Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Prabhat Pattan (Betul) is a residential co educational
Institution under the direct control of Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) is an
Autonomous Organization under the Ministry of Human Resource Development,
Department of Secondary & Higher Education, Government of India. It has been
set up to establish and manage co-educational, residential schools known as
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNVs) covering VI to XII classes affiliated to CBSE
throughout the country. Admissions in JNVs are made through the Jawahar Navodaya
Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) at claas VI. The medium of instruction in JVs is
the mother-tongue or regional language upto class VIII and English there after
for Maths Science and Social Science (Also in Hindi choice) Students of the
JNVs appear for X and XII class examinations of the Central Board of Secondary
A candidate appearing for the Selection Test must be studying in Class-V in a Govt./Govt.
recognized school in that district where he/she is seeking admission in the just preceding
academic session for which Selection Test is conducted. Actual admission in
Class-Vi in the session is, however, subject to the condition of having passed Class-V
A candidate seeking admission must be between the age group 9-13 years on Ist May of the
year of admission for which the Selection Test is conducted. This applies to all
categories of candidates including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled
A candidate must have studied and passed Class III, IV &V from recognized school/schools
in the preceding three continuous academic sessions
for which the Selection Test is conducted spending one full academic session in each
Class through the formal system of education, without any
repetition of Class, gap and/or break in attendance.
A candidate who is not promoted to Class-V before November of the preceding academic
year of which the test conducted is not eligible to apply.
No candidate is allowed to appear in the selection test for the second time under
A candidate seeking admission under the rural quota must have studied and passed III, IV
& V from recognized school(s) located in the rural areas.
At least 75% of the seats in a district are filled by candidates selected from rural areas and
remaining seats are filled from the urban areas of the districts. A candidate who has studied
in a school located in a urban area, even for a part of a session in any of the Classes III,
IV and V or passes any or more of these Classes from such a school as above is considered as
an urban candidate. Urban areas are those, which are so defined in the 1991 census or in a
subsequent Government notification. All other areas are considered as rural. Reservation of
seats in favour of children belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes is provided
in proportion to the population in the concerned district provided that in no district,
such reservation will be less than the national average (15% for SC and 7.5% for ST) but
subject to a maximum of 50% for both the categories (SC & ST) taken together. These
reservations are interchangeable and over and above the candidates selected under open merit.
Three percent of seats are reserved for disabled children also. Efforts are made to ensure
that one-third of the total seats are filled up by girls.
Exam Papers Of JNVST
Exam Papers Of JNVST
01. How to get an Application Form
Applications for admission may be made on the prescribed application form
obtainable free of charge upto November of the year preceding the year of seeking
admission, from the following.
- District Education Officer (DEO)/DDPI
- Block Education Officer (BEO)
- Head Master of any Govt./Govt. aided/Recognised/where he/she is studying.
- Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Mana Camp, Raipur.
If you can't get the prescribed Application Form, you may copy the format of
Application Form on plain paper (preferably 21cm x 30cm) from our web site or the news
and apply on it.
02. How to submit an application form
An Application Form, duly filled must reach the Block Education Officer, signed by the Head of
the recognised school/ where the child is studying in class-V on or before November of the
year preceding the year of seeking admission. Candidates are advised to get the
acknowledgement from the BEO at the time of submission of Application Form.
03. Issue of Admit Cards
Admit Cards, duly prepared sby the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya will be issued to the
candidates through the office of the Block Education Officer.Candidates who do not receive
their Admit Cards one week before the JNVST should immediately contact Principal,
JNV/BEO/DDPI for the same.
04. Result of the Selection Test.
The result of the February JNVST is expected to be announced around April/May of the year of
admission. The result will be displayed in the offices of the concerned.
- Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Notice Board
- Our Website.
- District Education Officer
- District Magistrate, and
- Deputy Director, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Bhopal region.
The selected candidates will also be informed through registered post by the Principal,
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Mana Camp. The results will also be displayed on website of
Samiti at the address http:/www.navodaya.nic.in
05. Selection and admission
- 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. Untill admission, the selection
is provisional (Eighty students will be admitted in VI class every year.
- In case of any dispute the decision of the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti shall
be final and binding on the candidate.