KVPY Application Form 2017


KVPY Application Form 2017KVPY Application Form 2017: The application form of KVPY 2017 has been released by IISc Bangalore on July 16, 2017. The KVPY application form is made available in online mode for Stream SA, SX and SB streams. The candidates who will appear in Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2017 must fill the online KVPY 2017 registration form before August 23, 2017. In the KVPY 2017 application form candidates must register online with valid email ID and password, fill their personal, academic, communication and other important details in the form. The authority will not accept the KVPY application form 2017 after the last date of submission. Candidates who are willing to appear in KVPY 2017 must also fulfill the eligibility criteria of KVPY 2017 in order to apply for KVPY fellowship programme 2017. To know more about KVPY Application Form 2017 procedure, application fees, read the article given below. 

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2017 is scheduled to be conducted in online mode on November 5, 2017, in two shifts of three hours duration each.
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KVPY Application Form 2017 Dates

The registration of KVPY 2017 has started from July 16 onwards and the last date to fill is August 23. The exam is scheduled to be held in online mode on November 05. For more details of KVPY application dates check the table given below.

KVPY 2017 Application Dates

S.No. KVPY Application Form Events Important Dates
1. Online availability of KVPY application form 2017 July 16, 2017
2. Last date of submission August 23, 2017
3. Admit Card of KVPY 2017 to be available on 2nd week of October 2017
4. KVPY 2017 exam November 05, 2017

Documents required for KVPY Application Form 2017

Candidates should have scanned images of the following documents at hand, before proceeding to fill in the online KVPY 2017 application form:

  • A valid E-mail and Mobile Number
  • Scanned copy of passport size photograph, signature
  • Caste/Disability Certificate (if applicable)

KVPY 2017 Application Form Steps

Candidates must access the link provided below on this page and click on the tab ‘Registration and Application’. Before registration candidates must read the instructions carefully and then click on Register to continue. The candidates must also fulfil the eligibility criteria of KVPY 2017 before filling online KVPY application form 2017.



The KVPY application 2017 process involves the following steps given below. There are three steps to complete your application successfully;

  • Registration
  • Fill online KVPY application form
  • Upload Documents
  • Submit application form
  • Pay the KVPY application fees

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How to Fill KVPY Application Form 2017?

The candidates must complete KVPY application form by following the detailed steps given below:

Step-1 Registration:

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Then candidates have to click on ‘Register’ and provide the following:

  • Presently Studying in class
  • Name of the Candidate: (Fill in exactly as in 10th Standard Marks Card) *
  • Full Name of the Candidate
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth: (Enter your Date of Birth as it appears in your 10th STD Certificate.)*
  • Candidate’s Age as on January 1, 2017
  • Category
  • Person with Disability
  • Nationality
  • Email Address
  • Confirm Email Address
  • Mobile Number 
  • Confirm Mobile Number

Candidates must provide their email ID, mobile number and other details as basic details & click on submit button to continue. After successful registration, candidates will receive ‘User ID’ & ‘Password’ in their registered email address and mobile 

Step-2 How to fill the KVPY Application Form 2017?

Candidates have to log in with the given user ID and password and start filling up the application form. The candidates will have to click on ‘Apply/Edit’.

In the online KVPY application form candidates have to enter the following details.

  • Address details
  • Academic and Exam Preference Details
  • Preference 1
  • Preference 2
  • Preference 3
  • Preference 4

After filling all the details, click on ‘Submit’ button.

kvpy-application-form login page

Step 3: Upload Scanned Documents

Candidates have to upload their scanned images (Photograph, Signature & Caste Certificate (If applicable) in a given format as prescribed by the authority. The images must be of the given specifications in the image below.

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Step 4: Preview Details

Candidates can check the details they have entered in the application form. If any modifications are required candidates can change in the preview step.

Candidates have to tick mark on ‘I Agree’ box & click on ‘Final Submit’ button after cross checking all the details. Candidates must take the print copy of the KVPY Application Form 2017 for future reference.

Step-5 Payment of Application fees

Candidates have to pay the application fees by click on ‘continue payment option’. The fees will include service charges. 

KVPY 2017 Application Fee

Category Fee (in INR) Total
General and OBC Rs 1000 + KVAT 5.5% 1050
SC/ST/PH/PwD 500 + KVAT 5.5% 558

Candidates can pay the application fees of KVPY through two modes:

  • Online Payment Gateway: Candidates can pay the pay the fees through Internet Banking, Credit/Debit Card

KVP 2017 Application Form Correction

The conducting authority did not release any notification regarding the application form correction yet. If any notifications are announced by IISc Bangalore related to the application form correction, we will update here in the article.

Highlights of KVPY 2017 application form

Some of the important highlights of KVPY 2017 application form is given below.

Only online applications will be made available by IISc Bangalore.

  • Applicants must submit only one application. In case of multiple applications, the last application will be accepted.
  • No changes in the particulars of KVPY application form 2017 will be entertained after final submission.
  • Candidates must read the instructions provided to them to apply online before filling up the application form.
  • Applicants who want to pay their application fee offline must download e-challan and take a print out to pay the requisite fees
  • All the candidates are advised to cross check all the details entered in the application before final submission.

Frequently Asked Questions related to KVPY 2017 Application Form

Q. When can I get the application form?

A. The KVPY is publishing its detailed advertisement on 2nd Sunday of the month of July every year. The application form can be obtained after the authority declares it in online mode.

Q. When should I submit application form?

A. The last date for submission of the application form is August 23, 2017.

Q. I have a scanned copy of my photograph/signature/caste certificate, the file size of which exceeds the limit mentioned in the online application form. What should I do?

A. Candidates must compress the file and then upload it.

Q. I forgot my application details. How can I obtain my application number?

A. Candidates who are already registered for KVPY 2017 can obtain their application details by clicking on ‘Forgot Application Number or Password’ option available on the KVPY Application Window.

Q. Can I use one of my friend’s phone number while filling KVPY 2017 application form?

A. No. Candidates are suggested to use their personal mobile number during registration and e-mail ID for further login purposes.

Q. How can I check KVPY application status?

A. Candidates can check their application status by login with username and password provided during online KVPY 2017 application process.

KVPY 2017 Eligibility Criteria

All the candidates must be eligible to appear KVPY 2017. Through the KVPY 2017 candidates are given fellowships to study in India. Students intending to pursue/pursing under graduate program under Distance Education scheme/correspondence course of any university are not eligble to apply for KVPY 2017. Below are the eligibility criteria for three different streams:

  • Candidates should be an Indian National.

  • Stream SA (Class X): Candidates have to complete their 10th class with Science & Mathematics subjects. They have to secure at least 75% marks (65% marks for SC/ST/PwD) aggregate in the qualifying examination.

  • Stream SX (Class XII): Candidates have to pass 10th class with minimum 75% marks (65% for SC/ST/PwD) in aggregate in Mathematics & Science subjects. Candidates also have to qualify the 10+2 examination with Science subjects & secure at least 60% marks (50% for SC/ST/PWD category) in aggregate.

  • Stream SB (B.Sc): Candidates have to complete their 10+2 examination & secure minimum 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PwD) in aggregate in Science Subjects. Candidates also have to pass their 1st year final examination & secure at least 60% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PwD).

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