KVPY 2016 Answer Key

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Nov 29, 2016

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KVPY 2016 Answer key has been released for SA, SB, SX streams by IISc (Indian Institute of Science). Candidates who have attempted the KYPY Examination can check the answer key along with the question paper for SA / SX/ SB Streams. Candidates can download their respective answer key and can assess their score. The exam was held on November 6, 2016. Result for the aptitude test will be declared in the third week of December. Candidates can check the Subject-wise answer key.

The answer key will give you a fair idea about the result and the candidates can tally their answer through the answer key.  Answer key contains the solutions of all the questions asked in the examination.

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KVPY 2016 Important Dates

KVPY has released the answer key for all streams – SA, SB & SX. The answer key serves the purpose of analyzing and calculate candidates marks as per their attempted questions in the KVPY exam. important dates related to KVPY 2016 Answer key is discussed below:

KVPY 2016 Answer Key KVPY 2016 Dates
Official KVPY Answer key November 10, 2016
KVPY 2016 Aptitude Test Result 3rd week of December, 2016

Read About KVPY 2016 Review for SA Stream

How to download the KVPY Answer key?

Before the announcement of the result, KVPY 2016 Answer key has been released through online mode. This will give you a general idea about the result. Candidates can download the KVPY Answer key, by following these simple steps:

1. Visit the official website of KVPY.

2. Click on the link “KVPY Answer Key 2016”.

3. Answer key for SA, SB, SX stream will appear on a screen.

4. Select your corresponding set attempted in the examination and estimate the score by comparing the actual answers.

5. Follow the right marking scheme as prescribed by the IISc for calculating your marks.

KVPY 2016 Question Paper and Answer Key

KVPY 2016 Papers Question Papers
KVPY - SA (English) Download
KVPY - SB (English) Download
KVPY - SX (English) Download
KVPY - SA (Hindi) Download
KVPY - SB (Hindi) Download
KVPY - SX (Hindi) Download

Discrepancy in KVPY Answer Key

If the candidates are not satisfied by the KVPY Answer key released, then they can challenge the answer key. Any queries/ comments regarding the answer key should reach KVPY office either by speed post or email:

Mailing Address:

The Convener

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)

Indian Institute of Science

Bangalore – 560 012

Email address:


KVPY 2016 Cutoff

IISc will also announce the cutoff and merit list, shortly. KVPY Cutoff for Aptitude test will be announced separately for General and SC/ST/PWD category. Separate cutoff will be declared for the three streams of the KVPY Exam. Candidates can check the KVPY cutoff score and merit list from the official website soon. Candidates must score the announced cutoff score to clear off the KVPY exam. check below the KVPY Expected cutoff category wise for Aptitude test:

Stream General Cutoff (out of 100 marks) SC/ST Cutoff (out of 100 marks) PWD Cutoff (out of 100 marks)
SA 50 40 40
SB 48 34 34
SX 57 40 40

KVPY 2016 Result

KVPY 2016 result for the aptitude test will be declared in the 3rd week of December, 2016. The answer key has been released by the officials before the result announcement. Through official answer key, candidates can take the approximate idea about the marks that they will get in the KVPY exam.

Candidates who are shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the aptitude test will be called for an interview round. The final merit list will be declared after the successful completion of both the stages of selection.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.