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KVPY 2018 Application Form

Last Updated - July 14, 2017

KVPY 2018 Application Form will be available from the 2nd week of July, 2018 on the official website. Candidates can fill and submit KVPY 2018 application form only through the online mode. The last date for registration is the 2nd week of August, 2018.

  • Candidates need to enter their personal details and academic details in the application form.
  • They have to upload their signature, photograph and certificates while filling the application form.
  • Applicants are required to choose their preferred test center while filling the application form.
  • Candidates must take a printout of their filled KVPY 2018 application form as it can be required in future.

The application fee for KVPY 2018 is 1000 INR for candidates under general category and 500 INR for candidates under SC/ST/PwD category. The application fee can be paid through online (debit card/credit card and net banking) or offline (Challan) mode.


KVPY 2018 Registration Dates

Candidates interested in appearing for KVPY 2018 must know all the important dates of the examination so that they can apply for it on time. The application dates for KVPY 2018 are listed in the table below:

EventsDates
Availability of online application form2nd week of July, 2018
Last date of filling the application form2nd week of August, 2018
Availability of admit card2nd week of October, 2018
Date of examination1st week of November, 2018

KVPY 2018 Eligibility

Before filling KVPY 2018 application form, candidates must check if they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria for the examination. Ineligible candidates will not be allowed to appear for KVPY 2018 examination. If they apply for the examination, their application form will be cancelled by the conducting authority. The eligibility criteria for KVPY 2018 are listed below:

  1. Nationality
  • Candidates should be a citizen of India.
  1. For Stream A
  • Candidates studying in 11th standard (Science Stream) can apply for this examination.
  • Candidates must have passed 10th standard examination with Science and Mathematics.
  • Candidates must have secured a minimum of 80% marks in aggregate in 10th standard examination (70% for candidates under SC/ST/PwD category).
  1. For Stream SX
  • Candidates who have cleared 12th standard examination (Science Stream) can apply for this examination.
  • Candidates must have secured a minimum of 60% marks (50% for candidates under SC/ST/PwD category) in aggregate in the Science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) in 12th standard examination.
  • Candidates must have obtained a minimum of 80% marks in aggregate in 10th standard examination (70% for candidates under SC/ST/PwD category).
  1. For Stream SB
  • Candidates who are studying in the 1st year of the Undergraduate Program in Basic Science such as BS/B.Sc/B.Math/B.Stat etc. can apply for this examination.
  • Candidates must have obtained a minimum of 60% marks (50% for candidates under SC/ST/PwD category) in aggregate in the Science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) in the 12th standard examination.

Applicants of KVPY 2018 are advised to check if they fulfill the eligibility criteria before filling the application form.


How to fill KVPY 2018 Application form?

Candidates interested in appearing for KVPY 2018 can fill and submit the application form only in the online mode. KVPY 2018 application form will be available on the official website from the 2nd week of July, 2018. Candidates must ensure that every detail furnished by them in the application form is genuine and accurate.

The steps to fill and submit KVPY 2018 application form are listed below:

  • Visit the official website for KVPY 2018 (www.kvpy.iisc.ernet.in).
  • Click on the link that says “Click here for registration”.
  • You need to fill your name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID, studying class and stream, nationality and citizenship. Please ensure that the mobile number and email ID you are entering are active as the conducting authority will communicate with the candidates through your email ID and mobile number.
  • After filling the details, you have to click on the “Submit” button.
  • You will receive an email or SMS on your registered email ID or mobile number about the user ID and password.
  • Next, you need to fill the application form by login with your user ID and password.
  • You have to enter your personal details, qualification details and preference of exam center.
  • You need to upload your scanned signature, photograph and other required certificates.
  • The size of the signature and photograph should not be more than 80KB. They should be in JPG/JPEG format.
  • The size of the caste certificate should be 300 KB. It should be in JPG/JPEG/PDF format.
  • Click on the “Submit” button after filling all the details.
  • Next, select the mode of payment.
  • The application fee is 1000 INR for candidates under general category and 500 INR for candidates under SC/St/PwD category.
  • Pay the application fee through online or offline mode.
  • Take a printout of the filled KVPY 2018 application form for future use.

If candidates follow all the above mentioned steps, they will be able to successfully fill and submit KVPY 2018 application form. Candidates are advised to read all the instructions carefully before filling the application form.


Details in the KVPY 2018 Application Form

Candidates must carefully fill all the details that are asked on KVPY 2018 application form. The application form is divided into a few sections. They are as follows:

  1. Personal Details
  • Name of candidate
  • Date of birth
  • Mobile Number
  • Email Address
  • Category
  1. Academic Details
  • Details of 10th examination- Stream, Marks Obtained, Percentage in Aggregate, Board, Year of Pass out.
  • Details of 12th examination- Stream, Marks Obtained, Percentage in Aggregate, Board, Year of Pass out.
  1. Select exam center
  • Candidates can select their preferred exam center while filling the application form.
  1. Essential Documents

Candidates have to upload some essential documents while filling KVPY 2018 application form. The list of documents that candidates have to submit is as follows:

  • Scanned Photograph
  • Scanned Signature
  • Scanned caste or disability certificate (if applicable)
  • Scanned mark sheet of 10th and 12th examination.

Candidates should be very careful while filling KVPY 2018 application form and ensure that all the details mentioned in it are accurate.


KVPY 2018 Application Form Correction

Candidates can correct KVPY 2018 application form till the time they have not paid the application fee and submitted the form. Correction of application form is not possible after candidates have submitted the application form. Therefore, candidates are advised to verify all the details that they have entered on the application form before submitting it.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Ques.1: How will I get KVPY 2018 application form?

Ans: The application form will be available on the official website (www.kvpy.iisc.ernet.in) from the 2nd week of July, 2018.

Ques. 2: I am studying in Class 11 Science Stream. Can I apply for the examination?

Ans: Yes. You are eligible only for Stream SA.

Ques. 3: What will I do if I don’t have the required scanned size of my photograph?

Ans: If the file size is larger than what is mentioned, you need to compress the photograph to the specified size and then upload it.

Ques. 4: Can I pay the application fee through online mode?

Ans: Yes. If you opt for paying the application fee through online mode, you need to download the Challan and submit the fee.

Ques. 5: After submitting the form online, do I need to submit the application again by post?

Ans: No.

Ques. 6: What is the application fee?

Ans: The application fee is 1000 INR for general candidates and 500 INR for SC/ST/PwD candidates.


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