KVPY Merit List 2017

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Aug 14, 2017

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Shivani Tiwari

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KYPY Merit List 2017 has been declared on the official website in the form of a PDF. Candidates have to find their roll number in the given PDF to check their names in KVPY Merit List. 

KVPY Fellowships are provided to Indian Nationals only to Study in India (Students intending to pursue/pursuing undergraduate program under Distance Education scheme/correspondence course of any university are not eligible to apply).

  • KVPY Merit List 2017 is declared separately for all the categories.
  • The names mentioned in the merit list are eligible for KVPY Scholarship.
  • KVPY scholarship amount is Rs. 80000 for undergraduate level and Rs. 1.2 lakhs for the post graduate level.
  • The Final Merit List is published post successful conduct of the interview with names of candidates finally selected for the scholarship.

How to check KVPY 2017 Merit List?

KVPY Merit List 2017 can be checked online by visiting the official website. The steps to check KVPY Merit List are given below:- 

  • Go to the official website: http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in.
  • After that, click on the Result Tab on the home page 
  • Click on the link for PDF of KVPY Merit List for the applied course.
  • A candidate has to search for his/her roll number in KVPY 2017 Merit List.

Merit list is released stream wise for all the categories. SA stream is for candidates studying in 11th Standard (Science Subjects). SB stream is for students enrolled in 10+2 (Science subjects). SB stream is for applicants currently studying in 1st year of an Undergraduate program (B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S.).

Find links to the stream-wise KVPY 2017 merit list for General/SC/ST/PWD categories:-

KVPY 2017 Qualifying Marks

KVPY 2017 Qualifying Marks are the minimum marks that candidates must score in order to have their names in KVPY merit list. The stream-wise qualifying marks for KYPY 2017 is given below in the table below:-

Category SA SX SB
General 55% and above 55% and above 50% and above
SC/ST 45% and above 45% and above 40% and above
PWD 45% and above 45% and above 40% and above

KVPY Cutoff

Around 3000 students are selected yearly for Interview round. The students are selected as per marks scored by them in the aptitude test of KVPY. The Cut off for the current session of KVPY 2017 has increased in comparison to the previous year.

Candidates can find KVPY 2017 cut off in the following table:-

Category Shortlisted GEN Final Selection GEN Shortlisted SC/ST Final SC/ST Shortlisted PWD Final PWD
SA 1323 877 102 74 4 4
SX 1782 1523 261 169 10 6
SB 183 116 32 18 2 1
Total 3234 2516 395 261 16 11

KVPY Final Merit List 2017

The final merit list for KVPY 2017 is based on the marks obtained by a Candidate: 75 % of the marks in the Aptitude Test + 25 % of the marks in the Interview. Based upon the KVPY final merit list, candidates will be awarded scholarships and fellowships.

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