Navodaya 9th class Admission 2023 Application Form

Navodaya 9th class Admission 2023 Application Form: Online Applications are invited from the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya for Class 9 lateral Entry selection test 2023-2024. In order to optimally utilize the infrastructure and other facilities available in these Vidyalayas, it has been decided by the Samiti to fill the vacant seats in Class IX through an All India level Admission Test. The Last Date to Apply is 15th October 2022.

Admission in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is made on the basis of a Selection Test, designed and conducted by the CBSE. The test is called the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST). It is of non-verbal nature, class-neutral and designed so as to ensure that talented children from rural areas are able to compete without facing any disadvantage. The official portal of JNV is

Navodaya 9th class Admission 2023 Application Form

Special care is taken to ensure that children from far flung areas get admission forms free of cost, without any difficulty. Sufficient publicity is done through Doordarshan, All India Radio, local newspapers, pamphlets, Vidyalaya websites and through visits of Principals and teachers of Navodaya Vidyalayas to the local schools of the district.

Eligibility for Navodaya Vidyalaya 9th class Admission

Age Limit

  • A candidate seeking admission must be between the age group 13-16 years i.e, must be born between 01.05.2008 and 30.04.2010 (both days inclusive).
  •  This is applicable to all categories of candidates including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.

Education Qualification

  • Only those candidates who are studying Class VIII during the Academic Session 2021-22 in one of the Govt./Govt. recognized schools.
  • Candidate appearing for the admission test must qualify/ pass Class VIII in the academic session 2021-22 from a Govt./Govt. recognized school

Navodaya Vidyalaya 9th class Admission Exam Date

Selection Test for admission to Class IX will be conducted on Saturday, the 11th February 2023 in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya of concerned district/any other centre allotted by NVS.

Date of Examination : Saturday 11th February 2023

Navodaya Vidyalaya 9th class Admission Exam Pattern

  • Duration – 2 ½ hours (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM).
  • Candidates with special needs (Divyang), additional time of 30 minutes will be provided, subject to the production of certificates from the competent authority.
  • Centre for examination shall be the JAWAHAR NAVODAYA VIDYALAYA of the district concerned/ any other centre allotted by NVS.
  • Medium of Language for Examination will be English/Hindi.
  • Students have to answer in OMR sheet

Selection Process

Selection Test will consist of questions from the subjects of Mathematics, General Science, English and Hindi. Difficulty level of the test paper shall be of Class VIII.

  • English :  15 Marks
  • Hindi : 15 Marks
  • Math : 35 Marks
  • Science : 35 Marks

The Exam is for 100 Marks. The test will be of objective type with 2 ½ hours duration without any break.

Merit List will be announced as per the NVS selection criteria.

Navodaya 9th class Admission 2023 Application Form

How to Apply for JNV 9th class Admission 2023-2024

Online applications may be submitted till 15th October 2022. The candidate may refer to NVS Hqrs. Website or website of JNVs.

  • Visit the link provided below as Online Application Form
  • Click on the link “Click here for Registration”
  • Select Date, District and click on submit button
  • Submit of Personal details (including uploading of Images).
  • Kindly keep the Scanned copy of Candidate’s Signature, Parent’s Signature, Candidate’s Photograph (Size:10-100 KB in .JPG/.jpg format) ready before filling up Personal details.
  • Enter all you personnel details, communication details, Upload scanned documents.
  • Also candidate must fill up the details of 8th standard, Later preview all the entered details.
  • Make corrections it you found any.
  • Finally enter the captcha and submit the Application Form
  • Take a print out of the submitted application form for further reference.
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Online Application Form

Important Dates

Last Date for Online Registration 15th October 2022
Exam Date 11th February 2023

Visit our website for Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Model Question Papers, Previous Question Papers, Books to refer and other important details regarding Jawahar Navodaya Vidyala.