KVPY Interview/Selection Procedure 2018: The candidates who have qualified the KVPY 2018 examination will be required to first appear for KVPY 2018 interview. Those who have been selected in the interview round will be called for verification of Documents along with the call letter. Candidates can check the KVPY Interview/Selection Procedure 2018 given in this article. List of documents to be brought with the interview call letter has also been given below.
KVPY 2018 selection is based on the aptitude test and interview managed by the IISc. The Advertisement for KVPY appears in all the National Dailies on Technology Day (May 11) and second Sunday of July every Year. The results of KVPY 2017 Aptitude Test held on 5th and 19th November 2017 have been announced. The interview for eligible candidates will be held during January 15, 2018 – February 20, 2018. For more details about KVPY 2017 Results and Interview Dates check out this article – click here
The exam (in the form of an aptitude test)for the KVPY fellowship programme is conducted every year in the month of November and the interview for the same is held in between January to February. The Answer keys of the same will be released on the official website i.e. www.kvpy.iisc.ernet.in within 15-20 days of aptitude test. The results of KVPY 2018 are expected to be published in the 1st week of December 2018.
KVPY Procedure 2018
All candidates who qualify the examination and are shortlisted based on their performance in the exam will be called for the selection procedure commonly known as the interview round. The performance of the candidates will be the sole basis for selection. The interview round will be held tentatively in the 3rd week of January 2018. During the interview, candidate’s knowledge of science and research will be cross-checked. After the interview has been conducted, the final list of selected candidates will be released by the Indian Institute of Science.
The information for the interview like timings, venue, and date will be sent to the candidate through the mail on his/her registered email id. Shortlisted candidates will be required to take a print of the interview call letter that has to be mandatorily carried to the interview venue.
Documents to be Brought to the Interview Round
The following documents have to be carried to the interview round:
- KVPY 2018 Application Form
- KVPY 2018 Admit Card
- KVPY 2018 Interview Call Letter
- Class X & XII Original Marks Sheet
- Category Certificate
- A Self-Appraisal Form
- Study certificate Form
On successful completion of the exam and interview round, candidates will be granted a scholarship.