KVPY 2017 Result Declared

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Mar 22, 2017

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The results for KVPY 2017 online exam held on November 06, 2017 announced on the official website. KVPY Result has been announced for different categories as per the stream applied. Names of candidates eligible for the interview process is mentioned in the result PDF for KVPY.

Candidates have to search their roll number in the PDF to check if they have qualified for the test. KVPY Interview is the one-one question round where a panel of 3-4 interviewees ask introductory and technical questions.

KVPY Interview is expected to be conducted from January 15, 2018- February 15, 2018. Candidates will be informed via e-mail or on the official website of KVPY about the details of the interview. Know How to Prepare for KVPY Interview.

How to check the KVPY Result?

The online test results for KVPY 2017 are now available on the official website in PDF format for various categories separately. Candidates have to open the PDF of their applied stream for their category. The steps followed are given below:

  • Visit the official website of KVPY
  • Click on the Results tab
  • Click on “Click Here” under the head Result of the KVPY Aptitude test held on 6th November 2016.
  • Click on the category under the stream applied to check the result.
Stream Result for General Category Result for SC/ST Category Result for PwD Category
SA Check Here Check Here Check Here
SB Check Here Check Here Check Here
SX Check Here Check Here Check Here

Note: Candidates cannot re-evaluate the online exam for KVPY 2016. The scores obtained in the results don’t change by re-evaluation.

KVPY 2016 Cut off Marks

The provisional list of candidates who have qualified for KVPY 2016 is prepared on the basis of the KVPY Cut off. The minimum marks mentioned in the KVPY Cut off varies for different categories. The cut off for KVPY 2016 is given below:

Category SA SB SX
General 50 48 57
SC/ST 40 34 40
PwD 40 34 40

The list given in the result of KVPY 2016 has been made on the basis of the scores mentioned in the table above. Candidates who have applied under the general category have to score at least 40% of the total weightage of the examination to qualify for KVPY Interview.

KVPY 2017 Selection Process

KVPY 2017 Selection Process is a two-step process i.e. written exam and Interview. The candidates have to qualify the aptitude test are shortlisted for the interview. The written exam for KVPY has been conducted on November 06, 2017 for which the results have been announced. Now the shortlisted candidates have to appear for KVPY Interview.

The steps in the KVPY Selection Process is explained below:

  • Written examination

The candidates who apply for KVPY have to appear for an aptitude test with questions based on various science subjects and mathematics. The questions asked are in both English and Hindi. The total weightage of KVPY exam is 100 marks.

  • Interview

The next step in the KVPY Selection Process is interview. Candidates are asked introductory questions and technical questions based on general awareness. They are conceptual questions based on biology, chemistry and physics. Candidates have to solve few mathematics questions given to them during the interview.

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