KVPY eligibility 2016 fellowship scholarship

KVPY eligibility 2016 fellowship scholarship

KVPY Scholarship : Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana scholarship has announced an important notice related to the KVPY scholarship 2016. Those students who want to study but not able to do because of lack of the financial resource, can apply for this scholarship programme to complete their professional study. KVPY is known as Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana. It is a scholarship programme. The main aim of this programme is to recognize the talented students and providing them scholarship for Pre Ph.D. program. Eligible applicants can apply for the KVPY scholarship from the official website of the organization. For more details about this scholarship programme such as eligibility criteria, procedure to apply for the scholarship please read the below given content up to the end of the page. This page is designed to provide all significant details to the viewers.

KVPY eligibility 2016 fellowship scholarship

KVPY eligibility 2016 fellowship scholarship
KVPY eligibility 2016 fellowship scholarship

Scholarship :

Those students who applied for the scholarship & studying in the courses of UG courses like B.sc, B.sta, B.sc Mathematics, etc. will get  Rs 5000 every month & Rs 7000 every month for those students who studding in PG courses.

BASIC SCIENCES Monthly Fellowship Annual Contingency Grant
SA/SX/SB – during 1st to 3rd years of – B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math. / Integrated M.Sc. /M.S. Rs. 5000 Rs. 20000
SA/SX/SB  – during  M. Sc. / 4th to 5th  years of Integrated M.Sc. /M.S Rs. 7000 Rs. 28000

Exam Name: Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna.

Commonly known as: KVPY.

Exam Type: National Level.

Conducting organization: Department of Science and Technology (Indian Institute of Science).

KVPY 2016 Eligibility Criteria : Students of Class X and XII from both government and private schools are eligible for KVPY 2016 scholarship programme. Only Indian National candidates are eligible for the KVPY fellowships/scholarships. Students who want to pursue their education in India in the undergraduate courses as listed below are eligible for the KVPY programme. To provide scholarships, the exam conducting authority selects students of class XI to first year of undergraduate programme in Basic Sciences – B.Sc/B.S/B.Stat/B.Math/Int. M.Sc/M.S. in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology.

KVPY 2016 Selection Procedure : The candidates are to go through two stages of selection procedure – Aptitude Test and Interview. After a scrutiny of the application forms, the eligible candidates are called for a written aptitude test.

KVPY 2016 Application Form : KVPY 2016 application process will start from July 10 and continue till August 23, 2016. The candidates are required to fill in online application forms along with remitting the requisite fee.

The KVPY Application Fee 2016 for various categories is as below:

  • For General Category/OBC: Rs. 1000+KVAT @ 5.5%=Rs. 1055
  • For SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 500+KVAT @ 5.5%= Rs. 528.

Candidates  must bring following Documents

1. Application form (Download from Application portal using your login credentials)


2. Admit card of Aptitude test (Ignore if you have not downloaded earlier).

3. Original Marks card. (10th Marks card for Stream SA/SX and 12th for Stream  SB)

4. Caste certificate for SC/ST candidates  issued by the competent Authority.

5. Medical certificate from competent authority in case of physically and visually challenged students  in the prescribed format (As per GOI)

6. A Self-Appraisal form.  

7. Study certificate form. (to be obtained from your Principal/Head of the Institution where you are currently pursuing your studies)

8. Teacher Recommendation Form. (in Sealed envelope)

[You must bring all the above mentioned documents along with you when you come for interview otherwise you will not be allowed to attend interview.]

Important dates:

Online Application starts on : 10.07.2016

Lat date to submit online applications : 16.08.2016

The last date to submit offline applications : 23.08.2016

Exam date : 06.11.2016

Admit Card : Second week of October 2016

Result : Third Week Of December 2016

Support Helpdesk Details :


CALL ON 080 – 22932975/76, 080- 23601008 . FAX-23601215

Email to application@kvpy.iisc.ernet.in


* Saturday and Sunday are Holidays.

Official Website : kvpy.iisc.ernet.in

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *