview is given a weightage of 25% at the time of final evaluation. The combined performance of the candidate in the KVPY Test and Interview will form the basis of the Scholarship Grant.
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