Important Exam Dates, Registration of KVPY Exam with Details, Pattern, and Syllabus



Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana


In the year 1999 Department of Science and Technology (Indian Government) took a decision that proved instrumental in the launch of a fellowship Program today known as Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana ” (KVPY) with the intention of identifying students with remarkable talents in the field of science and research to help them achieve their true potential. Furthermore, KVPY Program is dedicated to creating a conducive atmosphere where students with exceptional potential are trained for research and development of India.  Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore has been granted the immense responsibility to carry out KVPY Program under the guild lines of a Management Committee along with the National Advisory Committee (NAC) set by the Department of Science and Technology, the government of India.



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Key Highlight
of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana
Fees
General- Rs. 1000 SC/ST/PWD- Rs. 500
Exam Duration
3 hours
Interview
January - February, 2021
Result
December 2020
Admit Card
2nd week of October 2018
Exam Date
November 2020
No. of sections
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Exam Level
National
Registration Period
July 5, 2020 to 5 September 5, 2020
KVPY Exam Pattern

KVPY Exam pattern – Stream SA (Duration: 3 hours)

This exam will contain MCQ questions of 100 marks. The exam will have Part 1 and Part 2. All the questions are mandatory in both parts.

  • Physics section will have 15 questions in Part 1 and 5 questions in Part 2 for a total of 25 marks.

  • Chemistry section will have 15 questions in Part 1 and 5 questions in Part 2 for a total of 25 marks.

  • Mathematics section will have 15 questions in Part 1 and 5 questions in Part 2 for a total of 25 marks.

  • Biology section will have 15 questions in Part 1 and 5 questions in Part 2 for a total of 25 marks.

KVPY Exam pattern – Stream SB/SX (Duration: 3 hours)

This exam will also contain MCQ questions of 100 (60+40) marks. The exam will have Part 1 and Part 2. All the questions are not mandatory; in Part 1 any three sections are mandatory and in Part 2 any two sections are mandatory out of four.

  • The physics section will have 20 questions in Part 1 and 10 questions in Part 2 for a total of 40 marks.

  • The chemistry section will have 20 questions in Part 1 and 10 questions in Part 2 for a total of 40 marks.

  • Mathematics section will have 20 questions in Part 1 and 10 questions in Part 2 for a total of 40 marks.

  • The biology section will have 20 questions in Part 1 and 10 questions in Part 2 for a total of 40 marks.

Syllabus of KVPY Exam:

Physics

  • Magnetic Effects of Current
  • Sources of Energy
  • Reflection
  • Refraction
  • Electromagnetic Induction Applications in Daily Life
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work Energy and Power
  • Physical World Measurement
  • Gravitation Thermodynamics

Biology

  • Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants
  • Reproduction Heredity and Evolution
  • Life Processes
  • Plant Physiology
  • Diversity of Living Organisms
  • Cell Structure and Function
  • Human Physiology
  • Environment

Chemistry

  • Chemical Reactions Metals and Non Metals
  • Periodic Classification of Elements
  • Carbon Compounds Acids and Bases an

 

Tips and Tricks:

With aspirants applying for KVPY in lakhs, it became really difficult to crack but all you need to do is follow these tricks and tips to succeed:

·You must also have the full knowledge of all the sections.
·Take Mock tests online to know your Strengths’ and Weakness.
· Have full knowledge of all the sections and its type of exams.
·Must have the full knowledge of Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.
·Solve last years’ question papers in order to know what to expect and it will test your speed as well as accuracy.
·Wrong answers will have -0.25 negative markings so be careful while answering.
·Prepare yourself with the timing of the exam so that you will able to finish well in time.
·Don’t be anxious and before going to examination hall eat properly, have proper sleep and just relax.

Eligibility:

Graduates can apply for the Aptitude Test conducted by KVPY. Candidates who have been short-listed through the Aptitude Test will be called for the Final Interview by January 2021. 

There is no age limit to attend the exam.

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