The registration process for class 6 admission in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) has been extended till December 15, 2018. But, last day to apply for class 9 in JNV is November 30. However, for class 9 admission, student has to first appear for the entrance test, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) before getting enrolled. In the last JNVST, the number of students who appeared for the exam were 28 lakh.
The students who are studying in class 8 in the current academic session 2018-19 in one of the government/government recognized schools of the district where the JNV is functioning are eligible to apply.
An official notification on the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti reads, ‘’Selection Test for admission to Class IX will be conducted on Saturday, the 2nd February 2019 in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya of concerned district/ any other center allotted by NVS’’.
As per the latest tally, the number of JNV in India is 630.