KVPY Registration 2018 started on 11 July and the last date to register for KVPY was 31 August. For the registered candidates, the last date of closing of KVPY online application is 7 September 2018. Students who have registered for KVPY can complete their registration process and make payment. KVPY Application form was released by IISc Bangalore for science students of Class 11, 12 and Basic Science students of 1st year. The link to Online KVPY application form is available on this page.
Candidates must make sure that they meet the eligibility criteria before filling KVPY Registration form. Students are required to register online for KVPY 2018 by entering their mobile number, email ID and other required details. Only after successful KVPY registration, candidates can fill the registration form and submit the necessary documents. KVPY registration form 2018 is to be filled for KVPY Aptitude Test which will be conducted on 4 November 2018. KVPY exam 2018 will be held in a computer-based mode and candidates can take the same in Hindi or in the English language. The preference for the language of the exam has to be given while filling up the registration form of KVPY Exam. This page gives information on KVPYRegistration 2018, Application, Dates, Registration Fee, Exam centres etc. Scroll down to read more on KVPY 2018 Application Form.
Latest Update: KVPY last date of closing online application is 7 September 2018.
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KVPY Registration 2018 Dates
Aspirants can check the list of KVPY Exam Dates 2018, regarding the availability of the registration form from the table below. Go through the dates for KVPY registration form 2018 to avoid missing deadlines.
KVPY Application Form 2018 Available
11 July 2018
KVPY Registration last date
31 August 2018 at 5 PM
KVPY Admit Card
Second week of October
KVPY Exam Date 2018
4 November 2018
KVPY Registration 2018 - Online (Available)
KVPY Registration Form 2018 is available only in online mode. The candidates can apply online for KVPY 2018 through this page. The link to KVPY Registration 2018 is available below. The candidates are advised to fill the online KVPY application form on or before the due date which is 31 August 2018.
Apply Online for KVPY Exam 2018
KVPY Application Form 2018: Steps to Apply Online
Candidates who want to apply for KVPY Scholarship Exam 2018 can check the steps to fill the KVPY application form online.
- Step 1: Fill KVPY Registration Form
- Step 2: Login and Fill KVPY Application Form
- Step 3: Upload Documents
- Step 4: Pay Registration Fee & Submit
- Step 5: Check KVPY Application Status
Fill KVPY Registration Form 2018 - (Step 1)
Candidates have to fill in their name, date of birth (exactly as in Class 10 Mark Sheet), presently studying in which class, stream, valid mobile number and Email address along with the Nationality for registration.
KVPY Login & Fill Online Application Form (Step 2)
Login with your User ID and Password on the login page. The login id and password will be provided to the candidate on their registered email id and phone number. Fill out the necessary details. After logging in the candidate has to Click on "Go To Application" for filling the online form.
Fill Personal details
- Category (Cannot be changed later)
- Disability status
Fill Academic details
- Exam board name
- Aggregrate percentage in science and maths
- Date of joining for current class/course (Class 11, 12, College)
- Name and address of the School/College
KVPY Documents Upload, Select Test Centre (Step 3)
In this step, the candidates have to fill the language preference for the exam and upload necessary documents. A valid E-mail and Mobile Number is mandatory for the registration of your Online Application
Candidates should have scanned copy of the following things
- Photograph (Max 150 KB)
- Signature (Max 80 KB)
- Caste / Disability certificate as applicable
In this step, the candidate has to do to 4 things that are
- Choose Language (English/Hindi)
- Give Exam Center Preference (select 4)
- Upload Scanned copy of Photograph and Signature
- Upload Other Certificates if required
KVPY Test Centre Selection
There are 100 Test cities in all over India for KVPY Online Entrance Test 2018. They are given in the table below. The candidates have to give preference of 4 exam centres while filling up the form. There are also some states/UTs in which there is no KVPY exam centre. Students from these states will have to choose another nearest test city for their KVPY Exam. (Check KVPY Test Centres State Wise)
Note: The exam centres are subject to change, if any changes are made by the officials, it will be updated on this page.
Preview KVPY Application
After filling in all your mandatory details, click on “Preview Application” to view your filled application and verify the details entered by you.
KVPY Registration Fees 2018 Payment (Step 4)
Students who want to apply for the exam can check the KVPY Registration Fee before filling the application form.
KVPY Registration Fee
For General and OBC Candidates
|Rs 1000 + banking charges|
For SC and ST Candidates
|Rs 500 + banking charges|
Payment of KVPY Registration Fees
Candidates have to make the payment of registration fees. Candidates can pay the registration fee only through online mode. Candidates will have to pay their fees either through Internet Banking, Credit card or Debit card.
After successful payment, the candidates will get a message on top of the Application Form as "Your Application is on Scrutiny".
Note: The Scrutiny of your application will take at least TWO working days from the time you successfully submitted your application
Check KVPY Registration Status and Submission - (Step 5)
Candidates need not send any hard copy of Confirmation Page or any other document to the IISc Bangalore Office. The candidates are advised to take a print out of submitted application form as it is the confirmation page for the candidates and also useful for future references. If the candidate has any query regarding the KVPY Registration form status and submission they can write in the comments section below.
Status Check - After two days candidates are advised to check the status of their application. If you get a message on top of your application which says “Your application is successfully submitted” you may take a printout of the same for your records.
KVPY Registration Form 2018 New Changes
After filling the KVPY form 2018 and analyzing the complete registration process, we have found out the KVPY Application Form New Changes.
- Increase in KVPY Exam Centres - There are 100 KVPY test cities this year which was only 54 in 2017.
- Application Payment Mode Changed - This year the candidates can pay the application fee only through the online mode that is Credit Card, Debit Card and Net Banking. There is no offline mode applicable to pay the KVPY registration Form.
KVPY Registration Form - Check Eligibility Criteria
Students who want to apply for KVPY should check eligibility criteria before filling the KVPY Registration Form. Not all students are eligible for KVPY Exam so the students must read KVPY Eligibility Criteria in detail for all the streams SA, SX and SB. Only science students of Class 11 and 12 are eligible for the exam. Also, the students pursuing basic science course in the first year are eligible for the exam. There are also minimum required percentage norms for KVPY aspirants. Students in the first year should make sure that their course is eligible for the scholarship.
KVPY Registration 2018 FAQs
- When will the KVPY Registration 2018 start?
- KVPY Registrations have been started from 11 July and forms are available online.
- What is the last date to apply for KVPY 2018?
- The last date to apply for KVPY 2018 is 31 August.
- Can I pay the KVPY Registration Fee through offline mode?
- No, there is no challan or offline mode of payment from this year. You can pay the registration fee only through online mode.
- Can I edit KVPY registration form after submission?
- No, you cannot edit your KVPY registration form once it is submitted.
- What are the documents required for KVPY Registration?
- Students need to upload scanned copy of Photograph and Signature for filling the KVPY Registration Form.
KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) is a scholarship program started in 1999 to encourage students to take basic science courses and research career in science. Students studying in Class 11, 12 and 1st year of basic science undergraduate program can appear for KVPY 2018. KVPY is funded by the Department of Science and Technology and conducted by IISc Bangalore. Students who get selected for KVPY Scholarship will get cash rewards and other privileges such as direct admission to top Institutes like IISc Bangalore, access to national laboratories and universities etc.
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