Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test - 2013
accordance with the National Policy of Education (1986) Government of
India started Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs). JNV, Jamui is a
co-educational residential school fully financed and administered by
Government of India through an autonomous organization, Navodaya
Vidyalaya Samiti. Admissions are made through the JAWAHAR NAVODAYA
SELECTION TEST (JNVST) at Class VI. The medium of instruction is the
mother tongue or regional language up to Class VIII and English
thereafter for Maths and Science and Hindi for Social Science. Students
are to appear for X and XII class examinations of the Central Board of
Secondary Education. While education in the school is free including
boarding, lodging, uniforms and textbooks, a nominal fee of Rs.200/- per
month will have to be paid by the children from IX to XII class.
However, children belonging to SC/ST, Girls and Physically Handicapped
and from the families whose income is below poverty line are exempted
from payment of fees.
appearing for the Selection Test must be studying in Class V in a
Government/Government-Aided or other recognized school or schools
under Schemes of "Sarav Shiksa Abhiyan" or 'B' certificate
competency course of National Institute of Open Schooling in the
same 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 before admission.
A candidate claiming admission
from rural quota must have studied and passed class III, IV & V from
Government/Government Aided/recognized schools spending one full
academic session each year in a school located in Rural area. Such
conditions, however, are not application on those candidates who
apply from urban quota.