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KVPY 2021 Sample Papers, Previous Year Question Papers and Mock Tests

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Mar 19, 2021

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Neha Rani

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The authorities of Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana release KVPY sample papers for all aspiring candidates. These papers can prove to be a good resource for preparing for the examination. KVPY 2020 is scheduled for November 3 in two shifts.

Need of KVPY Sample Papers 2020

  • They are a helpful tool in measuring your strengths and weaknesses, and hence, carving a better preparation strategy. 
  • They serve as an excellent aid to understanding the paper pattern and KVPY Syllabus
  • Candidates can predict the expected questions from the frequently asked topics.
  • These help you measure your preparation level, carving out your strong and weak areas.
  • Once you know your strong areas, you will be boosted with confidence.
  • By practice KVPY Question Papers, you also get an idea about the most trending topics.
Practice previous years question papers and take mock tests as much as you can. This gives you greater confidence and conviction that you can crack the exam. Good Luck!
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Practice Papers

2017

KVPY-SA.pdf

2017

KVPY-SB.pdf

2016

SB-PWD.pdf

2016

KVPY SB-SX Answer Keys.pdf

2016

SX-SCST.pdf

2016

SB-GEN.pdf

2016

KVPY SB-SX Qus. paper.pdf

2016

SX-PWD.pdf

2016

SA-SCST.pdf

2016

KVPY SA Answer Keys.pdf

2016

SX-GEN.pdf

2016

SA-PWD.pdf

2016

KVPY SA Qus. paper.pdf

2016

SB-SCST.pdf

2016

SA-GEN.pdf

2015

KVPY-SB-SX-Solutions.pdf

2015

KVPY SB SX Sample Paper part I.pdf

2015

KVPY-Stream-SA-Solutions.pdf

2015

KVPY SA Stream Sample Paper Part 2

2015

KVPY SA Stream Sample Paper Part 1

2015

KVPY SB SX Sample Paper part II.pdf

2014

KVPY-SB-SX-Paper.pdf

2014

KVPY-SA-Paper.pdf

Comments


26 Comments
R
rajalakshmi
I am Rajalakshmi I am going to 12th std now am I eligible for what stream ? and How to i prepare for KVPY?
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simran singh
Hey, KVPY Offers 3 streams. You can apply for KVPY SX. Candidate who have taken admission in class 12th  can apply for this course. Candidate should score a minimum marks of 60% (50% for SC/ST/PwD) in science subjects. Also candidate must have obtained 75% (65% for SC/ST/PwD) in 10th. To knoe Pattern and syllabus, refer to this link: KVPY Pattern and Syllabus.
S
sunny pandey
From where can I download the KVPY mock test and are they useful?
J
jaya garg

Yes, mock test are helpful a lot. They are a helpful tool in measuring your strengths and weaknesses, and hence, carving a better preparation strategy. To download the mock test, refer here.

R
rashmi
how to prepare for kvpy interview?
J
jaya garg

Hi Rashmi. Since questions related to different educational topics, personal information, general knowledge and aptitude are asked in the exam, so you must prepare accordingly for the same.
Also, you must stay confident while giving the answers.
 

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utkarsha khatri
how to prepare for kvpy sa stream?
J
jaya garg

Hi Utkarsha.Since the syllabus of KVPY SA stream consists of all the topics and chapters from Class X and XI. So it is important to study all the major subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics thoroughly.
Detailed preparation tips are present here.
 

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utkarsha khatri
how to prepare for kvpy class 12?
J
jaya garg

Hi Utkarsha. To prepare for this exam, do different kinds of questions each day. Make sure that you are well aware of all the concepts that help you get a good score.
KVPY Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Preparation tips, are mentioned here.
 

A
avinash sahu
Is KVPY SX question paper and SB question paper the same?
J
jaya garg

Hi Avinash. The question papers for both the streams (i.e., SB and SX) is same but it is different from that of SA stream. Also, the result declaration is done separately for both the streams (SB and SX). You can check question papers here.
 

S
sadim ansari
Can I check the answers that I marked in the KVPY online test?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sadim. The KVPY results will be announced separately for SX/SB and SA streams as the paper is also would be held separately. You need to visit the official website to check the scores.

S
shaik kabeer
What is the KVPY, and is it helpful for students preparing for the NEET?
J
jaya garg

Hi Shaik. KVPY is a scholarship program funded by the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India aimed at motivating students to have a research careers in the areas of basic sciences. Giving KVPY exam helps boost the confidence level and becomes a short term target for ones who want to know the complete syllabus. You can refer here.
 

S
sheetal chib
What is the KVPY Exam? What is the syllabus for the KVPY exam for streams SA/SX/SB? How should one prepare for it? Could you suggest books?
J
jaya garg

Hi sheetal. KVPY is a scholarship exam that has multiple-choice question paper and time limit given to do this exam is 3 hours. Every section of KVPY question papers are divided into two parts. For more details, related to the same, refer here.
 

P
pradeepraje
Which are the best books for KVPY preparation?
J
jaya garg

Hi Pradeepraj. Some of the books that can be referred while preparing for the KVPY exam include Tata McGraw Hill Book for JEE, Problems Plus in IIT Mathematics, Challenges and Thrills of Pre-college Mathematic, etc. 

V
vishal sharma
How do I prepare for the KVPY SX?
J
jaya garg

HI Vishal. Start making notes of each and every topic. Practice conceptual questions from Physics and try to solve different kinds of questions. For detailed KVPY SX preparation, you can refer here.
 

D
devisingh
What should be the strategy to prepare for KVPY SA?
M
manisha malik

Hi Devisingh. While preparing for the exam, it is very important to go through the exam pattern and syllabus thoroughly. It is very important to solve the practice papers and give mock tests. To get detailed information regarding the same, click here.

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naina
Hi, I am Naina. I am pursuing pcm and how will I attempt biology questions. It's get difficult for me. So, confuse
M
manisha malik

Hi Naina. Yes, it seems difficult for PCM students to attempt the questions of biology but with constant study and practicising from mock test, you can become effiicient in Biology as well. To get detailed information regarding pattern, syllabus and books, click here.

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manasvi kakuste
Can I apply for pcm subjects only ?
M
manisha malik

Hi Manasvi. Exam patter of KVPY includes physics, chemistry, maths and biolgy. To get detailed information regarding the exam pattern and syllabus, click here.

S
shivapriya
I have not taken mathematics as main subject in class 11 can I still apply
M
manisha malik

Hi Shivapriya. Only the students of science stream can apply for KVPY SA stream. If you have physics and chemistry as main subjects, you can apply.

B
bipasha p behera
I just passed in 12th and got my results of class 12th in June 2020 and right now I haven't got admission in any college , which stream should I fill SX Or SB?
M
manisha malik

Hi Bipasha. After taking admission in any college in basic science stream, in 1st y ear of college you will be eligible to apply for KVPY exam under SB stream.

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aniket sanjay naik
Now I am going to 12 std how can I give kvpy I was don't know about kvpy in 11 th pcb subject
S
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Aniket, you can check the process to apply in this exam in detail from here: KVPY Application Procedure

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navitha ramesh
Malayalam question paper availability
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Navitha, the question paper will be available in only English and Hindi medium. Thus, Malayalam question paper is not a possibility.
T
tanushri suthar
My name is tanushri and I don't know about this exam I want to do this exam and I am studying in 11 class PCB
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shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Tanishri, Aug 31, 2019 was the last date to apply for this exam in this session. You can read more about KVPY 2019 from here and can apply for the same in next session.

K
karanvir singh
Can 11th standard join this
S
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Karanvir, you can check the Eligibility Criteria for the exam to know whether you are eligible or not.

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mariya nazhath
Yes..even 11th can join this
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Mariya, thank you for your assistance.