JNVST

 

JAWAHAR NAVODAYA VIDYALAYA SELECTION TEST (JNVST) 2019 

 

JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2019-20 will be held on Saturday, the 6th April 2019 at 11:15 A.M. in one phase for all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas.

 

 

The last date to submit online application is 30th November 2018.

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR JNV SELECTION TEST

2.1 Procedure to register online for JNV Selection Test 2019

(i) The process for submission of application for JNV Selection Test has been simplified through online process. Registration can be done free of cost through the admission portal of NVS linked through www.navodaya.gov.in Verification of proofs for residence, age, eligibility etc will be done for selected candidates through the laid down procedure after the declaration of results.(ii) The eligible candidates have to fill up the online form and upload the certificate issued by the Head Master/Principal where the candidate is studying in class V with the photograph along with signatures of both candidate and his /her parent/guardian. The attachments should be uploaded in jpg format of the size between 10-100 kb only.(iii) In case of candidates from NIOS, candidates should obtain `B certificate and residence should be in the same district where he / she is seeking admission.(iv) Online platform is in open source and free of cost. Application may be submitted from any source like desktop, laptop, mobile, tablet etc.(v) In all JNVs a help desk will be available to assist the candidates/parents to upload application free of cost. Parents may also approach the help desk in JNV along with candidate and required documents such as certificate signed by the Head Master, photograph and a mobile phone with valid mobile number for receiving the registration number and password through SMS for registration process.2.2 Issue of Admit CardsThe admit card will be made available with effect from 1st March 2019 on application portal which shall be downloaded free of cost by the candidates/parents before the conduct of JNVST.2.3 Result of the Selection TestThe result of JNV Selection Test 2019 is expected to be announced by the last week of May 2019 for all JNVs. The result will be displayed in the offices of the concerned i. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya ii. District Education Officer 

iii. District Magistrate

iv. Deputy Commissioner, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti of the Region.

v. The website of the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti www.navodaya.gov.in.

 

Candidates can see the result from the admission portal also. The Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya concerned, will also inform the selected candidates through SMS on the registered mobile number followed by a speed post.

SELECTION AND ADMISSION

3.1) Selection in the test will not vest any right on the candidate to secure admission into the JNV. At the time of seeking actual admission, each selected candidate will have to produce all relevant certificates, as prescribed by the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti. Until admission, the selection is provisional only. Candidates are advised to apply for TC from parent school only after the verification of documents and confirmation of admission by respective JNV.

3.2) In case of any dispute, the decision of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti shall be final and binding on the candidates.

3.3) Marks obtained by candidates (both selected and not selected) in the test are not communicated.

3.4) There is no provision for re-evaluation of the answer scripts or re-totaling of marks, since the result is processed through computer and sufficient care is taken to ensure accuracy through various checks in processing the result.

3.5) It may also be noted by the candidates and their parents/guardians that under the scheme of NVS, students of a JNV located in Hindi speaking State may have to be migrated to another JNV in Non-Hindi Speaking State and vice-versa for one academic year when the students are promoted to Class IX. In case of refusal by the students selected for migration, continuation of study of such students in JNV will not be allowed.

3.6) The candidates and their parents/guardians may note that the children selected on the basis of the Test will be admitted only in the JNV located in the district from where they are studying in class V and appearing at the

JNVST. Under no circumstances, the selected candidate will be given admission to any other JNV. No request for shifting of students on account of medium of instruction in the JNV concerned, shifting of parents/guardians to other district(s) / State(s) etc. will be entertained.

3.7) Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) will have to produce a certificate of the Caste/Tribe at the time of seeking admission, if selected. Such certificate should be obtained from the competent authority before 15th April of the year of seeking admission so that it may be submitted to the Principal of JNV concerned at the time of verification of document. For example, candidates seeking admission during 2019-20 should get the certificate on or before 15th April 2019.

3.8) Candidates applying for admission under Rural Category will have to produce a certificate to the effect that the school(s) where candidates studied classes III,IV and V is located in Rural Area.

3.9) Candidates belonging to the Divyang category (Orthopedically Handicapped, Hearing Impaired and Visually Handicapped) if selected will have to produce a medical certificate signed by Chief Medical Officer of the District concerned at the time of admission in appropriate format.

3.10) Candidates belonging to transgender category will have to submit a certificate from the competent authority prescribed by the concerned State Govt. with regard to their gender. No reservation is made for this category.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE

FOR ALL CANDIDATES:

4.1 Candidates studying in class V during 2018-19 in a Govt./Govt. recognised schools in a district are eligible to apply for the JNV located in the same district.

4.2 A candidate seeking admission must not have been born before 01-05-2006 and after 30-04-2010 (Both days are inclusive). This will apply to candidates of all categories, including those who belong to the Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST). In case of doubtful cases of overage in comparison to the age recorded in the certificate, they may be referred to the Medical Board for confirmation of the age. The decision of the medical board will be treated as final.

4.3 A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2018-19 in a Government/Government aided or other recognized schools or „B certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the same district where he/she is seeking admission. A school will be deemed recognized if it is declared so by the Government or by any other agency authorized on behalf of Government. Schools where students have obtained „B certificate under National Institute of Open Schooling should have accreditation of NIOS. A candidate must successfully complete Class-V in the session 2018-19. Actual admission in Class-VI for the session 2019-20 will be subject to the mentioned condition.

4.4 A Candidate claiming admission under rural quota must have studied and passed classes III, IV and V from a Govt. / Govt. aided / recognized school spending one full academic session each year in a school located in rural area.

4.5 Candidates who will be passing „B certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling on or before 30th September, 2018 are also eligible to write admission test provided they are in the prescribed age group. The rural status of a child from National Institute of Open Schooling will be decided on the basis of a certificate to be issued by Tehsildar/District Magistrate of the District indicating that the child has been residing in rural

areas for the last three years. Students studying under the above scheme and residing in urban and notified areas are not eligible for obtaining seat in rural quota.

4.6 If the district where JNV is opened is bifurcated at a later date, the old boundaries of the district are considered for the purpose of eligibility for admission into JNVST, in case a new Vidyalaya has not started in the newly bifurcated district as yet.

4.7 A Candidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-V before 15th September, 2018 is not eligible to apply.

4.8 No candidate is eligible to appear in the selection test for the second time, under any circumstances.

FOR RURAL CANDIDATES

A) At least 75% of the seats in a district will be filled by candidates selected from rural areas and remaining seats will be filled from the urban areas of the district.

B) A candidate seeking admission under the rural quota must have studied in Classes-III, IV and V completing full academic session from the Government/ Government Aided/Government recognized school(s) located in rural areas. However, the candidate should study full academic session in Class-V from the same district where admission is sought.

C) Candidates studying under the schemes of National Institute of Open Schooling should produce their rural status certificate issued by District Magistrate / Tehsildar / Block Development Officer.

 

FOR URBAN CANDIDATES

A candidate who has studied in a school located in an urban area even for a single day of session in Class-III, IV and V will be considered as an urban candidate. Urban areas are those which are so defined in 2011 census or through a subsequent Government notification. All other areas will be considered as rural.

FOR TRANSGENDER CANDIDATES

No separate reservation for transgender category candidates is provided and they will be included in Boys category for reservation purpose, under various sub-categories such as Rural, Urban, SC, ST and Divyang.

RESERVATION OF SEATS

a) At least 75% of the seats in a district are filled by candidates selected from rural areas and remaining seats are filled from urban areas of the district.

b) Reservation of seats in favour of children belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes is provided in proportion to their population in the district concerned provided that in no district, such reservation will be less than the national average (15% for SC and 7.5% for ST) but subject to maximum of 50% for both the categories (SC & ST) taken together. These reservations are interchangeable and over and above the candidates selected under open merit.

c) One third of the total seats are filled up by girls.

d) There is a provision for reservation of 3% seats for ** Divyang children (i.e. Orthopedically Handicapped, Hearing Impaired and Visually Handicapped).

** “Blindness” refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the following conditions namely:-

(i) Total absence of sight; or

(ii) Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (snellen) in the better eye with correcting lenses; or

(iii) Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degree or worse.

** “Hearing Impairment” means loss of sixty decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.

** “Locomotor disability” means disability of the bones joints or muscles leading to substantial restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.

** “Person with disability” means a person suffering from not less than forty percent of any disability as certified by a medical authority.

 

DOCOMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED AFTER SELECTION

The parents of the candidates who qualify the Selection Test will have to submit the following documents at the time of admission for verification: -

i) Residence Certificate in prescribed proforma in case of NIOS study only

ii) Proof for date of birth.

iii) Proofs for eligibility as per the conditions of NVS.

iv) For candidates seeking admission under rural quota, the parents will also have to submit a certificate to the effect that the child had studied in an Institution located in a notified rural area.

v) Any other documents required.

 

ABOUT THE SELECTION TEST

1. Centre for Examination

 

Each candidate shall appear for the selection test at the examination center allotted to him/her as indicated on the Admit Card. No candidate is permitted to appear from any other center. No request for change of center will be entertained. No candidate can appear in the selection test without proper Admit Card. Admit card may be downloaded from the website of NVS, HQ – www.navodaya.gov.in

2. Language of the Examination

 

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test is conducted in various languages state wise as given below:

STATE NAME

LANGUAGES

ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS

Hindi, English, Tamil, Urdu, Bengali

ANDHRA PRADESH

Hindi, English, Telugu, Marati, Urdu, Oriya, Kannada

ARUNACHAL PRADESH

English, Hindi

ASSAM

English, Hindi, Assamese, Bodo, Garo, Bengali, Manipuri(Bangla Script),Manipuri (Meitei Mayek)

BIHAR

English, Hindi, Urdu

CHANDIGARH

English, Hindi, Punjabi

CHHATTISGARH

English, Hindi

DELHI

English, Hindi

GOA

English, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada

GUJARAT

English, Hindi, Gujrati, Marathi

HARYANA

English, Hindi

HIMACHAL PRADESH

English, Hindi

JAMMU AND KASHMIR

English, Hindi, Urdu

JHARKHAND

English, Hindi, Urdu, Oriya

KARNATAKA

Hindi, English, Kannada, Telugu, Marati, Urdu, Malayalam, Tamil

KERALA

Hindi, English, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada

LAKSHADWEEP

Hindi, English, Malayalam

MADHYA PRADESH

English, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi, Gujarati

 

SOME IMPORTANT GUIDELINES FOR UPLOADING THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

The online application form for admission to Class VI in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is self-explanatory. However, following guidelines may be specifically kept in view by the students and their parents/guardians.

1. Please read the Prospectus carefully. Fill in complete information after ensuring that the candidate fulfills all the prescribed requirements such as date of birth within specified range (01.05.2006 to 30.04.2010 - both days are inclusive), schooling in classes III, IV & V in recognized institution(s). (Govt. / Govt. Aided / Recognized / NIOS).

2. Carefully fill the certificate to be uploaded along with the application form with regard to category i.e. General, SC, ST, OBC & Divyang. In case at the time of admission, it is found that a candidate has opted SC/ST though he/she does not actually belong to SC/ST community, his/her selection is liable to be cancelled.

3. (a) Mention the date of birth in figures as well as in words. Write correct date of birth as per school records. In case, if it is observed at a later stage that the date of birth of the candidate does not match with the school records his/her candidature is liable to be rejected.

(b) Permanent identification marks which can be identified clearly shall be mentioned in the application form by the candidate.

4. Signature of both, the candidate and the father / guardian should be uploaded while applying for the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test.

5. The last date to submit online application for test is 30.11.2018

CAUTION: Application form is liable for rejection, if columns are left blank or the entries are incomplete. Applicants should ensure that they fulfill all the prescribed requirements of education, age and of special categories (like SC/ST/Divyang), area (Urban/Rural) wherever applicable. If any information given in the original application form is found to be false / incorrect on subsequent verification, even after the selection of the candidate, the admission is liable to be cancelled and the decision of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti will be final and binding. No correspondence shall be entertained in this regard. Such admissions, if any, obtained by any candidate on the basis of false certificate / declaration / information shall not only be cancelled but Samiti also reserves the right to recover the expenditure incurred on a student during his/her entire stay in a Vidyalaya.