A D M I S S I O N    P R O C E S S

Admission in class VI in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are made through National Level Competitive Examination conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education in the month of February, known as JNVST (Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalya Selection Test). The merit is prepared on the district basis.  Number of seats in class VI are 80 but it can be vary due to accommodation or any other reason.

     Children are also being admitted against the vacant seats in class IX and in class XI through regional level examination and marks in the previous qualifying examination respectively.

Who is eligible for JNVST :

     Only the students of studying in class 5th of Bhiwani district and he/she reads  in any Govt./Govt. aided/Govt. recognized/SSA School. He also passed class 3rd and 4th in consecutive years without any gap. His age must be between the age group 9-13 years on 1st 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 Tribes. 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 any circumstances. 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. 75% of the seats in  district are filled by candidates selected from rural areas and remaining seats are filled from the urban areas of the district Bhiwani.

     Sc Reservation = 15%, ST=7.5%,  Disabled Children= 3%, Girls Children = 30% from each category.

Exam Patterns Of JNVST (Time – 2 Hrs)


Type of Test

No. of Questions


Time Duration

Mental Ability Test



60 Minutes

Arithmetic Test



30 Minutes

Language Test



30 Minutes




2 Hours


For Class IX (Lateral Entry):

     Only those candidates are eligible for the selection test who have studied or studying in Class VIII in one of the Govt./Govt. recognized schools of the Bhiwani district. In age there is no relaxation for any category. The other details are available along with prospectus cum application form.

For Class XI (Lateral Entry):

     Admission of students will be made against available vacancies in class XI on the basis of marls secured by the students in class X board.

Availability of Forms:

     Generally forms for class 6th are available in the month of September. For class IX these are available in the month of April/May every year and for class XI are available in June.  Admission notice is also published in the leading newspapers. Admission forms can be obtained from the BEO offices of Bhiwani district, DEO office, any Govt. Primary School or Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalya Devrala (Bhiwani). It can also be downloaded from our web site.  These forms filled in all respect should be submitted in the office of concerned BEO.

      Admit Cards, duly prepared by the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Bhiwani will be issued to the candidates through the concerned  Block Education Officer.  Candidates who do not receive their Admit Card one week before the JNVST. They should immediately contact Principal, JNV/BEO/DEO for the same.


      Each candidate shall appear for selection test at the examination centre allotted to him/her as indicated on the admit card. No candidate is permitted to appear any other centre.


     No request for change in centre will be considered. No candidate can appear without admit card. Only Principal JNV Devrala is competent for issuing admit card.

      Test centers for class VI are spread over in Bhiwani district(given in Table)  but for class IX  is only JNV Devrala (Bhiwani).



Exam Centers for JNVST(6th Class):

1. Bawani Khera 2. Bhiwani –I 3. Bhiwani-II 4. C.Dadri
5. Bond Kalan 6. Badra 7. Loharu 8. Bahal
9. Keru (JNV Devrala) 10. Tosham 11. Siwani  



     Result of Entrance Exam  will be displayed in the last week of May in  Navodaya vidyalya Devrala, District Education Officer Bhiwani. Result of JNVST is also displayed on 

     Result of the Selection Test for class IX and XI will be notified on the Vidyalaya Notice Board as well as published in  local newspapers. Selected candidates will also be intimated by post.

     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.  Until admission, the selection is provisional.

      In case of any dispute the decision of the Principal shall be final and binding on the candidate.

      Marks obtained by the candidate (selected or not –selected) in the test are not communicated.

      Urban Areas are those which are so defined in 2001 census or through a subsequent Govt. Notification. All other areas will be considered as rural area.