KVPY Syllabus and Subjects

As such, no particular syllabus is prescribed for the written test. However the course content is only what the student has learnt till Class 12. The main objective of this test is to test the understanding and analytical ability of the student rather than his/her factual knowledge.

  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry

Instructions

The following instructions should be kept in mind.

  1. The duration of test is 3 hours (9.30 a. m. To 12.30 p. m.).

  2. The exam is multiple choice questions based for 100 marks. The paper has two parts, Part I consisting of four sections (each containing 20 questions) and four sections in Part II (each containing 10 questions). You are given choice to answer any THREE of the four sections in Part I, and any TWO of the four sections in Part II.

  3. The composition of the question paper is given in the table below:

    Subject Part I

    Part II

    Mathematics 20 questions-1 mark each

    10 questions-2 marks each

    Physics 20 questions-1 mark each

    10 questions-2 marks each

    Chemistry 20 questions-1 mark each

    10 questions-2 marks each

    Biology 20 questions-1 mark each

    10 questions-2 marks each

  4. The answer paper is an OMR sheet. All the answers are to be marked in the given sheet itself.

  5. One correct answer among the four given choices is to be marked.

  6. There is negative marking for wrong answers. Unanswered questions will not be evaluated and will not be penalized as a wrong answer.

  7. In Part I each correct answer gets 1 mark and for each incorrect answer 0.25 marks will be deducted. In Part II 2 marks will be given for each correct answer and 0.5 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

Discussions & Questions

  • KVPY Class 9 syllabus?

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    KVPY is conducted for Class XI and XII students and the syllabus is the corresponding syllabus for the classes.

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  • I wanted to know about class 10th syllabus and application form date.

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    Please refer the following link for eligibility of KVPY examination - http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPY-Information/KVPY-Eligibility.html. All the updates will be made live as and when available on the Examrace website itself.

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  • Is writing biology optional for students of 11th in KVPY?

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    Please check out the following link at teh website - http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPY-Information/KVPY-Exam-Pattern.html

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  • How can we find tan 90 cot 90?

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    We can solve this as tan 90 = sin 90/cos 90 and cot 90 = cos 90/sin 90, when we multiply the two we get sin 90/cos 90 x cos 90/sin 90 = 1

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  • In which standerd I can give this exam? & I want some more detail about this exam and sylabus. Are there any conditions to apply for this exam? Which are the possible dates of exam?

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    Please check out the eligibility for KVPY at the following link - http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPY-Information/KVPY-Eligibility.html

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  • What is the exact syllabus for the KVPY exam being conducted in 2015? And I have not opted for mathematics in class 11. Till which class do we need to pursue. Maths in order to give this exam?

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    Please check out the KVPY past papers and you will get an idea about the syllabus of KVPY - http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPY-Previous-Years-Papers/

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  • What is the Syallabus for KVPY exam conducted on 1st november,2015

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    You need to cover the syllabus for class 11th and 12th, there is no prescribed syllabus for KVPY.

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