Javahar Navodaya Entrance Exam 2014 Notification || JNV Selection Test 2014

Jawahar Navodaya Entrance Exam 2014 Notification for Entrance for Admission into Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas in 6th Class through JAWAHAR NAVODAYA VIDYALAYA SELECTION TEST (JNVST) released. JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2014-15 will be held On Saturday, 08th February, 2014 at 11.30 A.M. The last date for submission of Application Form in MEO’s Office is 30th November 2013. Application forms are available at all MEO/BEO offices, DEO Offices for free of cost
                  According to the Navodaya Vidyalaya Scheme, one Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is to be set up in each District in a phased manner. At present, there are 583(567+16) Navodaya Vidyalays are functioning through out the Country. In Andhra Pradesh the number is 22+2.
  • A candidate seeking admission must not have been born before 01-05-2001 and after 30-04-2005. This will apply to candidates of all categories, including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs). In case of doubt of overage candidate seeking admission, they may be referred to the Medical Board for confirmation of the age. The decision of the Medical Board will be final. 
  • A candidate appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the whole of the academic session 2013-14 in a Government/Government aided or other recognized schools or schools under schemes of “Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan” or ‘B’ certificate competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the same district where he/she is seeking admission. A school will be deemed recognized if it is declared so by the Government or by any other agency authorized on behalf of Government. The Schools under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan are to be sponsored by Govt. or Govt. authorized agencies. Schools where students have obtained ‘B’ certificate under National Institute of Open Schooling should have accreditation of NIOS. A candidate must successfully complete Class-V in the session 2013-14. Actual admission in Class-VI for the session 2014-15 will be subject to this condition.
  • A Candidate who has not been promoted and admitted to Class-V before 30th September, 2013 is not eligible to apply.
Schedule and Important Dates:
  • Last Date to Submit Application form to MEO Office is 30th November 2013
  • Entrance Exam on 8th Feb 2014 at 11.30 am
Language of the Exam:
  • The language/medium of the examination for the candidate will be the medium through which the candidate is studying in Class-V.
Composition of the Test 
             The selection test will be of two-hour duration and will have 3 sections with only objective type questions. There are 100 questions in all of 100 marks. Each question carries one mark:

Type of Test
Number of Questions
Mental ability Test
60 Minutes
Arithmetic Test
30 Minutes
Language Test
30 Minutes
2 Hours

  • Selection in the test will not vest any right on the candidates to secure admission into the JNV. At the time of seeking actual admission, each selected candidate will have to produce all relevant certificates, as prescribed by the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti. Until admission, the selection is provisional. 
  • Marks obtained by candidates (both selected and unselected) in the test are not communicated. 
  • There is no provision for re-evaluation of the answer scripts. Since the result is processed through computer and sufficient care is taken to ensure accuracy through various checks in processing the result, no request for re-totaling of marks will be entertained. 
  • The candidates and their parents/guardians may note that the children selected on the basis of the Test will be admitted only in the JNV located in the district from where they are appearing at the JNVST. Under no circumstances, the selected candidate will be given admission to any other JNV. No request for shifting of students on account of medium of instruction in the JNV concerned, shifting of parents/guardians to other district(s) State(s) etc. will be entertained.