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KVPY 2022 Selection Process: Rounds & Weightage

Updated By Samiksha Rautela on 18 Apr, 2022 10:59

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KVPY 2022 Selection Process

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is a national-level scholarship test. It is organised for aspirants who wish to pursue research in the Science stream. After submitting the KVPY application form 2022, candidates are required to go through the selection process for the exam.
The KVPY Selection Process 2022 will consist of 2 stages. The first stage will be an aptitude test while the second stage will be an interview. An individual must clear both of the aforementioned rounds to avail KVPY scholarship.

Detailed KVPY 2022 Selection Process

The KVPY 2022 exam will be conducted in 2 rounds. The aptitude test will be granted more weightage than the interview. However, it is crucial to perform brilliantly in both stages in order to be eligible for the scholarship. Provided below are elaborated details on both the stages of KVPY 2022.

KVPY Aptitude Test 2022

The aptitude test of KVPY includes two parts and Part 1 and Part 2 have 4 sections each. The exam is conducted in both English as well as Hindi languages at various KVPY exam centres located across the nation.

Candidates must note that the written aptitude test is the first step toward availing the scholarship programme. The KVPY syllabus 2022 will include all the questions from Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Aspirants will be shortlisted for the interview round based on their performance in the aptitude test.

KVPY Exam Pattern 2022

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KVPY Interview Process 2022

The interview round of KVPY is held not only to evaluate the Scientific knowledge of the candidates but also to analyse whether or not the candidate is suitable for the scholarship. The final merit list will be prepared by keeping in mind the performances in both- the aptitude test and interview round.

KVPY 2022 Selection Process: Weightage

Check out the weightage of KVPY 2022 exam rounds below:

Exam Rounds


KVPY Aptitude Test


KVPY Interview Process


Documents Required for KVPY Interview

Provided below is the list of documents that candidates need to carry for the interview round of KVPY. Without them, they will not be allowed to participate in the interview:

Interview call letter

Application form

Attested copy of Marksheet (Class 10th Marks card for Stream SA/SX & Class 12th Marksheet for Stream SB)

Caste Certificate for SC/ST aspirants issued by the Competent Authority (if applicable)

Study certificate form (to be brought from Principal/ Head of the Institution where candidates are currently pursuing their education)

A self-appraisal form

Medical certificate from the competent authority in case of visually & physically challenged students as per the prescribed format. (according to GOI)

Teacher Recommendation Form (in Sealed envelope) & letter to the teacher

KVPY Fellowship/Scholarship

After clearing both the aforementioned rounds and qualifying the KVPY selection procedure 2022, candidates will be eligible for the following scholarship benefits:


Yearly Contingency Grant

Fellowship (Monthly)

SX/ SA/ SB – at the time of 1st to 3rd years of B.Sc./ B.S./ B.Stat./ B.Maths Integrated M.Sc./ M.S.

Rs. 20,000

Rs. 5,000

SA/SX/SB – during M.Sc. or 4th to 5th year of Integrated M.Sc./ M.S./ M.Maths/ M.Stat.

Rs. 28,000

Rs. 7,000

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